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By Glenda Daughety, She Never Quits!
(RE/MAX First)
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Monticello Subdivision offers good Baton Rouge real estate value, some of the best available.  This community offers a quieter atmosphere.  Homes have usually been well-maintained and are typically a nice size.  This Baton Rouge community features great real estate values in addition to charming homes. The homes are well-priced for their size, and the location offers a piece of quiet living amid the excitement and entertainment options of Baton Rouge's city life.For more on the Baton Rouge Monticello Subdivsion, or to search other Baton Rouge real estate, contact Glenda Daughety.
By Shannon Sims
(Judy Burkett Realtors)
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OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, July 15pm 2-4pm in Camellia Trace!! Stunning New Home under Construction. Located in a popular, convenient area of south Baton Rouge. Camellia Trace is a gated neighborhood with exclusive low maintenace homes.  This home features high ceilings with an open airy floorplan. Awesome kitchen with a walk-in pantry, stainless appliances, a gas cooktop, cypress cabinets, slab granite countertops. Private master suite and bath with his/her vanities, a garden tub, and a large shower. Double garage, security system. Front yard sodded and landscaped.  This home is located at 7342 Japonica Court in Camellia Trace off of Perkins Road near Essen. At $269,900 this home qualifies for the 6.34% Bond Money with the 4% downpayment assistment!!  Stop by and visit with Shannon Sims, ...
By Glenda Daughety, She Never Quits!
(RE/MAX First)
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Bringing more tourists to Baton Rouge and Louisiana is goalIn order to find a tourism advertising campaign for Louisiana, a bill has been introduced into the state legislature, removing the cap on the amount of funds used for tourism promotion from the sales and use tax.  The Advocate reports on this move:The increased revenue will allow the department to dedicate funds to a national advertising campaign and change the perception across the country that Louisiana remains severely damaged from hurricanes Katrina and Rita, said Ange'le Davis, secretary of the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.Increased advertising about the state could also help Louisiana real estate, and Baton Rouge real estate in particular, as more people see the state as a desirable place to live.For more ...
By Glenda Daughety, She Never Quits!
(RE/MAX First)
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In Baton Rouge the anxiously awaited Perkins Roweis finally becoming a reality.  To many Baton Rougeans that pass frequently have noticed the boom in construction over the past few months.  In a recent article in the South Baton Rouge Journal, they tell just what Perkins Rowe will be:    "Perkins Rowe is a 56-acre urban mixed-use project that was planned in three phases, said Tommy Spinosa, owner of JTS, LLC, the development company.  When the project is completed, it will include more than 400,000 square feet of retail space, 375,000 square feet of office space and up to 800 residential units of varying types."Below are a few of the popular retailers of Perkins Rowe:Cinemark TheatresBarnes and NobleBally Total Fitness, Bumble Lane Spa, Nails So HappyCVS DrugstoreThe Fresh MarketFish Ci...
By Glenda Daughety, She Never Quits!
(RE/MAX First)
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Pay less for Baton Rouge real estate in the Spanish Town expansion areaOne of the most interesting and historically vibrant of Baton Rouge communities is Spanish Town.  Spanish Town is located on downtown Baton Rouge real estate, in the Downtown Development District.  Directly north of Spanish Town is the state capital complex.  One of the highlights of this area is the Spanish Town Mardi Gras parade, which is one of the biggest festivals in Baton Rouge.Because Spanish Town is receiving a great deal of renovation (tearing down historical homes in Spanish Town Baton Rouge is frowned upon), and because the downtown district is such a desirable location, home values in Spanish Town can be quite high.  However, as you move east in Spanish Town Baton Rouge, the real estate becomes less expen...
By Glenda Daughety, She Never Quits!
