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More Home Buyers Qualifying for a Home Loan, Good News for Real Estate Market:

Now that seven years have passed since the beginning of the housing market meltdown in 2007, home owners who lost their home to foreclosure or short sale, can now qualify for a home loan. Real estate analytics company RealtyTrac says the Las Vegas metropolitan area should benefit from the resurrection of “boomerang buyers.” They represent […]

The Pros and Cons of Guard Gated Communities

There are several Pros and Cons to buying a home in a Guard Gated Community. A guard gated community has many benefits, but may not be for everyone. There are nice homes in Las Vegas located in safe neighborhoods, but many are located on the outskirts of the city. However, there are some hidden communities […]

Las Vegas leads all cities with 24.9 percent home-price gain – By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices rose 12.1 percent in June from a year earlier with Las Vegas leading all cities with a 24.9 percent gain. But month-over-month price gains slowed in most markets, a sign that higher mortgage rates may weigh on the housing recovery. The Standard &Poor’s/Case-Shiller […]

Home Buyer Traffic Increases in September:

Residential Real Estate Purchase activity has picked up in September.  Buyers who sat on the sidelines this summer expecting prices to fall even further have come back in the market.  The record low interest rates and low prices has motivated buyers to start buying again before rates go back up.  I have seen many cases where […]

Selecting the Right Las Vegas Realtor for the Job

Before you decide on any Las Vegas realtor to assist you in buying or selling a home you should talk with a few agents first to find the right one to suit your specific needs. To do this, get recommendations from family, friends or neighbors and find out whose name keep coming up in conversation. […]