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Things to Know About The History of Your House

    Ah, the history of your house, the tales it could tell! When digging into your home’s backstory, there’s a treasure trove of information waiting to be uncovered. You could go down to the city’s land division and start pulling records and tracing its history – was it formerly part of a plantation? What… Read more »

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Home Buying and Venmo: What To Know

  Venmo may seem like just a casual way to split the bill at brunch or pay your friend back for those concert tickets, but surprise, surprise—it can actually matter when you’re diving into the wild world of home buying. Let’s unpack why those Venmo transactions might just be more important than you think! Here’s… Read more »

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Sweat equity: What to Look For When Purchasing a Sweat Equity Home

  When buying a house, there’s an allure to transforming a property into a personalized haven through sweat equity. This term, “sweat equity,” embodies investing your time, effort, and skills into improving a home rather than relying on monetary investment. It’s a path that many adventurous homeowners embark upon, and it’s more than just DIY… Read more »

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Open Houses Don’t Sell Your Home

  Hey there, savvy homeowners! Today, we’re diving into the world of open houses and unraveling the mystery behind why they might not be the silver bullet for selling your home. Buckle up – because we’re about to spill the tea on open houses.     First things first, let’s address the elephant in the… Read more »

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Things to Know About The History of Your House

    Ah, the history of your house, the tales it could tell! When digging into your home’s backstory, there’s a treasure trove of information waiting to be uncovered. You could go down to the city’s land division and start pulling records and tracing its history – was it formerly part of a plantation? What… Read more »

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Home Selling & House Feedback

  When it comes time to sell your home – you will spend hours scrubbing and hiding things for the house to look its absolute best for the potential home buyer. And the second they leave your house, you might be tempted to text your New Orleans real estate agent and ask, “WHAT DID THEY… Read more »

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Home Selling: Fix What’s Broken

  Hello, future home sellers and savvy real estate enthusiasts! If you find yourself preparing to list your cherished dwelling in the midst of a buyer’s market, let’s talk about why addressing those nagging repairs is not just advisable but a strategic move to stand out in this competitive landscape. Extra care can make all… Read more »

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Second Homes in New Orleans

  Second homes in New Orleans are popular for many different people for a variety of reasons!  Maybe you only want a second home in New Orleans because you’re a Saints fanatic who lives in Alabama, Texas, or Mississippi. Other reasons people consider a second home in the N.O. is they love driving in for… Read more »

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Move to New Orleans

  During the 2020 pandemic, we saw people make major life moves. Not only did they pack up their homes and start selling – but they are venturing across the country for whole new lives.   Team Be New Orleans has helped many sellers leave for places like Iowa, California, Illinois, and North Carolina this… Read more »

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Straighten Up and Pi(e) Right

  3-14…. you know what that means right? Time to let your inner math geek loose and celebrate everybody’s favorite never-ending number, it’s National Pi Day Y’all!!! Who makes a good pie? Well I’m glad you asked…   Pies to Buy. Levee Baking Company Y ‘all the hand pies…my mouth is watering just thinking about… Read more »

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Hashtag: Mardi Gras Problems

    People of New Orleans, here are your big #MardiGrasProblems.   To stay home or not “Finding the desire to even go” – Jeffy R. “Getting called into work on the one parade day you had scheduled off for 3 weeks.” – Aloysius “Mega crowds. Anxiety meds to the rescue….” – Meaghan C.   … Read more »

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Things to Know About The History of Your House

    Ah, the history of your house, the tales it could tell! When digging into your home’s backstory, there’s a treasure trove of information waiting to be uncovered. You could go down to the city’s land division and start pulling records and tracing its history – was it formerly part of a plantation? What… Read more »

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Understanding the Realtor Code of Ethics

    Real estate transactions are pivotal moments in our lives – often involving significant investments and emotional stakes. When navigating this landscape, consumers seek competent professionals and ethical guidance. Enter the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and its foundational Code of Ethics—a compass that directs REALTORS® in their dealings and interactions. For home buyers… Read more »

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Who Sets the Home Prices?

  Who sets the home prices when it comes to real estate listing? Despite how it comes across sometimes – the agent, Zillow, nor the homeowner truly sets the prices. Let’s dive into who actually sets the home prices in our market!    Do real estate agents set the home price?  While it is up… Read more »

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1201 Canal St | New Orleans Condo Buildings

  1201 Canal is historically known for being the Krauss Department Store building! Opening in 1903, it was over 300,000 square feet (by the time is closed – but started at 20,ooo square feet) and open for 94 years before closing its doors and then becoming condos. It was designed by Louisiana architect, Thomas Sully.… Read more »

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731 St. Charles | New Orleans Condos

  731 St. Charles Condos are located in the Warehouse District of New Orleans. As of October 2020, construction has not been completed. However, units are being pre-sold for this building that sits right on the parade route. (Almost half have been sold: 10/10/2020) There are 71 units available in this 4-story building.   The original… Read more »

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425 Notre Dame | New Orleans Condos

  425 Notre Dame Condos can be found in the Warehouse District of New Orleans. Using many lots surrounding the building, architects created a high-end, new building while blending in with the adjacent architecture. Architects restored the original facade of the Girod Street side of the building as well. Architects completed the entire renovation/restoration in 2014.  … Read more »

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