NEW ORLEANS — Elected officials and community partners gathered to celebrate the beginning of work on a $32 million redevelopment of Lake Forest Manor that will restore it to its original use as a 200-unit senior living facility in New Orleans East. “The City of New Orleans and the Cantrell...
Another former school building in New Orleans is set to be turned into apartments.
NEW ORLEANS – Cristina del Canto has been hired as the director of communications for Latter & Blum. She is responsible for the company’s overarching regional communications and oversees strategic communications, media relations, marketing, publications and social media. With more than 12 years of experience working for corporate and nonprofit...
NEW ORLEANS – Assessor Erroll Williams is reminding Orleans Parish property owners that the assessment rolls are open now until 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, property owners interested in appealing their assessed value are encouraged to do so online by clicking the Online...
BETHESDA, Md. – Commercial real estate finance company Walker & Dunlop announced that it structured $23,020,000 in permanent financing for The Reveal, a 150-unit affordable housing development that will be constructed using 4% low-income housing tax credits. Walker & Dunlop said the Housing Authority of New Orleans has committed...
The volume of properties under contract and sold has increased as potential buyers eye historically low interest rates and consider upgrading their current living situation as they stay home more.
  WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new homes rose a sharp 13,8% in June, the second straight increase after two months when sales plunged as the country went into lockdown because of the coronavirus. The Commerce Department reported Friday that the June gain pushed sales of new homes to a seasonally...
As work continues on The National World War II Museum’s four-year, $400 million capital expansion, the two final projects have been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic as well as construction and legal issues.
NEW ORLEANS – Polo Ralph Lauren has opened a new, 10,000-square-foot store in the Outlet Collection at Riverwalk. It’s the second Polo Ralph Lauren in Louisiana and the first in the New Orleans metro area. Meanwhile, construction has begun on two restaurants flanking Spanish Plaza. Locally owned and operated...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the 30-year mortgage rate falling this week below 3% for the first time in a half-century, more U.S. homeowners are likely to seize the chance to refinance their home loans. Americans refinanced nearly 2 million home loans from January through April, more than double the...