New Orleans Archive

Rebuilding Neighborhoods: One Block at a Time

On a portion of LaSalle Street in Central New Orleans,  homes are boarded up or have been torn down, overshadowing and slowly peeling away at the history of a thriving musical scene in the early 1900s.  But a change...

In New Orleans’ Ninth Ward, a Future Peeks Through the Past

A tale of two cities plays out in New Orleans, separated by only three miles but appearing to be worlds apart. The French Quarter is awash in the neon lights of peep-show bars, alive with the shouts of overly...
November 6, 2014

Getting Into Full Swing in New Orleans

Hope you’ve got your Mardi Gras masks and some beads because the party is starting in New Orleans for this year’s REALTORS® Conference & Expo! We’re expecting about 17,000 attendees to flood the Morial Convention Center in the Big...
November 4, 2014

Workforce Housing Experts to REALTORS®: Uncle Sam Needs You

Foreclosures, minimum wage, and Generation Y were among the varied issues discussed at last week’s Workforce Housing Forum. But the theme of REALTOR® advocacy for affordable housing for working Americans permeated nearly every speech, panel, and breakout session. Every...
October 15, 2012

REALTORS® Help Rebuild New Orleans

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Join us on location in the 7th Ward of New Orleans at NARdiGras 2010 as 200 real estate professionals give a hand to help refurbish nine homes with Habitat for Humanity ....
November 4, 2010

A Geek’s Guide to #NARdiGras

By Todd Carpenter, Social Media Manager, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® I’m a big fan of RE TechSouth. It’s a regional real estate technology conference that’s been held in Atlanta every spring for the last three years. As you would...
September 20, 2010