Do you love the lake? The view, swimming, fishing, sunrises and
sunsets? So does Realtor® Michael
As a former full-time angler on the
professional tournament scene and a fishing guide for more than a decade,
Michael lives, sleeps and breathes the lake lifestyle.
In fact, when he’s not helping his
clients have a simple, convenient lake real estate buying or selling
experience, you’ll find Michael -- rod and reel in hand -- on the wide-open
waters of Lake Murray.
In pursuit of his passion for woods
and water, Michael earned his degree in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences from the
Purdue University Agriculture School, division of Forestry.
Today he continues living his
passion by specializing in lake homes and land as a residential real estate
agent for Lake Homes Realty – the nation’s largest lake-focused real estate
With more than 20 years of
experience in purchasing, selling, marketing, negotiating and customer service,
Michael possesses intimate knowledge about Lake Murray’s real estate market and
the nuances of the reservoir itself, as well as understands the importance of
actively listening to what his clients seek in their future homes.
His success in the industry is
marked with multiple real estate designations and certifications including becoming
an Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR), Seller Representative Specialist
(SRS), Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS), Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS), Resort & Second-Home
Property Specialist (RSPS), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Military
Relocation Professional (MRP), Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource (SFR), Green
Home Designation (GREEN), At Home With Diversity (AHWD), Real Estate
Negotiation Expert (RENE), Pricing Strategies Advisor (PSA) and Technology
& Social Media Marketing (e-PRO).
Whether looking for an entry level
home for a first-time buyer, land to build, an investment home, summer home,
retirement home or lake home, Michael Murphy is happy to be YOUR local lake
real estate expert.