Bossier Parish, LA Real Estate News

By inboundREM Market Updates
(InboundREM)
Buying a New HomeGetting a new home is one of the biggest financial decisions you'll be making in your life. You'll want to make sure that when you decide to buy a house, you get the best deal possible. These include paying the right amount for the value of the home, matching your needs and budget with the property, and identifying discounts you can get.Top 10 Home Buying Tips in Shreveport-Bossier1. Build an Emergency Fund and Pay your DebtsYou need to make sure you have enough funds to pay for six months of monthly payments in case of emergency. Having no debts will not only help with your credit score but also provide an allowance for future expenses.2. Know your BudgetKnowing what you can afford can help you avoid a potentially disastrous financial decision. You need to make sure yo...
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By Kevin Whatley, Professional Mortgage Lender
(Homespire Mortgage)
Some experts are calling for a slowdown in the economy later this year and most economists have predicted that the next recession could only be eighteen months away. The question is, what impact will a recession have on the housing market?Here are the opinions of several experts on the subject:Ivy Zelman in her latest “Z Report”: “While economic activity appears to have accelerated so far in 2018, some prominent economic forecasters have become more cautious about growth prospects for 2019 and 2020… All told, while solid long-term demographic underpinnings support our positive fundamental outlook for housing, in the event micro-economic headwinds surface, we would expect housing transaction volumes and home prices to weather the storm.” Aaron Terrazas, Zillow’s Senior Economist:“While m...
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By Kevin Whatley, Professional Mortgage Lender
(Homespire Mortgage)
Since the creation of the Veterans Affairs (VA) Home Loans Program, over 22 million veterans have achieved the American Dream of homeownership with a VA home loan. Many veterans in Louisiana looking into buying a home do not know the details of the program and therefore do not take advantage of the benefits available to them.If you are a veteran or you know someone who is, here is a breakdown of the VA Home Loan benefits that can be used to achieve the American Dream!Top 5 Benefits of a VA Home Loan The greatest benefit of a VA Loan is that borrowers can buy a home with a 0% down payment. In 2016, 82% of all VA Loans put down 0%! Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) is not required! (Most other loans with down payments under 20% require PMI, which adds additional costs to your monthly housi...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
This Terrific Bossier City Home for Sale is in Excellent Condition and Move-In Ready!Welcome to Oak Creek, an established neighborhood located in North Bossier City, LA off of Airline Drive and just minutes from schools, places of worship, and all of the hottest shopping and dining Bossier has to offer! We are proud to present 5193 Tara Lane for sale; a lovely 1993 built home with 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 pristine baths, and 1,749 heated square feet of living space. This wonderful home boasts great curb appeal with a brick exterior, pretty low maintenance landscaping, and an inviting front porch perfect for seasonal decorating. The interior of this home is just as welcoming with soft, neutral décor, exquisite crown molding, and an open and airy floor plan. The living room features gleamin...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
 We're having a North Bossier Open House Blowout this Sunday from 2-4! Stop by any or all of these beautiful homes for sale in Bossier City! And be sure to check out the gorgeous home we're holding open in Shreveport's Burgundy Oaks subdivision as well! Sunday July 24, 2016 ~ 2-4 Shreveport 2301 Fernbrook Drive – Burgundy Oaks5/2.5, 3335sf, $365,000CHIC CONTEMPORARY STYLING MAKE THIS SPACIOUS HOME FOR SALE A MUST SEE IN SHREVEPORT! Prepare to be wowed by the unique architecture & elegant interior! The living room features a soaring ceiling, hardwood flooring, & built-in bookshelves. The kitchen is sophisticated with granite counter tops, stainless appliances, & slate back splash. The master is located downstairs & boasts a gorgeous private bath with jetted tub, double vanity, & oversize...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
Custom built Bossier home for sale with no detail overlooked!Welcome to Tara, a lovely subdivision located in south Bossier City, LA just minutes from Barksdale Air Force base and great shopping, dining, and schools! We are proud to present 5025 Longstreet Place for sale! This exceptional 2006 custom built home boasts 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, and nearly 2,500 heated square feet of living space! No detail has been overlooked in this home and high-end amenities abound! From the curb, this home will impress with pretty, low maintenance landscaping, side entry two car garage, and an inviting front porch. The living room features 10ft ceilings and exquisite trim work plus gleaming solid wood flooring, built-in niche for display, and a cozy wood burning fireplace with granite surround! The kitche...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
This Bossier City home for sale is move-in ready!Welcome to Greenacres Place, a lovely established neighborhood located in beautiful Bossier City, LA. Greenacres Place is a popular choice with Bossier home buyers due to its well kept homes and close proximity to I-220 and all of the fabulous shopping and dining along Airline Drive! We are very proud to present 525 Southwood Drive for sale. This lovingly updated home has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and 1,553 heated square feet of living space. The curb appeal is spot on with brick exterior, pretty, low maintenance landscaping, and an inviting front porch perfect for seasonal decorating. The roomy foyer is a fitting introduction to this home and offers additional storage space. The living room is open and airy and features a cathedral ceiling, g...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
A Low Monthly Payment Isn't the Only Reason to Love this Bossier City Home for Sale!Welcome to Coleman Park, a lovely neighborhood located off of Airline Drive in Bossier City, LA. Coleman Park is a popular choice with Bossier home buyers due to its cute and affordable homes and its close proximity to I-20, all the great shopping and dining along Airline Drive, and Barksdale Air Force Base. We are proud to present 3426 Bistineau Drive for sale; a cute 2 bedroom, 1 bath home with 816 heated square feet of living space. This little gem is ideal for first time home buyers, those wanting to downsize to a lower monthly payment, & investors looking for a turn-key rental near BAFB! It has nice curb appeal with covered parking and front porch. The living room features neutral paint & carpeting....
