Karen Cleghorn
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Karen Cleghorn


Karen is a member of the High Country Association of Realtors and is licensed to sell real estate in North Carolina.  She has extensive knowledge of the High Country, especially Beech Mountain, Banner Elk and Linville areas including Elk River Club, Linville Ridge Club, Eagles Nest, Headwaters and The Blue Ridge Mountain Club in Blowing Rock.  She recently received her Resort and Second Home Properties certification and earned the designation of Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) indicating her commitment to buyers and sellers of utmost professionalism.  She joined Blue Ridge Realty & Investments in 2014.

Having arrived to the High Country in the late ‘60s’ with her family, Karen grew up on Beech Mountain.  After completing school, she moved to Atlanta where she worked in the commercial real estate industry in administration, and acquired her broker’s license.  Returning to the NC mountains in the late ‘80s’ with her husband, Leon, together with their two sons, Josh and Travis, Karen has lived on Beech Mountain ever since.  Prior to joining Blue Ridge Realty & Investments,LLC Karen and Leon worked together in the construction industry building homes throughout the High Country.  Karen’s active working knowledge of construction makes her especially savvy as a Realtor.

During her leisure time, she enjoys rollerblading, skiing, ice skating as well as walking Drake, the family chocolate Lab.

If you have an interest in buying or selling mountain property, then please contact Karen for her range of professional experience.

Blue Ridge Realty & Investments LLC

Providing agents who are experts in this local area, Blue Ridge Realty & Investments brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate here. It's not the same everywhere, so you need someone you can trust for up-to-date information. We are eager to serve you. Here are some of the things our company can do for you:

Find Your Next Home
You need someone who knows this area inside and out! Our agents can work with you to find the right home at the right price for you, including all the neighborhood amenities that matter - not to mention the essential criteria you have for your ideal home

Sell a Home
When it's time to move, you need someone who will advertise your home, show to prospective buyers, negotiate the purchase contract, arrange financing, oversee the inspections, handle all necessary paperwork and supervise the closing. Our agents can take care of everything you need, from start to close.

Consult on Home Selling Tactics
Oftentimes buyers don't visualize living in your home the way you do. Our agents can make your home attractive to its ideal audience - which can help you get top dollar. Things like staging the home, making repairs or minor improvements, or even simply painting the walls can be the difference between a home resting on the market and one that's sold fast.

Blue Ridge Realty & Investments LLClogo
2237 NC-105
Boone, NC