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New Homes Alert
Pulte Re-Enters Henderson Market after almost 20 year development hiatus.  The project on Clouded Avenue in the Paradise Hills area of Henderson, will include more than 100 on...

Great Investments
Attention investors~  We have some amazing end of year deals right now in the Las Vegas area!  Give me a call today, 702.908.7009, I'd love to set up a time to discuss so...

Las Vegas Home Prices Stabilize
According to the GLVAR, home prices in the Las Vegas Valley are more stable, and this can be positive for both buyers and sellers alike. Median home prices for July, August an...

Congrats To The Brenkus Team
Congrats to our distinguished leader Rick Brenkus (and lets not forget his beautiful wife Teri) and our team for being the number 1 team Las Vegas!!!NAHREP! (National Association o...

2015 Real Estate Market Forecast Video
Check out this informative video "The Voice For Real Estate".  The 2015 Real Estate Forecast says 2015 is a promising year for home prices, appreciation, new home sales, and t...

Down Town Container Park Never A Dull Moment
Watch this quick video for a glimpse of this existing addition to downtown Las Vegas!The Downtown Container Park is a family-friendly outdoor shopping, dining, and entertainment at...

Top Agent Article Featuring The Brenkus Team
What an honor Top Agent Magazine selected our team to be on the cover of their magazine.  Here is the link to the article... enjoyhttp://www.topagentmagazine.com/top-agent-mag...

April Stats Prices Go Low And Sales Rise Quick Report
Las Vegas Ah - another interesting statistic:Slight dip in home prices  from March to April,  however sales rose slightly, according to the Greater Las Vegas Associatio...

Buying A High Rise In Las Vegas
The Hidden Gems in Las Vegas - The Vertical MarketMLS Statistics:  5/5/2014Available = 503shorts = 9bank owned = 9Traditional - 485 (hope my math is right) Ranging from 75k - ...

NO Downpayment Mortgage Financing Is Back
Home affordability is at a all time low since rates are still great. Home prices are reasonable in the Las Vegas, Nevada area. Waiting periods to purchase after a short sale, bankr...

GLVAR Reports Increasing Home Prices Slower Sales In Las Vegas
GLVAR reports increasing home prices, slower sales LAS VEGAS – Local home prices increased in February even though fewer homes are selling, according to statistics released to...

Reminder Of Free Home Protection Workshop Next Week
LEARN THE MANY OPTIONS Relocation Incentives, Loan Modifications & Mediations, Foreclosure Process & Homeowner Rights, Short Selling, Market Trends & Much Mor...

Millennials Grab Market Share
For all the discussion in the industry surrounding Millennials and their apparent lack of presence in today’s housing market, a new study from the Nation Association of Realtors&...

Free Homowners Protection Workshop In March 2014
Free Information workshop - Learn the many options Homeowners have in selling their homes.  See attached flyer for two locations that we are offering this month in Summerlin a...

Home Prices Coming Down In Las Vegas
The number of housing units sold in January of 2014 was 2500 as opposed to May of 2013 when it was at 3800 units. From December of 2013 to January of 2014 we dropped by 400 units s...

Teri Brenkus Mastermind Class
Would you want to increase your production level? Would you like to average more than 25 transactions per year? How about increasing your GCI to be more than 50,000? C...

OPEN HOUSE IN GREEN VALLEY HENDERSON NEVADA
Open House this Saturday the February 1st at 10:00 AM in the "Master Plan of Green Valley".This is a 2,988 square foot home with 5 Bedrooms and 3 Full Bathrooms on a Large Lot with...

Investors Leaving The Market FHA Offers Being Accepted
In 2013 we saw an investor driven real estate market with a large number of competitive cash offers. This made it difficult for conventional, FHA, and VA borrowers to get offe...

Quicken Loans Is Not So Quick
I've got to tell you that many loan companies that advertise on TV use nothing more than cute advertising techniques to "hook" you. Most of them are extremely slow and I strongly c...

Las Vegas Home Values For 2014
The new statistics show that homes over the past 12 months has appreciated by 24% city wide. The trend will continue in 2014 as Las Vegas & Henderson recover quickly. Basically...

Las Vegas Real Estate Is Coming Back For 2014
Las Vegas and surrounding areas will have a strong year for 2014. Many projects have been announce for construction and completion in 2014. There is a new 3,000 room hotel starting...

Should I Buy A Las Vegas Home In 2014
Well here we are another year gone by and the real estate market in Vegas is coming back. So the question is should I buy a Las Vegas home in 2014? Statistically homes appreciated ...

