GLVAR Reports Steady Home Sales and Prices with Tight Housing Supply

GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during May was $211,250, up 8.3 percent

LAS VEGAS – Local home prices and sales stabilized in May while the housing supply remained tight, according to a report released Tuesday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during May was $211,250, up 8.3 percent from $195,000 one year ago. Meanwhile, the median price of … [Read more...]

Young REALTORS Celebrate Summer with the Children of St. Jude’s Ranch

The GVLAR and its Young Professionals Network (YPN) are celebrating the beginning of summer with the kids at St. Jude’s Ranch for Children.

Las Vegas organization to provide food and fun for children The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GVLAR) and its Young Professionals Network (YPN) are celebrating the beginning of summer with the kids at St. Jude’s Ranch for Children. YPN is bringing the fun with a dunk tank, water slide and other water activities, as well as providing a barbecue for the … [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...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Prices Bounce Back, While Housing Sales and Supply Slip

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada bounced back above the $200,000 mark

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada bounced back above the $200,000 mark as fewer homes were sold and listed for sale. GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during November was $202,000. That’s up 1.1 percent from … [Read more...]

Nevada REALTORS Announce 2015 Board, Led by 2015 NVAR President Kevin Sigstad

The Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) announced its new officers for 2015.

RENO – The Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) announced its new officers for 2015, led by incoming president and longtime Nevada REALTOR Kevin Sigstad, of RE/MAX Premier Properties in Reno. Sigstad is a former president of the Reno-Sparks Association of REALTORS (RSAR) and served as NVAR’s president-elect in 2014. During its annual installation event to be held Dec. 5 … [Read more...]

GLVAR Honors J.C. Melvin as REALTOR of the Year

GLVAR presented its annual awards this week to some of its leading members, including J.C. Melvin, who was named REALTOR of the Year.

The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) presented its annual awards this week to some of its leading members, including J.C. Melvin, who was named REALTOR of the Year. As part of its annual installation of new officers and board members for 2015 held Nov. 1 at the Four Seasons Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, the GLVAR presented its top annual award to Melvin, a … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Dip in Local Home Prices

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada dipped slightly as fewer homes are selling each month.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada dipped slightly as fewer homes are selling each month. GLVAR reported the median price of single-family homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during October was $199,900. That’s down 1.3 percent from $202,500 in … [Read more...]

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors; Governor Approves Solar Tax Incentives

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors Park Place Infiniti is sponsoring the fourth annual Blow Out Breast Cancer event, presented by the Smiles for Survivors foundation and Square Colour Salon and Spa. [Read More...] Governor’s Office of Energy Approves Solar Tax Incentives Highlighting its commitment to renewable energy in Nevada, the Governor’s Office of Energy … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Prices Inches Up as Fewer are Selling

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median price of homes sold last month increased slightly even as fewer homes are selling each month.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada increased slightly even as fewer homes are selling each month. GLVAR reported the median price of single-family homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during September was $202,500, up 1.3 percent from an even … [Read more...]

Groundbreaking for Downtown Las Vegas Clinic; Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada; Home Prices Holding Steady

Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada Hosts Groundbreaking Event for Clinic in Downtown Las Vegas Groundbreaking ceremony for VMSN’s new downtown Las Vegas clinic. Members of the community are invited to attend and receive information about the project. [Read more...] Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada through Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance's 'Engage Southern … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Prices Holding Steady, Fewer Cash Buyers

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada held steady at $200,000.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada held steady at $200,000, while fewer buyers are paying cash for local homes. GLVAR reported the median price of single-family homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during August was $200,000, up 9.9 percent from … [Read more...]

GLVAR Elects New Board Members for 2015, Led by President Keith Lynam

The GLVAR has elected new board members and officers to lead Southern Nevada’s largest professional trade organization in 2015.

The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has elected new board members and officers to lead Southern Nevada’s largest professional trade organization in 2015. Current GLVAR President Heidi Kasama, whose one-year term heading the association ends Dec. 31, 2014, announced the results of GLVAR’s annual election today. Officers of the 2015 GLVAR Board of Directors … [Read 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 over cups of coffee and … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Median Local Home Price Hits $200,000

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median local home price reached $200,000 for the first time since 2008.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show the median local home price reached $200,000 for the first time since 2008. GLVAR reported the median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during July was an even $200,000, up 0.1 percent from $199,900 in June and up 11.1 percent from July of 2013. That’s … [Read more...]

Nevada’s Residential Market: A Season of Change

For the last two years, Nevada’s residential housing market has seen substantial rebound, with significant effect on prices.

For the last two years, Nevada’s residential housing market has seen substantial rebound, with significant effect on prices. Lowered median home prices have created low inventory and a seller’s market, which in turn impacted distressed properties and neighborhoods. “People are a lot smarter today, having learned from mistakes that occurred in the market; buyers are much … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Rising Local Home Prices, Fewer Cash Buyers

Statistics released by the GLVAR show local home prices continued to climb in June while the percentage of buyers paying cash fell.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show local home prices continued to climb in June while the percentage of buyers paying cash fell to its lowest point in four years. GLVAR reported the median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during June was $199,900, up 2.5 percent from $195,000 in May and … [Read more...]

GLVAR Partners with ListHub to Educate Members on Real Estate Listing Syndication Issues

GLVAR is the first multiple listing service to participate in the free listing syndication education program, WiseAdvertise.

ListHub Kicks Off WiseAdvertise Syndication Education Program MORGANTOWN, W. Virginia - ListHub, the leading distributor of U.S. property listings to U.S. publisher websites and provider of real estate performance metrics, announces the launch of a free listing syndication education program, WiseAdvertise. The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) is the first … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Rebounding Home Prices in Southern Nevada

Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS show local home prices bounced back in May after dipping slightly from March to April.

Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show local home prices bounced back in May after dipping slightly from March to April. GLVAR reported the median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during May was $195,000, up 1.6 percent from $192,000 in April and back to where they were in March. May’s median home price … [Read more...]

Several SBA Loan Requirements Eliminated

The U.S. Small Business Administration made significant changes in qualification for SBA 504 loans. The changes include elimination of "the personal resource test" and "the nine-month rule". These modifications mean businesses will have an easier time qualifying for SBA loans, according to a recent statement by TMC Financing. “By eliminating the nine-month rule for … [Read more...]

CALV Hosts May 8 Mixer for Commercial Real Estate Professionals

CALV is hosting its annual spring networking mixer for local commercial real estate professionals at the Cili Restaurant at the Bali Hai Golf Club.

LAS VEGAS – Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV) is hosting its annual spring networking mixer for local commercial real estate professionals on Thursday, May 8, 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...]