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Infamous “Underground House” of Las Vegas Still on Market for $18 Million

LAS VEGAS, NV – The infamous “Underground House” of Las Vegas, a “doomsday bunker” built in 1978 by Avon cosmetics executive and subterranean living enthusiast Jerry Henderson, made headlines last year when it was put on the market. The one-of-a-kind dwelling, located 26 feet under the soil of Southern Nevada, is still on the market for a whopping $18 million, according to recent reports.

Originally costing $10 million to construct, the 5,000-square-foot underground house – situated within a 15,000-square-foot steel-reinforced concrete bunker – is an elegant construct that features numerous amenities, including a pool, terraces, and a waterfall. The look and feel of the home itself remains to this day distinctly influenced by the design aesthetic of the era it was made in- the 1970’s. There is also a generator and a 1,000-gallon water tank.

Everything isn’t all below the ground, however; included in the $18 million asking price is a 2,300 square-foot, two-bedroom house located above-ground that serves as a gateway to entering the underground house. Also included are all of the property’s existing furnishings and one year of caretaking.

The house’s current owners – who have remained un-named, instead selling the property via Stephan LaForge of Berkshire Hathaway – note that the novelty of the house’s unique design, combined with the difficulty of replicating it elsewhere, make the $18 million price tag completely justifiable.

“The coronavirus might draw out the eccentric billionaire buyer who wants to hide out the situation in a bunker in Las Vegas,” LaForge said. “Just to dig the hole today would cost $1.5 million.”

Previously, the property sold in 1990 for $1.3 million after Henderson passed away, and again in 2005 for $2 million. The current owners whom are unknown bought it in 2014 for $1,150,000, and have had it on the market for over 500 days. The underground house has two bedrooms and three baths, a vintage 1970’s-style kitchen, a large living room with beamed ceilings, a stone fireplace and a theater. Natural lighting patterns are automatically maintained to simulate the passage of daytime into night, and a faux “backyard” is accessible via sliding glass doors and features artificial grass, trees, swimming pool, a fountain, BBQ, and a small cottage.

Shelter Realty is a Real Estate and Property Management Company specializing in the areas of HendersonLas Vegas and North Las Vegas, NV. Feel free to give us a call at 702.376.7379 so we can answer any questions you may have.

Former Las Vegas Home, Surrounding Land of Famous Entertainer Wayne Newton Sells for Over $10 Million

LAS VEGAS, NV – Wayne Newton, known far and wide as “Mr. Las Vegas” for his many years serving as an entertainment headliner, is making news this week as his former Clark County ranch has sold for a whopping $10.53 million, according to reports.

The 36-acre ranch called Casa de Shenandoah, 6629 S Pecos Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89120, is a single family home built in 1952 and has 21,000+ square feet, 3 beds, 4 full and 3 half baths.

Despite the large dollar amounts involved, however, the sale price – which also includes a separate deal for surrounding commercial property – represents a significant drop from the $19.5 million it was purchased for back in 2010, reports say.

The 36-acre ranch – called Casa de Shenandoah – is located at 6629 South Pecos Road and was part of a double real estate transaction where the ranch was purchased for $5.56 million, and 10.3 acres of surrounding property – which contained retail land that catered to tours of the Newton ranch, including a gift shop – for an additional $4.97 million, Clark County records say.

The Newton estate includes a white mansion, an additional six homes, horse stables, tennis courts, and an equestrian pool. Public tours were previously held on the property from 2015 to 2018.

The sales were made by ICSD LLC, which purchased the ranch in June 2010 from Newton with failed plans of turning it into a tourist attraction. The buyer was Harsch Investment Properties; currently, there are no publicly-disclosed plans as to what Harsch’s plans are for the property.

Wayne Newton, now 77, is a world-famous singer and entertainer and one of the best-known entertainers in Las Vegas, where he is known by the nicknames The Midnight Idol, Mr. Las Vegas and Mr. Entertainment. His most well-known songs include “Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast,” “Years,” and “Red Roses for a Blue Lady.” His signature song “Danke Schoen” was famously-used in the soundtrack for the film Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

Shelter Realty is a Real Estate and Property Management Company specializing in the areas of HendersonLas Vegas and North Las Vegas, NV. Feel free to give us a call at 702.376.7379 so we can answer any questions you may have.

