Monthly Archives: April 2012

Outdoor Living Space is Popular With  SouthWest Louisiana Homeowners

Outdoor Living Space is Popular With SouthWest Louisiana Homeowners

Homeowners in Southwest Louisiana enjoy having outdoor living space as well as indoor living space. Family members no longer hang out in the family room or the kitchen.  More and more homeowners consider backyard living space for entertaining space and relaxing areas.  How is this accomplished?  Many homeowners will transform the backyard into a functional

Contraband Days Will Begin May 1-13 in Lake Charles

Contraband Days Will Begin May 1-13 in Lake Charles

It’s that time of year again for Contraband Days when the City of Lake Charles is overtaken by Pirates! Unique to Lake Charles, this year will be the 55th year of the festival which celebrates the legend of pirate Jean Lafitte. The story goes that pirate Jean Lafitte docked his boat right on the sandy

Tuten Park Has Re-Opened!

Tuten Park Has Re-Opened!

Tuten Park, a 24 acre Woodland Park  located at 3715 Nelson Road in Lake Charles.  The Park  is a sanctuary for birds and host to native flowers and trees.  The  Master Plan includes nature trails, picnic areas, exhibits, wetland ponds, preserved forest, children’s playground, lookout tower, and other unique urban features. In 2005, Tuten Park

709 Ashland Lake Charles Home for Sale in University

709 Ashland Lake Charles Home for Sale in University

  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Lake Charles Real Estate Search All Homes For Sale Sulphur Real Estate Westlake Real Estate Homes Close to Where You Work What is your home worth?   Marilyn Boudreaux Century 21 Mike D. Bono & Co 337-478-1578 Questions?Schedule a Showing! MLS#: 120600 Licensed In:LA Information valid for the date of

Final walk through

Final walk through

As Closing Day approaches the Buyer should always  “Do a Final Walk Thru”. So, what  exactly is a final walk-thru for? to verify that all agreed upon repairs have been completed to make sure that the condition of the home has not changed since contract signing – for example: there are no leaks, broken windows

Lake Charles Historic Districts Get New Guidelines

Lake Charles Historic Districts Get New Guidelines

The City of Lake Charles is looking to preserve its history and has discussed setting new guidelines being submitted for Lake Charles’ three historic districts.   A lot of times there are issues  that arise with a homeowner inquiring about modifying a porch or a window.  It’s important people find out the answers to these kinds of

Waterfront Property is Attractive to Buyers in Lake Charles LA

Waterfront Property is Attractive to Buyers in Lake Charles LA

Summer is upon us and with the return of warm temperatures comes boating activities and outdoor waterfront entertaining!  Many buyers are eager to find Lake Charles LA homes with boat slips with access to water  inquire about waterfront homes for sale in Lake Charles. A current search for waterfront properties in the areas of South