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Waterfront Homes for Sale Near Asheville, NC

Explore waterfront homes for sale near Asheville, NC from Beverly-Hanks REALTORS®. Western North Carolina is home to some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country. It’s the perfect area to find lakefront real estate and riverfront property for sale. Founded in 1976, Beverly-Hanks has extensive knowledge and background information for all that Western North Carolina real estate has to offer. We have agents specializing in waterfront property throughout the greater Asheville and Western North Carolina area.

Waterfront real estate in our Western North Carolina lake communities provides the best setting and backdrop for an active retirement, summer vacations and pleasant year-round living. In addition to lakes, fly fishing enthusiasts will love the many riverfront properties available in the area as well.

Looking to build on undeveloped land? We can help there too. We have many pieces of land available, should you choose to build. View all waterfront properties in Western North Carolina below and continue scrolling to learn about a few of our favorite lake communities:

Lake Houses for Sale Near Asheville, NC



Lake James Real Estate:

Lake James is a large reservoir straddling the border of Burke and McDowell counties. With over 150 miles of shoreline, the lake offers numerous recreational activities to visitors and locals alike. Housing development has been considerable since the 1980s so there are plenty of lake houses for sale on and near Lake James.

Homes for Sale on Lake Lure:

Lake Lure is probably the most known lake in the greater Asheville area because its neighboring town was named after the lake. Every year, Lake Lure attracts 1,000s of tourists from across North America and abroad. A resort community within Western North Carolina, Lake Lure offers numerous outdoor activities both on the water and off. Browse lakefront houses below and visit our community page to see all Lake Lure real estate options we have to offer.

Real Estate in Lake Summit, NC:

About 7 miles south of Hendersonville, NC you’ll find Lake Summit. With just 10 miles of shoreline, it’s not as big as the other lakes we’ve covered but it offers trademark Western North Carolina beauty nonetheless. Although non-residents do have limited access to the lake, it is more easily accessible through resident’s private docks making it a little quieter than other lakes in the area. See all lake homes available on Lake Summit below.

Lake Toxaway Real Estate:

The largest private lake in Western North Carolina, Lake Toxaway is located between Brevard, NC and Cashiers, NC in Transylvania County. It offers 14 miles of shoreline and is one of the cleanest lakes in the region. Residents can enjoy the lake via kayak, canoe, paddleboard or an evening cruise. View lakefront homes available on Lake Toxaway and see why such names as the Rockefellers, Fords and Edisons were drawn to the area.

Riverfront Property in Western North Carolina:

In addition to lake houses, the greater Asheville area offers stunning riverfront property for sale. A number of rivers run through Western North Carolina that are great for outdoor activities such as fly fishing, kayaking, canoeing, rafting or tubing. Local rivers include the French Broad river which is the 3rd oldest river in the world and runs through Asheville, the Catawba River featuring the picturesque Catawba Falls waterfalls, Mills River after which the city of Mills River, NC was named and a number of others. With so many options, now is the perfect time to browse riverfront homes for sale with Beverly-Hanks.

2057 Waterfront Homes in Western North Carolina

3955 Little Pine Road in Marshall, NC 28753 - MLS# 3893040
22.87 acr


3955 Little Pine Road
Marshall 28753

This property has... a creek, mountain views, flat land, electric, fiber optic internet, gardens, paved road frontage, no restrictions, 20+ acres, i ...

MLS# 3893040 - Coming Soon
Listed by Keller Williams Professionals

12 Crossvine Alley in Asheville, NC 28804 - MLS# 3893903
3 bed  ·  2/1 ba  ·  2021 Hsq ft  ·  0.3 acr


12 Crossvine Alley
Asheville 28804

Do you absolutely love the sound of the constant flow of water, then this is your home located on the best lot with the closest proximity to the Fre ...

MLS# 3893903 - Coming Soon
Listed by Blueblaze Real Estate Group LLC

122 Isuhdavga Court in Brevard, NC 28712 - MLS# 3892660
4 bed  ·  2/1 ba  ·  3562 Hsq ft  ·  0.96 acr


122 Isuhdavga Court
Brevard 28712

Looking for new construction but don't want the stress, hassle, and unknowns factors of building? This is a rare opportunity that won't last. This c ...

MLS# 3892660 - Coming Soon
Listed by Connestee Falls Realty

17 River Knoll Drive in Asheville, NC 28805 - MLS# 3893369
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  1607 Hsq ft  ·  0.09 acr


17 River Knoll Drive
Asheville 28805

This delightful end-unit townhome features Swannanoa River views and effortless, main-level living just 10 minutes to both downtown Asheville & Blac ...

MLS# 3893369 - Coming Soon
Listed by Asheville Realty Group

000 Nc Hwy 197 Highway #5 in Burnsville, NC 28714 - MLS# 3891288
0.61 acr


000 Nc Hwy 197 Highway #5
Burnsville 28714

Need a spot for retreating to clear your head? Located directly across from the beautiful Cane River and less than 15 mins to the heart of the livel ...

