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8985 South Durango Drive Unit#1119, Las Vegas, Nevada 89113


10225 King Henry #201, Las Vegas, NV 89144

This three bedroom, two bath condominium is located in southwest Las Vegas in the 89113 zip code. This condo is located in the Sunset Cliffs gated community and is currently listed for $310,000 

Special things about this condo: 

  • 10 foot ceilings with newer paint and lamiate wood flooring throughout 
  • Community amentities including: 2 pools, spa, fitness center & guest parking
  • Minutes from the 215, shopping, dining and the coming soon Durango Casino & Resort!

Lending Standards Are Not Like They Were Leading Up to the Crash

You might be worried we’re heading for a housing crash, but there are many reasons why this housing market isn’t like the one we saw in 2008. One of which is how lending standards are different today. Here’s a look at the data to help prove it. 

Every month, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) releases the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI). According to their website:

“The MCAI provides the only standardized quantitative...

Saving for a Down Payment? Here’s What You Need To Know.

If you're planning to buy your first home, then you're probably focused on saving for all the costs involved in such a big purchase. One of the expenses that may be at the top of your mind is your down payment. If you’re intimidated by how much you need to save for that, it may be because you believe you must put 20% down. That doesn’t necessarily have to be the case. As the National Association of Realtors (NAR) notes:

One of the biggest misconceptions among housing consumers is what the typical down payment is and what amount is needed to enter homeownership.”

And a recent Freddie Mac survey ...