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  • Total Number of Transactions – 569
  • Number of Properties Sold (Buyer’s Agent) – 334
  • Number of Properties Sold (Listing Agent) – 235
  • Statistics from April 2005-December 2016: Katie’s stats reflect that since she was licensed in April 2005, she has sold a property every 7 days
  • Voted by Gambit readers as one of the Top 3 Best Realtors in the Metro Area 2011-2017
  • Named one of the 20 Top Real Estate Producers by CityBusiness Magazine 2016, Top 25 2007-2015

Posts in the News Category

Witry Collective Clients Named in Gambit's "40 under 40"

November 3rd, 2017 Aaron Frumin, founder and executive director of unCommon Construction was honored this week in Gambit Magazine’s annual 40 under 40 award. We are proud to call Aaron a client, and have been working with unCommon Construction over the two years… read more..

The Great Neighborhood SELLabration!

September 9th, 2017 The Witry Collective is sponsoring the Great Neighborhood SELLabration! Join us today for the Preservation Resource Center’s annual homebuyer fair. Free Workshop Sessions 10:30 – 10:45 | Case Study of a Renovation presented by Margarete Wabnig 11:00 – 11:45 |… read more..

NAREB to host free event for New Orleans area Black American residents

July 21st, 2017 NAREB to host free event for New Orleans area Black American residents to learn why homeownership builds wealth and how it is still possible. NEW ORLEANS – Homeownership is within reach of Black Americans and continues to be the best… read more..

Brett Rector Joins the Witry Collective

April 21st, 2017 The Witry Collective is excited to announce that Brett Rector has joined the Collective! Brett is a versatile, seasoned Real Estate professional with over 14 years of experience. You can read Brett’s bio visit here. read more..

Katie Witry interviewed on A Round with Steve and Cole

April 12th, 2017 A Place of Our Own April 5, 2017 Welcome back y’all! When first establishing A Round with Steve and Cole, me and my co-host were determined that we didn’t want to produce a podcast that solely focused on bartending and… read more..

Preservation in Print Editor's Spotlight

April 11th, 2017 In the April 2017 issue of Preservation in Print Katie Witry is interviewed for the Editor’s Spotlight. You can read the article here. read more..

unCommon Construction Apprenticeship Industry Showcase

April 10th, 2017 Josh Walther participated in unCommon Construction Apprenticeship Industry Showcase last week. Josh loves working with this group and knows that their apprentices will greatly benefit from participating in the program and learning about the various career paths that are available… read more..

Witry Collective featured in City Business

March 25th, 2017 March 2017 This week in New Orleans City Business Katie Witry is recognized as a Mover & Shaker & Inspirational Woman for her leadership in creating the new business model of the Witry Collective. The Witry Collective places the upmost… read more..

Witry Collective Takes Home the Domes!

March 23rd, 2017 On Thursday, March 23, 2016 the Witry Collective took home four Gardner Dome awards for closed transactions in 2016. Katie Witry-Emerald Dome Award Adrienne LaBauve-Platinum Dome Award Josh Walther-Platinum Dome Award Darrin Duplissey-Platinum Dome Award Also pictured Brett Rector-Platinum Dome… read more..

WCR & Katie Witry Featured in the Times Picayune

March 15th, 2017 Sunday, March 12, 2017 The Real Estate section of the Times Picayune features the Women’s Council of Realtors and Katie Witry. read more..

Josh Walther & Katie Witry to present at NOMAR

March 9th, 2017 Josh Walther & Katie Witry will be presenting to the Young Professionals Network of realtors about creating the right team for a renovation project and how to utilize city resources. This panel presentation is perfect for new realtors entering the… read more..

2017-2018 Louisiana Homebuyer list of Certified Homebuyer Training Agencies

February 9th, 2017 For buyers seeking any assistance programs, below are the providers for the Homebuyer Training Program-12 hour class. Enroll today! 2017-2018 List of Certified Agencies A Shared Initiative, Inc. 5508 Citrus Blvd. Harahan, LA 70123 Preservation Resource Center (PRC) 923 Tchoupitoulas… read more..

