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Work to get under way in 2015 on new luxury housing community planned for Summerlin
Monday, June 23, 2014
Howard Hughes Corp., developer of Summerlin, is partnering in the venture with Scottsdale, Ariz.,-based Discovery Land Co. in the unnamed 555-acre, high-end community that will be south of...
Las Vegas home prices climbing again; short sales tapering off
Las Vegas home prices climbing again; short sales tapering off
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
The median sales price of previously owned single-family homes last month in Southern Nevada was $195,000, up 1.6 percent from April and 14.7 percent from a year ago ...
Photo: Carpenters work on a KB Homes project at Inspirada
Las Vegas housing market going big — as in master-planned — again
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Developers around the valley are gearing up to build mini-cities that, during the recession, either went bankrupt, were seized through foreclosure or were left on the drawing board. Dirt is being moved, utility lines are going in and model homes are planned in massive communities. If all goes as planned, the master-planned communities would ...
Homebuilder American West is top buyer in auction of southern valley land
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Federal lands officials sold 87.5 acres of southern Las Vegas Valley property today at auction for $18 million. Homebuilder Larry Canarelli’s American West Development bought ...
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Nevada foreclosure rate down to No. 8 in US
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Nevada's foreclosure rate was eighth in the nation in April after falling behind Florida, Maryland and five other states in the rankings. RealtyTrac statistics released Thursday show...
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Report: Las Vegas housing market ‘stuck in neutral’
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Las Vegas’ new-home market continues to slump this year, with sharp drops in sales and development plans. Local builders sold 428 new homes last month, down...
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Rising rent leads some seniors back to college-style living
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Gerry Venable knew it wasn't his turn to restock the coffee. He'd just bought those two big containers of Folgers. But his roommate reminded him that the bag of Starbucks beans she'd contributed to ...
Slight dip in Las Vegas home prices as investors back off
Slight dip in Las Vegas home prices as investors back off
Thursday, May 8, 2014
For just the third time in more than two years, Las Vegas home prices have slipped a little. The median sales price of previously owned single-family homes in Southern Nevada last month was ...
Big financial boost on the way for North Las Vegas?
Big financial boost on the way for North Las Vegas?
Sunday, May 4, 2014
Few cities in the country have been hit harder by the Great Recession than Las Vegas;' neighbor to the north. But new Mayor John Lee has something to smile about...
Photo: A for sale sign stands in front of a bank-owned ho
House flipping becoming less prevalent in Las Vegas
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Flipping, the get-rich-quick tactic that pushed Las Vegas home prices to absurd heights in the boom years, is declining in popularity this year after a boost in 2013. The sales, in which homeowners unload...
In Las Vegas home market, buying increasingly beats renting, report finds
In Las Vegas home market, buying increasingly beats renting, report finds
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
As any real estate agent is quick to point out, home ownership in Las Vegas becomes cheaper than renting at a faster pace than in most other cities. Just a year ago ...
Developers building luxury apartments next to Shops at Summerlin
Developers building luxury apartments next to Shops at Summerlin
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Developers of the Shops at Summerlin have lined up some fancy digs for those who want to live steps from the massive, outdoor Las Vegas mall. Howard Hughes Corp. announced plans today for...
Photo: Carpenters frame a home at a residential construct
New home sales down, but prices up
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Las Vegas homebuilders sold fewer houses and cut back on construction plans last quarter, but they enjoyed a continued rise in prices. Developers in Southern Nevada sold...
Lenders are repossessing fewer Nevada homes as foreclosures dip
Lenders are repossessing fewer Nevada homes as foreclosures dip
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Real estate:
Nevada’s foreclosure rate was sixth highest in the country last month, after Florida, Maryland, Indiana, Ohio and Illinois. One in every 701 housing units statewide received ...
Prosecutors: Ads soliciting rape posted in San Diego revenge scheme
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The suspect allegedly posed in online adult entertainment ads titled "Carmel Valley Freak Show," inviting strange men over to a San Diego couple's home for sex and describing scenarios of …

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