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November 2018 Las Cruces Market Report

November 2018 Las Cruces Market Report

This month, sales increased by 23 homes over last year at this time. The average sales price also increased from $193,716 a year ago to $218,502 this month. That’s pretty remarkable considering we are heading into the slower part of…

Buy a Home Perfect For Entertaining

Buy a Home Perfect For Entertaining

It’s the holiday season, which means at some point you’ll probably be entertaining in your home in the next few weeks. If you’re somebody who enjoys being a host, then it’s important to think about that when you’re searching for…

Easy Holiday Decorating

Easy Holiday Decorating

Are you feeling a little overwhelmed this holiday season? If you’re buying or selling a home now or in the near future, then you may not have the time or energy to get into the holiday spirit. Not to worry…

Prepare to Buy a Home in 2019

Prepare to Buy a Home in 2019

Is buying a home your New Years resolution for 2019? Are you unsure where to start? While buying a home can be a complex process, there are steps you can take now so that you’re more prepared when the time…

Holiday Gifts For Neighbors

Holiday Gifts For Neighbors

Do you have an annual tradition of exchanging small gifts with your neighbors over the holidays? Or maybe you’ve just moved and you’d like to give gifts as a way to meet your new neighbors? It’s a wonderful way to…

15 Las Cruces Events before Christmas

15 Las Cruces Events before Christmas

While Las Cruces may not be covered in snow, there is no shortage of Christmas Spirit.  We at Z Real Estate have put together 15 events from December 1, 2018 until Christmas for the whole family (well for the most…

Finding Gratitude in Times of Transition

Finding Gratitude in Times of Transition

Buying or selling a home can be an emotional transition. Packing up and leaving one home and then getting settled into another is often disorienting. This can be especially tough during the holidays, which is traditionally a time we associate…

Save Money Over the Holidays

Save Money Over the Holidays

Are you saving money for a down payment on a house? Then you may be wondering how to get through the holiday season with some money left in your pocket. It can be so easy to overspend this time of…

Using Your Home to Give Back

Using Your Home to Give Back

The season of giving is upon us. It’s that time of year when we give thanks for what we have and give back to our communities and those in need. But did you know that you could actually use your…

What is a Relocation Specialist?

What is a Relocation Specialist?

If you’re moving out of town for work, then you may want to consider working with a relocation specialist. A relocation specialist is a professional who will help you handle all the details of your move so that’s it’s as…

Protect Your Home Over the Holidays

Protect Your Home Over the Holidays

The holiday season is officially here! It’s that time of year when we all deck the halls and gather together to celebrate. It also happens to be that time of year when you’re more vulnerable to burglars – or even…

October 2018 Las Cruces Market Report

October 2018 Las Cruces Market Report

This month, sales decreased by 13 homes over last year at this time. The average sales price, though, increased from $188,388 a year ago to $198,583 this month. The area of Las Cruces which saw the most homes sold is…

Avoid These Scary Mistakes When Selling

Avoid These Scary Mistakes When Selling

Halloween is only a couple of days away. This week is frightening enough by itself without adding scary home-selling mistakes to the list. While it may seem like selling your home is an impossible task with landmines along the way,…

Getting Rid of Tobacco Smoke Residue

Getting Rid of Tobacco Smoke Residue

You’ve probably heard of secondhand smoke. But did you know there is such a thing as thirdhand smoke?  It’s the chemical residue that lingers on indoor surfaces as a result of tobacco smoke. If you’ve just purchased a house from…

Breaking Up With Your Home

Breaking Up With Your Home

You know how it goes. In the beginning, it was all sunshine and heart emojis. You fell in love, and it was hard to imagine ever feeling differently. But time marches on, and sometimes you grow apart or fall out…

Creating Secret Spaces in Your Home

Creating Secret Spaces in Your Home

Since October is the month dedicated to all things mystical, it may have you yearning to add a little magic to your home. Or maybe you just want to create a space that’s quiet and away from activity. Whatever your…

Is Fall a Good Time to Sell?

Is Fall a Good Time to Sell?

There are so many questions to ask when you’re selling your home. The one that may be at the top of your mind right now is whether or not it’s a good time. While most people tend to think that…

Are You Buying a Haunted House?

Are You Buying a Haunted House?

It’s very unlikely that you’ll see the word “haunted” in any home listing. So how do you know that the home you’d like to buy is free from unwanted, otherworldly guests? While you may not believe in ghosts, it’s important…