Water Summit in Las Vegas

There’s an article in today’s Las Vegas Sun (yes, I still take a printed newspaper) about a conference on water being held at UNLV.  The focus is on the potential for technology and other innovations to manage the limited water resources here.  I thought it was fascinating and wanted to share it with you.  Here’s […]





New vs. Resale

Looking around Las Vegas, it seems new homes are sprouting up like it was 2004.  As the economy has recovered, the new home builders who survived the recession are once again opening new neighborhoods and building once again in new communities stalled during the recession.  Are they crazy; aren’t there still loads of distressed houses […]



2015 Housing Wrap Up

We at LasVegasHomeSpecialist have done our numbers for the past year and are feeling optimistic for the new one.  Our housing market has settled down and we think our ride on the roller coaster is over.  The Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors is reporting that median resale prices rose 6.4 percent in 2015, which […]



Scott Beaudry Named 2016 GLVAR President

We at LasVegasHomeSpecialist.com are proud to belong to the office of the new President of the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors President. Scott is a fantastic broker and person. We wouldn’t want to be in any other office! Story Courtesy Las Vegas Review-Journal, Special to RJNewHomes.Vegas Past presidents of the Greater Las Vegas Association […]



Home Organization Tips for the New Year

Happy New Year! Now that 2016 is here and the busyness of the holidays is over, many people are setting New Year’s resolutions — whether personal, professional, or real estate-related. It is the perfect time to set goals and welcome the new year with a fresh start. And what better way to start the new year fresh than by […]




2015 Valley Holiday Events

11/13-1/1  Ethel M. Chocolates Factory and Cactus Garden: 1 Sunset Way, Henderson.  The huge Ethel M’s cactus garden out front features a spectacular display of more than half a million holiday light, chocolate houses and sculptures and demonstrations of Ethel M. Chocolate creations.  Santa Claus visits at stipulated hours.  Nightly, 5pm to 9pm.  www.ethelm.com…………………………………………….800-438-4356 11/14-1/3 […]