Hickory, NC Real Estate News

By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
Lake Hickory Haunts is ready for another Scarey Halloween Season.....  "Be Prepared... To Be Scared."  Lake Hickory Haunts LLC. is one of North Carolina's newest, scariest, and fastest growing haunted attractions! Your adventure will begin on their midway.  While waiting in line you will be entertained by their famous DJ (Doc Adams), and be able to challenge your skill at one of their trademark games. You will then begin your tour on the banks of Lake Hickory where you will board one of their boats in the New Haunted Boat Adventure.  The boat will take you across the lake to a state of the art 32,000+ cu/ft. haunted house where you will be terrified by some of the industry best actors, animatronics, pneumatics, pyrotechnics, and visual effects.   Ticket Price 2014 General Admission Tic...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
On Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Catawba Science Center (CSC) and Hickory Museum of Art (HMA) will partner to host a costume-making event to help make some very special costumes. This event is inspired by CSC’s Light Moves exhibition, and will take place in CSC’s Inventor’s Workshop.  Participants, with the assistance of local engineers, will have the opportunity to create costumes using lengths of Electro-Luminescent Wire (EL Wire). Each participant will be provided with 10 feet of EL Wire and a power source. This flexible, battery-powered wire provides enough opportunity for the creation of mind-bending costumes just in time for the season. This event is open to all ages, children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.  Pre-registration is required for thi...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
  On Friday, October 31, 2014, enjoy the eerie electric improv sounds of John Cheek (keyboard synthesizer), Rick Cline (drums) and David Wechsler (wind synthesizer and flutes) inspired by B-horror movies. Presented in conjunction with LRU’s concert series.   Free Admission.        243 3rd Ave NE Hickory, NC 28601
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
  1920 12TH ST LN NE Hickory, NORTH CAROLINA 28601 Price: $180,000 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms2655 Square Ft. Listing # 9575420 Great brick home in Huntington Forest featuring 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms all on one level.This wonderful home has a large kitchen with granite counters, some new appliances and tile floors.Off the kitchen is a den with a gas log fire place which leads to the huge great room with a wet bar. The 4 bedrooms are all nicely sized with plenty of room. The fenced back yard has a great deck and a screened in porch. It is conveniently located near the Hampton Heights Golf Course and the Highland Recreation Center. This home is move in ready and priced to sell quickly so don't delay.     Click HERE for more details on this Hickory Home For Sale in Huntington Forest.      ...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
1177 WATERFORD DR Hickory, NORTH CAROLINA 28602 Price: $262,500 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms 1 Partial Baths2189 Square Ft.Listing # 9578633   This full brick exterior, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home was constructed in 2007 and shows like new construction! Hardwood and tile floors throughout the main level will be appreciated by discriminating buyers. Open floor plan features high ceilings, generous moldings and a stacked stone gas logs fireplace. The eat-in kitchen has granite counters and stainless appliances. The master suite has a tray ceiling, jetted tub, separate shower, double vanities and walk-in closet. Master bedroom has access to the back porch. Covered back patio for outdoor enjoyment. Main level laundry. Exterior access basement for extra storage. Double attached garage.   Click HERE...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
543 18TH ST NW Hickory, NORTH CAROLINA 28601 Price: $89,900 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms 1487 Square Ft.Listing # 9578626   Adorable, well maintained ranch home with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and detached 3 car garage on 0.72 acre lot. There are hardwood floors under the carpet throughout the home. The master suite has a sitting area and private bathroom or the sitting room could be used as a 3rd bedroom but you would need to walk through 2nd bedroom to reach it. The dining room could be made into a 3rd bedroom as well as it has 2 closets in it. The laundry room is off the kitchen. There are new replacement windows and a metal roof. Check out this charming home!     Click HERE to learn more about this Hickory Ranch Home for Sale       543 18th Street NW Hickory NC   HICKORY SCHOOLS: Longview...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
