Renovation Projects

Update July 11, 2019

Recent Sales

These classic houses require varying degrees of renovation, some extensive.

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905 Longview Street

  • $225,000 (originally listed at $250,000)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, 4,280 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $53
  • Built in 1935
  • Listed May 30, 2019
  • Last sale: Before 1985, details not available in online records
  • Neighborhood: Lindley Park
  • Listing:  “Bring your CONTRACTOR … USE CAUTION WHEN SHOWING!”
    • The house includes a 740 square-foot “organ chamber/ballroom.”
    • It also has a darkroom and 400 square-foot workshop with a dust-collection system.
    • “Unheated areas include 2nd & 3rd story storage/expansion accessed from 2nd story of main house, 2nd floor workshop accessed from addition, 400 sq ft detached storage building.”

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2017 Neelley Way, Pleasant Garden

  • $219,900 (originally listed at $269,900)
  • 10 bedrooms, 5 1/2 bathrooms, 7,617 square feet, 3.91 acres
  • Price/square foot: $29
  • Built in 1912
  • Listed February 7, 2019
  • Last sale: $292,000, October 2018
  • Note: The house is in very poor condition and is being sold as-is.
    • County tax records show the house being 7,617 square feet; the listing shows 5,882.
    • Offers must be submitted through RESNET.

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220 N.C. Highway 100, Gibsonville

  • $224,900
  • 4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2,875 square feet, 27 acres
  • Price/square foot: $78
  • Built in 1920
  • Listed December 8, 2016
  • Last sale: $130,000, August 1989
  • Listing: “Historic home on property sold as-is, at no value with no representations. … Home has not been occupied in many years and is in need of complete restoration/renovation.”
    • “Seller will consider sale of home and smaller portion of land.”

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5311 Bowman Brook Drive, Julian
contract pending as of May 24, 2019

  • $175,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,490 square feet, 6.22 acres
  • Price/square foot: $70
  • Built in 1870
  • Listed May 22, 2019
  • Last sale: $110,000, March 2011
  • Listing: “Partially restored looking for someone to finish the restoration. … This home needs a craftsman who truly appreciates its unique features & fine craftsmanship.”

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604 Guilford Avenue
contract pending as of June 7, 2019

  • $159,900
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,710 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $94
  • Built in 1918
  • Listed June 3, 2019
  • Last sale: $92,000, March 2001
  • Neighborhood: Westerwood
  • Listing: “Wonderful opportunity for the ‘Fixer Upper’.”

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716 Knox Road, McLeansville

  • $116,900 (originally listed at $119,900)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2,043 square feet, 1.92 acres
  • Price/square foot: $57
  • Built in 1901
  • Listed April 18, 2019
  • Last sale: $185,000, July 2010

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4001 Pleasant Garden Road, Pleasant Garden

  • $85,000
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,168 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $73
  • Built in 1931
  • Listed March 14, 2019
  • Last sale: $120,000, April 2007
  • Listing: “Needs a little TLC. Additional lot available adjacent to property. “

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707 Martin Luther King Drive
contract pending as of June 3, 2019

  • $65,000
  • 5 bedrooms 2 bathrooms, 1,974 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $33
  • Built in 1925
  • Listed April 12, 2019
  • Last sale: $89,000, October 2001
  • Listing: “Short sale opportunity”
    • Rental property
    • For sale as-is

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1209 E. Bellevue Street

  • $45,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,484 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $30
  • Built in 1927
  • Listed July 3, 2019
  • Last sale: Not available in online records
  • Neighborhood: Arlington Park
  • Note: Not owner-occupied