The Blog of CENTURY 21 Bessette Realty, Inc.

Be Smart About Home Remodeling

Be Smart About Home Remodeling

Remodeling your home is sure to increase its value, right? Unfortunately, it doesn't always work out that way. Even though you've endured weeks of sheetrock dust, headache-inducing sounds of...

Top 20 Restaurants in Southwest Louisiana

The food in Southwest Louisiana is one of a kind. In fact, it's been said that our food is like a fingerprint: no two dishes are alike! Our zest for seasoning just right, the pure enjoyment of...

Planning a “Kid-Friendly” Move

Moving into a new home, whether it's in a new city or just a few blocks away, can be an exciting time. It can also be stressful for everyone, including children. You want to do all you can to make...

Learn the Lingo

Buying a home can be exciting. It can also be overwhelming due to the barrage of information you'll encounter. Especially if you're a first-time home buyer, the abbreviations commonly used can be...

A Toe Tappin’ Good Time

Quality of life is a key component to consider when relocating. We're proud of all that Southwest Louisiana has to offer. As new families move to the area, they can experience the great quality of...

Spring into the Real Estate Market

Spring into the Real Estate Market

Spring is a busy time for many things, and real estate is definitely included in the mix. If you're ready to put a For Sale sign in your front yard, we have a few tips to keep in mind. Typically,...

Quality of Life

Making Dreams Come True For many, when they're looking for their dream home, quality of life is major influencing factor. Southwest Louisiana has so much to offer to all who call it “home,”...

Happy Mardi Gras!

Happy Mardi Gras!

It's Mardi Gras time in Southwest Louisiana! This time of the year is just one of the many reasons Southwest Louisiana is a great place to live, work, and play. From royal galas, parades, king...

Winter Home Sales

Winter home sales can be a challenge. The earlier evenings can be a hindrance when viewing potential patios and entrances, and there just aren't as many buyers as there are during the warmer months....