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
 High End Upgrades and Peaceful Acreage Make this Elm Grove Home for Sale a Must See!Welcome to Elm Grove, a lovely small town located southeast of Bossier City off of Hwy 71. If peace & quiet are what you're searching for, you have to see this gorgeous home! Situated on 2.47 shady acres with great curb appeal including an inviting front porch and low maintenance landscaping. The interior has been completely redone with gleaming hardwood floors, neutral paint, crown molding, new fixtures, and plantation style blinds throughout! The kitchen is a DREAM with granite counter tops, stainless appliances including a gas range & built-in microwave, & a HUGE walk-in pantry with an antique door! BONUS: the stainless refrigerator stays with the home! The master suite is generous in size with hardw...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
Don't miss out on this charming Benton home for sale! Welcome to Palmetto Park, a terrific subdivision located in Benton, LA. We are proud to present 4102 Courtland Way, a wonderful 2006 built home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and 1,919 heated square feet. This terrific home will impress from the moment you drive up with an all brick and stucco exterior, pretty, low maintenance landscaping, and a roomy front porch with plenty of space for seasonal decorating. The inviting foyer is the perfect introduction to this home and leads to the elegant living room which features durable ceramic tile flooring, neutral paint and pretty crown molding, cozy wood burning fireplace, and lots of room for oversize furniture. The kitchen is so charming with crisp white cabinetry including some glass front ca...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
 REMODELED & AFFORDABLE HOME FOR SALE IN BOSSIER CITY'S POPULAR GREENACRES NEIGHBORHOODWelcome to Greenacres, it’s the place to be in Bossier City, LA! Greenacres is a popular choice with Bossier home buyers due to its well maintained and affordable homes as well as its close proximity to all of the fantastic shopping and dining along Airline Drive. We are proud to present 2506 Belle Grove Drive for sale; a 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with 1,308 heated square feet of living space. This cute home has been tastefully updated and is move-in ready! Fresh neutral paint and durable wood laminate flooring throughout mean your stuff is going to look great. The kitchen is chic with freshly painted cabinetry, new counter tops, new fixtures including sink, faucet, & disposal, plus a cool stainless stee...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
 COOL CONTEMPORARY STYLING MAKE THIS HOME FOR SALE IN BOSSIER SHINE!Welcome to Legacy, a terrific residential development located off of Swan Lake Road in Bossier City, LA. Legacy is a popular choice with Bossier City home buyers due to its convenient community amenities such as walking trails, scenic views, and private swimming pool as well as its close proximity to I-220, Legacy Elementary School, and all of the fantastic shopping and dining along Airline Drive. We are proud to present 2333 Tallgrass Circle for sale; a gorgeous 2009 built, 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with nearly 2,000 heated square feet of living space! If you’re tired of seeing the same old hum drum listings then you must check out this stunning home! This home features contemporary styling and chic interior features such...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
PEACEFUL & BEAUTIFUL 5+ ACRES FOR SALE IN BENTON!Welcome to Benton, LA, a charming small town located north of Bossier City and just a short drive from I-220 and all of the fantastic shopping and amenities along Airline Drive. We are proud to present 109 Peterson Drive for sale; a terrific 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with 1,980 heated square feet of living space. This lovely ranch style home sits on a lush and green 5.38 acre lot dotted with mature shade trees and a pond. The home features an all brick exterior and a big front porch perfect for seasonal decorating. Just to the right of the large foyer is a spacious room that would be ideal for formal dining or a home office. The living room is open and airy with neutral paint, crown molding, plush carpeting, and a cozy wood burning fireplace...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
If you're looking for peace & quiet, you must see this home for sale on 5 acres in Bossier City!Welcome to South Bossier and the quiet and rural neighborhood of Greenacres Ranchettes located off of Caplis Sligo Road. This area is popular due to its large lots and secluded nature, and it’s still convenient to BAFB and all of the schools, shopping, dining and places of worship along Barksdale Blvd. We are proud to present 5464 Bobbie Lane for sale; a unique and charming 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with over 2,800 heated square feet of living space. This home is situated on nearly 5 acres of lush lawn and mature shade trees and offers privacy and plenty of room to spread out! The Spanish style architecture is elegant and presents nice curb appeal with arched accents and wrap around balcony. T...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
