The Reserve at Lake Keowee

146 Reserve Boulevard, Sunset, South Carolina
Fishing Fishing
Hiking Hiking
Kayaking Kayaking
Golf Golf
Lake Lake

At the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains sits a friendly village, The Reserve at Lake Keowee. With over 300 miles of shoreline, Lake Keowee is one of the purest lakes fed by the mountains and is nicknamed the Garden of Eden. While you may think water sports on one of the most beautiful Western South Carolina lakes dominate resident's daily lifestyles, The Reserve at Lake Keowee is home to an award winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course overlooking the lake. Located just north of one of the best art towns in South Carolina, the mild Up Country weather allows golfers to enjoy the course year round.

THE RESERVE AT LAKE KEOWEE AMENITIES

  • 24 Hour Manned Gated Entrance
  • 18 Hole Championship Golf Course designed by Jack Nicklaus
  • 20,000 Square Foot Golf Clubhouse with dining
  • Lakefront Pool Complex & Grill
  • Resort-style Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Four Lighted Har-Tru Tennis Courts
  • Fitness Center
  • 5 1/2 Miles Walking Trails
  • Community Parks and Dog Park
  • Great Lawn 
  • 200 Boat Slips and Marina
  • Village Market
  • Founders Hall
  • Legacy Program (Since 2010, parents, grandparents, children and grandchildren of property owners can enjoy the benefits of membership with The Reserve’ Legacy Program)

Celebrating more than 10 years of development, The Reserve at Lake Keowee is an established Western South Carolina lake community spreading across 3,900 acres. This lakefront neighborhod has over $100 million dollars of family amenities completed including the Lakefront Pool Complex & Grill overlooking Lake Keowee accented by fun water features for the kids with relaxing Jacuzzi's for Mom & Dad. The Tennis & Fitness Center has Nautilus equipment and four lighted Har-Tru tennis courts for anytime play.

Residents who enjoy the outdoors will find 5 1/2 miles of manicured hiking trails to explore inside this gated Western South Carolina lake community. The walking and bike paths connect all the neighborhoods, parks and common areas. Waterfront Park & Trail is the most popular lighted half mile trail along the water. For the more adventurous types, there are over 350 miles of trailheads winding through adjacent forests and state parks surrounding The Reserve at Lake Keowee. The Orchard House is the communities 20,000 square foot clubhouse to enjoy dinner in a club atmosphere overlooking the Croquet Lawn. For a boxed lunch on the go, The Village Market offers groceries, unique gift items and has a fresh deli. Musical events, art exhibits and non-denominational worship take place in the New England style Founders Hall. The Reserve at Lake Keowee has it all.

The Great Lawn is the centerpiece of the neighborhood, beautiful rolling greens down to the lake. Outdoor concerts and community events take place annually on the Great Lawn. This Western South Carolina lake community has a private 200 slip marina with 19 piers offering watercraft rentals and fuel. Boat slips are available for rent on an annual basis, approximately $1k. This South Carolina lake community has a full service marina for property boat owners and is named one of the Best Boating Lakes by Links Magazine. Lake Keowee is a popular lake with the anglers, home to large mouth and spotted bass. Kayakers enjoy exploring the islands and coves tucked away from the main body of water of Lake Keowee.

The Reserve at Lake Keowee prides itself on conservation and environmental stewardship. More than 1,400 acres are protected as green space. The Reserve at Lake Keowee Foundation sponsors cultural events for the benefit of property owners. Being a member of the golf club comes with Multi-Generational Membership privileges. Golf club privileges extend to property owner's parents, children and grandchildren enhancing the family experience at The Reserve at Lake Keowee. The Reserve will be a course host again in 2014 for the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation.

The Reserve at Lake Keowee is located less than one hour away from the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport. Greenville is recognized as one of the Best Art Towns in South Carolina and is quickly becoming one of the best cities to retire in the Southeast. Much closer to home, Clemson University is one of the top rated colleges in America and the team's spirit flows over into The Reserve at Lake Keowee. During football season, exciting Clemson tailgate parties take center stage at The Reserve at Lake Keowee. Clemson University recently expanded its lifelong learning program by opening a new dedicated Osher Lifelong Learning Institute building providing enriching mature adult academics.

About 1,600 homes are planned with approximately 221 built or are now under construction. Home choices include waterfront homes for sale on Lake Keowee, homes overlooking the golf course, mountain cottages or private forested settings. Homes for sale at The Reserve at Lake Keowee prices range from the high $400k's to well over $1 million. Wooded homesites start in the $100k's, golf and mountain view homesites in the $200k's and lakeview lots for sale at The Reserve at Lake Keowee are in the $300k's. The Reserve at Lake Keowee approved builders include Ridgeline Construction, Berry Group, ASJ Development, Jeff Holder Builders, Golden Corner Construction and Sexton Griffith, all Energy Star green builders. The newest neighborhood is called High Grove where English Garden Homes start in the low $400k's. See builder floor plans.

The Reserve’s newest neighborhoods, Edgewater Park and Peninsula Ridge, will be available in Spring 2014 with lake-front homesites starting in the $400s. Join The Reserve's interest list to stay up-to-date on these exciting releases!

Our real estate score for The Reserve at Lake Keowee in Sunset South Carolina is 80.

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Call The Reserve at Lake Keowee direct at 877.922.5253 to schedule a tour or email.

