Reah Land Smith has been an agent at Lake Keowee Real Estate since 2013, after working in real estate operations since 2010. Specializing in waterfront home sites, new construction, custom home construction, and existing home sales, Reah has a robust knowledge of the specific intricacies of Lake Keowee ownership.
Born and raised in Seneca, SC, Reah attended Seneca High School and went on to study at the University of South Carolina. In 2007 Reah graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Retailing. Returning to the Upstate after graduation Reah began her career in management in big box retail and gained well rounded experience in customer service.
As part of the Lake Keowee Real Estate team, Reah has been integral in the launches of new waterfront developments through our land developer partner, Crescent Communities. Having participated in the development of a community from raw land to waterfront dream homes provides her with an exceptional understanding and analysis of all the communities around the 300 miles of shoreline. Reah’s buyers appreciate her specific knowledge in waterfront purchases from facilitating septic and dock permits for lot sales to understanding current shoreline management rules for the purchase of an existing waterfront home. As a Certified Resort and Second Home Property Specialist, Reah is committed to continuing education for the specifics of the market.
Understanding the ever changing technology landscape in the real estate industry is one of Reah’s strongest abilities. Reah’s marketing plan and service to seller clients always follows a technology driven strategy including Matterport 3D Home Showcases with Virtual Reality capability and listing video production. Having an in depth understanding of market conditions and trends gives Reah’s clients the advantage in a competitive waterfront market.
Reah is a leader in the real estate industry and is committed to improving industry standards. Appointed to the National Association of REALTORS Resort and Second Home Committee in 2017, Reah travels to national meetings twice annually to work as a team on issues affecting these specific markets. She has served on the South Carolina Association of REALTORS (SCR) Legislative Committee and has multiple years of service and served as Chair of the Western Upstate Association of REALTORS Legislative and REALTOR Political Action Committee (RPAC). Reah is a continued Major Investor in RPAC which advocates for private property rights and the American dream of home ownership. As a 2016 graduate of the Leadership SCR, Reah intends to continue service in leadership roles in the industry and her community. Community service outside of the real estate industry is also close to her heart serving on the Pendleton Board of Regents, and the Clemson Little Theater Board of Directors. Reah is also a graduate of the 2013 Leadership Pendleton program and served as the 2015 Leadership Pendleton Class Facilitator.
In her free time Reah enjoys taking her stand up paddle board to the many lake access points in Oconee County to explore the beauty of the water and practice yoga. She also enjoys drag racing her Kawasaki ZX-14R in many of the national sanctioned series races as well as at her home track, Atlanta Dragway, in the NHRA Summit Points Series races.
“REMEMBER…LAND is my MIDDLE NAME”