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North Carolina Lake Properties

NC Lake Homes, Houses, Lots, and Property For Sale

By Matt Lahtela | Broker in Hickory, NC

W. Kerr Scott Lake Reservoir, North Carolina Homes, Houses, Lots, Land - NC Lakefront Real Estate and Property

W. Kerr Scott Lake Reservoir, North Carolina has many beautiful communities located along its shore.  The communities here are luxurious and will include large estate style lots and houses built by some of the area's leading custom home builders.  Home architectural guidelines are in place to ensure that proper homes will meet the overall theme of the neighborhood.  Precautions have been taken to keep the land in its pristine state. And to further protect the value of this community, certain subdivision deed restrictions apply, designed to assure the quality of the natural environment for years to come.  Each individual property is unique and must be visited in person to truly appreciate.

To view available NC Lakefront Properties, visit http://www.nclakefront.com

Some of the lake communities here are:

Lakeshore Landing
Serenity Bay
Malone Bay
Grace Point
Dana’s Point
Cove Harbor
Triple Cove Estates
The Sanctuary at Williams Farm
Heron Point

Three types of properties here include: Lake front or water front, lake view or water view, and lake access or water access property. Lakefront or waterfront property is defined as having the lake out your back door.  Your property borders the lake and you live on the lake.  Lakeview or waterview property is defined where you have a view of the lake, but your property doesn't border the lake.  Lake access or water access property is defined as having access to the lake (your property doesn't border the lake, and you don't see the lake). With lake access or water access property, you are just a short walk or drive away from enjoying the lake.  Whatever type of lifestyle you desire, we'll be able to help! 

What's the first rule of Real Estate?  Location, Location, Location.  Residents in this area will be conveniently located minutes from cultural attractions, local events, entertainment establishments, shopping, hospitals, and fine dining.  This area has become famous for its quality lifestyle and family friendly activities fit for all ages. From museums to shopping, there's something for everyone to enjoy and explore.  North Carolina has many major metropolitan areas throughout the state. The largest cities include the Charlotte Area (Cornelius, Mooresville, Huntersville, Davidson, Denver), Raleigh Area (Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, and Apex), Asheville, Wilmington, Hickory, Burlington, Salisbury, Greensboro, Winston Salem, and High Point.  Wherever you live, you're a short distance to a major metropolitan area.  Why is NC #1 on many people's short list to live?  All of the reasons above plus a Better Climate, Lower Taxes, Lower Cost of Living, and Southern Hospitality.

What to do on the lake today? How about:

   ~ Awake with coffee and watch the morning fog rise off the lake
   ~ Spend the morning bass fishing on the glistening water.
   ~ Take family and friends water skiing around noon.
   ~ Lazy afternoons relaxing in a hammock.
   ~ Complete the day with a sunset wine cruise.

 W. Kerr Scott Lake Reservoir Highlights:

~ 1475 Acres in Size
~ 55 Miles of Shoreline
~ 1100 Foot Elevation
~ Created in 1962
~ Regulated by Army Corp of Engineers.
~ Over 20 miles of shoreline designated as Natural Areas
~ Fully Recreational Lake (Boating, Sailing, Jet Ski’s, Water Skiing, Swimming, etc.)
~ 7  boat launches
~ Skyline Marina
~ Docks are allowed
~ Fishing tournaments, since the lake abounds with many species of fish
~ Constant water level, clear water clarity

Kerr Scott Lake has over 55 miles of shoreline, totaling over 1475 acres of surface area.  Kerr Scott Lake offers 7 boat launches and one marina (Wilkes Skyline Marina).  The lake is a fully recreational lake for swimming, boating (gas or electric engines), sailing, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boats, jet skiing, water skiing, tubing, wakeboarding etc. Waterfront lots have already been assigned Boat Docks Permits by the Army Corp of Engineers.  During the summer months you can enter various fishing tournaments, since the lake abounds with many species of fish. There are several things that have made Kerr Scott Lake extremely attractive:  the natural shoreline, water clarity, and the peacefulness of the country. 

The nature shoreline of Kerr Scott Lake is one of its greatest attractions of this lake. There are 14 Parks and/or Wildlife Management Areas on the lake, making up over 800 Acres of Natural Shoreline, which makes Kerr Scott Lake very distinct from many other lakes. Water clarity is another reason why people want to be on Kerr Scott Lake. Unlike most other North Carolina lakes, Kerr Scott Lake offers clean and clear water.  The shoreline displays custom built homes, ranging in price from $130,000 to $400,000 for dockable waterfront lots and $300,000 to $1,650,000 for lakefront homes.  Non-dockable lots with a slip (seasonal water) range from $50,000 to $130,000.  Water access and water view lots range in price from $40,000 to $80,000.  But what's most important?  Location, Location, Location.  Kerr Scott Lake is located just a few miles from town, but you get the peacefulness of the country.  Boating traffic is rated as low to moderate.  Once you see Kerr Scott Lake you will see why so many people describe the natural beauty as its biggest attraction, and when you see it, you will feel the same.

NC Lake Property is not just a financial investment - but also an investment in your family, your future, your enjoyment, and your peace of mind.

There's nothing better than living along the lake - The water draws us in with its promise of peaceful times and recreational family fun. To own property beside it is a dream for many. And the Southeastern part of the United States has the waterfront property (Oceanfront or Lakefront) in the highest demand. To help you investigate North Carolina and make a sound waterfront investment, we founded NClakefront.com Realty.   

About NClakefront.com Realty - If you're looking for property in a lakefront community in North Carolina, you've come to the right place:  NClakefront.com Realty. We work with many developers throughout the state to help families, like yours, find just the right property. We are committed to creating places where the wonders of nature combine with everyday life.  Our professional staff will provide a pressure-free experience and guide you through the process of purchasing property.  Our reputation for service and attention to detail are clearly evident both during and after the sale.  We assist buyers in finding a primary, vacation, or retirement place. Some of the amenities in subdivisions we work with include:  Gated stone entrance, walking trails, fitness center, golf, tennis, boating, fishing, sailing, horseback riding with horse equestrian facilities, marinas with restaurant, swimming pool, lazy river, spa, hot tub or whirlpool, and so much more!  

You could spend a lifetime exploring all that North Carolina has to offer.  Some of the types of beach, lake, and mountain properties in North Carolina for sale include: 55+ or Active Adult, Coastal, Private and Gated, Land Conservation, Luxury Condominiums and Townhomes, Million Dollar, ocean front, and Resort communities.

Call 800-517-5899 or 828-221-2505 or visit our website at http://www.nclakefront.com to learn more information.

 
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