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Old 05-22-2009, 10:22 AM
 
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We also moved from a small town in Ohio to Greensboro for a university job. I completely understand how cool a small town with older homes and a quaint downtown can be, and this kind of neighborhood can be hard to find in Greensboro without spending a lot of money. However, we did find a great neighborhood with older homes, an awesome neighborhood park lots and lots of young children, and cool neighbors (diverse interests and backgrounds--community oriented), all in a great school district (Lindley Elementary, Kiser Middle, Grimsley High). Even better, the prices haven't escalated like they have in the neighboring Lindley Park area. The neighborhood is called Highland Park (it's a little area--few people will even know where it is), right across Holden Ave. from Lindley Park (the Lindley Rec Center, the arboretum, and a great little collection of restaurants/bars at the corner of Walker and Elam are less than a mile/mile and a half walk. Also, UNCG is close) We love it here! **Check for houses on Princeton Ave., Harvard Ave. (there's a cool house for sale right now--$159,000), maybe Lehigh. IMO, these are the nicest streets.
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Old 05-22-2009, 02:13 PM
 
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Talking im moving from cleveland to greensboro

hello.. i posted that im moving from cleveland well avon lake actually to greensboro today its nice to see there is a ton of ohio there haha i wont get dirty looks for cavs gear or browns stuff.... i found so far if your going to live in the city limits of greensboro live on the east side the schools are better and the crime is lower you can go to www.ncreportcards.com for schools.... but ive really found that burbs like lewisville, clemmons, kernersville, or walnut cove all are 20 mins from greensboro or winston salem and have good schools low crime and affordable housing inside the city of either ws or grboro is really better for kids in charter schools or people without kids ..... me, my wife, and our 18 month old...will be moving down november of this year... see ya there.... if you have more questions or suggestion since were in the same boat email me v8aarons@yahoo.com thanks... oh and my cousin lives in greensboro and from ohio he says never gets bellow 25 and doesnt accumulate snow and usually sunny .... kiss the 5 months of clouds... 4 feet of snow ... and negative 6 with a windshield of negative 300,000,000 goodbye
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Old 05-22-2009, 08:04 PM
 
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Never below 25 and doesn't accumulate snow?? Sorry your cousin is wrong. Greensboro is fairly mild but temps below 25 are not uncommon at all. And yes it does snow and accumulate here as well but usually not a lot. Greensboro is not Cleveland but its certainly not Miami either.
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