Read the latest trends and information on popular lakefront communities

Lake Community Articles

According to PCR site visitors who come looking for their ideal community, living on or near a lake ranks among the most desirable lifestyle amenity. Because so many active adults and retirees want to live in a lakefront community, we've assembled a series of articles that delve into the trends and amenities of the nation's most popular communities with lakes. Read about some of the best lake towns, explore pristine lakefront properties, and discover all the amazing waterfront activities offered in lake communities. 

Most Popular Lake Communities of 2023

Whether it's watching breathtaking sunsets, engaging in water sports, or simply enjoying a picnic by the water's edge, these popular lakefront communities encompass both physical and emotional well-being, making it an idyllic choice for those seeking a harmonious and vibrant lifestyle.

Tennessee Boating Communities for Retirees

For those looking to retire on or near water, there are some wonderful options in the Volunteer State, and here we’ll explore a few of the best boating communities in Tennessee.

Five of the Best Lake Communities in the U.S.

Explore five of the best lake communities in the U.S., each offering a distinct style, unique natural beauty, and an impressive array of amenities to stay active while enjoying outdoor recreation and pristine lake living. 

Best Lake Communities in North Carolina

North Carolina is home to many lakes, and better still, lake communities with amazing lakefront homes. Here we break down some of the best lakefront retirement communities in North Carolina. 

Best Lakefront Communities in Tennessee

For boating, fishing, or just admiring, these top lake communities should definitely be on your shortlist if you’re considering retirement in The Volunteer State.  

Lakefront Communities with Homes Under $350,000

Explore seven shimmering affordable lakefront home communities, all featuring houses you can buy for $350,000 or less.    

Live the Lakefront Lifestyle in Texas

Looking for a home in a tranquil, lakeside setting? Whether considering a retirement, primary, or vacation home, look no further than Texas to find your perfect lakeside community.