Reno-Sparks, NV




The Reno Sparks area is a great place to consider investing if you enjoy casino gaming, downhill skiing, or a high desert environment. Lake Tahoe is an easy drive an offers year round outdoor recreational activities. Some of the areas annual events include Hot August Nights, the Rib Cookoff, Burning Man, and the Air Races. This metropolitan area is home to the University of Nevada, Reno.

The current median housing price is $205,000. The median family income is $62,500. The affordability index is average to low, ranking #163 out of 224 ranked areas. The FHFA House Price Index is a strong 20.69% year over year, ranking #11 out of 283 ranked areas.




Polls, Rankings and Lists
#10 Top 100 Best Places to Live - Livability - October 2013
#10 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - August 2014
#42 America's 50 Best Cities - Bloomberg - September 2012
#38 NAHB / Wells Fargo Least Affordable Housing - November 2014
#3 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - November 2014
#4 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - May 2016
#2 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - February 2016
#3 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - November 2015
#1 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - August 2015
#3 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - May 2015
#4 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - February 2015

Local Links
Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada
Reno-Tahoe: America's Adventure Place
Reno-Tahoe International Airport
Reno-Sparks Chamber of Commerce
Reno Gazette-Journal
City of Reno
City of Sparks
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno Property Management
Valley Realty & Management

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Events

Local Builders



About the state of Nevada
Nevada is a purple state, going for Bush, Obama, and Obama in the last three presidential elections. Nevada is a right to work state. The current governor of Nevada is a Republican. Compared to other states, Nevada has low income taxes, high sales taxes, and low property taxes.