Metro lake communities are an even more specialized focal point of the lake real estate niche.
They may not be your traditional lake communities, but these smaller metro areas still hold true to the relaxation, natural beauty and recreation that lake lovers enjoy while also offering all the conveniences of city life.
Birmingham is the most populated city in the state of Alabama. The Magic City and its suburbs are situated at the tail end of the rugged Appalachian Mountain trail.
The city is surrounded by plenty of lakes, rivers, ponds, forested mountain ridges, hiking trails, scenic overlooks, waterfalls, and more. Wonderous sights are never too far from your front door.
These Birmingham-area lake communities are suburban neighborhoods built around or near small lakes, giving them all the peace of a tranquil, waterfront getaway while still having access to the perks of urban life.