MLS# 3891288 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams - Weaverville

227 Gibbs Road in Leicester, NC 28748 - MLS# 3894377
3 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  2739 Hsq ft  ·  2.82 acr


227 Gibbs Road
Leicester 28748

When you walk in the door you notice beautiful wood builtins surrounding the gas fireplace in the living area leading to the eat-in kitchen with ton ...

MLS# 3894377 - Active
Listed by Coldwell Banker King

25 Black Crow Road in Burnsville, NC 28714 - MLS# 3894624
1.5 acr


25 Black Crow Road
Burnsville 28714

+/- 1.5 acres of forgotten beauty sits on a level lot with a small stream in west Yancey just off Horton Creek Rd. The cycle of life dictates that w ...

MLS# 3894624 - Active

59 Shelburne Woods Drive in Asheville, NC 28806 - MLS# 3894641
0.13 acr


59 Shelburne Woods Drive
Asheville 28806

A new, small neighborhood of custom net-zero homes in the heart of West Asheville, Shelburne Woods offers end-of-road privacy with creek views in a ...

MLS# 3894641 - Active
Listed by Select Premium Properties Inc

162 Gold Run in Rutherfordton, NC 28139 - MLS# 3894704
3 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  2340 Hsq ft  ·  0.98 acr


162 Gold Run
Rutherfordton 28139

This attractive home is situated on .98 acres with mature hardwoods, in a quiet neighborhood, at the end of a cul-de-sac. The house was built in 201 ...

MLS# 3894704 - Active
Listed by

211 Ridge Top Drive in Connelly Springs, NC 28612 - MLS# 3892503
1.03 acr


211 Ridge Top Drive
Connelly Springs 28612

Harbor Ridge, a gated community just minutes off I-40 between Hickory and Morganton. Community amenities include picnic pavillion, boat/rv storage f ...

MLS# 3892503 - Active
Listed by RE/MAX A-Team

87 Ossarooga Court #024/06 in Brevard, NC 28712 - MLS# 3892735
4 bed  ·  4 ba  ·  2897 Hsq ft  ·  0.46 acr


87 Ossarooga Court #024/06
Brevard 28712


MLS# 3892735 - Active
Listed by Looking Glass Realty LLC

00 Big Laurel Road in Marshall, NC 28753 - MLS# 3893194
250.27 acr


00 Big Laurel Road
Marshall 28753

LOOKING FOR EXTREME PRIVACY WITH A GREAT LOCATION? Less than 2 miles from I26, 15 minutes to downtown Mars Hill, 20 minutes to Weaverville, 30 minu ...

MLS# 3893194 - Active
Listed by New Horizons Realty

81 Foundry Lane in Hendersonville, NC 28792 - MLS# 3893429
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  1580 Hsq ft  ·  0.27 acr


81 Foundry Lane
Hendersonville 28792

Stunning immaculate meticulously maintained home located in desirable Vista at Blacksmith Run. This well-designed home includes open floor plan, tra ...

MLS# 3893429 - Active
Listed by Apple Country Realty LLC

106 Highland Street in Weaverville, NC 28787 - MLS# 3893511
3 bed  ·  1 ba  ·  1071 Hsq ft  ·  0.7 acr


106 Highland Street
Weaverville 28787

Perfect Weaverville location just between Lake Louise and all our popular downtown has to offer. Restaurants, boutique stores, breweries, parks, an ...

MLS# 3893511 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams - Weaverville

165 Fie Top Road in Maggie Valley, NC 28751 - MLS# 3893817
2 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  1259 Hsq ft  ·  0.282 acr


165 Fie Top Road
Maggie Valley 28751

Bring on the nostalgia! Your quaint, rustic cabin on the creek with year-round access and a separate living quarters/studio for supplemental income! ...

MLS# 3893817 - Active
Listed by Beverly-Hanks, REALTORS®

50 Starlight Circle in Brevard, NC 28712 - MLS# 3894153
  ·  1 ba  ·  292 Hsq ft  ·  0.44 acr


50 Starlight Circle
Brevard 28712

Absolutely adorable "Fairy Tale" cottage. Lovingly hand constructed by owners. Fantastic hand crafted wooden spiral staircase leading to the sleepin ...

MLS# 3894153 - Active Under Contract
Listed by Beverly-Hanks, REALTORS®

99999 Old Yellow Mountain Road in Marion, NC 28752 - MLS# 3894221
124.99 acr


99999 Old Yellow Mountain Road
Marion 28752

Spanning 125 acres near Blue Ridge Parkway, this magnificent property is loaded with merchantable timber and excellent wildlife habitat. Walnut Cove ...

MLS# 3894221 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams - Black Mtn.

000 Edens Drive in Linville Falls, NC 28647 - MLS# 3894285
43.79 acr


000 Edens Drive
Linville Falls 28647

Beautiful LARGE 43 ACRE TRACT at the foot of Humpback Mountain & ADJACENT TO the BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY/NATIONAL PARK SERVICE! This is truly a gem if yo ...

MLS# 3894285 - Active
Listed by