real estate in nevada: Exceptional Home In Sparks, NV For Sale - 10/05/15 09:08 AM
Exceptional Home For Sale


real estate in nevada: Reno Real Estate ~ South Suburban Reno Homes For Sale - 02/27/11 08:55 AM
I recently wrote a blog about the Mt. Rose Ski Resort and received several emails regarding homes located near Reno's most popular ski area. Below is a little bit of information to help you fall in love with the lovely South Suburban area in Reno, Nevada, 89511.
Located in the South Suburban area of Reno, Nevada, single family homes are found scattered along the Mt. Rose highway and Arrowcreek Parkway. Parts of the neighborhoods are rural, but much of the area has the feel of luxury resort living with many sprawling, southwestern-type homes.
The area has several upscale subdivisions, The Reserves … (1 comments)

real estate in nevada: Lake Tahoe Living ~ Most Expensive American Zip Codes ~ Incline Village 89451 - 11/02/10 01:24 PM
Incline Village, Nevada one of Americas most expensive places to live? Not Really!

Lake Tahoe is truly one of the most beautiful places in America to visit. But is it one of the most expensive places to live?
According to, Incline Village at North Lake Tahoe in Nevada, is one of the most expensive ZIP codes in America. Forbes's 2010 annual list of America's Most Expensive Zip Codes places Incline Village at #389.
If you have ever taken a drive on Lakeshore Boulevard in Incline Village and noticed some of the beautiful lake front homes, this latest list probably does not surprise you. But what … (5 comments)

real estate in nevada: 9195 Red Baron Reno Nevada Real Estate - Just Listed - 08/26/09 04:42 PM
9195 Red Baron Reno Nevada Real Estate
Reno Nevada Real Estate ~ Just listed with Terrie Leighton, 9195 Red Baron Blvd, Reno Nevada 89506.
This property is a single family residence located in the Brookdale Subdivision in the North Valleys area of Reno, Nevada. This Centex home was built in 2006. It is surrounded by other similar residences nestled together to form a wonderful, charming neighborhood.
The price is $134,000. That is about $77.59 per square foot. The house is approximately 1727 square foot in size. 9195 Red Baron has three bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms, two stories and a two car garage.
Take a … (9 comments)

real estate in nevada: Sparks Nevada Market Report, July 2009, Spanish Springs East, Sparks Nevada - 08/17/09 10:10 AM
Sparks Nevada Market Report, July 2009, Spanish Springs East
This market report is for single family homes located in Spanish Springs East area of Sparks, Nevada. Homes located  in Spanish Springs East, lie in the Wingfield Springs development. Developers started building homes in Wingfield Springs in the late 1990's. The homes in this market report were built between 1999 and 2005.
This report includes homes listed and sold in the price range of $100,000 to $200,000.

Here are your basic market statistics for homes listed and sold in Spanish Springs East, Sparks Nevada.
Zip Code 89436 ~ Area 183
Sold Activity:
~There were 14 homes sold during the … (4 comments)

real estate in nevada: Northern Nevada Foreclosure Properties ~ FHA 203K Rehab Loan Program - 05/17/09 04:06 AM
If you are considering buying a foreclosed property that is in need of repairs but you only have enough money for the down payment and the  closing costs that are needed to buy a home with a FHA loan, you may want to look into the FHA 203K Rehab Loan Program.

When you buy a distressed property with the FHA 203K Loan Program, the costs to renovate the home can be included in the loan. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) administered this program to help single family properties that need repairs and rehabilitation.
By helping borrowers with the … (2 comments)

real estate in nevada: Northern Nevada Golf Courses ~ Where Scenic Views Are Par For The Course! - 05/05/09 12:21 PM
Northern Nevada Golf Courses ~ Sparks, Nevada

