Below is an aggregation of real estate news, new real estate listings, and market statistics for the Greater Baton Rouge Area and nationally. 

We are hosting these Open Houses this weekend:

  • 439 Bonarbridge Dr , a garden home in Highland Creek subdivision in Baton Rouge, will be open to view on Sunday from 2-4pm

The below homes for sale will be open to tour Saturday from 1-4pm and Sunday from 3-6pm in The Hollows of Dutchtown subdivision in Prairieville.

New Listings from Property First Realty Group

Baton Rouge - 10926 Old Hammond Hwy [Condo] - $110,000 | Contact Stefanie Mars for more info
Geismar - 36270 Bluff Heritage Ave - $549,900 | Contact CaBrena Roberts for more info
Gonzales - 11401 Double M Dr - $424,900 | Contact Johnny Mondello for more info
Prairieville - 40024 Summer Wind Ave - $335,000 | Contact CaBrena Roberts for more info
Prairieville - 37417 Cypress Hollow Ave - $438,000 | Contact Sam Watts for more info

Other newly listed homes and land for sale:

Addis | Baton RougeCentral | Denham Springs | Geismar | Gonzales | Port Allen | Prairieville | Walker

Complete list of homes for sale: Newest Listings in the Greater Baton Rouge Area

Local and National Real Estate News

  • Construction to begin soon on new 75-lot subdivision near Airline/Old Hammond intersection [Business Report]
  • Single-family home prices in Baton Rouge area up 1.7% in June [Business Report]
  • Quantity of homes sold in June down compared to last year [Business Report]
  • Breakfast and lunch cafeteria opening soon on Government St in Baton Rouge [Business Report]
  • City Slice Pints & Pies to open August 14 near LSU campus [225 Baton Rouge]
  • Rita's Italian Ice custard and treat shop to open near LSU campus later this month [Business Report]
  • Nicholson Gateway opening Starbucks, Frutta Bowls, sneaker/apparel boutique this month [Business Report]
  • Cannatella Grocery coming to Mid-City Baton Rouge [Business Report]
  • Italian restaurant, nutritional cafe coming soon near Bass Pro in Denham Springs [Business Report]
  • Trampoline park breaks ground near Bass Pro in Denham Springs [Business Report]
  • New Orleans listed among cities where homeowners stay put the least [REALTOR Mag]
  • Median price nationwide breaks 2Q record for single family homes [REALTOR Mag]
  • ATTOM Data grades 10,000 neighborhoods nationally, including some in Louisiana [ATTOM]
  • Kitchens featuring natural wood cabinetry increasing in popularity for new home buyers [REALTOR Mag]
  • Is nationwide home inventory crunch beginning to subside? [Realtor Mag]

Current mortgage interest rates: Bank Rate

Market Statistics for Greater Baton Rouge Home Sales

The Greater Baton Rouge Board of REALTORS® has released the sales report for the month of June. The report includes homes listed and sold in Baton Rouge, Central, Denham Springs, Geismar, Gonzales, Greenwell Springs, Plaquemine, Port Allen, Prairieville, St Amant, Walker, Watson, Zachary, and the remaining Greater Baton Rouge Region. Check out a few of the tidbits below and view the complete report!

  • There were 1528 new listings this June compared to 1403 new listings last June
  • There were 1082 pending sales this June compared to 1032 pending sales last June
  • There were 1040 closed sales this June compared to 1148 closed sales last June
  • The average days on market until sale this June was 58 -- the same as last June
  • The median sales price increased from $199,900 last June to $201,818 this June
  • The average sales price decreased from $231,472 last June to $229,548 this June
  • The inventory of homes for sale increased from 3429 last June to 4156 this June

Click here to view full report


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