• Year Built: 1951
1501 Canal Street is aretail property for lease in New Orleans, LA.
Designed in 1951 by the architect Claude H. Hooton, the building is an early example of the "International" style of architecture found in Louisiana. It featured a steel structure and an enamel-coated steel curtain wall exterior which allowed for open, flexible interior space with minimal interior columns. The renovation of 1501 Canal Street is an initial phase in the redevelopment of the former Iberville Housing Project, now Bienville Basin Apartment Community, which is the last remaining traditional public housing project in the City of New Orleans.
Canal - Marais Apartments features 12 studios and 100 one-bedroom apartments for seniors along with 1,861 SF of ground floor retail space. The building is located within the Bio-Medical District; A Hub for Health Innovation, Education, and Commercialization.