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August 15, 2019
Things to Think About Before Selling Your Home

Things to Think About Before Selling Your Home

Selling your home usually isn’t an overnight decision, it usually takes a lot of consideration and thought before making such a major life choice. There are many items to think […]
August 1, 2019
4 Benefits to Adding Solar Panels to Your Home

4 Benefits of Adding Solar Panels to Your Home 

Owning a home is a wonderful accomplishment, it takes, time dedication and sacrifice for most people to purchase a home they can call their own. One of the constant nuisances […]
July 22, 2019
six ways to move with dogs

6 Easy Ways to Move with Dogs

You just closed on your dream home, the movers are on their way and everything seems to be moving in the right direction. However, your dog is sensing something is […]
July 15, 2019
Finding the Right Relator for You

Finding the Right Realtor for You

House shopping or selling as we know can be a never-ending tedious process, from calls back and forth, offers, rejected offers, escrow, and closing. All the working components can make […]
July 8, 2019
Tips for buying a house with a pool

Tips For Buying a House With a Pool

It’s summertime and you’re house shopping, one of the necessities you may consider is buying a house with a pool. The ability to cool off from the summer sun right […]
July 1, 2019
Century 21 Gavish Real Estate - Pahrump Grand Opening

Century 21 Gavish Real Estate Pahrump Office Grand Opening

(LAS VEGAS, June 21, 2019 ) – Century 21 Gavish Real Estate held the official ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening of its newest office in Pahrump, NV, the largest […]
June 17, 2019
5 Reasons Why You Can’t Sell Your Home

5 Reasons Why You Can’t Sell Your Home

It has come time to sell your home, but you’re finding it rather difficult to find a buyer. Your home is listed and there are showings after showings, but not […]
June 17, 2019
6 Luxurious Garage Tips for Displaying Your Car Collection

6 Luxurious Garage Tips for Displaying Your Car Collection

Owning a luxury car collection mean having to invest in the proper environment for it to thrive in. Prestigious car connoisseurs are finding new features and creative amenities to implement […]
June 3, 2019
5 Tips for Millennial Homebuyers

5 Tips for Millennial Homebuyers

If you’re a millennial looking to buy a home, congratulations! You just made an important investment opportunity that will pay off in the long run. This can seem like quite […]
May 20, 2019
Ways to Prepare Your House for Inspection

6 Ways to Prepare Your House for Inspection

There’s a lot of steps into going selling your home, especially for the first time. Taking the time to do your own home inspection before the actual home inspection is […]
May 6, 2019
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a House

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a House

Buying a house, especially for the first time, can have its ups and downs. The homebuying process is definitely a learning process and it’s okay to feel overwhelmed. Luckily, there […]
April 15, 2019
4 Unexpected Expenses After Buying Your First Home

4 Unexpected Expenses After Buying Your First Home

Buying a home for the first time is expensive. Just to save for a down payment could take months, even years, to save up for. The last thing you want […]
April 8, 2019
Checklist for First Time Home Buyers

Checklist for First-Time Home Buyers

Buying a home for the first time can be really exciting; maybe even a little scary. Knowing who to call, where to look, and how to budget is very important. […]
April 1, 2019
6 Tips to Sell Your Home in Spring

6 Tips to Sell Your Home in Spring

Spring is one of the very best times of the year to sell your home. Regardless of what the market is like, you usually have the best opportunity for variety […]
March 18, 2019
What to Expect After an Offer is Accepted

What to Expect After an Offer is Accepted

If you just received that long-awaited call from your agent that your offer has been accepted– congratulations! The house buying process is long and stressful one, but if you’ve come […]
March 4, 2019
Top 5 Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

Top 5 Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

Buying a home for the first time is definitely a huge step, but can be very exciting! It’s definitely a learning process, and though, it may seem like a tough […]
February 25, 2019
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How to NOT Get Caught up in Las Vegas Nightlife

Let’s face it, it’s easy to make a bad decision anywhere. However, we understand the fears when it comes to living in Las Vegas and getting caught up in the […]
February 18, 2019
5 Las Vegas winter escapes

5 Las Vegas Winter Escapes

People would be surprised at what Las Vegas has to truly offer in the wintertime. As locals experience extreme temperature drops, they head to nature’s hidden gems in located right […]
February 11, 2019
5 celebrities that live in Las Vegas

5 Celebrities that Live in Las Vegas

It is no surprise that Las Vegas is a hot spot for celebrities. With the high-end shopping, world class restaurants, and luxurious nightclubs, Las Vegas is a perfect destination. We […]
February 4, 2019
5 Things to Love About Living in Las Vegas

5 Things to Love About Living in Las Vegas

Las Vegas can get an undeserved bad wrap, but despite its reputation, living in Las Vegas is so much more than resort hotels and casinos. Between the entertainment and host […]
January 21, 2019
Unique Ways to Market Your Home

5 Unique Ways to Market Your Home

It’s not too hard to find inspiration when it comes to selling your home. With all the technology we have these days, there are countless unique ways to market your […]
January 7, 2019
What Questions to Ask When Relocating to a New Area

