East and South Greensboro

Updated January 23, 2021

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

1008 Haywood Street
listing withdrawn March 4 to December 30, 2018
listing withdrawn November 5, 2019; relisted March 13, 2020 (at $189,000)

  • $219,999 (originally $499,000, last listed price was $309,998)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,604 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $137
  • Built in 1905
  • Listed November 25, 2017
  • Last sale: $65,000, November 1998
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: For sale by owner
    • Zillow listing says the house is 1,804 square feet; county tax records say 1,604.
    • Even reduced by almost 60 percent from the original price, it’s still priced far higher that what you would expect to pay for a house in Glenwood that needs work.
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4201 Pineneedle Drive
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under contract, September 11-September 30, 2019
under contract, October 2-November 15, 2019
under contract February 21-April 15, 2020
under contract November 1-9, 2020
listing withdrawn December 23, 2020
relisted December 30, 2020

  • $169,900
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 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
  • Note: The Zillow listing now says, “This is a 1000 square foot, 2 bedroom, vacant land home” … whatever that means.
    • The listing originally said, “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 originally said, “Would be a great property to develop.”

2403 Hubbard Street
listing withdrawn January 11, 2021

  • $154,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 1,499 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $103
  • Built in 1919
  • Listed December 13, 2020
  • Last sale: $120,000, November 2013
  • Neighborhood: Cone Mills
  • Note: For sale by owner

2002 Whitman Road
contract pending January 22, 2021

  • $149,950 (originally $144,950)
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,221 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $123
  • Built in 1958
  • Listed November 28, 2020
  • Last sale: $96,000, November 8, 2020
  • Neighborhood: O. Henry Oaks
  • Note: The house underwent an extremely quick renovation — three weeks between being sold and being listed again.

802 Douglas Street
The Eula Chandler House
contract pending December 22, 2020

  • $149,900
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, 2,160 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $69
  • Built in 1925
  • Listed December 16, 2020
  • Last sale: $129,000, July 2009
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community
  • Note: The first owner of the house was Mrs. Eula M. Chandler, a widow with 10 children. Five of her children would have been adults by 1928, when she bought the house.
    • Eula died in 1931, and the house passed through a couple of owners before it was bought in 1939 by one of her sons, William Clark Chandler, and his wife, Alice. He was a bus driver for Duke Power Company (which operated Greensboro’s buses). He owned the house until 1945.
    • Other previous owners of the house include Sally Ida Jones, a teacher at Lincoln Street Junior High School, 1945-72, and Reid Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, 1972-79.

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1512 Spry Street
contract pending August 3, 2020
no longer under contract September 11, 2020

  • $121,500 (originally $125,000)
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,290 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $94
  • Built in 1927
  • Listed July 31, 2020
  • Last sale: $37,000, February 1984
  • Neighborhood: Rankin
  • Note: Not owner-occupied
    • Replacement windows

910 Douglas Street

  • $99,900
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 1,538 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $65
  • Built in 1913
  • Listed January 22, 2021
  • Last sale: $38,000, December 2005
  • Neighborhood: Asheboro Community

1318 W. Florida Street

  • $85,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,087 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $78
  • Built in 1920
  • Listed November 18, 2020
  • Last sale: $30,000, July 1999
  • Neighborhood: Glenwood
  • Note: For sale by owner
    • Replacement windows