If you like to golf, there is no shortage of golf courses in Northern Nevada.
 Northern Nevada is home to some of the most scenic, challenging courses in the state of Nevada!
Have you been looking for home in a golf course community? Are you interested in learning how to golf? Want to improve your golf game?
In the city of Sparks, Nevada you will find D'Andrea Golf Club,   the Links At Kiley Ranch and The Resort at Red Hawk Lakes Course.
Each course offers golf lessons, discounts to locals and … (8 comments)

real estate in nevada: Reno, Nevada Luxurious Single Family Homes For Sale ~ A Damonte Ranch Community - 04/21/09 07:58 AM
Dorado At Domonte Ranch in Reno, Nevada is now Selling Homes starting in the Mid $300,000's             
This extrordinary gated community is part of a new master plan in Damonte Ranch!
Choose from three very sophisticated models and design your dream home!
Amenities at Dorado include:
Gated community Low-maintenance outdoor living with spacious courtyards Professionally designed front landscaping Damonte Ranch will also feature an extensive trail system that connects neighborhoods and parks  A few facts about Damonte Ranch:
 Damonte Ranch is a master-planned community that is situated on 2,000 acres of scenic land. It is located at the base … (8 comments)

real estate in nevada: Northern Nevada Condo Price Reduction ~ 2624 Sunny Slope #16 Sparks, Nevada - 04/17/09 08:29 AM
~2624 Sunny Slope #16, Sparks, Nevada 89434~
Now listed at $104,000!
New price reduction on this one bedroom, ground floor, corner unit condo in Springland Village!
Located in Sparks, Nevada,  this condo is ready to go with amenities that include two swimming pools,  a spa, a tennis court, full time security, year round grounds keeping that includes snow removal, two covered parking spots and partial utilities.
Enjoy the following slide show of 2624 Sunny Slope #16 and call me today for your personal showing! You can reach me at 775-846-5424, email me, or visit Serving Reno and Sparks for  a list  of  of  Northern Nevada … (7 comments)

real estate in nevada: Northern Nevada Real Estate and The $8000 First Time Home Buyers Tax Credit - 03/21/09 10:18 AM

If you are a first time home buyer and  live in Northern Nevada,  or anywhere in the United States, you may be eligible for the $8000 first time home buyers tax credit! Great news, right?
On February 17, 2009, Congress passed The American Recovery And Reinvestment Act of 2009.
The American Recovery And Reinvestment Act of 2009  says that first time home buyers are eligible to receive a $8000 tax credit.
How do you know if you are a first time home buyer? 
The law defines the first time home buyer as "a buyer who has not owned or lived … (8 comments)

real estate in nevada: Reno Total Home Show ~ Reno, Nevada - 03/19/09 06:24 PM

The 12th Annual Reno Total Home Show is coming back to Reno, Nevada!
When: March 27th ~ 12pm to 7pm
           March 28th ~ 10am to 7pm
           March 29th ~ 10am to 5pm
Price: $8 Adults
         $4 Seniors
          Kids 12 & under are free
        *Bring a non perishable food donation to receive a $1 discount off your ticket
Where: Reno Sparks Convention Center
           4590 S. Virginia Street
           Reno, Nevada 89502
The 12th annual Reno Total Home Show will be in Reno, Nevada … (8 comments)

real estate in nevada: Condo For Sale ~2624 Sunny Slope #16, Sparks, Nevada ~ Price Reduced - 03/18/09 06:21 PM
~2645 Sunny Slope # 16, Sparks, Nevada 89434~
Located in Springland Village

A darling, meticulously maintained one bedroom condominium is for sale in Springland Village.
Asking price is $104,000.
Built in early 1980, the current owner purchased this ground floor unit from its original owner and has upgraded many features throughout.
This lovely condo features a fireplace, washer and dryer, master bedroom with walk in closet, newer kitchen appliances, separate dining area and comfortable living room.
Delightful Kitchen

Large Dining Area

From the patio you have a view of the beautiful Springland Village grounds … (7 comments)

real estate in nevada: ~Spanish Springs ~ Sparks, Nevada ~ Short Sale Listing ~ 89436~ - 02/21/09 01:38 PM

real estate in nevada: Northwest Reno, Nevada ~ Short Sale ~ 89523 - 02/20/09 06:14 AM

real estate in nevada: Condominium Project Continues In Sparks, Nevada - 02/15/09 05:14 PM
Casoleil Condominiums, located in the beautiful Spanish Springs neighborhood in Sparks, Nevada are now building and selling  "Phase 2."