Will Be Out In Pahrump This Morning
I will be in Pahrump this morning.  If anyone is interested in Pahrump Property...Please contact me at 702-370-2116.Pahrump is about a 45 minute commute to Las Vegas.  Ta...

No Money For Your Downpayment No Problem
One of our Preferred Lenders is offering The First Down Home buyer Program which Offers Up to 99.5% financing To Purchase a Home.  Do you desperately want to buy a h...

Happy Holidays In The Las Vegas Market
We have finally jumped off of the slippery slope we have been riding for the last year. Prices have leveled out and buyers are no longer having to swoop down on properties like an ...

Choosing Las Vegas Realtors
Just like any other profession, it is important to research Realtors the same way you would research a doctor or attorney. Check how long they have been in the business, usually a ...

Las Vegas Home Buying Opportunites
I'm sure you have heard of this before but the months of November, December and January are the best month's to buy real estate. Typically buying activity slows down in these month...

Open House In Sun City Aliante
This Saturday the 9th at 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM we will have an open house located at 7431 Lintwhite Street in North Las Vegas. This is an age restricted community about 1 mile f...

Down Payment Assistance Is Back
     Two of our preferred lenders offer a new type of down payment assistance and the great news is that you do NOT have to be a first time home buyer. For buyers ut...

No More Waiting Buy After A Short Sale
FHA has recently announced "The Back To Work" program. The program allows buyers to obtain FHA mortgage financing 12 months after a short sale, foreclosure or bankruptcy. To qualif...

Housing Recovery Stalls
According to the Las Vegas Review Journal "After 19 months of steady increases, the value of single-family homes in Southern Nevada took a tumble in September." This is great news ...

Tips On Settling Pets Into The New Home
Moving takes a toll physically and emotionally on all of us. Not only is the process itself exhausting, but finding yourself in a new environment can force an uncomfortable adjustm...

5 Tips On Settling Pets Into A New Home
Moving takes a toll physically and emotionally on all of us. Not only is the process itself exhausting, but finding yourself in a new environment can force an uncomfortable adjustm...

Interest Spikes
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So You Will Never Guess What
I got a one in a life time chance! I applied to under go a master mind with josh flagg ( the guy from million dollar listing la) Just got news i will now be apart of the group! One...

Open House Today 7300 Sq Ft Home 7445 Schuster
 Open House today!!  Custom 7,300+ sq. ft. home with stunning pool and casita!!  This home is mid remodel, and is priced at on $68/sq. ft.  This will be the onl...

Some Home Owners Get Second Chance
What great news! "The Federal Housing Administration is giving some former home owners another shot at home ownership. The FHA sent a letter to mortgage lenders stating that it wou...

For The Novice Investor How Do I Calculate An Accurate Return On Investment
Many people are deciding to invest in real estate. One important factor in investing is trying to ascertain the return on investment.  People calculate return on investment ...

I am Not A Real Estate Investor I Would Actually Like To Live In The Home....Sound Familiar
Surprisingly enough, Las Vegas has many homes for owner occupants. There are a high number of cash investors in our market right now, so here are a few tips for buyers who want a h...

THE RETURN OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE
According to Real Capital Analytics the United States ranks 1st in commercial real estate activity with an overall change of 50% higher in the 4th quarter of 2012 than 2011. The...

Open House This Saturday In Seven Hills
Hello all!!  I wanted to invite you all to an open house I am hosting in Seven Hills this Saturday, July 12th from 11am to 3pm.  This home is almost 3,500 square fee...

7 Year High Yes Please
ome prices are moving up at a quicker pace, rising in May by their largest annual amount in more than seven years with more to come, according to the latest report released by Core...

Dang You Interest Rates
Mortgage rates soared to a two-year high last week, rising by the largest pace since 1987. Freddie Mac reported the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage climbed from 3.93 perce...

Does This Mean Washington Is Getting Together
A bipartisan group of Senators introduced Tuesday a bill to remake the role of the federal government in mortgage finance. The bill proposes replacing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac wi...

Wait ANOTHER Housing Bubble
Double-digit price gains in the last year with multiple bid situations that have caused homes to sell for above asking prices have been fueling renewed fears over a housing bubble ...

NEW REPORT Keller Williams Sells More Than Anyone Else
According to the REAL Trends 500, Keller Williams Realty’s top brokerages sold more real estate than any other franchise’s brokerages last year. The report is an annual in...

