Author Archives: Guy Johnson

About Guy Johnson

I am a licensed Nevada REALTOR® living and working in Reno, Nevada. Give me a call at 775-722-4011 and I will be happy to assist you with your real estate needs. I'm you Guy!

RSAR Monthly Market Report for Reno, Sparks and Fernley, Nevada – 4th Quarter and December 2018

The Reno/Sparks Association of REALTORS® (RSAR) has released its Market Report for 4th Quarter/December 2018. From the report… In the 4th quarter of 2018, Reno/Sparks had 1,310 sales of existing single-family homes; with a 17 percent decrease from last year … Continue reading

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Incline Village, Nevada housing market report

Below please find the current housing market report for Incline Village, Nevada, provided by our friends at First Centennial Title. From this week’s report… This week the median list price for Incline Village, NV is $1,695,000 with the market action … Continue reading

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This week’s real estate headlines

Here are a few national real estate-related stories and news pieces that came across my screen this week… from CNBC: New home sales tank 19 percent to end 2018 from Freddie Mac: Drop in Rates Leads to Jump in Mortgage … Continue reading

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2018 Washoe County home sales by zip code

Methodology Washoe County, Nevada encompasses 41 zip codes, however many of these zip codes are for P.O. boxes only and contain no homes. The analysis below applies to only those zip codes containing homes. Data in the charts and tables … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe Friday fact

How did the name Tahoe originate and what does it mean? The name Tahoe comes from a mispronunciation of the Washoe Native American name for Lake Tahoe, da ow a ga, which means, “edge of the lake.” Fact credit:

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All-cash sales increase in 2018

Reversing a downward trend observed since 2015, the portion of all-cash home sales in the Reno and Sparks, Nevada market climbed to 21.0 percent in 2018. Of the 5,972 homes sold in the Reno-Sparks area in 2018, 1,254 were cash … Continue reading

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Nevada again ranked as a top “inbound” state

United Van Lines has released the results of its 2018 National Movers Study, which reports the ratio of inbound vs. outbound moves for every state in the country, as well as demographic data (age, income, reason for moving) of those … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe Friday fact

Why is Lake Tahoe called the “Lake of the Sky?” The water surface of Lake Tahoe sits at an average elevation of 6,225.1 ft or 1.2 miles above sea level. This creates the metaphorical and poetic name, “Lake of the … Continue reading

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