What you can get for ... $275,000

$275,000: A three-level home in Upper Lafayette vs. a restored home in the Saint Streets area (above).

A three-bedroom, two-bath New Orleans style home in Upper Lafayette
Address: 3303 E. Simcoe St.
Size: 3,219 square feet
Price per square foot: $86
Setting: Located in Upper Lafayette, this three-level home with views of massive oaks has a covered patio, cabana and salt water pool.
The Home: The New Orleans style home has three bedrooms and a second-floor balcony with French doors. A spiral staircase leads to the third level with a bonus room (including vaulted ceilings) that can be used as a bedroom, workout area or office. The home also has a sun room, built in bookshelves and a brick fireplace.
Contact: Kat Wilder of Coldwell Banker Pelican Real Estate at (337) 769-0498.

A three-bedroom, three-bath restored home in the Saint Streets area
Address: 1020 Saint Patrick St.
Size: 2,375
Price per square foot: $115
Setting: Located in the historic Saint Streets area
The Home: This 1940 house on Saint Patrick has undergone an extensive remodel with the addition of a large master bath and walk-in closet. Hard wood floors and ceramic tile throughout with a study or office with built-ins and a bonus room that could work as a nursery. The home also has two separate living areas.
Contact: Jason Ray of Keaty Real Estate at (337) 235-7770 or [email protected]