Welcome to my RENO RELOCATION page.

As you consider moving to Reno/Sparks (Northern Nevada), please check out this video to have a glance of what we have to offer.  I hope you enjoy it.


Relocation Information

Janice McElroy Team aims to be an online resource, if you are relocating to the area, please have a look at these helpful relocation guide.

Should you have any additional questions, please contact me.


Janice McElroy, Realtor






Home Means NEVADA


Entered the Union: October 31, 1864 (36th)​                                                 

Capital: Carson City                                                                                        

Origin of Name: Spanish for "snow-covered"                                           

State Motto: All for Our Country​                                                                    

State Nicknames: Sagebrush State • Silver State • Battle Born State 

State Song: “Home Means Nevada"

National Forests: 2 • State Parks: 24

Famous for: Gambling, Lake Tahoe, Reno, Las Vegas, Gold & Silver Mining, Wild Mustangs, Outdoor Recreation

  • Nevada was made famous by the 1859 discovery of the Comstock Lode, the richest known U.S. silver deposit.
  • Nevada is the largest gold-producing state in the nation. It is second in the world behind South Africa.
  • Nevada is the gambling and entertainment capital of the United States.
  • Las Vegas has more hotel rooms than any other place on earth.

  • Most of the state is desert but the Sierra Nevada mountain range near Reno and the Ruby Mountains near Elko have snow for half the year.

  • Nevada has more mountain ranges than any other state, with its highest point at the 13,145 foot top of Boundary Peak near the west-central border.

  • About 150 couples get married in Las Vegas each day.

  • In 1899 Charles Fey invented a slot machine named the Liberty Bell. In 1999 Nevada had 205,726 slot machines, one for every 10 residents.