There is a wide selection of Reno homes to choose from depending on your needs and price range. The entry Reno homes market consists of Reno condos, Reno Manufactured homes, and Reno homes in neighborhoods that may be a short 15 minute drive from "downtown" Reno. Beyond these entry home options, there are alternatives for every lifestyle including Reno golf course homes, Reno homes on acreage, Reno homes with views, and Reno luxury condos.
Reno home prices vary from the lower $100,000s to $1 million and up. To see the trend for the median price for Reno homes over the last two years, click Reno Median Home Price Report.
Reno NV Homes - MLS Search
Search Reno homes in the MLS with great flexibility on your criteria such as bedrooms, bathrooms, square feet, and lot size. All Reno home listings are direct from the same MLS that all Reno REALTORS use and are updated every 15 minutes.
Reno Homes - Common Construction Summary
Most Reno homes are built on a perimeter foundation with a raised floor allowing a crawl space under the home. Reno homes built on a slab foundation are not as common but can be found in older as well as new homes from builders. One advantage to a perimeter foundation is the ease of access to household systems (plumbing, ducting, cable TV wiring.) when making repairs. In most cases, there is a "hatch" in the house (commonly in a closet) allowing access to the crawl space. When a Reno home is inspected, the home inspector will go under the house to check for plumbing leaks, ducting damage, and any signs of water or water damage.
Most Reno homes are "stick built" meaning built with wood studs. The depth of the studs will vary between 4" (a "2 by 4") and 6" (a "2 by 6"). Reno homes with a "2x6" perimeter construction are more desirable over a "2x4" due to the increase in insulation (the 2x6 is 50% thicker than the 2x4). The benefit is a home that is more comfortable and costs less to heat and cool. When showing Reno homes, we routinely help you identify which ones are 2x4 vs. 2x6.
The most common type of roofing material is a composition shingle followed by concrete tile in finer homes. Many Reno homes that are 15 years or older may also have shake shingles.
Most Reno homes will have an exterior finish that is either vinyl siding or wood siding. Many homes in higher price ranges will be finished with a stucco exterior. One primary benefit to stucco over the siding is lower maintenance over time.
Reno Nevada Homes - Homestead Protection
When you record a Declaration of Homestead, Nevada law protects the equity in your Reno home up to $350,000. This protection precludes seizure or forced sale of your residence by general creditor claims. Click here to display more information on the Homestead law and common questions. To get a homestead form for Washoe County, see the Washoe Legal Services web site.
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The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the BROKER RECIPROCITY Program of the Northern Nevada Regional MLS. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than CalNeva Realty are marked with the BROKER RECIPROCITY logo or the BROKER RECIPROCITY thumbnail logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokerage.
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Listing information last updated on May 30th, 2020 at 11:26am PDT.