Adam Kiefer joins Nevada State Bank

Nevada State Bank announced that Adam Kiefer has joined the bank as vice president, business development officer.

RENO – Nevada State Bank announced that Adam Kiefer has joined the bank as vice president, business development officer. In his role, Kiefer will work to increase the bank’s presence in northern Nevada and improve the customer experience through relationship building. Kiefer brings years of financial and customer service experience to his new role. Before joining Nevada … [Read more...]

CALV, Xceligent Report Shows Progress in All Three Sectors of Local Commercial Real Estate Market

Xceligent is partnering with CALV to produce quarterly reports on market trends and conditions in the office, industrial and retail markets.

LAS VEGAS – A report released by Xceligent and the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV) shows the commercial real estate market in Southern Nevada continues to recover from the Great Recession, with office, industrial and retail vacancy rates all improving during the first quarter of 2015.“This report shows the three main sectors of our market all showing improvement from last … [Read more...]

Nevada Small Business Owners Show Increased Confidence in Nevada’s Economy, Says Nevada State Bank Survey

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank’s annual survey of small businesses in Nevada reveals increased confidence in Nevada’s economy and more positive expectations for the future, with optimism increasing from last year’s survey. The bank’s recent survey of more than 400 small business owners, operators and managers throughout the state found that two-thirds of respondents said they … [Read more...]

CALV Hosts May 20 Mixer for Commercial Real Estate Professionals

CALV is hosting its annual spring networking mixer for local commercial real estate professionals.

LAS VEGAS – Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV) is hosting its annual spring networking mixer for local commercial real estate professionals on Wednesday, May 20, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Cili Restaurant at the Bali Hai Golf Club, 5160 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Event sponsors and partners include the local chapters of the Appraisal Institute; BOMA (Building Owners and … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Recognized as One of the Top Mortgage Lenders

Nevada State Bank recognized as one of the top mortgage lenders by NAHREP chapter LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank was recently recognized by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals, Nevada Chapter (NAHREP) as one of the top three mortgage lenders for 2014, based on the highest number of closed units. During NAHREP’s annual awards event, the bank also … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Announces Worry-Free Account

LAS VEGAS – Overdraft fees and bounced checks are two of the least popular interactions between banks and their customers. With studies showing such penalties becoming more common, Nevada State Bank has created a new type of banking account to wipe out such worries. A 2013 study by Moebs Services reported that U.S. consumers paid $32 billion in overdraft fees that year, a … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Sales Spring Forward

The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) reported Wednesday that Southern Nevada home sales surged in March while prices remained stable.

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) reported Wednesday that Southern Nevada home sales surged in March while prices remained stable. GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during March was $205,000, unchanged from February, but up 5.1 percent from one year ago. Meanwhile, the median price of local … [Read more...]

2015 Infiniti Q60 Coupe Performs Beyond Expectation

Sleek style, elegance, comfort and race-worthy performance come together in the 2015 Infiniti Q60 Coupe, showcased at the Park Place Infiniti showroom.

LAS VEGAS - Sleek style, elegance, comfort and race-worthy performance come together in the 2015 Infiniti Q60 Coupe, which is now showcased at the newly expanded Park Place Infiniti showroom, 5555 W. Sahara Ave. “Unlike the others with 4-cylinder engines, this coupe revs on a 330-horsepower V6 engine, plus it handles like a fine-tuned race car,” Park Place Infiniti General … [Read more...]

GLVAR’s Tiffany James Earns Designation from National Association of REALTORS

Tiffany James, GLVAR executive, is one of more than 425 REALTOR association executives nationwide who have achieved this mark of excellence.

LAS VEGAS – Tiffany James, communications director for the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR), was honored this month by the National Association of REALTORS with its REALTOR Certified Executive (RCE) designation recognizing exceptional efforts made by association executives. James, a longtime Las Vegan and GLVAR executive, is one of more than 425 … [Read more...]

Nevada State Banks Host Webinar “Insights: I.T. Security and Cloud Computing”

Nevada State Bank has gathered some industry experts to address this important topic and more during a free webinar.

LAS VEGAS – Cybersecurity is front-page news and a primary concern for Nevada businesses. With cyberattacks becoming more sophisticated, local business owners are looking for answers on how to protect their company and their customers’ data. Nevada State Bank has gathered some industry experts to address this important topic and more during a free webinar, “Insights: I.T. … [Read more...]

