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By Bill Cobb Appraiser, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ - Ascension Parish Home Appraisers: Quail Creek Subdivision Numbers Improve in 2010!  While the number of home sales is down 54%, the average sales price, median sales price and average sold price per sq. ft. are all up in 2010 based on 6 sales.   I'm...

By Bill Cobb Appraiser, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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http://www.batonrougemarketmetrics.com/ - Northern Ascension Parish Housing Market Metrics: Jefferson Crossing 3 Year Study     From 2009 to 2010 based on 11 home sale, the Jefferson Crossing Trends chart below shows a slight decline in Average Sold Price per square foot of just under $1/sf.   T...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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Monthly Sales were 72 units. Comparison to last month:  Decreased 4% from 75 units.  Comparison to this month last year: Decreased 40% from 121 Units. Average Sold Price was $204,896.  Comparison to last month:  Decreased 5% from $216,581.  Comparison to this month last year: Decreased 7% from $...

By Ann Dail, Broker/Realtor,CRS, ePRO, SRS, B.A.Chem
(Baton Rouge Area Homes, Louisiana, USA, 225-761-0551)
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It's not too late to visit the Art in Autumn Gardens, Arts & Cultural Festival to be held in the gardens at Houmas House Plantation.  Open Sunday Oct.10 from 10am until 4pm.  Singers, musicians, artists, and dancers will gather in the historic garden.  In addition there will be over 300 works of ...

By Bill Cobb Appraiser, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ - North Ascension Parish Real Estate Minute Video: Henderson Bayou Estates 2010 Update     Greater Baton Rouge Home Appraiser, Bill Cobb, updates the housing market numbers for Henderson Bayou Estates Subdivision in the Prairieville Galvez Real Estate...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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  Monthly Sales were 95 units. Comparison to last month:  Increased 26% from 70 units.  Comparison to this month last year: Increase 8% from 87 Units. Average Sold Price was $197,038.  Comparison to last month:  Decreased 5% from $207,896.  Comparison to this month last year: Decreased 9% from $2...

By Ann Dail, Broker/Realtor,CRS, ePRO, SRS, B.A.Chem
(Baton Rouge Area Homes, Louisiana, USA, 225-761-0551)
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  Bayou Manchac is an eighteen-mile waterway that forms the boundary between the parishes of East Baton Rouge and Ascension.  Bayou Manchac was a vital link from the Mississippi River to the Amite River and on to the Gulf of Mexico. French explorer Pierre LeMoyne (sieur d'Iberville) saw the tall...

By Sandy Ogburn Sandlin, Fine Baton RougeArea Homes
(RE/MAX Excellent Properties)
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Prairieville buyers have plenty of reasons to buy a great house in Ascension Parish or anywhere in the Greater Baton Rouge areas. After all, homes are plentiful and well priced, the interest rates are low, and of course, the home buyer's tax credit is in effect through April 30.  Yesterday, the ...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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  Monthly Sales were 91 units. Comparison to last month:  Increased 3%  from 88 units.  Comparison to this month last year: Increase 11% from 81 Units. Average Sold Price was $186,413.  Comparison to last month:  decreased  2% from $191,023.  Comparison to this month last year: Decreased 10% from...

By Sandy Ogburn Sandlin, Fine Baton RougeArea Homes
(RE/MAX Excellent Properties)
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When you become a homeowner who just made one of the most expensive purchases in your life, you are starting out on an exciting new adventure.  You just bought a great home in Baton Rouge, Prairieville, or a nearby city and you are now  surprised to realize that you are pretty much on your own i...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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2009…it’s almost over.  As I sat down to write this, the first words to hit the keyboard were this. “Thank God this year is over. I am so ready for a New Year!” As I sifted through the past months in my mind, I pulled up the thoughts of seeing friends, family and strangers struggle with hardships...

By Sandy Ogburn Sandlin, Fine Baton RougeArea Homes
(RE/MAX Excellent Properties)
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Prairieville home buyers, if you are planning on buy a home with FHA financing, listen up! For over 50 years, FHA has helped those with less than perfect credit buy homes by guaranteeing the loans, but recent announcements by HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan indicate that major changes are on the way ...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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  I have recently had a few potential sellers ask me if they should list their home during the holidays.  My first response is "Why shouldn't you?"  Here are five reasons that I believe the holidays are a great time to list your home.   Families like to take advantage of their children's semeste...

By Sandy Ogburn Sandlin, Fine Baton RougeArea Homes
(RE/MAX Excellent Properties)
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Even in Greater Baton Rouge where home prices have not fallen as much as elsewhere, some who would like to move have put their plans on hold until things are a little better for sellers.   In a buyer' s market, a real estate agent often has to deliver the bad news that the seller has to lower the...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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Today, I woke with a sense of gratitude. Gratitude for all of the Veteran's that have sacrificed so much for me.  Without these men and women, I would not be able to sit here and enjoy the laughter of my children while they are getting ready for school, kiss my husband goodbye as he leaves for a ...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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Today, November 10, 2009, the Marine Corp turns 234.  Happy Birthday Marines! Thank you to all who have served for your tireless dedication in keeping our country safe. Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference in the world.  But, the Marines don't have that problem...

By Kristina Cusick, Prairieville Real Estate Broker
(Town & Parish Realty)
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The first time home buyer's tax credit that was scheduled to expire on 12/01/2009 has been extended until May 1, 2010.  The income limits for this have also been increased! Here are the specifics: Purchasers must be first time home buyers.  This means that you must not have owned a home in the pa...

By Sandy Ogburn Sandlin, Fine Baton RougeArea Homes
(RE/MAX Excellent Properties)
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If you have slowed down your efforts find your new Ascension Parish home because you figured that you could not complete your sale in time to qualify for the $8000 first time homebuyer tax credit, put on your shopping shoes!  Not only is the credit extended till next April, it's now offers some n...

By Sandy Ogburn Sandlin, Fine Baton RougeArea Homes
(RE/MAX Excellent Properties)
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Ascension Parish is booming these days, with its 6.7% unemployment over 2% lower than the national average, as new businesses going up all over town.  If you happen to be one of the unlucky people who lose their job, you have to figure how to stay afloat until you return to work.  If you have a m...

By Sandy Ogburn Sandlin, Fine Baton RougeArea Homes
(RE/MAX Excellent Properties)
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Once you've decided to buy a beautiful Prairieville home, the big question is  "How much house can I afford?" You may already have a figure from the bank If you have gone to get pre-approval.  This may be more or less than what you had in mind. It's only a starting point in your thought process....

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