The LiveWellVegas blogs present information about communities, real estate, home life and fun in Las Vegas from a personal perspective that includes opinions. These come from our own writers and from professionals and involved citizens in our community.

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Vegas will be best 2018 housing market – Report

Home buyers and sellers can expect higher prices next yearVegas still affordable metro marketPrice growth predicted at 6.9 percentJobs, economy, population growth, incomes strongLas Vegas will be the top 2018 housing market in the nation, with competitive sales and price growth — while remaining an affordable metro area.That’s according to a Realtor.com analysis, which took…

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Is Vegas in a housing bubble or not?

Prices are up and rates remain low, fueling housing bubble speculation But homeowners are not using houses as ATMs … and they remember the recent crash. Also, Wall Street, appraisers and others are more tightly monitored Housing prices are up and so is employment and income. Home mortgage loans remain at historically low levels, and…

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A homebuyer’s question: Where in Vegas to live?

Las Vegas is a relatively small city for a metro area as well known as it is internationally, both in population (slightly above 2 million) and land mass. An advantage of that, compared to bigger, older or denser areas like Phoenix or Los Angeles, is that it’s relatively easy to get around. That means your…