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Today’s Real Estate market is more complex than ever and having an experienced Lake Charles Realtor to assist you in navigating the home buying and/or selling process  is a necessity.   For the last ten years Marilyn Boudreaux has been successfully matching people with properties.  Marilyn shares her point of view on a daily basis educating buyers and sellers with informational video blogs  and has assisted  first-time buyers, , empty nesters, relocation buyers, savvy investors and home sellers in a wide array of Southwest Louisiana  real estate transactions.  Marilyn  exemplifies  the gold quality Century 21 brand and  consistently ranks in the top 10% of all Lake Charles, LA Realtors®

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Whether you are considering selling your Lake Charles existing home,  or you are in the preliminary stages of a buying a Lake Charles home    Marilyn Boudreaux’s  knowledge of  reliable local market data  and her understanding of technology creates an unparalleled level of service you will find valuable in today’s real estate industry.    Read more.

Within this real estate website you can search  all existing and new homes in the Lake Charles and Southwest Louisiana area . Also you can find resources of  Lake Charles community information with things to do in Southwest Louisiana and some insight of Lake Charles lifestyle!  Featured Neighborhoods Calcasieu Parish School information and Relocation ,


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Recent Posts

They Say June is the Month for Weddings

They Say June is the Month for Weddings

They say June is the month for summer weddings.  June is also one of the peak summer months for Southwest Louisiana real estate activity!  June 2016 will certainly go down in my books as a memorable month of activity of home sales and personal events. As a busy Lake Charles Realtor I found myself closing…

Renting Your  Home -AirBNB in Lake Charles

Renting Your Home -AirBNB in Lake Charles

AirBNB is a home rental website similar to a bed and breakfast overnight stay that is increasing in popularity with lodging options in the Lake Charles area.  It seems to be the newest craze adding options to those who are looking for weekend space to  rent vs. a hotel room in Lake Charles.  The  Lake Charles AirBNB website…

Buyers/Sellers Timing Your Move and Early Occupancy Agreements

Timing Your Move to a New Home Moving in general is frustrating.  Coordinating the timing of  your move from an existing home to a new residence is a juggling act.  Lake Charles Home Sellers have to be packed up and prepared to be moved out of their existing residence  at the time of the  Act of Sale Date/at closing.   Realtors,…

Lake Charles LA Housing Needs Being Addressed

Lake Charles LA Housing Needs Being Addressed Lake Charles is projected to have 22,000 new residents by 2019.  With the boom of our  industrial expansion in SWLA the need for housing is also being affected.   Many of the residents relocating to Lake Charles are seeking affordable homes and/or rental property.  Apartment complexes have been…

New Construction Homes near Bell City LA: Oak Grove

New Construction Homes near Bell City LA: Oak Grove

The demand for new construction homes in Southwest Louisiana is on the rise.  Southeast Louisiana continues to grow and developers look for available land to create new subdivisions. The Oak Grove Community is a brand new development with homes being built by DSLD Home Builders.  DSLD has been very successful and well received with their…

Meeting the Expectations of the Millennial Generation

Meeting the Expectations of the Millennial Generation

Reaching out to the Millennial Generation to meet their expectation when purchasing a Lake Charles Home. Most first time home buyers have been deemed  as the Millennial Generation.  If you are categorized as a millennial you are at that point in your life where you have just  dug yourself out of school debt and have established yourself in…

Are You Sure You Want to Sell  For Sale by Owner?

Are You Sure You Want to Sell For Sale by Owner?

With homes selling quickly and values rising in the  Southwest Louisiana real estate market, more homeowners are deciding to  try to sell their home on their own as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers.  Most homeowners have busy lives with job responsibilities and juggling extracurricular activities. …

Technology Tip – Lost iPhone or iPad

Technology Tip – Lost iPhone or iPad

My Apple iPhone and iPad are extensions that I rely upon especially in my real estate career.  I am a tech savvy Lake Charles Realtor so I  use my electronic devices almost 24/7 especially when traveling, so when you lose one of these important items it is devastating!  Even with the world of iCloud and backups, anxiety…

Understanding  NEW Closing Disclosure Documents

Understanding NEW Closing Disclosure Documents

The Frank-Dodd Act instituted  new requirements for all lenders making home loans.  With implementation of the new integrated disclosures commonly referred to as TRID (TILA-RESPA) , the Loan Estimate Disclosure Form and the Closing Disclosure Form are now the documents that are associated with closings and home sales.  Understanding the new Closing Disclosure Form is…

An Inside Look of Mardi Gras in Southwest Louisiana

An Inside Look of Mardi Gras in Southwest Louisiana

Southwest Louisiana celebrates Mardi Gras in style!  Lake Charles is second  in the state of Louisiana  only to New Orleans that celebrates Mardi Gras with parades and many fun festivities.   There are over 50 organized Krewes in Lake Charles.  Lots of people who are not from Lake Charles ask me what a Krewe is….

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