The Baton Rouge economy is remaining strong and is fueled by numerous companies hiring and expanding. As one of the most consistent investment markets in the nation, Baton Rouge is providing some solid opportunities for investing in single family rentals.
Enrollment at Louisiana State University increased 2 percent during the fall 2015 semester, raising the total student body to 31,500. The addition of new students will support single-family demand near the campus.
A burgeoning technology sector contributed to growth in the professional and business services sector. Louisiana Technology Park, located in the heart of the market, recently reached an all-time tenant high in the incubator.
The multi-national Albemarle Corporation is the largest firm headquartered in Baton Rouge. The chemical company employs 6,900 workers and operates in approximately 100 countries.
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