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Real Estate for Sale Murfreesboro, TN
The city of Murfreesboro is central to all things Nashville. It is home to the Middle Tennessee area, and Murfreesboro Real Estate is located less than 45 minutes from Nashville. The town is rich in history and provides several iconic landmarks. Murfreesboro is located in Rutherford County, one of the fastest-growing counties near the state capital. The area is home to nearby universities and colleges, including Vanderbilt University, Daymar Institute, and Middle Tennessee State University. Contact a Murfreesboro Realtor today, and enjoy the areas equestrian shows and outdoor recreational opportunity. The Murfreesboro Home Buyer will also enjoy the areas thriving nightlife.
history of Murfreesboro began when the Tennessee State Legislature of 1811 elected a 60-acre plot of land, owned by Captain William Lytle, to become the county seat of Rutherford. Its original name was Cannonsburg, but was changed to its current name after Colonel Hardy Murfree, a friend of Lytle. The area where Murfreesboro TN Homes for Sale reside was named the capital of Tennessee in 1818. However, Nashville became the capital in 1826. The Murfreesboro area was known for its agricultural production, including corn, tobacco and cotton and was home to several active academies and colleges that suffered during the
Civil War and WWII. Today, the area has seen significant growth and provides excellent schools, employment opportunities, and great opportunities to own Murfreesboro Properties.
Parks and Recreation
Murfreesboro Homes are near one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War located at the Stones River National Cemetery and Battlefield Park. However, the area also is known for other famous parks, including Volunteer Park, College Grove Park,
Cedars of Lebanon State Park, and Four Corners Marine Recreational Area. Recreational opportunities within the area are numerous, including boating, natural hiking areas, biking opportunities and historical wayside-exhibit trails. Contact Rita Ash a Murfreesboro Realtor and enjoy public use areas that offer a
birdwatching, hunting and water sports, and nearby camping and lodging opportunities.
Activities and Attractions
One of the most
famous attractions near Murfreesboro TN Homes for Sale is located at Cannonsburgh Village that displays the area’s historical pioneering life and artifacts from the 1920’s. The area is home to the 6-foot tall World's Largest Cedar Bucket and the
Discovery Center at Murfree Spring. Both children and adults will enjoy the Oakland's Historical House Museum, and the largest earthen fort ever built at Fortress Rosecrans. Contact Rita Ash a Murfreesboro Real Estate Agent and visit the
Tennessee Miller Coliseum that is home to some of the most loved horse shows. Enjoy the Murfreesboro Greenway System that provides many outdoor attractions for the Murfreesboro Home Buyer.
Events near Murfreesboro Real Estate provide something for everyone’s taste for fun. Residents and visitors enjoy cultural events, such as the
American Indian Festival, the Main Street Jazz Festival and the International Folk Festival. Murfreesboro Homes and Murfreesboro Properties are also near fun evens, such as the http://uncledavemacondays.com/Uncle Dave Macon Days, the Murfreesboro Historical Association Watermelon Festival and the Annual Candlelight Christmas Tour. Contact Rita Ash a Murfreesboro Real Estate Agent and enjoy spectacular city wide events, such as the Lafayette Ball, the Murfreesboro’s Anniversary Gala or the Annual See Spot Run for Humanity event.