Vegas Home Prices Rise, Market Sees More Traditional Buyers

The median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during June was $199,900 – the highest mark since September 2008. This is according to recent statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). The median price is 2.5 percent higher than May and up over 14 percent compared to June… [More…]

Hospice Collecting School Supplies for Students in Need

Nathan Adelson Hospice locations will serve as drop-off points to collect school supplies for local elementary students. The hospice will be collecting supplies for students at Robert L. Taylor and Sunrise Acres elementary schools. The drive continues until Aug. 18. “Many schools unfortunately suffer from a lack of funding, and a large number of students… [More…]

Advanced Technology Arrives to Catch Breast Cancer Sooner

Desert Radiologists acquired an advanced imaging tool to catch breast cancer earlier. The medical imaging provider is the only outpatient facility in Nevada to offer the technology, according to a recent statement. The provider is offering three dimensional mammography, called breast tomosynthesis, for breast cancer screening. Considered the latest in digital imaging technology, it allows radiologists… [More…]

GLVAR reports slight dip in Southern Nevada home prices

Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show Southern Nevada home prices dipped slightly from March to April.

After appreciating steadily since early 2012, statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show local home prices dipped slightly from March to April. GLVAR reported the median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during April was $192,000, down 1.5 percent from $195,000 in March, but still up 15.0… [More…]

Las Vegas Home Prices See 2.7 Percent Increase

Las Vegas home prices ticked up 2.7 percent in February – even as the valley saw fewer homes selling. According to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR), the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during February was $190,000, up from $185,000 in January. Total existing homes,… [More…]

Officials Break Ground on Moapa Paiute Tribe Solar Project

The first utility-scale solar project on tribal land is underway in Southern Nevada. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (NV) joined representatives from the Moapa Band of Piautes and executives from First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to kick off construction on the 250 Megawatt power… [More…]

Home Prices Up 24 Percent

Home prices in Southern Nevada are continuing to rise. The median price of existing homes for December is up 24 percent from the same time last year, according to statistics recently released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR). “Local homeowners should be happy with the strong appreciation we’ve seen over the past… [More…]

GLVAR reports home prices rose in December, up 24 percent in 2013

Southern Nevada home prices ended 2013 on an upswing, with the median price of existing homes up 24 percent from the same time the year before.

LAS VEGAS – Southern Nevada home prices ended 2013 on an upswing, with the median price of existing homes up 24 percent from the same time the year before, according to statistics released today by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR reported that the median price of an existing single-family home sold… [More…]

Gordon Silver Honored as Pro Bono Firm of the Year

Gordon Silver Ltd. was selected as Southern Nevada’s Pro Bono Firm of the Year. The award was part of the 13th Annual Pro Bono Awards Luncheon, put on by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada earlier this month. The event honors community volunteers who donate time to assist low income clients with legal issues.… [More…]

Two Startups Will Pitch Ideas to Investors at Inaugural Event

Two Nevada startups will court potential investors at an inaugural event designed to help new tech firms raise seed money. The event, Start-Up Vegas, was created and is sponsored by Coloma Ventures, a Las Vegas-based venture capital firm. The founder of each startup will have 30 minutes to explain its service or product to investors,… [More…]

CALV names Soozi Jones Walker member of the year

The Commercial Alliance Las Vegas has named longtime local real estate professional Soozi Jones Walker its CALV Member of the Year for 2013.

The Commercial Alliance Las Vegas has named longtime local real estate professional Soozi Jones Walker its CALV Member of the Year for 2013. CALV President Tedd Rosenstein presented the award to Walker on Sept. 20, during CALV’s eighth annual Commercial Alliance Educational Symposium at the Gold Coast hotel-casino. It was the second industry award recently… [More…]

September 2013: Around the State

Nevada business news - September 2013: Around the State

Home Prices Rise for 18th Month in a Row According to the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR), Southern Nevada home prices have been on the rise for 18 straight months. In fact, home prices are 35.3 percent higher than they were a year ago. The average home price bottomed out in January of 2012… [More…]

GLVAR reports home prices up 18 straight months

An 18-month run of rising home prices showed no signs of slowing down in July, according to the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR).

GLVAR report shows 18-month run of rising home prices LAS VEGAS – An 18-month run of rising local home prices showed no signs of slowing down in July, according to statistics released today by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). “Local home prices have been going up since February of 2012 and are… [More…]

GLVAR reports modest increase in homes for sale as prices keep rising

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show existing home prices continuing to rise as the supply of homes available for sale posted a welcome increase. “When you compare existing local home prices to one year ago, we’re still posting big increases, at least for now,” said 2013… [More…]

Southern Nevada home prices rising with summer temperatures, GLVAR reports

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For release June 10, 2013 Contact: George McCabe, B&P Public Relations 702.967.2222 gmccabe@bpadlv.com GLVAR says local housing market, home prices heating up LAS VEGAS – Statistics released this week by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show existing home prices rising along with Southern Nevada’s triple-digit temperatures. “Historically, this is a time of… [More…]

GLVAR President Says Las Vegas’ Increasing Home Prices Sustainable

Las Vegas home prices continue to rise. This is according a report released yesterday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR).  The report shows existing home prices in Southern Nevada nearly 31 percent higher than they were a year ago. “Like most homeowners, REALTORS are glad to see home prices appreciating each month,” said 2013… [More…]

GLVAR reports rising home prices in Southern Nevada

Local home prices rise again, according to GLVAR report LAS VEGAS – Statistics released today by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show existing home prices in Southern Nevada continue to increase and are now nearly 31 percent higher than they were one year ago. “Like most homeowners, REALTORS are glad to see home… [More…]

GLVAR housing report shows rise in local home prices, traditional buyers

Nevada Business Press Releases for April 10th

GLVAR reports increase in local home prices, traditional sales LAS VEGAS – Strong demand and a tight housing supply continue to push up home prices in Southern Nevada, according to statistics released today by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR) showing existing home prices are now 30 percent higher than one year ago. “I… [More…]

Housing Market: Honing in on Homes

Nevada Housing Market Improving

With increasing sales and home values, Nevada’s housing market shows signs of recovery and strength not seen in recent years. “We’re on a good path right now,” said Patti Kelley, president of the Nevada Association of Realtors (NAR), a group that provides services to its members and advocates for private property rights. “We’re pulling out… [More…]

January 2013: Around the State

Around-the-State: Nevada

Home Prices Rising in Las Vegas According to recent statistics from the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR), Southern Nevada home prices increased again in November. The median price of single-family homes sold was $146,000, up 4.3 percent from the $140,000 in October and up 16.8 percent from the same period last year. Alternatively, in… [More…]

February 2012: Around the State

UNR and DRI Reach Out to Business Community The Technology Transfer Office (TTO) for the University of Nevada, Reno and Desert Research Institute has created an Industry/Faculty Partnering Clinic.  The program is one of three from the TTO designed to engage the community and enhance technology transfer, economic development and the relationship between the institutions… [More…]