Category Archives: Bedico Creek Blog

Smart Steps to Take When Buying Your First Home

The first-time home buyer’s nightmare is to fall in love with a home, make an offer and find out that your dream home was every other first-time home buyer’s dream home.  After making numerous offers, it can seem like and

Renting vs. Buying…

The Great Recession that began in 2007 caused a major housing crisis.  Many are not to blame when they shy away from owning a home. There are many benefits to owning a home that outweigh the negative. Long-term security and

Don’ts to Landscaping Your Home

Good curb appeal is a plus when selling your home.  In fact, attractive landscaping can add up to 28% overall value to your home. There is a fine line between too much and too little landscaping which could lead to

How Long Does It Take to Build A Single-Family Home?

In 2015 it was reported that it took 7 months on average to build a single-family home. In the 2017 Survey of Construction (SOC) from the Census Bureau it reports that it now takes at least 7.5 months from start

St. Tammany Schools to Up Their Resource Officers

The United States has seen a great amount of school tragedies in the last ten years.  Schools across America are amping up their security measures.  St. Tammany School Board is no different.  The School Board recently approved hiring additional resource

Southern States See New Home Sales Rise

Increase in sales contributed to the 6.7% increase in new home sales in May 2018 reaching a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 689,000. In the south region, U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development report