Unfortunately, unless you have a current CCW permit, there are no other exceptions. Yes, you will still need a background check.
Yes, if the gun is California-legal. Note that the only way to sell a gun to a California resident is for us to ship the firearm to your local dealer so that they can perform the proper state procedures.
Absolutely! We actually specialize in used guns. We love the old Winchester rifles, Colt handguns, Smith & Wesson, and military weapons. We purchase single guns as well as full collections or estates. Please call or stop by for a free appraisal.
Yes, we do a lot of trades. A great way to acquire that new, exciting firearm is to dig through your gun safe and find something you haven't used in years. We have a reputation of giving some of the best deals in town!
Yes, we have a wide selection of new weapons from most manufacturers. If there is something specific you're looking for, and we don't have it, we can get it! We will price match whenever possible.
Yes we do! We will handle all communication between dealers and we do offer private party transfers so we can accept transfers with a valid drivers license from your seller.
Incoming Transfer from a dealer/store: $45 plus sales tax on the purchase price.
**NV has required that we collect sales tax on all out of state dealer purchases. We will need a copy of the sales receipt for our tax records
Private Party Transfer: $25 and NO sales tax
Private Party is defined as any purchase from a seller that is not a dealer & does not carry their own FFL license. This includes receiving a transfer using the seller's drivers license or a private seller who has chosen to ship through an FFL/dealer in their town. Be sure to specify the nature of the sale so that we know it is a private sale.
Private Party Transfers ~ Incoming from Out of State: $45 fee and NO sales tax
Private Party Transfers ~ Nevada to Nevada residents: $45 fee and no sales tax
Private Transfers between NV resident to NV resident now requires a background check EVEN if the buyer has a CCW. The Department of Public Safety does not charge the $25 fee on resident to resident private party sales.
We are located across Virginia Street from the Winco on the south side of Reno.
Take the South Meadows Parkway exit off of 395 (580), head West on South Meadows Parkway, take a Right on Virginia Street, and it's the Historic Huffaker Ranch Mansion on the Left!
Willey Brothers Firearms
9825 South Virginia Street
Please stop by! We look forward to chatting with you about your latest hunting or shooting expedition!
We have access to nearly all gun brands. Please feel free to browse any gun manufacturer website and then let us know what we can order for you!
Smith & Wesson
Gun Purses and other Necessary Accessories
How to buy guns in Nevada:
At Willey Brothers Firearms in Reno, NV we are happy to answer your questions about purchasing and selling firearms.
Can I Still Buy A Gun If I Live In California?
Do I Need A Background Check If I Have A CCW Permit?
Do You Buy Used Guns?
Do You Sell New Guns?
Do You Trade Guns?
I'm In Law Enforcement; Do I Still Need To Do A Background Check?
I Purchased A Gun Online. Can You Do Transfers?
What's The Procedure For Buying A Firearm In Nevada?
Where Are You Located In Reno?