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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.

2458 Waterfront Homes in Western North Carolina

710 Marietta Street in Asheville, NC 28803 - MLS# 3772874
4 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  1478 Hsq ft  ·  0.164 acr


710 Marietta Street
Asheville 28803

Own a part of Asheville history! "Pete's Cottage" is a Marietta Street treasure originally built by local carpenter Clarence "Pete" Taylor in the 19 ...

MLS# 3772874 - Active
Listed by Nest Realty Asheville

78 Margaret Drive in Leicester, NC 28748 - MLS# 3783051
2 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  2363 Hsq ft  ·  15 acr


78 Margaret Drive
Leicester 28748

Private and beautifully appointed log home on 15+ acres. The property contains a waterfall, stream and 2 ponds. The owner purchased the home in 2010 ...

MLS# 3783051 - Active
Listed by AVL Realty Group

136 Sweetwater Lane in Mooresboro, NC 28114 - MLS# 3785953
3 bed  ·  2/1 ba  ·  2342 Hsq ft  ·  12.5 acr


136 Sweetwater Lane
Mooresboro 28114

Custom brick home with 12+ acres has so much to offer! On the main floor you’ll find spacious living area with gas log fireplace, open kitchen ...

MLS# 3785953 - Active
Listed by RE/MAX Journey

187-5 Tri Vista Drive #5 in Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 - MLS# 3787130
2 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  0.06 acr


187-5 Tri Vista Drive #5
Lake Junaluska 28745

Totally updated Tri Vista Condo - Upper End Unit - quiet 2nd floor. 2 spacious bedrooms / 2 tiled baths. Beautiful views from the covered back porc ...

MLS# 3787130 - Active
Listed by Lakeshore Realty

121 Greenleaf Drive in Flat Rock, NC 28731 - MLS# 3775283
4 bed  ·  2/2 ba  ·  5995 Hsq ft  ·  1.5 acr


121 Greenleaf Drive
Flat Rock 28731

Gracious and sophisticated describes the style of this unique home in Kenmure-a gated community. Situated on 1.5 totally private acres with stream a ...

MLS# 3775283 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams Realty Mountain Partners

00 Cove Creek Lane #155 in Weaverville, NC 28787 - MLS# 3781095
2.85 acr


00 Cove Creek Lane #155
Weaverville 28787

Beautiful creekfront lot! Looking for a place to build your dream home in an established community with breathtaking mountain views? Look no further ...

MLS# 3781095 - Active
Listed by GreyBeard Realty

443 Glen Valley Drive #204 in Weaverville, NC 28787 - MLS# 3782145
4.1 acr


443 Glen Valley Drive #204
Weaverville 28787

One of the very few properties in WNC that offers its very own waterfall! Enjoy the spectacular mountain views and listen to the creek on this priva ...

MLS# 3782145 - Active
Listed by GreyBeard Realty

880 Glen Valley Drive #209 in Weaverville, NC 28787 - MLS# 3782169
7.08 acr


880 Glen Valley Drive #209
Weaverville 28787

Walking trails, creeks, breathtaking longe range mountain views, what more could you want? This 7+ acre lot is located at the top of the Seven Glens ...

MLS# 3782169 - Active
Listed by GreyBeard Realty

301 Fallen Rock Drive #210 in Weaverville, NC 28787 - MLS# 3782174
10.06 acr


301 Fallen Rock Drive #210
Weaverville 28787

This large lot is loaded with extras! There is a driveway cut in at the property, a graded home site, spectacular views for days! Hear the babbling ...

MLS# 3782174 - Active
Listed by GreyBeard Realty

215 Meadow Branch Road in Marshall, NC 28753 - MLS# 3782999
38.5 acr


215 Meadow Branch Road
Marshall 28753

East Fork Farm is a picturesque, income producing farm nestled at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains about 30 min outside Ashville, NC. Sitting on ...

MLS# 3782999 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams Professionals

644 E Payne Road in Marion, NC 28752 - MLS# 3783924
4 bed  ·  4 ba  ·  4803 Hsq ft  ·  41.7 acr


644 E Payne Road
Marion 28752

This amazing custom home with basement sits on 42.7 acres and offers spectacular mountain views (including Mount Mitchell) from the wrap around porc ...

MLS# 3783924 - Active
Listed by MartinGroup Properties Inc

4050 Pickens Highway in Rosman, NC 28772 - MLS# 3784600
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  1420 Hsq ft  ·  5.43 acr


4050 Pickens Highway
Rosman 28772

What a Sweet Property.! Middle Fork French Broad River runs across the whole property, Stocked Trout Pond, Large Open Lower Field, 5.43 acres of Pri ...

MLS# 3784600 - Active
Listed by Mountain Real Estate Rocks

14 Big Laurel Road #14 in Waynesville, NC 28785 - MLS# 3785542
5 acr


14 Big Laurel Road #14
Waynesville 28785

Private, serene, 5-acre forest lot with 2 streams. The sounds of rushing water just outside your bedroom window or porch? Near the center of the lot ...

MLS# 3785542 - Active
Listed by RE/MAX Executive

000 Amber Drive #28 in Bakersville, NC 28705 - MLS# 3785690
2 acr


000 Amber Drive #28
Bakersville 28705

Natural Rock Formations along Bouldered Branch on sequestered wooded lot is ideal location to build your dream mountain get-a-way! Relaxation and p ...

MLS# 3785690 - Active
Listed by Carolina Mountain Realty, Inc.

45 Iya Court in Brevard, NC 28712 - MLS# 3785815
2 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  1498 Hsq ft  ·  0.42 acr


45 Iya Court
Brevard 28712

Mountain retreat awaits! Nestled on a wooded lot in reach of all Connestee Falls has to offer. Walking distance from Lake Atagahi. Backs up to Hole ...

MLS# 3785815 - Active
Listed by Beverly-Hanks, REALTORS®

0 Old Transylvania Turnpike in Sapphire, NC 28774 - MLS# 3786371
0.25 acr


0 Old Transylvania Turnpike
Sapphire 28774

Lot with Many Possibilities: RV, Log Cabin, Tiny Home, SFR, Modular & Mobile Home. All within minutes: Horseback Riding, Hiking, Fishing, Swimmin ...

MLS# 3786371 - Active
Listed by Sell Your Home Services LLC

349 Ladson Road in Horse Shoe, NC 28742 - MLS# 3786523
3 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  2560 Hsq ft  ·  3.68 acr


349 Ladson Road
Horse Shoe 28742


MLS# 3786523 - Active
Listed by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

105 Chinquapin Oak Lane in Hendersonville, NC 28791 - MLS# 3787180
2 bed  ·  2 ba


105 Chinquapin Oak Lane
Hendersonville 28791

The Oaks in Hendersonville. Highly desired end-unit condo all on one floor. Move- in ready and sparkling clean. 2BD/2BA with 2 doors into 2nd bath t ...

MLS# 3787180 - Active
Listed by Beverly-Hanks, REALTORS®