Tag Archive: Algiers

New Orleans School Zone Times Changed

School zone times change in Algiers

It’s back to school time again and you might have missed the news that school zone times have been extended throughout Orleans Parish. This means that Algiers drivers need to be aware that reduced speed limits are now in effect for a full 2 hours in the morning (7-9 am) and again in the afternoon…

Village Aurora Shopping Center Getting $32M Update

Construction has started on the Village Aurora renovation and expansion

Growing up in Algiers in the 1970s, my very first job was scooping ice cream in Village Aurora Shopping Center. It was a bustling place, full of activity and home to hair salons, a book store, sporting goods store, boutiques and restaurants. It was beautifully landscaped with a little brook that ran through it and…

Nostalgic New Orleans Photos | Frostop in Algiers

Shuttered Frostop on General Meyer in Algiers

It’s funny how nostalgia and food can combine to bring people together – even if it’s just virtually. If you follow West Bank Living on Facebook, then you already know that we love posting local photos of this, that and the other.  Who’d a thunk that one photo of a boarded up burger joint would…

3509 Silver Maple Ct, New Orleans LA 70131

Algiers home for sale | 3509 Silver Maple Ct, New Orleans LA

SOLD • 4 BEDS • 2.5 BATHS • 2747 SF LIVING • $245,000

This gorgeous Tall Timbers home is new on the market and has what the most discriminating buyers are looking for.  Formal and casual living and dining, fully equipped and stylish kitchen, entertaining space, a lush backyard and curb appeal from front to back.

3100 Aurora Drive, New Orleans LA 70131

New Orleans home for sale at 3100 Aurora Drive in Algiers

SOLD • 3 BEDS • 2 BATHS • 2400 SF LIVING • $169,900

On the market for the first time since it was built in 1976, this Algiers home was designed for entertaining and has all the room you need to spread out and have fun.
Formal living and dining rooms are open to each other, giving you the flexibility to use the space to fit your lifestyle.  Then, there’s the spacious den that features gorgeous wood floors for a warm and welcoming feeling.  Step through the french doors and into the game room that boasts built ins for storage, cable TV hookups and a fully functioning wet bar.

Algiers LA 70131 | 2011 Home Sales and Real Estate Market Review

Algiers LA 70131 homes sold 2011

Current real estate activity in Algiers LA 70131 163 single family homes are for sale, priced from $24,900 to $825,000 32 homes are under contract, priced from $17,100 to $412,000 The average home for sale has 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2052 square feet and is listed for $158,858 The average active listing has been on…

Algiers LA 70114 | 2011 Home Sales and Real Estate Year in Review

Algiers LA 70114 average home sold prices 2011

Current real estate activity in Algiers LA 70114 91 single family homes are for sale, priced from $19,000 to $860,000 The average home for sale has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1657 square feet and is listed for $118,208 16 homes are under contract, priced from $19,900 to $329,000 Active listings have been on the market…

5712 Rhodes Avenue, New Orleans LA | Charming Algiers Home for Sale

5712 Rhodes Ave front 005

OFF THE MARKET • 3 BR • 2 BATH • 2002 SF LIVING • $164,000

Impeccably clean and in move in ready condition, this charming Algiers home sits in the heart of Aurora Gardens. A soothing, neutral palette provides the backdrop for your decor and lifestyle and you’ll love the extras sprinkled throughout.

Bike Path Planned for Algiers in 2012

Algiers Bike Path, view of CCC from Ferry Landing

Have you ever walked or ridden along the bike path that runs from Algiers to Gretna?  It’s a great ride, with a spectacular view of the city and the skyline serving as a backdrop to your exercise program.  Plenty of people would love to be able to continue their ride into lower Algiers, but haven’t…

Algiers LA 70131 | October 2011 Home Sales

Homes sold in Algiers LA 70131

Real estate activity in Algiers LA 70131 171 single family homes are for sale, priced from $19,000 to $825,000 The average home has 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2102 square feet and is listed for $163,651 or $77.47 per square foot 32 homes are under contract, priced from $24,000 to $750,000 23 homes sold in October,…