East and South Greensboro

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

Recent Sales

Single-Family Homes

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1008 Haywood Street

  • $499,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,604 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $311
  • Built in 1905
  • Listed November 25, 2017
  • Last sale: $65,000, November 1998
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: For sale by owner, possibly because the price is so far out of line for the neighborhood.
    Seven pre-1940 homes sold in Glenwood in 2017 at prices ranging from $14/square foot to $81/square foot.
    Zillow listing says the house is 1,804 square feet; county tax records say 1,604.

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710 Broad Avenue

  • $114,900
  • 5 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,140 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $54
  • Built in 1909
  • Listed June 8, 2018
  • Last sale: $85,000, June 2007
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Note: This house was listed for sale by owner on Craigslist for a couple months earlier this year at $137,500.
    Listing says the house is now being rented on a room-by-room basis.
    No photos of interior included in listing.
    FWIW, this house was sold seven times between 1991 and its most recent sale in 2007. The prices paid, in order, were: $50,000; $1,500; $37,500; $34,000; $80,000; $55,100; $85,000.

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1521 Rankin Road
contract pending as of June 6, 2018

  • $114,900 (originally listed at $115,900)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,359 square feet, 0.7 acre lot
  • Price/square foot: $85
  • Built in 1941
  • Listed March 20, 2018
  • Last sale: $100,000, May 2000
  • Neighborhood: Rankin

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810 Holt Avenue

  • $115,000 (originally listed at $120,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,975 square feet, 0.66 acre
  • Price/square foot: $58
  • Built in 1938
  • Listed March 5, 2018
  • Last sale: 1972, price not available in online records
  • Neighborhood: Textile Drive/Waugh Street
  • Note: For sale by owner

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312 Fields Street

  • $85,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 966 square feet, 0.41 acre
  • Price/square foot: $88
  • Built in 1922
  • Listed June 6, 2018
  • Last sale: $65,000, November 2009
  • Neighborhood: Spicewood
  • Note: For sale by owner

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1502 Upland Drive
contract pending as of May 25, 2018

  • $85,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,374 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $62
  • Built in 1939
  • Listed May 23, 2018
  • Last sale: $54,000, May 2012
  • Note: Built and formerly owned by Cone Mills
    Wired storage building in back yard

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2000 Lees Chapel Road

  • $85,000 (originally listed at $97,900)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,195 square feet, 2.7 acres
  • Price/square foot: $73
  • Built in 1930
  • Listed October 16, 2017
  • Last sale: $32,000, February 1983
  • Neighborhood: Koontzville
  • Listing: “SOLD AS-IS. Motivated Seller! Please bring offer.”

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1532 Gorrell Street

  • $69,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,350 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $52
  • Built in 1939
  • Listed May 30, 2018
  • Last sale: $77,414, April 2012 (foreclosure)
  • Neighborhood: McConnell Road Community
  • Listing: “Buyer to verify function of HVAC system. … Being sold AS IS.”

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1508 Joyce Street

  • $68,500
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,012 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $69
  • Built in 1930
  • Listed January 14, 2018
  • Last sale: $24,000, January 2016
  • Neighborhood: Edgeville
  • Note: For sale by owner

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1512 Lexington Avenue

  • $65,000 (originaly listed at $70,000)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 764 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $85
  • Built in 1939
  • Listed May 3, 2018
  • Last sale: Has been owned by one family since it was built.
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: For sale by owner. Rental.
    Seven of the 15 homes on the block are rentals.

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2303 Ellington Street

  • $64,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 977 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $66
  • Built in 1938
  • Listed June 8, 2018
  • Last sale: 1946, no price available in online records
  • Neighborhood: Piedmont Hills
  • Note: Rental property

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708 Broad Avenue

  • $60,000 (originally listed at $70,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,466 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $44
  • Built in 1910
  • Listed June 13, 2018
  • Last sale: $19,000, February 1988
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Note: Currently a rental.
    The house was listed for several months in 2017, originally at $70,000.

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1500 Elwood Avenue

  • $60,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,000 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $60
  • Built in 1935
  • Listed April 26, 2018
  • Last sale: $42,000, February 2008
  • Neighborhood: Piedmont Heights
  • Listing: “Great handyman special …”
    This is the fifth time since 2009 that the house has been listed for sale.

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1304 Elwell Avenue
contract pending as of May 2, 2018

  • $59,900 (originally listed at $64,900)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,177 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $51
  • Built in 1929
  • Listed March 23, 2018
  • Last sale: $40,000, May 2016
  • Neighborhood: Bessemer Park

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807 Douglas Street
contract pending as of January 23, 2018

  • $50,000 (originally listed at $55,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms, 1,272 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $39
  • Built in 1938
  • Listed July 2015
  • Last sale: 1946, price not available in online records
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Note: Currently a rental.

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909 Caldwell Street

  • $49,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 912 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $55
  • Built in 1920
  • Listed June 5, 2018
  • Last sale: $42,500, March 2004
  • Neighborhood: Arlington Park
  • Listing: “Fair-good condition, priced to sell.”
    Rental property

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904 Omaha Street
contract pending as of May 19, 2018

  • $20,800
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,056 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $20
  • Built in 1914
  • Listed April 26, 2018
  • Last sale: 1947, no price listed in online records
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Listing: “Interior will require total renovation and significant renovation exterior. Bath and kitchen have been stripped. HVAC destroyed.” When was the last time you saw the word “destroyed” in a real estate listing?

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1009 Glenwood Avenue
contract pending as of May 24

  • 10-day upset period in effect (auction held Thursday May 24)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 913 square feet
  • Tax value: $30,800
  • Built in 1938
  • Last sale: $39,000, February 1988
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: Not owner-occupied
  • Auction note: Enter the courthouse through the main entrance, go down one floor to the UG level and through the building to the hallway outside the Clerk of Court’s office at the former entrance on Eugene Street. You’ll have to go through security screening when you enter the building, which can take a few minutes. Wireless phones, cameras, laptops, etc., are prohibited in the building.

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1503 Glenwood Avenue
contract pending as of June 6, 2018

  • Outbid period in effect; high bid was $20,000. Auction was held Wednesday, June 6, 2018
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,241 square feet
  • Tax value: $49,300
  • Built in 1935
  • Listed May 23, 2018
  • Last sale: $30,000, May 1987
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Auction note: Enter the courthouse through the main entrance, go down one floor to the UG level and through the building to the hallway outside the Clerk of Court’s office at the former entrance on Eugene Street. You’ll have to go through security screening when you enter the building, which can take a few minutes. Wireless phones, cameras, laptops, etc., are prohibited in the building.