The neighborhood of Desire is located within the city of New Orleans, Louisiana.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Desire. Parks are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes it easy to get to them from the majority of locations in the neighborhood. Finally, it remains relatively serene in this part of the city, thanks to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
In Desire, most of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Renters occupy around 70% of the dwellings in Desire whereas owners occupy the remainder. Around one third of properties in this neighborhood were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s.
A supermarket is typically reachable within a reasonably short walk from any location in this part of New Orleans. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants. When it comes to education, residents will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Desire.
The best means of transportation in Desire is usually driving. Most real estate listings are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Pontchartrain Expressway, and parking is quite easy. On the other hand, Desire is not an especially pleasant part of New Orleans for getting around by public transit. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Desire, despite the fact that carrying out daily needs is convenient on foot.