Rental Registry and Inspection Program Ordinance Update

January 18th, 2017 On Thursday, December 15, the New Orleans Council introduced a Rental Registry and Inspection Program ordinance. This ordinance authorizes Code Enforcement or its designee to register and inspect ALL rental properties in New Orleans except for short term rentals, those… read more..

First Time Renovator Series

January 17th, 2017 The Witry Collective’s Josh Walther has been a proud supporter of the Preservation Resource Center for many years. Through their education opportunities, he has become a Historic House Specialist. He has participated in many of their annual events, including the… read more..

2017 Market Glimpse

January 17th, 2017 A Glimpse at Our Local Market This time last year, on average, homes were selling within 30-45 days and this past Spring, days on the market extended to 90-100 days before a contract was received. The longer days on the… read more..

Katie Witry receives Women's Council of Realtors Member of the Year Award

December 19th, 2016 I am honored to share the wonderful news that I have received the Women’s Council of Realtors New Orleans Metropolitan Chapter Member of the Year Award for 2016. I was chosen as the recipient of the award for the systems… read more..

Witry Collective sponsors this weekend's Treme Fall Festival

September 30th, 2016 The Witry Collective is sponsoring the Treme Fall Festival 2016 benefitting St. Augustine Church & other Neighborhood Historical Cultural Landmarks. Join us this weekend for great food, music and crafts! Friday, September 30, 2016-Patron Party 6-9PM Saturday, October 1, 2016-Free… read more..

New features added to the HDLC website

September 16th, 2016 The HDLC has added new features to their website. On the HDLC HOME PAGE on the bottom right under MOST REQUESTED SERVICES you will find two new buttons: REQUEST AN INSPECTION and REPORT A VIOLATION. These buttons send emails directly… read more..

TODAY is the LAST DAY to Vote in Gambit Weekly's Best of New Orleans for the Witry Collective

July 31st, 2016 The Witry Collective, was named one of Gambit Weekly’s TOP 3 BEST REAL ESTATE AGENTS IN NEW ORLEANS in 2015 because of you! This year the Witry Collective wants to say thank you by giving one lucky winner dinner for… read more..

Two Open Houses this Weekend!

July 16th, 2016 The Witry Collective will holding two open houses this Sunday, July 17. 6564 Vicksburg Street will be open Sunday, July 17 from 1-3PM. 3342 Bell Street will be open Sunday, July 17 from 1-3PM. read more..

News from the Witry Collective

July 12th, 2016 The Witry Collective celebrates 10 years in 2015! A special thank you to everyone that has been a part of our journey. We have worked with over 500 New Orleans families and continue to focus on our vibrant New Orleans… read more..

Witry Collective Welcomes Darrin Duplissey

May 20th, 2016 The Witry Collective is excited to introduce you to our newest member Darrin Duplissey! Born in Las Vegas, Nevada, Darrin is the oldest of eight children. Growing up around the real estate industry with both his father and grandfather working… read more..

IMOTO Podcast interview with Katie Witry

April 7th, 2016 Katie Witry speaks with Darryl Glade about her career path and journey in the real estate industry and the Witry Collective mentorship program. Listen to Katie’s interview on IMOTO photo’s podcast episode 4. read more..

Witry Collective takes home three Gardner Golden Domes

April 7th, 2016 Photo: IMOTO Photo The Witry Collective takes home Platinum, Ruby and Emerald awards this evening from the Gardner Golden Domes. read more..

Holy Cross Holiday Home Tour, Tuesday, December 8

December 3rd, 2015 read more..

Witry Collective sponsors 2015 Treme Fall Fest

September 29th, 2015 Historic Faubourg Tremé Presents the Treme Fall Festival located on the Streets of Governor Nicholls and Henriette Delille October 2 – 4, 2015 The Historic Faubourg Treme Association will host the Treme Festival this weekend to benefit St. Augustine Catholic… read more..

Katie Witry & the Witry Collective featured in Top Agent Magazine

September 4th, 2015 Katie Witry and the Witry Collective will be featured in the October 2015 issue of Top Agent Magazine. To read the article click here. read more..

One Tremendous THANK YOU!!!

August 26th, 2015 One Tremendous THANK YOU!! We are proud to be honored by all of you who voted for Katie as one of the top 3 Realtors in New Orleans! 2015 marks Katie Witry’s 10th year in Real Estate and her 5th… read more..

