Nevada Lawmakers Should Heed FHFA Warning When Addressing HOA Foreclosure Issue

If lawmakers don’t heed these warnings, FHFA officials have suggested that lenders could seriously curtail or even stop making mortgage loans in Nevada.

As the Nevada Legislature wraps up this month, state lawmakers will be addressing several issues important to homeowners and the local housing market. One of the most crucial, and perhaps most complex, deals with foreclosures by homeowner associations. Groups representing HOAs are fighting any legislation that could threaten or eliminate the so-called super priority lien … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Webinar “Family Business Culture”

LAS VEGAS – Owning and running a family business has a multitude of challenges. As family businesses mature, generations often move apart geographically and psychologically. These distances may erode relationships and the cohesiveness of a smooth-running business. For a discussion on this topic, Nevada State Bank presents a free webinar, “Family Business Culture,” on … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank recognized as a top business lender by Small Business Administration

At the 2015 SBA Small Business Awards, the Nevada Small Business Administration awarded Nevada State Bank the following Lender of the Year awards.

Bob Hart receives Small Business Lifetime Advocate of the Year award LAS VEGAS – At the 2015 SBA Small Business Awards, the Nevada Small Business Administration awarded Nevada State Bank the following Lender of the Year awards:  Silver – 7(a) Loan Production Bronze – 3rd Party Loan Production  The 7(a) Loan Program is the most frequently used financing program for … [Read more...]

NVHCA pushing for legislative study to review state funding formula, improve health outcomes for Nevada’s senior citizens

The Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA), is urging state lawmakers to approve an interim legislative study that could improve funding and care.

LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA), is urging state lawmakers to approve an interim legislative study that could improve funding and care provided by Nevada’s nursing homes and related facilities. Mathis said NVHCA and other industry groups are lobbying lawmakers to pass AB242. Originating with the Legislative Committee … [Read more...]

The Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Announces November Groundbreaking

The Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation announced the groundbreaking for the memorial being developed in Downtown Las Vegas is scheduled for November.

The Las Vegas Veterans Memorial announces November groundbreaking LAS VEGAS  – The Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation (LVVM) announced the groundbreaking for the memorial being developed in Downtown Las Vegas is scheduled for November 2015. Last year, the LVVM announced a partnership with the state of Nevada that includes building the memorial on the grounds of the … [Read more...]

Report from the Private Bank by Nevada State Bank Shows Wealthiest Nevadans Giving Back More

LAS VEGAS – A report from The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank shows that Las Vegans and Nevadans are now leading the nation in increased generosity, giving to good causes at a rate increasing faster than in other cities and states. The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the 22nd edition of its High Net Worth Report series today. This edition, which focuses on … [Read more...]

Family Owned Business Awards Announced

Several hundred nominations were received, detailing the accomplishments and the history of family owned businesses in Nevada.

  LAS VEGAS – Winners have been announced for the fifth annual Family Owned Business Awards, presented by Nevada Business Magazine and sponsored by Nevada State Bank. Several hundred nominations were received, detailing the accomplishments and the history of family owned businesses in Nevada. Judges then narrowed the entries down to 60 finalists in 10 different … [Read more...]

Family Owned Business Awards Announced

Several hundred nominations were received, detailing the accomplishments and the history of family owned businesses in Nevada.

RENO – Winners have been announced for the fifth annual Family Owned Business Awards, presented by Nevada Business Magazine and sponsored by Nevada State Bank. Several hundred nominations were received, detailing the accomplishments and the history of family owned businesses in Nevada. Judges then narrowed the entries down to 60 finalists in 10 different categories, … [Read more...]

Downtown Summerlin Announces Summer Movie Series

Several Downtown Summerlin restaurants and eateries will be offering special snack packages and dinners to go.

LAS VEGAS -  Calling all movie lovers. Downtown Summerlin is excited to launch the Downtown Summerlin Movie Series, with a preview on Friday, May 22. The series will begin on Thursday, June 4, continuing each Thursday night through August 27. Guests should bring their own seating and come early to get the best space. Several Downtown Summerlin restaurants and eateries will … [Read more...]

Donnell Bayot named to Convention Industry Council CMP Governance Commission

Donnell Bayot has been named as a public member of the Convention Industry Council’s (CIC) 2015 Governance Commission.

LAS VEGAS – The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) is proud to announce Director of Academic Affairs Donnell Bayot has been named as a public member of the Convention Industry Council’s (CIC) 2015 Governance Commission for the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) Program. Bayot, who won the 2014 CIC Pacesetter Award, was chosen for his experience with TISOH and his … [Read more...]

Litigation Services launches new website

LAS VEGAS – Litigation Services, a technology-based company providing litigation support services for law firms and corporate legal departments across the country, this month launched a new website consolidating services and functions for clients. “Our new website puts our services right at our clients’ fingertips,” said Ken Campbell, CEO and founder of Litigation Services. … [Read more...]

Human Rights Campaign Celebrates Tenth Annual Gala – “Evolve: Move Toward the Future” – Awards for advocacy on behalf of the LGBT community will be announced

During the Tenth Annual Gala, Human Rights Campaign will honor individuals who are steadfast in their dedication to the LGBT community.

LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas steering committee of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, will celebrate its Tenth Annual Gala Dinner on May 9 at the Aria Resort and Casino, Las Vegas. The year’s theme will be “EVOLVE: Move Toward the Future” and will highlight the importance of equal rights for … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Local Housing Market Seeing Steady Growth this Spring

According to GLVAR, the total number of existing local homes, condominiums and townhomes sold in April was 3,379, up from 3,358 in March.

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) reported Thursday that the Southern Nevada housing market continued to enjoy steady growth this spring, with local home prices and sales increasing from this time last year. GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during April was $212,568, up 3.7 percent from … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Webinar Series “2015 Small Business Outlook”

Nevada State Bank’s recently published annual survey of small businesses in Nevada has sparked a lot of conversation among small business owners.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank’s recently published annual survey of small businesses in Nevada has sparked a lot of conversation among small business owners and those who do business with them. This highly targeted, local research about business trends, entrepreneurs’ opinions and their economic outlook is the subject of a free webinar series called “2015 Small Business … [Read more...]

Luxor Hotel and Casino Director of Hotel Operations Delivers Keynote Graduation Speech

Chris Walker, director of hotel operations at the Luxor Hotel and Casino, delivered the keynote speech for students graduating TISOH this month.

LAS VEGAS – Chris Walker, director of hotel operations at the Luxor Hotel and Casino, delivered the keynote speech for students graduating The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) this month. “TISOH has given you the tools,” Walker told the spring graduating class. “Where you go from here is up to you.” He said one of the most important lessons he learned at The … [Read more...]

Park Place Infiniti Expert Offers Minor Maintenance Steps for Extending the Life of Your Vehicle

At Park Place Infiniti, each of our technicians is a highly trained expert and will offer excellent advice and service.

LAS VEGAS - Basic steps that take just a little time, but can save money, enhance safety and ensure a long and satisfying ownership experience with your vehicle, said Robert Mowrer, a technician from the newly expanded Park Place Infiniti dealership at 5555 W. Sahara Ave. “Whether it’s an Infiniti or another model and whether you service your vehicle yourself or enjoy the … [Read more...]

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...]