Why A Realtor…I Have Zillow!

Why Do I Need a Realtor if I Have Zillow

The Internet is a wonderful tool, providing information and skill training with just a couple of search words plugged into Google. One of the interesting consequences though  of an “instant answer” culture, is that it’s easy to get seduced into thinking that information and expertise are the same animal. Do you know people who spend [Continue Reading]

I’m Ready to Buy a Smith Mountain Lake Home. How Important is My Credit Score?

If you’re in the beginning stages of buying a Smith Mountain Lake home, you may be checking out listings in different neighborhoods to get an idea of pricing. However, one of the first steps you should take when preparing to buy a home is checking your credit score. Credit scores give banks an idea of [Continue Reading]

Traveling to Smith Mountain Lake

Traveling to Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia

One of the many benefits of Smith Mountain Lake’s location, aside from the gorgeous landscape, is its central location. We offer all of the privacy and casual nature of a small town, but with the amenities and attractions of a larger city. Thanks to our close proximity to Roanoke, Lynchburg, and Greensboro, guests and residents [Continue Reading]

Things to Do Around SML During the Winter

Even though the climate at Smith Mountain Lake is typically temperate, it’s safe to say that right now it’s unseasonably cold. You might find yourself daydreaming of summertime boating excursions or dinnertime barbecues by the dock in an attempt to keep your mind off of the dropping temperatures. And while staying inside underneath a cozy [Continue Reading]

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Smith Mountain Lake

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Smith Mountain Lake

With Thanksgiving only weeks away, many have already begun prepping for family gatherings and Black Friday shopping sprees. The Smith Mountain Lake community has also begun preparing for the holiday season by announcing dates for highly anticipated annual events. While you’re making your list and checking it twice, make sure to mark your calendars for [Continue Reading]

Curb Appeal Trends for Fall

Smith Mountain Lake Curb Appeal

If your house is on the market this season, then adding a fresh dash of fall-inspired curb appeal might just help your home stand out to prospective buyers. And with Smith Mountain Lake serving as the perfect backdrop, it’s easy to create a welcoming home worthy of a cover page. Not sure where to start? [Continue Reading]