Category: Las Vegas

Wide Open Spaces: Outdoor Areas to Explore in MacDonald Highlands

Jan 3, 2021
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Access to amazing outdoor spaces is one of the great things about living in the Las Vegas area. If you’re ready to move, then we have a home for sale in Henderson NV, one that will make it easy for you to spend time in the great outdoors. Living in the MacDonald Highlands community means that you’ll get to enjoy wide-open spaces. Here are a few outdoor areas to explore in our neck of the woods.

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Top Tips for Protecting Your Home While Traveling

Dec 22, 2020
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It’s finally time to leave for vacation, but you’re worried about your luxury home is a target for thieves when you’re gone. The good news is that there are ways to protect your home, methods that will give you peace of mind while you’re away. Here are the top tips for protecting your home when you’re traveling.

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Property Spotlight: 657 DRAGON PEAK HENDERSON, NV 89012

Dec 2, 2020
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Gated communities in Las Vegas offer many benefits, including additional security, gorgeous landscaping, and the opportunity to socialize. At MacDonald Highlands, you’ll also enjoy resort-style amenities. In our neighborhood, you can build a custom home or purchase a home that’s already being built like the one on 657 Dragon Peak.

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How to Use Luxury Lighting to Brighten Your Home

Nov 19, 2020
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Lighting is an important feature in a home. You can use smart light technology to make a space more functional or relaxing. Lighting can create a quiet ambiance or bring the excitement levels up. Here’s how to use luxury lighting to brighten your home. 

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3 MacDonald Highlands Properties with Luxury Pools

May 22, 2020
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Investing in a luxury home is a smart move, one that gives you the chance to live in a residence that will inspire you while ensuring that you have the kind of amenities that add to the quality of your daily life. At MacDonald Highlands, we have several luxury homes for sale. Here are three with luxury pools to consider. 

 647 Cityview Ridge Drive 

 This home on Cityview Ridge Drive comes with four bedrooms and six bathrooms. It measures 7,928 square feet and includes a pool and an abundance of outdoor space. There is a stunning tile floor in the living room, and you’ll surely love the stone fireplaces. They add charm to the home. The kitchen in our Cityview Ridge home is modern with stainless steel appliances, white cabinets, and dark stone countertops. When you tour the master bedroom, you’ll notice elements like a wood ceiling, a stone wall, and a large ceiling fan. If you select this home, you’ll enjoy incredible views from the luxury pool. 

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Advantages of Having a Home Gym

May 19, 2020
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Fitness is an essential part of staying healthy. However, working out at a public gym is not for everyone. To maintain your health, consider investing in your own exercise equipment. Here are a few advantages of having a home gym. 

 1. Work Out on Your Schedule 

 A home gym means that you can work out when you have the time to do so, even if it’s at 5 am or midnight. It also means that you’ll have fewer excuses for not working out. With a gym in your home, you’ll likely find it easier to push past any mental excuses that you might be inclined to give yourself. For instance, you might struggle to go to a public gym because you would have to drive in traffic to get there or wait your turn to use the equipment. You don’t have these excuses when you’re exercising at home. 

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Top 10 Amenities for a Luxury Home

May 16, 2020
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Here at MacDonald Highlands we know a thing about luxury living. In fact, we were a winner of the 2020 Best of Las Vegas Awards for “Best Master Planned Community.”

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Luxury homes in Las Vegas offer many benefits. For instance, a luxury home is likely to include a fantastic view, plenty of space, and an abundance of comfort amenities.

Here are the top 10 amenities for a luxury home. 

 1. An Open Floor Plan 

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A top amenity in luxury homes is an open floor plan. This feature gives the interior of the home an expansive feel. Open floor plans also make it easier for families to spend time together. 

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5 Landscaping Tips for the Beginner Hobbyist

May 13, 2020
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When you’re purchasing a home for the first time, the maintenance and upkeep may seem like a lot. This is especially true with outdoor spaces. To help, we’re offering these five landscaping tips for beginner gardeners. 

 1. Start with Small Landscaping Additions 

 If you like to watch home and garden TV shows, then you’ve likely seen landscaping makeovers that are complete in just a few days. Keep in mind that these changes are possible when you have a team of 60 or more people working together. Beginning gardeners should start with small landscaping changes or additions. Tackle one flowerbed at a time. Work on it every weekend for an hour or two. Then, you can move onto other areas. 

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5 Surprising Benefits of Living Near a Golf Course

Apr 22, 2020
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If you’re enthusiastic about the game of golf, then you’ll love living in a golf community where you can just step outside your door and play a game at the drop of a hat. Along with being convenient for people who golf a lot, living near a course typically offers impressive views of pretty terrain. Even if you aren’t a golfer, there are benefits to living in a golfing community. Here are five surprising benefits of living near a golf course.

1. It Will Likely Be Quiet

Most golf courses shut down at night, so when the sun sets, you will probably be able to enjoy peaceful evenings on your patio or deck. Before purchasing a home near a course, check how close it is to the course. If the home borders a path or tee box, then you may not enjoy a peaceful living space.

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Tips for Designing a Luxurious Bedroom

Apr 17, 2020
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Your bedroom should be your sanctuary, a place where you can relax and find peace. It’s easy for bedrooms to become dumping grounds for laundry and random possessions that you never get around to putting away, but when this happens, it might cause you to feel anxious and tense. If this sounds like your bedrooms, here are a few tips for designing the luxurious bedroom that you deserve.

Keep the Floor Free of Debris

While we acknowledge that this tip is more along the lines of tidiness and organization, it’s essential to keep your bedroom floor free of debris. When your bedroom is cluttered, it will never look or feel luxurious. Consider how it feels to walk into a resort hotel room and bring this element into your bedroom at home. Remove clutter from the corners and laundry from the bed. Also, tuck away extension cords and smartphone recharging units.

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