What Questions to Ask When Relocating to a New Area

Before moving, do you know what questions to ask when relocating to a new area? There can be a variety of questions you might want to run by a local […]
December 17, 2018
Open House Red Flags

5 Open House Red Flags

Open houses the most common way to show of a home’s selling points, but what if potential buyers see something that makes them turn and run? What are the red […]
December 3, 2018
Tips for Buying a New Home for the Holidays

5 Tips for Buying a New Home for the Holidays

Moving during the holidays can be a headache in itself with all the seasonal activities and unpleasant weather in many areas of the country. However, there are also plenty of […]
November 19, 2018
Las Vegas Locals Guide

The Ultimate Las Vegas Locals Guide

Want to enjoy the perks of living in Las Vegas? No, we don’t live in hotels, not everyone works on (or even regularly visits) the Strip, and gambling is not […]
November 14, 2018
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C21 Gavish Real Estate Acquires CENTURY 21 JR Realty

Las Vegas, NV (Nov. 13, 2018) CENTURY 21 Gavish Real Estate, announced today, the acquisition of CENTURY 21 JR Realty as part of a strategic initiative to expand the CENTURY […]
November 12, 2018
5 Reasons Seniors Love to Retire in Las Vegas

5 Reasons Seniors Love to Retire in Las Vegas

Retirement in Las Vegas By: Barbara Thompson, Senior Care Advocate Las Vegas has a reputation as a gambler’s paradise, but those who look at the city as little more than […]
November 5, 2018
Why Las Vegas is Becoming a Sports Living Destination

Why Las Vegas is Becoming a Sports Living Destination

The entertainment capital of the world is fast becoming a revolutionary sports destination, and with the addition of T-Mobile Arena, plus a new Raiders stadium being built, for a city […]
October 15, 2018
How to Improve Bad Credit

Home Financing Tips: How to Improve Bad Credit

Finding home loans for poor credit is not for the faint of heart… or at least, maybe not something you ought to do without serious homework. If you are asking […]
October 1, 2018
Tips For Building Equity On Your House

4 Tips for Building Equity On Your House

Equity is the difference between your home’s value and the amount you still owe on the property. Equity can be an extremely powerful tool and also help provide you with […]
September 17, 2018
A Buyer’s Guide to Home Inspections

A Buyer’s Guide to Home Inspections

“A full home inspection… is the best defense against future liability for the seller and the most assured way a buyer can feel comfortable with the home purchase.” -Tory Graham […]
September 3, 2018
Sellers- 4 Reasons to Stage Your Home

Sellers: 4 Reasons to Stage Your Home

Buyers’ first impression is the only impression. Sellers: 4 Reasons to Stage Your Home Over 81% of buyers find it easier to visualize the property as their future home when […]
August 20, 2018
What is an HOA? And what are the benefits?

What is an HOA? And what are the benefits?

Home is not a place, it’s a feeling. What is an HOA? And what are the benefits? The homeowners association (HOA) are progressively common in neighborhoods throughout the nation and […]
August 10, 2018
Top 4 Benefits of Working with a Real Estate Agent

Top 4 Benefits of Working with a Real Estate Agent

A realtor is not a salesperson. They’re a matchmaker. They introduce people to homes until they fall in love with one. Top 4 Benefits of Working with a Real Estate […]
July 16, 2018
5 Tips for The First-Time Home Seller

5 Tips for The First-Time Home Seller

New home, new adventures, new memories. 5 Tips for The First-Time Home Seller It’s common to have a lot of questions and a sense of anxiety when it comes to […]
July 2, 2018
4 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in Las Vegas

4 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in Las Vegas

Happy Independence Day to our great nation. 4 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in Las Vegas Las Vegas has been one of the great homes to celebrate 4th of […]
June 18, 2018
5 Things to Look for in a Las Vegas Home

5 Things to Look for in a Las Vegas Home

It takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home. 5 Things to Look for in a Las Vegas Home It can be exciting searching for […]
June 4, 2018
4 Summer Destinations Within 4 Hours of Las Vegas

4 Summer Destinations Within 4 Hours of Las Vegas

“The journey is the destination.” Once the Las Vegas valley hits summertime, 120 degree weather isn’t really “fun in the sun.” Luckily for Las Vegas’ geographical location, we are only […]
May 16, 2018
4 Ways You Can Get in Touch With Nature in Las Vegas

4 Ways You Can Get in Touch With Nature in Las Vegas

“Nature a home a place to visit. It is home.” -Gary Snyder 4 Ways you Can Get in Touch With Nature in Las Vegas There’s more to the desert than […]
May 2, 2018
5 Apps to Use for Your Home Search

5 Apps to Use for Your Home Search

Check out these five apps to make house hunting a breeze! 5 apps to use for your home search Is it that time in your life to finally move into […]
April 18, 2018
New Home Buyers Flock to Las Vegas

New Home Buyers Flock to Las Vegas

The Las Vegas housing market remains one of the nation’s most dynamic, with overall sales volume up almost 6% from January of 2017. Buyers are continuing to flock to a […]
April 2, 2018
More Renters are Buying Homes

More Renters are Buying Homes

Las Vegas has become a great market for renters. An abundance of available single-family homes after the recession were snatched up a investors, both big and small. While many of […]
January 20, 2018
Welcome to Las Vegas, Coach Gruden

Welcome to Las Vegas, Coach Gruden

The Las Vegas Raiders got their guy. And wow, what an introduction they’re going to when the first kick-off echoes down The Las Vegas Strip. Earlier this month Las Vegas […]
January 16, 2018
Winter has come to the mountains of Las Vegas

Winter has come to the mountains of Las Vegas

Well, it’s officially winter in the mountains above Las Vegas. If you haven&x#39;t spent time in the Spring Mountains, which rise a little less than an hour outside of town, […]
January 10, 2018
Will smart homes be even smarter in 2018?

