4 Traditional Creole Recipes and Where to Eat Them in New Orleans

Creole recipes are famous and long-standing traditions in New Orleans cuisine. The style of cooking is a blend between the food traditions of West African, Spanish, French, Haitian, Amerindian, Italian, German, and Irish cultures. Creole food can be truly defined as true southern creations due to the blend of these cultural culinary inspirations in the [...]

September 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Food Evolution in New Orleans

In today’s food-centric world, many cities have created their own dining scenes based on local or regional flavors. In New Orleans--the Creole capital of the world--traditional Southern dishes have undergone a food evolution where locals and visitors can experience modern takes on dishes that established the city as a hub of cultural and culinary excellence. [...]

August 31st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Food Trucks To Try in New Orleans

New Orleans has a unique food scene that reflects its vast cultural roots. From mouthwatering recipes that include cajun cuisine to fried Southern fusions, NOLA is a great place to explore a variety of tastings that make up part of the city’s rich history. Among the food capital’s famous dining destinations, food trucks have become [...]

August 15th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Female Leaders in New Orleans

Female leaders are the backbone of many different sectors in New Orleans. From major businesses to social work to cuisine, women make up some of the most resourceful and helpful contributions to New Orleans economy and culture. Ever-inspiring in their vision and dedication to their projects, there are many notable and successful business women to [...]

July 26th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Spotlight: Prospect New Orleans Triennial Artists Series

New Orleans is a cradle of artistry and bountiful creation. This fall, Prospect New Orleans Triennial Artists series will open up for its fourth artist showcase. This year’s theme is called “Prospect.4: The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp”, curated by Trevor Schoonmaker. Running from November 18 through February 25, 2018, 73 artists will present [...]

July 12th, 2017|Blog, Events, the Arts|0 Comments

A Food Tour of New Orleans

New Orleans is known for its bayous, festivals, and history, but many people also flock to the Big Easy for its cuisine. The infusion of Creole, African American, and European influences have had a profound impact on the delicious spices and decadent dishes ranks the city high on the list of food capitals. Here’s some [...]

June 28th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Up and Coming Charity Events in NOLA

Giving back is an important aspect of a supportive, stable, and well-rounded community. Every year, New Orleans is the setting for a slew of charity events that help to support the heritage, citizens, and environmental community of the city. There are several ways to volunteer and become active in local charities in the New Orleans [...]

June 9th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Obscure Destinations in New Orleans

Across the world, New Orleans has a reputation for its mysterious, sometimes obscure, and often interesting destinations. If you either live or visit the Big Easy, you may want to find sites that give you a deeper sense of the NOLA’s culture and heritage.   Here are interesting and obscure destinations to check out while [...]

June 5th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Top Rooftops in New Orleans

Perhaps more than ever before, rooftops are being utilized in cities across the nation as great spacial resources for dining, entertainment, leisure, and social gatherings. New Orleans has its own selection of scenic views, rooftop bars, and leisurely poolsides that make The Big Easy just as mesmerizing and memorable as any other United States city. [...]

June 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Diverse and Vibrant Architecture of New Orleans

Like most cities, New Orleans’ architecture tells a layered story of its history and people. Unlike other cities, New Orleans is world-famous for its unique buildings, which together create a panache of unique styles and culture. In fact, NOLA is unique in that is boasts almost every architectural style there is, all in the confines [...]

May 30th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

5 Things to Look Forward to this Summer in NOLA

Visitors can always find a good time in New Orleans. This year, Mardi Gras celebrations kicked off another spring season in the French Quarter, signaling the beginning of the warmer, festive months ahead. Every year in the Big Easy, festivals, heritage and community events fill up the calendar for many locals. Like other years, summer [...]

May 10th, 2017|Blog, Events, the Arts|0 Comments

5 Things To Do in NOLA This Spring

Spring has finally sprung, and there’s no shortage of celebratory events in New Orleans! The warmer weather is a welcome change of pace for residents and tourists, both of which are finally free to stretch their legs without fear of frostbite. They may even work up a sweat. Sure, if you’re a springtime visitor you’ll [...]

