The New Orleans-area real estate portfolio is a dazzling mix of dwellings of all types, drawing on the city's rich heritage of influences, from the Old World styles of France, Spain and England, to New World styles of the Caribbean, Creole and contemporary architecture and design.
For an investment of $1 million or more, a posh piece of New Orleans living is available to you. Here are a handful of properties on the market.
114 Rucker Road, Mandeville 70471
Just over 3 years old, this home sits on a 1.26 acre lot and offers four bedrooms and three full and one half baths in just over 3,100 square feet of oasis loaded with details. Designed for easy living and entertaining, the $1.15 million home features grand spaces with plentiful windows to allow views of the grounds. A stainless-loaded kitchen with dining space is a great spot for casual klatches, plus a cozy sitting area beside a fireplace. The primary features an en suite with spa appeal and cavernous closets. An outdoor entertaining area, with a view of the pool, has a kitchen with a fireplace. Get more information and see inside here.
2 Canal St., Unit 2608, New Orleans 70130
Enjoy Four Seasons amenities in this two-bedroom, two-bath unit on the Mississippi Riverfront with more than 1,100 square feet for $1.4 million. The stylish interior features an open concept kitchen/dining/living area, with large windows to enjoy the view of the river and area. A primary en suite and a second bedroom are on either side of the public spaces. Services include a private lobby with concierge and door staff, car valet service and the food and beverage offerings of the Four Season Hotel. Get more information and see inside here.
536 Homestead Ave., Metairie 70005
The charming cottage exterior, with immaculate landscaping, belies the grand interior of this $1.05 million home in one of Metairie's most coveted neighborhoods. With four bedrooms and three baths, the 1941 charmer with just under 3,000 square feet has been updated to reflect the needs of today's families, with a grand open concept kitchen packed with a plentiful supply of stainless appliances. The primary suite, on the first floor, enjoys a tranquil bath complete with soaking tub and glass shower. The remaining bedrooms and baths on the second floor are roomy and inviting. A large porch makes a great spot for backyard gatherings, with plenty of lawn playspace. Get more information and see inside here.
83614 N. Factory Road, Folsom 70437
Private living on a country estate comes in the form of a six-bedroom, five-bath home on almost 30 acres of land, with almost 6,000 square feet of space for $1.1 million. The working farm includes barns and a workshop, plus a guest house. Architectural details about in the home that has lots of bonuses inside and out, including a tennis court and recently renovated swimming pool. An open kitchen features top-quality appliances plus plenty of work space and a breakfast room close at hand. Two generators keep the power going. Get more information and see inside here.
2829 Grand Route St. John St., New Orleans 70119
Take a step into the grandeur of the past in this Bayou St. John home from 1907 that exemplifies turn-of-the-century style with some significant updates to make it a home for today. With four bedrooms and three full baths, the more than 3,600-square-foot home is listed for $1.25 million and sits on a large lot in this in-demand neighborhood. Formal rooms, a contemporary eat-in kitchen and flexible rooms upstairs are just a part of the expansive interior that includes a first-floor bedroom and a primary suite with its own sitting room. Porches and galleries capitalize on the breezes and make entertaining indoors and out a way of life in this home. Get more information and see inside here.