Explore waterfront communities and find real estate on the water

Waterfront Communities

Living near water comes with tranquility, health benefits, recreational opportunities, and scenic views. Waterfront real estate is not limited to luxury beachfront property. Waterfront communities offer a variety of home types and property on lakes, rivers, oceans, and wetlands.

Whether you are looking for a year-round home, vacation home, or retirement destination, waterfront communities offer homes to complement all lifestyles. In addition to water recreation, such as boating and fishing, waterfront communities provide access to amenities such as golf courses, clubhouses, fitness facilities, tennis, and more. Explore these communities and discover the best waterfront homes.

Filter Results (156)

Jasper Highlands

Chattanooga, Tennessee Waterfront Community
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Land for sale at Jasper Highlands ranges from small acreage homesites to large acreage properties suitable for mini-farms or equestrian estates. The community features long-range views overlooking the Tennessee River west of Chattanooga. Land prices range from $41,900 to $500,000, with new homes from $300,000 to over $500,000. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

Rarity Bay

Vonore, Tennessee Waterfront Community
Vonore, Tennessee

Set in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, this private golf and equestrian community is located on a scenic peninsula with 10 miles of shoreline along Lake Tellico in East Tennessee. Amenities include 18 holes of championship golf, an equestrian center with 10 miles of riding trails, clubhouse, swim & tennis club, activity center and private boat docks. Lots priced from $19,900 to $595,000; Condos and Homes from $139,900 to $2.8 million. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

Tellico Village

Loudon, Tennessee Waterfront Community
Loudon, Tennessee

Situated along 40 miles of shoreline on Tellico Lake, this community offers year-round championship golf, lakefront views from almost every lot, and an active Yacht and Country Club. Located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, with easy access to Knoxville, Gatlinburg, and Pigeon Forge. Lots priced from $3,800 to $500,000; Townhomes from $130,000; Homes from $300,000 to $1.5 million. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

WindRiver

Lenoir City, Tennessee Waterfront Community
Lenoir City, Tennessee

WindRiver is a gated lakefront and golf course community on Tellico Lake in East Tennessee. Carefully built among rolling hillsides and gently sloping shoreline, the community offers a range of lakefront, lake view and wooded home sites. Lots are priced from $160,000 to $1 million; Homes are priced from the high $600,000s to $3 million. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

Boot Ranch

Fredericksburg, Texas Waterfront Community
Fredericksburg, Texas

This Texas Hill Country community is situated among rolling hills and vineyards, five miles from the historic town of Fredericksburg, Texas. With an emphasis on a family-centered lifestyle, amenities include a Hal Sutton-designed 18-hole golf course, clubhouse village complex, 4.5-acre pool and sports campus, and all-season outdoor recreation. Lots priced from the $400,000s; Homes and cabins from $1.5 million. Read More...


Request More Information

Sun City Texas

Georgetown, Texas Waterfront Community
Georgetown, Texas

Sun City Texas offers adults, 55 and over, endless recreational and social opportunities. Residents enjoy three championship golf courses, two fitness centers with tennis and swimming, plus miles of walking trails and an activity center that offers art studios, a woodshop, a computer lab, and meeting rooms for clubs and classes. The community is just minutes from the culture and excitement of Austin. Homes priced from the high $200,000s to the high $300,000s Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

Red Ledges

Heber City, Utah Waterfront Community
Heber City, Utah

This four-season mountain community near Park City, Utah, offers a selection of estate home sites and luxurious Western-style cottages, with 18 holes of Jack Nicklaus signature golf, deluxe tennis and equestrian facilities and a private ski chalet at the neighboring Deer Valley Resort. Lots from $300,000+; Homes from $1.2 million to over $6 million. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

Bay Creek

Cape Charles, Virginia Waterfront Community
Cape Charles, Virginia

Bay Creek with a picturesque location that combines laid-back coastal living and beach-time adventures, it’s the ideal setting for families, golfers, nature lovers, and those looking to escape the busy city for a relaxed beach community. This unique master-planned community offers a variety of housing options. Homesites priced from the $70,000s to $500,000; Homes from the $400,000s to $2 million. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

