Virtual Real Estate Solutions : Relocating to Crossville, Tennessee Just got easier !

Relocating to Crossville, Tennessee Just got easier !

The Cumberland Plateau has been called by some ( in their opinion ) heaven. With our 180 degree mountain views, historic downtown and average climate/weather and popular rivers and streams it feels like home.


Crossville, Tennessee is centrally located between Knoxville and Nashville.


Crossville, Tennessee - Cumberland County is dedicated to the well-being of its commercial, industrial, and residential citizens.The success and happiness of every man, woman, and child of Cumberland County is essential. From premier medical facilities to great schools, Crossville is a great place to live, work and play. Not only is Crossville "The Golf Capital of Tennessee," it is home to numerous museums and shopping centers, making Crossville a place of tourism.


Crossville is full of recreational and educational experiences that allow all of it's residents to live life to its fullest.

With plenty of businesses and job opportunities provided Cumberland County citizens have an excellent place to work. Why look anywhere else, when everything you need to be successful is right here in Crossville?

Fairfield Glade :


With a dozen golf courses, Crossville is "The GOLF Capital of Tennessee!" The area is home to Tennessee's famous vacation and retirement resort, Fairfield Glade, which boasts 90 holes of golf in just their area alone; home to the first site of Jack Nicklaus' Bear Trace at Cumberland Mountain State Park; home to Tennessee's highest elevation golf course at Renegade Mountain; and home to a total of eleven championship golf courses. In all, there are over 200 holes atop the Cumberland Plateau.

Lake Tansi :

Lake Tansi Marina in Crossville, Tennessee offers 550 acres of wide open space and clear waters !Lake Tansi is  ideal for swimming, water skiing, boating, sailing and fishing. In addition to the natural beauty Lake Tansi Marina brings to the area, three smaller lakes, Lake Mohawk, Lake Geronimo and Lake Hiawatha help to make Lake Tansi Village a fisherman's dream.

All lakes at Lake Tansi are stocked with bluegill, yellow perch, crappie and large mouth bass.A full service marina is located on the southwest side of Lake Tansi. Here you'll find fishing boat and pontoon rentals, and a bait shop as well.


If you head on over to the northwest side of Lake Tansi you will find a large, sandy beach. The beach area offers picnic facilities, a playground, restrooms and a 300-foot boardwalk with benches and soft lighting for nighttime events.

In addition to it's beautiful waters Lake Tansi offers a breathtaking 18 hole, par 72, championship golf course located on Lake Tansi's east side.Finish up at the 19th Hole Restaurant. For the amateur try Lake Tansi's Thunderbird Activity Center's putt-putt course.

Biking and Hiking trails are also available throughout the wooded areas surrounding the lakes. Enjoy one and half miles of beautiful scenic trails and enjoy an abundance of wildlife.

  • Lake Tansi is one of the most affordable community / resorts in the country

As a property owner, you receive a full range of activities no matter your age or interest. Amenities include:

  • 18 Hole Championship Golf Course
  • Swimming Pools (Includes 1 indoor pool)
  • Beach and Boardwalk
  • Fishing Pier
  • Bike/Walking Trail
  • Recreation Center (Dances, Game Room, Ping Pong, Miniature Golf-Tennis, Basketball, Horseshoes and Shuffleboard)
  • Country Club Restaurant and Lounge
  • 19th Hole Snack Bar-Lounge (located at Pro Shop)
  • Full Service Marina on Lake Tansi
  • Two additional excellent fishing lakes
  • Paddle Boats
  • Arts and Crafts Department

There is full time security, fire department and EMS.

POA Dues (approx): Association Fees: Approx. $170.00 yearly when using all amenities. Approx. $60 when not.
Taxes (approx): $60.00 /yr

Tennessee History :

  • Tennessee has two official state insects: the firefly and the ladybug.

 Adopted in 1905, the flag features three stars representing the grand divisions of the state: East, Middle and West. The stars are bound together in unity by an unending white band.

  • The tulip poplar was adopted as the state tree by the State Legislature in 1947.
  • The iris was designated as the state cultivated flower by the Legislature in 1933.

Tennessee is home to urban places and wide-open spaces, with lots of scenic room to roam. Tennessee lakes, rivers and parks provide the perfect setting for outdoor activities. Boating, fishing and hiking are popular outdoor recreational activities, especially at one of the 54 state parks. Fine arts thrive alongside regional crafts. Sports share the spotlight with great musical attractions. Major medical centers, colleges and universities, and active civic organizations enhance Tennessee and offer a sense of community for its citizens.

Property Tax

  • Tennessee has no state property tax.  Property taxes are locally determined and collected.

