Meet the Newest Realtor in Downtown Boone: Lindsay Pinckney

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Lindsay Pinckney, licensed North Carolina Realtor at 828 Real Estate in Boone828 Real Estate is excited to announce the newest licensed North Carolina Realtor to join our team in Boone. Lindsay Pinckney has practiced real estate since 2018 and is passionate about the High Country of North Carolina.

Despite growing up on Hilton Head Island in South Carolina, Lindsay grew up vacationing in Blowing Rock and Boone with her family before attending the University of Alabama. While enrolled at U of A, Lindsay studied Hospitality Management and was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity.

In 2012, Lindsay and her husband, Dustin, moved to Boone. Since then, they have added two boys, Owen and Graham, to their family. Lindsay spends her free time exploring everything the High Country has to offer, traveling and watching Bama football.


Here are 5 Fun Facts Lindsay Wants You to Know

#1: She was Home Schooled

“I was homeschooled until the 9th grade and absolutely loved it. My mom incorporated a lot of travel, so my siblings and I got a lot of hands on learning which was one of my favorite parts of being homeschooled. From St. Augustine, FL to Williamsburg, VA to London, England.”

#2: She’s Moved Around

“I’ve lived in 4 different states. I was born and raised on Hilton Head Island, SC then moved to Tuscaloosa, Alabama while attending the University of Alabama. Lived in Adamsville, TN for 3 years, and have lived in Boone, NC for a total of 5 years!”

#3: She has Siblings

“I’m the youngest of 3 kids. I have a brother who is four years older than me, and a sister who is two years older.”

#4: She Loves Chick-Fil-A

“I love Chick-Fil-A! A #3 eight count with a half sweet half unsweet tea to be exact. I go so often that the employees know me by name and I started using one of their employees as a babysitter.”

#5: She’s a Dancer

“I did ballet from age 3 to 18 and performed in productions such as Swan Lake, Giselle, the Nutcracker, and Sleeping Beauty.”


We are so excited to have Lindsay on our team. Lindsay’s goal with us is to not only make the home buying and selling process seamless, but to form long term relationships and connections with her clients. You can contact Lindsay at 828-268-8004 or shoot her an email at [email protected].

About the Author
Sarah Long is a native of Knoxville, Tennessee. She has spent the last 24 years of her life in North Carolina. In 1997 she moved to Boone to attend Appalachian State University where she received her degree in Theatre Education and Communications. She met her husband, Matt Long, a Boone native and general contractor in a “communications class”. Sarah moved to Charlotte to teach soon after graduation. After 5 years of teaching, they were finally given the opportunity to move back to the place they love, the High Country of NC. In 2007 Sarah received her NC Real Estate License and began her new career. After 3 years in the business, she was presented with an opportunity to help open a Franchise Real Estate Company in the area. Lots of growing, education and relationships were formed over the years with this large brokerage. In 2018 Sarah made the decision to step away from a larger company and start to build a smaller, locally focused brokerage. 828 Real Estate is located in vibrant downtown Boone. It is a boutique brokerage firm that focuses on Quality, not Quantity. Sarah is a member of The High Country Association of Realtors, the North Carolina Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. She is also a member of the Boone Chamber of Commerce and on the board for Downtown Boone Development Association. She successfully completed the REALTOR e-PRO course to become one of a select few real estate professionals to earn the prestigious certification offered through the National Association of REALTORS.® The REALTOR e-PRO certification course is an educational program unlike any other professional certification or designation course available, comprehensive and interactive. It is specifically designed to provide real estate professionals with the technology tools needed to assist consumers in the purchase or sale property. On a personal note, Sarah and Matt have 2 beautiful children, Sadie Rose (11) and Levi (9). The Longs attend Alliance Bible Fellowship and stay connected by serving the community by supporting local non-profits like Western Youth Network, The Appalachian Theatre and Valle Crucis Community Park. The Longs love to spend time outside on hikes, on the river, playing with their pup, shredding the slopes and making the most of their time in this amazing place they get to call home!