Homestead Exemption filings due by September 30

August 25th, 2015 HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION REMINDER: If you bought a property during the last year you NOW need to apply for your homestead exemption. If you sold a home you can ignore the rest of this information-thank you. Now that you have purchased… read more..

Katie Witry offers "Sell Right" at NOMAR

May 5th, 2015 Chip Gardner and Katie Witry, “Sell Right” NOMAR On Monday, May 4, 2015 Katie taught three continuing education hours at NOMAR during “Sell Right” and received this lovely thank you from Crystal Gardner-Phillips! Stayed tuned on how to enroll for… read more..

Witry Collective takes home 5 Gardner Golden Domes

March 24th, 2015 On March 19, 2015 at the Gardner Golden Dome Awards Ceremony, the Witry Collective was honored by Gardner Realtors for their industry service and performance. Advisory Council Award-Each office elects one REALTOR to represent the office in the Gardner Associate… read more..

Spring Into A New Home

March 14th, 2015 By | The Times-Picayune on March 13, 2015 at 9:05 AM, updated March 13, 2015 at 4:41 PM As the first warm spring rains roll in, many begin to feel renewed. With the passing of Mardi Gras and the… read more..

Katie Witry, Realtor is now LREC certified

March 2nd, 2015 Katie Witry is now LREC certified to teach three classes for CE credit to Realtors for 10 hours. Buy Right – A Complete Buyer’s Session Geared Towards the N.O. Marketplace Sell Right – A Complete Seller’s Session Geared Towards the… read more..

Three open houses in Treme

February 24th, 2015 The Witry Collective will be holding 3 open houses today, Tuesday, February 24, 2015 from 11AM to 1PM at the following addresses in Treme. 1461-63 N. Robertson Street 1475 N. Robertson Street 1423 N. Villere Street read more..

Preservation Resource Center's Holiday Home Tour

November 19th, 2014 39th Annual Holiday Home Tour Buy Tickets Now EVENT DETAILS Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 13 and 14 Boutique: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Home Tour: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Café: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tour Headquarters Trinity Episcopal… read more..

Free Fair Housing Workshops for Real Estate Agents, Landlords, and Tenants

November 12th, 2014 GNOFHAC is hosting a free 3-part Fair Housing University series next week! Each workshop will include information on an individual’s rights and responsibilities under the Fair Housing Act, and will include real case studies. All workshops are free and open… read more..

Katie Witry discusses becoming a rental property owner or an owner occupant with

November 11th, 2014 Doubling Down On Your Real Estate Investment By | The Times-Picayune on November 06, 2014 at 9:24 AM, updated November 07, 2014 at 4:18 PM As the real estate market makes its way back to its pre-recession benchmarks, the… read more..

St. Charles Streetcar Line Named National Historic Landmark

October 3rd, 2014 Latest News 4:19 PM TUE SEPTEMBER 30, 2014 By JANAYA WILLIAMS 89.9FM The University of New Orleans The St. Charles streetcar line is one of nine new national historic landmarks announced Tuesday by the Department of the Interior. The… read more..

City of New Orleans Launches NoticeMe for Notification of Land-Use Changes

October 3rd, 2014 MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 10/03/2014 CITY LAUNCHES NOTICEME, A NEW ONLINE TOOL FOR RECEIVING EARLY NOTIFICATION OF LAND-USE CHANGES NEW ORLEANS, LA Today, the City of New Orleans launched a new early notification online tool to inform citizens of… read more..

New Orleans metro area sees a dip in home sales

September 24th, 2014 By Katherine Sayre, | The Times-Picayune on September 23, 2014 at 7:57 AM, updated September 23, 2014 at 8:32 AM Home sales in the New Orleans metro area dropped by nearly 4 percent in August when compared to the… read more..

Elimination of FHA Prepayment Penalty

September 15th, 2014 Currently when seller closes an FHA loan they have to pay interest till the end of the month. So if their closing is 9/15 they have to pay interest till 9/31 this is considered a pre-prepayment penalty. As of January… read more..

How Recent Legislative Changes Affect Flood Insurance

September 4th, 2014 Originally posted On August 25th, 2014, posted in: Industry Issues by Matt for Eustis Mortgage Flood damage is a terrifying reality for homeowners in some parts of the country, and realtors have been especially vocal about the need for reform… read more..

