covington real estate: The 411 on Home Inspections - 03/27/19 02:40 PM

Home buyers may not realize this, but a home inspection is not a checklist of items for sellers to do," explains Wayne Turner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, La.
Home inspections are done to inform the buyer of the condition of the home and it's components. The summary page is where it is all summarized into a quick and easy read. The length of this will vary depending on the age and condition of the property.
The inspection report shows when items like an AC or water heater are past their life expectancy. This means that these components are up there … (0 comments)

covington real estate: My House Didn't Appraise... Now What? - 03/26/19 02:40 PM

More often than you may realize, a home does not appraise. We've sold quite a few houses this first quarter of the year, and we've had 2 homes not appraise. Here are some things to do if your house doesn't appraise:
Contest the Appraisal – List out all the improvements done to the property. Land Value – The appraiser's opinion of the land value could be off. You can have three different home appraisers come out and each give a different value. The main course of action to take is listing out those improvements, and giving it to your realtor. He or she … (0 comments)

covington real estate: Benefits of Listing with Turner Real Estate Group - 03/20/19 03:07 PM

Wayne Turner, Broker/Owner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, Louisiana wants to help sellers feel confident in their home selling experience. He offers perks that most agents do not to help ensure sellers have the least stressful experience as possible. Here are a few of the benefits of listing a home for sale with Turner Real Estate Group:
Sell It Yourself and Pay Nothing – Often home owners wish to attempt and sell their homes for sale by owner prior to listing with a realtor. With us you have the best of both worlds! Should you find your own buyer you … (0 comments)

covington real estate: St. Tammany Homes w/ Acreage - 03/18/19 02:55 PM

Interested in a home with some land? Perhaps you want a larger yard to have space for a swimming pool or a work shop. Maybe you have pets that want a bigger yard, or wish to have farm animals on your own property? Maybe you just want more privacy from your next door neighbors? Whatever the reason may be, we at Turner Real Estate Group help simplify the search. Click the link below!
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covington real estate: Making It Easy to Be An Agent - 03/13/19 08:27 AM

Wayne Turner, Broker/Owner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, LA, gives info on how Turner Real Estate Group benefits new agents - and even those agents that have been in the business 3-4 years.
"We've seen it all, as we've been in the business for 23 years. When a new agent comes to work with us, we teach, motivate, train, and lead the way. This allows you, the real estate agent, to focus on what it is you enjoy - writing and negotiating contracts and showing houses. Once your file is under contract, you'll hand it in to our Closing Dept, … (0 comments)

covington real estate: Early Bird Home Buyer Program - 03/12/19 11:25 AM

Everybody has a little apprehension when purchasing a home. If you've ever bought a house before, you likely remember that feeling. It doesn't matter if you're a first time home buyer, or if this is your fifth time. That is why we put together our early birds benefit program. It's purpose is to help home buyers feel comfortable with the process of purchasing a property.
There’s 5 parts to it:
1st: Getting the Best Rate – Determine which loan programs will work best for you.
2nd: Credit – Many people don't realize a few minor adjustments can result in incredible results to your credit score. Don't … (1 comments)

covington real estate: Covington Homes w/ Land - 03/11/19 02:44 PM

This gorgeous acadian in Covington, Louisiana sits on 6.4 acres with hundred year old live oak trees. You'll want to sit on your rocking chair front porch and gaze at them all day! The gourmet kitchen has brick floors, an island, cedar ceilings, a gas cooktop, Jen Air stainless appliances, and an ice maker. The master bedroom has double closets and vanities, a whirlpool tub, and separate shower. This home has new hardwood floors and interior paint as well! You'll love the 10' ceilings, recessed lighting, crown molding, and the Florida room. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms downstairs, and … (0 comments)

covington real estate: More Homes Are Selling - 03/11/19 01:21 PM

Each day in four parishes: St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Orleans, and Jefferson, 74 homes close. That's a total of 13,519 homes sold in 2018. If your property did not sell, it's not the market. It's the marketing - or lack thereof, that was not done to properly promote your home.
Wayne Turner with Turner Real Estate Group says, "if you are in the metro New Orleans area and need to sell your house, please give us a call. We would love the opportunity to meet with you and show you what we can do for you that is so different."
We've been in this … (0 comments)

covington real estate: Covington Houses in Northpark - 03/08/19 10:25 AM

This Covington, La house in prestigious Northpark has it all! Walk to community pool, playground, tennis, and basketball courts. It's also in Mandeville school district! Home features soaring ceilings, hardwood flooring, recessed lights and crown molding. The open kitchen has raised bar seating with granite countertops. The living room has beautiful 16' ceilings, with the home featuring a split floor plan. Entertain in the lovely formal dining room. The master suite will delight with double closets, vanities, as well as a whirlpool tub and separate shower. There's even a private guest suite with it's own full bath. Did we mention … (0 comments)

covington real estate: The Top 100 Buyers for Your Property - 03/08/19 09:17 AM

"Thinking of selling your home? Chances are we at Turner Real Estate Group already have a buyer lined up!" says Wayne Turner, Broker/Owner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, La.
Our database has tens of thousands of home buyers looking at real estate. When we list a home, it is promoted to these people. Our software is so intuitive, it will tell us in seconds the buyers that match each listing. We can then strategically place your home in front of the buyers that are looking for something just like it.
Interested in leaning more? Give us a call today at 985-626-1313 … (1 comments)

covington real estate: What No Communication Means For Your Home Sale - 03/08/19 07:39 AM

