Tag Archive: Gretna

Gretna LA 70053 | Real Estate Sales as of March 2012

Home prices in Gretna LA 70053

Gretna LA Real Estate Activity 74 homes are currently for sale in the 70053 zip code High price $385,000 Low price $28,130 Average price $155,212 Median price $149,950 10 homes are under contract/pending sale High price $245,000 Low price $44,900 Based on the 1st quarter sales, there is a full year’s worth of inventory in…

Jefferson Place, Gretna LA

Jefferson Place, Gretna LA

Jefferson Place Subdivision, Gretna LA Tucked in between Belle Chasse Highway and Lapalco Blvd. in unincorporated Gretna, Jefferson Place was developed in the 1970′s.  It’s a mix of single story ranch homes and more traditional 2 story and split level houses in the mid to upper $100s.  Typical homes in Jefferson Place have 3 or…

Gretna LA 70053 | 2011 Home Sales and Real Estate Review

Gretna LA homes sold in 2011

Gretna LA Real Estate Activity 59 homes are currently for sale in Gretna, priced from $39,900 to $322,900 The average home for sale has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1548 square feet and is listed for $161,422 15 homes are under contract, priced from $41,000 to $275,000 The average active listing has been on the market…

Christmas Tree Lighting in Gretna LA This Weekend!

City Hall decked out for the holidays in 2010

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and the city of Gretna is getting in the holiday spirit with the annual lighting of their tree this weekend. Starting at 6 pm on Sunday, December 4, 2011 at the Gretna Visitor’s Center on the corner of Huey P. Long Avenue and 4th Street, there will…

Bring A Toy, Get A Cupcake

Toys for Tots

  Our friends at Petite Cupcakes are, as you might know, military owned.  So they are proud to be taking a part in the Marine Corps Toys for Tots campaign for Christmas.  A new, unwrapped toy will get you a free cupcake from the display case and man, are they delicious! There is a limit…

Bingo! Turkey! How About Turkey Bingo?

Bingo

I’m a sucker for a good cause and the members of the Sunshine Club of Algiers have a great cause behind their annual Turkey Bingo. The Sunshine Club has been helping the needy since the early 1930′s and they continue that tradition today, providing baskets of food during the holidays. Their annual fundraiser is a…

Gretna LA 70053 | October 2011 Home Sales

Homes sold in Gretna LA 70053

Real estate activity in Gretna LA 70053 72 single family homes are for sale, priced from $22,750 to $400,000 Average listing price is $140,648 or $93.08 per square foot 18 homes are under contract, priced from $29,900 to $239,000 12 homes sold in October ranging from $24,000 to $232,500 The average October home sale was…

Halloween 2011 Events on the West Bank of New Orleans

Halloween events on the West Bank of New Orleans

Halloween is just a week away, but there is still time to make your plans to have a little fun on the West Bank. Pumpkin Patch St. Mark’s Church in Harvey (3245 Manhattan Blvd) is holding a pumpkin patch every day through Halloween.  The patch is open weekdays and Saturday from 9 am to dusk…

Gretna LA 70053 | September 2011 Home Sales

Homes sold in Gretna LA 70053

Real estate activity in Gretna LA 70053 72 single family homes are for sale, priced from $29,900 to $400,000 The average home for sale in Gretna has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1501 square feet and is priced at $137,212 18 homes are under contract, priced from $30,500 to $265,000 8 homes were sold in September,…

2011 Gretna Heritage Festival in Pictures

2011 Gretna Fest Friday 170

This year was the first one in a long time that I wasn’t able to attend all three days of the annual Heritage Festival in Gretna LA.  But, despite the fact that I missed Sunday, I was still able to get some pictures and video of all of the festivities.  The festival seems to get…