“I think (South Knoxville) will be an identifying destination, really an identifying point of Knoxville,” Krajewski said. “I think that Knoxville will be known for its Urban Wilderness and what it brings

A haven for outdoor adventures, developers craft big plans for South Knoxville

bizgrrl's picture

I don't know. Sounds like a

I don't know. Sounds like a lot of hype.

The area is transforming into a major outdoor destination and will have a key role in transforming Knoxville, residential and commercial real estate experts said.
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“South Knoxville is going to be the carabiner stand-up-paddleboard kind of vibe,”
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the James White Parkway becomes our front door,”
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The developers have not secured any tenants yet, but have verbal commitments from a yoga studio and a coffee shop.

Lots going on in South Knoxville. It's an evolutionary process. I do look forward to change.

R. Neal's picture

Saw that article a couple of

Saw that article a couple of days ago. Sad. Thinking about what could have been. What it is is better than what it was, but not as good as what it was before. Maybe an organic process is taking root. But I doubt I'll live to see the fruits. I get it. Time for me to let go and move on.

bizgrrl's picture

Love that $599,900 house for

Love that $599,900 house for sale at 1005 Sevier Avenue. Prices are escalating from $100,000 to $200,000 to $300,000 and now $599,900. Sevier Avenue will surpass Island Home soon. Progress!!!

R. Neal's picture

LOL. Please send better

LOL.

Please send better grifters.

Rachel's picture

I dunno; house prices for

I dunno; house prices for larger houses here in IHP are way up there. I really have no idea what ours would sell for, but I'm guessing at least three times what we paid for it 21 years ago.

bizgrrl's picture

I would definitely rather

I would definitely rather have the one currently for sale on the boulevard at $154/sq ft than the one on Sevier at $187/sq ft.

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