E. J. Talbot's Blog Posts

Locking Down Baton Rouge

How do you get a great rate and a great home at the same time? Pre-qualification with Gateway Mortgage Groups Lock, Shop and Drop program. As soon as we have an application then the home

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Were You Satisfied With LSUs 2013 Performance

Totally satisfied with 2013, 10 wins again, despite losing stud defensive players to the NFL...LSU wasn't expected to be great and they were better than we thought.I love the improved offensive play

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St George Is Coming

HOW STUPID AM I?I saw the group of frustrated parents of St. George area fight their hearts out in the Legislature to try to create a school district apart from the Parish, in an effort to stop the

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Jeremy Hill May Play For LSU This Fall

Would I like to see him play? Yes and No! Yes, because that's why we pay so much money to see games..for LSU to win and someone to be outstanding so we can marvel over his exploits. Jeremy Hill

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Free Tips On Selling Your House

   Selling a house is easy...If you've been in Real Estate for Twenty years like me. If I was selling a house today in Baton Rouge, here's what I'd do...   1. First, I'd fix

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Free Advice On Buying A House In Baton Rouge

   After 20 years in this business, I sometimes wonder about folks pondering a house. Most of 'em don't have a clue. So here's a couple of tips on how I'd go about it...   1.

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A New City In Baton Rouge Called Southeast

  The Legislature passed a bill in allowing Southeast Baton Rouge to have its own School system but not unless the people in that area voted it in. (They refused to allow them to vote on it

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Ought To Be A Great College World Series In Omaha For LSU

  All the announcers on seemingly every Super Regional game stated that LSU would be hard to beat in the College World Series opening this weekend in Omaha. "Dominate pitching" they said, and

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Paul Mainieri The Master

  Is it just me, or does Paul Mainieri always seem to say the right things? Seems like every comment or quote thatI've ever heard Mainieri, LSU's fabulous Baseball coach, say seems to be

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JaCoby Jones LSU Baseball ENIGMA

   A what? ...An enigma! What the hell is that? Well, an enigma is a puzzling, mysterious, inexplicable person. JaCoby Jones started the season hitting under .200 and wound up in the most

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Rhymes And Katz Living A Dream

   It's great to see to college baseball players, who obviously have the makings of life long friends, show a bondingand friendship that could last a lifetime. Seeing all the smiles and

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Southeast School Vote Important

The looming vote to send the Southeast School Group issue to the voters of Louisiana is one of the biggest votes on public education litteraly in the history of Louisiana. Chances are slim..

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LSU Baseballs Greatest Season

  2013 could go down in history as the Greatest Baseball Season Ever if they get past Oklahoma and make itto the College World Series in Omaha! Already having the winningest season ever at this

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Merge Baton Rouge Sheriff And City Police

When politics got messy and the City Police Union and the Mayor fired the Chief, the whole town winced. Talk began about a merger with the Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff enjoys a fairly good

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Baton Rouge Homes Are Selling Fast

For the past 3 years real estate in Baton Rouge was terribly slow.In January of 2013, this year, things have taken off. Jim Talbot Real Estate is having a banner year. Why?1. Interest

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Legendary Dale Brown

Dale Brown Coached at LSU for 25 years. He coached Shaquille O'Neal. He took LSU to the Final Four. Twice. He still gives motivational and lift your spirit speeches to this day. But that's not what

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Mama Hes Looking At Me

Talk about being upset! Just give him a dirty look and he won't do that again!Wouldn't it be nice to know what goes through a two-year-olds.

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You Can Grow Real Nice Tomatoes

You can still grow nice tomatoes even though it's getting pretty late in the season. But hurry and get the plants in the ground. I went to Naylor Brothers this year and asked what I good do to grow

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What To Do Before Selling You House

1. Clean up the beds and mow the grass2. Remove all clutter, prospects see negative 3. Empty crowded closets, put it in the attic.4. Fix everything that needs to be fixed, leaky faucets,,

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LSU Running Back Jeremy Hill Placed Under Curfew

LSU Running Back Jeremy Hill was placed under a 9pm to 6am curfew today by Judge Bonnie Jackson ina 5 minute hearing in Judge Jackson's courtroom. Hill must return for a "review" on August 16th

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LES MILES Is One Of The Best LSU Ever Had

Don't argue with me on this! LOL! (In fact, LSU has the best coaches in Basketball and Baseball that we could ask for, aside from Skip Bertman and Dale Brown...)  But MILES, he's won a

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Up Here In The Cheap Seats LSU Football Will Be Good In 2013

High up in the bleachers, we can see LSU playing better than the past few years. Gone is Jordan Jefferson,the tentative quarterback in history, and Zack Mettenberger's one year of experience and the

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The New Southeast School District!

If the Legislature passes a bill for citizens to vote on approving the SE School District everybody wins. The Southeast part of the parish gets control of their schools and the EBR schools system is

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Baton Rouge is abuzz about Jeremy Hills arrest

Lsu football star Jeremy Hill was suspended indefinitly by Coach Les Miles and fans everywhere wonder the impact on the season this fall without the running back who outshined all others last year

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Baton Rouge Real Estate Is Picking Up Wow

Our phone at Jim Talbot Real Estate is ringing like crazy. Buyers and Sellers are waking up after 2 years of total quiet. LSU Baseball must be a good influence on Baton Rouge attitudes. Low rates,

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ATTITUDE IS EVERYTHING

How's your Attitude today?  Some days are tough - some days you can't imagine how to get through - you just want to go back to bed. Well, I for one, plan to make today a GREAT Day!

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