The Home Buyer's Korner

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September 26th, 2016

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EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH 

Harwich 70820 Neighborhood

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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The real estate in the Brightside Dr/Oleson St (Bengal Condominiums Brightside Commons – Brightside Manor – Brightside Park – Brightside Quarters – Jessica’s Landing Condominiums – Sharlo – Tigerland Acres) neighborhood of Baton Rouge, Louisiana is primarily composed of multi-family housing communities and renters, with no median house value data are available.

The average rental price in Brightside Dr/Oleson St is currently $925 a month, and rents here are currently lower in price than almost 53 percent of all the neighborhoods in the state. Renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood. 

Brightside Dr/Oleson St is a suburban neighborhood located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and real estate is primarily made up of small studios and two bedroom to medium sized three or four bedroom multi-family housing options like condominiums, town homes, duplexes, and apartments. This neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 86 of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the country that share this characteristic.

Many of the residences in the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood are established, but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999, while a number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Vacant homes or apartments are a fact of life in the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood, and the current real estate vacancy rate here is over 17 percent. To learn more about this neighborhood’s vacancy rate and its effects on your home buying or selling options, consult your real estate agent.

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and why it’s important to learn all you can about the neighborhood you plan to call home.

Over 23 percent of the residents of the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood are currently enrolled in college. This is such a large part of life in this neighborhood that the neighborhood changes a great deal with the change of semesters and is far quieter during the summer when many students are away.

Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or the world, with different perspectives and life experiences? This neighborhood stands out for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents. In the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood, a greater proportion of the residents living here today did not live here five years ago. This neighborhood, more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.

Your future neighbors in the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood in Baton Rouge earn modest incomes, and this neighborhood has an income lower than 95 percent of all the neighborhoods in the country.

In the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood, nearly 42 percent of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with almost 29 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations at 21 percent, and nearly nine percent in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

Each neighborhood has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestry, and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture, some more unique than others, based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households, and importantly, on the ethnicity and ancestry of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian or French at 14 nearly percent. There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry at almost 13 percent. Some of the residents are also of German ancestry at over eight percent, along with some Italian ancestry residents at almost five percent and four percent claiming Sub Saharan African roots, among others. In addition, over 18 percent of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Brightside Dr/Oleson St neighborhood is English, spoken by over 79 percent of households, while nearly five percent speak French. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese, French and Spanish.

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Disability access (wheelchair ramp, elevator, widen doorways)

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Basement waterproofing and finishing

Abatement/Stabilization of lead-based paint hazards

Replace old windows, Room additions, Finish an attic

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Possible landscaping items such as correction of grading & drainage problems,

tree removal, repair a driveway and sidewalks

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