Las Vegas Gated Condo Communities – La Posada

This charming gated community of 338 homes is located in Summerlin and was one of the first of the Villages built during 1995.  For those home buyers seeking an affordable condo with one, two or three bedrooms, resales are available in units ranging in size from 560 to 1,243 sq. ft.

Upstairs units offer a balcony while downstairs units provide a patio.  All offer a fireplace and a detached carport.   Property features desert landscaping and mature shrubs.

This community in zip code 89128 is in the school zone for Roger M. Bryan Elementary, Ernest Becker Junior High and Cimarron-Memorial High School.

La Posada amenities include a clubhouse, two pools and an exercise room and it is within easy walking distance of Pueblo Park.

Conveniently located near Buffalo Road and Lake Mead Blvd., the area provides a number of restaurants, grocery stores and professional and other retail services as well as eight golf courses.

Current resale prices for available units are approximately $89,000 – $90,000 for three bedroom, two baths, 1,243 sq. ft., $65,000 – $75,000, 1,009 sq. ft. for two bedroom, two baths, $65,000 for two bedroom, one bath, 1,008 sq. ft., and $42,000 for cozy 707 sq. ft. one bedroom, one bath units.


Another gated community in the Summerlin area which offers resales of two story condos and single story patio or townhomes is Elan, built in 1992-1996.  The condos feature a balcony for the unit on the second floor and a patio for the first floor unit.  With an extensive greenbelt area, mature shrubs and desert landscaping, the community amenities include three pools, two spas, a club house and exercise room as well as barbecue pits.

Town homes offer an attached two car garage; condos offer assigned covered parking and open parking for guests.  At this writing, town homes of two bedrooms, two baths + den, 1,156 sq. ft.  in size and two bedroom, two bath homes at 1,058 sq. ft.  are available for resale.

Condo units of two bedroom, two baths, 1,168 sq. ft. – upstairs or downstairs unit and two bedroom, two bath + den units of 1,266 sq. ft. are available.

Units range in price from approximately $59,000 to $125,000.  Some resales are in good to very good condition while others are available “as is” and need work.  All feature vaulted ceilings in some rooms and a gas fireplace.

Located in zip code 89145, some Elan students are in the Helen M. Smith Elementary School District, the Walter Johnson Junior High District and the Palo Verde High School District while other students attend Herbert A. Derfelt Elementary School, Walter Johnson Junior High and Bonanza High School.

Conveniently located in Summerlin near Charleston Blvd. and Buffalo Drive, there are many restaurants, retail shops and professional services in this popular community.

For details about homes in either of these gated condo communities, contact North American Realty of Nevada at 702-376-0088.