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Discover Houses for Rent in Metairie, LA

Located a few miles outside of New Orleans, the town in Jefferson Parish offer beautiful waterfront views from its prime location on the southern shore of Lake Pontchartrain. Homes for rent will have families never wanting to leave the lovely city of Metairie.

Interesting Facts About Metairie for New Renters

  • One of the first suburbs of New Orleans, the community is connected to the northern region of Louisiana by the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, which is one of the world's longest bridges at 24 miles. Residents use it to get to and from work every day.
  • It was once incorporated as a city for 17 years in order to obtain gas service to the region, however this didn't last long. Nearly 18 months after the arrangements were made, Metairie was unincorporated and has existed that way ever since.
  • Its name is derived from the French words "moitie" (one-half) and "moitoire," which was a type of farming relationship from 12th century Europe wherein a landowner leased a part of his property to a farmer for half of the produce grown.

Useful Resources for New Metairie Residents

  • The Lakeside Shopping Center is one of Louisiana's oldest and largest malls, located in the heart of Metairie. The complex is bursting with variety, as there are more than 120 stores and boutiques and a wide range of restaurants.
  • Families can watch the New Orleans Zephyrs, the AAA affiliate of the Miami Marlins baseball team. The stadium, Zephyr Field, is located in Metairie and served as a headquarters for FEMA and the National Guard during Hurricane Katrina rescue operations.

What to Do in Metairie

Its close proximity to the hub of New Orleans and prime location on the shores of Lake Pontchartrain make Metairie one of the best places for families to rent homes in all of Louisiana.

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Emerald Pointe

Emerald Pointe

Harvey, LA 70058 (9.60 miles)

Price: $660-$1,090

(504) 655-9283

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Summerfield Apartment Homes

Summerfield Apartment Homes

Harvey, LA 70058 (9.74 miles)

Price: $630-$1,090

(504) 300-0647

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Lakeside Rental Center

Lakeside Rental Center

Metairie, LA 70002 (1.90 miles)

Price: From $545

(504) 300-0569

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Metairie, LA 70001 (0.91 miles)

Price: From $1,365

(504) 708-5174

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Lakeside Rental Center

Lakeside Rental Center

Metairie, LA 70002 (1.90 miles)

Price: From $545

(504) 300-0569

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Flowergate Apartment Homes

Flowergate Apartment Homes

Metairie, LA 70006 (3.13 miles)

Price: $670-$1,270

(504) 655-9278

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Chateaux DiJon

Chateaux DiJon

Metairie, LA 70002 (2.14 miles)

Price: $630-$920

(504) 300-0571

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Windmill Creek South

Windmill Creek South

Metairie, LA 70003 (3.89 miles)

Price: $590-$940

(504) 300-0644

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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Fox Run Apartment Homes

Fox Run Apartment Homes

Metairie, LA 70001 (0.38 miles)

Price: $610-$1,185

(504) 273-2493

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Peppertree Apartments

Peppertree Apartments

Metairie, LA 70001 (1.06 miles)

Price: $540-$625

(504) 273-6345

Beds: Studio, Baths: 1

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Chateau Napoleon

Chateau Napoleon

Metairie, LA 70001 (0.95 miles)

Price: $570-$1,390

(504) 684-8789

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Metairie East Rental Center

Metairie East Rental Center

Metairie, LA 70005 (1.99 miles)

Price: $565-$1,495

(504) 684-8794

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Beautifully Renovated Townhouse in Gretna, LA

Beautifully Renovated Townhouse in Gretna, LA

Gretna, LA 70053 (8.10 miles) (#1252199)

Price: $1,000

(877) 651-4522

Beds: 3, Baths: 1½

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Historic Uptown Home

Historic Uptown Home

New Orleans, LA 70115 (5.25 miles) (#1556376)

Price: $1,895

(855) 643-4139

Beds: 3, Baths: 1½

Current Rent Specials Rob White Realty, LLC
Nice Townhouse in Gretna

Nice Townhouse in Gretna

Gretna, LA 70053 (8.09 miles) (#362153)

Price: $850

(877) 475-6808

Beds: 2, Baths: 1½

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Emerald Pointe

Emerald Pointe

Harvey, LA 70058 (9.60 miles)

Price: $660-$1,090

(504) 655-9283

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Summerfield Apartment Homes

Summerfield Apartment Homes

Harvey, LA 70058 (9.74 miles)

Price: $630-$1,090

(504) 300-0647

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Kenner, LA 70062 (5.25 miles)

Price: From $1,365

(504) 708-5183

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
The Maritime Apartments

The Maritime Apartments

New Orleans, LA 70112 (5.35 miles)

Price: $1,325-$2,650

(504) 273-2497

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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