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September 20, 2017

Renting Has Its Advantages, But Home Ownership Provides For Your Future

Renting has become a popular way to live. Well, more common than it was a few years ago, anyway. After the recession, a prevailing sense of non-permanence took hold across […]
September 15, 2017
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Help Us Help You

CENTURY 21 Gavish Real Estate agents are experts at helping people understand their real estate needs. However, we're not psychics or Tarot card readers. We don't have a card table […]
September 12, 2017
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Is The Housing Market Becoming A Co-Borrower’s World?

Poll just about anyone who wants to buy a house these days and the answer you're likely to hear about why they're still renting will have to do with two […]
August 17, 2017
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North Las Vegas To Get New Homes In Spite Of Faraday’s Plant Pull-Out

Well, if it’s not going to give rise to a casino, new homes are always the next best option. In North Las Vegas (it’s own city, not north Las Vegas), […]
August 7, 2017
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CENTURY 21 Once Again Recognized As Nation’s Best

Sometimes, you just know. When our company, one of Las Vegas’s most recognized independent real estate firms, decided it was time to associate with a major national brand, we just […]
August 6, 2017
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An Introduction To The Cost Of Buying A Home

It never hurts to ask questions. They say the only dumb question is the one not asked. That couldn’t be any more true when applied to the world of real […]
July 26, 2017
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Las Vegas Named #4 On CNN List Of Best Places For First-Time Home Buyers

In a recent survey of places best suited for first time home buyers conducted by Money.cnn.com, Las Vegas was named #4 on a list of 10 U.S. markets. The writers […]
July 21, 2017
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The Secret to Selling Your Home Faster

Las Vegas continues to thrive in real estate which is why we’re seeing a peak of interested home sellers. But selling your property isn’t that easy. On top of the […]
July 19, 2017
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Debt-to-Income Ratio Increase Should Help Aspiring Las Vegas Home Buyers

The biggest barrier to buying a house is without question the down payment. This is why CENTURY 21 Gavish Real Estate holds seminars to help people understand why kind of […]
July 10, 2017
Faraday Future's Letdown Is Nothing Las Vegas

Resilience: Faraday Future’s Letdown Is Nothing Las Vegas Hasn’t Seen

The news of a giant manufacturing facility being approved for construction in North Las Vegas elicited a collective sigh of relief from valley residents. New jobs outside of the gaming […]
July 10, 2017
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It’s Summer In Las Vegas: Tips For New Residents

You’ve either heard this or said this: “It’s a dry heat.” It’s a declaration that may be as well known to Las Vegas residents as “What Happens In Vegas … […]
June 28, 2017
Centennial Center Blvd. Residents Should See Spike In Home Value

Centennial Center Blvd. Should See a Spike In Home Value

Thanks To Trader Joes Trader Joe’s announced back in April that it’s location on S. Decatur will be closing, and re-opening in Centennial Center Blvd. What the folks who frequented […]
June 16, 2017
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Real Estate Tip of The Week – June 2017

This week’s tip of the week goes out to the renters. Did you know that by owning a house you get to write off your interests? This means your whole […]
June 15, 2017
Jobs, Families Are Returning To Las Vegas

Jobs, Families Are Returning To Las Vegas

Some say when it comes to real estate, it’s all about location, location, location. Well, it’s also about jobs, jobs, jobs. Especially here in Las Vegas. New data has shown […]
June 10, 2017
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Buyer Tips For A Tight Market

Buyers in a tight market need to be prepared for surprises because when competition gets heated, sellers hold all the cards. Homes in Las Vegas are going up in price, […]
June 5, 2017
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2017 Home Design Trends Showcasing Comfort And Solace

Housing trends come and go. Then come back again. This year’s design and construction trends have now been around long enough to be considered as such, and we’re seeing them […]
May 30, 2017
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Our Agents Are More Than Home Finders

The real job description of your real estate agent is hard to find. Sure, you know that they help you find houses to tour. They open doors for you, talk […]
May 15, 2017
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Franchises Bring Jobs And Real Estate To Las Vegas

Jobs and real estate. Two great tastes that … Well, you know how it ends. The Las Vegas housing market continues to regain its foothold and is in fact, healthier […]
May 9, 2017
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The Importance of In-Person Communication

Published recently on RISMedia, one of the industry’s most recognized authorities on real estate news and information. The column covered his stance on how communicating with younger buyers today can […]
May 5, 2017
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Inventory Issues Demand Representation

Las Vegas rental prices are moving up. That must mean it’s time to buy. Well, not really, but it sure does give people a good reason to consider getting into […]
April 20, 2017
Understanding Mortgages

