Highlands North Carolina has an aura about it. It’s in the air and is palpable as soon as you ascend the mountain arriving in a town that’s 4118 feet above sea level and 20 degrees cooler than anywhere else in the Southern plains. Some say “it’s just healthier in Highlands”. It’s sweater-weather every day. Families move here to breathe it all in. The beauty and climate of a temperate rainforest brings out the best in people whether you’re here to do nothing more than enjoy a good and a cup of coffee, or become one with the great outdoors during a long hike, or a day of fly fishing on a gin-clear mountain stream.
Living in Highlands
We like to say “Visit for a weekend, and you’ll stay for a lifetime”. Both part-time or full-time residents know Highlands makes life better and makes them better at life! Clear blue skies, cool, sunshine, abundant showers, and snowfall. The Highlands tapestry unveils splendor and majesty in every season.
Real Estate in Highlands
The Highlands real estate climate matches the weather, it’s changing all the time. Highlands is now a year-round market. Those who decide to sell their property, find a 12-month cycle of Buyers. Properties in Highlands show off the great outdoors. You will quickly realize that you live here to be outside… more than inside and homes reflect that simple truth. Mountain-side log cabins, In-town cottages, Mid Century Modern Mountain Homes, Contemporary-styled 270-degree windowed views of the forests & mountains, and Country Club settings all blend together forming a diverse availability of the property.
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