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Neighborhood Guide to Las Vegas

Las Vegas expands far beyond the glimmering Strip.  This bustling city is a mosaic of diverse neighborhoods, each with its own unique charm and character.  We put together an interesting array of unique communities and hidden gems.  Here are some of our favorites from country clubs to the trendy historical district and beyond.  Las Vegas definitely does have it all!


The Historical District

Scotch Eighties

One of the hidden treasures of Las Vegas is the tight-knit communities just to the west of the Las Vegas Strip.  The Scotch Eighties community takes its name from the fact that many of its streets are named after different varieties of Scotch Whisky.  It was developed in the 1940’s and 1950’s and is characterized by its beautiful, tree-lined streets and well-maintained homes.  Originally home to many Las Vegas celebrities from the Rat Pack era.  Many of the homes are in the mid-century modern design, featuring clean lines and simple functional layouts but all of these vintage custom homes are unique.  Home prices starting at $1m.  Search Homes in Scotch Eighty.

Rancho Bel Air & Rancho Circle

Beyond the Scotch Eighties neighborhood and keeping with the Vintage Vegas theme, you also have guard-gated communities of the same era featuring custom homes – neighborhoods such as Rancho Bel Air Estates and Rancho Circle.  McNeil Estates is also popular for the mid-century design while being a little less pricey.  This community spanned the 50’s through the 70’s and features beautiful ranch-style homes with sprawling yards.  A great buy if you want the Vintage Vegas vibe.  Home prices starting at $1,200,000.  Search Homes in the Historical District

Las Vegas Country Club

Established in 1967, the Las Vegas Country Club neighborhood boasts a rich history that adds to its allure.  Originally envisioned as a haven for those seeking a luxury lifestyle away from the Strip, the community has definitely retained its charm over the decades.  It features a unique combination of mid-century modern architecture and contemporary homes, creating a distinctive atmosphere that appeals to both history buffs and modern homebuyers.  Home prices starting at $700,000.  Search LVCC Homes


The Ridges

One of the most distinguishing features of The Ridges community in Summerlin is its awe-inspiring natural surroundings.  The community is situated at the base of the picturesque Red Rock Canyon, renowned for its stunning red sandstone formations and breathtaking sunsets.  

The Ridges offers an exceptional standard of living with its exquisite homes and world-class amenitites.  Custom homes here offer a diverse array of architectural styles ranging from modern to Mediterranean inspired villas.  The Ridges also offers state-of-the-art facilities with tennis, swimming, fitness and Bear’s Best Golf Course, designed by Jack Nicklaus.  Home prices starting at $2,500,000; Condo prices starting at $995,000.   Search Luxury Homes in The Ridges



The master-planned community set on the western rim of Las Vegas with the Red Rock Canyon National Conservatory as its backyard.  A world of lifestyle opportunities awaits, unequaled to anywhere else in Las Vegas. Live, work, play here, as Summerlin has it all.

One of the most appealing aspects of Summerlin is its diverse range of neighborhoods, each with its own unique charm and character.  Whether you seek a family-oriented environment, a vibrant urban setting, or a tranquil retreat nestled into the La Madre mountain range, Summerlin offers something for everyone.  Home prices ranging from $400,000 – $20mm.  Video Tour Summerlin.  Search homes in Summerlin


Section 10

What is Section 10 anyway??  This neighborhood was named for the plat map that it resides on.  Each lot of land has a township, range, section and parcel number.  The 640 acres within the bordering streets of Sahara, Desert Inn, Buffalo to Rainbow make up “Section 10.”  You’ll find some of the largest lots in all of Las Vegas with custom homes that run the gamut and date back to the early 1970’s.  You can still find vacant lots to build your very own architectural design creation.  Home prices starting at $700,000 for a “fixer” all the way to $9m.  Search homes in Section 10


Country Club Living

Anthem Country Club

Nestled in the heart of Henderson, Nevada, Anthem Country Club stands as a premier residential community that exemplifies luxury living and an unparalled lifestyle.  Anthem Country Club offers its residents a guard gated community set on the award-winning Hale Irwin designed golf course.  Homes span from stylish townhomes to expansive single-family and custom homes.  The community incorporates a breathtaking view of the rugged desert mountains, sparkling city views and vibrant sunsets.  Home prices starting in the $700,000’s.


