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Old Baton Rouge in Walnut Hills

Nestled among the oaks and magnolias off Hundred Oaks Avenue, the traditional home at 2032 Ramsey Drive has endured the test of time. Built in 1955, this well-kept home still has most of its original oak and marble floors, as well as all of its character and charm. Interestingly, this is the first time this… Continue reading →

1122 Valence St. Uptown

Sometimes a single-family home may be out of reach for someone who wants to live in one of the most desirable neighborhoods in the city, such as Uptown – and that’s where buying a condo can solve that problem. “This is a unique opportunity to own a four-bedroom condo with off-street parking for three large vehicles,”… Continue reading →

French Style in Santa Maria

Situated along the 13th fairway in Santa Maria, the custom home at 19548 Southern Hills Court is a tall French style offering that features a functional layout with upscale amenities. Lots of antique beams and interior bricks add warmth and southern charm to this 5,118-square-foot home. Built in 2008 by a retired engineer, this cul-de-sac home… Continue reading →

218 East William David in Old Metairie

This listing has the best of both worlds – it’s new construction, but it’s located in Old Metairie, an area known for older homes and established neighborhoods. “This is fabulous new construction by Capstone Homes in the heart of Old Metairie,” said Anne Comarda, the broker with Comarda Delery Realtors. “Strict attention has been paid to… Continue reading →

Treasure on City Park Lake

Located in a cul-de-sac along the shore of City Park Lake, the custom home at 2052 Estates Road is a hidden gem with a wraparound porch and 6,200 feet of elegant living space. The home sits high atop a hill overlooking the lake and takes full advantage of its lofty perch. The home was built in… Continue reading →

298 Midway Ave. in River Ridge

This is a chance of a lifetime to live in an authentic log cabin just like the one Abraham Lincoln supposedly lived in, but one that’s been updated with modern plumbing and wiring. “This is a one-of-a-kind custom built log home,” explained Carolyn Talbert, the listing agent with Keller Williams. “It was originally built in 1939… Continue reading →

Bocage Contemporary Made New Again

After a six-month remodeling project, the residence at 2750 McConnell Drive in Bocage is now ready for new owners. The remodel was total, from the ground up and the wall studs in. This house may be nearly 50 years old, but everything inside the home is brand new. The layout is new, the walls are new,… Continue reading →

6031 Garfield St. Uptown

This listing at 6031 Garfield St. is not only a beautiful Greek Revival design, but it also has a spiffy addition to give it even more square footage – plus it’s only three blocks from St. Charles Avenue. “This is a fabulous renovation with an addition of more space,” said Merritt Lane, the listing agent with… Continue reading →

Fair Oaks Estates

The tall French design at 423 Longmeadow Drive in upscale Fair Oaks Estates has heart pine floors, excellent millwork and a fabulous gunite pool in a “smart” back yard. This home represents south Louisiana living at its finest off Highland Road. Upscale houses abound in Fair Oaks Estates, located just northwest of the Country Club of Louisiana… Continue reading →

323 Nashville Ave. Uptown

Not only is this a great house for living, but this listing at 323 Nashville Ave. is also within walking distance to Audubon Park and Magazine Street shopping and dining. “This is a circa 1890’s three-story side hall Victorian house,” said Charlotte Dorion, the listing agent with husband Chris Dorion of Gardner Realtors. “It has… Continue reading →

A Cozy Cottage on Moss Side Lane

Nestled on 2.5-acres with a beautiful half-acre fishing pond, the 2,402-square-foot cottage at 5514 Moss Side Lane is a slice of country life smack in the middle of the city. It’s not “feed the chickens and milk the cows country,” but a peaceful and scenic setting of tranquility. Designed to replicate a planter’s cottage, the… Continue reading →

837 Dumaine St. in the French Quarter

If your dream has ever been to live in the French Quarter, this listing just might fulfill your wish. “This is a fully renovated and meticulously restored Creole Townhouse,” said Jane Krug, the listing agent with Latter & Blum. “It combines old world charm and modern amenities.” The features of this listing are what every… Continue reading →

Carriagewood Contemporary

Carriagewood Estates is an upscale development off Vignes Road in the southeast corner of East Baton Rouge Parish. Sidewalks meander in front of large homes in the subdivision, which has three stocked lakes and recreational areas with walking paths. The corner home at 18417 Vis-à-vis Ave. is a 2,954-square-foot contemporary offering with rustic interior influences. Three… Continue reading →

No. 1 Kingsmill Lane in English Turn

Although English Turn is only eight miles from downtown New Orleans, it has a definite country feeling to it. Homes are built on spacious lots around a golf course, clubhouse and swimming pool. This listing is exceptional, since it was built by a home builder as his own residence. “This is a stunning builder’s home designed and… Continue reading →

Magnificent Muirfield Estate

The Mediterranean style mansion at 19523 N. Muirfield Circle in the Country Club of Louisiana has an imposing front elevation, but the real story of this residence lies inside and in back. Located in prestigious Parcel 18 of CCLA, this property is simply breathtaking. Polished travertine and marble are essential elements in this home, which… Continue reading →

