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New Orleans: Housing Stock Down 13%

5 years post-Katrina, and several months after the BP oil spill, the city of New Orleans is still in recovery, but still has other problems. One of them is housing. According to the reports the New Orleans metropolitan area has suffered a 13% decrease in available housing since the hurricane five years ago. The survey […]

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Friday Filmstrip: This City, by Steve Earle

This Sunday, August 29th, marks the 5th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and the devastation it left on the Gulf Coast, especially in Mississippi, Alabama, and of course, New Orleans, Louisiana. Rather than write a post reminding everyone that homeowners insurance and flood insurance are separate entities, we’ve decided to make a departure from our usual […]

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