The median existing single-family home price in the South rose 6.7 percent, to $229,400, in the the second quarter of 2017 compared with the the second quarter of 2016. See how your area fared.

Louisiana home values

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Metropolitan area Q2 2016($000s) Q2 2017($000s) Change
Baton Rouge, LA 188.7 201.9 7.0%
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 195.9 202 3.1%
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA 170.7 170.7 0.0%

Source: National Association of Realtors, Median Sales Price of Existing Single-Family Homes for Metropolitan Areas.