According to the 2000 census, the number of housing units in Henderson is about 71,000. Approximately 66% of these are owner-occupied, 27% are rented and about 7% are vacant. The options for sale include many detached, single-family homes and condominiums/townhouses, plus a smaller selection of undeveloped residential land. Prices for detached, single-family homes range from about $200,000 up to $5 million. At the lowest end of this range, buyers will find some of Henderson’s original homes built in the 1940s and 1950s. Mid-range, family homes with fenced yards are available in the $300,000-500,000 range. Many of these properties feature custom amenities and great views of nearby mountain peaks. The homes priced above $500,000 may have more expansive floor plans, a more convenient location or more impressive scenic views. Golf course homes are generally priced in the mid-$400,000s or higher. Henderson’s million-dollar homes generally have more than 4,000 square feet of living space, are located in the most exclusive neighborhoods, contain many custom upgrades and offer views of Lake Las Vegas and/or a nearby fairway.
The condominium and townhouse market has many options as well. These units are priced from the high-$100,000s up to $1 million. The most expensive units have resort-like features, including proximity to a golf course, scenic views, swimming pools and lots of living space.