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By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 5
Las Vegas is often viewed as the adult disneyland, a true 24 hour town. After all, our city's advertising slogan is "what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas."  Las Vegas is more than just neon lights. What isn't advertised are the wonderful family communities, beautiful desert scenery and the boomi...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 4
Today I got a very disturbing call from the VFW. As I'm sure you know, the VFW is a charity that helps our veterans (Veterans of Foreign Wars). Most major cities have a VFW post. I had never received a solicitation from them and am a firm believer that our veterans deserve a lot more then our gov...

By Steve Harless
(Legacy International)
Comments 4
Welcome to my early posts on my Active Rain Blog. I am very excited to be here and to be associated with such a professional group of people here in Las Vegas.   Only in Vegas can you sell Real Estate and have so much fun with the surroundings of one's job. I look forward to the future here at Ac...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 2
Providence is a new masterplanned community in Northwest Las Vegas, just off of Hualapai Road. The property is being developed by Focus Property Group, the company behind Mountain's Edge. Providence homes are being builted by over a dozen different builders, each adding their own unique touch to ...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
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Mountain's Edge is a huge master planned community in Las Vegas. The entire project will cover over 3,000 acres with over 600 acres set aside for parks and public facilities. The community will have historical as well as cultural tie-ins and will old world themed. There are 20 different builders ...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 2
For those of you that read my blogs, I put up a post about remodeling woes a few days ago. Last year a friend of mine was down on his luck and was looking for work.  We were thinking about having the guest bathroom re-done and he offered to do it. He said he had worked as a plummer and could fix ...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 1
This mixed use project was originally announced in early 2005 during a high point in the Las Vegas market. At that time, even the name urban village was a buzz word for a trendy place to live. In 2006, the project was considering closing down due to rising costs and other economic factors. The pr...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 0
This weekend is the annual Las Vegas Renaissance fair at Sunset Park. The Age of Chivalry fair started this Friday and ends Sunday. Tickets are $10 per day for adults and $5 for seniors and children. If you have never been to one, they are a lot of fun. Its probably your only chance to see real c...

By Max Schmidt
(Prudential Americana Group)
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Las Vegas Real Estate News New Video Reports on the Las Vegas real estate Market!Hello to everyone out there in cyber land.I just put up videos on the Las Vegas real estate market report and statistics for the first half of 2006. You will find these reports here by clicking on this link Las Vegas...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 1
Can the building of a bridge change your market?  If you live in Arizona near the Nevada border, the answer is yes it can.Shortly after the plan to build a 2,000 foot bridge to allow traffic to bypass Hoover Dam builders started buying up property on the Arizona side.  The bridge is a result of t...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 2
Competition among mortgage lenders is just as fierce as it is among realtors.  As a consumer, you are constantly bombarded with advertisements on television, radio and print. A home purchase for most consumers, will be the most important and biggest purchase in their life. That's why its so impor...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 3
As with most of the country, the Las Vegas housing market has slowed down a bit. Not truly a bad thing--if you are a home buyer.  Home sellers on the other hand may not like it.  Despite the slowdown, the average price of a single family home went up from $324,252 in 2005 (year end) to $375,992 t...

By Steve Harless
(Legacy International)
Comments 3
I could'nt believe my ears....I was in a state of shock! Are Las Vegas homebuilders getting desperate?anyways, go and say hello to Kat at Maravilla at mountain's edge; she will not only help you make your YEARLY FINANCIAL GOALS, she is really nice and helpful...best regards, Steve Harless

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 6
Gena Riede put up a post about the hottest markets, hurting markets yesterday. Las Vegas came in at #2, right behind Cape Coral Florida. Frankly, I can't believe we didn't come in first!  The different factors used to determine the best and worse markets, are jobs, employment trends and growth ra...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 4
Construction is underway on one of the downtown loft projects. The Juhl loft project will be located in downtown Las Vegas in the "art" district. The building foundation is in the process of completion. Construction crews have begun a series of concrete pours and the entire project is projected t...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 2
October 21st is the second international real estate expo here in Las Vegas.  This year its being held at the MGM Grand. The expo will have over 400 exhibitors, ranging from builders/developers to interior designers and related products and services. The expo is open to the public and touts it wi...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 2
Despite recent cancellations of a few high profile high rise projects, most of them are moving right along. Turnberry Ltd recently announced that their newest project, Turnberry Towers, has reached the top of the East Tower. The 45 story tower should be fully completed by this coming spring.  Con...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 4
The colossal planned community on the strip is going forward. Project City Center will reside on the former site of the Boardwalk casino on the Las Vegas strip. It will be located between the Monte Carlo and the Bellagio, connecting both properties.  The entire parcel is 66 acres, making it the l...

By John Novak, Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace)
Comments 0
In a September 21 article in the Las Vegas Review-Journal, housing analyst Ken Perlman, of Sullivan Group, discusses how builders are moving away from master-planned communities dominated by single-family homes to more condo, townhome, and "wrap" projects. A "wrap" consists of housing units built...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
Comments 4
I was reading through the Nevada blog posts and came across one mentioning the cancellation of the Ivana project. Back in May of this year, Jacqui was interviewed by Jane Wells of CNBC (On the Money) about the Las Vegas high rise market. Strangely enough, the Ivana project was brought up. The lan...

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