Category: April 2017

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A Craftsman for the 21st Century

Revisiting a Renovators’ Happy Hour Home

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Shotgun House Tour: 3129 Ponce De Leon

This delightful sidehall shotgun is filled with bold artwork, bright paint colors, architectural salvage, and natural light.

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Shotgun House Tour: 2835 Esplanade Ave.

This year’s bonus house for the Shotgun House Tour is a raised centerhall cottage boasting a spacious porch and an impressive art collection.

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A Shining Light

A lighthouse has stood guard over Lake Pontchartrain for nearly 200 years. Spring is the perfect time to explore the site, learn about a special piece of New Orleans history, and enjoy a picnic on the shore.

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Restoring the Last Henry Howard Masterpiece

The renovation of this seven-bedroom house on Esplanade has been a labor of love for Tom Gandolfo.

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Shotgun House Tour: 3123 St. Philip St.

With soaring ceilings, wood floors, and original millwork, this shotgun was love-at-first-sight with its homeowner.

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Shotgun House Tour: 932 Moss St.

A second story was added to this sidehall shotgun house on Bayou St. John. Catch peaceful water views on the porch and check out the salvaged building materials used throughout the renovated home.

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Editor’s Spotlight: Katie Witry

PRC Board member and long-time volunteer Katie Witry has long list of achievements to add to her 15 years as a Realtor in New Orleans.

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Shotgun House Tour: 1317 N. Rendon St.

This renovated shotgun double with a brightly-painted exterior still functions as two independent units.

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“Robb’s Folly:” Lost Palazzo of the Garden District

A manse unparalleled in its time once sat in the heart of the Garden District.

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Shotgun House Tour: 1320 N. Rendon St.

Linda Burns is the fifth generation in her family to have lived in the 1300 block of North Rendon Street.

In The News

Shotgun House Tour: 3356 Esplanade Ave.

When John Miller purchased the beautiful 1890s three-bay side-hall shotgun at 3356 Esplanade Ave. in 2008, it needed a full renovation.