Location, location, location, if you’ve ever searched for a property, you have likely heard this phrase over and over. Lake property has obvious appeal and if you’ve ever dreamed of owning lakefront property of your own, you are not alone. In fact, according to Homes.com, the interest in lakefront properties has increased dramatically. In markets all across the country, lake sales have soared in the midst of the pandemic with most of the sales being vacation and second homes as more employers and schools are allowing remote and virtual work. Lakefront property has a myriad of benefits including plenty of fun activities, entertainment. Because of the market and demand for this type of property, lakefront homes can be a wise real estate investment. Here are some of the top advantages, according to Rocket Mortgage.

It Feels Like Always Being On Vacation


It’s hard not to feel like you’re on vacation when at your waterfront abode. Without the obstacle of a long commute to outdoor recreation areas, the allure of water hobbies will be staring you in the face, right in your own backyard! You’ll likely be inclined to spend more time outdoors and reap the health benefits of clean air and more exercise. Additionally, people in waterfront homes may experience greater levels of peace and contentment. A high-value property is typically associated with a phenomenal view. This drives people to spend more time outside – and to feel grateful. These “vacation vibes” will increase your long-term happiness and leave you feeling like you’re on a permanent vacation.

Proximity To Water Sports


Many bodies of water are associated with water sports. Depending on the body of water, you may want to purchase a kayak or stand-up paddleboard to be more active. If you’re on a lake, you may want to take up fishing or boating. Regardless of what your favorite water sports are, being on the water can give you more time to enjoy your sport and stay healthy.

At Lakeshore Realty, we are experts in Lake Junaluska, as well as mountain property and have a wealth of information to share about our area and the real estate market. Whether you are looking to buy or sell a home, our goal is to provide you with the resources and expertise to achieve your goals.

Lakeshore Realty likes to stand out as different, because we are. In today’s market you need a real estate company with experience in this special community. As Lake Junaluska’s ONLY on-site real estate company for more than 20 years, Lakeshore Realty knows the ins & outs’ of this special community, and whether buying or selling, we will strive hard to serve all your real estate needs.