Archive for March 7th, 2005

National Park Award: Las Vegas is a Real City!

Monday, March 7th, 2005

The City of Las Vegas Aquatics Program was honored at the 20th annual National Aquatics Conference by receiving the National Park Association’s “2005 Excellence in Aquatics Award”. The award is given to only ONE organization a year in the entire country with a city population of 650,000 or more. The City of Las Vegas aquatics program covers virtually everything you can do in a pool. It offers synchronized swimming classes, lifeguard training, first aid and lifesaving training, water safety and lifeguard training for instructors, learn-to-swim classes, water aerobics, arthritis water exercise, Boy Scout merit badge training in swimming and aquatic therapy for stroke patients. MS Las Vegas Real Estate continues the process of educating the wider world about the REAL Las Vegas. This is a real city! Las Vegas homes offer a truly wonderful quality of life….and living!

MacDonald Highlands Luxury Homes

Monday, March 7th, 2005

Real Estate in Las Vegas Nevada continues to move upscale at an astounding rate. MacDonald Highlands real estate is one of the best representations of this trend. The two newest neighborhoods are Lairmont and Glenbrook. The custom lots at MacDonald Highlands range from one-half acre to 2 1/2 acres, and are priced from $800,000 to more than $3.5 million. Lairmont’s 16 custom lots measure about one-half acre to nearly three-fourths of an acre, and are priced from $1 million to $1.25 million. The 12-acre neighborhood is gated and features a landscaped entry, as does Glenbrook. It comprises 14 home sites ranging from about two-thirds of an acre to 2.08 acres. Prices start from $900,000 to $2.3 million. The golf course and strip views are simply breathtaking. The Highlands are a feature community within the MacDonald Ranch master-planned community which is located in Henderson, Nevada.

Las Vegas Real Estate: Culture and Education in Summerlin

Monday, March 7th, 2005

The Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center has enhanced the master-planned community’s cultural and educational amenities since it opened in 1993. The library houses more than 130,000 books, movies and music compact discs. It also includes a 291-seat theater, an art gallery, a conference room that accommodates as many as 40 people, three study rooms, two courtyards, and a story room. The art gallery, which is located off the main foyer, features six exhibits each year showcasing contemporary and classic art and photography from area residents. Summerlin ranked as the country’s best-selling master-planned community for much of the last decade, according to independent surveys. It is being developed in villages along the valley’s western rim and is home to more than 100 neighborhood and village parks, more than 100 miles of trails, houses of worship, shopping centers, medical facilities, business parks and nearly 100 model homes. Some of the finest Las Vegas real estate can be found in this section of the Las Vegas valley.