Homes for Sale in Gretna LA

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Gretna is a suburb of New Orleans with a population of about 18,000 people. It is known for its rich history and unique landmarks, as well as good public schools and an affordable cost of living.

The location of some of the most significant landmarks and moments in Louisiana's history, it has evolved to become a great place to live and work, with charming homes for an affordable price, plenty to do and see, and excellent community amenities.

What to Do in Gretna

Visit the site of the oldest volunteer fire department in the nation, the David Crockett Firehouse, home of the Louisiana State Fire Museum. You'll get to see a fire engine from 1876 that was pulled by volunteers, as well as other firefighting artifacts from around the country.

A day spent in the Gretna Historical Society Complex will allow you to see the rich history of the town, which has been a bustling location for nearly 200 years.

Near the historic train depot in downtown Gretna, a weekly farmer's market takes place on Saturdays. Local artists display their work on the second Saturday of each month at this location as well.

Once the location of Gretna High School, a new playground was constructed in the heart of downtown. Take your kids to Heritage Square Playground & Gardens to enjoy the beautiful historic scenery and an updated playground.

Riverfront Amphitheater hosts concerts in the fall, as well as festivals and events all year long. Enjoy live music and performances with the backdrop of the Mississippi River.

For 25 years, River Shack in Gretna has been a local and tourist favorite for burgers, seafood, beer, and live music.

Why People Love Living in Gretna

Gretna is a beloved location and its residents speak highly of it. Ranked as one of the best places for young professionals to live in Louisiana and one of the most diverse places to live in Louisiana, it is a special town in a world-famous location.

People love living in Gretna because there is plenty to do, housing is affordable, and the schools are highly rated. Just across the Mississippi River is New Orleans for all the excitement, tourism, and convenience offered by the major city, but living in Gretna allows members of the community to enjoy a more quiet lifestyle.

Gretna Schools

Public schools in Gretna are a part of Jefferson Parish Public Schools. Gretna is known to offer high-quality public education, with some of the top public high schools in the state. With high test scores, great extracurricular opportunities, and community support, public schools in Gretna will serve your family well.

Families who prefer private education for their children will have a variety of options available to them in Covington. Whether you are looking for a religious or nonreligious private school, Covington has something to meet the academic needs of your students.

Gretna Real Estate

There are many historic homes on the market in Gretna, offering an affordable price point with plenty of charm. You will find some spacious lots with large homes, but most single-family homes in Gretna are 1,500 square feet or less, reflecting the history of the town.

A limited number of townhomes and condo communities are also present in Gretna. Many residents choose a small single-family home because of its affordability, but those who prefer the low maintenance of a condo or townhome will have a few to choose from.

For more information about homes for sale in Gretna, or to begin looking for your dream property in Louisiana, contact us today! Find out how we can be a part of welcoming you home.

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Gretna May 28, 2022
40
Listed
32
Avg. DOM
$160.01
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$277,500
Med. List Price
40 Properties
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$299,000
Neighborhood: Timberlane
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,300
Sq.Ft.
1
Day on Site
2345142
MLS
HAS POTENTIAL TO BE A VEY NICE HOUSE. LARGE SUNKEN LIVING ROOM. DOWNSTAIRS PRIMARY SUITE WITH SHOWER AND SUNKEN TERRAZO TUB. OFFICE SPACE WHICH COULD POSSIBLY BE A FIFTH BEDROOM. SEPARATE DINING...
$319,000
Neighborhood: Bellemeade South
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,350
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2346910
MLS
Spacious 2 story home with open floor plan located in Bellemeade South. Freshly painted and New vinyl planks installed. No carpet. Updated kitchen with granite countertops. This 4 bedroom, 2 1/2...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,534
Sq.Ft.
2
Days on Site
2346897
MLS
Convenient Terrytown area. Pretty front elevation. Formal Liv/Din w/cathedral ceilings, measurements in MLS is for Liv/Din, separate den open to kitchen & breakfast area. Full house generator,...
Open 5/28
718 Perry St Gretna, LA 70053
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,942
Sq.Ft.
2
Days on Site
2346938
MLS
SUPERB OLD GRETNA LOCATION!!! Coveted X Flood Zone, moments to the Levee! Flexible Floor Plan with a Total of 3 Separate Bedrooms & 2 FULL Baths. Beautiful Hardwood Floors, Light-Filled Sunroom,...
Open 5/28
238 Willow Dr Gretna, LA 70053
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,950
Sq.Ft.
2
Days on Site
2346631
MLS
Fantastic opportunity to live in this high demand area of Gretna. This beautiful spacious home features 3beds/2baths Ample storage throughout. Indoor laundry. This home has great bones and won't...
$229,900
Neighborhood: Baywood
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,178
Sq.Ft.
3
Days on Site
2346633
MLS
Move right in to this well-kept 3 bed 2 bath house in Gretna with a HUGE corner lot! Great floor plan that flows perfectly and no carpet throughout house! Beautiful fenced in backyard great for...
$275,000
Neighborhood: Bellemeade South
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,097
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2346589
MLS
Single Family Home offering 3Bedrooms & 2Baths ready to move in! House located on a Cul De Sac at a quiet end cap street. Freshly painted w/ a newly installed Kitchen stocked w/ S/S kitchen...
Open 5/29
1029 Fairfax Dr Gretna, LA 70056
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,700
Sq.Ft.
1989
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2346613
MLS
Well maintained 3 bedroom, 2 bath, fenced home, large living and den, double garage, covered patio and a deck. Open House Sunday, May 29th 3:00pm-5:00pm.
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,373
Sq.Ft.
4
Days on Site
2346738
MLS
Location Location!! This cute ranch style home in desirable Old Gretna. Location is great for shopping and commuting. New AC installed.
5
Beds
2
Baths
1,688
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2346749
MLS
Tucked away on a quiet street in Gretna sits this lovely 2-story, 5 bedroom home with tons of potential!! Bright living space welcomes you in the front of the home. The adorable breakfast room with...
$229,900
Neighborhood: Belle Meade
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,662
Sq.Ft.
4
Days on Site
2346689
MLS
Classic brick ranch offers timeless charm. Leaded glass door sets the tone at a traditional home. Stone fireplace is a true focal point in an open floor plan. Eat-in kitchen complete w/ breakfast bar...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,595
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2346539
MLS
Time to call Timberlane home! Freshly painted exterior creates classic appeal. Countless upgrades! Open flow an entertainer's dream. Renovated kitchen w/ island, stone counters, shaker cabinets,...

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