The Home Buyer's Korner

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July 17th, 2016

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GREATER NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA

South Seventh Ward

Laharpe St/N Galvez St 70116 Neighborhood

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The median real estate price in the Laharpe St/N Galvez St (Esplanade Ridge – Historic Seventh Ward – South Seventh Ward – Seventh Ward West) neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana is $144,850, which is more expensive than over 55 percent of the neighborhoods in the state and more than 39 percent of the neighborhoods in the country.

The average rental price in the Laharpe St/N Galvez St area is currently $900 a month, and rents here are currently lower in price than nearly 51 percent of all the other neighborhoods in Louisiana. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters.

Laharpe St/N Galvez St area is an urban neighborhood located in New Orleans, Louisiana, and the real estate is primarily made up of small studios and two bedroom to medium sized three or four bedroom single-family homes and other multi-family housing options like condominiums, town homes, duplexes, and apartments.  Many would-be home buyers dream of living along a street lined with row houses or other attached homes. Such places do often have an abundance of charm. If you are one of these people, the Laharpe St/N Galvez St area could be the neighborhood for you, with over 23 percent of the homes and real estate here classified as row houses or other attached homes. Many of the residences in the Laharpe St/N Galvez St neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier, while a number of homes were built between 1940 and 1969.

Vacant homes or apartments are a fact of life in Laharpe St/N Galvez St, and the current real estate vacancy rate here is over 27 percent. To understand more about this neighborhood’s vacancy rate and its effect on your home buying or selling options, consult your real estate agent.

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its flair. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while, and why it’s so important to learn all you can when choosing a neighborhood to call home. 

Laharpe St/N Galvez St neighborhood has the distinction of housing more LGBT households than nearly 98 percent of neighborhoods in the country, and if you are seeking such a neighborhood, this is one place that you should consider.

One of the really interesting characteristics about the Laharpe St/N Galvez St neighborhood is that, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students, due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here. Between semesters and during school breaks, you’ll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons.

Your future neighbors in the Laharpe St/N Galvez St neighborhood of New Orleans earn modest incomes, and this neighborhood has an income lower than in over 96 percent of all neighborhoods nationwide. 

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Laharpe St/N Galvez St neighborhood, 30 percent of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with nearly 29 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations at over 26 percent, and almost 15 percent in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

Culture is the shared learning behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicity and ancestry have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or other ethnicity or ancestry will express those cultures. 

In the Laharpe St/N Galvez St neighborhood in New Orleans of Louisiana, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Haitian at over 21 percent. There are also a number of people of whom report Sub-Saharan African roots at nearly 11 percent, and some of the residents are also of French ancestry at more than five percent, along with some Irish ancestry residents with over three, among others.

The most common language spoken in the Laharpe St/N Galvez St neighborhood is English, spoken by well over 98 percent of households.

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