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By Terrie Leighton, Reno Real Estate Agent ~ Selling Homes in Reno
(Ferrari-Lund Real Estate )
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Sorrento Trail by Toll BrothersLast weekend, my client and I attended the "Grand Opening" of the Sorrento Trails gated community in South Reno. Sorrento Trail is a Toll Brothers project (amazing of course) and is part of the master-planned Bella Vista Ranch. Bella Vista Ranch, by Toll Brothers, i...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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The Reno housing crunch is expected to continue through 2019. And the median sale price for a Reno home hit an all-time high of $355,000 in November 2017. So, your sights may turn to buying a fixer-upper as an option. These are still hard to find in today's market. However, when you do locate one...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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The Reno housing market was THE hottest topic of 2017 here in the Truckee Meadows area of Nevada. Affordability and availability seem to be the hardest for buyers to come by. The following are the top five topics we covered about the Reno housing market over the last year.The Reno Housing MarketR...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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Part of the Reno home buying process should involve a home inspection at some point. Even brand new construction includes the potential for problems. Since you're investing so much of your hard earned money, you want to make sure your investment is as sturdy as possible. That's where the Reno hom...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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Reno buyers have been facing issues with affordability and inventory for months now. The November 2017 Reno Sparks Market Report shows that this continues to ring true today. Even new and active listings took a hit last month after a bustling October. Learn what's happening in the Reno market rig...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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Affordability continues to be a sticky subject in the Reno housing market. The economy managed to slowly rebound from its huge downfall in the mid to late-2000s thanks in large part to its appeal for businesses in nearby Silicon Valley as well as other large corporations. However, their move into...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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While this Reno scam alert actually originated in Placer County, California, it provides valuable information to avoid being ripped off. California police call it the "Delivery Man Credit Card Scam". If a delivery man requires you to provide a credit card for a delivery you weren't expecting, be ...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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As is typical of this time of year, the October 2017 Reno-Sparks Market Report showed that sales tapered off from the hot summertime figures. However, they remain higher than last October's sales. Prices hit their highest mark in almost 12 years. And we don't see that slowing down anytime soon.Oc...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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The heating and cooling of your home accounts for approximately half of your monthly energy bill. A smart thermostat can help you regulate your energy usage more efficiently, saving you money. Did you know that NV Energy offers Reno homeowners a free smart thermostat for their property? It's true...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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As you are probably well aware of by now, Reno remains clearly a seller's market. Low inventory partnered with a high growth rate thanks to more jobs coming into the area helped push prices up. Both rents and home sale prices hit record highs over the summer. The only way to help ease this at the...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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Winter is almost here. That means local haunts like Mount Rose, Diamond Peak (Incline Village) and Northstar at Tahoe (Truckee) should be opening for business soon. National Geographic released their list of the Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns and Reno skiing made the list. In fact, they were only best...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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The September 2017 Reno-Sparks Market Report showed a significant drop in sales and median sale price from August. Year-over-year prices, on the other hand, went up. We firmly remain in a seller's market. September 2017 Reno-Sparks Market ReportReno-Sparks Home Sales - September 2017The Reno Spar...

By Terrie Leighton, Reno Real Estate Agent ~ Selling Homes in Reno
(Ferrari-Lund Real Estate )
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Special Events In Reno November 2017 Are you looking for something fun to do in Reno, NV this November? Check out these top notch special events happening here in our wonderful city. From the inspiring Reno Aerial Fest at the Reno~Sparks Convention Center, to the 20th Anniversary tour of Rent at ...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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Most of us are divided up into two groups: dog lovers and cat lovers. Sure, there's the small faction that loves both. An even smaller group can't stand either. But one thing is clear. According to REALTOR.com, Reno real estate is tops with dog lovers.Reno Real Estate Ranks #2 on Best Cities for ...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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The average Nevada home uses over 900 kWh of energy on average each month. That comes to around $110 per month in energy costs. The City of Reno wants all of us to make an effort to reduce our energy usage. They decided to lead by example. That's why they've reduced the energy usage in their faci...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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In mid-September, EDAWN announced the newest arrival to our Reno economy: tech startup Alchemy. They join a long line of tech-related businesses making Reno their home. Just another reason Reno is quickly becoming known as the next Silicon Valley.Who is Alchemy?Alchemy works with cloud-based Work...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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In good news, the August 2017 Reno Sparks Market Report indicated a decrease in the median sale price. Unfortunately, inventory tightened up even more. The area remains firmly in the Seller's favor.August 2017 Reno Sparks Market ReportTotal Reno Sparks Sales in August 2017According to the Reno Sp...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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Since its economic rebound, Reno found itself lacking in two areas: storage and affordable housing. Two different companies want to tackle these problems in one location. The location of the former Great Western Marketplace Reno is scheduled to become a storage facility and an apartment complex. ...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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While high tech dominates much of the Reno jobs front, our retail sector continues adding new businesses.  In fact, a brand new health conscious supermarket store is set to open its doors on September 13th.  But they need people to staff it.  That's why Reno Sprouts Farmers Market will be holding...

By Charlene Hamilton, Reno Relocation Real Estate
(Keller Williams Group One Reno)
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Back in October 2016, Reno Land Inc. unveiled their plans for their Reno Park Lane Revelopment project.  At the time, they weren't sure when ground would be broken.  They only had their vision for what could become of the old eyesore known as the Park Lane Mall.  It now appears that we could be s...

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