Monthly Archives: November 2011

Lake Charles Holiday Happenings Get Started December 3rd!

Lake Charles Holiday Happenings Get Started December 3rd!

Lake Charles LA will be lighting up the lake for the holidays!  Southwest Louisiana  may not be blanketed in snow during the month of December, but for what we lack in winter weather here in Lake Charles, LA we make up for in spirit and festivities!  That’s right I’m talking about Christmas spirit and Southwest

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

  I have been joking this week about Thanksgiving  at our house this year and the lack of preparation on my part. I just put my cornucopia centerpiece out 2 weeks ago and now my neighborhood is full of Christmas lights! Prior to the arrival of Thanksgiving this week,  household cook(s) across Southwest Louisiana probably

Thanksgiving Eve Blessings  For  Southwest Louisiana Homeowners!

Thanksgiving Eve Blessings For Southwest Louisiana Homeowners!

What a wonderful way to start the  Thanksgiving holiday by witnessing two Lake Charles  home buyers become home owners! Each of these Lake Charles home buyers  purchased homes that qualified for USDA (rural development financing).  A USDA loan is a government loan that is 100% financing offered in eligible areas.  Popular eligible areas within Calcasieu

Cheers! 3108 Aster Apartment Complex is SOLD

Cheers! 3108 Aster Apartment Complex is SOLD

It is always a celebration when a real estate purchase closes.  3108 Aster Street is a 12 unit apartment complex located in Central Lake Charles.  This multi-unit property was on the market 70 days from list to close.  That is a short amount of time when it comes to Lake Charles multi-uniti real estate! Lake

Do Fireplaces Add Value to Your Lake Charles LA Home?

Do Fireplaces Add Value to Your Lake Charles LA Home?

This is the time of year when stores are bursting with lavish garlands,  ribbons and ornaments for homeowners to deck the halls of their Lake Charles homes.  The fireplace “mantle” is always the centerpiece of attention and is a favorite spot for our seasonal decor.  Lake Charles Louisiana typically has mild winter temperatures.   Fireplaces

Louisiana Real Estate 2011 Third Quarter Market Report

According to the Louisiana Realtors Third Quarter Trends Report: Louisiana Home Sales Jumped 20 Percent compared to the Third Quarter of 2010.  Year to date, the number of houses sold in the state is up 2.7 percent over last year. The average sales price of a home in Louisiana in the third quarter was $184,971,

As the Holidays Approach Please Remember the Oak Park Food Pantry

As the Holidays Approach Please Remember the Oak Park Food Pantry

Have You Heard of  The Oak Park Food Pantry in Lake Charles LA?  The  Thanksgiving holiday is associated with  giving thanks for the abundance of  blessings we enjoy. Sometimes Thanksgiving  provides an opportunity with “giving” and sharing  with others in our community. The Oak Park Food Pantry  in Lake Charles has been serving the Lake

Clearfield Ranch Tour of Homes November 20th

Clearfield Ranch Tour of Homes November 20th

Clearfield Ranch is a Southeast Lake Charles subdivision with  private community sewer and public water facilities and is  located between Southeast Lake Charles and South Iowa, LA borders.  The address for homes in Clearfield Ranch is actually an Iowa, 70647 address.   The popularity of Lakes of Clearfield is the quiet country location and Bell