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Kenner Area Guide

Kenner Real Estate in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana is located between Lake Ponchartrain and the Mississippi River in the western suburbs of New Orleans. A large variety of homes is available in Kenner to delight the homeowner with a creative mix of properties. Recreation, business, restaurants, shopping and housing help to formulate an inviting lifestyle option for area residents. Area residents are attracted by this mix that has made Kenner a great place to call home. Family friendly neighborhoods compose the wide variety of developments and dwellings in Kenner.

Real Estate in Kenner exists throughout the northern boundary of the city, featuring numerous established communities and new luxury developments. The luxury home market of Kenner includes single family properties from 500K up to 4 million dollars. Luxury homes are being newly constructed in planned developments including Southlake Villages, Louisiana Trace, Place Ponchartrain, Gabriel and Chateau Estates. Luxury Real Estate valuations are consistently appreciating, as the area is an "in demand" location and offers lifestyle benefits including shopping, restaurants & theatre.

Kenner attracts many residents who appreciate quality of life in a convenient location to Metro New Orleans. Kenner offers home buyers a variety of homes for sale including starter homes to elegant luxury estates. Consistent demand exists for single family homes, townhomes, condominiums and luxury homes type dwellings. Starter homes for first time home buyers, mid size homes and large luxury properties blend together to make the wide variety and assortment of available properties. Kenner has grown significantly in retail development and features many parks and playgrounds as well as an active recreation department.

The Pontchartrain Center is a multi-purpose convention center spanning 70,000 square feet that hosts a variety of events such as concerts, sporting shows, Mardi Gras balls, consumer/trade shows as well as the arts. Located next to the Pontchartrain Center is the newly renovated Treasure Chest Casino that regularly schedules live bands. The arts are prevalent in Kenner with theatrical and symphonic performances, interesting shows and events scheduled regularly throughout the year. Numerous cultural options for arts enthusiasts are available in Laketown and Rivertown.

Rivertown is a quaint village area with small shops, a planetarium, an observatory and museums which are great for children. Rivertown also hosts a variety of events for children such as storytelling and puppets shows.

Louisiana Trace Development has developed a luxury community with a "walking trace", accessible to all residents from their rear yards. The focus of Louisiana Trace is luxury living, family values and community involvement. Louisiana Trace is not just an address, but a luxury lifestyle that will reflect the quality of life desirable to you and your family. Amenities at Louisiana Trace include Gated Entry, Restrictive Covenants, Architectural Review Committee, Walking Exercise Path, Landscape Privacy, Iron and Brick Wall Fencing, Convenient Location, Private Parks, Unparalled Quality of Living in a Serene & Secure Environment.

Gabriel developments planned yachting resort will offer South Shore residents a long awaited recreational facility that will be second to none on the Gulf Coast. Featuring 330 boat slips, 40 boathouses, a yacht club and luxury hotel, the projected marina will be built directly across the Lake Pontchartrain Levee from Gabriel. It will be accessible by private road for residents of the development and from the public Laketown area of Kenner.

Chateau Country Club boasts a gorgeous 18 hole championship golf course, fantastic clubhouse, fine dining restaurant, fitness facility, pool, world class tennis facility, banquet facilities and more. Luxury properties line the fairways of the golf course.

New Construction Luxury Properties include, detailed millwork, 20' ceilings, stone and exotic wood floors, home networking technology, antique building materials, large bedroom suites, sumptuous baths, custom lighting & bath fixtures, energy efficient materials, lagoon pools and much more!

Quality of life, affordability and location make Kenner a desirable place for individuals and families to call home. The convenient location of Kenner allows for its residents to commute to Metropolitan New Orleans or the River Parishes with relative ease and convenience. Transportation can be effortless through the I-10 corridor, many thoroughfares and side streets, and also public transportation. The Louis Armstrong International Airport is conveniently located in Kenner.

There are numerous developmental improvement projects planned for Kenner which will help lower costs for Kenner residents and make life more convenient. Drainage projects, road improvement projects, recreational projects and governmental reforms are active in Kenner at this time. Lowering of flood insurance costs and keeping property taxes low are goals of current governmental officials in Kenner.

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