Robin Smith, Las Vegas Builder Trade In

SHADOW POINT SHOWS MODELS IN SUMMERLIN

by Builder Trade In Program Feb, 13

Stonebridge is one of the newer villages of Summerlin and Shadow Point by Toll Brothers now has new model homes for viewing.  Shadow Point offers 102 homes in six unique single-story floor plans.

Shadow Point offers incredible views from the higher elevation the neighborhood sits on and the style of the exterior of the homes come in High Plains, Prairie and Desert Prairie architectural styles.  Homes range from 2,285 to 2,879 square feet with prices starting in the low $600,000s.  The neighborhood has a pool, barbeque and fire pit for all residents to enjoy.

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Selling Your House? Price It Right Up Front

by Builder Trade In Program Feb, 11

In today’s market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want to price their home higher than recommended, and many agents go along with the idea to keep their clients happy. However, the best agents realize that telling the homeowner the truth is more important than getting the seller to like them.

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Mortgage Rates Rise For First Time In 2019 But Are Expected To Fall From Here

by Builder Trade In Program Feb, 05

So far this year, the 30-year-fixed has averaged 4.46%

Rates for home loans ticked up slightly but look set to fall in the coming weeks as investors gird for a slower-growth economy.

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24 Hours that Suddenly Improved the Market

by Builder Trade In Program Jan, 28

This year started strong for real estate, but then the market began to soften. Home inventory in the starter and move-up categories dwindled to almost nothing, mortgage rates were projected to rise, and home sales had decreased for several months in a row.

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What is the Cost of Waiting Until Next Year to Buy?

by Builder Trade In Program Jan, 21

  • The cost of waiting to buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time.
  • Freddie Mac predicts interest rates to rise to 5.1% by the end of 2019.
  • CoreLogic predicts home prices to appreciate by 4.8% over the next 12 months.
  • If you are ready and willing to buy your dream home, find out if you are able to!
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VARENNA BY PULTE HOMES OPENS IN LAKE LAS VEGAS

by Builder Trade In Program Jan, 17

Pulte Homes is one of the most popular and sizable homebuilders in Southern Nevada and has opened its second neighborhood in the Lake Las Vegas master-plan community named Varenna.

Varenna has three single-story floor plans that range in size from 1,959 to 2,450 square feet and priced from the low $400,000s.  The Gateway model is 1,959 square feet and offers three to four bedrooms, two baths, spacious living area and a den.  There is also an optional garage storage area.

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SUMMERLIN HIT SO MANY MILESTONES IN 2018

by Builder Trade In Program Jan, 15

The award winning master-planned community of Summerlin has achieved so many milestones in 2018 – the year is one of the many years that will go down in the record books.

The big focus was and still is sports, along with the completion of the second business tower in Downtown Summerlin.  2 Summerlin is a Class-A office tower with 150,000 square feet of space.

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Home builders see rebound after housing market ‘pause’

by Builder Trade In Program Jan, 14

Call it the “pause that refreshes?”

The housing market endured a tough slog through most of 2018, but one home builder is adamant that a rebound is in store. That outlook, from Lennar Corp. LEN, -0.93%   executives, was enough to propel company shares up 10% this week, even as the company and a peer, KB Home KBH, +0.81%   both declined to provide formal guidance for the full year.

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2019 GRAND OPENINGS IN LAKE LAS VEGAS

by Builder Trade In Program Jan, 10

The beautiful master-planned community of Lake Las Vegas is starting 2019 with an event on January 13 to preview two new home neighborhoods and everyone is invited.  The event will be held at the Lake Las Vegas Sports Club from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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FOUR OF THE TOP MASTER-PLANNED COMMUNITIES ARE IN THE LAS VEGAS VALLEY

by Builder Trade In Program Jan, 08

The real estate consulting firm of John Burns Consulting has announced their list of the best selling master-planned communities in the United States in 2018 - four of the fifty listed are in Southern Nevada.  These communities sold at least 320 homes this past year.

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