If you work in the NC High Country and are looking for an affordable place to live in an outdoor paradise, then check out Northeast Tennessee, which is located only 20 minutes from Boone, NC.  Here housing prices are more affordable and you can purchase much more house for the money. Our area is also a lot less crowded and there is plenty of room to enjoy your privacy and the many great outdoor activities. Buckles’ Properties is one of the largest rental property companies in this area and has many affordable homes available for purchase and a large selection of land options at very reasonable prices.