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 Nevada’… [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,… [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… [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...]

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… [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… [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… [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 multiple listing service (MLS) to participate… [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… [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 expenditures, businesses that have… [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… [More...]

GLVAR reports rising home prices, with more homes available for sale

Local home prices increased in February even though fewer homes are selling, according to statistics released by the GLVAR.

LAS VEGAS – Local home prices increased in February even though fewer homes are selling, according to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR said the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during February was $190,000, up 2.7 percent from $185,000 in January and up 26.7… [More...]

GLVAR reports increasing home prices, slower sales

LAS VEGAS – Local home prices increased in February even though fewer homes are selling, according to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR said the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during February was $190,000, up 2.7 percent from $185,000 in January and up 26.7… [More...]

Mortgage Pro Corrigan Teams Up with Premier Mortgage Lending

Second-generation mortgage professional Sean Corrigan joined Premier Mortgage Lending as its new production manager in January.

Second-generation mortgage professional Sean Corrigan joined Premier Mortgage Lending as its new production manager in January. The Las Vegas native brings 25-plus years of mortgage experience to the full-service, Las Vegas-based mortgage company. His previous lending experience includes working with Stanwell Mortgage, Fannie Mae, Aspen Mortgage and Aspen Financial Services. “In my opinion, the lending… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Expanding Mortgage Team to Meet Demand

Nevada State Bank is “gearing up” for increased mortgage demand. The bank is expanding its team of loan officers to handle a purchase market that is picking up steam, according to a recent statement. “While other organizations are downsizing the large refinance teams they have built over the last few years, Nevada State Bank is growing… [More...]

GLVAR honors its top 40 under 40

The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS for members under the age of 40 announced the winners of their annual “Top 40 under 40” awards this week.

GLVAR’s Young Professionals Network honors its Top 40 under 40 local REALTORS The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) and its Young Professionals Network of Las Vegas (YPN) for members under the age of 40 announced the winners of their annual “Top 40 under 40” awards this week. The awards program was created to acknowledge… [More...]

GLVAR reports stable home prices to start 2014

Southern Nevada home prices picked up in 2014 where they left off in 2013, according to statistics released by the GLVAR.

LAS VEGAS – Southern Nevada home prices picked up in 2014 where they left off in 2013, according to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR reported that the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during January was $185,000, unchanged from December and up 23.3… [More...]

January 2014: Around the State

Read business new from around Nevada: January 2014.

Saint Mary’s Home Care Named in Top 25 Percent of Nation Saint Mary’s Home Care has been listed as a 2013 HomeCare Elite program which ranks the top-performing home health agencies in the nation. The home care program has been listed in the top 25 percent for providing quality healthcare service to the Northern Nevada community.… [More...]

NVAR installs new officers for 2014, led by Las Vegas Realtor Kolleen Kelley

NVAR Installs New Officers for 2014, led by Realtor Kolleen Kelley

LAS VEGAS – The Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) installed its new officers for 2014, led by incoming president and longtime Las Vegas REALTOR Kolleen Kelley. During its annual installation event held Dec. 13 in Las Vegas, NVAR also installed 2014 President-elect Kevin Sigstad, of RE/MAX Premier Properties in Reno, and 2014 Treasurer Scott Beaudry,… [More...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Prices Dip Slightly Heading into Holidays

According to statistics released today by the GLVAR, local home prices cooled off in November after posting steady gains for nearly two years.

LAS VEGAS – According to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR), local home prices cooled off in November after posting steady gains for nearly two years. GLVAR reported that the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during November was $183,000, down 1.1 percent from $185,000… [More...]

NVAR Presents Awards to Top Nevada Realtors

NVAR honored its leading members at an awards event in Las Vegasx, naming longtime industry leader Patty Kelley its Nevada REALTOR of the Year.

LAS VEGAS – The Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) honored its leading members at an awards event in Las Vegas Thursday night, naming longtime industry leader Patty Kelley its 2013 Nevada REALTOR of the Year and recognizing five others from around the state for their continued service to their association, their profession and their communities.… [More...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Prices Rising Again

According to statistics released by the GLVAR, local home prices bounced back from a one-month lull to increase by 2.8 percent from September to October.

LAS VEGAS – According to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® (GLVAR), local home prices bounced back from a one-month lull to increase by 2.8 percent from September to October. GLVAR reported that the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during October was $185,000. That was… [More...]