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October 2018

Found 15 blog entries for October 2018.

You Need To Know These 11 November Events In Reno/Spark

 There are so many November events in Reno/Sparks to enjoy! From music festivals to food and wine tastings to turkey trots, there’s an event for everyone. Here’s a list of 11 things to do and events in November in Reno/Sparks.  

November Events in Reno/Sparks: 2018 Arts & Flowers Luncheon

  • When: Thursday, November 1
  • Where: Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
  • Click here for more information

This luncheon and shopping event benefits the Volunteers in Art of the Nevada Museum of Art. Enjoy shopping in the Artisan’s Mall for distinctive and original handcrafted holiday gifts, then savor a delicious lunch.

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Let’s take a look at Median Price and Days on Market trends over the past 6 months in the greater Reno-Sparks area for single family home sales.

“Median” means “in the middle”, with half of homes selling for more and half selling for less. According to the Reno-Sparks Association of REALTORS, the median price increased slightly to $374,000 from August to September. A better indicator of market health is to look at the annual trend, which is up by over 11% since September of last year. This year-over-year change highlights the continued demand for housing in the region.

The Average Days on Market increased slightly in September to 77 days. This is the second increase in Days on Market in a row after not having one since April. An increase is

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On October 31, 1864, the state of Nevada joined the Union as the 36th state. Not only does Nevada Day celebrate the state's 154th birthday, but residents and visitors celebrate all things Nevada. Today, Nevada Day is celebrated on the final Friday in November. 

Fun Facts About Nevada

  • Nevada was named after the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range. 
  • Nevada was the second state added to the Union during the Civil War which is why it is known as the Battle Born State. (West Virginia became a state on June 20, 1863.)
  • Nevada has more than 300 natural hot springs
  • The longest Morse Code telegram ever sent was the Nevada state constitution. The telegram was sent from Carson City to Washington D.C. in 1864 and likely took several hours.
  • Nevada is the
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You've decided the best time to sell your home is this fall, and you may very well be right. But before you get the house photos scheduled, there are some things to consider when staging your home for the fall. 

Think Fall not Halloween. You might love All Hallows' Eve, but the potential home buyers perusing your home online might not. Instead of decorating with witches and ghosts, stick with fall decor. Fall colors in the form of wreaths and candles can add warmth to a room as we head in to colder months. 

Choose Winter Foliage. It may seem everything in your yard is going dormant. Work with a local garden center to choose plants that may add color and dimension to your yard. Potted plants, including mums, can give you a lot of bang for your

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Events and Activities

Reno Zombie Crawl- From 8:00 pm - 4:00 am on October 20 at more than 15 bars in Downtown Reno. $10 pays for your admission, crawl cup and a map. The Reno Zombie Crawl is one of the biggest bar crawls in the country and costumes are highly encouraged. 

Pumpkin Palooza- From 11:00 am to 5:00 pm at Victorian Square in Sparks, enjoy live music, the pumpkin derby, carnival games, vendors, marshmallow shooting and a costume parade. 

Thriller Under the Arch- Imagine 1,000 people dancing to Thriller under Reno's arch. You can join in at 6:00 pm Saturday, October 20. Register and learn the dance here. 

Andelin Family Farm- Enjoy a pumpkin patch, hay ride, hay bale maze, and lots of games for kids. Entry starts at $7 per person and

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Events and Activities

Reno Zombie Crawl- From 8:00 pm - 4:00 am on October 20 at more than 15 bars in Downtown Reno. $10 pays for your admission, crawl cup and a map. The Reno Zombie Crawl is one of the biggest bar crawls in the country and costumes are highly encouraged. 

Pumpkin Palooza- From 11:00 am to 5:00 pm at Victorian Square in Sparks, enjoy live music, the pumpkin derby, carnival games, vendors, marshmallow shooting and a costume parade. 

Thriller Under the Arch- Imagine 1,000 people dancing to Thriller under Reno's arch. You can join in at 6:00 pm Saturday, October 20. Register and learn the dance here. 

Andelin Family Farm- Enjoy a pumpkin patch, hay ride, hay bale maze, and lots of games for kids. Entry starts at $7 per person and

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Events and Activities

Reno Zombie Crawl- From 8:00 pm - 4:00 am on October 20 at more than 15 bars in Downtown Reno. $10 pays for your admission, crawl cup and a map. The Reno Zombie Crawl is one of the biggest bar crawls in the country and costumes are highly encouraged. 

Pumpkin Palooza- From 11:00 am to 5:00 pm at Victorian Square in Sparks, enjoy live music, the pumpkin derby, carnival games, vendors, marshmallow shooting and a costume parade. 

Thriller Under the Arch- Imagine 1,000 people dancing to Thriller under Reno's arch. You can join in at 6:00 pm Saturday, October 20. Register and learn the dance here. 

Andelin Family Farm- Enjoy a pumpkin patch, hay ride, hay bale maze, and lots of games for kids. Entry starts at $7 per person and

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I have some market news I'd like to share with you.

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Reno/Sparks Median Price and Average Days on Market

Please contact me for more information about our local real estate market.

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I have some market news to share with you.

3rd Quarter 2018 Market Trends Report for Reno/Sparks

Click on the image below to view the report online or the link below to download and print a PDF version of the report.

Dickson Realty Market Trends

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Please contact me for more information about the Reno-Sparks real estate market.

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