clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

New Orleans rent comparison: What $1,200/month gets you

The best homes to rent across Mid-City and Treme

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a semi-regular column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various New Orleans neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today, we're looking at apartments renting around $1,200.

St. Philip Street

For $1,065/month you can rent half of this duplex in Treme. Measuring at 1,200 square feet, it has three bedrooms and one bathroom. Highlights include hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, a washer and dryer hookup, and a furnished kitchen. Both cats and dogs are allowed under its rental agreement.

418 S Alexander Street

You can rent this large one-bedroom apartment in Mid-City for $1,200/month. Renovated in 2009, this home has an open floorplan, 11-foot ceilings, pine flooring, and a bonus room. Its 450-square-foot kitchen has standard appliances, black countertops, and stacked washer and dryer. It has off-street parking for at least two cars. Both cats and dogs are allowed under the rental agreement.

1639 Alvar Street

Check out this shotgun in St. Claude that asks $1,150/month. We’re in love with the home’s spunky facade and roomy sitting porch. It has a deep, shotgun-inspired floorplan. Its eat-in kitchen has stainless steel appliances, and ample cabinet space. At 1,000 square feet, it has one bedroom and one bathroom. A detached garage sits at its rear. Dogs (but no mentions of cats) are allowed in this unit.

4029A Ulloa Street

You can rent this studio apartment in Mid-City near South Carrollton Avenue for $1,150/month. This home has off-street parking available. Its two-bay facade has an adorable dormer and three petite columns. It has an open floorplan with recessed lighting and a free-standing brick fireplace. This home also has the option of coming partially furnished.


Which would you choose?

This poll is closed

  • 13%
    Three-bedroom home in Treme
    (14 votes)
  • 31%
    One-bedroom apartment in Mid-City
    (34 votes)
  • 34%
    One-bedroom apartment in St. Claude
    (37 votes)
  • 20%
    Studio apartment in Mid-City
    (22 votes)
107 votes total Vote Now