Tanya Knutson

1203 Park Avenue Garner, NC 27529

$275,000

PENDING

Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2 full
Square Feet
1,591
Acres
0.36
Type
Single Family
MLS#
2464867
Subdivision
Forest Hills
Primary BR on Main
Yes
Golf Course
No

MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION AGAIN! $50K under Original sales price! INSTANT EQUITY! Looking for a ranch with private fenced back yard and walking distance to parks, shops, and much more... Welcome home to 1203 Park Ave. This 3 bedroom 2 bath, 2-car garage home has had upgrades and updates done throughout. New flooring, freshly painted, updated outdoor patio space, and much more. Don't miss out on this amazing home in the heart of Garner NC!!!

Listing Brokerage Name

Keller Williams Elite Realty

General

Type

  • Single Family

Style

  • Ranch
  • One Story

Parking

  • DW/Concrete
  • Entry/Front
  • Garage

Year Built

  • 1967

Acreage

  • 0.36

Square Feet

  • 1,591

List Date

  • Jul 27, 2022

Subdivision

  • Forest Hills

Schools

Elementary School

  • Wake County Schools

Middle School

  • Wake County Schools

High School

  • Wake County Schools

Interior

Flooring

  • Tile Floor
  • Luxury Vinyl

Sewer Type

  • City Sewer

Water Type

  • City Water

Cooling

  • Central Air

Heating

  • Forced Air

Appliances

  • Cooktop - Electric
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Ice Maker Connection
  • Ran

Interior Features

  • Cable TV Available
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Smoke Alarm

Room Floor

  • Master Bedroom
  • Main

Exterior

Exterior Features

  • Fenced Yard

Exterior Construction

  • All Brick Veneer
  • Brick Front
  • Vinyl Ext

Lot Dimensions

  • see recorded plat

Roof

  • Shingle

Foundation

  • Crawl Space

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Garner is a large, rapidly growing town located just six miles south of downtown Raleigh. This suburb of the capital city serves as a popular residential area for those working in Raleigh or neighboring communities.

 

Real Estate

Homes in Garner include a variety of options for buyers, including mature traditional and Colonial properties and more modern new construction homes. This is an affordable area with a median selling price under the state average, which means Garner has a high homeownership rate. The friendliness of neighbors, affordability of homes, and pleasant surroundings make Garner a desirable area to call home.

 

Lifestyle and Attractions

Garner is often called a “community of neighbors” as it maintains a tight-knit and friendly feel amongst its well-connected residents. It has received plenty of accolades over the years, including “One of the Best Cities in North Carolina”, “Sixth Most Affordable City in North Carolina” and more. With a population of about 25,000, Garner has seen significant growth over the years, as the population nearly doubled between 1980 and 2013. Garner has a high median household income, and its workforce is primarily involved in professional, scientific and technical services arenas. Many work in the Garner Technology Center, the Greenfield North Business Park, Garner WakeMed Healthplex and the Raleigh-based Rex Hospital.

 

The Downtown Garner Historic District, also known as Garner’s Station, features a number of locally owned boutiques, eateries and businesses along charming tree-lined streets with historic buildings. Residents and visitors frequent downtown for shopping, dining or entertainment, or may access the myriad of options located in downtown Raleigh. Garner hosts a number of parks, including Lake Benson Park, Garner Recreational Park, and the notable White Deer Park with a 2,500-square-foot nature center, arboretum and wildflower meadow. The Triangle Beach Music Festival is a fun music event in Garner featuring some of the best beach music bands every spring. The Garner Performing Arts Center is home to an award-winning theater group, and attracts top Broadway talent and other nationally known performances.

 

Nearby Schools and Higher Education

Garner hosts eight elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school under the Wake County Public School System — the largest public school district in the state and the 16th-largest in the country. The district’s zoning plans change regularly, so Garner students may attend schools located outside of town. There are no private schools located in Garner, but there are 79 in Wake County, several of which are situated nearby. Garner has no institutions of higher learning located within its boundaries, but is perfectly situated near a variety of options. Nearby colleges and universities include Duke University in Durham, North Carolina State University in Raleigh, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 

History

Like many other towns in the state, Garner received its real start with the introduction of the railroad in 1847. However, it is believed that there were settlers in the area as early as the mid-1700s. Farming was the chief source of income for settlers, with cotton and tobacco as the principal crops. Before the turn of the century, small businesses began to open their doors. The first official business is said to have been a wood shop owned by Henry Fort, who was a fine cabinetmaker; in fact, some Garner residents still use his well-made furniture to this day.

 

There are a variety of legends surrounding the inception of Garner’s name, but many believe a general store owner used the word “granary”, or a storehouse. The town was established as “Garner’s Station” in 1883, but the charter was repealed in 1891. It was later reincorporated as Garner in 1905, and its growth increased over the years due to its direct connection by highway to the capital city.

 

Approximate Distance to:

 

Raleigh: 5.5 Miles

Durham: 31.5 Miles

 

Raleigh-Durham International Airport: 20 Miles

 

Hospitals:

  • WakeMed Raleigh Hospital: 7.5 Miles

  • Duke Raleigh Hospital: 12 Miles

  • Rex Hospital: 12 Miles

 

Major Highways:

  • US-70: 0.5 Miles

  • I-40: 3 Miles


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