A Day When Americans Can Return To Work

A Day When Americans Can Return to Work [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights Taking a moment to reflect upon what we’ve heard from historical leaders can teach us a lot about getting through the many challenges we face today. We’re all eager for the day when every American can safely return to work. That day is coming.…

What Can We Expect In The Coming Months?

Uncertainty Abounds in the Search for Economic Recovery Timetable Earlier this week, we discussed how most projections from financial institutions are calling for a quick V-shaped recovery from this economic downturn, and there’s research on previous post-pandemic recoveries to support that expectation. In addition, we noted how there are some in the business community who…

On-Line House Hunting Tips

Top Tips For House Hunting Online Hunting for a new home online is a great place to start your search, but it should not be your end all be all. Good listing agents are excellent at highlighting the best features of the home, but keep in mind there may be more than meets the eye.…

Comparing Mortgages – What Makes the Most Sense?

About 75% of home purchases in Las Vegas require mortgage financing and there are a plethora of lenders to fill that need.  Banks, credit unions, mortgage companies, and builder/developer financing arms are everywhere and they aggressively pursue good borrower prospects.  The good news from your standpoint is that these lenders not only want your business,…

What’s Out There…

Let’s start with the basics – the southwest part the Las Vegas Valley has a population of about 175,000 and the metro area has a combined population of around 2.2 million, making Las Vegas the 28th most populated city in the country, just below Pittsburgh, but bigger than Cleveland or Kansas City.  Those 175,000 neighbors…

From the Beginning…

 Welcome to my Las Vegas real estate blog!  I’m Patrick Snyder, and I recently affiliated with ERA Brokers Consolidated, a full-service broker with nine offices located in two states, two of those offices are located in the Las Vegas metro area.  Since this is my first post, I’m going to give you a little background…