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Homes for Sale in The Lakes, Las Vegas, NV

The Lakes is one of the first planned communities in Las Vegas, Nevada, offering a serene oasis.

It sits in the western region of the Las Vegas Valley, bordering the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and the Spring Mountains, and spans a 2-square-mile area. It offers a tranquil and laid-back lifestyle with the picturesque Lake Sahara as its focal point. This is a place where you can unwind amidst scenic water views and serene landscapes that are hard to find elsewhere in the Las Vegas Valley. Real estate ranges from luxury lakefront homes, custom residences, gated communities, condos, townhouses, and commercial areas. Despite the peaceful setting, you are conveniently close to the exciting energy of the Las Vegas Strip.

WATERFRONT LIVING: The Lakes offers a resort-like setting centered around the 30-acre Lake Sahara with over three miles of shoreline. Select properties have their own private dock, allowing easy access to the waters for boating, kayaking, or fishing. It is also a natural habitat for wildlife, including the endangered razorback sucker fish from the Colorado River. You may also spot freshwater turtles, ducks, falcons, and other migratory waterfowl. Experience the calming effect of this unique water element while embracing a lifestyle centered around leisure and recreation.

OUTDOOR ORIENTED AMENITIES: Mature greenbelts and tree-lined walking paths provide scenic routes for strolls or invigorating jogs. Nearly fifteen miles of bike trails offer cyclists a safe and enjoyable way to explore. When you’ve worked out a sweat, you’ll have plenty of scenic rest areas with panoramic views of the lake, mountains, and beautiful hillsides. You can also head to Lake Sahara South Park or Lake Sahara North Park for a Sunday barbecue or a party with family and friends. Take recreation to the next level at the nearby Canyon Gate Country Club or Angel Park Golf Club for world-class golfing experiences.

CONVENIENT SHOPPING DESTINATIONS: The nearby commercial centers offer plenty of dining, retail, and entertainment options. The Lake Town Center Plaza at the community’s north end features quick bites, mini-markets, and services. Adjacent to it is the Canyon Gate Shopping Center, offering even more options for groceries, retail, and cafes. As if that wasn’t enough, the expansive Canyon Lakes Plaza is located in the northeast section, offering everything from restaurants and international eateries to a brewery, furniture shops, boutiques, salons, and a pharmacy, ensuring that all your needs are met without having to venture far from home.

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Homes in Summerlin, Las Vegas, NV

5 Real Estate Facts in The Lakes, Las Vegas, NV

  • Homes for sale in The Lakes, Las Vegas, feature various architectural styles. Some have Spanish, Mediterranean, and Southwestern influences; others have Ranch and contemporary designs.
  • Condos and townhomes for sale in The Lakes, Las Vegas, NV, and surrounding communities range from $199,000 to $650,000. They offer 720 to 2,900 square feet of living space.
  • Single-family homes for sale in The Lakes, Las Vegas, and neighboring communities range from $355,000 to $899,000, with sizes ranging from 1,100 to 3,500 square feet.
  • Million-dollar residences in The Lakes start at $1M and can go up to $6.5M, offering luxurious living spaces ranging from 3,000 to 7,800 square feet.
  • Homesites in The Lakes range from easy-to-maintain 0.10-acre lots to expansive 2.24-acre estates.
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Homes for Sale in The Lakes, Las Vegas, NV



7385 Heron Canyon Court

Las Vegas, NV, 89117


7388 Olive Creek Court

Las Vegas, NV, 89117


7440 Oak Grove Avenue

Las Vegas, NV, 89117



Las Vegas, NV, 89117


7650 Via Olivero Avenue

Las Vegas, NV, 89117
Active Under Contract


1610 Brock Court

Las Vegas, NV, 89117
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The Lakes, Las Vegas Map

The Lakes community covers the area bounded by W Sahara Avenue to the north, W Desert Inn Rd to the south, S Hualapal Wy to the west, and S Durango Drive to the east. The surrounding neighborhoods north of The Lakes include Peccole Ranch and Angel Park, while West Sahara and Section 10 are to the east.

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Things to do in The Lakes

Old Spanish Trail Park

Enjoy a fun-filled day with covered play structures for the kids, scenic walking trails, and spacious grassy areas for picnics.

The Legends Oysters Bar and Grill

Savor an extensive menu in a marine-themed setting with delectable chowder, savory sides, and sumptuous seafood platters.

Orangetheory Fitness

Crush your fitness goals with high-intensity interval training workouts designed to torch calories and boost endurance in a motivating group setting.

Canyon Gate Shopping Center

A neighborhood center with Smith's for groceries, Black Bear Diner for hearty meals, Rebel Gas, Paradise Nails, and more.


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