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New Orleans rent comparison: What $1700 gets you

You’ll find open floorplans and off-street parking

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 that asks under $1,700/month in New Orleans.

2231 Constance Street

In the Lower Garden District, you can rent this sweet apartment for $1,600/month. We’re in love with the shared front porch and swinging bench at the front of the home. Measuring at 1,100 square feet, the shotgun unit has one bedroom and two bathrooms. Highlights include its open floorplan, original wood work, mantels and an in-unit washer and dryer. Its roomy kitchen has granite countertops, wine storage, and stainless steel appliances. The unit doesn’t have off-street parking. Both cats and dogs are allowed under the rental agreement.

3917 Cleveland Avenue

In Mid-City, you can rent part of this raised double near Carrollton Avenue for $1,650/month. The apartment has two bedrooms, one bathroom, and 1,850 square feet of floorspace. You’ll find large windows, French doors, hardwood floors, tall ceilings, and a furnished kitchen. The home also has washer and dryer hookups. There’s no off-street parking, and no mention of a pet policy.

903 Seventh Street

You can rent this modest apartment in the Irish Channel for $1,695/month. While there’s no documentation on square footage, but the renovated home has one bedroom and one bathroom. The home has gated off-street parking, an onsite washer and dryer, bamboo floors, and an open floorplan. Both cats and dogs are allowed in the unit.

3208 Palmyra Street

A condo in this Mid-City luxury complex rents for $1,700/month. Measuring at 788 square feet, the home has one bedroom and one bathroom. Highlights include its kitchen that’s outfitted with stainless steel appliances and marble counters, French doors, and tall ceilings. The unit also has a access to a private balcony. The unit comes with both a washer and dryer. Both dogs and cats are allowed under its rental agreement. The unit also comes with an off-street parking spot.


Which would you choose?

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  • 27%
    One-bedroom apartment in the Lower garden District
    (22 votes)
  • 21%
    Two-bedroom apartment in Mid-City
    (17 votes)
  • 13%
    One-bedroom apartment in the Irish Channel
    (11 votes)
  • 36%
    One-bedroom luxury apartment in Mid-City
    (29 votes)
79 votes total Vote Now