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140 homes are for sale in Avondale, Bridge City and Westwego, LA High list price $330,000
Low list price $28,900
Average list price $129,138
Median list price $119,000
17 homes are under contract or pending sale, priced from $20,000 to $136,900 Based on the number of December sales (20), there is a 7 month supply of homes for sale in the area
Westwego, Avondale and Bridge City | Number of Homes Sold | December 2009
Home sales in the 70094 zip code have been on the rise since August 2009, and ended the year at 152, just 8 sales shy of matching the 2008 sales. Even though we are not at the numbers recorded in previous years, based on the number of sales and the average sale prices, the areas of Westwego, Avondale and Bridge City are all showing signs of a stabilizing real estate market.
While sales seem to be balancing out, it is taking longer to sell homes all over the West Bank, with the average days on market climbing over 58% to 84 days.
The longest 2009 home sale in the 70094 zip code was in 440 days
The shortest 2009 home sale in the 70094 zip code was in 1 day
Westwego, Avondale and Bridge City | Average Home Sale Price | December 2009
Prices in the area dropped slightly from 2008 to 2009, but by a negligible amount and are almost even with the pre-Katrina market. If you have been in your home for more than 5 years, you more than likely have experienced an increase in the value and equity in your home.
The most expensive home sold in the 70094 zip code was a 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath home on Barbe Drive that sold for $275,000 in September, 2009.
The least expensive home sold in the 70094 zip code was a 3 bedroom, 2 bath home in Bridge City in poor condition that sold for $10,500 in January, 2009.
As in most areas on the West Bank, FHA is the financing choice of the majority of buyers. 35% of home sellers in the Westwego area provided closing cost assistance to the purchasers of their homes in 2009. Sellers, be sure that your agent is providing all of the details about comparable sales in your neighborhood.
For more information about home buying or selling on the West Bank of New Orleans, or relocating to or from NAS JRB New Orleans, please contact the West Bank Living Team. It would be our pleasure to have the opportunity to assist you with any of your real estate needs and have a little fun while doing it!
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.