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Growing Families Need More Space

Growing Families Need More Space

The charming cottage that you and your husband or wife bought as newlyweds may have lost some of its luster now that you have two children, a dog, and a bird. There isn’t quite as much room as...

5 Tips to Make Your Home a Great Buy

5 Tips to Make Your Home a Great Buy

The temperatures aren’t the only thing rising; home sales in Southwest Louisiana are hot, hot, hot!  If you’re home is on the market during the spring and summer, chances are it...

Inspect Before You Buy

Inspect Before You Buy

Thanks to curb appeal, updated landscaping, and beautiful home staging, it can be easy to get swept up in the excitement of choosing a new home. The homes on the market are likely looking as good as...

FYI: All about HOAs

FYI: All about HOAs

Throughout Southwest Louisiana, as well as across the country, residents within neighborhoods form homeowner’s associations, or HOA’s. These are usually found in planned neighborhoods;...

How To Know When To Move

How To Know When To Move

Knowing that it’s time to buy a new home can go one of two ways: it can be as clear as day or quite murky and unsure. When the decision process is stuck in that stagnant middle ground, it helps...

Step-by-Step Guide to Buying a Home

Step-by-Step Guide to Buying a Home

Buying a home is a series of steps, each one building on the last. If you’re buying your first home, or if you’re a seasoned homeowner but would like a refresher course, we’ve...