2 Must See Open Houses, September 2 from 11-1PM

August 31st, 2014 The Witry Collective will be holding the following two open houses on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 from 11AM to 1 PM. Click on the addresses to see more details on each property. 2313 Urquhart Street 1129 Kentucky Street read more..

Witry Collective Wins Gambit's 2014 Best of New Orleans

August 25th, 2014 Thank you for taking the time to vote for the Witry Collective, we are humbled and honored to be voted 4 years in a row as one of the top 3 Realtors in our great city! I started working as… read more..

2015 Property Tax Assessments

July 16th, 2014 Dear Property Owners, If you own a property in Orleans Parish now is the time to check your 2015 tax assessment and to make sure if a property is your primary residence that you are receiving credit for your homestead… read more..

Gambit's Best of New Orleans 2014-Announcing the Witry Collective

July 8th, 2014 Katie Witry, was named one of Gambit Weekly’s TOP 3 BEST REAL ESTATE AGENTS IN NEW ORLEANS in 2011, 2012 & 2013 because of you! Over the last 9 years Katie has helped 420 New Orleanians make educated decisions about… read more..

City's Soft Second Mortgage Program Application Period Ending Soon

June 20th, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 06/20/2014 CITY ANNOUNCES THAT HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL “SOFT SECOND” MORTGAGE HOMEBUYER ASSISTANCE INITIATIVE IS NEARLY COMPLETE Residents Interested in Participating Encouraged to Submit Application by July 30, 2014 NEW ORLEANS, LA—Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu announced that the City… read more..

Urban pioneers blaze trail for redevelopment

June 18th, 2014 A row of brightly painted, well-maintained homes color the 1400 block of North Derbigny Street in the 7th Ward, all owned by the same landlord, former University of New Orleans assistant professor Pat O’Brien who lives right around the corner.… read more..

PitchNOLA Lots of Progress 2014-Vacant properties

May 27th, 2014 PitchNOLA: Lots of Progress, features 15 vacant properties, many of which are zoned commercial. NORA and Propeller, are collaborating on this effort to get businesses to Pitch their plan to renovate and occupy 15 vacant properties across NOLA. See page… read more..

Conventional Renovation Lending on Duplexes increased to 85%

May 23rd, 2014 Hi Katie, We just had an improvement on Conventional Conforming Duplex Lending. For Owner Occupied we now lend up to 85% of the purchase price plus cost of renovations (used to be 80%). Given all the duplexes in NOLA that… read more..

PRC creates a Jazzy new app

May 21st, 2014 By Brian R. Friedman on May 20, 2014 at 1:55 PM, updated May 20, 2014 at 3:19 PM Despite being made of cypress and lettered by hand, the Preservation Resource Center’s plaques marking the homes of the city’s most influential… read more..

Wells Fargo says millions of dollars in home down payment grants for New Orleans residents still available

April 10th, 2014 By Jennifer Larino, | The Times-Picayune on April 08, 2014 at 10:31 AM Valerie Guillet felt like she was dreaming when she stepped into the gutted insides of her newly purchased Riverbend home on a recent damp morning. Guillet,… read more..

Home Tour in Bywater, Sunday, April 6

April 4th, 2014 The Bywater Neighborhood Association is holding it’s annual home tour this Sunday, April 6 from 12-5PM. You can purchase tickets in advance here. Tickets may also be purchased on Sunday at Bacchanal Fine Wine & Spirits, 600 Poland Avenue. One… read more..

Realtors: Changes in Biggert-Waters Act will help make home ownership more affordable

March 14th, 2014 Flood insurance bill could send relief to thousands of homeowners United States leaders in Washington voted 72 to 22 to approve legislation that would limit most flood insurance premiums. If President Obama signs the current bill it would remove the… read more..

Senate passes bill averting largest flood insurance increases under Biggert-Waters

March 13th, 2014 By Bruce Alpert, | Times-Picayune on March 13, 2014 at 4:15 PM, updated March 13, 2014 at 4:45 PM WASHINGTON — After a day full of frantic negotiations, the Senate Thursday gave final congressional approval to legislation that would… read more..

