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Where to Find New Homes on the West Bank

construction on the West Bank

New West Bank Homes for Sale Searching for a home and not finding what you need in the existing housing inventory? Perhaps new construction is what you should be looking for. What to know when buying a new home Those nice people at the sales office are representatives of the builder. They don’t work for…

The Residence at Park Avenue | Harvey Real Estate Update

The Residence at Park Avenue, Harvey LA

We’ve been getting a lot of inquiries regarding the Residence at Park Avenue in Harvey. What’s happening with real estate prices in the Residence? As of 10/28/14, there are just 2 units available in this upscale, gated community on the West Bank of New Orleans, listed at $269,900 and $359,000. Home Sales in the Residence…

What’s Your Park Timbers Home Worth? | September 2014 Market Report

Entrance to Park Timbers in Algiers, New Orleans LA

Park Timbers in Algiers has historically been one of the most popular subdivisions, where custom built homes line the curving streets named for national parks. Home Sales in Park Timbers (as of 9/30/2014) As of the end of September, there have been 12 homes sold in Park Timbers, down 2 (14%) from the same time…

What’s Your Woodland West Home Worth? September 2014 Market Update

Woodland West subdivision, Harvey LA

Woodland West Home Sales Good news for home owners in Woodland West. After a slow 2013 (5 homes sold as of September 30th), this year has shown renewed buyer interest in the neighborhood, with 12 homes sold as of 9/30. This is a 140% increase in sales volume for the neighborhood. What about prices? Prices…

How To Make Sure Your Home Details Are Correct on Zillow

Selling your West Bank home

Not everyone is a Zillow fan, mostly due to the inaccuracies of the Zestimate (estimated values of homes on the site). But the reality is that home buyers flock to the website in droves, so if you are selling your West Bank home, you definitely want to be included in the results on the site….

The 10 Most Expensive West Bank Homes

Luxury real estate on the West Bank of New Orleans

There’s more to the West Bank of New Orleans than just the ‘burbs. It’s also home to some spectacular luxury neighborhoods and properties. Here are this week’s 10 most expensive homes on the West Bank.     Looking for the right place on the West Bank to call home? We’ve got them all, right here. Thousands of…

Stonebridge Market Update | Gretna and Harvey LA Real Estate

Home sales in Stonebridge | Gretna and Harvey LA

Home Sales in Stonebridge We’ve seen an increase in buyer interest in Stonebridge lately, so here’s an update on sales in the neighborhood. As of September 30, 2014 26 homes are actively listed in Stonebridge Average sold price:   $293,018 Median sold price:  $300,000 Average days on market:  125 Compared to September 30, 2013 Average sold…

405 Fairfield, Gretna LA 70056 | Timberlane Golf Course Home for Sale

Front view of 405 Fairfield Ave, Gretna LA

FOR SALE • 4 BEDS • 5.5 BATHS • 4597 SF LIVING • $645,000
405 Fairfield Avenue is a spectacularly renovated home situated on a premium golf course lot in Timberlane Estates. Boasting all of the bells and whistles you could ask for, there are 2 master suites (one upstairs and one down). The downstairs master suite is tremendous and features 2 full baths and 2 custom walk in closets.

Algiers Home Sales | August 2014

Algiers LA

New Orleans LA 70114 and 70131 Home Sales It’s been a little while since we’ve looked Algiers home sales, so let’s take a look at what’s been going on in that market. I’ve pulled numbers both including and excluding English Turn and the Lower Coast, since just a couple of high end sales can skew…

4020 Cottonwood Dr, Marrero LA 70072

Front view of 4020 Cottonwood | Marrero LA Home for Sale

From the adorable front courtyard style entrance to the big backyard patio, this Marrero home has appeal. Close to Kings Grant Playground and West Jefferson Hospital…