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February 2019

First Time Homebuyer Class

  • Inhab
    114 Atlantic Avenue
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70114

February 16 & 23 9:00 am — 3:00 pm each day at Inhab, 114 Atlantic Ave.   Considering homeownership? This 12-hour course teaches prospective buyers about purchase contracts, insurance, fiscal fitness, budgeting, home maintenance and more. Conducted by A Shared Initiative, Inc., in partnership with the PRC, the course is certified by the LA Homebuyer Education Collaborative. Advance registration required. (see more registration details below)         How to register:   1) You must first register at one…

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Free

A History of Dillard University: 150 Years of African-American Higher Education in New Orleans

Join historian Malik Bartholomew, a graduate of Dillard University and owner of Know NOLA Tours, to learn about the history of Dillard University, which traces its roots to 1869. This talk will provide historical context for how two early African-American colleges — Straight University and New Orleans University — merged to form Dillard and will explore why the university located in Gentilly when it did. This event is free but a suggested donation of $10 will support the installation of…

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March 2019

First Time Homebuyer Class

March 11, 12, 13 and 14 6:00 pm — 8:30 pm each day at A Shared Initiative, 411 N Carrollton Ave, Suite 3   Considering homeownership? This 12-hour course teaches prospective buyers about purchase contracts, insurance, fiscal fitness, budgeting, home maintenance and more. Conducted by A Shared Initiative, Inc., in partnership with the PRC, the course is certified by the LA Homebuyer Education Collaborative. Advance registration required. (see more registration details below)             How to register:…

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Free – $10

Beams & Brews Presented by Inhab Goes to the Former McDonogh 30 School and WYLD Radio Station Building

Join us for a sneak peek of the renovation of the former McDonogh No. 30 School into apartments. Owners Gordon McLeod and Paul and Kristen Leonard are bringing this historic building back to life utilizing state and federal rehabilitation tax credits, as well as a facade easement donation to the Preservation Resource Center. The project features work by the architecture firm Rome Office and general contractor CDW Services. Read more about this extensive renovation. Guided tours at 5:45 p.m. and…

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$25 – $45

Buy Right Class

March 19 & 26 6:00 — 8:00 p.m. each day Preservation Resource Center, 923 Tchoupitoulas St. Get prepared to buy your first renovation project with this two-night course. Topics covered include the pros and cons of renovating; how tax sales and auctions work; how to select a project that is right for you; financing and incentives, including renovation loans and rehabilitation tax credits. This course will enable you to minimize complications and maximize your budget by learning from professionals with…

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$20 – $60

Shotgun House Tour presented by Entablature Design + Build and Entablature Realty

Advance online ticket sales for this event have ended! Tickets will still be available for purchase at our tour headquarters (St. Katharine Drexel Prep, 5116 Magazine Street) on Saturday & Sunday from 10am-4pm. The Tour Saturday & Sunday, March 23 & 24 10 am – 4 pm in Uptown New Orleans Tour Headquarters: St. Katharine Drexel Prep, 5116 Magazine Street This self-guided tour of seven private residences in the Uptown historic district showcases the livability and versatility of New Orleans'…

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April 2019

$75 – $5000

The Revival Gala: Preservation Resource Center’s 42nd Annual Julia Jump Presented by Fidelity Bank & Roth Law Firm

Explore the Revival Gala auction items or enter the wine raffle!   If you are unable to attend The Revival Gala, or if you care to make a contribution in addition to your ticket purchase, you can support the PRC with a tax-deductable donation!   THE REVIVAL GALA: Preservation Resource Center's 42nd Annual Julia Jump presented by Fidelity Bank & Roth Law Firm CELEBRATES REBIRTH - of vacant spaces, forgotten corners of downtown, and the spirit that keeps New Orleans…

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Free – $10

Beams and Brews presented by Inhab goes to Bohn Motor Co.

The tour will meet at 3933 Washington Avenue and then depart as a group to the Bohn Ford Motor Co. building, just around the block on S. Broad.   Celebrate the renovation of the circa 1925 Bohn Ford Motor Co. showroom, designed by famed architect Emile Weil. After years of abandonment and neglect, the building is being extensively renovated by Rhodes Commercial Development and Gulf Coast Housing Partnership. The old Bohn Ford dealership was purchased in 2005 by the Rhodes…

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Free

Historic Preservation in the Face of Climate Change Part I: Document

As our climate changes, so do our natural, built and cultural landscapes. While we strive to save as much as we can, we must consider what we are poised to lose and how efforts to record and archive can help mitigate inevitable casualties. Panelists: Jonathan Foret, Executive Director, South Louisiana Wetlands Discovery Center; Daniel Hammer, Vice President/ Deputy Director, The Historic New Orleans Collection; Susan Langenhennig, Director of Communications and Editor of Preservation in Print, Preservation Resource Center Free &…

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Free

Navigating the HDLC Course

Free & open to the public The New Orleans and Central Business District Historic District Landmarks Commissions regulate 17 local historic districts and have almost 50,000 structures under their jurisdiction. The Preservation Resource Center (PRC) is partnering with the Historic District Landmarks Commission (HDLC) to offer this free course designed to help property owners understand the application process and avoid the common frustrations and pitfalls experienced by some applicants. This course will provide the knowledge and tools property owners need…

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