Bill Foley, Owner of NHL Vegas Golden Knights, Lists Summerlin Home for Nearly $9 Million

SUMMERLIN, NV – Bill Foley, owner of National Hockey League (NHL) ice hockey team Vegas Golden Knights, has recently listed his Summerlin Nevada home on the market for $8.75 million, down from his original asking price of $9.5 million.

The home – called “Azure” – is located at 19 Flying Cloud in an exclusive gated section of Summerlin called “The Ridges”, and is situated on a plot of land coming in at just under one acre. 19 FLYING CLOUD Lane Las Vegas, NV 89135 – $8,750,000 MLS# 2039574.

The home – called “Azure” – is located at 19 Flying Cloud in an exclusive gated section of Summerlin called “The Ridges”, and is situated on a plot of land coming in at just under one acre. The residence is 12,445 square feet in size and was built in 2013 by its original owners before it was sold to Foley and his wife, Carol, in 2015. According to Clark County records, the sale price in 2015 was $8.05 million.

Vegas Golden Knights owner Bill Foley in 2017 while discussing how his team decided to honor first responders and victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas and how proud he is of the team’s efforts on and off the ice. Photo credit: Las Vegas Review-Journal / Screenshot from YouTube.

The home is being sold, according to Foley, because they had a new house constructed in Summerlin’s Summit Club area. 

Azure is being referred to as a luxury dwelling with large, open spaces that can accommodate both indoor and outdoor lifestyles, with an emphasis on a wide variety of entertainment options. The house also features an extensive backyard with a pavilion that provides shade, fire pits, a spa, a pool, a putting green, and a picturesque view of nearby mountains.

The interior boasts five master bedrooms, a media room, and a home office with a wraparound terrace on the second level. The upstairs features a theater room with reclining chairs and couch, as well as an elevator.

The interior boasts five master bedrooms, a media room, and a home office with a wraparound terrace on the second level. The upstairs features a theater room with reclining chairs and couch, as well as an elevator. 19 FLYING CLOUD Lane Las Vegas, NV 89135 – $8,750,000 MLS# 2039574.

The Vegas Golden Knights are in the Las Vegas metropolitan area and began playing in the 2017–18 NHL season. They are members of the Pacific Division of the league’s Western Conference, and are owned by Black Knight Sports & Entertainment, a consortium led by Foley and the Maloof family. The team plays its home games at T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada.

Shelter Realty is a Real Estate and Property Management Company specializing in the areas of HendersonLas Vegas and North Las Vegas, NV. Feel free to give us a call at 702.376.7379 so we can answer any questions you may have.

Las Vegas Estate of Late Comedian Jerry Lewis Coming Up for Auction; 1701 Waldman Ave, Las Vegas, NV – MLS #2073268

LAS VEGAS – Famed comedian Jerry Lewis had resided in Las Vegas for over 30 years before his death in August of 2017 at the age of 91. Recently, local real estate investor Jane Popple announced that his home would be going up for a public auction planned from May 25th through 27th.

Popple had previously purchased the home for $1.2 million from Jerry Lewis’s Widow, Sam, in 2018. Lewis’s daughter, Danielle, had grown up in the residence, and she and her mother had held an auction of much of the late comedian’s personal belongings and movie memorabilia earlier this year. The auction included over 400 items which netted $1,071,766.00 in proceeds.

Famed comedian Jerry Lewis in the 1960s. Lewis entertained millions of fans and was well known for hosting an annual Telethon raising money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, benefiting children who were affectionately known as “Jerry’s Kids.”

Located near Interstate 15 and Charleston Boulevard in the affluent Scotch 80s neighborhood, the 7,325 square foot house comes in at two stories and boasts five grand bathrooms. There is a casita – a small house unconnected to the main house used for guests or as a changing room – as well as an office, a large in-ground pool, and an expansive backyard that the property’s listing says is ideal for entertaining guests. In fact, over the years the residence has been host to a variety of parties and get-togethers featuring many well-known celebrities and Las Vegas dignitaries of whom were entertained in the extensive bar located in the house’s family room. The list price is $1.8M.

An enthusiast of the color red, Lewis would often wear a red shirt or sweater while performing; his former Las Vegas home also reflected this color aesthetic, with many of the carpets, appliances, and pieces of furniture crimson in color, giving the accommodations a bright, warm, and inviting sensibility.