APPROVED First Time Homebuyer classes for Neighborhood Lift Program

February 21st, 2014 Thank you for your participation in the PRC First Time Renovator 101 class, “Buy Right”. During the class, you learned about the Neighborhood Lift program, which offers $15,000 down payment assistance. To qualify for this assistance, you must attend an… read more..

NeighborhoodLIFT Program

February 19th, 2014 Great opportunity for Buyers to qualify for $15,000 to go towards their principal when they purchase a home. It can be used on conventional and FHA loans and with FHA203K construction loans. Learn more by reviewing the the income requirements… read more..

Join Dr. Jeffrey Rouse for Coroner at Oak, Thursday

February 18th, 2014 read more..

First-Time Renovator Training, Part 1: Buy Right

February 11th, 2014 Join me this evening at Preservation Resource Center where I will be teaching, First-Time Renovator Training, Part 1: Buy Right EVENT DETAILS This training includes two sessions: Tuesday, Feb. 11 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 6 p.m.… read more..

Senate votes 67-32 to approve legislation delaying flood insurance premium hikes for 4 years

January 30th, 2014 By Bruce Alpert, | Times-Picayune on January 30, 2014 at 1:32 PM, updated January 30, 2014 at 2:47 PM WASHINGTON – The Senate Thursday voted 67-32 for legislation that would delay higher flood insurance premiums resulting from a 2012… read more..

Condo projects scarce despite high demand

January 29th, 2014 Condo projects are scarce despite high demand in City Business this week. The Downtown Development Group is proposing a new mixed use, luxury apartment building located at 1035 Tchoupitoulas also called “Granaio.” Granaio (Italian for loft) will contain a two… read more..

Popular Flood Insurance Law Is Target of Both Political Parties

January 29th, 2014 By CORAL DAVENPORT JAN. 28, 2014 A major flood insurance bill was a rarity when it passed what is widely derided as a do-nothing Congress in 2012, but a year and a half later, there is now an enthusiastic bipartisan… read more..

Performance Management Network Designation Awarded to Katie Witry

January 27th, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: WCR Education Dept 800-245-8512 Performance Management Network Designation Awarded to Local REALTOR® (Chicago, IL—January 14, 2014) Catherine Witry, (Katie) a Gardner Realtors’ REALTOR®, has been awarded the Performance Management Network Designation by the Women’s Council of… read more..

New Orleans listed in top 10 hottest housing markets, CNN reports

January 27th, 2014 By Richard A. Webster, | The Times-Picayune on January 24, 2014 at 1:24 PM, updated January 24, 2014 at 1:34 PM New Orleans is one of the 10 hottest housing markets for 2014 which means homes will be even… read more..

PRC 40th Anniversary 2014 / Preservation Salon Series

January 21st, 2014 PRC 40th ANNIVERSARY 2014 PRESERVATION SALON SERIES The Preservation Salon Series is a series of very informal early evening celebratory gatherings at homes where the owners and the sites reflect pioneering restorations and events that were significant in reversing decline… read more..

Preservation Resource Center opens doors for its annual 'Holiday Home Tour Patron Party'

January 20th, 2014 By Sue Strachan, | The Times-Picayune Email the author | Follow on Twitter on January 19, 2014 at 11:05 PM, updated January 19, 2014 at 11:07 PM For an event that celebrates New Orleans architecture, there seemed to be… read more..

2014 Tax Bill, 2013 Closing Costs and Jeff Rouse for Coroner

January 15th, 2014 2014 Tax Bill By now you should have received your 2014 Tax Bill. Most of you have your taxes escrowed by your mortgage servicer, so you need to fax or email their escrow department to make sure the bill will… read more..

Spending bill delays some flood insurance hikes

January 14th, 2014 POSTED: 12:19 PM Tuesday, January 14, 2014 BY: The Associated Press TAGS: Bill Cassidy, flood insurance, homeowners, Mary Landrieu WASHINGTON — Homeowners worried that new federal flood maps will send their flood insurance premiums skyrocketing would get some short-term relief… read more..

Update 'Let UBER come to New Orleans'

January 13th, 2014 Dear Supporters, We are almost there! We have over 850 Signatures and we need your help to push us across the finish line. To accomplish this we humbly ask that you share this campaign with friends, family, co-workers or anyone… read more..