Queensridge is an upscale west side community with tree-lined streets, meticulous gardens and an architectural style that draws inspiration from Europe.  The community is home to an impressive selection of luxury estates, custom-built homes and a stylish high rise condominium tower that exudes elegance and refinement.  Through the statuesque verdigris horses at the gate, you will find upscale amenities including fitness, tennis, and pools.   Home prices starting at $850,000.

McDonald Highlands & Dragon Ridge Country Club

Nestled in the picturesque city of Henderson, Nevada, the McDonald Highlands community is a testament to luxury and exclusivity.  Situated at higher elevations, this community offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Las Vegas Strip and the valley below.  The master-planned community offers a unique combination of breathtaking views, world-class amenities and unparalleled quality of life.  You’ll find homes ranging from contemporary to timeless classic desert modern within the confines of the guard gated community featuring Dragon Ridge Country Club.  The golf club is the centerpiece of the community and offers a championship course designed by renowned architect Jay Morrish.  The club also features a fitness center, tennis courts, swimming pools and fine dining options for ample opportunities for recreation and socializing.  Home prices starting at $1,400,000.

Red Rock Country Club

Red Rock Country Club presents an exceptional selection of luxury residences including builders Sunrise Colony and Toll Brothers along with some extravagant custom home options.  Situated on the backdrop of the La Madre Mountain range with stunning views of the city and world-class amenities at the country club.  Red Rock Country Club boasts two championship golf courses designed by Arnold Palmer with its manicured fairways and stunning desert vistas.  Theres also a real since of community here with social events, clubs, a vibrant tennis community and of course, lots of golf.  Home prices starting at $1,300,000.

Southern Highlands Golf Club

This master-planned community, situated against the stunning backdrop of the Mojave Desert, offers residents and visitors a unique blend of scenic landscapes, luxurious living and recreational opportunities.  The crown jewel of this community is Southern Highlands Golf Club with its luxury estates and custom homes set on a 18-hole championship golf course designed by the renowned Rober Trent Jones.  Other upscale amenities include private fitness centers, eight beautifully manicured tennis courts, pools and other outdoor activities.  Home prices starting at $1,500,000.

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Lake Las Vegas

Just 20 miles southeast of the Las Vegas Strip, lies a hidden gem known as Lake Las Vegas.  This 320 acre lake was created in the early 2000s as a recreational oasis for residents and visitors.  

The lake’s shoreline is dotted with luxury homes and villas with the a highlight being The Reflection Bay Golf Club with a Jack Nicklaus golf course.  In addition to water sports, several shops, restaurants and cultural activities take place here such as the Las Vegas Symphony Orchestra regularly performing concerts.  Home prices starting at $470,000.  Search all Lake Las Vegas homes


Downtown Las Vegas & The Art District

In the heart of the city lies Downtown Las Vegas, a historic district that dates back to the city’s early days.  This area was the original gambling epicenter before the Strip took center stage.  Revitalization efforts over the years have breathed new life into the neighborhood, now filled with trendy bars, art galleries, and vintage boutiques.  Home prices starting at $350,000.  Search Downtown Homes

Downtown high rise condominiums have much to offer at a smaller price tag than those on the Strip.  Those include Juhl, Newport Lofts, and The Ogden.  Condo prices starting at $240,000.  Search Downtown High-Rise Condos


Equestrian Properties

Within Las Vegas a hidden gem awaits equestrian enthusiasts.  Las Vegas offers a unique blend of desert beauty and equestrian culture, making it an ideal destination for those seeking equestrian properties.  There are many areas of town that offer magnificent equestrian estates and ranches with spacious homes and horse-friendly infrastructure with ample land for grazing and riding.  Some of these properties include riding arenas, stables, tack rooms and grooming areas.  The rural setting combined with luxury living makes these properties highly desirable for those seeking an equestrian lifestyle.  Search equestrian properties 


Luxury Homes

Las Vegas has evolved into a hub of luxury living, offering an extravagant lifestyle beyond the glitz and glamour of the Strip.  Exclusive communities, custom—built mansions, high rise penthouses and integrated entertainment spaces that have redefined luxury living in this desert oasis.  The luxury real estate market continues to thrive as Las Vegas cements its position as a haven for the affluent seeking opulence, elegance, and a unique place to call home.  Search Luxury Homes


Stacy Sheeley, Luxury Home Advisor

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Once you choose your home, we represent your best interest with a vengeance throughout the entire process.  We will negotiate the best purchase price, manage the transaction and advocate for you.


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