infographic of average sales prices in ascension and east baton rouge parishes

April 2018 Market Update for Ascension Parish and East Baton Rouge Parish

Ascension Parish infographic of average sales prices in ascension and east baton rouge parishes

In April 2018, there were 244 homes listed in Ascension Parish with 164 of those selling. Those sellers received 98.65% of their asking price. The Average Sales price of those homes was $251,030.

There are currently 589 homes available in Ascension with an average list price of $327,391. If you are looking for a 3-4 bedroom house, there are 528 of those with an average price of $304,848.

We are starting to see homes sit on the market a little longer than they did last year although pretty even with last month. I feel like we may be moving to a more balanced market and we will feel that more and more as we move through summer.

East Baton Rouge Parish

In April 2018, there were 468 homes listed in areas 4,5 & 6 in East Baton Rouge Parish with 301 of those selling. Those sellers received 97.99% of their asking price. The Average Sales price of those homes was $277,351.

There are currently 1,084 homes available in these areas with an average list price of $443,721. Three bedroom homes are a little more affordable at an average of $281,509, while four bedroom homes are averaging $495,261.

Larger homes with 5+ bedrooms are taking a hit on their sales prices. Those homes sold for only 96.08% of their list price. It is definitely turning toward a buyer’s market in the upper price ranges.

Hot Hoods

Interested in the neighborhoods that saw the most activity in April 2018?

Ascension Parish saw the most contracts in: Keystone of Galvez, Hidden Oaks, Pelican Point, Galvez Oaks and Greystone

East Baton Rouge Parish saw the most contracts in: Capital Heights, Broadmoor, Fairhill at Bluebonnet, Rose Gardens, Spring Lake at Bluebonnet.

We are super excited about our Spring market! If you have any questions or need an agent to help you just give us a shout!

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