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New Orleans rent comparison: What $2,000 gets you

See what $2,000/month rents in neighborhoods like the Uptown, French Quarter, Milan and more

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 $2,000.

↑ Check out this recently restored condo located on Perrier Street in Uptown. For $1,900/month, you get one bedroom, one bathroom and 650 square feet of living space. The kitchen comes with white shaker cabinets, granite countertops, and a hint of subway tile. Other highlights include refinished hardwood flooring, soaring ceilings, in-unit laundry, and a balcony overlooking the neighborhood. No pets are allowed as per policy. However, the condo has two off-street parking spaces.

↑ Located in the French Quarter on Royal Street is this third-floor condo. At $1,950/month, it includes one bedroom, one bathroom, 800 square feet and a balcony with a coveted view of the French Quarter. The condo has a nicely-sized living room, an eat-in kitchen, and two great-looking fireplace mantels. Pets are negotiable, but there is no mention of off-street parking.

↑ If Garden District living is your style, then check out this apartment located on the corner of Magazine and Philip streets. At $2,100/month, you get one bedroom and one bathroom. Highlights include 12-foot ceilings, refinished hardwood flooring, and an in-unit washer and dryer. If space is a concern, the apartment has a traditional living and dining room, and an office space—which could also be converted into an additional bedroom. There is also a shared courtyard at the rear of the home. The apartment includes secured off-street parking, but there is no mention of a pet policy.

In the Warehouse District, $2,100/month gets a two-bedroom, one-bathroom, 1,036-square-foot apartment. The unit has a modestly-sized kitchen, complete with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and dark wood cabinets. Each apartment has a spacious, shared balcony, on-site washer and dryer, and covered parking. The apartment allows pets with some restrictions.

↑ Located in the Milan neighborhood, this third-floor apartment is $1,950/month. The apartment includes two bedrooms, two bathrooms and over 2,000 square feet. The home has a formal living and dining room, a dedicated laundry room, and a lovely balcony. At the rear is an expansive backyard. There is no mention of a pet policy or off-street parking.


Which apartment would you choose?

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  • 8%
    Uptown one-bedroom condo
    (11 votes)
  • 29%
    French Quarter one-bedroom condo
    (41 votes)
  • 27%
    Garden District one-bedroom apartment
    (37 votes)
  • 17%
    Warehouse District two-bedroom apartment
    (24 votes)
  • 17%
    Milan two-bedroom apartment
    (24 votes)
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