Homes for sale in Uptown New Orleans tend to sell fast. The professionals at Latter & Blum Inc. Realtors understand the certain charm that comes along with Uptown New Orleans. Real estate offerings are varied, from the gothic and classical mansions on St. Charles Avenue to turn of the century shotgun doubles. Uptown is full of historic buildings, ancient oak trees, and lush Southern gardens. Mardi Gras parades assemble and traverse the historic area for several weeks every year, offering an incomparable view for one of New Orleans’s best and oldest traditions.
In addition to gorgeous scenery and spacious homes, the Uptown area is extremely accessible. The area is located conveniently along New Orleans public transit routes, including the historic streetcars that traverse St. Charles Avenue. With buses running on regular schedules, many 24 hours a day, it is easy to get around even without a car. Numerous bike-riding byways also add to the accessibility. Of course, although many homes come with off-street parking, street parking always available.
Uptown also offers a diverse selection of respected private and public schools in landmark structures, beautiful churches of every denomination, including some of the country’s oldest synagogues, and a revitalized public library system. Walking access to shopping districts, parks, eateries, bars, and even the Audubon Zoo make Uptown an amazing place to live.
In addition to all of the conveniences of Uptown, this area is also home to two of the best universities in the city. Tulane University and Loyola University are highly competitive higher learning institutions that are known for their rich history and academics. Each are unique on their own way, but they both bring a variety of culture and students from all over the country and the world.
We invite you to browse our site to learn more about the homes for sale in Uptown New Orleans. If you have any questions about this neighborhood, or if you would like to learn more about a specific property, get in touch with the team at Latter & Blum Inc. Realtors!
New Orleans on the Map
From the Mississippi River to S. Claiborne Avenue, from Jackson Avenue to the Jefferson Paish line. Some neighborhood names, including Carrollton, the University area, the Garden District, the Irish Channel and Central City make up parts of Uptown.
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Map of Uptown New Orleans, LA including Homes For Sale Marked With Flags
Uptown New Orleans Garden District Home
Uptown New Orleans Accessibility:
Some Uptown residents will tell you they don’t need a car. Others insist that properties with off-street parking are a must. Some residents rely solely on easily accessed public transit. Others suggest that a combination of personal and public transportation is a property owner’s dream. Historic streetcars traverse Uptown on oak-tree-lined St. Charles Avenue. Buses run on regular schedules (many 24 hours a day) up and down major thoroughfares from south to north and east to west. Fares for buses and streetcars remain enviably low.
Uptown New Orleans Victorian Camelback Home
Uptown New Orleans Features:
Homebuyers looking for Uptown properties are also looking for the kinds of amenities that have welcomed residents for centuries – top-notch private, parochial, public and charter schools; a thriving public library system with convenient branches; restaurants of every description (from corner po-boy spots to world-renowned classic New Orleans eateries); the urban oasis of Magazine Street shopping (clothing, antiques, art, decorators’ havens); one of the country’s most highly rated and walk-able neighborhoods, the incomparable Audubon Park and Zoo and much more.
St. Charles Avenue Townhome in Uptown New Orleans