Lynn Kimball – Your Source for Highlands NC Real Estate

For over 30 years, Lynn Kimball has specialized in signature properties in the Highlands and Cashiers areas of Western North Carolina. The real estate choices here are endless; whether you are looking for a rustic mountain retreat, luxury estate home, golf and country club property, quaint cottage, or maintenance-free condo, Lynn can find the perfect signature property for you. As a broker with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Meadows Mountain Realty, let Lynn use her expertise and dedication to help you discover the unique mountain charm that is Highlands and Cashiers.

Take a tour of Highlands and Cashiers!

Steeped in history, Highlands and Cashiers offer a rare combination of scenic beauty, ideal climate, and a variety of outdoor recreational activities, all with a charming blend of cultural amenities, fine dining, specialty shops, and choice accommodations. Perhaps the greatest natural asset found in the area is the warm and welcoming spirit of its people.

Explore the Mountains of Western NC!

Western North Carolina

The Highlands-Cashiers area has much to offer. There are panoramic mountain views, waterfalls, lakes and streams, rolling hills, pasture land, or simply the beauty of a wooded forest. The many outdoor activities include golf and country clubs, tennis, nature tours, hiking, fishing, whitewater rafting, repelling and snow skiing.
Visit our Recreation and Outdoor Activities section for more detailed information!

Visit Downtown Highlands

Downtown Highlands N.C.

Within the five blocks of Main Street that make up the center of town, Highlands is a charming blend of city and country cultures. You will find antique and art galleries, specialty boutiques, fine jewelry, and local handicrafts. There are over twenty restaurants, and a wide array of accommodations including suite hotels, historic inns, rustic cabins and genteel bed and breakfasts. Cultural amenities abound including professional theatre, visual arts and much more. Click here for more...

Lake and Mountain Properties

Mountain properties

The Highlands-Cashiers area offers a wide variety of real estate possibilities to meet the needs of any lifestyle. Whether you prefer to live in town, in a private getaway or a gated golf and country club community, we offer cottages, cabins, elegant mountain homes, large estates, condominiums, or the perfect home site for building a special mountain retreat
Contact us today to receive a buyers guide, or simply start your MLS property search here.

Golf and Country Club Properties

For golfers and tennis buffs, there are five private country clubs within close proximity of Downtown Highlands and several more near Cashiers and Sapphire. These communities feature lush mountain golf courses, clubhouses for social activities, private dining, tennis, and fitness centers. If you choose to live in the beauty and privacy a club community without indulging in the activities, most do not require club membership. Others offer membership even if you live elsewhere. Click here for more information.

Lynn's Blog

Selling Highlands NC Real Estate, Think Like A Buyer

By lynn | July 21, 2021
Highlands NC REALTOR

Selling Highlands NC Real Estate, Think Like A Buyer Think like a buyer when selling Highlands NC real estate. While not all buyers are alike, there are similarities. For example, buyers are looking for something in a home, whether it be a fixer-upper, a country club home, or a low-maintenance condo. Understanding what your Highlands NC home has to offer and focusing on the buyer that is looking for just that will be extremely helpful. What does your home have to offer? Having a clear understanding of what your home has to offer is a great place to start when listing a Highlands NC home for sale. Great outdoor spaces should be staged to show them off. Likewise, an incredible kitchen should be clean and showcase all that it has to offer. Furthermore, all marketing materials should reflect the best features of a home. This includes size, location, and amenities. […]


Highlands NC Real Estate, Lifestyle Drives Market

By lynn | July 17, 2021
Lunch Poolside

Highlands NC Real Estate, Lifestyle Drives Market Lifestyle drives the market when it comes to Highlands NC real estate. The Southern Blue Ridge Mountains are a special place, offering natural beauty and a plethora of activities to enjoy in the great outdoors. The active lifestyle and fresh mountain air attract people who want to be active, healthy, and outside. Highlands NC homes offer easy access to the outdoors and all of the activities people are looking for in the mountains. Highlands NC homes embrace the environment From walls of windows to expansive decks, many Highlands NC homes embrace their outdoor settings. Outdoor living spaces run the gamut from patios and decks to fire pits and gazebos. Additionally, landscaping and pathways, native plantings, and water features can add to the outdoor enjoyment and entertaining. Variety of locations Whether buyers are looking for the convenience of in-town living, country club living, or […]


Selling Highlands NC Real Estate, REALTOR Helpful

By lynn | July 14, 2021
selling Highlands NC real estate

Selling Highlands NC Real Estate, REALTOR Helpful A REALTOR is helpful when selling Highlands NC real estate. In fact, research suggests that homes sold using a REALTOR will capture a higher price for the homeowner than if he did it on his own. Selling a home via the For Sale By Owner (FSBO) route may hold appeal but it is not as simple as it sounds. An experienced Highlands NC REALTOR will take care of all the details from start to finish. What will a REALTOR do? At the start of the selling process a REALTOR will help a seller with pricing a Highlands NC home for sale. Additionally, a REALTOR will help a seller understand how to prepare a home for sale. When the home is ready photos will be taken and marketing materials will be produced. This includes creating a strong online presence. A REALTOR will schedule showings […]