Lake Murray Real Estate Company wants to welcome you to Lake Murray, South Carolina, one of the largest fresh water lakes in the Southeast. Our office is located beside Home Depot on Highway 378 in Lexington, SC. We specialize in Real Estate on or near Lake Murray, SC. Lake Murray is located in the central part of South Carolina, only minutes to Columbia, the Capitol of South Carolina. Columbia, Lexington and Irmo offer many residents job opportunities while living on Lake Murray. Centrally located, the mountains are only a few hours away or you can visit South Carolina world famous beaches in two hours also. Our Sister Company, Hilton Head Island Real Estate Company, can show you Oceanfront Property in Hilton Head, SC and help you find that dream house at the Beach!!
With over 500 miles of shoreline, there are a variety of prices and locations you can live or have a second home. Home Prices range from $200,000 to over $1 Million. Lots range from $100,000 to $800,000. There are several Condo complexes on Lake Murray with prices ranging from $150,000 to $500,000, mostly two and three bedroom condos or townhomes. You can even rent your condo or home out during the season to offset some costs. Click here to see all the ACTIVE LISTINGS on Lake Murray, South Carolina.
Lake Murray is so large, there are several towns that surround the Lake and provide medical facilities, banking, shopping and dining amenities. Columbia is the largest city near Lake Murray, which offers a large variety of Hospitals, Malls, Outlets, restaurants, golf courses, Theatres, Art Galleries and more to entertain you when you are not on Lake Murray. Located near the dam is Lexington which provides Medical facilities, banking, shopping and dining on a smaller scale than Columbia, but is conveniently located only minutes from the southern part of Lake Murray. On the northern side of Lake Murray is Irmo, another Town that provides commercial facilities. Columbiana Mall is only minutes from the Northern part of Lake Murray. Chapin, Gilbert, Ballentine and Saluda all surround Lake Murray. Depending on the size and age of the home, the size of the lot, amount of waterfrontage, view and how close you are to the dam will normally determine the price of your home. The closer you are to the Dam and Columbia, Homes and property normally cost more.
Lake Murray offers some of the best fishing and boating in the Carolinas. There are yacht clubs you can join and many annual fishing tournaments you can compete in. With depths reaching over 150 feet, Stripers are abundant and extremely fun to catch. Large Mouth Bass and Catfish are in large numbers in Lake Murray also. Trolling, Top Water and Live bait seem to work at different times of the year. There are many guides to teach you Lake Murray.
Timberlake is the only Private Golf Course community on Lake Murray with Marina, Golf Course, Clubhouse and residential opportunities for single family homes on Lake Murray and on the Golf Course. Click here to see homes and property in Timberlake Community. There are several more golf courses located within minutes of Lake Murray.
Lake Murray is named after William Murray, an engineer that with his partner T. C. Williams, conceived, which at the time was considered "the world's largest earthen dam" when it was completed. They harnessed hydroelectric power here to bring electricity to the middle part of South Carolina. Work on the dam across the Saluda River was started on September 21, 1927 and was finished on June 30, 1930. Film of the venture has been preserved at the University of South Carolina.
With over twenty years in the Real Estate Business, Robert Young, Broker and Owner of Lake Murray Real Estate Company and his agents can assist you in finding the right home for you. Whether your dream is to live on Lake Murray or simply have that Lake front getaway as a second home, Lake Murray offers you tremendous value. You can still find waterfront homes from $250,000 to over $1 Million. Estate Homes or little lake front cottages, we can help you find that right property. We like to call it "Vacation at Home". You have everything you need right at your back door.
To get all the information you need to buy Real Estate on Lake Murray, we recommend you contact us for your FREE BUYING KIT. You can do your own research by going to all the ACTIVE LISTINGS on Lake Murray. You can look at our FEATURED LISTINGS to get an overview of what Lake Murray has to offer.
If you are selling property, we are a great company to work with. We currently work with REALTOR.COM to promote all our listings on enhanced listings and featured listings. We can also send you a FREE SELLING KIT and FREE MARKET ANALYSIS on your property to give you an idea of the selling price. Our Sister Company, Hilton Head Island Real Estate Company provides us opportunities to market to clients that see our waterfront as very affordable.
We can send you a LAKE MURRAY MAP showing all the Lake front and surrounding area. Please feel free to CONTACT US for information regarding buying or selling Real Estate on Lake Murray.
Robert Young, Broker In Charge, Lake Murray Real Estate Company.