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The Reserve at Lake KeoweeYour score:95 / 100Reviews:12

Property Owner Reviews

Property Owner: 296858
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 296859
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:86/100
Property Owner: William29685
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:94/100
Property Owner: 296851
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 296857
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Robert29685
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 295866
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:94/100
Property Owner: 296853
We at The Reserve think we are just about perfect!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 296855
Fabulous!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 296852
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
40/100
HOA/POA Dues:
60/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
80/100
Social Clubs:
40/100
Average:67/100

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Our Score:
Silver
80/100

Property Owner Reviews

Property Owner: 296858
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 296859
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
80/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
80/100
Average:86/100
Property Owner: William29685
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
80/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:94/100
Property Owner: 296851
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:97/100
Property Owner: 296857
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: Robert29685
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 295866
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
80/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:94/100
Property Owner: 296853
We at The Reserve think we are just about perfect!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 296855
Fabulous!
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
100/100
HOA/POA Dues:
100/100
Membership Fees:
100/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
100/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Average:100/100
Property Owner: 296852
Curb Appeal and Maintenance:
100/100
Developer Creditability:
40/100
HOA/POA Dues:
60/100
Proximity to Places of Interest:
80/100
Quality of Community Amenities:
80/100
Social Clubs:
40/100
Average:67/100

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Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
10miles
100/100
Nearest State Park:
0 miles
100/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
23 miles
40/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
0 miles
100/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
40 miles
40/100
Nearest College:
16 miles
60/100
Nearest Landfill:
18 miles
60/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
16 miles
20/100
Proximity Average100/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
80/100
Community Parks:
80/100
Dining:
80/100
Dog Park:
80/100
Fitness Center:
60/100
Golf Course:
80/100
Lake:
100/100
Marina:
100/100
Protected Forest Access:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Swimming Pool:
100/100
Tennis:
80/100
Walking Trails:
100/100

Curb Appeal

Gated Entrance:
Yes
80/100
Streets Paved:
Yes
80/100
Street Lighting:
Decorative
80/100
Landscaping:
Enhanced
80/100
Architecture Style:
American Craftsman
Water:
City
Natural Gas:
Yes

Developer Credibility

Greenwood Communities and Resorts began development of The Reserve at Lake Keowee in the late 1990's and has a track record of building award winning master planned communities in the Southeast since 1978. President Jay Nexen leads this family owned company.

No negative news is found on the internet regarding Greenwood Communities and Resorts or The Reserve at Lake Keowee. 

100/100

Sold Pricing

Mean Price (lot):
$402,025
Median Price (lot):
$400,000
Mode Price (lot):
$625,000
Mean Price (home):
$598,200
Median Price (home):
$640,000
Mode Price (home):
$0
Number of homes built:
221
According to public records, there have been 25 closed sales in the first 11 months of 2011. 20 lots were closed and 5 single family homes.
Pricing updated annually for prior 12-24 month period. Mean price is defined as average sold price, Median price as middle sold price and Mode price is defined as most often sold price.

Taxes

County:
Pickens
Real Estate:
0.0091%
Sales Tax:
7.00%
Southeast Average
Real Estate: 0.0059%
Sales Tax: 0.08%
The real estate tax millage rate has been converted for you to an annual percentage.

HOA/POA Annual Dues

Annual Dues:
$1,452

Annual Club Membership Dues

Golf:
$5,484
Southeast Average
Golf: $7,878
Sport: $2,137
Social: $5,209

Initiation Fees/Deposits

Golf:
$60,000
Southeast Average
Golf: $33,646
Sport: $8,753
Social: $16,550

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Community Scorecard

Our Score:
Silver
80/100

Proximity

Nearest Hospital:
10miles
100/100
Nearest State Park:
0 miles
100/100
Nearest Shopping Mall:
23 miles
40/100
Nearest Good Restaurants:
0 miles
100/100
Nearest Airport - Commercial:
40 miles
40/100
Nearest College:
16 miles
60/100
Nearest Landfill:
18 miles
60/100
Nearest Nuclear Facility:
16 miles
20/100
Proximity Average100/100

Amenities

Clubhouse:
80/100
Community Parks:
80/100
Dining:
80/100
Dog Park:
80/100
Fitness Center:
60/100
Golf Course:
80/100
Lake:
100/100
Marina:
100/100
Protected Forest Access:
100/100
Social Clubs:
100/100
Swimming Pool:
100/100
Tennis:
80/100
Walking Trails:
100/100

Hidden from Standard
Hidden from Narrow

Curb Appeal

Gated Entrance:
Yes
80/100
Streets Paved:
Yes
80/100
Street Lighting:
Decorative
80/100
Landscaping:
Enhanced
80/100
Architecture Style:
American Craftsman
Water:
City
Natural Gas:
Yes

Developer Credibility

Greenwood Communities and Resorts began development of The Reserve at Lake Keowee in the late 1990's and has a track record of building award winning master planned communities in the Southeast since 1978. President Jay Nexen leads this family owned company.

No negative news is found on the internet regarding Greenwood Communities and Resorts or The Reserve at Lake Keowee. 

100/100

Taxes

County:
Pickens
Real Estate:
0.0091%
Sales Tax:
7.00%
Southeast Average
Real Estate: 0.0059%
Sales Tax: 0.08%
The real estate tax millage rate has been converted for you to an annual percentage.

HOA/POA Annual Dues

Annual Dues:
$1,452

Annual Club Membership Dues

Golf:
$5,484
Southeast Average
Golf: $7,878
Sport: $2,137
Social: $5,209

Initiation Fees/Deposits

Golf:
$60,000
Southeast Average
Golf: $33,646
Sport: $8,753
Social: $16,550