Explore Metairie, LA
By Frank Rubi, FrankRubiRealEstate.com
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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 Selling your Metairie Home Homes for Sale Metaire, La 70006   When considering selling your Metairie Home in Jefferson Parish, here are a few tips to consider. First of all, the property must be price according to area and the property condition. Secondly, the location of the Metairie home for s...
By ROBIN DUREL, Real Estate Agent serving New Orleans area
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE PARTNERS, INC.)
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2930 Derbigny St Metairie, LA$579,0004 beds / 2.5 baths3,000 sqftBeautifully updated Old Metairie home on corner lot. Ideally located in family-friendly neighborhood within walking distance to the coffee shop. This move in ready home features an updated kitchen with granite countertops, stainless...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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‘Home For Sale in Metairie’ A quick search of the MLS returns 391 properties for sale in Metairie right now. Out of these 391 properties what makes your home unique? Do you have 2+ bathrooms, so do 295 other properties. Granite counter tops, so do 145 others. A pool, so do 75 others homes for sal...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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This spring the Metairie housing market continues to reflect most of the trends that have held sway across much of the nation.There is good news, not-so-good news, and (happy to report) no really bad news at all.In fact, it’s the absence of threatening factors that makes our housing market a welc...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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For most of the United States, this weekend sees the return of clock confusion—and heated debate.Many Americans will spring forward an hour to mark the beginning of daylight savings time (DST)—also known as daylight saving time. At 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 13. Time will fall back to standard time ...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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If your family is anything like mine when it comes to what to eat it is always, “I don’t know, what do you want to eat?” then, “I don’t know, I asked you…” Usually we get in the car and ride around and end up at our usual spots. With so many GREAT food options in our area no wonder it is always s...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Play Chess...Not Checkers Even though the objective of Chess is simply laid out — obtain the other player’s King — the process in which to obtain this goal is much more strategic. Chess requires a greater understanding of the ability of each of the 9 different pieces on the board and a risk asse...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 256,000 properties regained equity in the third quarter of 2015. This is great news for the country, as 92% of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation.Price Appreciation = Good News For HomeownersFrank Nothaft, CoreLogic’s Chi...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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You’d think that the single most influential factor governing a potential Metairie home buyer’s decision on whether to buy now or hold off would be the ongoing bottom line—that is, the amount of an anticipated monthly mortgage payment.Maybe not. The New York Federal Reserve argues otherwise. Not ...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Built into the way a Metairie home changes ownership is the institution of the appraisal report—the document which attempts to place a dollar value on the property in question. That word “attempts” is the key when it comes to appraisals. Although it would make life easier if Metairie appraisals c...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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When you go searching for the latest Metairie real estate news online, as likely as not you will find the lion’s share is dominated by advertisements (not to complain: I advertise, too) and the current Metairie listings.There is rarely any true Metairie real estate news as such—since what’s ‘new’...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Looked at from one perspective, there has been a “bailout” of enormous magnitude.Okay—maybe you have to expand the meaning of “bailout” just a bit, but if you do, many Metairie homeowners can be counted among the most prominent beneficiaries.We Metairie real estate agents wouldn’t be complaining,...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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A sizable portion of the recruiting business has gone online, and a lot of small and medium-sized businesses are using them.We hear a lot of ads for them—promising job hunters an efficient way to distribute their resumes; promising business managers an efficient way to attract new talent.Busy Met...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Suppose you had done everything right: Interviewed several Metairie real estate agents and compared what they told you Prepped your property to near-perfection before the professional photographer’s arrival Confirmed all the descriptive details before they appeared in the Metairie listings… Yet s...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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“Is now a good time to sell?”A Metairie home is never put up for sale on a whim.Although outside events can conspire to control the timing of that kind of major real estate venture, in most cases, the sale or purchase of a home happens on a timetable the Metairie buyer or seller thoughtfully work...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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For Metairie first home buyers who are of a certain age (for the moment let’s call that 40+ or so), the prospect of making such a prodigious commitment should be less intimidating than for the younger set.You have been around for long enough to have seen the ups and downs of the economic cycles; ...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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As its name clearly implies, The 184 Things a Real Estate Agent Does for You is an exhaustive list of the actions a Metairie real estate agent is called upon to perform on behalf of a client. It is an authentic real estate Golden Oldie.Whenever someone wonders aloud what it is that Metairie real ...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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Even if you don’t pride yourself on your artistic flair, you probably have developed fairly firm ideas about what makes some Metairie homes come across better than others.Without even consciously thinking about it, you know as soon as you walk through a front door whether that immediate impressio...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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It’s usually around this time of year when the one in charge of keeping track of your Metairie household’s finances either sits down to do some budget arithmetic, or (at a minimum) goes hunting for a new shoe box to hold the coming year’s tax receipts. Both activities are simply exercises in asce...
By Terez B. Harris, Your Real Estate Advocate
(Keller Williams Realty New Orleans)
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New Year’s Frame of Mind and Metairie Real Estate  Along with all of last week’s New Year’s Day festivities came what you could call the New Year’s Frame of Mind:The familiar, this-time-of-year special consciousness of the passage of time.For most Metairie residents, all the other seasons come a...

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