(RE/MAX First)
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This East Baton Rouge community offers some good real estate dealsIn many cities, there are communities within the city that have their characters and attractions.  In East Baton Rouge, community character shines in the Beauregard Town Historic District.Old Downtown features the Mississippi River to the West, and includes a downtown business center to the north.  Renovation has considerally picked up, and Baton Rouge real estate in this area is becoming more popular.  It is worth noting that most of the renovations in the Beauregard Town Historic District are sweeping through the residential area, and since some are not completed, the Baton Rouge real estate deals are fairly good.For more Baton Rouge real estate, contact Glenda Daughety.Premier Baton Rouge Real Estate
By Bridget Fredericks
(Home After Home)
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The Children's Miracle Network is a great nonprofit group which makes miracles happen for sick children across the country.  This year the Miracle Mansion being built in Baton Rouge is valued at over $500,000 and you can easily get your chance to win it.  Your ticket will help save children's lives in the Baton Rouge area.  In fact all of the money raised will stay right here for the Children's wing at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital.  Additionaly, your ticket is tax deductable.  You have every reason to purchase a ticket or make a donation. Go to http://www.childrensmiraclemansion.org/ to view pictures of the home and to purchase your ticket.Drawing to take place LIVE during the 2007 Children's Miracle Network Broadcast, June 3, 4:45 p.m. on WBRZ-Channel 2. Call OLOL Foundation at 765-50...
Baton Rouge, Louisiana Appraisers Study Shows An Increase of 12% Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina In Jefferson Terrace Subdivision Located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Jefferson Terrace Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Jefferson Terrace Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been $20,939 or 12.33%. The median price has increased $26,000 or 17%.  The average price per square foot has increased $16.91/sf or 15%.This is the Market Summary in Jefferson Terrace from 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:  The average sale price was...
By Bill Cobb Appraiser, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisers Appraisal Study Reports on Country Club of Louisiana Subdivision Located in Baton Rouge, LouisianaSIGN  William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, reports on the market summary from 4/1/2006 to 4/19/2007 for Country Club of Louisiana Subdivision.   The average sale price was $739,868.   The median sold price was $579,075.   The average price per sq. ft. sold was $182.89/sf.   The average number of days on the market was 88.  The total # of listings were 36.  The low sales price was $338,900.  The high sales price was $2,5500,000. ENTRANCELUXURY HOME IN CCLAData Used With The Permission Of The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors.   This data generally excludes REO/Bank Owned or Foreclosure S...
Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisers Appraisal Study Shows An Increase of 26.5% Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina In Oak Hills Subdivision Located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana  William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Oak Hills Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Oak Hills Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been $57,148 or 26.5%. The median price has increased $66,100 or 33.23%.  The average price per square foot has increased $11.47/sf or 12.19%.This is the Market Summary from 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:  The average sale price was $215,692.   The median sold...
Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisals - Accurate Valuations Group Appraiser William D. Cobb Study Shows Park Forest Subdivision in Zip Code 70814 Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina Increases 21%William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Park Forest Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Park Forest Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 20.93%. The median price has increased 20.20%.  The average price per sq. ft. has increased 20.38%.Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:Avg Sold: $118,812Median Sold: $122,500Avg $/SF: $68.25/sfAvg Days on the Market: 47Total...
Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisers - Accurate Valuations Group Appraiser William D. Cobb Study Shows Monticello Subdivision in Zip Code 70814 Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina Increases 13%William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Monticello Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Monticello Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 13.11%. The median price has increased 14.41%.  The average price per sq. ft. has increased 22.61%.Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:Avg Sold: $132,749Median Sold: $134,471Avg $/SF: $74.42/sfAvg Days on the Market: 44Total# L...
Baton Rouge Appraisers - Accurate Valuations Group Appraiser William D. Cobb Study Shows Wedgewood Subdivision in Zip Code 70816 Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina Increases 25%William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Wedgewood Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Wedgewood Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 24.81%. The median price has increased 24.41%.  The average price per sq. ft. has increased 21.63%.Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:Avg Sold: $137,903Median Sold: $139,450Avg $/SF: $70.63/sfAvg Days on the Market: 63Total# Listings: 22Low ...
Baton Rouge Home Appraisers - Accurate Valuations Group Appraiser William D. Cobb Study Shows Old Jefferson Subdivision in Zip Code 70817 Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina Increases 19%William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Old Jefferson Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Old Jefferson Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 18.54%. The median price has increased 15.24%.  The average price per sq. ft. has increased 19.8%.Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:Avg Sold: $117,713Median Sold: $119,750Avg $/SF: $71.96/sfAvg Days on the Market: 46Total# ...
