Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog Video: Review of Shadowbrook Lakes Housing

http://www.homeappraisalsbatonrouge.com/ – Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog Video: Review of Shadowbrook Lakes Housing Shadowbrook Lakes Subdivision 2010 Housing Numbers # of Sales: 4 Sales Prices: $299,900 to $399,900 Median Sales Price: $299,900 Average Sales Price: $151.07/sf 5 Current Listings From $294,900 up to $399,900

Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Hermitage Subdivision 2010 Update

http://www.homeappraisalsbatonrouge.com/ – Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Hermitage Subdivision 2010 Update Hermitage Subdivision is conveniently located near the blossoming area of the Bluebonnet Extension and Nicholson Drive, only a few miles from LSU and the Central Business District!   Solds In Hermitage Subdivision from 1/2010 to 12/31/2010 revealed: Average Sales Price: $101,360 ($81,500 in 2009) Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft.: $72/sf ($59/sf in 2009) Median Sold Price: $95,000 ($82,000 in 2009)Number of Sales: 5 (7 in 2009) Average Number of Days On Market: 42 (69 in 2009) Low To High: $79,900 to $127,000 Number of Sold REO/Foreclosures Noted In Continue reading Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Hermitage Subdivision 2010 Update

Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: January 2011 East Baton Rouge Residential Building Permit Numbers Released

http://www.homeappraisalsbatonrouge.com/ – Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: January 2011 East Baton Rouge Residential Building Permit Numbers Released RESIDENTIAL PERMITS DECLINE Were Down In 2010! As a whole, residential building permits were down from 2,184 in 2009 versus 1,964 in 2010, a decline of 220 permits or -10% (includes all residential permit types). December 2010 versus December 2009 saw an increase from 177 in 12/2009 to 201 in 12/2010. DECEMBER 2010 RESIDENTIAL SFR PERMITS TOTAL “53”! For Residential Permits only for “Single Family Residences”, December 2010 saw 53 permits issued versus 44 for November 2010. ANY IMPROVEMENT IN JANUARY 2011? NO! Continue reading Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: January 2011 East Baton Rouge Residential Building Permit Numbers Released

Greater Baton Rouge Housing Trends For January 2011 Residential Sales Update

http://www.homeappraisalsbatonrouge.com/ – Greater Baton Rouge Housing Trends For January 2011 Residential Sales Update! Ok, we know from the recent LREC release that in all of 2010, the number of home sale was down -7.3%. Total home sales volume was down -5.2%. And, that the “Average Sales Price”, which I am not a fan of reporting on, rose 2.3% from $197,587 in 2009 to $202,138 in 2010. To find out why I’m not a fan of using Average Sales Price, see this explanation under “AVERAGE SALES PRICE IS NOT INDICATOR WHAT WE SHOULD BE RELYING ON! . WHAT INDICATIONS CAN WE Continue reading Greater Baton Rouge Housing Trends For January 2011 Residential Sales Update

Baton Rouge Area 2011 St. Jude Dream Home Photo Gallery And Video Are Online

http://www.batonrougerealestatebuzz.com/ – Baton Rouge Area 2011 St. Jude Dream Home Photo Gallery And Video Are Online   Accurate Valuations Group is a proud sponsor of the St. Jude Dream Home, providing home appraisal services for the Dream Home since the year 2000. Buy your tickets at the links below.       Direct Link And Info From Sponsor WBRZ Information Page: http://www.wbrz.com/st-jude-dream-home-giveaway TICKETS: $100 tickets will go on sale December 14, 2010. You may reserve your ticket at Citizen’s Bank & Trust branch locations, The UPS Store, open houses, www.stjudedreamhome.org or by phone at (800) 726-6409. Grand Prize: Approximate value Continue reading Baton Rouge Area 2011 St. Jude Dream Home Photo Gallery And Video Are Online

Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog Video: Jefferson Square Townhomes Report

http://www.homeappraisalsbatonrouge.com/ – Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog Video: Jefferson Square Townhomes Report. Report on Baton Rouge Townhouses In 70809. Jefferson Square Townhomes 2010 Numbers SOLDS: Only “1” Sale In 2010 $148,000 or $97/sf LISTINGS: There are 5 Current Listings,3 Pending, 2 Active Listings Listed from $139,900 up to $159,900 Tags: Baton Rouge Housing, Baton Rouge Housing Market, Baton Rouge Real Estate Trends, Baton Rouge Townhomes, Baton Rouge Condos, Baton Rouge Townhomes, Baton Rouge Townhouses

Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Cameron’s Corner Offers New Custom Townhomes For Central Community

http://www.batonrougerealestatebuzz.com/ – Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Cameron’s Corner Offers New Custom Townhomes For Central Community. These new units are great compliment to the Central Community! As I was driving into Rambling Oaks Subdivision the other day, I noticed a new set of really nice Townhomes. I pulled into the development to see that the builder developer was Patterson Homes. I contacted the Listing Agent, Treshur Jones @ 225-954-2460 to inquire about this new development. According to Treshur, “I am very pleased with the project and also think they are a great addition to the Central community!!” Also, Treshur stated, Continue reading Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Cameron’s Corner Offers New Custom Townhomes For Central Community

Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog Video: 2010 Village St. George Subdivision Update

http://www.batonrougehomeappraisal.com/ – Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Video: 2010 Village St. George Subdivision Update Solds In Village St George Subdivision from 1/2010 to 12/31/2010 revealed: Average Sales Price: $125,857 ($126,909 in 2009) Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft.: $89.61/sf ($86.39/sf in 2009) Median Sold Price: $129,000 ($123,000 in 2009)Number of Sales: 21 (11 in 2009) Average Number of Days On Market: 94 (67 in 2009) Low To High: $79,000 to $160,000 Number of Distressed Sales Noted In MLS: “3” Current # Listings: 11, 3 Are Distressed Listings Current Listings Price: $89,900 to $149,900 or $61/sf to $120/sf NOTE: Based on information Continue reading Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog Video: 2010 Village St. George Subdivision Update

Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: 2010 Park Forest E Subdivision Metrics

http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisal: 2010 Park Forest E Subdivision Metrics     Solds In Park Forest East Subdivision from 1/2010 to 12/31/2010 revealed: Average Sales Price: $109,878 ($133,242 in 2009)Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft.: $72.47/sf  ($83.45/sf in 2009)Median Sold Price: $135,000  ($135,000 in 2009)Number of Sales: 11 (12 in 2009)Average Number of Days On Market: 95 (130 in 2009)Low To High: $39,900 to $145,000 (Yes, A Home Sold For $39,900)Number of Sold REO/Foreclosures Noted In MLS: “5”Current # Listings: 8, 3 Are Distressed ListingsCurrent Listings Price: $89,900 to $147,400 or $59/sf to $98/sf     NOTE: Based on Continue reading Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: 2010 Park Forest E Subdivision Metrics

Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Are dead grass lawns common in subdivisions where you are?

http://www.batonrougerealestateminute.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate: Are dead grass lawns common in subdivisions where you are? Yesterday, I created this video below of a local subdivision named “Comite Hills West” and posted it to my Baton Rouge Real Estate Minute Video blog.       This morning, I woke up to an email question from an appraiser colleague in the Northwest (Washington State), an appraiser I respect and have joked with over the past 3 years (so my reply is slightly in a joking manner as well).  He asked, “Bill……….Are dead grass lawns common in subdivisions where you are, in that Continue reading Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: Are dead grass lawns common in subdivisions where you are?