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Centennial Place Apartments

Centennial Place Apartments

1770 Tchoupitoulas Street
New Orleans, LA 70130


  • 1BR
  • 2BR
  • 52 Units
  • FamiliesOur properties provide low-income working families a place to call home as well as special facilities and services that help address the needs of both kids and parents.
  • OtherWe periodically provide other types of housing beyond housing for seniors, veterans, families and persons with disabilities.
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Handicap accessible
  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities


The former Lykes Steamship Building at 1770 Tchoupitoulas Street is now 52 sustainable apartments. The apartments are a mix of modern amenities and design with a nod to the building's historical heritage. This development at 1770 Tchoupitoulas is also home to Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans' Fresh Food Factor Program, which provides fresh and healthy meal options to children in the Orleans Parish school district.


  • Modern 1 and 2-bedroom apartments
  • Silver LEED-rated building
  • Contemporary kitchens that feature: wood cabinetry, Energy Star rated appliances including refrigerator, stove, microwave and dishwasher
  • High-efficiency washer and dryer provided
  • Space-saving breakfast bar
  • Multiple ceiling fans
  • Window blinds
  • Cable and internet-ready
  • River views in select apartments
  • Conveniently located in the Lower Garden District
  • Gated parking available

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.