What does $250,000 get you for a house in New Orleans?

Jessica Bordelon Mashael
2 min readDec 11, 2023

Check out this gorgeous 5 bedroom 3 bath home, 2 blocks from the golf course and the lakefront!

This home is located in Pontchartrain Park which is part of the highly desired Gentilly neighborhood.


  1. Two blocks to the golf course, with the delicious Munch Factory restaurant, a favorite eatery of locals
  2. Walking distance to grocery stores and restaurants.
  3. A short 3 minute drive to the nearest coffee shop.
  4. Walking paths throughout the neighborhood, with a brand new play area for kids.

and so much more in this fantastic, cozy neighborhood!

The seller is asking $269,000. The home is currently valued around $300,000 so you would start with approximately $30K in equity! This is a fantastic purchase.

Additional Benefits Making This Home An Affordable Purchase

  1. Brand new roof — which will provide much lower insurance rates.

2. X-flood zone — which means the home is on a higher elevated section of the city and one of the safest from flood risks.



Jessica Bordelon Mashael

I am all the stuff of Millenials — Multitasker, Hustler, Unapologetic, Humanitarian. I write about Growth: wealth, relationships, spirituality and more. :-)