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 January 29, 2023
55
Listed
80
Avg. DOM
$160.76
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$269,800
Med. List Price
55 Properties
Page 1 of 5
$279,900
Neighborhood: Shadow Lake
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,580
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2374779
MLS
Beautifully renovated 3 bedroom/2 bath home located in Shadow Lake. Brand new quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, new engineered laminate hardwood floors throughout, new light fixtures...
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,512
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2356178
MLS
Seller to pay $4300 in Buyers Closing Cost with Acceptable offer to help lower first two years of your monthly payment! Ask how. Situated in a quiet Gretna neighborhood, this incredibly spacious lot...
$300,000
Neighborhood: Timberlane
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,035
Sq.Ft.
1975
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2374709
MLS
Impeccably maintained! This Timberlane beauty is nestled on a large 80 ft wide lot. All brick exterior with a double car attached carport and storage. Kitchen boasts granite counters, gas range and...
$169,900
Neighborhood: Rose Park Addition
3
Beds
1
Baths
958
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2379304
MLS
Cute Corner Lot Home Move in Ready!!! Nice Size Backyard with Shed. New AC Condenser!! Minutes from Local Schools, Shopping,Parks and Dog Park. Open Floor Plan with New Recess Lighting. New Kitchen...
$225,000
Neighborhood: Meadowbrook
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,450
Sq.Ft.
3
Days on Site
2379403
MLS
GREAT opportunity to add to your investment portfolio or become a homeowner! 4 Bed/2 Bath home, currently leased for $2100. Conveniently located near shopping, restaurants and I-10. Property includes...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,650
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2369846
MLS
Beautiful 3 bedrooms 2 Baths, Newly Renovated Kitchen, Cabinets, Appliances, Granite Counter top, Renovated Bathrooms, New flooring throughout, Freshly paint throughout, Don't miss out on this...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,310
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2379212
MLS
Beautifully renovated 2-story home with laminate wood throughout fresh paint new kitchen and baths, granite stainless steel appliances, living room, dining room, and den. Covered patio two car garage...
$235,000
Neighborhood: Bellemeade North
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,788
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2373224
MLS
BACK ON THE MARKET (due to buyer financing.) Incredible 4bdrm 2 bath home with ground pool for your enjoyment, New kitchen, fixtures, new 2022 HVAC with halo ION purifier, new duct work, freshly...
$395,000
Neighborhood: Village of Mechanickham
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,159
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2378850
MLS
A beautifully Renovated 100+ yr home on the corner of 7th & beautiful Tree lined Amelia. Within walking distance of everything Historic Gretna has to offer. A split HVAC system allows efficient...
$253,000
Neighborhood: Belle Meade
4
Beds
2
Baths
2,028
Sq.Ft.
1975
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2378582
MLS
Located in Bellemeade Subdivision in Gretna. With 4 bedrooms and 2 baths. There is an enclose patio.
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,112
Sq.Ft.
7
Days on Site
2378010
MLS
Cute and inviting 2-bedroom 2 bath condo for sale. This condo is located conveniently in Terrytown. When you walk in, you'll definitely love the spaciousness of the living area. Both bedrooms are...
3
Beds
2F21/2
Baths
2,115
Sq.Ft.
13
Days on Site
2377890
MLS
Endless potential w this spacious corner lot home! The seller has already begun renovations, leaving you the opportunity to add your personal touch. This home features ample parking, 2-car garage,...

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