An enthusiast of the color red, his former Las Vegas home also reflected this color aesthetic, with many of the carpets, appliances, and pieces of furniture crimson in color. 1701 Waldman Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102. MLS #2073268

The Scotch 80s neighborhood itself is considered well-to-do, with the median price of a single-family home coming in at over $734,000.00. The neighborhood has seen a variety of celebrities and well-known businessman calling it home since the 1950s, including Howard Hughes, Steve Wynn, singer Phyllis McGuire, Carolyn Goodman, and more.

Jerry Lewis entertained millions of fans after appearing in dozens of comedy films and television shows over decades, often with his friend and partner Dean Martin, himself another famous Las Vegas entertainer and comedian. Lewis was also well known for hosting an annual Labor Day Telethon that raised money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, benefiting children who were affectionately known as “Jerry’s Kids.”

Shelter Realty is a Real Estate and Property Management Company specializing in the areas of HendersonLas Vegas and North Las Vegas, NV. Feel free to give us a call at 702.376.7379 so we can answer any questions you may have.

Animal Planet Reality TV Star Brett Raymer Puts Lavish $3.2 Million Las Vegas Home Up for Sale (MLS # 2083719)

LAS VEGAS – Brett Raymer, the former co-star of Animal Planet reality television show “Tanked,” has his Las Vegas home up for sale for the cool asking price of $3.2 million, according to recent reports.

Tanked, which has aired on Animal Planet for 15 seasons since it first premiered in August of 2011, follows the operations of the Las Vegas-based aquarium manufacturer Acrylic Tank Manufacturing, owned by Raymer and his brother-in-law Wayde King. Raymer also owns Donut Mania, a doughnut shop franchise with several locations in the Las Vegas Valley.

4664 Evan Ridge Court (MLS # 2083719), is located in the Lone Mountain neighborhood of the city of Las Vegas, NV. The home has 7 bedrooms and 7 baths, a theater, resort style swimming pool and more. It is listed for $3,200,000 and is 9,760 sq ft with a lot size of 23,086 sq ft.

Raymer’s home, a Tuscan-style villa located in Northwest Las Vegas Valley that he originally bought for $1.15 million in 2014, is over 12,000 square feet and occupies a plot of land that is a half-acre large. The three-story residence has seven bedrooms, six full baths and one-half bath, and features clear views of the Las Vegas Strip. In addition, the home also boasts numerous amenities that were added by way of an extensive series of renovations after Raymer moved in, such as ornate landscaping, a resort-style pool, movie theater, wine /cheese cellar, and an aquarium with a design inspired by the famed lost city of Atlantis.

4664 Evan Ridge Court (MLS # 2083719), is located in the Lone Mountain neighborhood of the city of Las Vegas, NV. The home has 7 bedrooms and 7 baths, a theater, resort style swimming pool and more. It is listed for $3,200,000 and is 9,760 sq ft with a lot size of 23,086 sq ft.

According to Animal Planet’s website, Raymer’s company is responsible for numerous awe-inspiring projects in the Southern Nevada region for a variety of prominent celebrity and business clients:

4664 Evan Ridge Court (MLS # 2083719), is located in the Lone Mountain neighborhood of the city of Las Vegas, NV. The home has 7 bedrooms and 7 baths, a theater, resort style swimming pool and more. It is listed for $3,200,000 and is 9,760 sq ft with a lot size of 23,086 sq ft.

“Acrylic Tank Manufacturing is one of the country’s most successful builders of aquariums and two of Sin City’s most imaginative businessmen, Wayde King and Brett Raymer, are tasked with building some of the most enormous and awe-inspiring tanks and aquariums for top celebrities, luxury hotels and casinos, Fortune 500 businesses, private homes and millionaire homeowners across the country. ATM takes on more than 200 projects every year with tanks ranging from 50 to one million gallons in size.”

4664 Evan Ridge Court (MLS # 2083719), is located in the Lone Mountain neighborhood of the city of Las Vegas, NV. The home has 7 bedrooms and 7 baths, a theater, resort style swimming pool and more. It is listed for $3,200,000 and is 9,760 sq ft with a lot size of 23,086 sq ft.

On March 17, 2019, Animal Planet announced that the series would conclude with its 15th season.

For more photos and details, check out the full listing.

Shelter Realty is a Real Estate and Property Management Company specializing in the areas of HendersonLas Vegas and North Las Vegas, NV. Feel free to give us a call at 702.376.7379 so we can answer any questions you may have.