Sales Tax

  • The Tennessee state tax is six percent on food and food ingredients and seven percent on all other tangible personal property, unless specifically exempted.  There is no tax on prescription drugs.Tennessee cities and counties have the option of imposing an additional local option sales tax.

  • Visit the Tennessee Department of Revenue, to obtain more information about Tennessee taxes.

Income Tax

  • There is no state personal income tax in Tennessee.  However, there is the Hall income tax strictly on interest from bonds and notes and dividends from stock.

Tennessee's climate varies from east to west, but it is generally considered to be moderate with four distinct seasons. The budding of wildflowers and dogwoods occurs in spring and honeysuckles welcome summer. Fall foliage and crisp air make Tennessee autumns memorable and the wintry weather brings mild flurries of snowfall.


Crossville, Tennessee's array of amenities will please any interest. Whether you enjoy an active lifestyle or prefer a more leisurely pace, Crossville provides natural beauty, a mild climate, urban conveniences and rural peacefulness. With reasonable living costs and quality health care, Crossville is  a great place to call home.

Come experience Tennessee and we'll show you how the good life just keeps getting better.


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Courtesy of Melissa Grant , Affiliate Broker, 931-210-8277



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“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” ― Helen Keller




Comment balloon 18 commentsMelissa Grant • February 04 2008 08:45AM



I grew up in Cincinnati OH and was right across the river from KY and we vacationed often in KY and Tenn.  I love the "land between the lakes" area and your photos are wonderful.  Excellent localism post!! 

I am really gearing up my localism.  I am concentrating on that now.  Anyway this is a great post!!

Posted by asdf zcxv, Ann Arbor Area Real Estate (Keller Williams Realty) over 11 years ago

Hi Melissa!  Hope you had a wonderful weekend.  I've been through your area several times and am always in awe of how beautiful it is!  I have some friends outside of Knoxville and have forwarded this to them.  Wonderful pictures, Thanks!

Posted by Jem Woods, Marble Falls TX Real Estate (Keller Williams Realty - Marble Falls, TX) over 11 years ago
Hi Melissa Did you see my post on the Garden Inn?  ironic isn't it?  There was another property that we haandled and it was a historic house that became a restaurant but I can't remember the namme.
Posted by Gayle Balaban, E. TN Waterfront Real Estate (The Best Spot Realty/Waterfront Real Estate/Ooltewah Real E) over 11 years ago
Melissa - with posts like these you are making me want to put my house on the market!  LOL  I love the mountains and Tennessee has always been pretty to me.
Posted by Carol Smith (Casmi Photography) over 11 years ago
Wow Melissa what a great post. :)
Posted by Keith Perry, REALTOR - West Metro Atlanta (Coldwell Banker) over 11 years ago
Melissa~Lake Tansi is absolutely beautiful. Your presentation of the community definitely makes it inviting and the POA dues are quite affordable for all the amenities included. 
Posted by Julie Neerings~Lifting Hearts ♥ Building Dreams~ (Agent Referral) over 11 years ago
Melissa, great blog about your neck of the woods. And great pictures, thanks for sharing them.
Posted by Danny Thornton, WordPress Guru (R & D Art) over 11 years ago
MELISSA - You've provided so much great information in this post.  This is exactly what people are looking for when they are relocating.  The photos are amazing, and they almost sell Crossville with you having to say a word.  Great job!
Posted by Adam Waldman, Realtor - Long Island (Westcott Group Real Estate Company) over 11 years ago

Melissa, We go through Crossville on our way to Oak Ridge to visit the grand kids several times a year. Middle TN is really God's country. Beautiful Pix.  8-}

Posted by TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc., Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029 (Complete Home Inspections, Inc.) over 11 years ago
Karen - Thanks ! Localism really pays off !
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago
Jem - Thanks ! I know Knoxville pretty well ! When are you visiting ?
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago
Gayle - Thats pretty cool and no I didn't see your post but will go look for it !
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago
Carol - for all your relocation needs CALL ME oh and by the way I know a great Realtor you way that can sell your home ! lol
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago
Keith and Robin - Thanks ! And glad to have you guys back in the rain !
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago
Julie - Yes, Lake Tansi is wonderful ! My in-laws purchased an RV lot out there 2 years ago and come here throughout the summer. They love the lost cost POA fees and all the amenities. Lake Tansi offers aside from it's regular recreation, movie nights ( like a drive - in ) a huge July 4 bash, biggest yard sale throughout Cumberland County, bingo nights and so much more !
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago

Danny - You are very welcome. Thanks for stopping by !

Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago
Adam - Crossville is a great place to live and raise a family ! Thank you for your kind comments !
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago
Micheal - Thanks ! Crossville is beautiful especially with the mountain views !
Posted by Melissa Grant, The Law of Attraction In Life & Business (A Serendipity World) over 11 years ago

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