Baton Rouge Home Appraiser - Accurate Valuations Group Appraiser William D. Cobb, IFA Study Shows Sherwood Forest Subdivision in Zip Code 70815 Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina Increases 23%William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Sherwood Forest Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Sherwood Forest Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 22.90%. The median price has increased 23.45%.  The average price per sq. ft. has increased 20.93%.Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:Avg Sold: $141,659Median Sold: $136,900Avg $/SF: $65.65/sfAvg Days on the Market...
William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Woodgate Estates Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Woodgate Estates Subdivision, not far from LSU, Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 40.85%. The median price has increased 13.58%.  With average versus median percentages varying so widely, these two (2) percentages are averaged to derive a 27.21% increase.  The average price per sq. ft. has increased 25.6%.Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:Avg Sold: $346,400Median Sold: $342,500Avg $/SF: $111.32/sfAvg Days on the Market: 45Total# Listings: 6Low Sales Price: ...
Baton Rouge Real Estate Home Appraisers - Accurate Valuations Group Appraiser William D. Cobb, IFA Study Shows Kenilworth Subdivision in Zip Code 70808 Pre To Post Hurricane Katrina Increases 23%William D. Cobb, a home appraiser with Accurate Valuations Group in the Greater Baton Rouge, LA market, is pleased to announce a gain in average home prices within Kenilworth Subdivision.  Based on data obtained from The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, the gain in average homes prices within Kenilworth Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 23.12%. The median price has increased 13.94%.  The average price per sq. ft. has increased 24.02%.Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:Avg Sold: $180,723Median Sold: $177,500Avg $/SF: $74.28/sfAvg Days on the Market: ...
Baton Rouge Appraisers - Real Estate Appraiser News - William D. Cobb Attends Appraisal Institute Liability Management For Residential Appraisers: Dodging The Litigation Bullet Seminar, Pearl, MS,  4/12/2007.   (Much of the information presented is directly from the handbook provided at the seminar and the notes taken by William during the seminar.)The purpose of the seminar was to help residential (home) appraisers become a less attractive legal target and thereby avoid being the subject of litigation.   The seminar handbook explains that there are several ways to deal with appraiser liability: •1)      Avoid it.  Make yourself a less attractive target.•2)      Transfer it.  Shift the liability to another entity, such as the client or the other intended users.•3)      Manage it.  Under...
By Shannon Sims
(Judy Burkett Realtors)
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As indicated in my post Shadows At White Oak, Shadows Lake is the latest filing of the Shadows At White Oak community in Baton Rouge Louisiana.  This neighborhood is highly restricted with sidewalks,subdivision required mailboxes,curb and street gutters and underground utilities.  A large private fishing lake is located in the neighborhood for the enjoyment of the residents.  Shadows Lake homeowners also have full use of the tennis courts and park located in the adjoining Shadows At White Oak neighborhood.  Shadows Lake consisted on new construction homes and homes under 3 years old. The average home in Shadows Lake consist of at typically 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths.  Most homes feature custom finish work; custom built cabinets,granite counter-tops and hard wood floors.  Below you will...
By Shannon Sims
(Judy Burkett Realtors)
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The Shadows at White Oak subdivision is located off of S. Harrells Ferry in the southeast section of Baton Rouge.  This area of town is commonly knowen as area 43.  The Shadows at White Oak is a nice neighborhood of single family homes.  Some of the subdivision amentities include a large neighborhood park with swingsets and play equipment. This neighborhood/community contains two tennis courts and a large lake that is soley for the use of the residents.The Shadows at White Oak is part of the Shadows Communty, which includes a Shadows Lakes.  The homeowners dues for both neighborhoods for 2007-2008 is $175 per year.  The age of homes in the Shadows at White Oak range from newer construction to 12 years old.  The majority of homes in this neighborhood are either 3 or 4 bedrooms.  This sub...

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