When buyers consider moving to the Middle Tennessee area, they typically look at bigger locations such as Nashville. Although the capital has a lot to offer, other surrounding areas in Middle Tennessee have their own perks as well. For Rutherford County, you might even say it has more benefits. See for yourself! Take a look at what this booming place has in store for you and/or your family.
If you or someone you know is going to college, you don’t have to worry about a long commute when living here. Rutherford County is home to several colleges such as Daymar Institute, Motlow Community College, Middle Tennessee State University, and more. All are great institutes that will help you obtain the tools you need for a successful career path. The area recognizes that it is home to many students, which is why you see so many businesses giving college discounts. Not to mention the many textbook locations that have all your university needs. In Rutherford County, students are set up to succeed!
Proximity to Nashville
Let’s face it, Music City is a fun place to visit, but not always to stay. With the busy street life and not-so-fun traffic, it can be hectic and stressful for some. Rutherford County, on the other hand, is not nearly as congested as Davidson County, so you won’t have to worry. However, if you do love Music City, it’s only about a thirty to forty minute drive away from Rutherford County. You can still visit and do all your honky-tonkin’ but come back home to a relatively more quiet place.
For the history lovers, you have come to the right place. Rutherford County is filled with historical locations that revolve around their involvement in the Civil War. Be sure to check out sites such as Oaklands Mansion, Sam Davis Home, Stones River National Battlefield, and Cannonsburgh Village that all give you an inside look to what it was like living in the past.
If you are someone who enjoys taking a shopping trip or two, you will not be disappointed by the selections in Rutherford. You can visit stores such as Best Buy or Belk in The Avenue outdoor mall, or go to the Lebanon Outlet Marketplace to visit top-dollar stores such as Tommy Hilfiger and Banana Republic. The options are limitless! While you are looking around, be sure to visit the Stones River Mall which is currently being remodeled to add a new movie theatre inside.
Parks and Community Centers
Have a furry friend that loves visiting parks? Rutherford County has a lot to offer for you! You can travel to a number of Bark Parks that your pet would love to run and play around in with others. Or if you love to wander the nature trails yourself, visit the beautiful parks such as Patterson Park, the Greenway, or Barfield Crescent Park that are filled sights you cannot forget!
Fun and Games
The fun never stops in Rutherford County. For those who like to be challenged all while having fun, you and your loved ones can find your fix at the multiple Escape Game locations. On the other hand, if you enjoy something more active or are looking for a good place to let the kids get their energy out, Jumpstreet indoor trampoline facility is the place for you. And when the time comes to plan your next party, Lanes, Trains, & Automobiles has it all for you with their clean bowling alley and large arcade. Your family and friends will be glad you moved to Rutherford County!
You can always find a good southern comfort restaurant here. Many are family owned and operated, so you’ll be sure to feel right at home when dropping by. Every meal that is prepared by experts with years of experience will leave you wanting more. Most notable places that have been around for years are Marina’s on the Square, Miller’s Grocery, and Readyville Mill. But southern food isn’t all Rutherford County has to offer. The options are endless, from traditional Mexican to Greek food, you’ll be sure to find a restaurant that satisfies any craving you have.
Ready to find your new home in Rutherford County? Ask Cooke Realty Partners about available homes in the area today! For more information contact us at (615) 574-7359 or stop by our office located in Murfreesboro.