Category Archives: Neighborhoods

A deep dive analysis on Reno-Sparks’ housing crisis

Check out today’s Reno Gazette Journal’s piece on Reno-Sparks’ affordable housing crisis. This deep-dive analysis is worth the read: Reno-Sparks has an affordable housing crisis. So why aren’t developers building more houses? From the RGJ piece above: Incomes, meanwhile, have … Continue reading

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Which zip codes in Reno and Sparks, Nevada saw the greatest price increase in 2015?

The table below shows the 2015 4th-quarter median sales prices for houses throughout the Reno and Sparks, Nevada metropolitan area, broken out by zip code. The table compares 2015 4th-quarter data to the same period from 2014. The zip codes … Continue reading

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Which MLS areas of Reno and Sparks, Nevada saw the largest price increases in 2015?

On a quarter-over-quarter basis, the median sales price for houses in the Reno-Sparks market increased a little over 10 percent in 2015 [4th-quarter 2014 median of $286,286 compared to 4th-quarter 2013 median of $260,000.] However, not all Reno and Sparks, … Continue reading

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Which MLS areas of Reno and Sparks, Nevada saw the largest price increases in 2014?

On a quarter-over-quarter basis, the median sales price for houses and condos in the Reno-Sparks market increased nearly 17 percent in 2014 [4th-quarter 2014 median of $242,000 compared to 4th-quarter 2013 median of $207,000.] However, not all areas saw the … Continue reading

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Median sales price by zip code

The table below shows the median sales prices for houses and condos throughout the Reno and Sparks, Nevada metropolitan area, broken out by zip code. I compared 2014 4th-quarter data to the same period for 2013. The zip codes are … Continue reading

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Zillow’s negative equity map

Zillow now has an interactive map that displays the percentage of homes in a particular county or ZIP code that are in negative equity (see map below). Negative equity is commonly referred to as being underwater. The map also shows … Continue reading

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Reno and Sparks home sales by zip code

I’ve noticed an uptick in property searches by zip codes recently on this site. That got me thinking that it has been a few months since I’ve reported the median sales price broken out by zip codes in the Reno … Continue reading

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Neighborhoods by median income

The Reno Gazette-Journal has posted a map showing median income for neighborhoods in Washoe County. Check it out here: Neighborhoods in Reno and Sparks and their estimated median income, or click on the thumbnail.

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