Call Kym: 702-525-5498

LAS VEGAS REAL ESTATE BLOG

How Much House Can I Afford to Buy in Las Vegas?

Posted by yokel on Dec 6, 2017 @ 9:36 am

how much house can I afford to buyWhile buying a home in Las Vegas can be affordable, there’s nothing worse than standing inside the house of your dreams only to find out that you can’t afford it. Figuring out your budget ahead of time will help you avoid uttering those painful words “We can’t take it.”

Ready to buy your first home? Download our First-Time Home Buyer’s Guide and uncover how much house you can really afford in Las Vegas.
Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

Selling Your Home: 11 Things to Do Before Listing Your House

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 9:31 am

selling your home 11 things to doWhile purchasing a home can be stressful, selling a home can be an even more daunting task. As the seller you are responsible for identifying any issues with the home, pricing it properly, staging, marketing, and more. The ball is in your court. As a first time home seller, it can be difficult to know what to do for a painless and speedy sale.

Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

How Much Down Payment Do I Need for a House in Las Vegas?

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 9:25 am

couple saving for a down payment on a house

How much money do you need to buy a house? As a first-time home buyer, it’s essential that you understand all of your options in order to maximize funds for a down payment. You don’t want to overpay, but you should make sure you have enough of a down payment for a manageable mortgage.

Ready to buy your first home? Download our First-Time Home Buyer’s Guide and uncover how much house you can really afford in Las Vegas.
Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

Buying a New Construction Home? Avoid These 7 Mistakes

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 9:20 am

buying a new construction home

As the Las Vegas housing market picks up steam  a wide range of new developments being planned or under construction. Due to supply and demand, these new homes these are selling fast.

Want a new construction home with a pool? How about a home sitting on a golf course? Click here to get started with finding your new Las Vegas house. 

If you are thinking of buying a new construction home, you’ll face a different set of challenges, outside of buying a newly built home in a fast moving market, than when buying a resale.

Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

Buying a Home With Poor Credit: What You Need to Know

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 9:15 am

What are the options for someone like me with poor credit?The housing crisis took an enormous toll on millennial homebuyers and long-time homeowners alike, especially here in Las Vegas.

Millions of people who had spent years building careers or who were just starting out in life lost their homes due to pay cuts, job losses or other financial disasters. In the wake of that, there is an overwhelming number of people hoping to get back into homeownership, but buying after bankruptcy can be tough.

Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

What Will My Monthly Payment Be on a House?

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 9:07 am

calculating your mortgage payment and how much you can affordGiven the endless stream of highs, lows, and financial woes that can come with home ownership, what are some ways you can better protect yourself from the various pain points of buying a home for the first time?

Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

How to Price Your Home: 5 Rules for Selling a House

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 9:00 am

 

KymBooke-HowtoPriceHome.jpg

Choosing the right listing price is one the most difficult choices you’ll have to make when selling your home. There are no specific rules or formulas to determine if your home price is too high or too low. However, you can still get a good idea of what your home is worth before deciding on a price.

Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

Moving to Las Vegas? 11 Reasons You Won’t Regret It

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 8:51 am

Moving to Las Vegas? You won't regret it.Las Vegas has a reputation that preceeds it, so while you might have gotten struck by the idea to relocate to Vegas, you might be a little hesitant about what else the city offers other than bright lights and slot machines. There’s more to this fair city than you realize, which is why we’ve made this list to give it its due.

Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

Is My Credit Good Enough to Buy a Home in Las Vegas?

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 8:44 am

What credit score is needed to buy a home in Las Vegas?When buying a house, unfortunately you can’t just hand over a wad of cash to the owners and finish the deal.

In reality, you’ll have to ask a mortgage lender for a credit rate. Currently, the median value of a Las Vegas home is about $216,000, which equates to about $138 per square foot. The median listed price is about $264,900, or if you’re looking to rent, the average price is $1,350.

Depending on the savings you’ve accumulated, you might not need as much of a boost, but still—the better your credit score, the better your interest rate and the less stress you’ll experience when purchasing a home.
Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments

How Soon After Bankruptcy Can I Buy a House?

Posted by Kym Booke on Dec 6, 2017 @ 7:52 am

How Soon After Bankruptcy Can I Buy a House

If you’ve recently gone through a bankruptcy, you may believe that buying a home is no longer an option. While it will take awhile to raise your credit and get your affairs in order, homeownership is a very real possibility for you. The first step is understanding your bankruptcy. Read More

0 Comments Click here to read/write comments