Latter & Blum Inc. Collaborates with University of New Orleans to Present Local Economic & Real Estate Forecast
Click here for 28-page market analysis issued by UNO
(New Orleans, LA) – For the 28th consecutive year, Latter & Blum Inc. joined with the University of New Orleans (UNO) to present the UNO/Latter & Blum Inc. Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast Seminar on May 5th at UNO’s Lakefront Campus. The annual event focused on educating the public as well as Real Estate industry professionals about redevelopment activity and real estate trends in the Greater New Orleans region.
UNO’s Institute for Economic Development & Real Estate Research, led by Latter & Blum’s CFO & Sr. VP, Dr. Robert Penick, released a 28-page market analysis. Latter & Blum President, Richard Haase presented the single-family residential housing outlook and Chris Ross, Director of NAI/Latter & Blum’s Hospitality Division joined New Orleans Redevelopment Fund and the Downtown Development District in presenting New Orleans’ commercial redevelopment activity. Penick, served as the panel moderator.
“Latter & Blum has a long history of being at the forefront of market knowledge. Prepared, knowledgeable Agents equates to client service excellence – our hallmark after more than 100 years of serving Greater New Orleans,” stated Latter & Blum Inc. President, Richard Haase. “It has been our pleasure and honor to be a longtime supporter of the University — one of the driving forces of our economy and excellence in higher education in our state,” commented Haase.
“This event highlights how this university is able to bring people together for the purpose of providing meaningful information, offering critical analysis and sharing knowledge that can benefit practitioners and policy makers,” said University of New Orleans President, John Nicklow in a statement issued by the university.
UNO and Latter & Blum will hold the Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast Seminar for the Northshore Region on June 9, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., when experts will give updates on recovery efforts and economic impact of the 2016 floods. Register here.
About Latter & Blum Inc.
For more than 100 years, Latter & Blum Inc. has served the residential and commercial needs of clients in Louisiana and the Gulf South with the guiding principle of “Building stronger communities in the markets we serve.” Today, LATTER & BLUM Inc. is the nation’s 27th largest Real Estate brokerage in number of transactions with nearly $3 billion in annual sales. Established in New Orleans, it is the largest full-service Real Estate brokerage in Louisiana and the Gulf South with 1,400 Agents in 32 offices in the markets of Greater New Orleans, Greater Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Alexandria, Houma, Thibodaux, South Lafourche, Lake Charles, Southern Mississippi and Houston, Texas. Latter & Blum Inc. operates LATTER & BLUM Inc./REALTORS, C.J. Brown REALTORS Inc., Van Eaton & Romero REALTORS, ERA Moffett-Latter & Blum, and Noles-Frye Realty (all owned by Latter & Blum Inc.). Latter & Blum Classic Homes & Properties, Latter & Blum Shaw Properties, and Latter & Blum Hometown operate under franchise agreements. All are networked nationally and globally as ERA Powered Companies. Additionally, LATTER & BLUM Inc. operates NAI/Latter & Blum Commercial Real Estate, Latter & Blum Property Management, Latter & Blum Insurance Services, Platinum Title, and Essential Mortgage Company.