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Information about Lafayette & Acadiana real estate market, Information about local events of interest, and general information about Lafayette and Acadiana area.

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2011 

My daughter is usually not girlie but every now and then, she surprises me. This week it was with these flowers. They grow in the fields around our home and we think of them as weeds. According to my husband, locals call the plant "herbe sainte" or holly grass. If cows eat it, he says it makes th...
12/26/2011
Today is Christmas and no, these pictures are not from Louisiana. As I write this, it is cloudy, raining, and the ground is yellow for the most part, not white. This may be the only day of the year when I kinda miss the snow. Kinda. Just for the look, not the cold. I took these pictures in Quebec...
12/25/2011
My daughter and I went to the Acadian Village Wednesday night to see the lights. We arrived early and the walk through the village was a breeze. By the time we left, shortly after 7pm, the sidewalk was packed with people and traffic in the streets leading to the village was pretty bad, too. Tonig...
12/23/2011
If you have been thinking about buying a home in Lafayette or elsewhere, you probably wonder about what it takes to get there. Here are some questions to answer that will help you get started in your quest to home ownership. Are you secure in your employment and do you have a track record? Lender...
12/23/2011
Home sales in Maurice, LA, rose sharply in 2011 mainly because of new construction in the area. Of the 65 homes that have sold so far this year, 35 were new homes. Last year, only 4 homes out of the 41 homes sold were new construction. There are currently 12 home sales pending, 4 of which are sch...
12/17/2011
Home sales were down in November compared to October. This is somewhat typical for this time of year. However, sales in Lafayette parish were not down as much as those in Acadiana as a whole. Here, I usually show how sales in Lafayette parish compare to that of last year. Today, instead, I've dec...
12/11/2011
If you've been thinking about buying a home, mark you calendar and join us Saturday morning, December 10, at 11am at the library in Maurice. We'll be talking about the loan process, the types of loans available to buyers, the home buying process, even investing in real estate. This is a free even...
12/07/2011
Lafayette's foreclosure listings have risen slightly in the past few months while the percentage of bank owned properties sold has remained pretty much the same. In April, I wrote that the percentage of active foreclosures on the market was 4.75% for Acadiana and 3.3% for Lafayette parish. It is ...
12/04/2011
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