http://www.batonrougerealestatetrends.net/ – Baton Rouge High End Homes Market September 2010 Better Than Expected! High End Homes Market Appears Near Solid Support, Most Solid Within East Baton Rouge Parish. From 9/1/08 to 9/30/09, MLS reports 298 sales versus 294 sales 9/1/09 to 9/30/10, which is only a decrease of -4 sales or -1.3%. Average Sold Price for the 2009/2010 period is $539,650 compared to $548,036 for the 2008/2009 period. Median Sold Price for the 2009/2010 period is $500,000 compared to $495,700 for the 2008/2009 period. Average sold price per sq. ft. is $157.89/sf versus $159.43/sf for the 2008/2009 period. Average Continue reading Baton Rouge High End Homes Market September 2010 Better Than Expected!
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Ascension Parish Residential Building Permits Charting 2000 – 2010 Year To Date NOTE: This chart can be viewed in a larger scale @ http://www.batonrougerealestatetrends.net/building-permits/ According to Chad Calder’s The Advocate article below, for the first half of 2010, Ascension has issued approximately 399 permits, which was a 27% rise over 2009. NOTE: IF the pace of first half residential building permits continues throughout 2010, then 2010 will surpass the 786 permits for 2009. However, with the slowdown in new home construction, this is doubtful. It’s believed by this appraiser, which concurs with Chad’s article, that much of the Continue reading Ascension Parish Residential Building Permits Charting 2000 – 2010 Year To Date
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Geismar Dutchtown Real Estate Trends: Old Mill Subdivision 2010 Update Solds In Old Mill Subdivision from 1/2010 to 10/02/2010 revealed: Average Sales Price: $238,985 Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft.: $126/sf ($124/sf in 2009) Median Sold Price: $239,900 ($249,950 in in 2009)Number of Sales: 13 (Only 10 Sales In 2009) Average Number of Days On Market: 61 Low To High: $225,000 to $257,000 Number of Sold REO/Foreclosures Noted In MLS: 0 Current # Listings: 10, 0 Are Foreclosures Current Listings Prices: $223,000 To $257,900 Data for the market update was used with permission of the GBRAR MLS. Data Continue reading Geismar Dutchtown Real Estate Trends: Old Mill Subdivision 2010 Update
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisers Photos From The Field: LSU Tiger Spirit Is Alive And Well On Game Day! These two photos below were taken in Rolling Meadows 70817 and Bellingrath Lakes 70739 during Saturday’s home appraisal inspections and reveal that LSU Tiger Spirit is alive and well in the Greater Baton Rouge community!
http://www.batonrougerealestatebuzz.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate Home Sales: Highs and Lows For September 7, 2010 Rebekah Allen, with the Baton Rouge Business Report, has an update on Baton Rouge home sales as published on September 7, 2010 and quoted below: “After several months of hoping that the worst had passed in the fragile housing market, the real estate industry experienced record-breaking lows in July. Experts blamed the historic decrease on the expiration of the homebuyer tax credit and mounting evidence that the economy isn’t ready to rebound. According to the National Association of Realtors, existing home sales in July dropped Continue reading Baton Rouge Real Estate Home Sales: Highs and Lows For September 7, 2010
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http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Greater Baton Rouge Real Estate: Understanding the difference between an appraisal and an assessment! Lea Miller has written an article I wanted to share locally: Understanding the difference between an appraisal and an assessment . Here are a few snippets (not the entire article) from her article below: “A real estate appraisal is an estimation of market value. Lenders usually require appraisals for homes on which they are asked to lend money in the form of a mortgage or home equity loan. Appraisals are performed by trained professionals who are licensed by the state in which they operate. Continue reading Greater Baton Rouge Real Estate: Understanding difference between appraisals and tax assessments
http://www.gbrprelistingappraisals.com/ – Baton Rouge Homeowner Loses $15,000 By Not Getting Pre-Listing Appraisal Another Baton Rouge Homeowner Loses Money By Not Getting Appraisal. In June 2010, a Greater Baton Rouge homeowner is losing $15,000 in equity, selling FSBO or For Sale By Owner, by not getting a Pre-Listing Appraisal. No, this isn’t a distressed sale.
http://www.gbrprelistingappraisals.com/ – Greater Baton Rouge Pre-Listing Home Appraisals Video 225-293-1500. This video describes what’s included in a “Pre-Listing” Home Listing Appraisal for the Greater Baton Rouge Housing Market performed by Bill Cobb with Accurate Valuations Group! Visit http://www.gbrprelistingappraisals.com/ and find out more about having a video made for YouTube to help sell your home faster. Plus, this appraiser can help your home get found on Google for interested buyers. So, we not offer Pre-Listing Appraisals, but a full marketing package and a listing on the Greater Baton Rouge Realty Video Visual Tours Website: http://www.gbrrealtyvisualtour.com/