I was appraising a purchase in Prairie Oaks Subdivision off La Highway 73 in early December 2015 when I saw an odd scene for Prairie Oaks, newly vacant land replacing the woods that was there at more than a decade. What is on the other side of Prairie Oaks is the new “The Hollows At Dutchtown Subdivision” . There’s little known about this development, the website on the development sign is not operational, http://thehollowsatdutchtown.com/ and from what I can gather from the Joint Public Notice, it’s to be located on 74.91 acres (minus some wetlands) consisting of 196 lots plus Continue reading The Hollows At Dutchtown Subdivision Prairieville New Homes
Dutchtown Gardens Subdivision Geismar Dutchtown LA 70734 Housing Report 2012. Very nice gated development located next door to Dutchtown High School and surrounding a lake. Generally, this report is based on the Elevent (11) 2011 home sales. The Average Sales Price in 2011 was $207,378, Median Sales Price $199,500, Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft. of $112.25/sf, Average Days On Market of 125 Days with homes selling for 99% of listing prices, no weakness in pricing in 2011. 2012 Market. It does appear this subdivision has slowed somewhat as 36407 Dutchtown Gardens Ave is now pending after 231 days on Continue reading Dutchtown Gardens Subdivision Geismar Dutchtown LA 70734 Housing Report 2012
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http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Dutchtown Geismar La Housing Market Slowsdown and Corrects Big Time in 2011….at least in Dutchtown Villas Subdivision! I received an email this week which alerted me to a major slowdown in the Dutchtown Geismar Louisiana housing market, or at least in Dutchtown Villags Subdivision. The trends chart is below and may be too small to read the stats so I enlarged them immediately below. Now, there are approximately 75 homes in this development, Garden style homes in the 1500sf to 1650sf range. What one recognizes right off is the drop off in sales, from 10 in 2008 Continue reading Dutchtown Geismar La Housing Market Slowsdown and Corrects Big Time in 2011
http://www.batonrougemarketmetrics.com/ – Greater Baton Rouge Housing Trends: Indepth Look At 2010 Home Sales Numbers The LREC or Louisiana REALTORS are reporting on comprehensive housing numbers for 2010, including 4th quarter 2010. So, the source for this report and charts and graphs is LREC. NUMBER OF SALES DOWN 7.3%. Overall, the number of Greater Baton Rouge Home Sales was down 7.3% for 2010. Total volume for 2010 was 5,708 versus 6,160 for 2009. AVERAGE SALES PRICE. The average home sales price increased in 2010 to $202,138 vs $197,587 for 2009. This would appear to be due to strong local Continue reading Greater Baton Rouge Housing Trends: Indepth Look At 2010 Home Sales Numbers
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http://www.batonrougerealestatetrends.net/ – 2010 Comprehensive Greater Baton Rouge Foreclosure Numbers and Charts Released East Baton Rouge Foreclosure Trends: East Baton Rouge 2009 2010 Foreclosure Sales Numbers! 2010 Foreclosures total 12% of sales YTD; 2009 Foreclosures totaled 11%. 7% of all EBR MLS Listings are Foreclosures! Foreclosures are negatively impacting this market. Where Are The 2010 East Baton Rouge Foreclosures Concentrated? AREA 11 FORECLOSURES, Primarily Baker. In Area 11 in 2010, there have been 33 solds in Baker and 13 in Zachary. In 2009 and 2010, the Baker market has experienced a significant amount of fore closure activity as it was Continue reading 2010 Comprehensive Greater Baton Rouge Foreclosure Numbers And Charts Released
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Where Are The 2010 Ascension Parish Foreclosures Concentrated? The chart above represents the number of recorded Ascension Parish REO or Foreclosure Sales within the Greater Baton Rouge MLS as of 10/16/2010, with the exception of Manufactured Housing sales. GBRMLS Areas for Ascension Parish are 90, 91 and 92. 2010 Foreclosures total 7% of sales YTD; 2009 Foreclosures totaled 6%, an increase of +1% since 2009. 5% of all Ascension MLS Listings are Foreclosures! Foreclosures are only moderately impacting this market. AREAS 90-92 2010 FORECLOSURES. In 2010, there have been 68 solds. The vast majority of these foreclosure Continue reading Where Are The 2010 Ascension Parish Foreclosures Concentrated?
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Ascension Parish Foreclosure Trends: 2009 2010 Foreclosure Sales Numbers! 2010 Foreclosures total 7% of sales YTD; 2009 Foreclosures totaled 6%, an increase of +1% since 2009. 5% of all Ascension MLS Listings are Foreclosures! Foreclosures are only moderately negatively impacting this market. There’s A Major “Caveat” with the numbers below! The chart below represents the number of recorded Ascension Parish REO or Foreclosure Sales within the Greater Baton Rouge MLS as of 10/16/2010, with the exception of Manufactured Housing sales. GBRMLS Areas for Ascension Parish are 90, 91 and 92. Let’s put these foreclosure numbers into perspective! In Continue reading Ascension Parish Foreclosure Trends: 2010 Foreclosures Total 7 Percent Of Sales