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Thanks for visiting my web site which is intended to be easy to use, consumer friendly, and full of the types of information that you might want when you are buying or selling a home. If you’re moving from out of state, and looking to buy a home in the New Orleans area - I welcome you, I've been there and know what you want to know. I am a Boutique Real Estate Office and a Tech Savvy REALTOR®.

Looking for homes? Need local real estate information?. Need advice? While real estate websites can provide a lot of information putting the pieces together for you takes consultation with an experienced REALTOR®. This site is filled with ways that you can contact me for one-on-one help and advice. That's my job.

Contact me with confidence! I guarantee your privacy will be respected. And I offer the services on this site without obligation. Why? I want to be YOUR REALTOR®. As your trusted, professional real estate partner, I will help you find the best home in your area within your price range. And together we will sell your home, for as much as the market will bear, and as quickly as possible.

Thanks for visiting and I hope you find answers to all your questions, if not please contact me I have the experience and track record you are looking for. Please let me help.


Miriam Bernstein

From The Blog


How Many Real Estate Agents Do You Know?

So, sometime this month a new movie about real estate and real estate agents will open with Diane Keaton and Morgan Freeman. In the reviews it says that the depiction of the agent in this movie is … [Continue Reading]


New Orleans is a Complicated City with 73 Neighborhoods!

Orleans Parish which includes the City of New Orleans is divided by zip code, neighborhoods, wards, Historic Districts, City Planning Districts, Police Districts. The Multiple Listing Service in the … [Continue Reading]

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Is It The Seller’s House or the Buyer’s Home Inspection?

When a buyer for residential real estate does their home inspection do they have the right to "their time" in the house with the home inspector? Does the owner/seller/agent of the property have the … [Continue Reading]


I Get Spammed Too, That’s Why I Won’t Do it To You –

So, when you have a website on the internet you are open to being contacted by individuals looking to sell you something. I am contacted on a regular basis mostly by email but sometimes by phone to … [Continue Reading]

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Property Condition Descriptions in the MLS in New Orleans

When a listing is placed into the multiple listing here in the New Orleans area one of the fields we use is the "Property Condition" which is listed below. This field is not exposed every sites our … [Continue Reading]

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Consumer Information About Homeowners Insurance

The Louisiana Department of Insurance has prepared this brochure that explains about the different types of Homeowners, Hazard, Flood insurance. What to do if you have a question about insurance, a … [Continue Reading]

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Big Changes Coming August 1, 2015 to the Closing Process

The way that real estate transactions have occurred for years will undergo a complete overhaul effective August 1st of this year. The forms that were used will change and also will the process, no … [Continue Reading]

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Everything You Need to Know About the New Ban on Smoking and Vaping in the City of New Orleans

The City of New Orleans new smoke-free ordinance becomes effective on April 22, 2015. This ban includes cigarettes and vaping. Bourbon Street in the French Quarter is exempt. Everything you need to … [Continue Reading]

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Road Construction Around the City of New Orleans

The City of New Orleans has a new web site where the public can see where construction is ongoing and planned in the future. There are several funded projects to keep track of and from the City … [Continue Reading]


Your Offer Will Be Considered on Tuesday at Noon, With All The Other Buyers!!!

Often in the New Orleans area properties are placed on the market and in the agent remarks it states that all offers will be considered on such and such date and at a specific why doesn't … [Continue Reading]


Laminate Flooring and Formaldehyde in the Home

UPDATE: 3/12/2015 From the New York Times: "Lumber Liquidators said on Thursday that it would provide free indoor air testing to consumers after a report that accused the company of selling laminate … [Continue Reading]

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For You My Clients – To Better Serve You

Yesterday the local multiple listing service in New Orleans, affectionately known as GSREIN, which stands for Gulf South Real Estate Information Network, rolled out a new MLS program by the name of … [Continue Reading]