Old Metairie is not actually in New Orleans. It is a part of Jefferson Parish. This exclusive, highly sought after area is conveniently located just outside of New Orleans. A ten to fifteen minute drive from here can have you in the French Quarter, Uptown or Garden District of New Orleans, then its back home to the quiet, charming neighborhood of Old Metairie. Buying a home in Old Metairie is not cheap. Often times, buyers will purchase an older already existing home, tear it down and build a new home on the existing property. When a home is put up for sale in this area, it will usually sell quickly or even produce a bidding war with prospective buyers.
The charm of Old Metairie lies not only in its location just outside of New Orleans, but also in it’s beautiful homes set on winding streets. Homes in this area range from charming cottage style older houses to enormous three story, sprawling mansions with prices soaring into the millions.
Old Metairie Road, the main thoroughfare of Old Metairie, is a long winding road full of upscale boutique-type clothing shops, wonderful restaurants, cafés and other high end retail establishments.
Need help finding a home in Old Metairie or anywhere else in the New Orleans/Meatarie area? Please contact me! I can help you find what you are looking for!