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December 3, 2016

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Planning Commission recommends against housing development near Red Rock
Planning Commission recommends against housing development near Red Rock
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
After two hours of public comments Tuesday night, Clark County planners voted against a controversial proposal to develop a master-planned community on a hill overlooking Red Rock Canyon. The Planning Commission’s unanimous vote ...
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Las Vegas housing supply shrinks as sales rise and prices stabilize
Friday, October 7, 2016
The housing supply in Southern Nevada is shrinking as home sales increase and prices stabilize. The median sales price of existing single-family homes sold during September was ...
Audit: Group wasted $8.2M in bailout funds meant for Nevadans
Audit: Group wasted $8.2M in bailout funds meant for Nevadans
Friday, September 9, 2016
Auditors say a nonprofit that was supposed to distribute some of the $202 million that Nevada got in the bailout has been spending as much money on itself as it did on struggling homeowners. Officials with ...
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Apartment developer talks state of Las Vegas rental market, risk of on-site retail tenants
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Q+A:
Las Vegas apartment developers are some of the busiest builders in the valley, opening projects that often charge above-average rents and offer a big menu of amenities. Locally based firms including account for much of the construction, but now a group out of Dallas is ...
Chemical plume in central Las Vegas to soon undergo cleanup
Chemical plume in central Las Vegas to soon undergo cleanup
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Public Safety:
For years, residents of the Paradise Palms neighborhood in central Las Vegas have been awaiting cleanup of a chemical plume caused by spills at a nearby dry-cleaning establishment. Now, Nevada environmental protection authorities ...
Decade after housing peaked, owners richer, renters hurting
Decade after housing peaked, owners richer, renters hurting
Monday, June 20, 2016
It's a troublesome story playing out across America in the 10 years since the housing bubble peaked and then burst in a ruinous crash: As real estate has climbed back, homeowners are ...
Fewer Las Vegas homes sell, but prices are higher
Fewer Las Vegas homes sell, but prices are higher
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
After nearly a year of flat prices, Las Vegas houses sold at a noticeably higher level last month amid shrinking sales totals ...
In Las Vegas, house flipping remains frequent but less profitable
In Las Vegas, house flipping remains frequent but less profitable
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Investors are flipping houses at a faster pace in Las Vegas than in most metro areas, but their profit margins are smaller here compared to ...
Is apartment sector in Las Vegas heating up too quickly?
Is apartment sector in Las Vegas heating up too quickly?
Monday, May 16, 2016
Amid a national apartment boom, Southern Nevada’s multifamily market has bounced back from the recession faster than other segments of the real estate industry. Property pros …
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Las Vegas housing market rising from the grave
Monday, May 2, 2016
Left for dead during the recession, Las Vegas’ housing market has come back to life over the past few years. Buyers are picking up new and used properties. Homeowners are getting above water. Developers are building apartment complexes. Employment and wages ...
BLM puts 800 acres of land up for auction
Friday, April 22, 2016
The federal government is offering more than 800 acres of Las Vegas Valley land to the highest bidders next week. But if last year’s auctions are any indication, buyers might ...
Las Vegas homeowners seeing big profits on sales
Las Vegas homeowners seeing big profits on sales
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Las Vegas homeowners are booking the highest profit margins in years when selling their property, but amid flat prices, those gains have largely leveled off, a new report shows. Owners who sold ...
Report: New-home sales up, but prices flat
Report: New-home sales up, but prices flat
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Las Vegas homebuilders are selling more houses and drawing up more construction plans compared to last year, but in some ways, sales volume has ...
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Las Vegas-area home sales surge, prices unmoved in March
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Las Vegas used-house prices were largely flat in March, continuing a months-long stretch of mostly unchanged prices, amid a big jump in sales volume. The median sales price of previously owned single-family homes in Southern Nevada last month was $220,000, down 0.2 percent from February but up 7.3 percent from a year earlier, according to a new report from the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors. Buyers picked up ...
Q+A: Why investor is sure buyers will seek out his southwest valley condos
Q+A: Why investor is sure buyers will seek out his southwest valley condos
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
real estate:
During the boom years, it seemed everywhere you looked in Las Vegas a developer was planning an upscale condo project. But when the economy crashed, construction sites were ...