Renovation Projects

Update January 16, 2020

Recent Sales

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

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2017 Neelley Way, Pleasant Garden

  • $199,900 (originally listed at $269,900)
  • 10 bedrooms, 5 1/2 bathrooms, 7,617 square feet, 3.91 acres
  • Price/square foot: $26
  • 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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704 Summit Avenue
The T.J. Reavis Jr. House
no longer under contract as of September 30, 2019

  • $170,000
  • 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2,559 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $66
  • Built in 1923
  • Listed August 13, 2019
  • Last sale: $28,500, December 2005
  • Neighborhood: Dunleath Historic District
  • Note: No central air conditioning
    • Photos with the listing indicate the interior is in better condition than the exterior.
    • Online listings say the house has “over 3,900” square feet; county property records show 2,559.
    • Online listings shows 8 bedrooms; country property records show 5.
    • Listing: “Basement with kitchenette, three bedrooms, full bath and private entrance.”

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4201 Pineneedle Drive
no longer contract as of November 22, 2019
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  • $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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2121 Wright Avenue

  • $149,000
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,625 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $92
  • Built in 1928
  • Last sale: $215,549.05, November 2019 (foreclosure)
  • Neighborhood: Sunset Hills
  • Listing: “Some renovations will go a very long way for maximized profits. … Sold AS IS w/Buyer to Verify ALL info, systems, conditions, utilities, well, septic, surveys, etc. NO utilities are on.
    • A 2018 listing said, “Radiator heating in living area, no HVAC.”

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716 Knox Road, McLeansville
relisted November 9, 2019

  • $89,900 (originally listed at $119,900)
  • 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2,043 square feet, 1.92 acres
  • Price/square foot: $44
  • Built in 1901
  • Listed April 18, 2019
  • Last sale: $185,000, July 2010

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1025 S. Josephine Boyd Avenue
contract pending as of December 10, 2019

  • $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”
    • Rental property

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3808 Oak Grove Avenue

  • $72,500
  • 5 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,609 square feet
  • Price/square foot: $45
  • 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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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.”