Tulane’s Cowen Institute estimates there are 26,000 “opportunity youth” in the New Orleans area - who are neither employed nor enrolled in school. Thousands of them are also homeless, with no safe place to lay their heads at night. Neglected, abused, and exploited - they are all good kids who deserve a chance. Most suffer from severe trauma following years of physical and/or sexual abuse - and exposure to the violence of the streets. Basic needs like a hearty meal, a warm bed, and safe shelter are true luxuries. Covenant House is their safe haven.
"Home is where children find safety and security, where we find our identities, where citizenship starts. It usually starts with believing you're part of a community, and that is essential to having a stable home". Matthew Desmond
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Diane LaPlace is a Full-Time professional realtor; Diane and her family have resided in Covington for over 40 years. Diane, and the LaPlace team bring our clients over thirty year real estate experience and knowledge!
Being a Real Estate Professional Consultant for over 20 years and a Platinum Award Winner with the NorthShore Board of Realtors; Diane has made this her primary real estate career and truly enjoys sharing her knowledge of the market with her buyers and sellers. Her goal is to help her buyers and sellers come to a quick agreement and close on acts of sales with each party feeling satisfied in the closing. Our focus is on our customers! As your listing agent, we believe the more information our sellers have on all the details of offering their homes to prospective buyers, the more successful we will be in finding the right buyer as quickly as possible. As your buyer's agent, knowledge of your work is important in any business, but more in the art of real estate. Diane, as well as, my team members are extremely passionate about providing our buyers and sellers with the highest quality of service available in St.Tammany Parish.
The LaPlace team is up to date with the rapidly changing market and not only participate in strategic market training but strive to utilize all forms of marketing and technology to find and sell homes quickly. We offer a wide range of marketing tools, all aid in the marketing of our sellers listings and quick sale turn around time. As well as, offering our buyers a range of tools to help locate the perfect home without missing any listings! Buyers and sellers can trust that when you work with Diane you will also be working with the entire LaPlace team, providing services not most realtors can!
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