Category Archives: General

What is an Accessory Dwelling Unit? And can I build one in Washoe County?

If you haven’t heard yet, you will soon: Amazon just invested millions into a prefab homebuilder startup called Plant Prefab. I woke up this morning and saw the news of Amazon’s investment all over the internet… from CNBC: Amazon makes … Continue reading

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“Search for Properties” page is working again!

It was brought to my attention recently that the property search page was not working. [Thank you to readers of the blog who brought the issue to my attention. Much appreciated.] I am happy to report that the Search for … Continue reading

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A few of my recent Facebook posts…

In addition to posting on this blog, I also maintain a Facebook Page where I post daily content on the Reno and Sparks, Nevada real estate market and economy. Below are a few recent posts from my Facebook Page. As … Continue reading

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A few of my recent Facebook posts

In addition to posting on this blog, I also maintain a Facebook Page where I post daily content on the Reno and Sparks, Nevada real estate market and economy. Below are a few recent posts from my Facebook Page. Regarding … Continue reading

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Reasons to move to Reno, Nevada

In 2015 I was one of a handful of locals interviewed by Zillow for a story they published on their Zillow Blog titled, 15 Reasons to Move to Reno, the Biggest Little City in the World. To this day, my … Continue reading

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Why are people moving to Nevada?

United Van Lines has just released their 2017 National Movers Study. The report shows the ratio of moves to/from Nevada as 61 percent inbound moves vs. 39 percent outbound moves. This makes Nevada one of the highest ranking states in … Continue reading

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How Accurate is Zillow’s Zestimate?

Of the more than 108 million homes currently listed on Zillow, nearly 97 million of them have Zillow Zestimates® calculated. But how accurate are these zestimates? I get this question a lot from clients. Fortunately, there’s an easy answer as … Continue reading

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November median sales price and other market metrics

November’s median sales price continued to climb tying the year’s high of $355,000 set in July earlier this year. November’s median sales price for homes sold in Reno and Sparks, Nevada increased 2.7 percent over October’s median of $345,500; and … Continue reading

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