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Red River Bank new Southdowns Neighbor

May 6, 2014


Red River Bank finalizes purchase of Acadians-Perkins parcel for $901,000 By Rachel Alexander Published May 6, 2014 at 9:43 am (Updated May 6, 2014)   Red River Bank’s much-anticipated purchase of a disputed half-acre parcel in the parking lot of Jon Claitor’s Acadian-Perkins Plaza shopping center was finalized yesterday evening. Following the Louisiana Supreme Court’s […]

SECTION 8 in Southdowns

April 3, 2014


    Southdowns sites promoted to voucher recipients Rebekah Allen April 02, 2014 89 Comments “Section 8 Welcome” is not a sign one might expect to see in the desirable Southdowns neighborhood, with its streets lined with stately oak trees and well-manicured lawns. But last week, property manager Steve Myers, who owns about 50 […]

Absolutely Great Location on Abelia!!!

March 25, 2014


5119 Abelia Dr Baton Rouge, LA  70808 Just down the street from Webb Golf Course and the new Webb Playground this home is situated on a corner lot that backs up to the BREC Walking Path that strolls thru Westdale Terrace….   FRESH INTERIOR PAINT! and exterior paint 6 months ago! Spacious Crawford home just […]

Fall in love with LOVERS LANE

March 24, 2014


Wonderful Mid City cottage on TWO lots. Mid City is the place you want to live right now with the discussed plans for the reworking of Government Street traffic and the area’s designation as an arts district. Grant monies have been offered for businesses to relocate to the area and the neighborhood’s seasonal parties like White Night […]

Another Happy Customer

March 6, 2014


 What a recent client had to say about her home-buying experience… Good friends recommended Christopher to me- he is always available, he tries to understand very clearly what your situation is and what you’re looking for in a house, he provides all the information you want or need, and he is so good at balancing […]

Flood Insurance Update

March 5, 2014


For those who live in Southdowns or even south Louisiana, buying a home can be made more difficult with the news that your home is in a flood zone. Several years ago a co-worker purchased a new construction home in Ascension Parish.  Flood insurance was not required at the act of sale.  The very next […]

Don’t monkey around….

March 3, 2014


Don’t monkey around with one of your biggest investments- YOUR HOME.  When clients ask me is they should take care of repairs (deferred maintenance) to the house or perform a major renovation to their kitchen,  I always encourage them to address maintenance issues first. Yes, these are not the sexy repairs that are eye-popping to […]


February 28, 2014


Originally posted on livesouthdowns:
Smart growth proponents disturbed by court ruling on Rouzan’s TND status While Wednesday’s ruling by the First Circuit Court of Appeals nullifying Rouzan’s designation as a Traditional Neighborhood Development was seen as a victory by long-time opponents of the development, smart growth proponents are disturbed by the ruling and fear it…


February 27, 2014


As we see breaks in the clouds and fewer days of temperatures below freezing, the anticipation of spring, and longer days, has residents across Louisiana getting prepared to turn their landscape beds, tend their lawns, and plant their crops. Too, many first time homebuyers, now in their new homes, might want a quick reference guide/crash […]

You Are Where You Live

February 26, 2014


As a Realtor, my Buyer Consultation is the best  way for my home buying clients to tell me what they want and don’t want in a house – including size, price, beds/baths, and most importantly… LOCATION! But did you realize that companies have taken your location a step further so that they can market to […]