20 Ascension Parish 2013 Home Sales Facts Here are Twenty (20) quick statistics for the Ascension Parish Louisiana Housing Market for all of 2013 and considering that Interest rates went up over 1% in 2013. The information below is for ALL type property types. Includes The Top 20 Best Selling Subdivisions. BONUS FACT: Going into 2014, there are 283 Pending Listings, which is a very good sign for Ascension Parish Louisiana economy, furniture sales, home improvement center sales, etc.. 1.) Total Number of Ascension Parish Home Sales 1705 2.) Number of Sales increased by 260 or +18%, from 1445 in 2012 Continue reading 20 Ascension Parish 2013 Home Sales Facts
Ascension Parish real estate market data provided by Bill Cobb Appraiser of River Ridge Sorrento Home Appraisals I recently looked at statistics for Sorento Louisiana’s River Ridge Subdivision and discovered these 2012 home price trends. Based on 15 sales, the average sales price per square foot has been $101/sf. The Median Sales Price has been $178,500, with the average size of homes sold being 1,934 sf. Homes have stayed on the market for an average of 143 days. The Average Listing-To-Sales-Price-Ratio is 99%, meaning homes are selling for 99 percent of asking prices, 1 percent less than asking price. See Continue reading River Ridge DR Horton Subdivision Home Sales Sorrento Ascension Parish
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 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/ – Ascension Parish Gonzales Home Appraisers: New Ascension Parish Video Shows The Sites! There have been two recent videos with Ascension Parish as the theme published on YouTube this month. View them below. Ascension Parish Video Project With Photos Ascension Parish Cultural Landscape
Gonzales Louisiana Ascension Parish Real Estate Home Selling Tips: 4 Ways To Sell Your Home Faster. This article was written for homeowners and may be helpful for Real Estate Agents as well. CBS Money Watch is reporting on 4 Ways To Sell Your Home Faster! Click the blue link to read the article! Here’s a snippet: “Home sellers, buckle up: Spring selling season is here, and it’s going to be a bumpy ride. For now, the April 30 deadline for closing on a house to claim the home buyer tax credit is boosting sales. But with mortgage rates edging Continue reading Gonzales Louisiana Ascension Parish Real Estate Home Selling Tips: 4 Ways To Sell Your Home Faster
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Baton Rouge Certified Home Appraisers: Area Home Sales See Gains In March The Advocate Newspaper and Chad Calder are reporting “BR-area home sales see gain in March“, click on the link to read the entire article. Below is a snippet: “The number of homes sold in the Baton Rouge metro area rose slightly in March, though the first quarter was down 2 percent. The March bright spot is largely due to an increase in Ascension Parish. The figures, compiled by the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors, account for about 85 percent of the market in the Continue reading Baton Rouge Certified Home Appraisers: Area Home Sales See Gains In March
http://www.batonrougerealestatebuzz.com/ – Video Of Baton Rouge Homes Value: How Much Value Do Pools and Metal Buildings Add? In this video, Realtor and Broker, Tony Zito, and Home Appraiser, Bill Cobb, discuss how appraisers value pools and metal buildings. Generally, the return might be 1/4 to 1/3 of investment, but not always. Sometimes pools have no value at all, especially the older the age of the pool. Some people likes pools and others don’t and end up filling them in with dirt. However, if you’re buying a home to live there forever, enjoy that home and add what you can afford Continue reading Video Of Baton Rouge Homes Value: How Much Value Do Pools and Metal Buildings Add?