Searchlight is a thriving town, just an hour out from Las Vegas. This old mining town has a rich history that dates back to 1897. People have always flocked to this area of Nevada for its employment opportunities, beautiful scenery, and its proximity to the Colorado River. Nowadays, this bustling town is more of a recreational and retirement community. Thanks to the wealth of outdoor activities, real estate in Searchlight is very much in demand at this time. As a result, there are only a few single-family homes on the market right now. These available homes range from the mid $200,000s to the low the $400,000s and have a median sale price of $225,000.
In general, houses in Searchlight typically have 2-3 bedrooms, 2+ bathrooms, and a minimum of 1,200 square feet of living space. Moreover, Searchlight also has a handful of mobile/manufactured homes for sale, starting at $80,000. In terms of land for sale, there’s a significant number of available land plots for sale in Searchlight presently. These available land lots ranges from $25,000 for a .23-acre lot to $2,500,000 for a 36-acre lot. These potential homesites have mainly leveled topography, preinstalled utilities, road frontage, and stunning desertscape views.
Single-family homes for sale in Searchlight are available if you know where to look. Currently, there are at least two single-family homes on the market that are worth considering. The first is a contemporary 3-bed, 2-bath, 1,904 square foot residence on a 1.81-acre lot for $249,500. Built in 1999, this house has modern home features and ample living space. The other single-family home is a stunning 2-bed, 2-bath, 2,937 square foot luxury ranch on 4.7-acre for $425,000. This fantastic home was built in 2002 and has high-end home amenities, including an open layout, tile floors, a gourmet kitchen with brand-new appliances, a stone fireplace in the great room, spa-like bathrooms, a gated courtyard, lush desert-style landscaping, plus spectacular views. What’s more, this lavish desert retreat is only a few minutes away from Cottonwood Cove (a popular place for kayaking, boating, and fishing).
Of course, if you’re looking for something a little more affordable, then any one of the ten or so mobile/manufactured homes for sale in Searchlight is a great alternative. Take the lovely 3-bed, 2-bath, 1,272 square foot mobile home for $189,000. This mobile home has modern features (vaulted ceilings, an open living room, a chef’s kitchen, and more).
Searchlight has a diverse selection of land lots on the market now. Consequently, there are available homesites here for practically every budget and lifestyle. For instance, an affordable, scenic 2.65-acre lot on Null Road is for sale for $27,680. This property has amazing mountain views and is right around the corner from Cottonwood Cove. Moreover, this property is actually two parcels being sold together, making it a great development opportunity. Likewise, another two-parcel lot on Null Road is available for $130,000. This particular land lot is almost 12 acres and thus offers ample privacy plus a real sense of its surroundings.
There’s also a wealth of highway frontage—450 feet on the eastside and 300+ feet on the westside. This two-parcel lot can be purchased with an adjacent parcel if you so choose, for a total of 19.3 acres. Then again, a unique 53.38-acre lot on I-95 is available for $608,040, if you’re looking for high-acreage properties. This massive land is yet another property that has additional parcels for sale. Here, the additional parcels would increase the overall acreage to approximately 90 acres. Lastly, a rare patented mine with 36 acres is for sale in Searchlight for $2,500,000 as well.