National Flood Insurance Action Alert - Urge Your Senator to Vote Yes on S. 1846

January 8th, 2014 From: Michelle Kimball Date: Wed, Jan 8, 2014 at 3:35 PM Subject: Fwd: National Flood Insurance Action Alert – Urge Your Senator to Vote Yes on S. 1846 on Wednesday PLEASE TAKE ACTION! Unfortunately, the Senate vote on the Homeowner… read more..

National Flood Insurance Action Alert - Urge Your Senator to Vote Yes on S. 1846 on Wednesday

January 7th, 2014 Good Afternoon, This week, the Senate is expected to vote on the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act, S. 1846. This legislation delays for four years certain premium increases put forth in the Biggert-Waters Act until FEMA can complete its affordability… read more..

Camel Toe Lady Steppers Present: A 12th Night Toe-Down Carnival Kick-off Party: A Fundraiser for Roots of Music

January 5th, 2014 Dirty Coast, Center Lift and Realtor Katie Witry are sponsoring New Orleans’ first Silent Disco with DJs Brice Nice and Disco Kid! On Saturday January 10th at 619 Frenchmen Street the Camel Toe Lady Steppers will present their 12th Night… read more..

Flood insurance hikes loom for La. homeowners

January 4th, 2014 Flood insurance hikes loom for La. homeowners Congressional action expected in Jan. BY JORDAN BLUM January 04, 2014 WASHINGTON — Thousands of coastal residents — from the working class in Louisiana to those with beachfront mansions nationwide — remain… read more..


December 23rd, 2013 Via Posted Monday, December 23rd, 2013 Letter to the Editor, by Torrey Craig Torrey Craig moved to Florida from New Orleans over thirty years ago. However, flood insurance rates have remained a constant concern for the coastal dweller. Craig… read more..


December 5th, 2013 HOME TOUR: INSIDE AN AUTHENTIC CREOLE COTTAGE via DOMAINE HOME Antiques and historical colors return a 175-year-old New Orleans home to its heyday. Colonized by the French in 1718 (and virtually untouched by modern developments since), New Orleans is a… read more..

Want FREE Tickets to the 38th Annual PRC Holiday Home Tour?

December 3rd, 2013 This year I will once again be sponsoring Preservation Resource Center’s Holiday Home Tour. If you would like to attend at no charge, sign up today to be a docent. read more..

Important service for our City-Let UBER come to New Orleans

November 26th, 2013 Petitioning Mayor Mitch Landrieu Let UBER come to New Orleans Joe Corbett Petition by Joe Corbett New Orleans, LA It’s important that our city does not get in the way of allowing a quality business like UBER to come to… read more..

New Orleans Christmas in the District

November 26th, 2013 CHRISTMAS IN THE DISTRICT SCHEDULE OF EVENTS View this Newsletter Make plans to visit “New Orleans Christmas in the District,” a brand new holiday-themed large-scale lights display celebrating the culture and history of New Orleans. This one-of-a-kind holiday environment will… read more..

Guest commentary: Rising flood insurance rates risk drowning economy

November 14th, 2013 BY MICHAEL HECHT November 14, 2013 President Barack Obama, welcome to the new New Orleans. The progress of our region over the past five years has been rapid and dramatic; the publisher of Forbes called it “one of the great… read more..

Potential Home Buyers Are Legitimately Freaked Out About New Flood Insurance Rules

October 29th, 2013 MIKE RIGGS OCT 28, 2013 As recent headlines have made plain, potential home buyers across the country are freaking out over new higher flood insurance premiums triggered by the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act, passed last year and starting to… read more..

A home as unique as the Superdome could be yours

October 29th, 2013 I was blessed to be one of the five that was interviewed as the listing agent. My colleague, Seph was ultimately hired but being interviewed was a great experience! BY MIMI READ SPECIAL TO THE ADVOCATE Mon, 28 Oct 2013… read more..

Native Plant Symposium

October 11th, 2013 Native Plant Symposium October 11, 2013 8:00 AM – 5:30PM Delgado Community College Student Life Center Bayou Rebirth, the Symposium’s sponsoring non-profit, is a five- year-old organization whose mission is to bring together, educate and empower residents of and visitors… read more..

