What happens to the house in a divorce

Watch this video to learn what happens to the house in a divorce sale. Nevada is a community property state and community property is generally split equally in a divorce.  Sometimes there is no other way than to sell the house.  Selling a house is stressful enough, but it's even more stressful when selling due to divorce.  Learn how to work together and avoid the common issues that arise when selling due to divorce so that you can maximize profit and save time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wg3ZU_ET0bc&t=177s


Luxurious MacDonald Highlands Homes

MacDonald Highlands is one of the highest points in the Las Vegas area. It is situated at the edge of the McCullough Mountains in Henderson, Nevada. Developed by Rich MacDonald, MacDonald Highlands is a 24-hour guard-gated subdivision of the MacDonald Ranch Master Community. MacDonald Highlands is 3 miles South of I-215 and offers spectacular views of Henderson and much of the greater Las Vegas valley. Prestigious homes are clustered around Dragonridge Country Club. The distinctive course capitalizes on its desert setting, with canyon vistas, rock croppings, arroyos, and elevation changes highlighting its design. While most homes are single-family custom designs, the gated community also offers luxury townhouses and condominiums. Below is a list of available homes in MacDonald Highlands. Please bookmark this page as the available real estate listings will update daily.  To schedule a private showing please call/text Courtney Kohler at 702-600-5996. MacDonald Highlands Real Estate   Are you looking to buy your…


How to Buy a Short Sale

Purchasing a short-sale home can be an excellent way to stretch your home purchase budget. However, it can definitely make the home buying process longer and more complex. Here you will find the basics of short sales, including details about how a short sale works for the seller, to help you decide if pursuing a short sale is worth the extra time and effort. What is a Short Sale? Simply put, a short sale may be authorized by the mortgage lender when the current property value is lower than the outstanding balance owed on the mortgage. For example, if a homeowner has an outstanding mortgage balance of $500,000 and the current market value of their home is $450,000, they would be short $50,000 - that's where the term 'short sale' comes from. For a short sale to happen, the lender must consent to the process and agree to accept less than the outstanding balance on…

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In Today’s Market, Listing Prices Are Like an Auction’s Reserve Price

In Today’s Market, Listing Prices Are Like an Auction’s Reserve Price For generations, the process of buying and selling a home never really changed. A homeowner would try to estimate the market value of their house, then tack on a little extra to give themselves some negotiating room. That figure would become the listing price. Buyers would then try to determine how much less than the full price they could offer and still get the home. As a result, the listing price was generally the ceiling of the negotiation. The actual sales price would almost always be somewhat lower than what was listed. It was unthinkable to pay more than what the seller was asking. Today is different. The record-low supply of homes for sale coupled with very strong buyer demand is leading to a rise in bidding wars on many homes. Because of this, homes today often sell for more than the list price. In some cases, they sell for…


Where Experts Say the Housing Market is Heading

Where Do Experts Say the Housing Market Is Heading? As we enter the middle of 2021, many are wondering if we’ll see big changes in the housing market during the second half of this year. Here’s a look at what some experts have to say about key factors that will drive the industry and the economy forward in the months to come. realtor.com “. . . homes continue to sell quickly in what’s normally the fastest-moving time of the year. This is in contrast with 2020 when homes sold slower in the spring and fastest in September and October. While we expect fall to be competitive, this year’s seasonal pattern is likely to be more normal, with homes selling fastest from roughly now until mid-summer.” National Association of Realtors (NAR) “Sellers who have been hesitant to list homes as part of their personal health safety precautions may be more encouraged to list and show their homes with a…