Downtown Baton Rouge is buzzing with new residents and new housing opportunities! From mixed-use buildings on Third Street that have been restored to sleek, sexy new condos to refurbished historic homes in our colorful neighborhoods, there’s a myriad of residential living options that offer something for everyone.

With the recent opening of the The Heron Downtown and several other residential and mixed-use developments, Downtown has increased by 794 residential units since 2010, and with approximately 300 more on the way, its clear that Downtown living is more than just a trend. It’s a way of life that Baton Rougeans are ready and willing to embrace. The best part is that everything is within a 5 MINUTE WALK!

High-rise Living in the CBD

What is more exciting than living in the heart of Downtown’s Arts and Entertainment District – home to restaurants, nightlife, and community events. Enjoy views of the beautiful Mississippi River from a high-rise apartment overlooking the growth and excitement found only downtown.


Historic Neighborhood Charm

Downtown offers historic homes on intimate streets with community flare. From convenient neighborhood markets and community gardens to civic events and friendly neighbors, downtown’s neighborhoods offer convenience and tradition all within walking distance to job centers, attractions, and entertainment.


Quality Parks and Activities

Downtown offers award winning greenspaces with fitness options including bike paths, independent exercise classes, and flexible lush open space. Downtown’s greenspaces host over 150 events per year including concerts, runs/races, and other community gatherings.