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The Westbank: Just a Stone's Throw from New Orleans

Home to grand estates, golf course homes, and affordable suburban properties, the Westbank is an area that's known for its spacious and diverse real estate choices. But that's not the only reason why this New Orleans area is popular. Since it's located just south of the city of New Orleans on the western side of the Mississippi River, all the shopping, dining, and entertainment of the French Quarter, Garden District, Warehouse District, and Uptown are just minutes away.

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Why You'll Love Living in the Westbank

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Charming NOLA Suburbs

If you're eager to live what seems like a world away from the city hustle and bustle, the Westbank is a great area to consider. Suburban communities like Gretna and Harvey have beautiful homes, major shopping centers, golf courses, and spacious nature preserves.

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It's the "Best Bank"

The Westbank is the "best bank"... according to residents, anyway. Between the Eastbank and Westbank, Westbank locals swear by this area's neighborhood restaurants, authentic cuisine, attractions, and local vibe. Next time you're in the area, sit down for lunch at Gattuso's in Gretna's historic district, enjoy a scenic bike ride along the levee, and soak in the city views from Algiers Point.

Try These Hidden Gems

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Algier's Point

This postcard-worthy neighborhood in Algiers features plenty of cafes, colorful shotgun-style homes, and one of the best views of the New Orleans skyline.

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Barataria Preserve

Barataria Preserve is a 23,000-acre oasis of bayous, trails, and wildlife habitats worth exploring in the Westbank. Take your camera and your binoculars!

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Gretna Heritage Festival

Every October, Westbank residents flock to Gretna (even if they don't live there) to enjoy the music, rides, food, and fun at the Gretna Heritage Festival.  

We'll Help You Find Your New Home

Interested in living in the Westbank? There are plenty of great communities to choose from. As New Orleans real estate experts, we can be your insider's guide to the Westbank's best attractions and homes. Call us and we can take you on a tour of available properties.

Westbank Real Estate Resources

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