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Dulcie Crawford is a native Nevadan, born and raised in Las Vegas, and has witnessed the spectacular growth of The Lakes first hand. She has a strong knowledge of The Lakes Community and what’s going on in Real Estate today. Dulcie stays current with market conditions and keeps continuously updated on market trends, legal reforms and financing so she can assist you in making informed decisions. A senior Realtor with Signature Real Estate Group, she has sold over 1,200 homes sold since 1998. You will be assured a professional experience when buying or selling Real Estate with The Dulcie Crawford Group.

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The Lakes Real Estate

The Lakes is an upper scale housing development located in Northwestern Las Vegas, Nevada. Covering two square miles, bordered by Sahara, Desert Inn, Durango and Hualapai, it’s close to the Spring Mountains and Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. The highlight of the area is a large man-made lake, Lake Sahara, which gives the community its name — originally it was intended to have two lakes, but they decided one was perfect.

The Lakes community was constructed from the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s, and at the time was at the cutting edge of advancement in the Las Vegas Valley. It contains a blend of gated neighborhoods featuring large single-family homes, condos, business plazas and office buildings. There are more than 4,000 private properties from apartment suites to single-family homes to extravagant custom mansions on the waterfront, complete with private docks.

The Lakes Amenities

The Lakes has an abundance of green areas, unprecedented water features, and walking and biking trails for residents. A few other impressive communities are close to The Lakes, including Summerlin to the west and Peccole Ranch and Canyon Gate toward the north.

The central lake is private and accessible only to residents and their guests. Sailboats and electric power pontoons are allowed on the lake, and weekends find residents skimming peacefully through the bays and waterways. This is one of the few places in Las Vegas where you can enjoy waterfront property and recreational opportunities without venturing to the outskirts.

There are also a few businesses located on the lake like The Lakes Lounge. Opened in November of 1987, The Lakes Lounge has remained a family owned and operated restaurant, bar and gaming lounge. It has evolved with the times, keeping up with Las Vegas trends and offering an ever-changing selection of dining options at affordable prices.

Amenities Near The Lakes

The Lakes community is close to extraordinary shopping, dining and other amenities. The nearby Downtown Summerlin is a beautiful outdoor shopping area with over 100 stores, restaurants and entertainment venues. Across the street is the Las Vegas Ballpark, home of the Las Vegas Aviators minor league baseball team, and City National Arena, the official practice facility of the Vegas Golden Knights major league NHL hockey team.

And nestled among these attractions is the award-winning and luxurious Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa, featuring unrivaled aesthetics, highly-rated restaurants and bars, refined hotel rooms, world-class entertainment, upscale casino gaming and overall unapparelled quality of service.

The Lakes is also close to best-in-class medical facilities, varied places of worship, top-rated social clubs and a growing number of national and local organizations, making it a prime location to live.

Recreation Near The Lakes

If you’re a golfer, The Lakes is right next door to the members-only Canyon Gate Country Club, arguably the premier golf and country club in the greater Las Vegas area. The beautiful 18-hole Ted Robinson championship golf course has an excellent pace of play, and you can also enjoy the Family Entertainment Center, tennis, pickleball, bocce ball, wellness and swimming facilities, and a variety of dining venues suitable for all occasions. Canyon Gate offers three main categories of membership — Golf, Tennis and Social, so you can choose what’s right for you.

Nearby parks include the massive Desert Breeze Park with soccer and baseball fields, dog runs, picnic areas and a skate park. There’s also Old Spanish Trail Park, Spring Valley Community Park, Gardens Park, and more.

If you want larger recreational areas, The Lakes is extremely convenient to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, one of the city’s most picturesque backdrops and best places for hiking and mountain climbing. The gorgeous ruby and orange rocks attract visitors and hikers from around the world who want to experience this natural beauty that happens to be in your own back yard.

There’s also the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, better known as Mount Charleston, which offers opportunities for year-round fun including skiing and sledding in the winter. Mount Charleston features over 50 miles of maintained trails that wind through the Spring Mountains, along with seven picnic areas, four campgrounds, and additional remote areas for wilderness-based camping.

The Lakes Schooling

There are many educational options in Northwest Las Vegas, including some of the city’s finest private schools and top-rated public schools. Some of them near The Lakes include Herbert A Derfelt Elementary School, Clifford J. Lawrence Middle School, Spring Valley High School, SpringStone Lakes Montessori School, and Spring Valley Montessori School.

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