The Lenoir Rhyne University Homecoming Parade is Saturday, October 11th, 2014.  The parade will start in front of the Shuford Gymnasium at 10 am.  Watch L.R. student-decorated floats and performances.  There will a large supply of candy. After the parade, there will be a Sports Hall of Fame Ceremony in the P.E. Monroe Auditorium.  Join previous Hall of Fame Inductees and celebrate the 2014 Inductees:  Kaylyn Bayly ’91, Craig Corbett ’81,   Wilmer Walker ’77 and Daniel Willis ’01. Free and open to the public. At 2 pm, cheer on the Bears as they play North Greenville.  General Admission tickets are $10 for adults.  Children 12 and under are $5.    For further information, please contact:  Lenoir Rhyne University at 828-328-7300
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
1723 10TH ST PL NW Hickory, NORTH CAROLINA 28601 Price: $115,000 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms 1 Partial Baths1550 Square Ft.Listing # 9578548   Check out this great brick ranch style home with 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, nice living room, large eat-in kitchen, den, and basement in NW Hickory. Buyers will love the wonderful location close to several city parks and close to major highways as well. This home has been very well maintained over they years and is move in ready also seller says that there are hardwood floors under some of the carpet. The fenced in back yard is just a great place for hanging out and enjoying the cool fall evenings.   CLICK HERE to learn more about this NW Hickory Home for Sale with a Basement.      1723 10th Street Pl NW Hickory NC 28601   Hickory Schools: Viewmont ...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
The 10th Annual Oktoberfest Footrace is being held on Saturday, October 11, 2014 starting at 8:00 am.  There will be a 5k and 10k race.  Both will begin near the corner of Main Avenue NW & Center Street in Hickory, NC & will continue on Main Avenue through Union Square.  The Cost to run/walk is $20 for a 5K or $25 for a 10k.  Catawba County and Hickory City employees receive a $5 discount off registration fees.  Participants under the age of 18 and Seniors 70+ may take advantage of a reduced 5k/10k registration fee of $10.    Proceeds from the Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists’ Oktoberfest Footrace will be split equally between the four Hospices in Alexander, Burke,Caldwell and Catawba Counties. Using a holistic approach, Hospice serves the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
1410 4TH ST DR NW 207 Hickory, NORTH CAROLINA 28601 Price: $129,900 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms 1266 Square Ft.Listing # 9578483   Beautiful  two bedroom, two bath condo in Viewmont Plaza. Buyers will enjoy easy access to Viewmont shopping in this central location. Granite counters and custom tile backsplash complement this kitchen with generous storage and adjacent laundry area. The open floor plan has crown moldings, neutral colors and lots of natural light. Multiple storage closets. Security elevator with intercom system.   For additional information regarding this NW Hickory Condo For Sale, CLICK HERE.      1410 4th St Dr NW, #207, Hickory NC 28601   Hickory Schools District:Viewmont Elementary SchoolNorthview Middle SchoolHickory High School
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
332 9TH ST NW Hickory, NORTH CAROLINA 28601 Price: $179,900 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms1943 Square Ft. Listing # 9578481   Buyers will appreciate the charm and character of earlier quality construction in this well-maintained four bedroom home in Hillcrest! Full front porch welcomes guests to this brick exterior home with hardwood floors, neutral colors and finished attic which could be utilized as a master bedroom and bath. Updated fixtures, lighting and appliances make this home a must see and move in ready! Main floor laundry room and generously sized pantry. Mostly level yard boasts outdoor patio and entertaining space.  Newer roof.  Basement and outbuilding for additional storage space. Walk to downtown!   To learn more about this NW Hickory Home for sale, CLICK HERE.         332 9th ...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
  The first annual Artistic Revival on Old Lenoir Rd in Hickory, NC will be on Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. .This is a family friendly FREE event bringing art, music & food together to inspire growth on Old Lenoir Rd. Activities included will be a rotating music stage with music provided by Hickory Music Factory. Over 50 artists displaying their original work. Food available (additional cost) by area purveyors. All proceeds from donations, food sales and art sales benefit Hickory Soup Kitchen and Hickory Music Factory.      
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
  The American Prize-winning Western Piedmont Symphony, conducted by Maestro John Gordon Ross, presents its FREE Fall Pops, the third and final concert of our 2014 outdoor series, 5 p.m. Sunday, September 28th, Under the Sails on Union Square in Downtown Hickory. You're invited!!! Bring your lawn chair and a picnic or visit one of the many downtown restaurants. Beer & wine will also be available for sale. This concert is free and open to the public thanks to concert sponsors the City of Hickory, NC - Government, the Hickory Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau, Frye Regional Medical Center, HSM Solutions, CenturyLink, Jackson Group Interactive and The Mesh. Weather location: SALT Block Auditorium, 243 Third Avenue N.E., Hickory 28601.        