April 10th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Best NOLA Street Art on Social Media

Berlin-based graffiti artist MTO painted this mural on the outside of the hip Freret Street music venue. “She Dreamed of a Place Called Fat City” She Dreamed of a Place Called Fat City, a mural in the Fat City neighborhood of metropolitan New Orleans, is intended as an exploration of site-specific storytelling in public space. [...]

February 8th, 2017|Blog, the Arts|0 Comments

5 Oddball Museums to Visit in New Orleans

New Orleans has a rich and colorful history. The city’s unique past twins with its reputation for being a bit wild and crazy. But NOLA wears its weirdness well. New Orleans’ eccentricities, past and present, can be found on full display inside the city’s many museums. The city boasts some of the oddest museums you’ll [...]

January 9th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

7 Real Estate Professionals Who Are Killing It On Social Media

Got social media skills? If so, you’re worth your weight in gold to any real estate business. According to the Urban Land Institute, “Real estate companies that can harness the power of social media to manage and market property will gain enormous advantage” over laggards in this area. Real estate professionals who know how to [...]

August 29th, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Catch the Action of the NBA and the New Orleans Pelicans

New Orleans is known for so many incredible activities and attractions for all ages. Like the Zephyrs and our beloved Saints, the New Orleans Pelicans represent another local slice in our long sporting history. Technically, the Pelicans have only been around since 2013, but they represent just the latest chapter in our city’s basketball history. [...]

May 20th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Get Ready for the Upcoming NFL Season with the Saints

When it comes to New Orleans and sports, the Saints reign supreme as the toast of the town. Sure, we love the Pelicans and all our other teams but the Saints have a connection with the city that’s undeniable. The Saints became part of NOLA's fabric in 1966 in large part thanks to local businessman, [...]

May 20th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Get Your Baseball Fix with the New Orleans Zephyrs Before They Change Their Name!

New Orleans is a city with a long sporting history. From the Saints to the birth of the Jazz to the evolution of the Hornets to the Pelicans of today, these teams join several local universities to make up a wealth of sports options in NOLA. One that may fly under the radar to those [...]

April 23rd, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

The Zurich Golf Classic Returns to New Orleans

The Zurich Classic returns to NOLA with this year's tournament running from April 25th to May 1st. Come out and see some of the PGA's best and brightest compete at New Orleans' Tournament Players Club. Starting in 1938, the Zurich Classic is a fixture for both New Orleans and the PGA. Moving from City Park [...]

April 22nd, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Jazz in the Park Returns to Louis Armstrong Park This Spring

Just outside the French Quarter in the Tremé neighborhood is where you'll find Louis Armstrong Park. Named for one of our city's most iconic musicians, the 32-acre park served as the first venue for the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 1970. Today, the tradition lives on with the return of Jazz in the [...]

April 12th, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Wednesday at the Square 2016

Looking for some local flare? Do you want to take in art, food and lively music for no cost at all? Then you need to head to Wednesday at the Square. Each Wednesday in the spring (March 2-May 18), Lafayette Square becomes home to the best rotation of entertainment and art in the city. Each [...]

April 4th, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Best Restaurants in the Central Business District

When you think New Orleans, food has to be one of the first things that pop into your mind. With a wealth of cultural influences shaping our cuisine, NOLA is the destination for a variety of food from across the world...with our own signature twist. Whether you are in town for a visit or looking [...]

March 25th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

China Lights at New Orleans City Park

One of the best things about the New Orleans Central Business District (CBD) is its close proximity to some of the city’s destinations you’re sure to love.  One that’s just a short drive away from the CBD is New Orleans City Park. The park includes activities for all ages, like a golf course, rides for [...]

March 18th, 2016|Blog, Events|0 Comments

New Orleans’ Central Business District (CBD)

The Central Business District (CBD) of New Orleans is one of the area’s most important destinations in the city. Part of the plantation allotted to the city’s founder, founder Jean Baptiste LeMoyne Sieur de Bienville, in 1719 the CBD has been part of New Orleans from the beginning. Starting as a finance and culture center, [...]

March 4th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

About Kailas Companies

Founded in 1990 by C. Mohan Kailas, Kailas Companies is one of Louisiana’s top owner/operators of commercial property today. Kailas Companies prides itself as one of the most established and respected commercial real estate companies in the state of Louisiana. Relying on the experience and dedication of its staff and the satisfaction of its tenants, [...]

January 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments