New Construction Homes

News on some of the most interesting new construction homes in Las Vegas.

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A Guide to Sustainable Construction for Smart HomeownersUnderstanding sustainable construction is a lot like understanding technology. Not only is it always constantly progressing, changing, and evolving, but it's dependent on adapting fundamental principles to different elements in the building. Keeping up with the trends can help home buyers understand the types of things they should be looking for when they're hoping to cut down on their carbon footprint. While zero-waste homes are still rare, the following developments are strong signs that it's only a matter of time before every residence puts more emphasis on sustainability.

Energy-Efficient Window Installations

Forget trying to decide between double-pane and single-pane windows—there's a potential new player on the market for homeowners who

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NAHB’s International Builder’s Show is all about the latest design trends.  It was held in Vegas last week and we saw some awesome products.  The show was packed.   A sure sign that things have changed since the doom and gloom years of the housing collapse.  This is a great show to attend if you are serious about Real Estate.  The show also covered the economic outlook and the demographics of today’s buyers.  It's a must go event for anyone involved in the housing market.

Exciting Design Trends for 2016

Home Design Trends 2016Before we get to the economic news for 2016, the new design trends are awesome.  Our favorite was the “Culinary Preservation Centers” by Thermidor.  Judging from the number of people jumping in front of the camera to open them, they’re a hit.  These

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You found your home and arrived at an agreeable price.  You had an inspector verify that everything is in good working order.  The sellers did the repairs that the inspector suggested.  The loan is "clear to close".  You're scheduled to go sign the final papers.  

Do you really have to take time to do a final walk thru?  In a word - YES! 

Final Walk Through TipsThe final walk through is your last chance to make sure everything has been left as agreed.  And it is just that, a walk through. It is not a completely new inspection.  It isn't the time to start nit-picking that the sellers should replace the stained carpet.  You should negotiate repairs for anything obvious when making your offer.  If the inspection reveals problems, you should ask for repairs at the time of the

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Here are three video tours of  New luxury home developments across Las Vegas to give you a small sampling of what's currently available. Contact us for more information.

New Homes at Horizon's Edge South in Henderson

New contemporary luxurious homes are under construction by D R Horton at Horizon's Edge South in Henderson. Three models are available that offer either 2820, 3020, or 3220 square feet of living space.  All have guest casitas.  All three homes also have open floor plans. Master bedrooms and baths on the second floors with options for freplaces and all three homes have roof decks and the options of  fireplaces, BBQs, TVs etc

 

New Homes at Sterling Ridge

Sterling Ridge is guard-gated luxury community in The Ridges of

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Woodside Homes Andorra community in the Paseos of Summerlin offers seven different homes in a gated community.  Located just North of the Paseos Park, and East of Red Rock Conservation area, this is an ideal location for those who like to be outdoors.

The Andorra gated community includes two separate phases.  Castille at Andorra offers three designs that range from 2236 sf to 2518 with 2 car garages.  Prices for the Castille homes start in the high $300's and go just over $400K at the moment.  Seville at Andorra has four plans, including a single story 2013 sf home that offers a 3 bay tandem garage.  The other three plans at Seville are two story homes that all feature 3 bay garages.  Prices currently start just under $400K for the single story

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Toll Bros is now building single story luxury homes in the Paseos of Summerlin.  Santaluz is a gated community, located just North of Paseo Park.  It's in a beautiful desert setting with the Red Rock Canyon Conservation area next-door and less than 5 minutes to shopping, restaurants and all the amenities of Summerlin.

Toll Brothers has established itself as one of our most popular luxury home builders.  Their homes are available in the resale market at several locations, including the nearby Red Rock Country Club.  For those who prefer to start new and pick their own upgrades, the Santaluz community will not disappoint.  Construction started in this subdivision a few months ago.  Initially, the sales staff was operating out of a trailer.  This past

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Looking for new construction Luxury Homes in Las Vegas?  Lennar is one of the more active builders in the Las Vegas Valley.  They recently made the leap into the Luxury  Market with their Masters subdivision inside the guard-gates of Southern Highlands Estates.  For those who prefer luxury in a more urban setting, Lantern Gardens is a great option.

This gated community is located between Rainbow and Tenaya with gated entrances on both Desert Inn and Spring Mountain.  It's a great location for those who want to be on the Strip in ten minutes.  The shopping, restaurants and golf courses of Summerlin are only ten minutes West of the community.  This location offers all the convenience of the nearby amenities without the SIDs/LIDs of a master planned

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Toll Brothers has established themselves as a top luxury home builder in the Las Vegas and Henderson market.  The homes they build tend to have nice standard finishes with an assortment of upgrades to choose from.  Over the past few years, Toll Brothers completed most of their communities.  Over recent months, Toll Brothers has finally started building new subdivisions.

At Savona in Northwest Las Vegas, we find two single story floor plans are being built.  This is a gated community that is just up the hill from the Centennial Hills Hospital.  It's convenient to the 215 Beltway and the 95 Fwy.  Residents can reach the Strip in 25 minutes, the heart of Summerlin in 15 minutes.  When complete, the community will have 64 half acre homes.  Base Prices are

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Beazer Homes - Las Vegas New Home Builders offers nice finishes at a budget conscious price.  If you visit Beazer's website, you will notice in the first paragraph they mention their goal of providing "comfort and savings".

 

Beazer has been building in Las Vegas for decades.  While Beazer has a reputation as a builder for the budget conscious, they have begun incorporating some nice touches into their homes.  Our first time home buyers who purchased a Beazer home in the Summer of 2012, were able to have granite counter tops throughout, a tankless water heater, pavers in the front of the home and ceramic tile floors throughout the downstairs.  Their final price was $149K.  A year later, Beazer is offering similar homes with a starting base price of

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Buyers who are tired of bidding wars and distressed sales are turning to new construction homes.  After you find the new home builder and the floorplan that you like, one of your first steps will be choosing your options.  In other words - upgrades.  It is important to keep your budget in mind.  Most builders will ask for a 50% deposit for the upgrades.  That deposit will be counted towards your down payment at closing.  It can also be at risk if you should change your mind about buying the home.

Keep the appraisal in mind.  Most new home builders have a fairly good idea as to where the home will likely appraise, especially if they've already sold a few of the same floor plan.  If the same home just sold for $400K and your upgrades bring the cost of

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