Bret Bio

Bret Chittenden is a native of New Orleans and currently resides in Lakeview with his family. He is an active alumnus of Holy Cross School, and holds a Bachelor’s of Science from the University of New Orleans.

Company Profile

Chittenden Homes is a full-service, fully-licensed residential construction company serving Orleans, St. Tammany and Jefferson Parishes. We specialize in exceptional custom homes and top-notch renovation/remodeling. We are passionate about our work and strive for perfection at every step of the process. Chittenden Homes was proud to be part of the post-Katrina rebuilding effort and we are committed to the continued revival of New Orleans. At Chittenden Homes, our quality craftsmanship and attention to detail set us apart. Our experience enables us to guide clients through each step of the building process, and we welcome client participation. We are not happy until you are 100% satisfied with your home. We look forward to providing you with the quality work and great service that are at the core of Chittenden Homes.



Whether you already have plans or want to include our architectural partners in your design process, our team has the expertise to make your dream home a reality. We work with you every step of the way to ensure that your home is completed on time, in-budget, and to your exacting standards. From concept to completion, we provide a comprehensive construction package with exceptional quality and high value.


Whether your house needs a new coat of paint, a new kitchen or an entire addition, Chittenden Homes is the contractor of choice in the Greater New Orleans area. We listen to your needs and provide creative solutions to make the best use of your budget, space and aesthetic. We are experts in taking outdated properties into the modern era with timeless design that will look fresh for years to come. We specialize in home layout, and will work with you to maximize your home’s space to make it work the best for your family.

Rental Properties

Chittenden Homes owns a number of rental properties in the Greater New Orleans Area. We have both single family homes and duplexes. All of our rental units feature full kitchens with granite countertops, quality cabinetry, and updated appliances including dishwashers. Some also include large back yards and off-street parking. Our property managers are prompt and attentive. We care about the condition of our rental properties and the satisfaction of our tenants.


Homes for Sale

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Units for Rent

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