Wayne Turner, Broker/Owner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, Louisiana says he often hears from clients that previously had their home listed with another realtor how they felt frustrated, angry, and exhausted. How the previous realtor didn't do what they said they would do. How they didn't get feedback from showings. 
"Thousands of home owners feel this way after having their home listed on the market and it not selling," says Wayne Turner.
Wayne says the reason for that frustration is many home owners list their property with a nationally known real estate brokerage, assuming the larger the company the more resources … (3 comments)

covington real estate: How Long for My Home to Sell? - 03/06/19 03:23 PM

"How long will it take my home to sell?" is a common question Wayne Turner, Broker/Owner of Turner Real Estate Group gets from potential home sellers.
When listing a house, Wayne will go out to the property with his computer, and open up the MLS. This is the realtor database that shows recently sold comps in the area. As a matter of fact, it's the same database that real estate appraisers use to give a home's value. After Wayne goes over the comps with you, the home seller, then you can determine what your house is worth and how long it'll take … (0 comments)

covington real estate: We Give Our Agents Leads - 03/01/19 12:03 PM

Starting a career in real estate is always fun in the beginning. After the first six months of selling homes to your sphere of influence (family, friends, co-workers, etc) it may become more of a challenge. Then you think - now what?
We at Turner Real Estate Group run our business way differenly than traditional real estate brokerages. We give leads to our buyer agents!
Yep, you heard that right. Wayne Turner of Turner Real Estate Group gives leads to his buyer agents in the company. Have you thought about getting your real estate license? Or maybe you are already licensed and currently … (1 comments)

covington real estate: How Long Are Listing Agreements? - 02/28/19 03:06 PM

Wayne Turner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, Louisiana often hears two questions from prospective sellers: “How long are your listing agreements, and what is your brokerage fee?” 
The truth is the brokerage fee we charge when listing real estate for sale varies. It depends on the individual circumstance, and is rated on a case by case basis. Also, as far as listing agreements go, they are required to have a beginning and an end. We choose to make ours 3 months. However, it's important to note that our sellers are not locked in - should a seller need to withdraw … (1 comments)

covington real estate: Covington Starter Homes - 02/26/19 02:13 PM

Precious Covington, Louisiana house with a big open kitchen, granite countertops, stainless appliances and raised bar seating. This home has 9' and 11' ft. ceilings, which make it feel quite spacious. An added bonus of this house is that the HVAC system is newer. Hardwood and tile floors are featured throughout. The master suite comes complete with double vanities and a walk-in closet. The backyard is privacy fenced with storage and a spacious carport. This house is a perfect starter home, for those looking to downsize, or investment property. Call today for more info: 985-626-1313!
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covington real estate: This is Why We're Not a Fan... - 02/26/19 10:27 AM

Most home buyers are using websites like and because they do not know there are other options out there that are better alternatives.
"I have been in the real estate business for 23 years. I don't think and Zillow have been around that long. Maybe 12-14 years?" says Wayne Turner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, LA.
Zillow and are not real estate companies. They're simply just third-party websites, and the reason we're not a fan of them (like most realtors aren't) is because they don't typically have correct data. They're providing information to consumers that is not … (1 comments)

covington real estate: The Keys to Selling - 02/25/19 02:44 PM

"When I was 24 years old I got my real estate license. It was then I realized there were homes on the market that didn't sell," says Wayne Turner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, Louisiana.
For example, last year in 2018 over 2,500 homes were placed on the market for sale but never sold. There are many reasons why this is the case, but the big ones are: price, condition, location, and the agent selected.
The keys to selling a home - marketing, promiting, advertising, and pricing - control how fast a home will sell, or if it will sell at … (1 comments)

covington real estate: Your Home Sold Guaranteed - 02/22/19 12:52 PM

What you've heard is true... Turner Real Estate has investors that can buy your home, or Wayne himself can purchase your home. He has done so before in the past as part of the Guaranteed Sold program.
When we list a home for sale, we give a price up front that is guaranteed. This is a perk if you don't want to deal with listing your home on the market. It works for some people, while others may proceed with listing regularly. 
For more details on Wayne Turner, Turner Real Estate Group, and the Guaranteed Sold program visit or call us at 985-626-1313.
If your … (0 comments)

covington real estate: Did Your Home Not Sell? - 02/22/19 10:58 AM

Are you one of the 2,500+ people whose home did not sell last year when listed on the market? You are not alone. Here is what we at Turner Real Estate Group discovered after selling 3,000 homes. It's important that you hire an agent that is experienced.
“I make a really good living, and I’m not afraid to put it back into the business,” Wayne Turner of Turner Real Estate Group in Mandeville, La says. “I use the newest, most innovative technology just like this video to promote your house. We make sure people see your home.”
We have thousands of people in … (0 comments)

covington real estate: Krewe of Orpheus in Mandeville - 02/21/19 07:59 AM

The Orpheus parade in Mandeville is coming up on Friday, March 1st. It begins at Ashbury Drive and Highway 190 intersection. It then goes west on Highway 190 where it will merge with Highway 22 through the city of Mandeville, La. It will then turn southeast on West Causeway Approach. You may follow the street all the way to the intersection of North Causeway Blvd. It then will go under North Causeway following the eastern approach.
The Orpheus parade began in 1987. At that time 11 businessmen set out to build a new Mardi Gras krewe that would bring a first class parade to the … (0 comments)

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