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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.
  This according to the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® figures as reported here in the Las Vegas Sun. It's a 78.3% increase above April 2008 sales, and up 7.3% over the previous month's gains. The article also noted a whopping 40% 'price drop', April 2008 to April 2009. Las Vegas fore...
  With a nearly year round growing season, Las Vegas has some incredible plants and flowers. Coming from the colder climates of the east, it was such a pleasure to see so much color and life throughout the year. No more cabin fever from the dreary days of waiting for spring to arrive. Click for L...
  If you follow my Active Rain Blog, you probably know there are pilots in my household. So for us, being around airports large and small isn't an unusual experience. My better half is a former Public Affairs Officer, that among other things, was involved in organising and participating in a numb...
  This past weekend I posted about my trip on the Southern Nevada Railway train ride. Afterwards we headed over to the 24th Annual Boulder City Fine Arts Festival to enjoy the art and the food. The 2 day event was held in Bicentennial Park in the downtown area of the city.I've also posted about B...
  Many visitors think of living in Las Vegas as the 'Wild Life'. Their brief stop at a very small 4.5 mile 'Strip' of land often gives them a limited view of all that Las Vegas has to offer, and there is much more. Yes, you can experience the other wildlife found in and around the valley. From wh...
  If you've been following my blog you know that Las Vegas home sales have been on the rise for quite some time. The pricing from the downturn combined with low interest rates has made homes in Las Vegas very affordable. From basic tract homes and condos all the way to the ultimate in luxury exec...
  Since I did my post on Free Las Vegas Foreclosure List - You don't need to pay for Foreclosed Home Listings, I've had some interesting feedback. Many were surprised to find out that yes, your local Real Estate Agent has these listings. There aren't any foreclosed 'Secret Properties' to be bough...
  Yes, it's time for true confessions. When I'm not a Las Vegas Real Estate Agent, and sometimes when I am, I'm a Las Vegas Stripper. Yes, another myth busted...Las Vegas Locals do go to the Strip. Now if you were thinking of the 'other' kind of Stripper...sorry, I'd probably fall like Jamie Curt...
  I borrowed my graphic from my last post on a Tech Tip for ActiveRainers or Home Buyers using multiple PCs. It seems to work for this computer security tip as well.The jury is still out on the latest variants of the Conficker - Downadup worm that's set to go off on April 1, 2009. Still, it has c...
  Since you're here at ActiveRain, it's safe to say you at least have computer access. You may also be among the growing numbers of households that have multiple computers and a home network. Personally you may even have more than one computer that you use...desktops, laptops, or a combination of...

Roberta LaRocca

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