I have written a number of articles and website content which I hope you will find helpful as you are researching the Lake Charles, LA area. Working with Relocation Buyers I tend to wear alot of hats! Included here are several of my blogs that will highlight some of what the Lake Charles area has to offer as well as answer many of the major questions that I receive on a day-to-day basis as a REALTOR working with buyers who are relocating to Lake Charles from other cities and states.
Relocating to Lake Charles- I would recommend reading this one first for a general Relocation overview
Mojito Pointe is Approved for Lake Charles- Mojito Pointe is a new casino project that will be located near the existing L’Auberge du Lac Hotel & Casino. Mojito Pointe will create construction jobs and once completed in 2013 will bring new employment opportunities to Lake Charles relocating some to Lake Charles.
What does it Cost to Sell a Home in Lake Charles? – Relocation works both ways moving in and out of Lake Charles, this is a helpful post explaining what it cost to sell your Lake Charles home.
The Lake Charles Racquet Club- If you are a tennis buff you will enjoy the facilities the Lake Charles Racquet Club has to offer residents in Lake Charles.
Graywood hosts Crawfish Classic Tennis Tournament – Graywood is another source of Tennis and Lake Charles recreation
The National Golf Club of Louisiana – Westlake, LA has a new golf course that surrounds a golf community with new construction
Lake Charles is full of Historical Places – there are lots of interesting history that surrounds Lake Charles, the Arts and Humanities Council is located in Central School which was once the main Lake Charles School building.
McNeese State University in Lake Charles – Lake Charles has a 4 year accredited college
Lake Charles Mardi Gras Lake Charles has alot of activities during Mardi Gras season with Balls, Parades and fun events. This overview will give you an idea of what you can expect!
Crawfish Boils – there is nothing better than cajun food and a good ole crawfish boil!
Relocation Snapshot of a Closing – Sharing one of several Relocation Deals
ECONOMIC NEWS ABOUT LAKE CHARLES AND SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA
Louisiana is State of the Year!- Louisiana was selected by Business Facilities Magazine selected Louisiana as a top state with parish projects and job creation.
Recent Press Release from Louisiana Economic Development- to learn more be sure to view my Lake Charles Living page.
Lake Charles Expected to be Top Market – Lake Charles has been projected to be the strongest real estate market by Bloomburg Businessweek by 2014
SPECIFIC AREAS OF LAKE CHARLES
Cormies is a Lake Charles Landmark -Cormies is a Lake Charles favorite Mom and Pop store in South Lake Charles
Listed below are several popular communities, for more information be sure to visit my Lake Charles Communities Page
Graywood is the first Lake Charles planned development that offers golf, tennis, swimming memberships in South Lake Charles
FAMILY FUN AND THINGS TO DO
Prien Lake Park is a premier Lake Charles park with walking paths, water squirt play area, playground with a view of our Lake
Gators on the Geaux- This is a fun post I wrote about the Gators seen around town in Lake Charles. You will notice them in lots of areas of town. It is fun to take a drive and see which ones you and the kids can spot!
J & R Carriage Rides – Christmas lighted Carriage Rides
Carrige Rides Along Shellbeach – You will get a great tour and overview of the homes along Shellbeach Drive with a history lesson!
Sam Houston Jones State Park A favorite camping and boating destination with nature trails and beautiful Louisiana scenery
Lake Charles Veteran’s Park Lake Charles just got a new addition to Veterans Park with a Huey Helicopter
Lake Charles Promenade and Boardwalk – This Lake Charles project was finished last fall in 2010 and many residents enjoy the new Boardwalk
Real Estate That Floats the Bord du Lac Marina and Boating in Lake Charles- a new marina was added as part of the Boardwalk addition
As you can see from the tidbit of above articles, I have shared Lake Charles is an great place to call home. I am a little biased since I have lived in Lake Charles for 28 years!
If you are relocating to Lake Charles, LA I hope to have the opportunity to help you find the right home when the time comes.
My cell phone number is 337-499-9592 I look forward to hearing from you soon! Thanks for stopping by
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