The Home Buyer's Korner

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March 26th, 2016

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Durango Dr/Springfield Rd 70706 & 70785 Neighborhood

Walker, Louisiana

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The median real estate price in the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd (Bennett Place – Equestrian Estates – Fountainbleau – The Havens – Langston Acres – Madeline Place – Perkins Crossing – Robinwood – Spring Lake) neighborhood of Walker, Louisiana is nearly $172,300, which is more expensive than over 70 percent of the neighborhoods in the state and nearly 47 percent of all neighborhoods in the country.

The average rental price in the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood is currently $850.00 a month, and rents here are currently lower in price than in over 58 percent of neighborhoods in Louisiana. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied.

Durango Dr/Springfield Rd area is a suburban neighborhood located in Walker, Louisiana, and real estate is primarily made up of medium sized three to four bedroom and small studios or two bedroom single-family homes and manufactured or modular homes.

Many of the residences in the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood are established, but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999, with a number of residences built between 2000 to present day.

Real estate vacancies in the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood are just over six percent, which is lower than one will find in over 66 percent of all the neighborhoods in the country. Demand for real estate in the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd (Equestrian Estates – Fountainbleau – Then Havens – Perkins Crossing – Spring Lake) neighborhood is above average for the country, and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its flair, and why it’s important to learn all you can about the neighborhood you plan to call home.

If you’re looking for a great place to raise a family, then look no further than the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood. Because of its high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family homes is one of the reasons this neighborhood is among the top family-friendly neighborhoods across the state of Louisiana. In addition, there are a high proportion of other families with school-aged children living here, making it easy for parents and their children to socialize and develop a sense of community support. 

Your future neighbors in the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood in Walker earn upper middle class incomes, and this neighborhood has a higher income than nearly two thirds of the neighborhoods in America. 

The recent census placed the population in this Walker neighborhood is well within their maximum limits set by the USDA, and according to the census, many, if not all of this area could be eligible for government insured zero down payment home loans. A product designed to assist modest to middle class income earning home buyers in rural and semi-suburban areas for obtaining home ownership. 

In the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood, nearly one third of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with over 27 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants at over 23 percent, and 16 percent in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

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. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood of Walker, Louisiana, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English at 20 percent. There are also a number of people of French ancestry at 18 percent, and residents who report Irish roots at over nine percent. Some of the residents are also of German ancestry at nearly six percent, along with some Italian ancestry residents at more than three, among others.

The most common language spoken in the Durango Dr/Springfield Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 96 percent of households, while nearly 2 percent of its residents primarily speak French at home.



Livingston Homes for Sale

Bennett Place – Equestrian Estates – Fountainbleau – The Havens

Langston Acres – Madeline Place – Perkins Crossing – Robinwood – Spring Lake








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