Las Vegas Real Estate
Some of the most popular Las Vegas Real Estate is situated within Master Planned Communities. These sprawling mega-communities consist of single dwelling homes, condominiums, townhouses and villas situated along tree lined streets and include parks, recreational areas, schools and community shopping.
Las Vegas real estate located in master planned communities offers a host of advantages. With practically everything you could ever need situated within the community, homeowners can save both time and money. As gas prices continue to soar, many Vegas residents are turning to master planned communities to reduce fuel costs.
Master planned communities are located throughout Las Vegas and surrounding areas including Boulder City, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Lake Las Vegas, Green Valley and Summerlin. Some communities are age-restricted with a minimum age requirement of 55. Many include lush golf courses and expansive country clubs with private swimming pools and spas.
Southwest Las Vegas offers nine master planned communities including: Canyon Gate, Mountain's Edge, Peccole Ranch, Queensridge, Red Rock Country Club, Rhodes Ranch, Spanish Trails, Summerlin and The Lakes. Homes for sale in this area range in price between $250,000 and $5 million.
Northwest Las Vegas is home to eight master planned communities including: Centennial Hills, Desert Shores, Elkhorn Springs, Iron Mountain Ranch, Lynbrook, Painted Desert, Shadow Hills and Silverstone Ranch. Real estate in this area ranges in price from $200,000 to $2 million.
The highly popular Henderson area offers eight master planned communities including: Anthem, Calico Ridge, Green Valley, Green Valley Ranch, Inspirada, Lake Las Vegas, MacDonald Ranch and Seven Hills. The average cost of homes in Henderson is around $400,000. However, there are plenty of homes priced at $200,000 and several priced at $4 million or more.
Only two master planned communities are located in East and Central Las Vegas. These include Las Vegas Country Club and Stallion Mountain. The Las Vegas Country Club offers town homes, luxury high-rises, semi-custom homes and custom homes. Condos start at $200,000, while luxury high-rises average $500,000 for a two bedroom, two bath apartment. Houses range in price from $500,000 to over $3 million for golf course custom estates.
South Las Vegas features two master planned communities including Silverado Ranch and Southern Highlands. Silverado Ranch offers condos and single dwelling homes with prices ranging from $200,000 to $1 million. Southern Highlands is for people who enjoy an active lifestyle and offers more than 50 acres of parks, walking trails, tennis courts and baseball fields. This highly-sought after family neighborhood consists of condos and houses ranging in price from $250,000 to just over $1 million.
Last, but not least is North Las Vegas which offers two master planned communities. Aliante is located at the base of Sheep Mountain and boasts a whopping 7,000 single dwelling homes. This sprawling community includes an amphitheatre, 18-hole golf course, soccer and ball fields, 20-acre Nature Discovery Park and more. Homes range in price from $250,000 to $1 million. Eldorado is located on the far north side of Las Vegas and offers modestly priced homes. Geared toward family living, Eldorado includes parks and schools within the setting. Homes are priced from $230,000 to about $550,000 and are a great value for first time homebuyers and large families.
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Published on March 11, 2008 at 07:03 AM