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Our homes should be a reflection of who we are—our personalities, our families and our unique styles—so as we grow and change, our living spaces should, too. Home can mean a lot of things, from houses and apartments to entire communities, so the following businesses are here to help you find the perfect setting for the cherished memories you’re about to make. From interior designers and construction resources to residential communities that offer a perfect blend of luxury and convenience, there are a variety of professionals who can help you put the heart into your home. New tile or countertops may transform your kitchen into the space you’ve always dreamed of, while a community pool and movie room might be just what you need to balance your hectic schedule.


1st Lake Properties

Live another level of luxury at Bella Ridge South Apartments in River Ridge. With appointments available, you can see what it looks like to have peace-of-mind living, better pricing, larger floor plans and a free direct-access parking garage.

From uniquely curated one and two-bedroom apartments to thoughtfully selected amenities, Bella South has it all. Apartments feature 10-foot ceilings and gourmet kitchens with custom-cut granite countertops, along with luxuries like a soaking tub and separate shower in the master bathroom. 

Within the community, residents can reserve cabanas and enjoy poolside food delivery or work out in the state-of-the-art Strength & Wellness Center with free bike rentals. From there, residents can take their pups to the Bella Bark and Bath Park, featuring a cabana with phone charging ports, hoops and loops, and a dog wash station. Finally, residents can sprawl out in the outdoor relaxation space perfect for unwinding.

To schedule an appointment, call 855-400-5104 or visit


Lumina Apartments

Set in the vibrant and stylish Mid-City and just steps away from the Lafitte Greenway, Lumina Apartments offers luxurious living spaces with sleek, modern amenities. Both one- and two-bedroom floor plans feature high ceilings and contemporary finishes, with designer touches including vinyl plank floors, spacious walk-in closets, pendant lighting and granite countertops.

In addition to top-quality living, Lumina invites residents to indulge in the rich culture of the surrounding city with community and social spaces. These exquisite features range from a resort-inspired pool and 24-hour wellness center to a clubroom and a lounge, while additional perks like a dog-washing station, covered bike racks and package lockers ensure convenience and easy living.

With popular restaurants, bars and retail shops just a short walk away, Lumina is nestled in the heart of a thriving and active community. For more information and to set up an in-person or virtual tour, visit


Southern Refinishing

With Southern Refinishing, you don’t get a contractor—you get a family. Southern Refinishing offers more than 40 years of experience in bathroom and kitchen reglazing projects for customers in the Gulf South. In addition to saving homeowners the cost of replacing their bathroom and kitchen fixtures, the company’s goal is to make every customer’s experience as comfortable and painless as possible. They know how stressful it can be to have a contractor disrupting your personal space, so the company works to minimize disruption throughout the remodeling process.

From tile walls, countertops, and sinks to fiberglass and acrylic tub repairs and tub/shower conversions to clawfoot tubs, Southern Refinishing has the equipment and expertise to work with any fixture. A local New Orleans company, Southern Refinishing is experienced with both small and large jobs, from residential homes to commercial projects such as hotels. Get a customized quote today by calling
504- 348-1770. Visit for a gallery of projects and additional information.


The Delaneaux Apartments

All the luxury and amenities of Mid-City’s Lumina are coming soon to the Lower Garden District with The Delaneaux Apartments. This modern living community is designed to cater to your busy schedule and to ensure comfort, convenience and relaxation when you return home.

Chef-inspired kitchens feature sleek, stainless steel appliances and custom island dining tables, and each floor plan is accented with contemporary finishes that set these spaces above all the rest. Amenities unique to The Delaneaux include a movie theater, a grand two-story clubroom and a resort-inspired pool, allowing residents to savor the rich history of their neighborhood whether inside their apartments or spending time with neighbors in communal spaces.

The elegance of these spaces combines the beauty, distinction and originality that make New Orleans an exceptional place to live, with modern comforts and exquisite touches that create an unrivaled residential experience. For more information or to sign up for the VIP waiting list, email today!


Ruffino Custom Closets

At Ruffino Custom Closets, your personalized team of master craftsmen are ready to transform your closet into a functional, efficient and clutter-free space. Made to last and expertly built, each custom closet is designed using cutting-edge technology to make the most of each client’s available space, no matter the dimensions. The result is a luxury closet that not only maximizes storage but also becomes an extension of the homeowner’s unique style and personality.

Crowded, dark closets are a thing of the past: instead, the Ruffino team brings upscale vision and modern finishes to traditionally overlooked spaces so they feel as comfortable and luxurious as the rest of your home. From vanities and islands to light fixtures and mirror-fronted cabinets, Ruffino Custom Closets can help you create the closet of your dreams so you can enjoy a more organized, stress-free lifestyle.

For more information, visit or call 504-252-9884.