1030 Burgundy St. in the French Quarter

When you’re standing in front of this listing at 1030 Burgundy St. in the French Quarter, it looks just like any other double shotgun found throughout the city – but once you walk in the front door – Wow! The interior takes your breath away. “This is a French Quarter gem,” said Richard Jeansonne, the owner/broker… Continue reading →

Mary Plantation in Braithwaite, Plaquemine Parish

The exciting plus of living in New Orleans is that you can actually live in a plantation home as residents did long ago when the city was first founded. Even though Mary Plantation House is only 22 miles from New Orleans, it is a true plantation home in every sense of the word. “Mary Plantation House… Continue reading →

Homecoming in University Club Plantation

Tucked away in a secluded section of University Club Plantation, the home at 15007 Homecoming Drive is a tall brick mansion with a screened-in pool courtyard in back. Inside this private screened enclosure, you can swim year round in the heated pool or sharpen your skills on the 4-hole putting green. There are five bedrooms and… Continue reading →

2503 St. Charles Avenue The Walker House

Many a New Orleanian has harbored a dream of making it big and moving to St. Charles Avenue, probably considered the premier street in the city. This listing is your opportunity to finally achieve that dream. The house, known around town as the Walker House, was built by Joseph Walker, a native of Montreal, who first… Continue reading →

Magnificent Mediterranean in Santa Maria

Most folks recognize Santa Maria as one of our city’s premier developments with upscale homes and beautiful green spaces. The Pebble Beach section of Santa Maria is an even more exclusive gated community of just 15 residences. One of those homes – a magnificent Mediterranean mansion – is now available. Sitting high atop a hill on… Continue reading →

611 Hector St. in Old Metairie

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This house is most unusual in that it is set in an established neighborhood in a prestigious section of Old Metairie, yet it has a very attractive open floor plan across its back that makes it seem extremely modern. “This is a Metairie Club Gardens house on estate-sized grounds,” said Megan Nelson, the listing agent with Gardner… Continue reading →

Elegant Elevation in Manchac Plantation

Sitting high atop a hill just south of Santa Maria, the home at 18797 Bienville Court has multi-level patios, porches and decks overlooking nearly two acres of shady landscape that drops dramatically back to the banks of Bayou Manchac. The front elevation of this home belies the scenery and tranquility in back. Don’t get me wrong, the… Continue reading →

1421 Octavia St. Uptown

A corner lot is always desirable for its additional parking possibilities, lack of neighbors on one side and ease of ingress and egress. A house on a corner lot Uptown has all this and the distinction of being located in one of the most desirable neighborhoods in the city. “This house is on a high demand… Continue reading →

Santa Maria Style

The French style home at 18113 Bel Meadow Ave. has four bedrooms and three and one-half baths in a split floor plan that takes full advantage of its nearly 2,500 square feet of living space. The home features oak and tile floors, and it’s in a great location in upscale Santa Maria. Freshly painted and updated,… Continue reading →

No. 7 Golf Villa Dr. in English Turn

This is a magnificent West Indies-style plantation house from the front – but the wow! factor is around the back. An expansive porch with the requisite blue ceiling and fan overlooks the 18th hole of the English Turn golf course, which has a water hazard right in front – meaning you’ll never have anyone build behind you.… Continue reading →

Sensational St. Andrews

St. Andrews is a quiet, upscale community tucked away at the end of Greenbriar Street south of Bayou Manchac. Far from the beaten path in Prairieville, St. Andrews has some of the prettiest homes on some of the prettiest property around. The French traditional home at 18695 St. Andrews Court West is sensational inside and out.… Continue reading →

116 Pleasant Ridge Dr. in Belle Chasse

This is a house with a tremendous amount of curb appeal. There are two blooming crepe myrtle trees in the front, a variety of shrubs to soften the brick and concrete façade and a wide expanse of lawn. “This spectacular home offers a grand foyer with an open floor plan,” said Bonnie Buras, the listing agent… Continue reading →

Southern Charm, Island Style

The Island is an upscale country club development on the northern edge of Plaquemine. The home at 59325 Stonewall Drive – a tall Andy McDonald design situated on a large lot along the 18th Fairway – showcases excellent millwork and great attention to detail. Hand-scraped oak floors, two fireplaces, 8-foot interior doors, lifetime Delta faucets, triple… Continue reading →

1404 Valmont Uptown

This house is absolutely amazing! It’s like your own private country club – but not in a suburb – rather, it’s right smack in the middle of an Uptown neighborhood. “This is a lovely modified Victorian house on a corner lot,” said Merritt Lane, the listing agent along with his wife Nikki with Latter & Blum’s… Continue reading →

A Clinton Country Estate

The picturesque country estate at 7605 La. Hwy. 63 south of Clinton is just 45 minutes from Baton Rouge, a short straight shot from the hubbub of the city to the peace and tranquility offered by the rolling meadows and forests of East Feliciana Parish. As we pulled into the home’s asphalt driveway during our visit last… Continue reading →

