The Home Buyer's Korner

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August 18th, 2016

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The Home Buyer’s Korner

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Violet/Poydras is a small coastal town on the Gulf of Mexico located in the state of Louisiana with a population of 6,152 people and one neighborhood. Violet/Poydras is the 91st largest community in Louisiana. Violet/Poydras median real estate price is $115,285, which is more expensive than over 37 percent of the neighborhoods in the state and 27 percent of the neighborhoods in the country.

The average rental price in Violet/Poydras is currently $950 a month, and rents here are currently lower in price than over 42 percent of Louisiana neighborhoods. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied

Violet/Poydras is a suburban neighborhood located in Saint Bernard, Louisiana, and residential real estate is primarily made up of medium sized three and four bedroom to large four, five or more bedroom single-family and manufactured homes. Many of the residences in the Violet/Poydras are established, but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999, while a number of residences were also built between 2000 and present day.

The vacancy rate in Violet/Poydras is nearly 13 percent, which is above average compared to other neighborhoods nationwide. To learn more about this neighborhood’s vacancy rate and its effect on your home buying or selling options, consult your real estate agent. 

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. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while, and why it’s important to learn all you can about the neighborhood you plan to call home.

Violet/Poydras is a great place for families in here in Louisiana. Its combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives this area the look and feel of a “Leave It to Beaver” episode. Many families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong sense of community. Furthermore, the high number of college-educated parents influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the Poydras/Violet.

Your future neighbors in Violet/Poydras earn modest to middle class incomes, and this neighborhood has an income lower than nearly 78 percent of all the neighborhoods in America.

The recent census placed the population of Albany 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. 

Violet/Poydras is a blue collar town, with over 41 percent of people working such industries, while the average in America is about 28 percent. Overall, Violet is a town of service providers, construction workers, builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Violet, who work in sales jobs at over 10 percent, office and administrative support at nearly nine percent, and maintenance occupations at over six percent.

Violet/Poydras is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touches the Gulf of Mexico. Quite often, nautical areas such as Violet attract residents and visitors who enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

In Violet/Poydras, slightly more than seven percent of residents over the age of 25 hold a college degree, which is lower than the rest of the country, where the average among all cities is just under 22 percent.

In Violet/Poydras nearly 35 percent of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer 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 nearly 31 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations at nearly 17 percent, and more than 15 percent in executive, management, and professional occupations. The per capita income in Violet in 2010 was $18,118, which is modest to middle class incomes relative to Louisiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,472 for a family of four. 

Culture is the shared learning behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicity and ancestry have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicity or ancestry will express those cultures. 

In Violet/Poydras, Louisiana, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as French at over 31 percent. There are also a number of people of German ancestry at nearly 16 percent, and residents who report Italian roots at more than 11 percent. Some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry at four percent, along with some English ancestry residents more than three percent, and over two percent claim Spanish roots, among others.

The most common language spoken in the Violet/Poydras is English, and spoken by over 92 percent of households, followed by residents who speak Spanish.


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Disability access (wheelchair ramp, elevator, widen doorways)

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Abatement/Stabilization of lead-based paint hazards

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tree removal, repair a driveway and sidewalks

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