Category Archives: Neighborhoods

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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Social home shopping

Zillow has a cool new tool called Neighborhood Advice. Dubbed “social home shopping”, Zillow’s Neighborhood Advice feature allows users to ask their friends questions about a neighborhood or area of interest while shopping for homes. The tool works by utilizing … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe housing market – third-quarter stats

Chase International has released Lake Tahoe’s housing sales stats for the third quarter of 2011. From the 3rd-quarter report: The median price of a home in Lake Tahoe is $370,500; down 10 percent from the third quarter of 2010. While … Continue reading

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Montreux home sales doing well

I’ve just received the latest Montreux Real Estate Update from the Montreux Sales Team, so I thought I would share the numbers. From the report: Montreux is on track to do significantly better than the previous year, both in terms … Continue reading

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Incline Village’s lakefront property

In case you missed it, the RGJ had a recent interesting piece on Incline Village’s lakefront property and owners.  Read it here: Small group owns nearly 40 percent of Incline Village’s lakefront property

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Elko’s housing market brisk

I realize Elko, Nevada is not a market covered here in the Reno Realty Blog, but I saw a nice piece about our neighbors in the eastern part of the state in REALTOR® Magazine’s blog, Speaking of Real Estate. Good-paying … Continue reading

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Nevada taking on HOAs

Nevada legislators are looking to reform the rules governing HOAs.  SB174 is a 43-page bill that would change Nevada statute on HOAs and features many pro-homeowner measures, according to sponsor Assemblywoman Allison Copening, D-Las Vegas. See the’s report Nevada … Continue reading

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What are the top selling MLS areas in the Reno-Sparks market?

During this morning’s sales meeting, our broker distributed a list of the top-selling (by units) MLS areas.  The numbers below represent year-to-date totals…from an area-wide total of 3,682 units sold since January 1, 2010. Not surprisingly, Stead, where the YTD … Continue reading

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