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Canopy by Hilton New Orleans, coming to 1100 Tulane Ave

NEW ORLEANS, LA – Canopy by Hilton Hotel New Orleans will open in the 14-story Oil & Gas building after renovations are completed on 1100 Tulane Avenue in the Central Business District in New Orleans, LA.

Each Canopy locations reflect its neighborhood with local pop culture along with the neighborhood’s history. Renovations are slated to begin early 2016.

NOLA Lodging LLC were the developers that purchased the vacant property (since 2003) for $7 million in December 2014.

The Oil & Gas Building was completed in 1959 and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2014.

Canopy by Hilton New Orleans
1100 Tulane Ave, , New Orleans, LA
canopy3.hilton.com

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Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotels, coming to 1111 Gravier St, New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA – A Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotels is under construction at the old Rault Center building on 1111 Gravier Street in the Central Business District neighborhood of New Orleans, LA.

The plans for the Joie de Vivre hotel include 185 rooms, rooftop amenities and a ground floor lounge, restaurant and more.

Within the same city block there is the adjacent Pythian Apartments under construction with the Oil and Gas building soon to follow.

In memory and with respect, the Rault Tower is where 6 people tragically died due to a fire on November 29, 1972.

Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotels
1111 Gravier St, New Orleans, LA
www.jdvhotels.com | Google Maps

 

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The Pythian Apartments, New Orleans, LA (2016)

NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Pythian Apartments will be a combined mixed-use building with affordable units, commercial and retail space at street level along Loyola Avenue in downtown New Orleans.

The Pythian affordable housing development is a much needed concept for people with jobs that make too much to qualify for subsidized housing but cannot afford to pay the high rents downtown.

There will be 80 apartments available both 1 & 2 bedrooms including loft apartments on the top floor.

The complexe will be optimal for people working downtown at places like Tulane University, the LSU Medical School and the VA Hospital to name a few.

The Pythian is being developed by real estate development firm, Green Coast Enterprise.

THE PYTHIAN 
234 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA
www.thepythian-nola.com | Google Maps

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O’Keefe Parking Garage, eight levels coming to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA – NOV 22, 2015: The O’Keefe Parking Garage is under construction by Woodward Design+Build company on O’Keefe Avenue in the Central Business District of New Orleans, LA.

The lot was already at ground level with 140 spots but planners decided to make it an eight-story parking garage with 569 parking spots since more people continue to move into the downtown area.

The new lot is behind the First Bank Trust Tower bordered by Perdido Street, Penn Street and O’Keefe Avenue.

The new O’Keefe Parking Garage slated to open on April 1, 2016.

412 O’Keefe Parking Garage
Call 504-243-3468
okeefegarage.com | Google Maps

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Flambeaux’s Restaurant coming soon on Canal Street

NEW ORLEANS, LA – OCT 4: Flambeaux’s Burger and Seafood Restaurant (owners of Go Burger and Ethan’s Hot Dogs) is slated to open this fall in the Central Business District on Canal Street in New Orleans, LA.

Flambeaux’s Restaurant
604 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA