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Baton Rouge Real Estate: Greater Baton Rouge Homeowner Should Not Have Added $60,000 Pool In A $150,000 Subdivision I ran across a situation in the Greater Baton Rouge Housing Market where a homeowner, located in a subdivision where the average home is worth $150,000, installed a $60,000 Gunite Inground Pool recently. Now, their home is on the market and they are about to be taken through the “school of hard knocks” when the appraiser doesn’t give them any more than $5,000 to maybe $7,500 contributory value for their pool. I’ve been appraising now for 18 years and see these types Continue reading Greater Baton Rouge Homeowner Should Not Have Added $60,000 Pool In A $150,000 Subdivision
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate: Four Demographic Trends That Will Affect Greater Baton Rouge Housing Realtor.org and and The Urban Land Institute are reporting on 4 demographic trends that will affect Greater Baton Rouge Housing! Their short article is located here and is quoted below. “4 Demographic Trends That Will Affect Housing A new report from the Urban Land Institute predicts two major changes in the U.S. housing market as we began a new decade. Home appreciation will slow considerably to about 1 percent to 2 percent annually. The current U.S. homeownership rate, now at 67 percent (which is Continue reading Four Demographic Trends That Will Affect Greater Baton Rouge Housing
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Gonzales Louisiana FHA Appraisers: Ascension Fastest Growing Parish In State of Louisiana The Ascension Weekly Citizen Online is reporting Ascension Parish is the fastest growing Parish in the State of Louisiana. Their article is posted here and here’s a snippet from their article: “Ascension is the fastest growing parish in the state, according to estimates from the Louisiana Tech University College of Business. Ascension Parish grew at a rate of 36.17 percent from the year 2000 to 2009, gaining 27,961 people, the Tech study said. Louisiana on the whole grew just .52 during that time period. Neighboring Livingston, Continue reading Gonzales Louisiana FHA Appraisers: Ascension fastest growing parish in state
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Pelican Point Average and Median Home Sales Prices Decline in 2009. Pelican Point Average Sales Price Declines -10% From January 2009 to Present Pelican Point Median Sales Price Declines -11.94% From January 2009 to Present Sold data used with the permission of the Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors.
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Gonzales Louisiana Pelican Point Golf End Of Year 2009 Report Solds In Pelican Point Golf Community from 1/1/2009 to 12/31/2009, Per MLS, reveal: Average Sales Price: $290,773 Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft.: $118.72/sf Median Sold Price: $274,578 Low Sales Price: $125,000 High Sales Price: $549,500 Average Number of Days On Market: 174 Number of Sales: 38 NOTE: The Average Sales Price has declined significantly since the 2008 high when the average sales price was $330,038, a -11.9% decline. The Median Sales Price has declined significantly since the 2006 high when the median sales price was $322,750, a Continue reading Gonzales Louisiana Pelican Point Golf End Of Year 2009 Report