BEAUTIFUL HOME FOR SALE IN N. BOSSIER SITS ON A LUSH .75 ACRE LOT!Welcome to Airline Park Estates, a small and private community located in north Bossier City, LA just minutes from I-220 and all of the fabulous shopping and dining along Airline Drive. We are proud to present this fantastic home for sale at 2850 Valkyrie Drive; a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with 2,486 heated square feet built in 2003. This wonderful home sits on a lush .75 acre lot with lovely views and frequent deer sightings! The curb appeal is spot on with an all brick exterior, pretty, low maintenance landscaping, and a side entry 2 car garage. The interior of this home is open and airy with a great floor plan that makes entertaining a breeze. Durable hand scrapped hardwood flooring runs throughout the living room, dini...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
This Bossier City Home for Sale Features Great Updates and Upgrades!Welcome to Brownlee Estates, a wonderful neighborhood located between Benton Road and Airline Drive in north Bossier City, LA. Bossier City home buyers love Brownlee because of the well maintained and affordable homes as well as the close proximity to schools, places of worship, and the great shopping and dining along Airline Drive. We are proud to present 2651 Brown Street for sale; a remodeled 3 bedroom, 2 bath home built in 1983 with 1,574 heated square feet of living space. This terrific home has been beautifully updated throughout and is move-in ready! Sitting on a large corner lot, this home has impressive curb appeal with pretty, low maintenance landscaping, 2 car attached garage, & extended driveway that offers ...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
Join us Sunday from 2-4 at this terrific home for sale in Haughton's Dogwood South!Sunday January 24, 2016 2-4pm: 219 Dogwood South4/3, 2,300sf, $259,900BEAUTIFUL HOME FOR SALE IN HAUGHTON'S PREMIER DOGWOOD SOUTH COMMUNITY! This lovely home boasts great curb appeal with mature landscaping, side entry garage, & inviting front porch. The open & airy floor plan makes entertaining a breeze & the warm, neutral tones will work with any decor! The living room features a cozy fireplace & custom built-ins. The kitchen features hard surface counter tops, stainless appliances, & gorgeous stained cabinetry. Remote master with killer bath & walk-in closet! If you would rather see any of these homes privately (or ANY home for sale in the Shreveport – Bossier area), just give our Buyer Specialist a ca...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
This Haughton Home for Sale Offers Peace & Quiet Away from the Hustle & Bustle of the City!Welcome to Haughton, LA, a charming small town located east of Bossier City. Haughton is a great choice for Bossier City home buyers who want to be away from the hustle and bustle of the busy city but still want to be near I-20, I-220, BAFB, and all of the great shopping and dining along Airline Drive in Bossier. We are proud to present 357 Hwy 164 for sale; a cute 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with over 1,900 heated square feet that sits on 1.81 lush and secluded acres. This terrific home has been lovingly maintained and updated and offers home buyers a country style home that is move-in ready. The living room features fresh paint and neutral carpet and has plenty of space to accommodate oversize furnit...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
This Sunday, January 3, 2016, we will be holding 2 terrific Benton LA homes open to the public! We will be featuring a beautiful new construction home for sale in one of Benton's newest subdivisions as well as a classic beauty with stunning lakefront views!  Drop by and see these homes and have a chat with one of our dedicated Buyer Specialists; they can provide you with the most up to date market stats for the Shreveport - Bossier real estate market including a list of homes for sale that match your home buying criteria as well as a home value estimate on your current home! Sunday January 3, 2016 2-4pm: 1970 Woodlake Drive5/3.5, 4,324sf, $535,000STUNNING LAKEFRONT HOME FOR SALE IN ESTABLISHED BENTON, LA COMMUNITY! This beautiful home sits on a lush 1 acre waterfront lot & boasts ample ...
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By Chris Hayes, Your Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Partner
(Keller Williams Realty Northwest LA)
Beautiful Outdoor Spaces Make this Haughton Home for Sale a Nature Lover's Dream!Welcome to Haughton, LA! We are proud to present 1369 Wafer Road for sale; a 4 bedroom, 2 bath home with 2,372 square feet of living space. This updated home sits on over half an acre on a quiet, rural street and is just a short drive to all of the amenities of Bossier City! The unique stone and brick exterior and pretty, low maintenance landscaping provide excellent curb appeal. The living room features durable wood laminate flooring and fresh neutral paint with plenty of room for oversize furniture. The kitchen has been updated with modern fixtures and hardware as well as a chic new back splash and stainless appliances. The dining area is spacious and sits in a bay window overlooking the lush backyard. Th...
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