Homes for Sale in Tamassee Salem SC

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Homes for sale in Tamassee Salem, SC


Why do people live here?
Tamassee Salem is in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, elevations are around 1000 feet.  The hills are rolling and beautiful in the fall of the year.  ½ the National Forest in Oconee is in this area, so when buying you are close or sometimes even border with USA Lands.  This area is where you go for recreation, privacy and quiet.

Looking for a home in Tamassee Salem,SC?
Interested in finding homes for sale in Tamassee Salem, SC?  Click this link to view the homes in this area of Oconee SC.

What's the Neighborhood Like? This is a rural area; most home sites are 2-5 acres with many large land tracks of over 100 acres.  The homes are mixed, but well maintained.  Inside this section we have Whitewater Lake, Cherokee Lake, Fiddler’s Cove Lake, Mountain Springs Lake and Lake Cheohee.  These are all private, man-made lakes.  We also have Lakes Keowee, Jocassee and Bad Creek.  They are part of the Duke-Energy power lake system for Hydro and nuclear power production. As we have the large lakes we have several gated communities on Jocassee and Keowee.


What’s going on nearby?
Tamassee Salem is located to make the commute to work easy either by Highway 11, Highway 130 or Highway 183. The properties have access to National forest for hunting or fishing, public landings on the public lakes and miles of hiking trails. Tamassee Salem is a great recreation area with room to roam.

What schools will the kids attend?

If you buy a home for sale in Tamassee Salem, SC, the local schools serving the area are Tamassee Salem High, Tamassee Salem Middle & Tamassee Salem Elementary.  Oconee County is a school choice if you transport your children to school and there is room in the school. Starting in school year 2016, students in this area will attend the new Walhalla High and Middle Schools.


Now you really want to find a home here?

If you are interested in the current homes for sale in Tamassee Salem, SC Click on the link. Our “For Sale” property information is a direct feed from the Western Upstate MLS and is updated daily.

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Gwen Fowler-Brown

Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc
317 South Highway 11
West Union SC 29696
Serving Oconee County, from the banks of the Chattooga River to the shores of Jocassee, Hartwell & Keowee Lakes.


Contact me about property in Oconee County, Seneca, Walhalla, Westminster, Long Creek, Salem, Mountain Rest, Richland, Sunset and Six Mile, SC.  2nd homes are our expertise. 

The best number to reach me at is 1-800-248-8950.

View our listings at

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Comments (4)

Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Gwen what a great description, I am a visual type person, if  you added a picture I would be ready to pack my bags...but your description made it look like I saw a picture:)Endre

Nov 06, 2015 01:56 PM
Gwen Fowler-864-638-3599 SC Mountains Lakes Homes
Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc - Salem, SC
Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc.

The homes are so diverse, I did not want anyone to think they could not find their dream home no pictures.

Nov 06, 2015 09:22 PM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Gwen, you did a great job in your description, and would too love to see photos.  

Nov 07, 2015 10:38 PM
Kim Gaston
RE/MAX Advantage Realty - Colorado Springs, CO
Colorado Springs REALTOR®, CNE (719)661-6987

Great area, and how wonderful the community will be getting new middle and high schools!

Nov 25, 2015 01:38 AM