The Lakes community is located just east of Summerlin between Sahara and Desert Inn straddling Fort Apache. A large man-made lake is surrounded by lush green parks and private homes. Fabulous homes are available as lake front property. Though custom homes are built in the area, many of the homes are sold at prices comparable with other areas of town. There are over 4,000 residential properties from condos priced in the high $100,000s, to family homes priced from high $200s to custom homes on the waterfront with private docks priced from over $1,000,000 on up. Real estate in the area holds a great value. The Lakes community has a population of 17,000 people, and it continues to grow. Residents enjoy volleyball, tennis, and other recreational activities. The lake is available to fish and boat. Gorgeous ponds and falls lining much of the waterfront provide habitat for water foul and other water life. The community is truly a unique setting. Many walk and jog the parks and cycle nearby pathways. Mature landscaping and trees give the area a fresh retreat from the standard city living.
The community has great access to shopping, top dining options, and freeways. Its great location puts it only minutes from many of the finest amenities Las Vegas as to offer. Red Rock is to the west on Charleston, the Strip is east on Desert Inn, Red Rock Country Club is within minutes and many other great features make the community highly desirable. The carefully-planned, well-established neighborhoods were build in the mid 80's and was built out at an elevation of about 2,600 ft.
Properties in The Lakes community offer a great standard of living. Homes and neighborhoods were crafted with comfort in mind with the best Las Vegas living at hand.