Single Story floor plans are available.  Units are either up one flight of stairs or on ground level. All rooms are located on one floor. Each unit comes with a one or two car garage, paved driveways, slate entry ways, covered deck and patios.
Interior features include 9-foot ceilings, granite slab counter tops in kitchen and baths, upgraded "Clean Steel" appliances, dual sinks in master baths, 2 full bathrooms, custom wood cabinets throughout and upgraded 48oz carpeting and pad.
On-Site amenities … (10 comments)

real estate in nevada: ~How To Get Your Credit Report In Shape In 2009~ - 01/05/09 12:32 PM
 Is your credit score holding you back from getting what you want? Why not make getting your credit report in shape part of your 2009 resolutions?
Here are a few tips to help you shape up your credit report for 2009:
1) Pay your bills on time. This is the best way to improve your scores, and it is never to late to start!
2) Keep credit card balances low. High outstanding debt can pull down your score.
3) Check your report for accuracy. It is possible there may be inaccurate information on your report.
4) Pay off debt rather than moving … (10 comments)

real estate in nevada: ~The Homes for the Holidays Home Tour~ - 12/04/08 02:31 PM
~~The 16th annual Homes for the Holidays Home Tour~~
The Homes for the Holidays Home Tour is a one-of-a-kind fundraiser  that provides exclusive tours of some of Reno's finest homes while benefiting women and children who have been affected by substance abuse.
The tour is  December 6th & 7th from 10am to 3:30pm.
Showcased homes open their doors to give you an up close and personal look at stunning architecture and decor. The homes are  professionally decorated for the holidays. Guests from past tours have said they were left mesmerized and stunned after seeing the beautifully decorated homes. 
The Homes for the Holidays Home Tour began 16 … (3 comments)

real estate in nevada: ~Sparks Hometown Christmas Celebration~ - 12/02/08 10:23 AM
~~~Saturday, December 6, 2008~~~
~~Sparks Hometowne Christmas Celebration on Victorian Avenue~~

 The 22nd annual celebration is being held this Saturday and will once again provide family fun, entertainment, photos with Santa, Christmas carols and a tree-lighting ceremony.
Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin will serve as this years Grand Marshal for the Hometown Christmas Parade that begins at 1 p.m. on Victorian Avenue. Natalie earned six medals at the 2008 Beijing Summer Games and five  medals at the 2004 Athens Games.
The parade will travel east to west along Victorian Avenue from 1 to 3p.m.
Immediately following the parade, attendees are invited to watch … (4 comments)

real estate in nevada: ~When Patient Clients Win The Short Sale Race~ - 11/26/08 09:38 AM
I have been so lucky  to have a patient buyer. She and I put together a deal in June. We made an offer on a short sale property here in Nevada  and we  finally have a close of escrow date scheduled for December. Yippee!

After I told my client this good news and told her it was time to lock in on an interest rate and get the loan process under way,  she told me  she felt like she just won a race!
All of the waiting, the negotiating,  the paper work and  phone calls that are involved in getting   third party approvals are exhausting and can … (11 comments)

real estate in nevada: ~Vista Valley Shoppes ~ Holiday Bus Shopping Tour ~ Sparks, Nevada ~ - 10/25/08 01:49 PM

The Vista Valley Shoppes wish to invite you along with your friends and families to come to their 2nd Annual Holiday Bus Shopping Tour on Saturday, November 8, 2008!
10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Tickets are $40 per person.
  Tickets include: wine, food, souvenir glass, bus tour, and gift bag!
The Vista Valley Shoppes are located in Sparks, Nevada in the Spanish Springs and Vista Village Shopping Centers. The shopping centers are surrounded by residential homes which makes shopping convenient for those who live near by.
The Vista Valley Shoppes are a cluster of locally owned and operated shops, eateries and salons that are conviently located in East Sparks, … (2 comments)

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Terrie Leighton

Reno Real Estate Agent ~ Selling Homes in Reno

Reno, NV

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Ferrari-Lund Real Estate

Address: 500 Damonte Ranch Pkway, Reno, NV, 89521

Mobile: 775-846-5424

Office: 775-850-7033

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