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
Ladies, enjoy a girls' night out  at Bisque N Beads in Hickory on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 6:00-9:00 pm.  The cost is only $6 and it includes dinner and wine!  (Please call to reserve a spot.  Because wine is being served, you must be 21 years or older).    Bisque N Beads is a paint your own pottery, beading studio and more.  It's a creative place where you can relax during the week and let off some steam or a crazy fun place to be around friends and family any day.  You don't have to be an artist to create a masterpiece that you will remember forever!  All ages are usually welcome but this night it is 21+.   For additional information or to make a reservation for Diva Night, please contact Bisque N Beads at 828-324-4244.  They are located in Downtown Hickory at 232 Union Squa...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
  Interested in a night out without the kids?  Drop them off at the Bisque N Beads Kids' Night on Friday, September 26, 2014 where they will enjoy arts & crafts, pizza and dessert!   Cost is $35 per child Time:  5:00 pm to 7:30 pm       Bisque N Beads is located at:  232 Union Square Downtown Hickory, NC 28601   For additional information, please call them at 828-238-4219
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
ALL BETS ARE ON!  2014 Catawba Medical Foundation Fundraiser is scheduled for Saturday, September 20th, 7:00 – 10:00 pm.   It’s Vegas Baby! Bring a guest and your best Poker Face to Mike Johnson’s Hickory Toyota – enjoy a Vegas-style game night featuring classic casino games including poker, blackjack, roulette, slot machines and craps. Don’t know how to gamble? No worries! With ‘funny money’ and professionals on hand to teach you the rules of each game – all you need is a little luck. Have fun while helping a worthy cause – proceeds from this event benefit the Catawba Medical Foundation to supplement, enhance, and enrich the facilities, programs, and services of Catawba Valley Medical Center, a regional 258-bed, non-tax supported public medical center. Tickets Available Now! Heavy hor...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
  Join the business owners of Downtown Hickory and regional and local artist for the Downtown Hickory Art Crawl on Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 5pm to 8pm. The kick-off party begins at 5pm at The Jackson Group, 219 First Avenue SW. Be sure to ask about Downtown Dollars at the kick-off party. Downtown Dollars may be spent in participating businesses to give you extra savings during the Art Crawl. Once you pick up your Crawl map, travel the route for a downtown cultural adventure. The Jackson Group hosts the Kick-Off Party at 5pm at 219 First Ave SW, is a family owned consulting firm located in the renovated 1928 Ford Motor Co. building. The watercolors of Chuck Bodnar, the glasswork of Laurie Childres, and photography by Victoria Von Drehle Hecht are exhibited. Moose & Friends will...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
The 2014 Walk For Life - Pregnancy Care Center is scheduled for Saturday, September 27, 2014 at the Crawdads Stadium in Hickory.  Everyone is invited to walk 1-2 miles and enjoy Two Live Bands. The event starts at 5:30 pm.  A Children's Parade starts at 6:00pm (Ages 10 and Under) Walk starts at 7:00 pm   There will be Open Concessions, Vendors, Children's Games & Bounce House   For more information, please contact:  828-322-4272 or visit them on the web at www.pcchickory.com   Hickory Crawdads Stadium 2500 Clement Blvd NW, Hickory, NC 28601
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
The 3rd Annual Barkin' at the Moon Fundraiser for the Catawba County Humane Society is scheduled for Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 4pm to 8pm at Crescent Moon Cafe in Downtown Hickory. Tickets are $35. Your donation includes Crescent Moon appetizers, a commemorative glass & award winning beer tasting!  100 % proceeds go to Humane Society of Catawba County. Beer tasting from the following: Devil's Backbone Brewing - GABF 2012 & 2013 Small Brewing Co of the Year. Troegs Craft Brewery - Mulit GABF Gold Medal Winner. Trophy Brewing - Elite Raleigh Nano-Brewery. All Systems Gose - Beer Camp Master Brewed by Randy Truitt & Bobby Bush   Tickets are limited @ $35 Each.  You can purchase your tickets at Best of Beers, Crescent Moon Cafe, Humane Society, or at Hops and Grapes.  (Must be 21 yea...
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By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
(HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP)
5336 WHITENER RD Hickory, NORTH CAROLINA 28602 Price: $81,000 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms 1836 Square Ft.Listing # 9578232   This home features an open floor plan, large kitchen and breakfast area with tons of cabinets and counter space, dining area, living room and spacious den. The master suite has a walk-in closet and it's own bathroom, with separate shower, garden tub and dual vanity. The 2 additional bedrooms are large with great closet space and share hall/guest bath. The laundry room has extra storage closet. The 16' x 16' private rear deck with patio is nice for grilling/lounging and overlooking your back yard. The slopping lawn has a nice wooded view, concrete driveway, and parking spaces.     CLICK HERE:  To learn more about this Hickory NC Home For Sale     5336 WHITENER RD Hick...
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