Nevada Health Care Association Expands its Influence with New Inclusion of Statewide Organizations

Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the NVHCA, announced the expansion of the association as it continues to improve the quality of health care in Nevada.

LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA), announced the expansion of the association as it continues to improve the quality of health care in Nevada. NVHCA has grown significantly over the past year starting with its conversion to a divisional structure. Under this new structure NVHCA continues to represent Skilled Nursing … [Read more...]

GLVAR Report Points to Steady Housing Market, Prices Still Up About 8 Percent for Year

Statistics released GLVAR offer more proof of an increasingly stable local housing market.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released Tuesday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) offer more proof of an increasingly stable local housing market, with Southern Nevada home prices remaining about 8 percent higher than they were a year ago. GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during February was $205,000. That was … [Read more...]

PDQ Comes to Nevada, Opening its First Restaurant west of Texas in North Las Vegas

PDQ, a rapidly growing restaurant chain known for its fresh but affordable chicken tenders, salads and sandwiches, makes its first foray into Nevada.

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada – If you’re craving critically acclaimed chicken, served fast, fresh and with health-conscious choices, prepare to be satisfied at PDQ. PDQ, a rapidly growing restaurant chain known for its fresh but affordable chicken tenders, salads and sandwiches, makes its first foray into Nevada when it opens its restaurant at 3737 W. Craig Road on Sunday, March … [Read more...]

Sporty Compact Infinti Crossover Soars Over Competition

The 2015 Infiniti QX50 AWD Journey, the brand’s top-of-the-line compact crossover, is sporty, luxurious and available at the Park Place Infiniti dealership.

LAS VEGAS - The 2015 Infiniti QX50 AWD Journey, the brand’s top-of-the-line compact crossover, is sporty, luxurious and available at the Park Place Infiniti dealership, 5555 W. Sahara Ave. Its fine craftsmanship, intuitive amenities and performance are right at home at the dealership’s newly completed multimillion-dollar expanded and luxury-laden showroom. “Infiniti threw … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Promotes Julie Wagner to Senior Vice President

Nevada State Bank has promoted Julie Wagner to senior vice president.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has promoted Julie Wagner to senior vice president. A consumer lending expert, Wagner oversees a statewide team of nine branch loan specialists who assist retail, mortgage and other lines of business with providing consumer loans. Wagner has been with Nevada State Bank for 25 years. She began her banking career in 1976. Throughout her career, … [Read more...]

GLVAR’s Young Professionals Network Honors its 40 Under 40 Local REALTORS

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) and its Young Professionals Network of Las Vegas (YPN) announced the winners of their annual “40 under 40” awards this week. The awards program was created to acknowledge the top 40 local REALTORS under the age of 40 who demonstrate excellence in their careers and service to their community and to the real … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Webinar “You Aren’t the Boss of Me: Resolving Sibling Disputes in the Family Business”

Nevada State Bank and its parent company Zions Bancorporation is hosting a free webinar, “You Aren't the Boss of Me."

LAS VEGAS – The transfer of business leadership from founder to children can often be affected by sibling rivalry. The experiences of childhood can scuttle working relationships as adults. With this in mind, Nevada State Bank and its parent company Zions Bancorporation is hosting a free webinar, “You Aren't the Boss of Me: Resolving Sibling Disputes in the Family Business,” on … [Read more...]

Reno Corks & Kegs Event to Raise Money for Nevada Health Care

Corks & Kegs guests will be able to sample a wide range of wine, spirits and craft beers, along with hors d’oeuvres and live music.

RENO – Enjoy live music and libations for a good cause at the second annual Corks & Kegs fundraiser for the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation on Saturday, March 14, at 5 p.m. at JA Nugget in Sparks. Corks & Kegs guests will be able to sample a wide range of wine, spirits and craft beers, along with hors d’oeuvres and live music. Proceeds from … [Read more...]

CALV, Xceligent Report Shows Improving Commercial Real Estate Market

A report released by Xceligent and CALV shows continued improvement in the commercial real estate market.

LAS VEGAS – A report released by Xceligent and the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV) shows continued improvement in the commercial real estate market in Southern Nevada, though some parts of the market are recovering from the Great Recession faster than others. “This report from CALV and Xceligent shows that most sectors of our market are faring better than in past … [Read more...]