5534 Sutton Pl. in Algiers

This listing is a unique opportunity to buy a well-maintained, professionally decorated and landscaped house in a quiet, residential neighborhood. “The location is unsurpassed with this gem of a house,” said Gary Marshall, the listing agent with Latter & Blum Realtors on the West Bank. “Its interior is refined with built-ins and generous closets.” The owners… Continue reading →

Luxury on the Lake in The Meadows

Few things warm a home like cypress and old interior brick, and the home at 6022 Summer Lake Drive in The Meadows has plenty of both. Interior doors, windows and cabinetry are cypress, and the fireplaces are old brick. If you’re looking for a warm lakeside home with a pool, this new listing might be just the place.… Continue reading →

No. 5 Oak Alley Dr. in English Turn

This listing is truly a manor house of the grandest design: it’s huge at over 7,000 square feet, it has a brick patio and pool in its back yard – and it even boasts an elevator. “This house was designed after the Shorter Mansion of Eufaula, Alabama,” explained Irene Hernandez, the listing agent with Latter &… Continue reading →

Hidden Retreat at Lake Crest

Drive by the home at 1768 May Street and about all you’ll see is an ivy wall and a stand of bamboo along a gravel driveway. But don’t let this home’s unassuming front elevation deceive you. Step around the ivy wall and pull back the bamboo curtain and there’s a charming lake cottage with unique views of Lake… Continue reading →

1905-07 North Rampart St. in Faubourg Marigny

One firmly established way to afford to get into a home of your own is to buy a house with revenue – and this listing perfectly fits that profile – it includes an established income-producing 775-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bath rental. “This is a spectacular restoration of an Italianate residence with a bonus apartment,” said Colette Meister,… Continue reading →

The Villas at Goodwood

The Villas at Goodwood presents an appealing package for downsizers and others looking for a maintenance-free lifestyle in a prime center city location. The new upscale homes start at $369,900 and offer convenience, upscale living and security in a gated community. Three of the zero-lot-line villas are complete and ready for move in, and another is… Continue reading →

28 Castle Pines in English Turn

This listing is an opportunity to live in one of the premier communities in New Orleans in a large, well-built house. “This is a gorgeous four-bedroom, three-bath English Turn home located on a quiet cul de sac,” said Kay Randels, the listing agent with Latter & Blum. “The updates include stained and scored concrete floors, stainless… Continue reading →

Myrtle Hill Masterpiece

The mansion overlooking a private pond at 9631 Myrtle Lane in the exclusive Estates at Myrtle Hill subdivision has an interesting story to tell. Started in 2008, it’s just now being completed by a builder who took over the unfinished project. The wait was worth it. This home is a Myrtle Hill masterpiece. The home blends… Continue reading →

837 Royal St., Unit E in the French Quarter

If you have ever dreamed of taking a step back in time and living in the French Quarter, this condominium will more than fulfill that vision “This exclusive residence located in a landmark building in the heart of the French Quarter boasts spectacular views from expansive front and rear balconies overlooking Royal Street and its enclosed… Continue reading →

Secluded Luxury at Hidden Lake

Hidden Lake is an upscale subdivision off Highland Road where nature often visits the large fashionable homes that line the shore of the neighborhood lake. The home at 10731 East Hidden Lake Court is one of the more private residences with an inviting presence and awesome lake views. The tall French style home was a homebuilder’s… Continue reading →

421 Burgundy No. 5 in the French Quarter

Plenty of us would love to live in the Vieux Carre right in the middle of festivals, music and food. “Here is your opportunity to own your own little piece of the historic French Quarter,” said Lanea Primeaux, the listing agent with Green Fields Real Estate. “You can enjoy the cool breeze coming in through three… Continue reading →

Classic Southern Style on Moss Side Lane

There are lots of beautiful homes on Moss Side Lane, a quiet thoroughfare that curves off Perkins Road near Quail Drive. One of them is at 5553 Moss Side Lane, a classic southern home that blends Acadian and old New Orleans styles into an inviting retreat in the heart of town. Few things warm a home… Continue reading →

No. 4 Pipes Loop in Covington’s Magnolia Gardens

If you’re looking for a large home which includes plenty of land, take a look at this listing. This charming Acadian cottage is not only a wonderful house, but it’s also surrounded by an acre of property. “This house is on a large corner lot measuring just about one acre,” said Kellie Osbon, the listing broker… Continue reading →

Timeless European Style in the Garden District

Architect Lewis Grosz blended European influences with a hint of Tudor style in his design of the timeless home at 2277 Kleinert Avenue. The residence is among an eclectic collection of classic Baton Rouge homes located on Kleinert, one of the oldest and prettiest residential thoroughfares in the city. The majestic oaks lining the center… Continue reading →

601 Austerlitz St. in Uptown’s Faubourg Marengo

It’s almost unbelievable to be able to buy a newly constructed home right in the heart of Uptown, but this listing is just that. “This is a beautiful renovation of the original barge-board cottage,” explained Ann de Montluzin-Farmer, the listing broker with de Montluzin Inventments. “It was taken down to the studs and a new camel… Continue reading →