First Time Renovator's Workshop

September 24th, 2013 Please join me this evening at the Preservation Resource Center. I will be teaching Part 1 of the FIrst Time Renovator Training: Buy Right Learn how to maximize your budget for your first-time home renovation Topics covered include: — An… read more..

Commercial real estate transactions up 41% over 2012

August 28th, 2013 New Orleans Rolling in Cash Sees Rebirth: Real Estate By Nadja Brandt – Aug 26, 2013 11:01 PM CT Sean Cummings has developed 18 New Orleans projects, including condominiums, hotels and luxury lofts with floor-to-ceiling windows at a former rice-processing… read more..

St. Claude Avenue Arts and Cultural Overlay District approved by City Council

August 20th, 2013 Councilmember Gisleson Palmer Supports Bywater and Upper Ninth Ward Neighborhoods In Establishment of St. Claude Arts and Cultural Overlay District August 9, 2013 At the City Council’s recent regular meeting, District “C” Councilmember Kristin Gisleson Palmer led Council approval of… read more..

New Orleans Resurgence & Innovation

August 19th, 2013 The Big Comeback: Is New Orleans America’s Next Great Innovation Hub? The Big Easy doesn’t want fewer bachelor parties. It just wants more bachelor’s degrees. DEREK THOMPSON, THE ATLANTIC APR 8 2013, 8:57 AM EST In the wrinkled edifices of… read more..

Crazy for condos

August 14th, 2013 By R. Stephanie Bruno on July 16, 2013 at 1:32 PM, updated July 16, 2013 at 1:38 PM New Orleans area real estate agents agree: The market for condominiums is booming and buyers have more choice than ever about what… read more..

Congratulations to my clients, Amanda and Isaac Toups for making the list!

August 13th, 2013 The eight coolest restaurants in New Orleans By Scott Gold Here at Thrillist, we’re constantly unearthing the best new places to eat and drink, so we know how overwhelming things can get. That’s why we created The Thrillist Great Eight:… read more..

Obama answers New Orleans homeowner's question over Zillow

August 12th, 2013 By Susan Langenhennig, | The Times-Picayune on August 08, 2013 at 11:04 AM, updated August 08, 2013 at 12:20 PM Folks surfing around on real estate website on Wednesday got a chance to click through more than just… read more..

Real estate frenzy near soon-to-be biomedical district

August 10th, 2013 Posted on August 8, 2013 at 10:25 PM Updated yesterday at 6:41 AM Tania Dall / Eyewitness News Email: | Twitter: @taniadall NEW ORLEANS — Investors are scooping up real estate around Mid-City’s soon-to-be biomedical district. People are… read more..

West Elm Store Approved for Magazine Street

August 9th, 2013 Via the Garden District Association Fri, Aug 9, 2013 Yesterday the City Council approved a measure to allow a West Elm furniture store to occupy the former Pippin Lane site in the 2900 block of Magazine. This approval came after… read more..

A New Route to Improving Bicycle Safety: Making a Map into Much More

August 8th, 2013 In 2012, Line 58 worked with the New Orleans Regional Planning Commission and Bike Easy to develop a bike map and safety guide. The map was such an instant success that the first edition was exhausted almost immediately and needed… read more..

Melioristica Tour on OC Haley Saturday Aug. 24

August 7th, 2013 OC Haley: So HOT Right Now Come explore key projects under renovation on rapidly-transforming OC Haley Boulevard with Melioristica. Yes, it will be late August, but with cold drinks, fascinating speakers and fun fellow Meliorists, who can deny — OC… read more..

Pocket parks to appear on St. Claude Avenue by October

August 5th, 2013 By Doug MacCash, | The Times-Picayune on August 02, 2013 at 1:31 PM, updated August 02, 2013 at 8:54 PM St. Claude Main Street, an organization created to foster the development of St. Claude Avenue and the surrounding neighborhoods… read more..

Congratulations to Eddie Guidry, Trapolin-Peer Architects!

August 2nd, 2013 TOGETHER. SHAPING THE FUTURE. Trapolin-Peer Architects is pleased to announce that Daniel Zangara, AIA, Gabriel Virdure, AIA, and G. Eddie Guidry, AIA, have been named Associates of the firm. Each of these valued team members has been named Associate because… read more..

