Knoxville Tennessee real estate is some of the best valued real estate anywhere in the country right now.
Knoxville offers a small town atmosphere with many of the amenities that come with a bigger city.
If you didn't know it, the Knoxville area was recently ranked the best place to live in the United States in cities with a population of fewer than 1 million. The ranking came from the "Places Rated Almanac".
That must be because of the many things there are to do in Knoxville and because Knoxville has one of the least expensive housing markets in the United States. The average price of a new 2,400 sq ft home in Knoxville is $198,497. This is well below the national average.
The city of Knoxville was founded in 1791 and with more than 200 years of history behind it, Knoxville has a great heritage. Before 1791 Knoxville was hunting grounds for the Cherokee Indians. Blount College, now know as the University of Tennessee, was formed shortly after the founding of Knoxville in 1794 and named after territorial Governor William Blount a signer of the US Constitution.
Knoxville is in a wonderful location, is at the crossroads of 3 major Interstates and is only 45 minutes from Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg and all that the Smokies has to offer. That's the great thing about Knoxville, you can enjoy what the city life has to offer and then be in the mountains in only 45 minutes.
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