Las Vegas Neighborhood Spotlight: Glide Over to Aliante

There are currently 260 homes for sale in the Las Vegas 89084 zip code, which includes the master planned community of Aliante. Located in North Las Vegas, this 1,905-acre community includes a mix of homes, retail and dining centers, plus 428 acres dedicated to recreational and public use.

Nestled where the desert meets the foothills, Aliante offers a vibrant community life – mixed with outdoor family recreation and plenty of open space. There are 3 parks, a man-made scenic lake, a water play area and 24 miles of interconnecting trails set against the natural arroyos.

Homes for sale in Las Vegas zip code 89084

According to public data records complied by Trulia, between May 2011 and July 2011, 505 homes sold at a median sales price of $162,000. That price is 0.8 percent lower than the same period (May-July) one year ago. In other words, if you’re looking to buy a home in Aliante, now is a good time to get a great deal.

The median sales price of homes in the 89084 zip code (including Aliante) was 54.29 percent higher than the median sales price for North Las Vegas, NV (again, according to public data records complied by Trulia).

Things to do in and around Aliante

A unique Aliante attraction is its 20-acre Nature Discovery Park. Your children would love to dig for replicas of fossilized dinosaurs in the Dino Dig sandbox. This fully-fenced playground has big kid slides, a tot play area and sprinkler water pad. Outside of the fenced area is a man-made lake (complete with waterfalls), soccer fields, and a volleyball stadium – in warmer weather, you and your family can enjoy watching an outdoor movie and or listen to your favorite local band perform during one of the many music festivals.

If you want to take a hike, throw some dice or hit the fairways, Aliante is near some of the valley’s best natural and newest attractions.

Sheep Mountain Range:  Part of The Desert National Wildlife Refuge, this range is a natural bighorn habitat. The sheep can be seen during the cooler part of the year (from late fall to early spring) – a great time for you and your family to be out enjoying the valley’s beautiful weather and natural environment.

Aliante Station Casino: This casino has it all (except the noise and crowds of the strip). The casino has a hotel with pool (complete with cabanas), rental halls, slots, game rooms, several restaurants, and entertainment. Why hit the strip when you can be in this brand new casino in a matter of minutes!

Aliante Golf Club: Awarded the “Best New Course in Las Vegas” by Vegas Golfer Magazine, this 18-hole championship course was designed by golfing pros and incorporates local desert plants in the landscaping. This picturesque course is fair yet challenging – you’ll want to bring your whole family.

If you want to take advantage of the current housing market and sell your Aliante home or if you’re ready to buy your new Las Vegas home, please give our agents a call at (702) 376-7379.  You can also view our listings of Aliante homes for sale at www.shelterrealty.com.

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Las Vegas Neighborhood Spotlight: Get Your Toes Wet at Desert Shores

There are currently 298 homes for sale in the Las Vegas 89128 zip code, which includes the master planned community of Desert Shores.  Desert Shores was developed in 1988 by RA Homes, in the northwest valley near the desert foothills. Its 3,351 homes vary in sizes from one-bedroom condominiums to large custom homes (with private gates and access to docks).  This established neighborhood embraces active family living.

Homes for sale in Las Vegas zip code 89128

According to public data records complied by Trulia, between May 2011 and July 2011, 505 homes sold at a median sales price of $92,300. That price is 16.4 percent lower than the same period (May-July) one year ago. In other words, if you’re looking to buy a home in Desert Shores, now is a good time to get a great deal.

The median sales price of homes in the 89128 zip code (including Desert Shores) was 19.88 percent lower than the median sales price for Las Vegas, NV (again, according to public data records complied by Trulia). With Desert Shores homes selling for less than other Las Vegas homes, now is a great time to buy your Desert Shores home.

Neighborhood schools in Desert Shores

There are four public and two private schools within the Desert Shores 89128 zip code. Richard H Bryan Elementary School received a rating of 9 out of 10 from GreatSchools. That’s a big plus for owning a home in this desert community – even if you don’t have school-aged children, the quality of neighborhood schools do affect a home’s resale value.

