Blog - Pennant Real Estate

14333 Perkins Road, Suite D Baton Rouge, LA 70810

(225) 663 – 2112 info@pennantrealestate.com

Blog Posts

All About Pennant Real Estate

The character and work ethic foundation that I received as a football player translated seamlessly into my professional career and it is those principles and values to which I owe my success. “Our mission statement is the best representation of who we are as a company, ‘Heart of a Champion, […]

5 Reasons to Sell Your Home This Winter

By: Jennifer Hebert (Pennant Real Estate Agent) ‘Tis the Season to Sell Your Home Is selling your home the last thing you are thinking about this time of year? You aren’t the only one who can’t imagine why anyone would sell this time of year. Everyone knows the winter is […]

HOMEOWNER’S INSURANCE 101: PART 2

ALL ABOUT HOMEOWNER’S INSURANCE LEO DESSELLE OF PENNANT REAL ESTATE SITS DOWN WITH PHIL SCHMITT OF SCHMITT INSURANCE TO DISCUSS COMMON TOPICS RELATING TO HOMEOWNER’S INSURANCE. 1. WHAT MAKES SCHMITT INSURANCE DIFFERENT FROM OTHER COMPANIES? I am an independent insurance agent so I am not tied to one carrier. A […]

Homeowner’s Insurance 101:Part 1

All About Homeowner’s Insurance Leo Desselle of Pennant Real Estate sits down with Phil Schmitt of Schmitt Insurance to discuss common topics relating to homeowner’s insurance. 1. What is homeowner’s insurance? Homeowner’s insurance is an insurance policy similar to health insurance that protects the homeowner in the event that an […]

How to inspect your home before the home inspection

Whether you are buying or selling, a home inspection is the first big hurdle after an offer is accepted. A home inspection is a non-destructive examination of a home or dwelling, preformed for a fee, which is designed to identify observed material and functional defects within specific areas of the […]

Title Attorneys and Title Insurance: Are they needed?

You picked a realtor, got pre-approved, toured endless houses, decided on the perfect one, made an offer and it was accepted; what else is there? Other than the inspection and appraisal, it is just a waiting game to close right? Not exactly. Some of the most important behind the scenes […]

Lending 101: Pre-approvals

This week we sat down with Bart Salim from US Capital Group to discuss the pre-approval process and common misconceptions when it comes to home lending. Bart has over 15 years experience in the business and is local to the Baton Rouge area. The buying side of the real estate […]

Who is Pennant Real Estate? Introductory video blog!

Pennant Real Estate started in December 2014. With less than 3 years in business and only 29 agents to date, Pennant Real Estate is making a huge impact on the Baton Rouge market. Out of around 635 real estate companies registered at the Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors, Pennant […]

Love is Blind: How to Make Better Home-Buying Decisions

  It’s very common to let our emotions get the best of us when we start house-hunting.   Once we fall in love with a house, all rationality goes out of the window. Just like falling in love with a person, this love is blind. We start doing crazy things […]

The Refined Design: Pennant Staging and Interior Styling

The Refined Design is a staging and interior styling company owned by Leslie Desselle. Leslie and Leo Desselle work together at Pennant Real Estate to put together a game plan for homeowners that are ready to sell. The “Walk & Talk” Consultation  This is the most popular consultation in which […]