Will smart homes be even smarter in 2018?

The future of home ownership is coming to Las Vegas. Smart homes, or houses equipped with a network of related technologies, are showing up more often on prospective home buyers’ […]
January 7, 2018
Las Vegas continues its housing hot streak into 2018

Las Vegas continues its housing hot streak into 2018

Home prices continue to climb across the country, surging more than 6% in 2017 from 2016. Our own Las Vegas is one of the country’s most prominent in terms of […]
December 23, 2017
Happy Holidays from CENTURY 21

Happy Holidays from CENTURY 21 Gavish Real Estate

What a year it’s been. If we told you that in 2016 we’d be writing about our shift in franchise direction from being Las Vegas’ top independent brokerage to a […]
December 19, 2017
3 unconventional reasons to leave California for Vegas

3 unconventional reasons to leave California for Vegas

Every year, Las Vegas welcomes more of our neighbors from the West. California, stricken with tragic wildfires, the incessant risk of tectonic upheaval, and almost just as bad, the never-ending […]
December 15, 2017
Getting your offer accepted

Getting your offer accepted

Buying a house is a stressful, confusing process. But it doesn’t have to be. You see, agents are here to help. We’re your advisors, and often, we find ourselves being […]
December 12, 2017
Las Vegas- Sports City USA

Las Vegas: Sports City USA?

No city in the country has experienced the influx of professional sports like ours has in the last couple of years. The latest announcement of a professional sports franchise finding […]
November 22, 2017
Las Vegas is one the nation’s hottest real estate markets

Las Vegas is one the nation’s hottest real estate markets

According to a report released this summer by online real estate tracker Zillow, only two markets in the country have experienced more upward growth in real estate value than Las […]
November 13, 2017
NFL stadiums don't always up the value of nearby homes

NFL stadiums don’t always up the value of nearby homes

As expected, attention is being given to the commercial real estate that will soon be in the shadow of what will be the new stadium for the NFL’s Las Vegas […]
November 8, 2017
NAR Partners With Tech Companies To Better Agent Service

NAR Partners With Tech Companies To Better Agent Service

CENTURY 21 is the most recognized brand in real estate. And like the National Association of Realtors®, or NAR, itself, we’re always on the lookout for new ways to better […]
October 21, 2017
3 Ways To Bounce Back In Las Vegas

3 Ways To Bounce Back In Las Vegas

It will be hard for Las Vegas residents to forget the events of October 1 for a long time. For those that were there, for those that were injured, and […]
October 13, 2017
Las Vegas Emergence As A Major Sports City Comes

Las Vegas Emergence As A Major Sports City Comes

In only a couple of years Las Vegas has become a major sports city. We mean that both ways: A MAJOR SPORTS city and a MAJOR sports city. And it’s […]
October 11, 2017
VegasStrong

VegasStrong

There’s really not much you can say. No words make a person actually feel better. It helps them know you care, but they probably already know that. Time is really […]
September 26, 2017
New Construction Or Pre-Existing? Buying Decisions

New Construction Or Pre-Existing? Buying Decisions

If you’re considering buying a home soon and your tastes are rather specific, it might be a good idea to consider looking at newly built homes. Developers today are doing […]
September 20, 2017
Renting Has Its Advantages, But Home Ownership

Renting Has Its Advantages, But Home Ownership?

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
Help Us Help You

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
Is The Housing Market Becoming A Co-Borrower’s World?

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
North Las Vegas To Get New Homes

North Las Vegas To Get New Homes

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
An Introduction To The Cost Of Buying A Home

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
Las Vegas Named #4 On CNN List Of Best Places

Las Vegas Named #4 On CNN List Of Best Places

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
The Secret to Selling Your Home Faster

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
Debt-to-Income Ratio Increase Should Help Home Buyers

Debt-to-Income Ratio Increase Should Help 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 Hasn’t Seen

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
It's Summer In Las Vegas- Tips For New Residents

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. Should See a 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
Las Vegas Real Estate C21

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
Buyer Tips For A Tight Market

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
2017 Home Design Trends Showcasing Comfort And Solace

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
Our Agents Are More Than Home Finders

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
Franchises Bring Jobs And Real Estate To Las Vegas

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
The Importance of In-Person Communication

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
Inventory Issues Demand Representation

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
A Little About 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
Home Ownership Offers Better Control Than Renting

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
We Like To Help Our Customers Win

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 […]