Here’s a list of the schools in the 89128 zip code area:

School name School type Grades GreatSchools rating (out of 10)
Edythe & Lloyd Katz Elementary School Public PK – 5 7
Richard H Bryan Elementary School Public PK – 5 9
James B McMillan Elementary School Public PK – 10 4
Cimarron-Memorial High School Public 9 – 12 4
The Meadows School Private PK – 12 na
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Private K – 8 na

Source: GreatSchools.org

Things to do in and around Desert Shores

Desert Shores encompasses 682 acres and features four manmade lakes (complete with docks for paddle boating), a lagoon-style swimming pool surrounded by a sand beach, palm trees and a picnic park (with volleyball, basketball courts and playground facilities). There are over 80 miles of walking, jogging and biking trails that tie the community together. When you’re hungry after a day of “fun in the sun” then you’ll want to dine overlooking the water from any one of the lakeside restaurants.

When you and your family want to venture beyond its shores, there’s a variety of activities (from hiking, to playing a round of golf, to watching lions play) right outside your door.

Spring Mountain Ranch State Park: Located beneath the colorful cliffs of the magnificent Wilson Range, this park is usually 10-15 degrees cooler than the desert valley (thanks to its elevation of 3,800 feet). This 520 acre oasis used to be a working ranch – now it’s a public cultural and recreational attraction.

Palm Valley Golf Course: If you want a player-friendly, yet challenging golf course (plus a short drive from home), then this is your course. Designed by golfers for golfers of all skill levels, this course will satisfy your golf appetite.

Southern Nevada Zoological and Botanical Park: Touted as Nevada’s “Wildest Family Entertainment” this shady 3-acre park is just 15 minutes from your Desert Shores home. There are over 150 species of plants and animals – it provides a wonderful educational experience for you and your family. You can visit anytime during the year, because it’s Nevada’s only year-round zoo.

If you want to take advantage of the current housing market and buy your  new Desert Shores home or if  you want sell your Las Vegas home, then give our agents a call at (702) 376-7379.  You can also view our listings of Desert Shores homes for sale at www.shelterrealty.com.

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Las Vegas Neighborhood Spotlight: Head for the Centennial Hills

There are currently 542 homes for sale in the Las Vegas 89149 zip code, which includes the master planned community of Centennial Hills. Centennial Hills is a newer master planned community located northwest of Las Vegas. Centennial Hills homes range in size from small single family houses (perfect for first-time home buyers) to mansions. Builders include Astoria Homes, Concordia Homes, KB Homes, Pardee Homes and Spinnaker.

Homes for sale in Las Vegas zip code 89149

According to public data records complied by Trulia, between May and July 2011, 631 homes sold at a median sales price of $119,995. That price is 11.8 percent lower from the same period (May-July) one year ago. In other words, if you’re looking to buy a home in Centennial Hills, now is a good time to get a great deal.

The median sales price of homes in the 89149 zip code (including Centennial Hills) was 4.16% higher than the median sales price for Las Vegas, NV (again, according to public data records complied by Trulia).

Neighborhood schools in Centennial Hills

There are a number of schools within the Centennial Hills 89149 zip code. Most of the public schools received ratings of 8 out of 10 from GreatSchools. Northwest Career & Technical Academy received the highest rating of a 10. That’s a big plus for owning a home in this desert community (even if you don’t have school-aged children, the quality of neighborhood schools do affect a home’s resale value).

Here’s a list of the schools in the Centennial Hills 89149 zip code area:

School name School type Grades GreatSchools rating (out of 10)
Dean Lamar Allen Elementary School Public PK – 5 8
Marshall Darnell Elementary School Public PK – 5 7
Sandra L ThompsonElementary School Public PK – 5 8
Edmundo Eddie Escobedo Middle Public 6 – 8 8
Centennial High School Public 8 – 12 6
Northwest Career & Technical Academy Public 9 – 12 10
Centennial Academy Private PK – 4 na

Source: GreatSchools.org

Things to do in and around Centennial Hills

Centennial Hills has a new 110-acre Town Center that claims to be “the largest regional park in the Las Vegas valley.” Town Center features include two dog parks, two lighted soccer fields, ten lighted volleyball courts, a water play area and numerous picnic areas. Convenient shopping, dining and entertainment venues are located at or near the 900,000-square foot Centennial Center.

If you want to be closer to nature (from golf to skiing and everything in between), your favorite activity is within 35 miles of Centennial Hills. You and your family can enjoy:

Painted Desert Golf Club: You’ll want to play your next round of golf at this desert-style 18-hole golf course. It was one of the first Las Vegas courses to embrace and use Nevada desert landscaping. Take your first swing with gorgeous mountain views as your backdrop.

