May 2020

Found 3 blog entries for May 2020.

Right in the heart of New Orleans, Mid-City offers something for everyone. Its passionate, diverse residents include renters, homeowners, young and old, families, artists, musicians, and more – and the area boasts natural beauty, long-time, family-owned establishments, views of Bayou St. John, close proximity to City Park and affordable housing.

Roughly bounded by City Park Avenue, Orleans Avenue, South Broad, North Broad, and I-10, Mid-City also includes the beautiful Bayou St. John area which features stately homes on and around Esplanade Avenue. Living within walking distance of the Fairgrounds (where the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is held annually) is coveted by many, and for those who live close enough, their front porch can be a

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Common throughout the American South, the Center Hall Cottage style is one of the most gracious in New Orleans. Built during the mid-1800s, its characteristic feature is its namesake: a long, interior center hallway that runs the entire length of the home, from front to back. Often substantial in scale, many generous center hallways have the airy width to accommodate sideboards, armoires, artwork and more -- with ease and beauty. Some can be 50 feet long, making them rooms unto themselves. Helping with ventilation, the Center Hall style encourages air to flow in, down the hall, and then back out.

The front façade of a Center Hall Cottage often boasts grand stairs leading to a deep front porch that spans the width of the home, featuring columns and

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When the weather is beautiful, there’s no better place to take it all in than from a spot on a shaded porch or an airy balcony up in the trees. And since New Orleans homes are known for these relaxed, watch-the-world-go-by architectural details, they’re not hard to find. Check out a wide variety of lovely outdoor spaces below, and get ready to sit back, share a pitcher of iced tea, and wave hello to passers-by.

1705 State Street, New Orleans, LA 70118


1382 Camp St, New Orleans, LA 70130 


3134 N. Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70117


912 Pauline St, New Orleans, LA 70117 


817 Aline St, New Orleans, LA 70115 


1238 Annunciation St, New Orleans, LA 70130 


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