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...]

Thoran Towler Joins Nevada Association of REALTORS as General Counsel

Thoran Towler, who has served as Nevada’s labor commissioner for three years, is joining the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its general counsel.

RENO – Thoran Towler, who has served as Nevada’s labor commissioner for three years, is joining the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its general counsel. He will provide legal counsel to NVAR, oversee the legal information line operated by the association and play a key role in the government affairs activities of one of the state’s… [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...]

What is your favorite charity?

What is Your Favorite Charity?

“Candlelighters of Southern Nevada is special to me because of the support, education, hope and advocacy they provide families of children with cancer. It’s important for these families to know they are not alone and that someone cares.” Justin Brown | Vice President Regulatory Affairs, Southwest Gas “My most compassionate feelings go out to the… [More...]

NVAR names Teresa McKee CEO

Teresa McKee has been promoted to run the daily operations of the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its CEO.

Teresa McKee named CEO of Nevada Association of REALTORS RENO, Nev. – After serving for years as the association’s longtime legal counsel and for months as its interim CEO, Teresa McKee has been promoted to run the daily operations of the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its CEO. “We’re fortunate to have Teresa as… [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...]

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...]

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...]