Create Your Calm

  Chances are you are feeling a lot of nervous energy right now. We are in unchartered territory and there are a lot of unknowns. What I do know is how we process, and approach scary times is up to us. I am a real estate agent; my job depends on social interactions however I… Read more »

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COVID-19 & Real Estate: What To Know

  Updated: 3/30/2020 While the city of New Orleans prepares to tackle COVID-19 and cancels events across the city, many people are still wondering about real estate. Is this now a bad time to buy or sell? Should they stop everything they’re doing?   First things first – don’t panic.  While everyone at home has… Read more »

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Super Cool & Unique Bathtubs

  Cool bathrooms – you know what I’m talking about. The ones you take photos of so you can post them to Instagram. The ones that feel fancy and luxurious. We also know that high-end bathtubs can cost a fortune. (Which is why some of us are still working with a jacuzzi tub with non-functional… Read more »

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How to Lower Your Home Insurance Rates

  An all too common question we get from our clients is “How can I lower my homeowner’s insurance?” As much as we love selling your real estate, we do not sell insurance. But, that’s ok! E.J. Giusti with Kostar Insurance Agency has provided us with a ton of info on how to lower your… Read more »

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Family Friendly Mardi Gras

written by: Nicholas Peddle   Kids & Carnival: Your Guide to Family-Friendly Mardi Gras   It’s Carnival Time, y’all! One of the great things about Mardi Gras in New Orleans is that there are a variety of ways to celebrate. While some among us may be putting the finishing touches on an epic costume (so.… Read more »

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DDIY: Mardi Gras Edition

  Don’t Do It Yourself. DDIY. Not that you can’t – but maybe you don’t have the time. Or energy. Or the skillset. Whatever reason it is, you don’t have to do it yourself. You can hire someone.  If you hate doing the dirty work, then you’ve come to the right place. Let Be New… Read more »

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To-Do List Task Force: Mardi Gras Edition

  This is a list of people to help check off your to-do list for Mardi Gras related items.    Places to buy throws:  Beads by the Dozen: 333 Edwards Ave., New Orleans 504-734-9966 TJ’s Carnival & Mardi Gras Supplies: 28 Fairfield Ave., Terrytown 504-392-7217 Plush Appeal: 2811 Toulouse St., New Orleans 504-482-6100   Places… Read more »

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Be New Orleans Playlists

  Y’all – it ain’t New Orleans if there isn’t some music blasting somewhere. Whether it’s the house on Tchoup that has bubble machines and loud tunes, a dive bar on the corner in the Bywater, live music at Le Bon Temps, or in your car cruising down Claiborne – New Orleanians LOVE them some… Read more »

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Interior Trends: Winter 2020

  Kelly Hopkins Brown, of KHB Interiors, spent time this fall at the High Point Furniture Market to bring us back the latest in interior design trends!     Kelly explains, “High Point furniture market, located in High Point, North Carolina takes place twice a year, in the spring in April and in October in… Read more »

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3 Great Reasons to Get Organized & Stay That Way

Written by: Melissa Willis   Getting organized is often part of the top ten New Year’s Resolutions and/or it appears on many goal lists at any time of year. For some folks, it happens naturally; others, it’s a never-ending battle where the clutter typically wins. Then there are people who clutter doesn’t cause any internal… Read more »

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