A Little About Understanding Mortgages

Mortgages are often the most confusing aspect of buying your first home. First, it’s a lot of paperwork, even in spite of laws designed to make them more easy to […]
April 12, 2017
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Home Ownership Offers Better Control Than Renting

Las Vegas has a wide array of homes for rent. Many of them are modern and well-maintained; and, they’re in attractive, gated communities with parks and nearby retail amenities.   […]
April 2, 2017
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We Like To Help Our Customers Win

There is an increasing trend of fewer homes for sale in Las Vegas. In fact, it’s happening everywhere. What we’re experiencing is the market’s reaction to two issues: Builders focusing […]
March 27, 2017
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Las Vegas Is Now Raider Country

And here they come. The Las Vegas Raiders are expected to be made official today! While nothing is ever 100% in the world of NFL relocation all signs point to […]
March 22, 2017
An Agent For Life

An Agent For Life

Finding a Las Vegas real estate agent when you don’t have an existing relationship can be frustrating. From radio ads to tweets to billboards, the marketing pitches are endless. Unfortunately, […]
March 19, 2017
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3 Ways To Handle A Bad Offer On Your Home

As much as we market ourselves as your trusted real estate partner, the decisions about your property are made by you. The price, the terms, the time, even the buyers. […]
March 10, 2017
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Average Credit Scores In Las Vegas Aren’t Great; But We’re Here For You.

The average credit scores of Las Vegas Residents is roughly around 640. That’s not exactly wonderful, but it’s not entirely something to be upset about. Credit score strength is often […]
March 10, 2017
Las Vegas Real Estate Market Happily Inching To Stability

Las Vegas Real Estate Market Happily Inching To Stability

Reports from the Greater Las Vegas Realtor’s Association indicates that the market remains mostly healthy. It’s somewhat of a surprise that the volume of sales went up for February, considering […]
March 10, 2017
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For First Home Buyers, Myths Persist

For First Home Buyers, Myths Persist The average down payment for a home is only 11 percent. However, the prevailing sentiment among most non-owners is that a family needs 20 […]
February 20, 2017
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J.D. Power Awards For Century 21 Reflect Dedication To Customers

For a number of years, we championed our independence in the Las Vegas real estate market. Gavish Real Estate became the largest and most recognized independent brand because we cared […]
February 20, 2017
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Let Agents Navigate Homebuyers Through Closing

There have some changes to the way houses are bought in the last year. Those changes came in the form of a resolution put in place to help home buyers […]
February 3, 2017
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People Remain Committed To Downtown Las Vegas

The lure of revived Downtown Las Vegas has been wafting through the valley for almost a decade. Depending on who you ask, Downtown Las Vegas is a great place to […]
February 1, 2017
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First Time Home Buyers In Las Vegas Have Advantages

Buying a house in Las Vegas for the first time can be an intimidating experience. Where should we buy? Should we consider a new school or keep our children where […]
January 30, 2017
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What You Might See In New Las Vegas Homes This Year

What’s coming to Las Vegas homes in the near future? According to the jointly-held 2017 International Builders’ Show and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, new homes in Las Vegas […]
January 25, 2017
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Lee Canyon Offers A Winter Wonderland Above The Bustle Of Las Vegas

Some people still have a hard time believing there’s a ski and snowboard destination in Las Vegas. And it’s a pretty good one, too. Rebranded this year to Lee Canyon, […]
January 23, 2017
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Why We’re OK With Las Vegas Not Being Most Affordable City

Las Vegas isn’t on the most recent list of USA Today’s 25 Most Affordable Cities. And we’re just fine with that. We all want to pay less for something. Heck, […]
January 18, 2017
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Las Vegas’s Recession History Tells Tale Of Today’s Stability

The market for homes for sale in Las Vegas continues to remain stable, according to recent stats. The median price of a non-distressed home in November of 2016 was $195,000. […]
December 27, 2016
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4 Reasons To Shop New Homes In Las Vegas

Las Vegas has proven to once again be a healthy real estate market. The doom and gloom has passed, and we've become a market that offers exceptional value for the dream of home ownership
December 22, 2016
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New Year, New Company, Same Commitment to Service

2016 has been quite a year... Recently we announced a new partnership with the Century 21 company, the world's most recognized brand in real estate*
December 13, 2016
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The Importance of Renters Insurance

Moving to a new home can be overwhelming especially when you have to think about contracts, deposits, utilities, and leasing with your landlord. Among the other important tasks that people […]