Commercial Real Estate in Las Vegas Heating Up
Well, it's about time that we see some commercial real estate activity in Las Vegas, Nv. We are starting to see fully occupied income producing assets hitting the market. I'm also ...

3 Million New Buyers Oh My Word
The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals estimates that immigration reform could bring an estimated pool of 3 million new home owners into the market. The non...

Want To Buy A Home In Las Vegas
Most buyers think that they can just drive around town and call phone numbers off of "For Sale" signs that they see. This can be a very time consuming task and can waste hours of y...

NO MORE COMPETING WITH INVESTORS
For those of you looking to owner occupy heres a bit of advise. With the price of homes so low and interest rates at record lowes your averge mortgage payments are much lower than ...

WE HAVE ARRIVED IN GOOD FASHION
It’s been 5 LONG years but for the first time since 2008, equity home sales in the Las Vegas Valley have outpaced distressed sales (REO & Short Sale.) In February 2013, eq...

Las Vegas Bidding Wars
As of April 22nd there are only 3,613 single family homes available for sale! Consiquently when looking for an existing home your choices are very narrow. With the inventory so low...

IF YOU LOVE MONEY READ THIS
Home prices in the Las Vegas area are up 7.3 percent from a month ago and nearly 31 percent from last year as supply stays short. With cash investors snapping up houses, Las Vegas&...

WHY THE NEED FOR URGENCY
In todays market there are so few homes available and an abundant supply of investors just waiting around for a home to hit the market. Like vultures, REALTORS are hovering and the...

Consumer Demand for New Homes Has Rebounded
It’s not normal, but it’s normal for now. That was the word Friday on Southern Nevada’s residential real estate market, with a panel of experts at the Las Vegas ...

ITS ALL ABOUT RATE OF RETURN
In todays market bank acounts are earning maybe 1% APY, yet investing in income properties can easily bring between 8 and 12% not to mention earning you equity. Prices are affordab...

A TIME TO BUY
“Right now there are multiple offers. People are buying houses way over list price; 20-30-40-50-thousand over list price. A house a couple of weeks ago had 109 offers on it. ...

VEGAS IS NUMBER TWO
The latest FNC Residential Price Index, an index created for the mortgage industry, recorded a 28-month high for home prices in February, the most recent data available. The index ...

UHHH dang you foreclosures
Foreclosures are taking longer to complete, with the average time it takes a lender to repossess a home jumping to 477 days in the the first quarter of this year compared to 414 da...

3 Tips for home shoppers
With shrinking inventories and more competition, buyers are finding they have less negotiating power in today’s market. CNNMoney recently highlighted some of the following ti...

SAY WHAT upbeat housing market
Lenders are more optimistic about the direction of the housing recovery, with 71 percent recently surveyed saying home prices are “rising at a sustainable pace,” accord...

Las Vegas Homes Are Hot Again
According to verified housing sources, 74% of existing inventory on the market is traditional listings. There has been a 24% increase of value in Las Vegas city wide with the ...

What about that new Galleria
One of southern Nevada's largest shopping centers and an epicenter of Henderson, the Galleria at Sunset is set to undergo a $7 million upgrade, its first since opening in 1996. The...

A Lesson Between Chinese and Americans
Chinese start with a relationship and Americans start with a transaction. Chinese businessmen are trying to figure out if you are trustworthy first and how long you will be t...

Good to be in the western states
Home prices nationwide, which includes distressed sales, soared 10.2 percent year-over-year, according to CoreLogic’s February report. It’s the largest year-over-year i...

Las Vegas Commercial Real Estate
It appears the Southern Nevada commercial real estate market is starting to rebound with new inventory on the market. There is still REO real estate available but it is starting to...

Hmmm what about them boomerang buyers
Home owners who once lost their homes to foreclosure and short sales -- known as “boomerang buyers” -- are becoming a growing force of home buyers again.  “T...

Got to love them new home buyers right
The percentage of U.S. residents who say owning a home is an essential part of the American dream has hit a three-year high, reaching 79 percent, according to the CNBC-Al...

Zombie Foreclosures? What do you think
A new study finds that 301,874 “zombie” homes—properties where home owners receive foreclosure notices and move out, leaving the home vacant and deteriorating&mda...

Brenkus Team Your Southern Nevada Real Estate Experts
The Brenkus Team has maintained its strive in the housing market with over 400 closings in 2012 alone, and has been awarded as one of the top teams in the Southwest Region for Kell...

Keller Williams Commercial Real Estate
If you have any questions for a commercial real estate agent with over 24 years of experience please let me know for the Las Vegas, Nv. market....


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