The Las Vegas Valley median price of single-family homes sold in the region in February was $150,000, unchanged from January but up 24 percent from $121,000 in February 2012, according to a report out today from the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors.
A total of 3,232 previously owned homes were sold in the valley last month. That's up from 2,821 in January but below February 2012's total of 3,794.
Short sales, in which lenders agree to sell a home for less than what's owed on the mortgage, accounted for 38 percent of all deals last month. Sales of bank-owned homes comprised 10 percent of February's total.
Meanwhile, inventory keeps shrinking. The number of homes up for sale on the GLVAR's listing service at the end of February was 14,120, down 25 percent from a year earlier.
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High Rise Condominiums
With the Las Vegas strip set to reach new heights with the world's largest observation wheel - THE HIGH ROLLER being built across from Caesar's Palace, targeted for completion at the end of this year plus The New Resorts World Las Vegas Casino schedule to begin in 2014 buyers are plentiful.
It's a game changer Las Vegas Strip is poised to reinvent itself again. Investors, baby boomer's, second home buyers, foreign nationals & people from all our states are coming and buying in Las Vegas.
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Below is a quick reference of Condos prices over the last 3 years taken from the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors statistics GLVAR
|Condo Tower||Average Listing Price for Sale||2012 Average Sold Price||2011 Average Sold Price|
|MGM Grand Signature||$229,000||$193,000||$184,018|
|Manhattan Mid Rise||$169,786||$136,700||$118,010|
|Park Ave Mid Rise||$149,500||$97,552||$95,257|
|Palms Place Hotel||$210,010||$185,773||$184,412|
|SKY Las Vegas||Only 8 for sale today||$232.829||$210,000|