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By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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
(Platinum Real Estate)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
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Despite a cooling of the housing market in Las Vegas, the condo conversion rate is still going strong. At one time, the city council was actually considering a six month moratorium for any new condo conversions because of the lack of rental apartments.  Sales have started to decline, despite that...

By Jamie Maxwell, #LasVegasRealEstate
(702 Ventures Inc)
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One of the homes in my area has had a Help U Sell sign in their yard for about 4 months. I noticed the other morning that the sign had changed to a full service brokerage. I hope the agent works hard promoting the property and gets it sold for the owner. You just can't beat a hard working agent t...

By John Novak, Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace)
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(... in response to Blog Topic #6 ...)Hello Mr. Mardini,Thanks for your inquiry from my ActiveRain profile about the Las Vegas real estate market. Southern Nevada continues to attract new residents in record numbers. In fact, North Las Vegas is the 2nd fastest growing city in the nation. We offer...

By John Novak, Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace)
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An article titled "Appliances, upgrades, landscaping ... it's all 'free'" in this morning's Las Vegas Review-Journal discusses the effect of builder incentives (up to 10% co-ops, and $25,000+ to buyers) on the housing market. For resale homes, it's brutally challenging. Although they may only be ...

By John Novak, Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace)
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In early 2004, with only about 2500 resale homes on the market, many Las Vegas homebuilders didn't offer any co-op to agents. They had waiting lists of hundreds, and some hopeful buyers would actually 'camp out' near the sales trailer waiting for the next release. Today with over 16,000 resale ho...

By Jacqulyn Richey, Las Vegas Real Estate
(Prominent Realty Group)
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Last year Nevada added a new custom license plate to their charity plate list. For those of you that live in Nevada or are thinking of moving there, the plate fee is initially $61 and then $30 to renew each year.  Of that, $25 of the initial fee and $20 of the renewal is donated to local animal r...

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