Mardi Gras Selene Parade, February 9, 2018

Krewe of Selene is named after the Greek goddess of the moon. Krewe of Selene Parade When: February 9, 2018 6;30pm Where: Spartan Dr & Highway 11 Slidell, LA 70458 What: Free Event. Click Here for More Information.

Mardi Gras Knights of Babylon Parade, February 8, 2018


Mardi Gras parade that runs through uptown New Orleans. Knights of Babylon Parade When: February 8, 2018 5:30pm Where: Napoleon Ave and Magazine St New Orleans, LA 70112 What: Free Event. Click Here for More Information.

Fireworks Have Been Made Legal for New Year’s Eve

Fireworks Have Been Made Legal

For those diehard celebrants of national holidays who love their fireworks, there is good news to celebrate in Covington, Louisiana, this year. Fireworks have been made legal in Covington for the major holidays of the 4th of July and New Year’s Eve. A unanimous vote by the city council of Covington, Louisiana lifted the fireworks… {Read More}

Appraisals a Big Challenge But Getting Easier


One of the biggest challenges facing builders and people selling their homes in St. Tammany Parish and Southeast Louisiana are the appraisals that are given for the homes for sale and built new homes.  Recently, in the last few years, laws were established requiring banks and mortgage companies to choose appraisers from a universal list,… {Read More}

Interest Rate Increase Expected in December

Mortgage Rate Increase

Interest rates have been driving the housing recovery, as well as the economic recovery in the United States since the housing market dropped out in 2008.  The Fed has kept interest rates at zero for approximately 8 years which has been attractive for both home buyers, new home buyers, and people looking to refinance their… {Read More}

Construction Careers Experience Highest Increase Ever

Construction Career

The National Association of Home Builders has been publishing news articles that tout the increased need for construction workers throughout the entire United States, and this need was reflected during this year’s Virginia Tech’s Myers-Lawson School of Construction career fair.  The result of the job fair for the students was 100% employment for all students… {Read More}

St. Tammany Parish Students Prepare for New Industry Jobs

St. Tammany Parish Schools Prep

Dual enrollment in both high school and college will be available to St. Tammany Parish students with the advent of joint enrollment programs with St. Tammany Parish high schools and Southeastern and Northshore Technical College.  Programs are being implemented in local high schools focused on getting students to think about their career goals, whether they… {Read More}

Walk-On’s Opens in New River Chase Commercial Development

Walk-On's Sports Bar & Restaurants

The new community of River Club is located behind the new River Chase commercial development right down the Brewster Road extension near Sam’s club.  An enormous apartment complex is being built out in view of Interstate 12 one exit up from Highway 21 at the Pinnacle Parkway exit. Ron Lee Homes is selling a new,… {Read More}

Residents of St. Tammany Parish to Miss Holiday of Lights

Holiday of Lights Cancelled

In the Greater New Orleans area, holiday celebrations abound and are also a very popular tourist attraction.  However, here locally in St. Tammany Parish, there are a few events that always draw a huge crowd and are anticipated by the residents of St. Tammany Parish every holiday season. For those who call St. Tammany Parish… {Read More}

French Country and French Acadian Style Homes

A single-story home, commonly called a ranch home doesn’t have to be a “boring box” floorplan.  There are many French Country and French Acadian style homes built throughout the Greater New Orleans area which offer a variety of floorplans that are elegant and stylish while still within the price range of either a first-time home… {Read More}

Ron Lee Homes • 114 Terra Bella Blvd. • Covington, LA 70433
Office: 985-626-7619 • Fax: 985-727-1790 • Cell: 985-966-0086

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