Author Archives: Lisa

Lots and Land for Sale on the West Bank of New Orleans

The Arbors Estates, New Orleans LA

Although there are more new homes to choose from on the West Bank than in the city, some buyers prefer to watch their new place go from the ground up. With that in mind, there are lots and land for sale stretching from Algiers out to Westwego. Things to keep in mind before building a…

A Reminder to For Sale by Owners

For sale by owner

Over the last few months, we’ve run across several folks selling a home on their own (For Sale by Owner or FSBO). That’s cool if you can make it work. You’ll save money on a listing agent while you’ll spend your own time and money on marketing and showings. For some people, it’s an excellent…

230 Bermuda St, Unit C | Algiers Point 1 Bedroom for Rent

Front view

FOR RENT • 1 BED • 1 BATH • 600 SF LIVING • $850/MONTH

Fully furnished first floor unit just 2 blocks from the Algiers ferry. Kitchen includes dishwasher, washer and dryer. Independent bedroom, 1 full bath. Furnishings include dining set, beds and more.

Algiers Real Estate Market Update | March 2015

Algiers home sales 2010-2014

Residential real estate sales in Algiers, New Orleans Last year saw a significant increase in the number of residential sales in Algiers, rising from 356 in 2013 to 434 in 2014.     Average home sale prices in Algiers As the number of sales increased, so did the average sale prices. 2014 saw a rise…

214 Delaronde St, New Orleans LA | Algiers Point Home for Sale

Front view of 214 Delaronde Street

SALE PENDING • 4 BEDS • 3 BATHS • 3310 SF LIVING • $525,000 Amazing two story East Lake Victorian home built around the turn of the century in historic Algiers Point. The land was originally part of the Duverje Plantation and the house has a great history. From single family home to rooming house for…

Belle Chasse LA Real Estate Market Update

Average home prices in Belle Chasse LA

Belle Chasse Active Listings The number of available properties in Belle Chasse has declined almost every month since last summer. After hitting a high of 75 homes for sale in July 2014, there are just 54 homes available for sale today.     Number of Belle Chasse Homes Sold After peaking in 2013, sales dropped by…

5124 Page St | Marrero LA Home for Sale

Front view of 5124 Page St, Marrero LA

FOR SALE • 3 BEDS • 1 BATH • 1171 SF LIVING • $135,000 There’s more than meets the eye in this adorable and immaculate Marrero home.
Updated eat in kitchen with direct access from the carport, cozy living room, modern bath and the master has a sizable sitting room attached.

157 Creagan Ave, Gretna LA 70053 | Home for Sale

Front view of 157 Creagan Ave, Gretna LA home for sale

FOR SALE • 3 BEDS • 1.5 BATHS • 1122 SF LIVING • $129,000 100% FINANCING AVAILABLE Beautifully updated, cozy and welcoming, this Gretna home is move in ready and waiting for you. Immaculately clean and well maintained, you’ll love every inch of it. Private bedrooms, a spacious living room and an eat-in kitchen with…

Top 4 Home Improvements That Give You the Best Return

man doing home improvements

In a 2015 cost vs value report of home improvements in the central southern region of the U.S., Remodeling prepared a list of major and minor improvements and how much a home seller can expect to recoup on the cost of those improvements. Top 4 Home Improvements Entry Door Replacement (Steel) At an average cost…

3 Tips to Improve Your Curb Appeal This Spring

flowers in New Orleans

Spring is the time of year that home owners, whether they are considering selling their home or not, turn their thoughts to the outdoors and landscaping. The curb appeal of your home can be the deciding factor on whether a potential buyer wants to schedule a showing. It can also help improve the value of…