Why Snowbirds Prefer Las Vegas

Why Snowbirds Prefer Las Vegas

Weather, Entertainment, Tax Benefits, Location

Snowbirds in Las Vegas

Snowbirds in Las Vegas

A snowbird is a term often associated with retirees from the northern part of the United States or Canada that migrate south for the winter. For many years snowbirds flocked to sunny Florida or Arizona. Most snowbirds are retired and are 65 years or older. Recently we are finding younger snowbirds taking flight and discovering Las Vegas is their perfect snowbird destination. Why do snowbirds prefer Las Vegas to other warm and sunny climates? We will discuss the many benefits of considering Las Vegas as a second home. Below we have compiled a list of properties for sale in our wonderful Sun City communities, which are active adult (55+) communities. We have included homes ranging from $250,000 to $400,000. If you would like us to create a customized search for you based on your specific criteria and budget please give us a call at 702-845-5348.

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The Las Vegas metropolitan area has a population of just over 2,000,000 residents. Las Vegas is situated within Clark County in a basin on the floor of the Mojave Desert and is surrounded by mountain ranges on all sides. Much of the landscape is rocky and arid with desert vegetation. Our valley consists of Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson and Boulder City. The famous Las Vegas Strip is centrally located and is host to the most elaborate mega resorts in the world. Our downtown area is undergoing a major renovation and is now home to: The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, Discover Children’s Museum, the Mob Museum, the Neon Museum, the Arts District, Zappos and several government buildings. Residents enjoy many parks, community centers and golf courses throughout the valley. World class entertainment, shopping, dining and gaming can be found on and off the Las Vegas Strip. There are many community events throughout the year including: art festivals, foodie fests, parades, holiday events and car shows.

Las Vegas’ winters are short and the season is generally mild. December, the coolest month, averages 47.7 °F (8.7 °C). The mountains surrounding Las Vegas accumulate snow during the winter, but snow is rare in the Las Vegas Valley itself. Our city experiences an average of 310 days a year of sunshine and very little precipitation (about 4″ a year).

Nevada does not collect state income tax, therefore many snowbirds with multiple homes will declare their home in Nevada their primary residence. Property taxes are reasonable and the over all cost of living in Southern Nevada is lower than the national average.

For the outdoor enthusiasts Las Vegas is in close proximity to Mount Charleston, the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Valley of Fire State Park, Lake Mead National Recreational Area and it is an easy drive to the fabulous beaches of California. We are approximately 4 hours from the Grand Canyon National Park. Residents and visitors enjoy incredible hiking, golfing, biking, swimming, boating, off road activities and nearby skiing.

Snowbirds in Las Vegas

Amazing clubhouse in Sun City Anthem

We have four Sun City Communities located throughout the valley. These communities are all age restricted (55+) and offer residents amazing amenities and an incredible lifestyle. Sun City Anthem and Sun City MacDonald Ranch are our Henderson communities and Sun City Summerlin and Sun City Aliante are our Las Vegas communities. Sun City Anthem has received numerous awards and has been named one of the best places to retire in the entire country. These communities offer residents a clubhouse, state of the art fitness center, golf, pools, racquetball, tennis courts, craft rooms, meeting space, community events and planned social activities and interest group clubs. Prices vary based on the size, view, location and upgrades of the home. In addition to the Sun City neighborhoods we have many other areas that may be of interest to you. From elaborate estates to a cozy one bedroom condo we have something for every taste and every budget.

Below we have included a list of homes in our Sun City communities that are priced from $250,000 to $400,000. Please let us know if you would like us to customize a search for you. Las Vegas is a great place for your snowbird yearly destination. There is so much to do and see, homes are affordable, getting around town is easy, the weather is amazing and you may benefit from paying no state income tax by making your second home your primary residence. Please let us know if you have any specific questions or if you would like us to send you a complimentary relocation package. We look forward to introducing you to our fabulous city. Be sure to bookmark this page as the properties are updated daily.

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The Sales Team

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1635 Fieldbrook Henderson 89052, Sun City Anthem

$349,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,632
MLS: #2098318
Broker: Paradigm Realty

2640 Harrisburg Henderson 89052, Sun City Anthem

$315,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,392
MLS: #2095271
Broker: Easy Street Realty Las Vegas

2539 Leighton Henderson 89052, Sun City Anthem

$379,000
Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 3
Sqft: 1,854
MLS: #2093480
Broker: iProperties International

2601 Rangely Henderson 89052, Sun City Anthem

$320,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,264
MLS: #2094257
Broker: Re/Max Elite
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1821 Tiger Creek Henderson 89012, Sun City Macdonald Ranch

$320,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,386
MLS: #2079192
Broker: Nationwide Realty LLC

2189 Tiger Links Henderson 89012, Sun City Macdonald Ranch

$284,500
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,130
MLS: #2098447
Broker: Ceci Realty

2188 Indigo Creek Henderson 89012, Sun City Macdonald Ranch

$299,999
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,276
MLS: #2093732
Broker: BHHS Nevada Properties

1857 Cypress Greens Henderson 89012, Sun City Macdonald Ranch

$299,900
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,261
MLS: #2094208
Broker: Engel & Volkers Las Vegas
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2625 Orchid Valley Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$389,900
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,843
MLS: #2090626
Broker: BHHS Nevada Properties

3025 Big Green Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$282,600
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,333
MLS: #2070736
Broker: BHHS Nevada Properties

9505 City Hill Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$310,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,664
MLS: #2085461
Broker: Signature Real Estate Group

3012 Faiss Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$375,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,843
MLS: #2054981
Broker: Synergy Sothebys Int'l Realty

10929 Button Willow Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$339,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,842
MLS: #2080267
Broker: Wardley Real Estate

2525 Dark Peak Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$277,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,302
MLS: #2083680
Broker: Specialists Real Estate

3028 Isaac River Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$305,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,599
MLS: #2084327
Broker: Keller Williams Market Place I

10628 Argents Hill Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$375,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,703
MLS: #2089098
Broker: BHHS Nevada Properties

10020 Heyfield Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$275,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,333
MLS: #2087282
Broker: Specialists Real Estate

2828 Faiss Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$342,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,533
MLS: #2098505
Broker: Signature Real Estate Group

9333 Villa Ridge Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$291,500
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,220
MLS: #2095272
Broker: Purplebricks Inc

10400 Trenton Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$316,900
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,179
MLS: #2098162
Broker: Barrett & Co, Inc

10409 Long Leaf Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$309,900
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,360
MLS: #1985612
Broker: Turn Key Property Solutions

3149 Ravenshoe Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$375,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,533
MLS: #2095333
Broker: Galindo Group Real Estate

2126 Spring Water Las Vegas 89134, Sun City Las Vegas

$274,950
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Sqft: 1,201
MLS: #2075313
Broker: Signature Real Estate Group
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