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By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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Timing your Baton Rouge home sale for a relocation or transfer VideoIf you need to move and be relocated to say Atlanta Georgia by February 1st, when should you begin the home selling process?  Local Real Estate Broker, Darren James with Darren James Real Estate Experts, answers this question.  I...

By Sabrina Didier
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Top Mechanics In Baton RougeWhen moving to a new area, a "go to" mechanic can be one of the hardest things to find. If you, like most people, have little knowledge of cars, you may spend hundreds of dollars more than you would need to if you go to a mechanic that over charges and is dishonest ab...

By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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 I recently completed a pre-foreclosure home appraisal in Villa Del Rey Subdivision Baton Rouge and Villa Del Rey is no stranger to foreclosure or distressed histories or cycles. Villa Del Rey was developed in multiple filings from late 1950s to perhaps early 1970s. Home sizes range from 1273sf t...

By Jen Burns, Real Estate Agent
(eXp Realty)
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Providence Subdivision in Baton Rouge LA Find similar homes for sale to the Providence Subdivision in Baton Rouge LASuper friendly neighborhood in great central location. Luxury living in the heart of Baton Rouge. Close to shopping, businesses, great restaurants and more.Contact 225.289.3656 for...

By Carol Poche, Jeffrey Welsh & Carol Poche'
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Rare opportunity and Westminster! Freshly updated this home offers a true mother in law suite.. with 4 bedrooms, split floorplan, new tile, it is move in ready. Great for a first time home buyer, downsizer, or investor. Conveniently located off Jefferson Highway with easy access to attend, I-12 &...

By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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I recently completed a rare Baton Rouge foreclosure home appraisal in the year 2015 within Cornerstone Subdivision off Siegen Lane. The following is my report on the home sales trends that took place and the prices paid for these homes from 2014 to 2015. Baton Rouge population 228,000 (Greater Ba...

By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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I recently completed a Baton Rouge refinance home appraisal in Lakepark Garden Homes. Lakepark Garden Homes was developed in 1985 with some homes built, stalled building due to U.S. economic meltdown and resumed new homes in approximately 1992-1994. Homes range from 874sf to 2,373 sq. ft. average...

By Carol Poche, Jeffrey Welsh & Carol Poche'
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Right across the street from City Park, this updated condo provides you with a view of the golf course and oaks. This gated community has been refurbished and offers extensive decking beneath the massive oaks for outdoor entertaining. Inside this upstairs unit you will find an open living space w...

By Carol Poche, Jeffrey Welsh & Carol Poche'
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Framed by palms, your new home awaits! On one of the larger lots, it backs up to the creek and quiet neighbors ... a church! With electronic gate, newer roof, freshly painted, new carpet in bedrooms, wood floors in large den with masonry fireplace with gas jet, the home is ready for a new homeown...

By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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Recently, the Washington Post and Ken Harney published, "Appraiser's subjective view can kill a deal despite accord by buyer and seller", see link at bottom.  In this article, it talks about recent studies of adjustments to comparable sales used in appraisals and categorizes adjustments into two ...

By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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As a Baton Rouge Home Appraiser for over 20 years, visual online marketer and helping a local Broker market their properties online in Summer of 2011, I know it's not easy to finally get a deal under contract and then closing. Trying to keep up with 68 listings that Summer taught me a whole new r...

By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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Baton Rouge Townhomes Sales - Holly Ridge Townhouses 2014-2015I recently completed a pre-foreclosure appraisal in Holly Ridge Townhouses or Holly Ridge Townhomes. Tax Assessments and Legal News show “Holly Ridge Townhouses” is the correct name. Holly Ridge Townhouses was developed in approximatel...
Baton Rouge Seller Tips: How to Decorate in the Fall and Winter Months Can you believe it's already halfway through fall? As the temperatures are getting colder, the trees barer, and with the holidays, how should a home seller decorate their home to sell? Below is a few Baton Rouge seller tips to...

By Sabrina Didier
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Baton Rouge Real Estate Market UpdateBaton Rouge real estate has been seeing a slow and subtle rise since the beginning of the year. This month the average home price was about $155,000 and the average time a Baton Rouge home for sale is on the Louisiana real estate market is about 70 days. This ...

By Carol Poche, Jeffrey Welsh & Carol Poche'
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Beautiful, immaculate home in University Club's New Orleans Village! Situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac with a gunite saltwater pool overlooking the golf course. Covered outdoor porch with large fireplace, gas grill, sunshade, ceiling fan and lovely view of pool and private side of golf co...

By Carol Poche, Jeffrey Welsh & Carol Poche'
(Keller Williams Realty)
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This home is waiting for your updates --- from the spacious kitchen with cozy breakfast area to the formal living and dining -- to the large den with vaulted ceilings and full masonry fireplace. All of the bedrooms are a minimum of 12x12---beats new construction anyday. The master suite is waitin...
University Villas | Baton Rouge NeighborhoodsUniversity Villas is a brand new neighborhood in Baton Rouge. These homes are perfect for families moving to Baton Rouge to be closer to LSU as University Villas are just a little south of the campus. Built in 2015, these homes start in the low $200,00...

By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge's Home Appraiser
(Accurate Valuations Group, LLC)
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Hunters Lake Subdivision Baton Rouge 70816 Home Sales Trends 2014-2015I was asked today to update Hunters Lake home price trends by a resident, update follows.STEEP CORRECTION from post Hurricane Katrina Highs of $115/sf and Hunters Lake IS NOT enjoying increasing home prices typical in the hotte...
Farmers Market and other Baton Rouge local favoritesAre you new to Baton Rouge? A freshman at LSU and not feeling like you've experienced all that Baton Rouge has to offer? There are many amazing things to do in Baton Rouge, like visit the old and new capitol buildings, find amazing building mura...

By Ashley Kimble Slaughter
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6 Common Mistakes People Make When Selling a HomeThere are some common mistakes that people make when selling a home that can keep their home from selling, cause legal hassles, or delay the sale. While selling a home is not always cut and dry, there are a few common mistakes that you can avoid du...

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