New Orleans Homes For Sale By Owner (18 Homes)

  • Home For Sale $175,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 797Sq ft
    727 LIZARDI Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    *open sunday (sept 15) 3-5pm* quintessential new orleans shotgun located in one of the city's... Read More

  • Home For Sale $75,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 945Sq ft
    1624 CLOUET Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Cute cottage with large living area could have a second bedroom, off street parking (driveway).

  • Home For Sale $399,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,066Sq ft
    528 SPAIN Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Historic marigny charmer with parking! this pretty home features original hardwood floors,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $299,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 976Sq ft
    733 LYONS Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Adorable cottage just off magazine street! features include antique pine floors just redone this... Read More

  • Home For Sale $99,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 875Sq ft
    8713 OLIVE Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Calling all investors! a great little shotgun in need of some tlc. seller will make no repairs,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $159,000
    • 1,300Sq ft
    2748 ORLEANS Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Awesome renovation project! complete this single or multi family house in great location in... Read More

  • Home For Sale $95,000
    • 1,430Sq ft
    6795 DOWNMAN Road, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Large corner lot. gutted and ready to renovate. great investment property. come and customize to... Read More

  • Home For Sale $289,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 590Sq ft
    837 MARIGNY Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Adorable shotgun cottage located in one of nola's most sought after neighborhoods! steps to... Read More

  • Home For Sale $122,900
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 725Sq ft
    2442 DESIRE Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Beautifully remodeled brick cottage on large corner lot with off street parking. central air... Read More

  • Home For Sale $79,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 938Sq ft
    719 TRICOU Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Investment opportunity in historic new orleans neighborhood. the vacant lot... Read More

  • Home For Sale $270,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 692Sq ft
    5827 TCHOUPITOULAS Street, New Orleans,...

    Great investment opportunity. great location, just blocks from hospital, parks, shopping,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $225,000
    • 4,400Sq ft
    2501 DANNEEL Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    2 story rebuild renovation opportunity. seller will consider bond for deed, bring all offers !

  • Home For Sale $225,000
    • 4,400Sq ft
    2501 DANNEEL Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    2 story rebuild ,investment opportunity, seller will consider bond for deed. bring all offers.

  • Home For Sale $299,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,907Sq ft
    1738 DANTE Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Corner location previously used as a day care center with an additional one bedroom apartment.... Read More

  • Home For Sale $400,000
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 975Sq ft
    1432 CHARTRES Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Tastefully renovated shotgun styled cottage, this 975 sf home boast granite counter tops,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $229,900
    • 1Baths
    • 1,092Sq ft
    2612 ORLEANS Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana

    This place is so cute! and, because of its location, the current owner believes you can get a... Read More

  • Home For Sale $116,000
    • 2Baths
    • 1,602Sq ft
    2900 POCAHONTAS Street, New Orleans,...

    Seller has been working on this home. plumbing done, new roof, electrical done, full bath added... Read More

  • Home For Sale $549,900
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 750Sq ft
    1312 DAUPHINE Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Charming, completely renovated shotgun home located in prime residential lower french quarter.... Read More

New Orleans - Statistics and Home Trends

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Land in New Orleans (939) $ 123,600


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Learn More About New Orleans, Louisiana

Currently there are 2,329 homes for sale, 854 condos and apartments for sale, 939 vacant land for sale and 59 townhomes for sale in New Orleans

Background on New Orleans
There is so much to say about the “Big Easy” so lets start with the basics. New Orleans is located along the Mississippi River in the Southeastern region of Louisiana. The estimated population here is just under 400,000 which makes New Orleans the most populated portion of Louisiana. New Orleans is a total of approximately 350 square miles. 170 miles of that is land and the remaining 180 miles is water. New Orleans is known globally for many things; in particular its cuisine, music and festivals. The most famous festival here is Mardi Gras. The city of New Orleans has been described by many as one of the “most unique” cities in the entire United States. Back in 2005 devastation struck this area when Hurricane Katrina flooded more than 80 percent of the city which caused a temporary decline of more than 50 percent of the total population here. Since then New Orleans has rebuilt and redeveloped, which in turn has made the population shoot back up. New Orleans as well as the people here are resilient and didn’t let the devastation from Hurricane Katrina get them down. This section of Louisiana remains one of the biggest destination cities in all of the United States. The French Quarter which is also known as “the Quarter” is the oldest section of New Orleans and was the least damaged by Hurricane Katrina. Here you will find a mixture of both French and Creole architecture and the world famous Bourbon Street.

