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Timberlane Estates Home Sales | Gretna LA Real Estate Report

Timberlane Estates, Gretna LA

Timberlane Home Sales, Gretna LA Average home prices continue to rise in Timberlane Estates, one of the premier West Bank neighborhoods in Gretna. From October 2013 to October 2014, the average home price in Timberlane rose from $318,063 to $374,600, an increase of almost 18%. While the high sales price this year is significantly below…

What’s Your Hillcrest Home Worth? Marrero LA Real Estate

Hillcrest Subdivision, Marrero LA

Hillcrest Home Sales, Marrero LA What’s been happening in the Hillcrest subdivision in Marrero? Here’s a quick recap of home sales and trends in the real estate market. Average prices:  Down 19% from 2013 Days on market: 125 average days to sell in 2014 Price per square foot: Average of $85 in 2014 (down from…

Village Green Home Sales | Harvey LA Neighborhood Real Estate Market Report

Entrance to Village Green subdivision in Harvey LA

Village Green Real Estate | Harvey LA It’s been up and down for Village Green home values over the last couple of years, but overall activity in the West Bank neighborhood continues to rise, ending October 2014 with a total of 11 sales so far this year, with homes selling in an average of 60 days….

Springwood Estates Home Sales | Belle Chasse LA Real Estate Report

Springwood Estates home sales Oct 2014

Springwood Estates Neighborhood Real Estate Report While we’ve been seeing an increase in construction activity in Springwood Estates, resale home prices have not been on the rise. After hitting an average sale price of $471,750 in October of 2013, that number dropped to $427,500 in October of 2014 (a 9% decrease). Not only have prices on…

Bocage Neighborhood Real Estate Report | New Orleans LA

Algiers neighborhood | Bocage | New Orleans LA

Bocage Real Estate Sales | October 2014 Number of homes sold as of October 31 # sold October 2014 = 7 # sold October 2013 = 13 Home sales in Bocage Average sold prices are down 6.4% from last year at the same time. Skewing the averages slightly for 2013 was a $214,000 sale, well above…

Bent Tree Estates | Marrero LA Neighborhood Real Estate Report

Bent Tree Estates, Marrero LA neighborhood

Homes Sold in Bent Tree Estates What’s happening in the Bent Tree Estates real estate market? In a nutshell, prices are up, sales are down and it’s taking longer to sell a home in this Marrero neighborhood. Let’s look at the details Average sold prices have risen by 2.23%. That small increase in prices is…

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…

5449 Sutton Place, New Orleans LA | Algiers Home for Sale

5449 Sutton Pl, New Orleans LA Home for sale

FOR SALE • 6 BEDS • 5 BATHS • 4771 SF LIVING • $285,000
There will be no worries about space in this BIG Algiers home. It’s hard to find affordable homes with so many bedrooms in the New Orleans area, but 5449 Sutton Place has them.

Marrero LA Real Estate | Home Sale Prices | August 2014

Marrero real estate

Marrero Home Sales After taking a dip in 2013, Marrero home prices are on the rise again. From 2013 to 2014, the number of sales increased from 291 to 308 as of August 31st. In that same time frame, the average sold price rose by almost 10%, harkening back to a pre-Katrina market when we…