The city of Baton Rouge is the Capital of Louisiana and sits proudly on the edge of the Mississippi River. With over 230,000 residents in the city limits, it boast as the second largest city in the state.
Being in the south, Baton Rouge has a warmer climate with fairly mild winters. Almost year around, we have perfect weather for outdoor festivals, parades, music events, local food tastings, charity events, marathons and art shows. For those warmer days, the Baton Rouge area has access to 12 fun splash pads, which are perfect for the whole family! Another large attraction for steamy days is Blue Bayou and Dixie Landing. It's a water park and amusement park located on 80 acres, featuring 29 rides with food and games.
Baton Rouge is the home of Louisiana State University, Southern University and Baton Rouge Community College. It's also booming with industrial, medical, research, motion picture and growing technology, with IBM planting roots. The Port of Baton Rouge is the 9th largest in the U.S. and many new developments are popping up to accommodate the growth of the city.
Baton Rouge is rapidly growing with a variety of restaurants, shops, art galleries, movie theaters, workout gyms, parks and much more. The Baton Rouge housing market is as diverse as the residents who live here. There is something for everyone. Whether you want to live in mid city, a country club, golf community, town house or condo, we can find the perfect home for your budget and needs.
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