Welcome to the Lori Ballen Team Las Vegas Real Estate Blog. Here, I hope you’ll find the advice you need to better prepare you to buy or sell a house in Las Vegas. When you are ready to discuss your goals, call or text 702.604.7739. Your Las Vegas real estate agents are standing by to help you with new construction, investments or resale properties.

Las Vegas Real Estate Market Report – August 2018

Here’s a look at the Las Vegas Real Estate Market for August 2018. According to a report released on August 7th by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® (GLVAR), the housing inventory for this area is looking better than it has in recent months. There’s also a pause in rising house prices. Let’s take a closer look at … Continued

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Sold by Lori Ballen Team at Keller Williams Realty

Here’s a list of recently sold homes by Lori Ballen Team at Keller Williams Realty Las Vegas. Call 702-604-7739 to buy or sell real estate in Las Vegas, Henderson, or North Las Vegas

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The Buyer Missed the Closing Date, Now What?

A Closing date is established on the purchase agreement. The buyer who makes the offer first requests a particular date. Generally, this is 30-45 days from offer acceptance. Read more to discover more options.

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Greater Las Vegas Appreciation Map

The Greater Las Vegas area is made up of Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, and Henderson, NV. This map shows appreciation for all sales zip code for Clark County, NV.  Click here to learn more about the Las Vegas Real Estate Market.

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Las Vegas Real Estate Market Report – July 2018

Here’s a look at the Las Vegas Real Estate Market for July 2018. According to a report released on July 6th by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® (GLVAR), the real estate market continues to struggle with low inventory in Las Vegas. However, housing prices are showing an increase of 12.7 percent from this time last year. Let’s … Continued

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How Long Does It Take a House to Sell in Las Vegas

How Long Does It Take To Sell A House in Las Vegas

On average, a single-family home is taking 13 days to sell, as reported at the end of 2nd quarter 2018.

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What Is The Normal Commission For A REALTOR? [Video]

As a real estate agent team, we are often asked What Is The Normal Commission For A Realtor. The answer is: There isn’t one. The commission is always negotiable. You’ll find listing agents for 1% commission, others for 6% and even 10%. There are also variable commissions which you’ll learn more about in this video.

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Property Condition when Selling a House

This article explains why the property condition when selling a house makes a huge difference in showings, offers, and your bottom line.

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What Does The Seller Have To Pay When Selling A House?

If you are ready to put your home on the market, you may ask: “What does the seller have to pay when selling a house”? Seller costs change based on the buyer contract. Here’s more:

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How Much is An Appraisal Fee

In Las Vegas, a home appraisal will generally cost around $450.00 depending on the size of the property and appraiser chosen.

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Closing Costs in Nevada

Can You Negotiate Closing Costs On A Home Sale in NV

In Nevada, closing costs when selling a home are negotiable. From the real estate agents commission to buy concessions and lender costs, either can often be paid by the buyer or the seller.

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6 Key Real Estate Market Numbers Buyer and Sellers Need to Watch

Whether you are a first-time home buyer, a homeowner thinking about selling, or a would-be investor, the health of the real estate market matters. Here are 6 Key Real Estate Market Numbers to Watch For.

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Las Vegas Real Estate Market Report – June 2018

Here’s a look at the Las Vegas Real Estate Market for June 2018. According to a report released on June 7th by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® (GLVAR), we may see a peak in the rising prices within the next couple of months. Inventory is still low with a 1.5 month supply of homes available. Let’s take a … Continued

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Buying After A Short Sale

Some VA lenders will consider your loan application when buying a house after a short sale as little as one month after a short sale if you have not been late on any mortgage payments before the short sale closing date and you have rebuilt a credit score of 660 or above.

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What Is a Sellers Market?

You’ve probably heard the terms “buyer’s market” and “seller’s market” when it comes to real estate. These terms seem fairly straightforward – a buyer’s market favors the buyer, while a seller’s market favors the seller.

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