Las Vegas Real Estate Blog

  • How to Prepare for Emergencies in Your Home in Las Vegas (Part 1)

    BY Dawn Houlf

    Dawn Houlf here with some important information to keep you , your family and pets safe in an emergency.  When you move into your new home, you may not think to revise and update your emergency plan, but natural disasters strike without warning. Avo...

  • How Does a Pool Affect My Home Value in Las Vegas ?

    BY Dawn Houlf

      Dawn Houlf here.  As temperatures begin to rise, the lure of sparkling sunlight reflected off rippling blue water draws many homeowners to invest in an in-ground pool. That a pool adds to quality of life, there is no doubt. When it com...

  • DIY Renovation Tips for Your Las Vegas Home

    BY Dawn Houlf

    If you're thinking of buying a fixer-upper for the first time, whether to live in yourself or to flip your Las Vegas home, doing some of the renovations yourself can be satisfying and economical. You've watched plenty of television shows where novice...

  • Drought Tolerant Landscaping Ideas for Home owners in Las Vegas

    BY Dawn Houlf

     Dawn Houlf here with tips for  your home landscaping.  In the excitement of buying and decorating a  home, remember to plan for the long-term when you start landscaping. With the recent widespread drought problems in Las Vegas, installing susta...

  • Spring in Las Vegas Means Servicing Your Air Conditioner

    BY Dawn Houlf

    Dawn Houlf  here with a tip on maintaining your home's cool air.  In preparation for warmer summer days, spring is the perfect time to have your air conditioner serviced. With regular service, air conditioning units can continue to function in the ...

  • 8 Creative Tips on Saving for a Down Payment in Green Valley

    BY Dawn Houlf

    8 Creative Tips on Saving for a Down payment in Green Valley You're finally ready to think about buying a home in Green Valley, Las Vegas, NV, but you doubt your ability to save up the necessary down payment. Twenty percent of even a modest home ...

  • How to get Clean Sparkling Windows in Las Vegas

    BY Dawn Houlf

    The warming days of spring are the perfect time to bring some light and air into your home. Whether you are planning to sell your home now or sometime in the future, having clean bright windows gives a home a whole new look and transform a dull inter...

  • Do you Want to Buy an Older House in Las Vegas?

    BY Dawn Houlf

      With many older neighborhoods in Las Vegas experiencing revitalization, an older home might be a smart investment. So, whether you're a first-time buyer or looking to flip a house for cash, an older home in an established neighborhood mi...

  • First Things First … Choosing Your New Neighborhood in Las Vegas

    BY Dawn Houlf

    With all of the tools available online and off for finding your new home, you can spend lots of time thinking about the type of house you want, planning how many bedrooms, what type of flooring, what appliances come with the kitchen, and if it has a ...

  • Easy Curb Appeal Upgrades You Can Do On a Weekend

    BY Dawn Houlf

    Make your Las Vegas home stand out from your neighbors!  Sometimes the idea of getting your home ready to sell in Las Vegas can be overwhelming.   You might be tempted to sell it "as is" instead. Adding a little curb appeal, however, will help yo...