Climate Here in New Orleans
The climate in New Orleans is humid subtropical. You can expect very short, mild winters and very hot and humid summers. During the winter you can expect to see the average temperatures somewhere in the mid 50’s and during the summer months the daily average temperature is around 83 degrees. During the winter months don’t expect to see a lot of snow. Snow has only fallen in New Orleans a few times in its history; but it does tend to get a bit rainy here. The average rainfall is just under 63 inches a year. The summer months are usually the wettest months where as October tends to be the driest.

Education in New Orleans
Here in New Orleans there are more than 50,000 students enrolled in the areas eleven colleges and universities. Tulane University is the main university here and can be found in the Uptown portion of New Orleans. Right next door to Tulane is Loyola University.

Tourism and things to do in New Orleans
It is not a surprise that tourism is one of the biggest boosts to the economy here in New Orleans. The tourism industry is a more than $5.5 billion entity that makes up 40 percent of the city tax revenues. Back in 2004 right before Hurricane Katina more than 10 million people visited the city. As previously mentioned this place is one the of the most visited cites and continues to see large numbers of tourists throughout the year. In recent years a poll was taken and New Orleans ranked as one of the best destinations for a weekend getaway as well as one of the best places to go during spring break. The poll also found that people loved the live concerts, hotels, nightlife, bars, restaurants, cafes, antique shops and music here as well. If you live here in New Orleans you can make frequent stops to Bourbon Street which is another very famous portion of the city, especially for the younger crowds. There are tons of bars and clubs along the 13 blocks that make up Bourbon Street. Here you will find Spirits on Bourbon, Pat O’Brian’s, Johnny White’s and Channing Tatum’s Saints and Sinners. These bars are always the place to be.

Real Estate in New Orleans
The homes found here tend to be older but there are newer homes popping up in certain areas. The main style of house found here is the Victorian, Cottage, Traditional and even some Contemporary. Most homes here are single family. The homes in New Orleans tend to have more charm than homes found in other parts of the country. Even when people renovate their homes here in New Orleans they try to keep as much of the original charm intact as possible. The real estate market here is amazing and the prices vary greatly from neighborhood to neighborhood.

New Orleans is an historic city full of charm, culture and plenty to do. There is always a bar to go to on Bourbon Street if you’re looking to get out and have a drink with friends. This city is also well known for its education and Victorian style homes. New Orleans is a must see! offers For Sale By Owner listing services throughout the country. By posting home with ByOwner your property will get the same exposure you’d receive from a traditional real estate company. Our New Orleans, Louisiana Flat Fee MLS listing Service saves you from paying the traditional 6% commission charged by most real estate offices, but gives you the same worldwide exposure.

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Currently New Orleans has 4,715 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 09/18/2019. Of these properties, 2,329 single family homes are for sale by their owners in New Orleans, and 854 condos are for sale by their owners in New Orleans. The average price of the single family homes for sale in New Orleans, is $632,959, the average condo price in New Orleans, is $797,039. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $214. This is based the living area square footage.

Over the last year, there have been 44,968 of properties sold in New Orleans. Of these properties, 26,354 single family homes have sold by their owners in New Orleans, and 5,583 condos have sold by their owners in New Orleans. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in New Orleans, is $428,845. Single family homes have been selling for 167 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in New Orleans, is $604,439. Condos have been selling for 328 per square foot of living area.

The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in New Orleans, are: Lakeview (66 For Sale), English Turn (50 For Sale), Riverside (14 For Sale), Venetian Isles (14 For Sale), East Lakeshore (11 For Sale), Lake Vista (11 For Sale), Aurora Gardens (10 For Sale), Bywater (8 For Sale), Tamaron Estates (8 For Sale), Algiers Riverpoint (7 For Sale)

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This data up-to-date as of 09/18/2019