Gentilly Terrace is a neighborhood within New Orleans, Louisiana.
Gentilly Terrace offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil - although that is not the case closer to Interstate 610, Pontchartrain Expressway or the railway line. Finally, parks are especially well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, which makes them easy to get to.
The predominant housing types in Gentilly Terrace are single detached homes and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred prior to the 1960s. This neighborhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 40% are rented.
Primary as well as high schools are convenient to get to on foot from most properties for sale in Gentilly Terrace. At the secondary level, there are both public and private schools. Regarding eating, the closest grocery store in Gentilly Terrace is generally only a very short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.
Active house buyers will enjoy the quite walk-friendly character of Gentilly Terrace; carrying out daily needs is easy. Traveling by transit can be challenging in this area due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, property owners have access to a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. In contrast, the preferred transportation option in this part of New Orleans is very often driving. It is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 610, from any location in Gentilly Terrace, and it is convenient to park.