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Steve Wynn's new addition to the Las Vegas skyline opens in just a few weeks. Encore and it's newly hired staff reported to be totaling 5300, are preparing for the December 22 opening. Steve's latest top of the building commercial is also out, with his flair for simple yet suspenseful with a touc...
I recently blogged on GSG Development seeking Henderson Planning Commission approval for a 40 acre mixed use project on the Cornerstone Redevelopment Site. The location is a former industrial site around Stephanie and the 215 Beltway, next to an approved future Cornerstone Lake Community Park. Th...
The community of Seven Hills is located to the southwest of Green Valley Ranch in Henderson, NV., in the southern end of the Las Vegas Valley. It's terraced into the foothills of the McCullough Mountain Range, often referred to as the 'Black Mountains' as they are part of a long extinct ancient v...
The self proclaimed "Mr. Chocolate", Flamingo comedian and Las Vegas resident George Wallace, once again was on hand to emcee the 15th annual Christmas lighting of the Botanical Cactus Gardens at Ethel M Chocolates. He was joined by Clint Holmes and Zowie Bowie, along with local choral groups per...
Yes, even with the daytime highs still in the upper 70's, the first snow of the season hit Las Vegas last night. The flurries started sometime after 7:30 and were scattered until after 10 PM. This fairly rare event for the desert was confined to the inside of the MGM Grand Garden Arena, and the a...
Green Valley Ranch, the community and the Casino Resort of the TV show American Casino fame, are located in south central Henderson, NV to the southeast of the Las Vegas Strip. It's a Master Planned Community that offers a variety of home choices along with commercial and mixed use for shopping a...
I recently mentioned the Las Vegas Neon Museum in a blog on Heritage Street at the Clark County Museum. At the county museum they have saved several historic buildings from Las Vegas' past, and will be a focal point of the county's 2009 centennial celebration. The Neon Museum not only restores an...
Living in Las Vegas has a number of perks, and Vegas locals specials are one of them. Or just being here when any show simply runs a discount. The holidays are almost upon us, and that's a time when you usually have some show specials. This year is no exception, and here are a few from the inside...
No, a rebound isn't happening right at this minute, but it appears there are a number of those getting prepared for it to come. Just a short while ago I mentioned that I saw a quick blurb hidden away in the Las Vegas Review Journal that quoted John Burns Real Estate Consulting. There it stated th...
The majority of people relocating to Las Vegas, at least in recent history, have been coming from the Golden State. Many leave to escape the higher cost of living, taxes, and the higher home prices. Unfortunately California may not want you to leave with all your gold.According to an article by L...

Roberta LaRocca

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