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Real Estate Agent - Simply Vegas Real Estate - NV. License BS.507
Las Vegas Real Estate, local market and community news, and insight into relocating and living in the Las Vegas valley. Las Vegas Luxury custom and semi-custom homes, Celebrity homes, Las Vegas homes with views, golf homes, Las Vegas Active Adult homes, and family homes, from a licensed Las Vegas Broker / Salesperson/ buyers agent, sellers listing agent.
Yes, believe it or not, they're calling for a 90% chance of snow here in the Las Vegas Valley for Monday, December 5, 2008. It's one of those rare occasions, and if it does happen the snow won't last long after the sun comes up. Still, the northwestern and west side of the valley could get 3"-5"....
Silverton Casino construction hasn't grabbed the headlines like the new and mega-resort properties around Las Vegas. Yet it's latest expansion and parking garage coming in at $130 million isn't exactly pocket change. This is the latest in several construction projects that have been happening the...
That appears to be the setup being written about by Hubble Smith in an article in the Las Vegas Review Journal. He's reporting that home sales have doubled from year ago figures for the third straight month, and that inventory continues to shrink. The article also states that while median home pr...
If you needed some ideas for your next $25 million dollar landscape makeover, you may want to check out what the Mirage has done. Back in September I posted about the makeover, and have a picture there of the drained lagoon and the story and video of the new effects and music in the works. Yester...
This according to a report by National City Bank Economics, working with IHS Global Insight. They study home valuations in 330 cities across the US, and the Las Vegas housing market was near the bottom, at 287. Their point for determining a market is undervalued is 14%, so at 18.8%, it fits well ...
On 180 acres, at the location of the original springs that created 'The Meadows', the Spanish translation of Las Vegas, lies the Springs Preserve. The $250 million facility is an addition to the general growth of culture and history to be found in Las Vegas. There are interactive displays, classe...
Since it was designed in 1959 by Las Vegan Betty Willis and constructed by the Yesco Sign Company, The 'Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas' sign has become an international icon for the valley. It's a favorite spot to take a picture, for newlyweds, and those just visiting. There are countless thousand...
A short time back I blogged about Hampton Inns having a national Save-A-Landmark program. You could vote online, with those getting the most votes receiving assistance with their restoration projects. There were 3 from Nevada, and the Neon Museum, the old Las Vegas Sign 'Boneyard', was one of the...
As a Las Vegas Real Estate Agent, I stay on top of the market and know of some amazing custom luxury properties for sale. There are some incredible values today, but then there are always a few that are truly exceptional. In this case they are the one-of-a-kinds, and won't last long.The propertie...
We spent Wednesday night with a long time Las Vegas headliner, Master Magician Lance Burton at Monte Carlo on the Vegas Strip. Even with our front row seats, Lance continues to prove why he is a true master of his craft, with a performance of illusion after illusion that leaves you with that... ...

Roberta LaRocca

REALTORĀ®, Broker, Salesperson, NV. Lic BS.507
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