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Richmond American debuts Hillside Collection in Lake Las Vegas

Richmond American Homes has opened Amberock, its first neighborhood in Lake Las Vegas. Amberock’s collection of hillside homes offer sweeping views of the community and surrounding mountain ranges. The neighborhood, which has already sold five homes, offers eight single-family and paired floor plans with three to four bedrooms, 2½ baths and two-car garages. Amberock’s plans range in size from 1,470 square feet to 1,910 square feet with special pricing available prior to the opening of model homes this fall.

Summerlin has new homes ready for move-in

The master-planned community of Summerlin offers nearly 160 floor plans in 34 neighborhoods throughout 10 distinct villages. Homes are available in a variety of styles — from single-family homes to town homes, priced from the $300,000s to more than $1 million. And, for those looking for quick occupancy, there are nearly 30 new homes, including several upgraded model homes, available for immediate move-in.

KB Home opens new home neighborhood in South Las Vegas

KB Home has announced the grand opening of Saguaro, a new, gated single-family home community on West Cactus Avenue in South Las Vegas just off Interstate 15. The collection of one- and two-story homes can be personalized to reflect each buyer’s lifestyle and budget.

Pardee showcases celebrity designer Bobby Berk

Celebrity designer Bobby Berk, winner of the PCBC Gold Nugget award for Best Interior Merchandising for Pardee Homes’ Sandalwood Plan Two in Summerlin, also put his well-known signature on Sandalwood’s Plan One and Three in the master-planned community.

Stax Studios offers studios in downtown Las Vegas

Modern studio living is now available in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. Stax Studios , near Las Vegas Boulevard and Fremont Street, is offering fully renovated studio units for lease with the help of WestCorp Management Group. The property’s new look is perfect for residents seeking an urban lifestyle. Stax Studios is located at 501 South 10th St. and features more than 44 completely renovated units.

Summerlin trail system ro connect community to Red Rock Canyon

A hallmark of the Summerlin master-planned community is its 150-mile-long trail system, which connects to major amenities like parks and schools while encouraging a healthy, active lifestyle.

Vegas mortgage delinquencies nowhere near peak of Great Recession

There’s no denying that thousands of Nevadans are having trouble paying their mortgage for obvious reasons. Still, I was glad to see the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s July 21 story headlined “ Southern Nevadans falling behind on mortgages amid pandemic ” included some of the more balanced statistics we’ve been tracking at the Nevada Bankers Association.

StoryBook Homes offers flexible floor plans

StoryBook Homes is announcing the debut of its newest community, Belle Ridge, offering a limited 45 homesites in one the most desired areas of the Las Vegas Valley.

Summerlin age-qualified communities offer options

For active adults and empty nesters looking to right-size their homes and simplify their lives, the master-planned community of Summerlin offers multiple options. The community currently offers two actively selling neighborhoods with a combined 20 floor plans developed exclusively for homebuyers ages 55 and older: Regency by Toll Brothers and Trilogy by Shea Homes. Both neighborhoods offer a complete lifestyle created by robust amenities, events and activities, but each offers a distinct difference. Homes at Regency are all detached single-family homes, while Trilogy offers all attached condominium homes.

Nevada construction industry still at work during pandemic

When Gov. Steve Sisolak announced a statewide shutdown of all nonessential businesses on March 17, I had strong concerns about my health, my business outlook, the future of Nevada and our country. Was there going to be a future? And, what will that look like? My thought process spreads to every avenue in my life. I was seeing the coronavirus outbreak spreading across the U.S., impacting nearly every industry, and I knew the construction sector would not be immune from its effects.

Cadence offers home that are ready for move-in

Moving into a new home can be a long, grueling process. Thankfully, with quick-move-in homes available at Cadence, you can spend less time waiting and more time decorating and enjoying your new space.