More Than 2,600 Acres of Land Sales in 2014 Demonstrate Growth for Southern Nevada

LAS VEGAS  – The land market in Southern Nevada continues to recover, as evidenced by the fourth quarterly market report of 2014 from Colliers International – Las Vegas. During the past 12 months, the market witnessed the sale of more than 2,600 acres of industrial, commercial and residential land, accounting for more than $700 million… [More…]

“Giving Gene” Alive in Las Vegas and Beyond

Study found that despite the effects of the Great Recession and the housing slump, the “giving gene” remains intact, and active, in Las Vegas and beyond.

Focus Financial Partners|UBS Financial Services Inc. Reports that Recovery Has Helped Charitable Giving in Valley LAS VEGAS — UBS Wealth Management Americas released its quarterly UBS Investor Watch report in November of 2014, “Doing Well At Doing Good,” which explores wealthy investors’ giving habits. The study found that despite the effects of the Great Recession… [More…]

Dickson Realty Awarded Revitalization Award

Dickson Realty Awarded Revitalization Award from Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce Dickson Realty has been awarded the 2014 large company Revitalization Award from the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce in honor of its new 7,048 square foot office building in Truckee. The award recognizes new construction and/or renovation projects that help make Truckee more visually… [More…]

LVGEA Board Extends CEO Tom Skancke’s Contract

The Board of the Directors of the LVGEA extended for two years the contract of Tom Skancke, current president and CEO.

LAS VEGAS — The Board of the Directors of the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance extended for two years the contract of Tom Skancke, current president and CEO of the LVGEA. The board took this action during its October meeting. “Economic development and diversification are two of the most pressing issues facing Southern Nevada as… [More…]

Educating, Connecting Entrepreneurs; Median Home Price Hits $200,000; 5K to Raise Funds for Kids with Cancer

Las Vegas Will Launch 1 Million Cups to Educate, Connect Local Entrepreneurs 1 Million Cups, a program to engage, educate and connect entrepreneurs, launched in Las Vegas on Wednesday,  August 13. The weekly event will be located in the inNEVation Center, powered by Switch. 1 Million Cups is a weekly gathering that is building startup communities… [More…]

Dealership Invests in Multimillion-Dollar Renovation Project

Park Place Infiniti’s renovation project is expected to further boost sales for the dealership.

LAS VEGAS – Economic studies in recent months have pointed to Nevada’s steady recovery from the Great Recession. Most major economic indicators have started pointing in a positive direction. Local car sales have been especially strong recently, rewarding the multimillion-dollar investment and long-term confidence the owners of the Park Place Infiniti dealership on West Sahara Avenue… [More…]

Retail Real Estate Sector Begins Comeback in Second Quarterly Report From Colliers International – Las Vegas

Office sector enjoys resurgence in 2014, anticipates challenges in 2015 LAS VEGAS – Following two consecutive quarters of negative net absorption in the retail sector, the second quarterly market report of 2014 by Colliers International – Las Vegas highlighted more than 200,000 square feet of retail net absorption and more than 30,000 square feet of new… [More…]

Nevada Suffers 13,200 Job Losses: 2.7 Million U.S. Jobs Lost Over the Last Decade Due to Growing Trade Deficit with China


Nearly 77 Percent of Job Losses in U.S Manufacturing See Where Your State Ranks Nationally-Real Numbers and Percentage Call Contacts for State-by-State Breakdown Washington, D.C. – More than 2.7 million American jobs—2.1 million of them in manufacturing— have been lost or eliminated since 2001, due to the United States’ mushrooming trade deficit with China since that country… [More…]