Oak Ridge, NC Real Estate News

By Andy Leung, The Power to Move You!
(Team Leung-Keller Williams)
  Here is the 2010 Oak Ridge, NC Home Market Report.   Oak Ridge is a great community with beautiful homes and neighborhoods just north of Greensboro.  It is easily reached via Route 68 North.  Oak Ridge has a rich history, dating back to the early settlers.  The Old Mill, pictured here, has been in operation since 1767.  Oak Ridge is home to some of the highest rated schools in the Guilford County School System, including Oak Ridge Elementary, Northwest Middle and Northwest High.  In 2010, homes in Oak Ridge that sold ranged in price from $70,500 up to $656,800.  Check out the full report below.  Sold Homes in Oak Ridge Since January 1, 2010 Number of Homes Sold: 98 Average Asking Price: $358,846 Average Sold Price: $342,917 Average SP/LP ratio (what % of asking price did homes sell fo...
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Hi all, Well I finally found a furniture company that will work with me by providing furniture from their showroom.  Barbara Mann with Remax Realty Consultants called me and asked for my help on a Brownstone that she is listing.  It has been on the market for over a year with no interest.  This economy has been hard on everyone, and we needed to think outside the box to try to save money and help this builder show this home in a better light.  I approached Klaussner Home Furnishings and asked if they would be willing to provide furniture for the living room, dining room and bedroom, in return, when the home sells, the builder will buy a $2500 gift card to their store for the new owner to spend.  They agreed!!!  I went and picked out what I wanted and they delivered it.  They have a grea...
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By Chrissie Sutherland
(Ready Set Stage)
If you had a chance to read my blog An experiment that will hopefully be a win, win, win for everyone.  We approached a furniture company and asked them if they would help us with furniture and in return, at close the builder would purchase a $5000 gift certificate to that store for the new home owner.  It seemed like a great plan that would be a win, win, win for everyone involved.  The builder had no money to spend since the home has been on the market for 3 years.  Well, here is  an update: My sales guy was onboard all the way.  He thought it was a great idea.  He approached his manager who was also very excited and thought he would give it a try, but had to go through the owners for approval.  One of the owners was thrilled and wanted to know how many houses we were going to do.  I ...
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By Larry Story ALC, Beneath it all is the Land, Covering all of NC
(Total Care Realty)
Tomorrow November 1st will be the Autumn Open House at the Greyhound Friends of North Carolina Oak Ridge, North Carolina kennel.  Please join us for a reunion of greyhound owners and propective owners.  We have something for everyone from a Blessing of the Hounds to a Hound Dash where you can actually have someone with a real radar gun clock your hound and give you a certificate with their speed.  There will be of course hamburgers, veggie burgers, and hot dogs.  No Autumn Open House would be complete without the costume contest.  There will be tours of our new kennel facility and we will have information about Mountain Hounds (our getaway to Gatlinburg with hounds).  There will be many more vendors with collars, coats, pictures, artwork, and much more. I will be there with my three so ...
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