Floyd Lamb State Park:  You’ll love this 680 acre desert oasis that’s teaming with wildlife, lush vegetation, lakes (great for fishing) and views of the Sheep and Spring Mountain Ranges – a far cry from the sights and sounds of the Vegas strip. While you’re there, stop in at the historic Tule Springs Ranch where you can learn about a traditional working ranch and early Las Vegas lifestyle.

Mount Charleston: Just 35 miles northwest of Las Vegas, there’s no reason why you can’t visit this alpine attraction during any season. Your eyes will feast on panoramic views of the Toiyabe National Forest – at 12,000 feet the mountain has the distinction of being the third-highest peak in Nevada. Mount Charleston is also home to a variety of campgrounds with some 180 campsites and 150 picnic areas.

Whether you’re looking to sell your Centennial Hills home or buy one there, the real estate experts at Shelter Realty can help.  Give us a call right now at (702) 376-7379 or you can view our Centennial Hills listings at www.ShelterRealty.com.

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Lone Mountain Las Vegas Single Family Homes For Sale Below $100,000

As of April 2, 2011, there are a few single family homes for sale under $100,000 in the Lone Mountain area of Las Vegas, NV.

Notable for the beautiful desert mountain range that can be seen just under the glowing evening sunsets, multiple neighborhood parks and walking trails, the Lone Mountain housing community is an excellent area for Las Vegas First-Time Home Buyers or Investors to check out for affordable housing.

I have lived in NW Las Vegas for the past 7 years, and I love the quiet natural landscape, wildlife and small town feel.

With the 215 / Summerlin Parkway and the 95 freeways within a 5-10 drive from the base of the mountains, the Lone Mountain area is still a convenient drive to other parts of Las Vegas.

Most of the single family residences for sale in the 89129 zip code under $100,000 are fairly new properties (5-10 years old), and range from 1300 – 1700 SQ FT.

While most of the homes in that lower price range have smaller lots, mainly due to the mini housing boom between 2003-2006, it is not uncommon to find great property deals that have upgraded cabinets, granite and other amenities.

Some of these properties were selling for over $300,000 during the height of the market.

And, if you push your purchase price level to just under $150,000, there are some amazing homes available.

Below, I’ve listed a few related property searches, a list of all the local businesses, an updated feed of homes under $100,000, a graph to show how prices have dropped over the past few years, as well as a photo slideshow of a hiker who climbed Lone Mountain with his pet duck.

Related Lone Mountain Property Searches:

Can I Finance A Luxury Las Vegas Queensridge Home With A Low Down Payment?

Can I Finance A Luxury Las Vegas Queensridge Home With A Low Down Payment?

Yes, it is possible to finance a luxury Las Vegas home in the beautiful Queensridge Community with as little as a 3.5% down payment, provided the purchase price is below $400,000 for FHA financing.

There is actually an opportunity to qualify with zero down financing for a slightly higher purchase price if you are eligible for a VA loan.

It’s obviously important to work with a trusted mortgage professional who understands these various local lending guidelines.

However, I find that most of my Las Vegas First-Time Home Buyers looking in the Peccole Ranch area start their real estate search for homes between $60k – $130k, when they can actually afford financing on a property in some of the more prestigious neighborhoods around the 89117 or 89145 zip codes.

While there are certainly several available listings in lower price ranges that may provide a cash flow opportunity for investors, choosing a home and neighborhood to live in involves searching with a slightly different criteria.

Queensridge, for example, is a guard-gated luxury community, which includes a full fitness center, tennis, pools, spa and is woven around the Badlands Golf Course.

With several listings in the million dollar price range, Queensridge does have a select few properties for sale that would qualify for lower down payment financing.

If you’re concerned about the investment quality or potential for future earned equity, it’s generally a wise idea to purchase a home in a neighborhood with stronger comparable values.

So, only if your personal budget and comfort level warrant it, you feel confident in your future employment security and there is a low possibility of moving in the next 5-10 years, it may be worth considering a home in the luxury Las Vegas Queensridge Community.

Since most of these listings require a scheduled appointment to preview, please feel free to contact me at any time about setting up a few viewings at your convenience @ 702-376-7379.