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New Whitewater Park at Rock Park in Sparks - 06/23/09 01:09 PM
Some of the best kayaking spots in the world are within a one or two hour drive of Reno. But you don't really have to drive that far to enjoy kayaking and the whitewater of the Truckee River. Now, you can traverse the whitewater of the Truckee River in downtown Reno and along the I-80 corridor in Sparks. America's Adventure Place Whitewater Parks: * Truckee River Whitewater Park at Wingfield Park in downtown Reno * Whitewater Park at Rock Park in Sparks Rock Park in Sparks has undergone an extreme makeover and the results are fantastic. The 4.49 acre park now (0 comments)
Buy Now in Reno - Interest Rates Are Rising - 06/15/09 12:49 PM
Buy now or pay later is where the real estate market is heading now. This is especially true in light of the rapid rise of interest rates in the past few weeks. According to a RealtyTimes.com report, sales in the Western Region show that prices are flat. David McCarthy, CEO of Research Services, says that, when a market goes flat, the bottom of the market has been reached. When the bottom of the market is reached, prices will then begin their upward climb. * Interest rates are up and this has a much more dramatic affect on home buyers than the (0 comments)
Reno First-Time Buyers Consider FHA - 06/08/09 03:50 PM
First-time buyers considering a home purchase in the Greater Reno-Tahoe area would be wise to consider FHA financing. There are many good reasons why FHA financing is a good option when purchasing a home in Reno and its surrounding communities. FHA home loans are directed at first-time home buyers. However, the definition for a first-time home owner under FHA guidelines includes anyone that has not owned a home within the past three years. Advantages of FHA Home Loans * Competitive Interest Rates * Controlled Closing Costs * Low Down Payment * Gifted Funds Allowed * Tax Credit * Easy Qualification (0 comments)
Good News! Reno Real Estate is in Recovery! - 06/02/09 03:21 PM
Good news everyone! It appears that the Reno real estate market is in recovery. Real estate has seen bad markets before, as has the Greater Reno-Tahoe area. The real estate market was not a bottomless pit at that time and it is not a bottomless pit now. As a matter of fact, things are looking better with each passing month. In my March blog post Reno Near the Bottom of the Market, I made the statement that "there are indications locally and nationally that the housing market is on the mend and the bottom of the market is in sight". I also stated (0 comments)
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