The cool, crisp air of fall is finally here. If you want to check out the fall foliage, make sure you do so in the next few weeks before the trees lose their leaves. We've compiled a list of day trips from Northern Nevada that highlight the gorgeous fall colors. 

Callahan Park. With a trail that follows Galena Creek, Callahan Park is a great way to experience fall foliage without driving too far. Located near Montreux Golf Course, this 25 acre park is a local favorite. Bring a picnic to enjoy and kids can enjoy the playground. 

Truckee River/Reno Riverwalk District. If you prefer to stay close to home, the Riverwalk District in Downtown Reno may offer the most convenient location to see fall colors. The Truckee River provides a fantastic photo…

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Just Listed: 2365 Peavine Valley Road, Reno

Lovely home with magnificent views in Canyon Pines. This home has a perfect blend of living space and quiet spaces to enjoy. Backyard views with no one behind you.

4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms

2,363 square feet


2365 Peavine Valley Road, Reno, NV 89523









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I have some market news I'd like to share with you. Let's review the Reno-Sparks real estate market, comparing month over month activity from July to August 2018, and comparing year-over-year to August 2017.

Please contact Sallan Real Estate if you have any questions or would like to discuss what is happening in our local real estate market.

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Are you planning to de-clutter in the near future? Maybe you're planning to move and want to get a head start before you start packing. Maybe you're just ready to clean up the garage. Whatever your motivation, there are several great options to get rid of your extra stuff. 

1. Donate. There are several organizations in Northern Nevada that will take your unwanted items. Remember that donations should be clean, gently used, and still have life left in them. Check out SPCA of Northern Nevada, Reno Sparks Gospel Mission, or Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada (among many others). 

2. facebook. If you haven't used facebook Marketplace yet, there's no time like the present. Posting is easy and you can check out the facebook profile of potential buyers…

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2950 Juliann Way

Masterfully re modeled home in the heart of SW Reno. This home has over 2000 square feet of beautiful outdoor living space that includes custom stone fireplaces, travertine tile decking. No HOA and room for all your toys, RV parking. Make sure the view the 3D tour which shows the floor plan and upgrades in detail. So many great spaces for family entertainment, parties, or places to relax. Exterior has extensive custom rock work that was done as part of the re model. Click for video tour. 

2950 Juliann Way, Reno

4 Bedrooms

3 Bathrooms

5,113 Square Feet


2950 Juliann Way, Reno, NV 89509 



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I have some market news to share with you.

Actives vs Solds - Reno/Sparks, NV

Active vs Sold Reno Sparks

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Reno/Sparks area Realtors sold 542 single family homes in August, which was 23 fewer than July 2018, and a 23% decrease compared to this time last year.

The number of available homes went up from July, with 1,266 homes active on the market in August. Inventory is also up by about 12% when compared to August, 2017. Buyers will welcome more listings in the market to meet the demand that we have had for the past several years.

The median sold price for single family homes in Reno/Sparks decreased 4% to $372,551 in August. Despite the monthly decrease, we still have a 6% increase when comparing to August 2017. “Median” means “in the…

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Fall is a great time to take care of regular home maintenance tasks before winter weather and shorter days make outdoor work too difficult to tackle. Take care of these seven items and you can rest assured that your home is prepared for winter. 

1. Trim Trees and Shrubs. Trimming shrubs in the fall insures that they will maintain their shape through the winter months. If you have large trees or trees that need extensive trimming, consider hiring an arborist. 

2. Clean Gutters and Downspouts. After most of the leaves have fallen, remember to clean out your gutters and downspouts. Gutters that get blocked can cause water to pool and ice to dam, which can cause serious damage to your gutters and roof. 

3. Add Weatherstripping. Adding…

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Written by Chris Galli, Dickson Realty

As the gateway to Black Rock City, there is an abundance of Burning Man Art in Reno and the surrounding areas to see. You can experience a piece of the playa all year long—if you know where to look.

Burning Man Art in Reno: Large Sculptures

In the heart of downtown, you can find two large pieces of Burning Man art in Reno: Space Whale and BELIEVE.

The colorful Space Whale came to Reno after being at Burning Man in 2016. Made of steel lattice and hand-painted stained glass, the piece depicts a mother humpback whale and her calf. Check out the whale at different times to see how the sun catches the glass during the day, or how it looks lit up at night.

BELIEVE is one of the most iconic pieces of…

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