East and South Greensboro

Page updated January 17, 2020

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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708 Martin Street
contract pending as of January 1, 2020

  • $109,000
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,876 square feet (per county records)
  • Price/square foot: $58
  • Built in 1923
  • Listed December 24, 2019
  • Last sale: $25,000, November 19, 2019
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Listing: This was an especially quick turnaround. Here’s how the house looked when it was sold in November 2019:

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2802 E. Bessemer Avenue

  • $109,000 (originally listed at $110,000)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,432 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $76
  • Built in 1937
  • Listed October 2, 2019
  • Last sale: $61,000, June 1995
  • Neighborhood: Bessemer Highlands
  • Note: The house was listed for sale earlier in 2019 at $90,000.

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1105 Omaha Street

  • $89,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,340 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $66
  • Built in 1905
  • Listed January 15, 2020
  • Last sale: $16,000, August 2019
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Note: Renovated by current owner

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2821 E. Bessemer Avenue

  • $80,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,458 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $55
  • Built in 1922
  • Listed December 15, 2019
  • Last sale: $18,000, October 2019
  • Note: For sale by owner
    • Listing: “The house is being renovated and contractors will build/renovate to suit new owner preference.”
    • No photos are included in the listing. The Google Street View photo above is dated April 2019.

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1025 S. Josephine Boyd Avenue
contract pending as of December 10, 219
no longer under contract as of January 7, 2020

  • $74,999
  • 5 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,448 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $52
  • Built in 1915
  • Listed November 20, 2019
  • Last sale: $44,940, September 2019 (foreclosure auction); last non-foreclosure sale: $90,000, October 2004
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: Vinyl siding
    • “Needs a little updating”

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3808 Oak Grove Avenue

  • $69,900 (originally listed at $72,500)
  • 5 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,609 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $43
  • Built in 1928
  • Listed January 4, 2020
  • Last sale: $72,000, May 1998
  • Neighborhood: Bessemer Park
  • Note: Being sold as-is
    • Vinyl siding

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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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914 S. Benbow Road

  • $49,900 (originally listed at $55,000)
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,119 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $45
  • Built in 1927
  • Listed November 19, 2019
  • Last sale: $23,500, November 2019 (foreclosure sale)
  • Neighborhood: Nocho Park

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809 Douglas Street
contract pending as of January 10, 2020
no longer under contract January 13, 2020
under contract again January 16, 2020

  • $29,900 (originally listed at $39,900)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,000 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $30
  • 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.”