The community of Whitney Ranch is positioned in an ideal area of Henderson, NV. Freeway access to I-515 is minutes away and the I-215 interchange is within 5 miles. Highly rated restaurants can be found up and down W. Sunset Road and N. Stephanie Street. The Galleria Mall is home to over 100 major retail stores that specialize in clothing, jewelry, and home decor. A nature preserve is located here and spans over 6 acres. The trail within the park is 2.8 miles in distance and provides excellent views of the Las Vegas Valley. Just next door is the Whitney Ranch Recreation Center. The centerpiece of this 41,000 square foot aquatic complex is an outdoor pool with multiple slides. There is also an indoor lap pool, racquetball courts, a fitness center, and ping pong tables. Sunset Station Hotel and Casino provides further activities for residents and guests.
There are mainly single and 2 story houses for sale in this community. New houses are being built in a neighborhood named Avondale by Lennar. A total of 5 floor plans are available that range from 2,450-4,140 square feet. With up to 5 bedrooms with 4 bathrooms, these family-oriented floor plans are in high demand. A popular option is the available 3 car garages that can be seen on 2 of the models. A very small number of condos and townhomes are for sale in Whitney Ranch. The neighboring community to the west is named Green Valley North and has a high amount of these units available. Of these, townhomes are the most after units for their larger square footage and private 1 or 2 car garages. Many of these homes were built in 1997 and have been recently renovated. Gated and guard gated options for townhomes are available in GVN.
A very low inventory of homes are available to rent. Typically, there are less than 5 homes for rent in all of Whitney Ranch. Condos and townhomes are rarely on the market for both rental and sale. The vast majority of home rentals in Whitney Ranch are apartments. An alternative are the neighboring areas of Green Valley North and Gibson Springs. These communities have almost every style of home for rent. Being close to the miles of public trails and parks is a big influence in the monthly rent of homes in these areas. This includes luxury, large family sized, and single-story houses. The most in demand units are 2 story houses with private pools, updated kitchens, and downstairs bedrooms. 2 and 3 bedroom condos are readily available with featured such as stainless steel appliances, laminate wood flooring, and private balconies.
The Croix Townhomes are 3 story apartments located in Whitney Ranch. These luxury units feature 9-foot-high ceilings, stainless steel appliances, and crown molding. There is even direct pedestrian access to the Galleria Mall from the complex. The 2 and 3 bedroom units all have a 2 car garage, washer, and dryer on the first floor. Stairs leads up to the 2nd floor where the main living space and kitchen are. The 3rd level contains all of the bedrooms and full bathrooms. The Marlow Apartments have been completely renovated their entire complex. Residents will enjoy new floors, modern kitchens, an upgraded fitness center, and a dog park. 1-3 bedroom units with up to 2 bathrooms are available. This neighborhood has 2 pools, a spa, and playground for the kids. Two other apartments in this area are the Palm Villas and Montego Bay Apartments.
The most luxurious hotel rooms in Whitney Ranch are the King Suites at Sunset Station. Each of these 19 rooms feature a separate area for entertaining. The living rooms have 2 couches, 2 sitting chairs, a wet bar, and a circular dining space. The bathroom is equipped with a deep soaking jacuzzi tub, separate shower, and stylish marble countertops. Other hotels in the area include the Comfort and Hampton Inn and Suite. Often these hotels will be at the same price point as rooms at Sunset Station. The major difference is the non-smoking and non-gaming facilities the smaller hotels provide. The is a low inventory of houses, townhomes, and condos for rent directly in Whitney Ranch. However, private rooms are a very popular and widely available option in this community. These will typically be a room in your host’s house or condo.