245 Vanessa Ave, Lake Charles, LA 70605
245 Vanessa Ave, Lake Charles, LA 70605
245 Vanessa Ave, Lake Charles, LA 70605
FOR SALE0.27 ACRES

245 Vanessa Ave
Lake Charles, LA 70605

Local Information

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  • Schools
    1 Elementary School
    1 Middle School
    1 High School
  • Crime
    Lowest crime relative to the rest of Calcasieu Parish county.
  • Commute
    100% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    21 Restaurants
    5 Groceries
    8 Nightlife

Description

Must see this spacious 3 bedroom 2 bath home in University subdivision located close to Mcneese University in south Lake Charles. This home boasts over 1675 square feet living space and has 2 living areas. Large kitchen with abundance of cabinets and large pantry. Lots of updates have already been done. All bedrooms are spacious with ample closet space. This charming home is move in ready and has a brand new roof and a huge covered patio area for entertaining. Storage building remains also. Not located in a flood zone. Measurements are M/L

Home Details for 245 Vanessa Ave

Year Built
1976
Parking
Garage
Price/Sqft
$116
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
Porch & Patio
Pool
No
Interior Features
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Forced Air, ElectricAir ConditioningCooling System: Central
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 1
Appliances & Utilities
DishwasherMicrowaveRefrigerator
Interior Details
Ceiling Fan
Days on Market
Days on Market: 79 Days on Trulia
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1976
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Single Family Home
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Exterior: Wood BrickPatioPorch
Parking & Garage
Assigned Parking SpaceGarageParking: Carport, Garage Attached
Price & Status
Price
Price Per Sqft: $116
Agent Information
Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: SWL21004807
HOA
HOA Fee: $0/monthly
Lot Information
Lot Size: 0.27 acres

Price History for 245 Vanessa Ave

Event DetailsPrice
09/15/2021
PendingToActive
Greater Southern MLS
$195K

07/29/2021
Pending
Greater Southern MLS
$195K

07/16/2021
PriceChange
Greater Southern MLS
$195K

07/02/2021
Listed For Sale
Greater Southern MLS
$200K

05/13/2021
Sold
Agent Provided
--

10/27/2015
Sold
Agent Provided
--

10/05/2015
Pending
Agent Provided
$160K

09/30/2015
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$160K

01/31/2005
Sold
Agent Provided
--

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2019
Tax$1,174
Assessment$121,700
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 70605
$234,040
Typical home value
This home: $195,000 20% below
$118
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $116 1% below
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

What Locals Say about Lake Charles

  • Trulia User
    "Good area neighbors are friendly and kids are safe outside. I’ve been here for 20 years and have not had any issues. "
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  • Trulia User
    "We have a university neighborhood watch Facebook group. And another group for our animal watch, Incase your animal gets lost or runs off. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Large lots. Old, well maintained homes. Close to a school. Lots of trees, especially oaks. Close to McNeese campus."
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  • Trulia User
    "We have bear hunts for kids, sidewalks for bikes and walkers. Most neighbors are friendly. Central area easy to hit the grocery stores. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I have lived in this neighborhood for over 40 yrs. Most of the people are great and watch out for everyone. "
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  • Trulia User
    "great neighborhood to live in. quiet safe for kids and families. you never have to worry about loud music ect"
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  • Trulia User
    "mardi gras festivals parades and other Mardi gras such events garage sales fundraisers and bars that show sporting events"
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  • Trulia User
    "Not enough outside space for dogs to be freely roaming. Unless you have a backyard. Then that may be acceptable. "
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  • Trulia User
    "tons of traffic and the I 10 bridge is horrible...also would like to be closer to work.. but not a bad "
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  • Trulia User
    "I see dog owners walking their dogs on a daily basis. This is a dog friendly neighborhood. I own a dog and my family walks him daily around the neighborhood. "
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  • Trulia User
    "They are working on the neighborhood every day to make it better. There is a neighborhood pool that is a great price. But I have faith that the neighborhood will become a great place to live"
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  • Trulia User
    "Great neighborhood lived here for 5 years and love it here. Looking to find my own home soon. Pool and kid play area in my complex. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I drive wherever it is that I need to go. The city bus does not travel around the area I live in. I may also ride with friends and family members "
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of food places, not enough toddler friendly restaurants- like places with a play area for kids while the adults dine"
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  • Trulia User
    "We have the Prien Mall, movies, parks, skating rinks. We can go swimming at the pool. The carnival comes into town twice a year "
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  • Trulia User
    "this neighborhood is very peaceful and very nice to live in. I would choose to live here for the rest of my life if i ever get the choice too."
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  • Trulia User
    "Nothing it’s a lot of drama and a bad neighborhood to live nothing but drugs dealers and fights back in here or ppl robbing "
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  • Trulia User
    "We don’t have community events. It would be nice to have them. Unfortunately, these days people find events online and no one is bothered to organize it. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Nicer neighborhoods have sidewalks easy for walking commutes but the traffic is horrible because it is heavily populated. Lesser neighborhoods don’t have any sidewalks but less traffic. I wish things were more balanced out for everyone. Wish more cared for the “hoods”"
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  • Trulia User
    "It is hard to find a babysitter around here! And the church across the street, Trinity Baptist is great!"
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  • Trulia User
    "Very quite neighborhood. There are not many children playing outside. There are more older adults in the neighborhood "
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  • Trulia User
    "Other dogs just run lose an without their owner with them! It's not enough room to let your dog play and it can be nosey some nights!"
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to both major highways, easy commuting as compared to other areas! I have lived in this area 25 years and have never had any negative consequences! "
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  • Trulia User
    "We’ve been at our community for almost one year but we haven’t had any events besides HOA meeting. Not sure this community offers that or maybe they are going to plan that soon but everyone is very nice. "
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  • Trulia User
    "half the neighborhood appears to be nice, and the other half a little shady... I'm right in the middle... street is sometimes busy as people use it as a cross-thru between Lake and Ryan"
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  • Trulia User
    "the bridges make our commute to the industrial area difficult and time consuming. there is not much of a "commute" to shops or restaurants. "
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  • Trulia User
    "It's not really unique, which is why I am searching for rentals. Downtown is historical, lots of old homes that are beautiful."
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  • Trulia User
    "Very quiet neigborhood. Good people in the area."
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  • Trulia User
    "GREAT LOCATION NEAR ALL SCHOOLS & MAJOR SHOPPING. EXCELLENT HOME."
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  • Trulia User
    "This home is perfect for anyone. It is centrally located so it isn't far from anything. It is in a wonderful school district and close to McNeese State University. Wether you are a college student, or a retiree, this is the perfect fit for you!"
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245 Vanessa Ave, Lake Charles, LA 70605 is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,675 sqft single-family home built in 1976. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by Greater Southern MLS on Jul 2, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# SWL21004807.