Today’s Buyers are Serious

Today’s homebuyers are not just talking about their plans, they’re actively engaged in the buying process – and they’re serious about it. A recent report by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) indicates: “…. Of American adults considering a future home purchase in the second quarter of 2020, about half (49%) are not simply planning it, they are actively…

Tesla Employee Tests Positive for Covid-19

An employee at Tesla’s sprawling battery plant outside of Reno, Nevada, has tested positive for COVID-19 according to internal communications obtained by CNBC. KRNV NBC Reno previously reported on the matter on Sunday. Tesla’s vehicle deliveries report for the first quarter of 2020 is expected within a week. Despite direct impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on its…

Realtor Looks at 2020 Market

Realtors are looking forward to what the market will bring in the coming year. The economy is on the up, but there’s a shortage of housing in the Truckee Meadows. “We’re at an official full recovery; our market is strong, it’s thriving, the jobs are continuing to come to the area and interest rates are…

March Median Sales In Reno-Sparks

March’s median sold home price for Reno-Sparks jumped 5.9 percent for the month to come in at $415,000 — setting a new record high home price for the Reno and Sparks’ markets. Year-over-year, March’s median closed sales price was up a whopping 12.5 percent. March’s median sold price per square foot (PPSF) also rose — coming in…

7 Ways to Bug Proof Your Yard

A lush spot for outdoor entertaining? Great. Perfect. A constant swarm of insects that invade your patio and home? No, thank you. Here’s how to keep bugs away from your patio and yard, and from getting inside your house. #1 Install Patio Fans Mosquitos may have a tough sting, but they’re wimps when it comes…

3 Ideas for Outdoor Clutter

“That can go in the garage” is a common solution to just about anything outdoorsy that needs a home. Instead, think outside the garage. These ideas are great for decluttering your garage — and they’ll pay dividends when it comes time to sell. Because clutter never increases a home’s selling price. #1 Tuck Storage Under Your…