My blog is about all areas of the Las Vegas & Henderson Real Estate Market. You will also find my general points of view on the happenings in our market. If you don't find it her you can always visit my web site, www.TimMerrell.com, where you will find all kinds of information.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
With more and more homes closing with the terms "AS-IS" in the language of the contract, are we getting sloppy with disclosure? Has the industry decided this is the magic term to keep them safe? This is the topic of discussion Spectrum Inspection Group has outlined in a real world scena...
A few weeks ago I was on the local FOX5 morning news talking about a couple of the Biggest Mistakes Buyers make when they purchase. This was the impetus for me to expand the list into Ten Different Mistakes, as I see it, and I have posted them at my http://www.lasblogvegas.com/ page. I think they...
I know in our Las Vegas market there seems to be a lot of confusion between the two types of management. Here is a link to information about an upcoming CE class in the Vegas area in the next couple of weeks. If you are in any type of property management, I think you should check it out! You even...
As you can see I have not been very active on "Active Rain" in the past few months. The main reason for this is that I have been working on my own blog site. It is LASblogVEGAS.com, I have been posting everything at this site. Please take a look and let me know what you think.
The past couple of weeks have been strange weather conditions for lots of people and for some it has cost them millions! Here in Vegas we've seen several days of freezing temperatures here at my house in Seven Hills I recorded a low of 18 degrees last week. It's not going to cost us milli...
Yesterday was the day we've all been waiting for! Toll Brothers opened their sales office at Inspirada yesterday and started taking reservations even without having prices! This was the first day of sales for over 11,000 new homes, WOW! The Toll Brothers Models are under construction with all...
Just this past week my broker, Mark Stark, proposed a very good idea to all of us at Prudential Americana Group. Here is the concept in a nut shell, use your HELCO as your bank account. Here is the idea, every month there will be a minimum payment on your HELOC but if you start to deposit your pa...
SECOND WEEK DOES A TREND MAKE? Well this week we see another large drop in our inventory here in Las Vegas. We are down 426 active listings to 20,524! WOW! Quite the change we are seeing in the past few weeks. Again it is the month of December and it is rumored that Realtors take the month off?!?...
This is a bit off topic but I wanted to share the first photo of our new kittens. Christy & I got both of them this week. They look bigger in the photo but they are still quite small, both of them are Bengals. We named them Leo & Chloe! They've only been at our house for a couple of d...
This photo was taken on December 1, 2006 of the new Hampton Inn in Seven Hills, Henderson, NV. It looks like it is getting very close to being complete but I don't think it will be in time for all of the extra family visitors this December. For everyone in the Seven Hills area they are just g...