We may be at the end of the year but that does not mean we are at the end of our rope in the Reno real estate market. Traditionally, this is the slow time of the year for real estate transactions in the Reno community. This does not mean that Buyers or Sellers should be sitting on their hands if they really need to enter the market now. At [...]
Late last week, the House of Representatives approved an extension for the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act. This was just one part of the tax extension package approved by the House. It will now go before the Senate and then the White House for final approval. This begs the questions, how will the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act [...]
Christmas may officially be 24 days away, but that does not mean you have to wait that long to celebrate. In fact, one of our most cherished holiday traditions comes to the Reno area this very weekend. That is when the Sparks Hometown Christmas Celebration 2014 happens!
What: Sparks Hometown Christmas Celebration 2014
Where: Victorian Squar [...]
It is no secret that the construction industry in the Reno community has been hit hard. That is all about to change. Tesla brings construction back to Reno thanks to its gigafactory build going on in the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center.
At its peak in 2008, there were as many as 24,000 construction jobs in the Reno area. Currently, there are [...]
Anyone who lives in the Reno community knows how amazingly lucky we are to live near some of the best skiing in the country. Reno residents need only drive an hour or two south to visit the gorgeous ski resorts of Heavenly, Kirkwood, Squaw Valley or Mt Rose Ski Tahoe. In fact, Mt Rose Ski Tahoe opened up in a limited capacity just last week [...]
Last Friday, November 7th, Mt Rose officially opened up to skiers in the Reno community and beyond. This is the earliest start to the Reno ski season in in a decade. The open terrain may be limited but that just means that beginners will have a nice patch of land to hone their skills. It is also a great time to mention the UNR Ski Swap 20 [...]
For several weeks now, the biggest news for the Reno community has been Tesla. Their gigfactory just outside the city limits means big business for Reno. Everyone was excited when it was officially announced that Tesla would call Reno home last month. Now, Tesla talks Reno jobs.
Tesla is expecting to employ as many as 6500 workers within t [...]
It is definitely Fall here in the Reno-Sparks community. The weatherman says it is supposed to be a crisp 66 degrees this Saturday. That sounds like perfect Sparks Pumpkinpalooza 2014 weather to me!
What: Sparks Pumpkinpalooza 2014
Where: Sparks Victoria Square, Downtown Sparks
When: Sunday, October 26, 2014 11am to 5pm
Contact: Northern Ne [...]
You have probably heard the phrase “think global, shop local” at some time over the past few years. That means that we need to start purchasing goods and services from local vendors and farmers in our very own Reno community instead of the big box stores. This both helps our local Reno economy and lowers our carbon footprint. D [...]
Reno has seen some big changes lately. Tech giant Apple set up a data center here. Amazon and Zulily call Reno home for their operations. Currently, Tesla is gearing up to build their Gigafacility just outside the city limits. Now, we find Reno giving it the old college try by expanding the University’s campus into the downtown area [...]