March 2018 Las Vegas Market Update

Las Vegas area real estate ended  March on a high note. The total number of homes sold shot up an incredible 1504 units, from 4972 in February to 6476 last month. The average sale price edged up modestly, from $288,218 to $288,431. March saw a rather dramatic decrease in the number of active listings; 9992 […]



DIY Upgrades That Make Your Home Sell for More

Spring is upon us, and with spring comes another anticipated time of year: home selling season. Traditionally, spring is one of the most popular times to list a home for sale. It’s also an excellent season for spring cleaning and trying out a few home-improvement projects on the weekends. If you’re thinking about selling your […]





Seaquest Interactive Aquarium

Seaquest Interactive Aquarium located in the Boulevard Mall in Las Vegas has some great new exhibits that I am dying to check out. You can now play with and feed River Otters, Coatimundis and Capybaras. The small-clawed River Otters have been on display for just a few weeks.  They are native to SE Asia.  Guests are […]




Golden Knights Game

Olga and I were lucky enough to be able to attend our first Vegas Golden Knights game recently.  It was a wild and crazy atmosphere both before and especially during the game. I have been to many sporting events in different locations but I don’t think I have ever experienced such a loud and boisterous […]




Want to Turn Your Home into a Sanctuary?

Recently the Las Vegas Weekly published an article on turning our homes into a sanctuary.  The article offers suggestions for making each room a pleasant place to be.  One of my favorite people, Scott Seeley of the Writers Block bookstore, has suggestions for adding a book nook and there are suggestions for gardeners and decorators.  […]