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Vegas tops nation in housing value gains

After a hellish recession-era bust, housing value gains, particularly for cheaper homes, is 100% plus for past 5 yearsVegas tops San Francisco, Seattle in housing value gainsStarter homes gain the most2018 expected to see more of the same, maybe not as dramaticBy Hal DeKeyserWe’ve hard all the wild stories about housing prices skyrocketing off the…

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Inspirada – A Henderson community of parks

If you like connected green space for the whole family plus lots of communal features, check out Inspirada, a Henderson community of parksConnected parks and sports courtsSmall lotsFreeway close in HendersonBy Hal DeKeyserWhat you first notice on driving into this Henderson community of parks called Inspirada is a spine of lawn sewn down the backbone…

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Vegas home prices jump 14% from last December

That’s even with less inventory of homes for saleMedian price jumps 26.5 percentThird-best year for sales in VegasReal estate market shows more stabilityLas Vegas home prices jumped 14 percent from the end of 2016 to 2017, despite fewer houses going up for sale, according to the local Realtors group.That made the median price for a…

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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…