The Home Buyer's Korner

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April 14th, 2016

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EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH 

Brownfields 70811 Neighborhood

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

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The median real estate price in the Brownfields (Greenwood Estates – Plank Road Estates – Pleasant Hills – Sharon Hills – Summer Place – Timberlane – Yorkdale) neighborhood of Baton Rouge, Louisiana comes in just over $137,350, which is more expensive than nearly 52 percent of the neighborhoods in the state and over 34 percent of all the neighborhoods in the country.

The average rental price in the Brownfields neighborhood is currently less than $850, and rents here are currently lower in price than almost 61 percent of all neighborhoods in the state. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied.

Brownfields area is a suburban neighborhood located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and real estate is primarily made up of medium sized three and four bedroom to large four, five or more bedroom single-family, and manufactured or modular homes.  

Many of the residences in the Brownfields neighborhood are older, well-established homes, built between 1940 and 1969, with a number of residences built between 1970 and 1999.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are less than nine percent in the Brownfields (Greenwood Estates – Pleasant Hills – Sharon Hills – Summer Place – Yorkdale) neighborhood, and this rate is lower than over 54 percent of the neighborhoods in the country, or near the mid range of vacancies.

Your future neighbors in the Brownfields neighborhood of Baton Rouge earn middle class incomes, and this neighborhood has a higher income than 47 percent of the neighborhoods in the country. 

In the Brownfields neighborhood, more than 34 percent of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with nearly 26 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations at more than 21 percent, and well over 18 percent in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations. Additionally, the Brownsfield neighborhood has a greater proportion of government workers living in it than almost 97 percent of the neighborhoods in America, and a unique feature of this neighborhood that shapes its character.

Culture is shared learning behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture, our learned behavior, comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand. Places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture.

In the Brownfields neighborhood of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as French, Sub-Saharan African, or African ancestry at around five percent for each. Some of the residents are also of Italian or English ancestry at over three percent, among others.

The most common language spoken in the Brownfields neighborhood is English, spoken by almost 99 percent of households.

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Repair or replace a roof

Install, replace or repair gutters and downspouts

Replace, repair or upgrade your HVAC system

Repair or replace plumbing

Install, repair or replace electrical systems

Kitchen remodeling (including the purchase and installation of appliances)

Bathroom remodeling, Full interior painting, Total exterior painting

Repair or replace a septic system and/or well

Disability access (wheelchair ramp, elevator, widen doorways)

Build, repair or replace deck, patio or porch

Basement waterproofing and finishing

Abatement/Stabilization of lead-based paint hazards

Replace old windows, Room additions, Finish an attic

Add a second story to your home

Replace a termite damaged sill plate (a water-damaged sill plate also)

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

tree removal, repair a driveway and sidewalks

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