Franklin, NC is fast becoming a location of choice for those seeking retirement, recreational, permanent, or second homes.

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ranklin, NC is fast becoming a location of choice for those seeking retirement, recreational, permanent, or second homes.

Conveniently located in the southwestern corner of the state of North Carolina,Macon County Franklin, NC

Franklin is experiencing a rate of population growth that is 12% higher than the national average. Located in the Great Smoky Mountains, Franklin is situated one hour from Asheville and two hours from Atlanta, Knoxville or Greenville,  South Carolina. Due to its proximity to these urban areas and its rural feel, is one of many reasons people are choosing Franklin, NC. 

Life is a little slower here but you will always find a smiling face or a hand wave.  Plenty of things to do in and around Franklin, NC.  Know as the Gem Capitol of the World there are several Gem Mines still open for you to try your luck at finding our native ruby or sapphire and its fun.  Click here for a map of the mines.

Hiking, canoe, biking and kyaking are some other the other popular sports.  There is a whole post on this subject.

The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts also located in Franklin, North Carolina, this 1,500 seat state-of-the-art facility presents the finest in performing arts to the surrounding towns.  Smoky Mountain Perfoming Arts Center in Franklin, NCIt is owned by Phil and Sharon Drake.
Providence Builders, LLC constructed the building.
Foxhollow-Goodson Architects of Knoxville, TN designed the building.

     
     
       
   

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The gazebo in downtown Franklin, NC is the stage for live music, clogging and more each Saturday night from Memorial Day Weekend through October.  FREE**Bring your family, Bring your friends, Bring a chair.        

square dancing in Franklin, NC

Pickin' on the Square is just another one of Franklin's simple pleasures. Fun, free, weekly entertainment on just about every Saturday night throughout the summer.    


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June Tassillo ~ Realtor/Broker/SFR Let me help you with the next phase of your life!

  

June Tassillo @ RE/MAX Elite Franklin, NC

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1296 E. Main St. Franklin, NC 28734

Cell: (828) 371-2339

Email: junet@dnet.net

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If you are Buying, Selling, Relocating or want a Second Home in the Franklin, NC area and need help from a Professional Real Estate Broker, I would be happy to assist you with the next phase of your life! Visit my Web Site & Be my Guest on our MLS and search for properties in Macon County, NC for free.

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Leesa Finley
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You do such a wonderful job highlighting Franklin, NC!  From what I see in ALL your posts it's a beautiful area with SO much to do!  They are lucky to have an advocate such as you.

Wake Forest NC House Chick

Feb 15, 2010 04:16 PM #1
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Don't tease me with a cowboy in your post!!!

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Thanks Leesa,

Wake Forest is lucky to have you, we want you to come visit Franklin sometime.

Feb 16, 2010 04:18 PM #3
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Susie ~ Come over some Sat. night and we can check out the cowboy eye candy for you!  Ha

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