Lake Murray Waterfront Homes

Lake Murray is a beautiful 50,000-acre reservoir that supplies water and electricity to the nearby capital city of Columbia. It’s also a major recreational venue in the area for fishing, boating and swimming. With over 600 miles of shoreline dotted with lovely Lake Murray waterfront homes, the lake never feels crowded. There’s plenty of room for developed communities; it is 41 miles long and was formerly the largest man-made reservoir in the world.

Lake Murray real estate ranges from affordable rustic homes to large waterfront showplaces. You can find some of the best values by looking at Lake Murray foreclosures where you might be able to snatch a property at a deeply discounted price. However, you need to act quickly because these homes sell fast. The Lake Murray homes for sale are an easy commute to Columbia, which is the largest city in South Carolina. Homes for sale Lake Murray are ideal for weekend retreats or full time occupancy. 

The University of South Carolina in Columbia maintains a steady enrollment of 30,000 students, and these future scientists and business people spend relaxing weekends renting boats and waterskiing on the lake. When they graduate, a large number of them decide to remain in the area and are surprised to find that the Lake Murray homes are so affordable. Lake Murray Estates in Batesburg and Lake Murray Shores in Leesville are two communities with Lake Murray homes that appeal to young professionals. Buying one of the inexpensive Lake Murray foreclosures is a great way to begin your journey to financial independence. The homes are a terrific value and have tremendous upside potential for property appreciation. 

Fort Jackson is a major military base in Columbia, and many retired soldiers are interested in buying one of the Lake Murray homes for sale. They may have traveled the world, but they end up preferring the mild winters and fragrant pines that make this area so delightful. Many of the Lake Murray homes have large wooded lots that appeal to families who have lived their lives in crowded military housing. 

You can contact us for all your Lake Murray real estate needs. If you choose one of the Lake Murray waterfront homes, you’ll enjoy the timeless pleasure of watching the early morning mist slowly clear as the diving birds break the silence as they send ripples spreading across the water. If you prefer a home away from the water, we have many homes for sale on Lake Murray that have easy lake access but are located on dry lots. Whatever you want; we are here to help!

Lake Murray Homes For Sale

452 LAKE ESTATE DRIVE, Chapin SC 29036

$1,350,000

452 LAKE ESTATE DRIVE, Chapin

NEW HEIGHTS On Lake Murray-Design & Quality make this home truly exceptional! Impressive windows bring the magnificent panoramic beauty of Lake Murray into almost every r...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 6.5
  • Courtesy of Coldwell Banker United

1594 SPENCE ROAD Unit #5, Lexington SC 29072

$1,200,000

1594 SPENCE ROAD Unit #5, Lexington

Build your waterfront home on an ultra-private, dream lot in the heart of Lexington! A super rare 1.32 acre peninsula lot w/ 600+ feet of lakefront on a gated private isl...

  • Beds
  • Baths
  • Courtesy of Lifesouthern LLC

1228 MORNING SHORE DRIVE, Lexington SC 29072

$1,195,000

1228 MORNING SHORE DRIVE, Lexington

John D'Alpe custom built home (Masterpiece Bldrs.) with attention to details, incredible molding, open plan w/large rooms, perfect flow for entertaining.Eat-in gourmet ki...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 4.5
  • Courtesy of EXIT Real Est Consultants

1222 MORNING SHORE DRIVE, Lexington SC 29072

$1,099,000

1222 MORNING SHORE DRIVE, Lexington

Stunning, big lake views from a truly amazing custom built executive lake home perfectly situated on .7 acres w/ 170' of water frontage overlooking beautiful Lake Murray....

  • Beds 6
  • Baths 5.5
  • Courtesy of Russell & Jeffcoat

11 DUE WEST DRIVE, Lexington SC 29072

$1,025,000

11 DUE WEST DRIVE, Lexington

Absolutely stunning house in Spence Plantation, a gated community. Beautiful landscaping on large 1.06 acre private lot, newly renovated dock with seating area, boat ramp...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 4.5
  • Courtesy of Asset Realty Inc

308 DAWN ISLAND COURT, Chapin SC 29036

$975,000

308 DAWN ISLAND COURT, Chapin

'La Mason' featured in Lake Murray Magazine boasts modified Louisiana river home set up for modern lake living. Guests are greeted by spacious wrap-around veranda and stu...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 4.5
  • Courtesy of ERA Wilder Realty

115 MISTY MORNING POINT, Leesville SC 29070

$948,500

115 MISTY MORNING POINT, Leesville

Magnificent,low country style home on lg lot ON Lake Murray.Lakeside Master Suite opens to deck;has walk-in closet,private BA w/lg shower,2 vanities,English porcelain jet...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 4.5
  • Courtesy of EXIT Real Est Consultants

164 HARVEST MOON DRIVE, Leesville SC 29070

$939,900

164 HARVEST MOON DRIVE, Leesville

Exquisite architectural style in & out,gated community w/pool, tennis & fitness room.Executive waterfront home w/134'deep water.Exceptional charm throughout made for ente...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 5.5
  • Courtesy of ERA Wilder Realty

631 TIMBERLAKE DRIVE, Chapin SC 29036

$849,500

631 TIMBERLAKE DRIVE, Chapin

BREATHTAKING VIEWS - There aren't enough adjectives to describe this delightful Lake Murray home built to capture the magnificent water views. Gracious, warm & relaxing t...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 4.5
  • Courtesy of Coldwell Banker United

108 HARVEST MOON DRIVE, Leesville SC 29070

$755,000

108 HARVEST MOON DRIVE, Leesville

Stunning home with beautiful appointments & thoughtful attention to detail & comfort. Builder's personal home offers 3 BRs on main level, FROG w/ full Bath, elegant & la...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.5
  • Courtesy of Russell & Jeffcoat

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