What's Happening in Baton Rouge Real Estate!

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RECENT BLOG POSTS
CoreLogic has released their Dallas home loan delinquency analysis for October.  While the actual rate increased slightly, Dallas is still performing better than much of the country. As of the end of October, 5.25% of all Dallas mortgages were 90 days delinquent as compared with 5.22% in Septembe...
01/13/2011
Why is it boomtime in El Paso for apartment construction?  There are several drivers pushing much of the building: -  Continued expansion at Ft. Bliss.  Ft. Bliss expects to add several thousand additional soldiers over the next few years and will not be able to accommodate all of them with on-ba...
01/13/2011
There were 67 homes sold in Livingston Parish in December 2010 as compared with 103 sold during December 2009.  The average sales price dropped to $145,000 as compared with $166,000 in December 2009. It's really kind of a mixed bag of statistics for Livingston Parish.  Inventory is way too high a...
01/13/2011
There were 87 homes sold in Ascension Parish in December 2010 as compared with 103 in December 2009.  The average sales price is $206,000 and we saw a spike in available inventory up to 9 months (6 months is considered to be a healthy number). I think Ascension Parish looks pretty good.  Inventor...
01/13/2011
It was an interesting December for home sales in East Baton Rouge Parish.  There were 256 homes sold this December as compared with 276 that were sold in December 2009.  What is interesting to me is the trend line in the last chart below.  You can see a fairly regular, steady decline in monthly h...
01/13/2011
Some more encouraging economic news for the state of Texas....this time from IHS Global Insight.  IHS has projected out job growth rates for all states in the US through 2016.  Texas is one of only 6 states with an expected growth rate in excess of 2%.  Texas' projected job growth rate of 2.3% ra...
01/12/2011
The Gadberry Group has released its report of the top 10 most notable high-growth suburban communities and Texas leads the way with 4 cities in the top 10!  This is the second year in a row that Texas has commanded 40% of the Top-10 list. - #1 - Katy (Houston) - #2 - Haslet (Ft. Worth) - #3 - Kel...
01/12/2011
Volusion Inc. - which makes e-commerce software has elected to relocate its headquarters from Simi Valley, CA to Austin!  For some time now - the company split its operations between the two cities, but they recently made the decision to consolidate everyone here in Austin. The company already em...
01/10/2011
The Texas Real Estate Center released December 2010 Dallas home sales numbers and it looks like it was a pretty good month. There were a little over 4,700 homes sold in December which was only a 6% decline from December 2009.  That 6% decline is an important number because home sales in the prior...
01/07/2011
It's another big day for San Antonio on the job front with the announcement that 2 companies are collectively looking to fill 425 positions! kgb USA - provides directory assistance/information services - hiring 150 technical support positions - currently employs 400 in San Antonio - apply online ...
01/07/2011
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