East and South Greensboro

Page updated November 15, 2019

The Asheboro Community, Cumberland, Glenwood, Nocho Park, Piedmont Heights and Rankin, among other neighborhoods, were initially built out in the early decades of the 20th century and still contain many older homes.

Recent Sales

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4201 Pineneedle Drive
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no longer under contract as of November 15, 2019

  • $169,900
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms, 1,416 square feet, 3.76 acres
  • Price/square foot: $120
  • Built in 1903
  • Listed August 29, 2019
  • Last sale: $5,500, December 1982
  • Neighborhood: Summit Hills
  • Listing: “House is sold AS IS and will not qualify for FHA/Va loans.”
    • No heating or cooling systems
    • No photos or description of the interior
    • The property appears to be priced for development, as $120/square foot is a very high price for a house in this condition, even with the acreage. The listing says, “Would be a great property to develop.”

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1510 Lexington Avenue
contract pending as of November 5, 2019

  • $159,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 1,356 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $118
  • Built in 1928
  • Listed October 30, 2019
  • Last sale: $28,500, May 2013
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: The backyard has a patio, pergola, storage building and chicken coop.

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1601 Marion Street

  • $130,000
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,867 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $69
  • Built in 1905
  • Listed August 21, 2019
  • Last sale: $16,000, July 2014
  • Neighborhood: Piedmont Hills
  • Note: For sale by owner
    • Rental. The house appears to be a single-family residence that has been subdivided, presumably into two units (since there are only two bathrooms).
    • No central air conditioning
    • The listing says the house has asbestos shingles, but that’s not what the 2014 picture above shows (from Google Street View).
    • No photos are provided with the listing.

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2802 E. Bessemer Avenue

  • $110,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,432 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $77
  • Built in 1937
  • Listed October 2, 2019
  • Last sale: $61,000, June 1995
  • Neighborhood: Lowdermilk
  • Note: No photos of the interior are included with the listing.
    • The house was listed for a couple months earlier this year at $90,000.

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2416 N. Church Street
contract pending as of November 5, 2019

  • $104,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,300 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $81
  • Built in 1932
  • Listed November 4, 2019
  • Last sale: $84,000, December 1999
  • One of the Cone Mills homes

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2409 Hubbard Street

  • $89,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,516 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $59
  • Built in 1922
  • Listed November 7, 2019
  • Last sale: Not available in online records
  • Note: Cone Mills house
    • 2411 Hubbard Street, essentially identical when built, sold for $137,000 in November 2019. It has gained an additional half-bathroom over the years.

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1211 Grove Street
under contract again as of November 13, 2019

  • $65,000 (originally listed at $79,000)
  • 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,617 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $40
  • Built in 1931
  • Listed July 17, 2019
  • Last sale: $41,000, May 2018
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: The listing says the house “needs some TLC.” The pictures suggest it has been at least partly renovated, but only a few rooms are shown.
    • No central air conditioning. Heating is listed as “no fuel heat,” whatever that means.
    • Located at the corner of Grove and McCormick streets, one house away from the Grove Street business district
    • Country property records categorize it as a “duplex/triplex,” although now it’s a single unit.
    • County records also show four bedrooms, not five, as in the listing.

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1302 Sloan Street

  • $59,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 924 square feet (per county records)
  • Price/square foot: $65
  • Built in 1928
  • Listed September 10, 2019
  • Last sale: One of five houses sold together for $300,000 in May 2018. No individual prices were specified.
  • Neighborhood: Nocho Park

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305 Law Street

  • $47,300
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,080 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $44
  • Built in 1926
  • Listed October 20, 2019
  • Last sale: $30,000, October 1993
  • Neighborhood: Nocho Park
  • Listing: “Perfect for anyone looking for a project. Cash only. … There are two additional bedrooms and a full bath upstairs but they are not heated and not included in sf.”
    • Rental property

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809 Douglas Street

  • $39,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,000 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $40
  • Built in 1935
  • Listed October 17, 2019
  • Last sale: $48,000, June 2005
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Listing: “… needs to be brought up to date and needs repairs.”

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708 Martin Street

  • $39,000
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,876 square feet (per county records)
  • Price/square foot: $21
  • Built in 1923
  • Listed around October 10, 2019
  • Last sale: $16,000, January 2015
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Listing: “Brand new roof electrical and some plumbing done. … Needs a little bit of TLC … Asking 39 obo”
    • No pictures of the interior are included on the listing.

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624 Arlington Street

  • $35,500
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,332 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $27
  • Built in 1870
  • Listed around October 10
  • Last sale: $25,000, March 1988
  • Note: For sale by owner
    • “House will need major renovation as it has been vacant for over 10 years.”
    • The pictures with the listing indicate the house is in appalling condition.

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910 Martin Street

  • $27,131
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,152 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $24
  • Built in 1923
  • Last sale: $8,847, August 2019
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Note: Foreclosure
    • The house looks good from the outside, but the price is what you would expect of a house that needs renovation. No pictures of the interior are included in the listing.

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1506 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

  • Auction scheduled for Monday December 2, 2019, 10 a.m., Guilford County Courthouse (19 SP 1243)
  • 4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2,345 square feet
  • Built in 1922
  • Last sale: $11,000, November 1965
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community