Category Archives: General

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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The Oh-So-Handy Guide to Homebuying

The Nevada Housing Division has released the 2017 edition of its The Oh-So-Handy Guide to Homebuying. This consumer-friendly guide walks homebuyers through the home buying process and contains many tips and valuable advice. Check it out below…

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The home buying process

Here’s a step-by-step guide to the home buying process — provided by our friends at Ticor Title. Click on the photo to enlarge. And when you’re ready to begin your own home buying process give me a call. I’d love … Continue reading

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Nevada a “Top Moving Destination”

United Van Lines recently released its 2016 National Movers Study — See Retirees Moving to Mountain and Pacific West. Nevade took the #9 spot on the 2016 list of the nation’s “Top Moving Destination”. The top inbound states of 2016 … Continue reading

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This week’s real estate headlines

Here are a few national real estate-related stories that came across my screen this week… from USA Today: Lack of young homebuyers fuels generational wealth gap from RISMedia: Millennials Patient, Thrifty when It Comes to Homeownership from Forbes: Stressed Over … Continue reading

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Nevada ranks 4th as a top moving destination

Nevada ranks 4th in the U.S. as a “Top Moving Destination” on the United Van Lines’ 40th Annual National Movers Study. According to the interactive map above, the stated reasons for moving to Nevada provided by survey respondents were… 40% … Continue reading

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