Baton Rouge, LA, April 12, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- The Accurate Valuations Group Study shows the gain in average homes prices within Shenandoah Estates Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina has been 21.9%. The median price has increased 29.78%. The average price per sq. ft. has increased from $75.33/sf to $90.22/sf or 19.77%.
Why Choose Shenandoah Estates S/D? Shenandoah Estates S/D is probably the largest residential development in Baton Rouge with approximately 22+/- separate filings. Shenandoah Estates is so large that both the Census Bureau and national Map Makers have Shenandoah listed as a City within Baton Rouge, which is not correct. One family moved to Shenandoah Estates in 1973 and built their home for $32,000 on Manassass Drive, which today is worth approx. $145,000, a 353% increase in 34 years.
Market Summary 4/2006 to 4/9/2007 POST KATRINA:
Avg Sold: $189,983
Median Sold: $202,450
Avg SqFt: 2,120sf
Avg $/SF: $90.22
Avg Days on the Market: 60
Total# Listings: 74
Market Summary 1/1/2005 to 8/28/2005 PRE HURRICANE KATRINA:
Avg Sold: $155,825
Median Sold: $156,000
Avg SqFt: 2,076sf
Avg $/SF: $75.33
Avg Days on the Market: 87
Total# Listings: 55
The gain in average homes prices/values within Shenandoah Estates Subdivision Pre to Post Hurricane Katrina is from $155,825 to $189,986 or 21.9% increase. The median price/value has increased 29.78%. The average price per sq. ft. has increased from $75.33/sf to $90.22/sf or 19.77%.
Data Used With The Permission Of The Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors
William D. Cobb, IFA, with Accurate Valuations Group has operated as a home appraiser for 15 years now primarily in the Greater Baton Rouge, Louisiana market (Baton Rouge, LA; Baker, LA; Zachary, LA; Greenwell Springs, LA; Denham Springs, LA; Walker, LA; Watson, LA; Livingston, LA; Prairieville, LA; Gonzales, LA; Geismar, LA; Sorrento, LA; Port Allen, LA; Brusly, LA; and Addis, LA). For more information on William D. Cobb, IFA and Accurate Valuations Group, please visit http://www.accuratevaluationsgroup.com and http://www.getfastvalue.com Also, visit Bill's Blog @ http://www.getfastvalue.com/avgblog. This article was written with the assistance of R. Chandler Smith @ Http://www.cpappraisals.net