Response to Last Sunday's article

August 2nd, 2013 Good Afternoon, I wanted to share my perspective on last Sunday’s Real Estate article. Game of Homes: Real estate frenzy in Uptown and Garden District fueled by demand, few choices I have been in real estate for the last 8… read more..


August 1st, 2013 NEW ORLEANS, LA Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu joined Stirling Properties to celebrate the grand opening of Mid-City Market, located at North Carrollton Avenue and Bienville Street in New Orleans. The 108,763 square-foot shopping center, anchored by a 54,390 square-foot Winn-Dixie,… read more..

Game of Homes: Real estate frenzy in Uptown and Garden District fueled by demand, few choices

July 29th, 2013 Katherine Sayre, | The Times-Picayune on July 28, 2013 at 12:00 PM, updated July 29, 2013 at 9:24 AM The travails of buying a house Uptown nearly got the best of Tracy Gielbert. What had once been a deliberate,… read more..

OPEN HOUSE, SUNDAY, JULY 28, 1-3PM 621-23 Ninth Street, New Orleans, LA

July 25th, 2013 Bright Irish Channel Craftsman Single with a skillfully modern twist. Wood floors, high ceilings, large living spaces and depending on your lifestyle 3 to 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, vaulted ceilings, storage, gas range, central, clawfoot tubs and a walk in… read more..

First Meeting of the Warehouse District Business Association

July 23rd, 2013 Who: Business owners, entrepreneurs, property managers, social leaders, politicos and anyone with a vested interest in the city’s fast-growing neighborhood should attend. When: Tonight, Tuesday, July 23, 2013 7:00PM Where: The Chicory (above Ernst Cafe’) 610 S. Peters Street RSVP:… read more..

Another Step to Fix Flood Insurance

July 17th, 2013 July 16. 2013 Dear Friend, Good news! My Senate Homeland Security Appropriations Bill I presented today will prevent FEMA from raising flood insurance rates on grandfathered properties. It passed out of subcommittee and moves to the full Appropriations Committee this… read more..

2014 Tax Assessments

July 16th, 2013 Dear Property Owners, If you own a property in Orleans Parish now is the time to check your 2014 tax assessment and to make sure if a property is your primary residence that you are receiving credit for your homestead… read more..

Update from The Finance Authority of New Orleans

July 16th, 2013 FANO is announcing today that for all loan reservations made after July 16, 2013: The Finance Authority’s 2012 Home Mortgage Bond Program will be limited to First-Time and Non-First Time homebuyers whose household incomes do not exceed 140% of the… read more..

Working to End Chronic Homelessness in New Orleans

July 15th, 2013 Dear friends, UNITY of Greater New Orleans is participating in an initiative called the 100,000 Homes Campaign, where communities across the nation plan to house 100,000 chronic and vulnerable people by September 1st, 2013. The Greater New Orleans area is… read more..

Major changes intended to make property tax disputes easier

July 15th, 2013 Posted on July 15, 2013 at 5:23 PM Updated today at 5:41 PM Sheba Turk / Eyewitness News Email: | Twitter: @ShebaTurk NEW ORLEANS — Each year it’s a reoccurring nightmare at City Hall: Property owners in Orleans… read more..

FHA is now requiring an Annual Mortgage Insurance Premium (MIP)

June 11th, 2013 The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that FHA (Federal Housing Administration) is now requiring an Annual Mortgage Insurance Premium (MIP) for FHA products with terms of 15 years or less AND a Loan-to-Value (LTV) of 78%… read more..

Take Action to fix Flood Insurance

May 8th, 2013 Fixing flood insurance Dear Friend, Right now, the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) is being debated on theSenate floor. This bill is important for Louisiana because it will provide critical flood protection for communities across the country and maintain the… read more..

Pocket parks to appear on St. Claude Avenue by October

By Doug MacCash, | The Times-Picayune on August 02, 2013 at 1:31 PM, updated August 02, 2013 at 8:54 PM St. Claude Main Street, an organization created to foster the development of St. Claude Avenue and the surrounding neighborhoods… read more..

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