Fawn Lake

Spotsylvania, Virginia Waterfront Community
Spotsylvania, Virginia

Scenically situated on the banks of a 288-acre deep-water lake in Spotsylvania Virginia, Fawn Lake is honored as one of Virginia's most outstanding communities. A certified Audubon cooperative sanctuary, Fawn Lake features a private country club and an award-winning Arnold Palmer championship golf course. Other recreational amenities include, tennis, water-skiing, windsurfing, canoeing and fishing. Lots priced from $80,000 to $700,000; Homes priced from $450,000 to $2.5 million. Read More...


Request More Information

Governor's Land at Two Rivers

Williamsburg, Virginia Waterfront Community
Williamsburg, Virginia

This Williamsburg private golf community features a Tom Fazio golf course, ranked as a Top 10 course in Virginia by Golf Digest, a private yacht club and other recreational amenities in a waterfront setting. Lots from $85,000 to $1.5 million; Custom Homes from $400,000 to $3 million. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information

Kingsmill on the James

Williamsburg, Virginia Waterfront Community
Williamsburg, Virginia

This gated golf community is located on 2,900 protected acres along the James River in historic Williamsburg, Virginia. The resort is a AAA Four Diamond property and features three championship golf courses designed by Pete Dye, Arnold Palmer and Tom Clark and is included in Golf Digest’s list of "The 75 Best Golf Resorts in North America." Amenities include tennis, fitness center, racquetball, spa and salon, marina, guided fishing, and many dining options. Lots priced from $200,000 to $1 million+; Condos from $175,000 to $700,000; Townhomes from $175,000 to $1.6 million+; Homes from $300,000 to $2 million+. Read More...


Request More Information

Spring Creek Golf Community

Zion Crossroads, Virginia Waterfront Community
Zion Crossroads, Virginia

This Central Virginia gated golf community offers 24-hour security, award-winning golf, and resort-style amenities near Charlottesville. Amenities include an 18-hole golf course, clubhouse, fitness center, swimming pool, tennis & pickleball courts, walking trails and more. An on-site business park provides quick access to healthcare, dining, and other services. Homes priced from $250,000 to $800,000; Lots from $75,000 to $250,000. Read More...


Request More Information

The Chamberlin

Hampton, Virginia Waterfront Community
Hampton, Virginia

Formerly known as the Chamberlin Hotel at Historic Fort Monroe, this luxury independent living community offers resort-style amenities, including an indoor heated pool, five-star dining, on-site hair salon and barbershop, housekeeping service, on-demand shuttle transportation, 24-hour concierge and more. Apartments priced from $1,800 to $6,000 monthly. Read More...


Request More Information

Trilogy® at Lake Frederick

Lake Frederick, Virginia Waterfront Community
Lake Frederick, Virginia

Trilogy® by Shea Homes offers a selection of new single-family homes for sale at this new lakeside resort community about an hour west of Washington, D.C. The community is in Virginia's scenic Shenandoah Valley in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Homes priced from the low $400,000s to the $600,000s. Read More...


Request More Information

Port Ludlow

Port Ludlow, Washington Waterfront Community
Port Ludlow, Washington

This waterfront resort and golf community on the Puget Sound offers a mountainside retreat while also allowing easy access to city life of Seattle, WA. The myriad of amenities include an 18-hole golf course, a marina with watercraft rentals, two clubhouses, walking and biking trails, and tennis and pickleball courts. Homes priced from $439,900 to $750,000. Read More...


Request More Information

Glade Springs

Daniels, West Virginia Waterfront Community
Daniels, West Virginia

With the scenic backdrop of West Virginia's Allegheny Mountains, this gated community's amenities include three championship golf courses, a private 69-acre lake, and 26 miles of nature trails. Property owners receive special membership rates at the Glade Springs Golf and Country Club, with its heated swimming pool, racquet club and spa, and tennis courts. Lots priced from $2,000 to $200,000; Townhomes, Condos and Single-Family Homes from $120,000 to $1.5 million. Read More...

Discovery Package Available
Request More Information