Gentilly

About Gentilly

Located away from the downtown New Orleans area, Gentilly is full of history and culture. Many of the neighborhoods found within this area are found on some of the highest ground in the city including Holy Cross and Gentilly Terrace. These areas used to be rural, but today they have become very popular neighborhoods.

Surrounded by some of the most beautiful landmarks in New Orleans, Gentilly has become a rather popular area. It's found close to Bayou St. John, Lake Pontchartrain and City Park. In addition, Elysian Fields is found within the community and many of the smaller neighborhoods are located near the Mississippi River.

Real Estate Statistics
Total Listings 288
Average Price $251,447
Highest Price $1,455,000
Lowest Price $15,000

Gentilly

288 Properties Found. Page 1 of 16.
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546 Warrington Dr, New Orleans

$297,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,931 Sf

MLS® # 2160077

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4123 Piedmont Dr, New Orleans

$269,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,275 Sf

MLS® # 2166242

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2259 Lafreniere St, New Orleans

$199,000 - 3 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,269 Sf

MLS® # 2173315

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4102 Rayne Dr, New Orleans

$150,000

MLS® # 2180579

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4737 Odin St, New Orleans

$118,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,200 Sf

MLS® # 2181274

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6000 Mandeville St, New Orleans

$220,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,324 Sf

MLS® # 2183832

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5301 Cartier Av, New Orleans

$344,500 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,744 Sf

MLS® # 2184728

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6023 Franklin Av, New Orleans

$395,000 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,784 Sf

MLS® # 2185739

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3640 Clematis St, New Orleans

$42,000

MLS® # 2185907

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2415 Pressburg St, New Orleans

$331,695 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,701 Sf

MLS® # 2178460

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6037 Cameron Bl, New Orleans

$178,000 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,120 Sf

MLS® # 2178477

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2060 Lombard St, New Orleans

$185,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,560 Sf

MLS® # 2182011

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4547 Paris Av, New Orleans

$109,900

MLS® # 2182510

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4962 Painters St, New Orleans

$389,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,063 Sf

MLS® # 2186280

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1701-3 Humanity St, New Orleans

$189,000 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,401 Sf

MLS® # 2172207

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4937 Dreux Av, New Orleans

$150,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,369 Sf

MLS® # 2173183

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5141 Piety Dr, New Orleans

$45,000

MLS® # 2181025

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6610 Baccich St, New Orleans

$61,000 - 5,300 Sf

MLS® # 2181038

Real Estate in Gentilly

Many of the homes found throughout Gentilly are single-family estates. A mixture of brick and restored wood homes are found throughout with some newly constructed homes and a few modular homes. Several smaller neighborhoods are found within this section of New Orleans including:

  •          Fillmore
  •          Lake Terrace
  •          St. Anthony
  •          Gentilly Terrace
  •          Gentilly Woods
  •          Sugar Hill
  •          Milberg
  •          Pontchartrain Park

These neighborhoods offer a unique blend of bungalows, shotgun homes, Creole cottages, townhomes and other building types. You will even find some waterfront condominiums with views of Bayou St. Jon here. Prices throughout Gentilly range from about $100K to $400K.

Gentilly Terrace is one of the most popular communities within Gentilly. It's listed on the National Register of Historic Places and includes many homes from the early 1900s. Many large oak trees are found throughout giving the neighborhood a park-like setting. Spanish revival bungalows, Mediterranean Revival, California craftsman bungalows and Tudor cottages are all found throughout the community.

Shopping, Dining & Entertainment

Gentilly offers a number of great amenities throughout with many restaurants along the lake including Deanie's Seafood and Blue Crab. IN addition, many convenience stores and mom-and-pop type places are found throughout.

This section of New Orleans is also home to a number of attractions including Old Gentilly Spice Kitchen and St Leo the Great Church. The Hellenic Cultural Center is another great attraction and it's home to the New Orleans Great Festival held during May every year.

Lake Pontchartrain is one of the biggest attractions found nearby. The lake features picnic areas, fishing areas, beaches, playgrounds and so much more.

Location

One of the most appealing things about living in Gentilly is the location. It's found just three miles from the French Quarter and steps away from some of the top places and attractions in New Orleans. Those looking to live near the action, but just on the outskirts will enjoy living within Gentilly.

Living in Gentilly

With a variety of smaller neighborhoods and a location just a few miles from the French Quarter, Gentilly is the preferred choice for many homebuyers. Real estate in Gentilly tends to be a bit more affordable and it's known as a traditional residential neighborhood and it's located on some of the highest land in the Metro New Orleans area. Living in Gentilly provides easy access to some of the best New Orleans has to offer without being located right in the center of the act

Listing Courtesy of Gulf South Real Estate Information Network

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