If you are looking for home, consider Ascension Parish, Louisiana. Statistics show that for several years, Ascension Parish has been one of the fastest growing areas in the United States. Providing a quality lifestyle, its proximity to New Orleans and Baton Rouge means residents have the advantage of big city amenities. Antebellum homes dot the plantation-country landscape, some available for tours. The surrounding area offers both the natural beauty and prolific wildlife of cypress swamps.
Education is important in Ascension Parish, apparent from its quality public school system. Dutchtown High School, for example, was nationally recognized by the US News, receiving a bronze rating. The parish as a whole received an "A" rating in 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 from the Department of Education. Niche, a company that ranks schools nationally, ranks Ascension Parish public schools #7 overall in the state of Louisiana. An earned score of "A-" took academics, teachers, educational outcomes, administrative policy, resources and facilities, teachers, and other factors into consideration. River Parishes Community College in Gonzales and Ascension Technical College in Sorrento, both provide continuing education to the parish’s residents.
Many restaurants and stores provide a wide variety of dining and shopping experiences within the parish. For example, Cajun Village, located in Sorrento, offers unique shops, and an alligator pond.
Recreation opportunities abound. The hot summers find residents enjoying Blue Bayou waterpark and Dixie Landin’ amusement park. Golf courses and neighborhood parks provide recreational opportunities. For added enjoyment, many Ascension Parish communities have their own annual festivities, such as the Gonzales Jambalaya Festival.
Ascension Parish real estate provides options for every type of home buyer. Pre-owned and new construction homes are located in many fine communities within the parish. Additionally, if you are interested in looking at foreclosed homes in Ascension Parish, your eXp real estate professional can help.
Multiple developments provide new construction homes in Ascension Parish. One example of a parish community is Lakes at Ascension, which derives its name from two stocked lakes. Homes range from 2,100 square feet to 4,100 square feet, some with swimming pools and all with mature landscaping, since this neighborhood was established in 1998.
Some new-construction Subdivisions include:
If your family is looking for a home builder to provide a new, custom home on your own lot, some quality home builders in Ascension Parish include:
If one looks at recent real estate sale, they will see the wide variety of home sizes and prices available in this area. Whether your desire is for a new home, a re-sale, or a foreclosure, your Ascension Parish eXp Louisiana real estate agent can help you find the perfect Ascension Parish home for your family. Contact us today.