I did a 24 hour poll asking my followers this question: For a $180,000 to $220,000 home, which new flooring would you prefer – carpet or laminate wood flooring? I discuss the results while sipping rum – what else?
This week’s – Pyrat XO Reserve. ***This rum has no official website, as it is a product from Patron, fascinatingly enough. The link takes you to a good review of the rum***
Low interest rates are making many clients consider a refinance. How, when and under what circumstances should you refinance? I offer some tips and rules of thumb on how to think about whether a refinance is right for you. It’s not just about the interest rate.
This is a rare 3 bedroom, 3 bath condo just outside the south gates of LSU in Highland Estates, also known as Highland Hideaway. With it’s own 2-car California style garage and back patio, this unit provides ultimate privacy to compliment the spacious downstairs living area for entertaining possibilities. All windows feature gorgeous custom plantation shutters, and each bedroom has its own private bathroom as well.
The Highland Estates condominium community also features a walking path around the lake for recreational use, a dedicated walking path to Highland Road for easy access to campus, and TWO security gates for access from the single Burbank entrance. This truly is one of the most well-appointed condo communities by LSU – large living for a terrific value.
Y’all, this is the best value in all of Oak Alley Estates in Geismar right now. At $380,000 (just $137/ft), this is a tremendous 4 bed, 3 Bath home that also includes a giant office/rec/room/guest room – all on the the first floor. Other amenities include:
If y’all haven’t driven down Highland Road near Pecue lately , then you haven’t seen the GIANT drain they are installing. This giant pipe will be the base of the brick and stone bridge leading up to the exclusive gated community Valhalla, Highland Road’s newest premier community. Live-oak lined streets and half-acre lots are the hallmarks of this development, making it one of the more ambitious new developments along Highland Road in some time.
Lots start at $365,000 and only 10 remain. See this brochure for more information, and then contact me for purchasing and building information!
Every time I think about how I ended up in Real Estate, it is pretty similar to many others’ paths to this industry. Each story can lend insight to many others who have considered a career in real estate, but just are not sure how to make the transition out of a salaried or hourly career into the wild west of a commissioned career in real estate.
This next series of articles is for that person who may be considering a career change, and perhaps learn a thing or two on what to expect, how to prepare for the change, and keeping a good mindset. My hope is the that ultimately you will see how I moved on from being this guy….
….to this guy.
Yes, life is better this way.
In the next article you will learn of the ONE thing that got me started in real estate. And had I followed that one thing’s advice, I probably would NOT be here. Trust me, it’ll be made clear pretty soon.