Homeowners bring fresh ideas to established neighborhoods
In a never ending quest for newer and better, Baton Rouge spreads like a spider web. Neighborhood developers spin silken threads farther and farther away from the city’s core, luring homebuyers with the promise of bigger yards or better schools.
The people profiled in the following pages chose a different path. Instead of moving out, they returned to some of the city’s oldest neighborhoods. They updated existing homes with subtle but sophisticated changes, proving that it’s never too late to come home again.