Archive for February, 2005

Another Expert Touts Vegas Growth

Monday, February 28th, 2005

The president and chief operating officer of NAI Global said the pace of Las Vegas’ rapid growth is still difficult for people from outside the market to understand. Jeffrey Finn, president and chief operating officer of NAI Global, said that Las Vegas continues to be an attractive market for investors because of its growth and the dynamics of its unique economy. Finn also said the area continues to be a strong commercial real estate market, and it has proven to the world that Las Vegas has a resilient and healthy economy, even when the nation as a whole isn’t doing as well. MS Las Vegas Real Estate has been making many of these same points over the past months in this blog. We believe in the future of Las Vegas and the strength of the market for Las Vegas real estate.

Yahoo Gets Ready for 10th Anniversary!

Monday, February 28th, 2005

Co-founders Jerry Yang and David Filo created an Internet business that started making profits in under 10 months. Not bad for two guys that were supposed to be focused on graduate studies in electrical engineering at Stanford University. MS Las Vegas Real Estate salutes Yahoo on it’s 10th birthday. Yahoo search results for Las Vegas real estate and related terms have played a significant role in the success of our firm.

NASCAR Weekend 2005: March 11-15!!

Monday, February 28th, 2005

The Sam’s Town 300 (NASCAR Busch Series) is Saturday March 12th. The UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400 is Sunday March 13th. The info line for this years events is 800-644-4444. NASCAR weekend is a worthy rival to Super Bowl weekend as the biggest sports and party weekend of the year in Las Vegas! The track is awesome (and almost sold out already) and the Las Vegas Strip is in racing form! MS Las Vegas Real Estate invites you to Las Vegas for race weekend if you can find a room! Check out a few Las Vegas homes while you’re here. This is the new Las Vegas. We’re well on our way to becoming the next major metropolis in America!

Las Vegas is a Real City: Red Rock Relay Race

Sunday, February 27th, 2005

MS Las Vegas Real Estate takes every opportunity to let people know that life in Las Vegas is not anything like so many people think. This is a real city with culture and diversity and little league and half-way decent pizza! Here’s another example of the real Las Vegas. Pacific Properties has teamed up with Las Vegas Track Club to help present the second annual Red Rock 20k Classic and Relay race. The event, to be held today, features relay teams of four runners racing along a course through Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Cash prizes totaling $20,000 will be awarded. The nonprofit track club, which has been sponsoring events in Southern Nevada for more than 35 years, uses proceeds from races to assist charities in the Las Vegas Valley.

Treviso at Aliante in North Las Vegas

Sunday, February 27th, 2005

The Aliante master-planned community in North Las Vegas offers myriad floor plans designed to meet the needs of many buyers. Available homes include the single-story designs in Pulte Homes’ Treviso neighborhood. The gated neighborhood offers four designs featuring as many as five bedrooms. They are priced from the mid $400,000s. Treviso homes meet the Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star requirements and feature the Platinum Plus level of Environments for Living technology. Aliante is a truly unique master-planned community in North Las Vegas. Nearly 430 acres are designated for recreational and public purposes including the municipal Aliante Golf Club, the 20-acre Nature Discovery Park, two additional city parks, more than 20 miles of trails and linear parks, and an arroyo. Would you like to take a tour of this wonderful new Las Vegas community? MS Las Vegas Real Estate would be happy to provide this service.

Kyle Breaks the Record!

Sunday, February 27th, 2005

A member of the Busch family will start on the pole in today’s NASCAR Nextel Cup race at California Speedway. But it won’t be reigning series champion Kurt Busch. Nineteen year-old rookie and Las Vegas native Kyle Busch captured the top spot Saturday for the Auto Club 500, breaking a 53 year series record for the youngest pole winner. MS Las Vegas Real Estate congratulates Kyle Busch of Las Vegas! Kyle won five races and six poles last year in the NASCAR Busch Series, finishing second in the standings. We are looking forward to many exciting times with Kyle at our own Las Vegas Motor Speedway!

Las Vegas Life Magazine Chronicles Las Vegas Homes

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

The March 2005 edition of Las Vegas Life magazine features their annual Las Vegas real estate guide. It’s on the news stands as we speak and it’s always a good read. It’s got a useful home buyers checklist and the usual predictions about the future from the so-called experts. The photography is great and I’m sure you’ll enjoy it.

Pulte at the Aliante Master Plan

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

Pulte Homes offers Salerno at Aliante for home shoppers who prefer a single-story floor plan. The community features wide landscaped streets, stone elevations, and is surrounded by walking trails that connect to Aliante’s adjacent 15-acre park. Salerno’s three residential designs range from 1,671 to 1,900 square feet and are priced from the $320,000s. Aliante is a 1,905-acre master-planned community in North Las Vegas. At MS Las Vegas Real Estate we’re keeping pace with the tremendous rate of development all across North Las Vegas. Give us a call at 888-349-2595 if you have questions.

Townhomes at Silverstone Ranch

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

Home buyers who prefer a low-maintenance lifestyle should visit Pulte Homes’ Pinehurst Collection, a gated development of townhomes at Silverstone Ranch. The 95-unit collection is complemented by a private recreation facility, which includes a fitness center, an outdoor pool and spa, barbecue areas, tennis courts and a practice putting green. Four single and two-story floor plans are available, ranging from 1,321 to 1,995 square feet. The townhomes start from the high $200,000s. For a limited time, each purchase includes membership to the golf club, which has a clubhouse with a restaurant and a golf school. Community amenities include a 6-acre park, basketball and tennis courts, playgrounds and arbors. Allow MS Las Vegas Real Estate to introduce you to Silverstone Ranch. The community is beautiful and the 27 hole golf facility is just fantastic.

Only 8 Left at The Villas in Southern Highlands

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

Eight new homes remain for sale in The Villas and The Christopher Collection, two neighborhoods by Christopher Homes in Southern Highlands Golf Club. The homes range from 1,983 to more than 6,000 square feet and are priced from the mid-$600,000’s to $2 million. Several of the home sites, including three in the model-home park, overlook the golf course. To make the lifestyle even more enjoyable, Christopher Homes provides every buyer at The Christopher Collection and The Villas with a social membership to Southern Highlands Golf Club (upon application approval). MS Las Vegas Real Estate would be happy to give you a guided tour of Southern Highlands real estate.