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By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Homes For Sale in New Orleans, LA When the number of foreclosures decreases, it’s not without impact for NOLA homeowners and investors. In any given month,NOLA foreclosures may not always mimic the national averages, but over the long run, they do tend to be pretty close. And the national t...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Homes For Sale in New Orleans Would you be willing to sell your New Orleans property to a buyer who is offering virtual currency? In recent news, there has been an influx of people who are putting their homes up for sale in Bitcoins. It may be actually worthwhile to consider the upsides, be...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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  A property search in New Orleans just ain’t what it used to be. Young adults grew up with computers, so to them the advent of the connected world—the Internet—brought fewer startling lifestyle changes than it did for their parents and grandparents. But for anyone who thought the emergence of t...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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  View Homes For Sale in New Orleans Over the past two years any upward movement in areahome prices tended to raise a question in many local minds—a question that ends with the word ‘bubble.’ As with any commodity whose price is determined by a changeable mix of subjective public perception as w...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Homes For Sale in New Orleans, LA If you have taken good care of your property, you rightfully expect that selling your New Orleans home will result in its fetching a good price when it hits the market. That’s the right mindset for success, but it serves sellers best when it’s only a startin...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Homes For Sale in New Orleans See what your neighbor's home sold for... When you’re selling your home, keeping it ready to show at a moment’s notice can sometimes make a major difference. In a perfect world, prospective buyers will always have time to schedule showings in advance—but excepti...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Homes For Sale in New Orleans The generation born between the early 80s and just after the turn of the century (aka Millennials) have been slower to take the first steps toward home ownership than previous generations. That’s likely one of the byproducts of the cultural and economic shifts ...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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3554 Somerset Dr. New Orleans, LA 70131 $149,000 4 bedroom, 2 bath 1,880 sqft   Call or text Terez B. Harris (504)975-1033 for more information   View more about this home     Terez Harris NOLA Real Estate Group (504)297-2619 www.TerezHarris.com   Harris.Terez@gmail.com DOWNLOAD MY SMARTPHONE AP...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Homes For Sale in New Orleans Before April 15th came and went, perhaps you and your accountant had one of those occasional chats about your assets and liabilities. If owning your vacation home in New Orleans has resulted in more taxes or less financial gain than you’d planned for—or if you ...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Property For Sale in New Orleans This year, it looks as if the busy spring real estate season extends beyond the residential arena. Latest reports show commercial property sales on the rise throughout the nation—and in volumes that make it one of the main contributors to the overall economi...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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      View Homes For Sale in New Orleans Mortgage rates may rise or fall this spring (lately they seem to be falling!)—but that needn’t prevent you from saving even more money when it’s time to structure your own New Orleans mortgage. The underpublicized fact is that mortgage rates are only one o...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Buying a home in New Orleans is sort of a modern day adventure. At first there’s the intrigue of figuring out the advantages and disadvantages between the neighborhoods and listings competing for your attention; then there are all the challenging, sometimes exhausting—then, ultimately, exhilarat...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Many of New Orleans’s would-be first time home buyers are stopped short when they come up against the need to raise the initial deposit. But just because you don’t have a hefty down payment, it needn’t mean you can’t own your own home. You can still purchase a house with less than a 20% down pay...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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  View Homes For Sale in New Orleans The slick, entertaining formats of HGTV’s many buying and selling programs makes for great entertainment – but, as anyone who has ever actually bought or sold a house knows, they tend to leave some key information on the cutting room floor. Sure, real estate ...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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  In advertising, they call the photo that glamorizes a product its ‘hero shot.’ In the case of a real estate listing in New Orleans, the pictures that accompany the written description can all be hero shots, if enough care is taken.  In one Auburn University study (The Relationship between Prop...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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New development fills an old space in New Orleans - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports       NEW ORLEANS - Tractors and workers pump new life into an old piece of property in New Orleans. It's one of a string of development "rebirths" around town.   The grounds of an old church in the 2...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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  It’s another aftereffect of the rise in housing prices: piggyback loans in New Orleans are making a comeback. According to a recent American Bankers Associations Report, the number of piggyback loans originated across the nation more than doubled within the past year.   A piggyback loan involv...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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View Homes for sale in New Orleans It just might be that a groundswell is spreading throughout the home-buying public. In New Orleans, smaller houses that used to be difficult to sell are rising in popularity, and I can guess why. First, a little history. Back in 1950, what we would consider sma...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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    View homes for sale in New Orleans Right at the start of the year, Google announced a surprising move. It said it was purchasing a home appliance maker most of us had never even heard of…for $3.2 billion in cash! It was a gambit that every New Orleans homeowner should note, because it signal...

By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Charlie Chaplin always managed to mix a good measure of insight in with the silent movie knee-slappers. It was “The Little Clown” who once said, “The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.” One way or another, we Americans have come up with a singularly surefire way to overcome th...

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