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Baton Rouge area home sales increase in 2014

1 year 10 months 2 weeks ago January 21, 2015 Jan 21, 2015 Wednesday, January 21 2015 January 21, 2015 9:08 AM in News
Source: Associated Press
By: APNewsNow

BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge area home sales increased by 3.2 percent in 2014, thanks to more activity in Livingston and Ascension parishes.

There were 8,903 homes sold in the nine-parish area during 2014, compared with 8,625 in 2013, according to figures released Tuesday by the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors' Multiple Listing Service.

East Baton Rouge Parish continues to lead in sales of homes, but Livingston had the biggest sales gain during 2014, increasing by nearly 11 percent over 2013 figures. There were 1,639 sales in the parish during 2014, compared with 1,479 a year earlier.

Ascension Parish saw a 3.2 percent sales gain, going from 1,667 in 2013 to 1,720 in 2014.

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