It’s New Home Season: Local Home Builders Collaborate on First-Ever Campaign to Promote New Home Sales

For the first time in Las Vegas, home builders are joining forces for a citywide sales event to promote the benefits of buying a new home. Called “It’s New Home Season,” the multimedia campaign highlights 56 new home communities with more than 200 model homes by 17 participating builders, particularly during the Feb. 21-22 and Feb. 28-Mar. 1 weekends when many people are … [Read more...]

Ogletree Deakins Deepens Employment Law Practice in Nevada with the Addition of Three Attorneys

Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, has significantly deepened its presence in Nevada.

LAS VEGAS – Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, has significantly deepened its presence in Nevada with the addition of three attorneys to the firm’s Las Vegas office. The new attorneys include Berna Rhodes-Ford, who is of counsel, Kathryn Branson and Dana Krulewitz, … [Read more...]

The Office Market: Slow and Steady into the Future

As a mixture of economic indicators appear to show the recession, movers and shakers in Southern Nevada’s office market are cautiously planning ahead.

As a mixture of economic indicators appear to show the recession in our rear view mirrors, movers and shakers in Southern Nevada’s office market are cautiously planning ahead for slow and modest growth in the coming months. “The trending is moderate growth overall due to a bettering economy,” says Lance Bradford, founder of Stable Development in Las Vegas. “There are … [Read 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 … [Read more...]

Industry Focus: Education

Industry Focus: Education

  Faced with a wealth of challenges, Nevada’s education system has some hurdles to overcome. However, industry leaders recognize the challenges they face and are working to improve the state’s rankings. Recently, those leaders met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss the needs of education. Connie Brennan, publisher of Nevada Business … [Read more...]

Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada Ignites the Holiday Season with Suite Holidays Tours and Tastings Experiences

‘Tis the season to preview some of the Strip’s most lavish suites and iconic experiences at JA of Nevada's Suite Holidays Tours and Tastings Experiences.

LAS VEGAS – ‘Tis the season to preview some of the Strip’s most lavish suites and iconic experiences at Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada's  (JA) Fourth Annual Suite Holidays Tours and Tastings Experiences on Dec. 6 from 3 – 10 p.m. Guests are invited to the hot spot-hopping extravaganza as some of Las Vegas’ major resort casinos open their doors to ultra-exclusive … [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...]

Litigation Services Earns Spot on Inc. 5,000 List of Fastest-Growing U.S. Companies

A whopping 280 percent growth spurt over three years has earned Las Vegas-based Litigation Services a spot on the 2014 Inc. 5000 List.

LAS VEGAS – A whopping 280 percent growth spurt over three years has earned Las Vegas-based Litigation Services a spot on the 2014 Inc. 5000 List, published in Inc. magazine’s September 2014 issue. The list, in its 33rd year, ranks the fastest-growing, privately held companies in the United States. “This is really good news, especially with what Las Vegas has been through … [Read more...]

Mountain’s Edge is nation’s third fastest selling master plan

Providence and Summerlin also among top in sales - Mountain's Edge is the third fastest-selling master-planned community (MPC) in the U.S. This is according to a report recently released by RCLCO, a national real estate advisory firm.  The report indicated the MPC has sold nearly 600 homes from January through June - a 26 percent increase over its 2012 pace. The two … [Read more...]

DJs for PJs Aims to Raise 8,000 Pairs of New PJs Friday, April 26, 2013

Nevada Business Press Releases for April 1st

The eleventh-annual DJS for PJS event is scheduled for Friday, April 26, 2013, from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. The daylong event is designed to collect new pajamas for children in crisis and benefits charities throughout the Las Vegas Valley. Local disk jockeys will encourage corporate and individual donations by broadcasting from four on-site locations, located in Summerlin – … [Read more...]

Industry Focus: Alternative Energy

Nevada Industry Focus on Alternative Energy

Nevada’s alternative energy sector has seen a plethora of hills and valleys in recent years. From federal funding challenges to educating the general populace about alternative energy, the sector has seen its share of challenges. Recently, executives representing various alternative energy interests throughout the state met at the Reno offices of City National Bank to discuss … [Read more...]

Retail Summary: Fourth Quarter 2012

Read the Nevada Retail Summary: Fourth Quarter 2012.

Las Vegas By the end of 2012, vacancies in the retail sector reached their lowest level since the first quarter of 2009. The vacancy rate ended the year at 9.9 percent, down 0.3 percentage points when compared to last quarter (Q3 2012). Compared to a year ago (Q4 2011) the rate is down an even greater 0.7 percentage points. The latest market activity suggests the retail sector … [Read more...]

Family Vehicle Safety Program Training Offered

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 26th

Clark County Cooperative Extension will offer a Family Vehicle Safety Program which is not mandatory, but Nevada’s child restraint law imposes high fines for first, second, and/or third offenses (NRS 484B.157).  The judge can refer violators to the program with an incentive to waive half or the entire fine amount if the class is completed. The Family Vehicle Safety Seat program … [Read more...]

Senator Richard H. Bryan recognized by Clark County Bar Association

Nevada Business Press Release for March 25th

Honored for 50th Year Anniversary of His Admission to Nevada Bar Las Vegas, NV (March 25, 2013) – Senator Richard Bryan, a shareholder in the Firm’s Gaming & Regulatory Law Department and member of its Executive Committee, was honored at the Clark County Bar Association’s annual 40 Year Club Induction Ceremony Luncheon. He celebrated a new milestone in his illustrious … [Read more...]

Several Prominent Companies Have Been Approved for Incentives in Nevada

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 21st

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance Announces Several Prominent Companies Have Been Approved for Incentives in Nevada (Las Vegas – March 21, 2013) -- The Governor's Office of Economic Development Board for Nevada approved a series of incentives today for companies planning to relocate or expand into Southern Nevada. Cumulatively, the seven applications could generate more … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Veterinarian Receives National Recognition from Pets Best Insurance

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 19th

Dr. Linda Steelman wins spring 2013 My Vet’s the Best contest Boise, Idaho (March 19, 2012) – Pets Best Insurance, a leading nationwide pet insurance agency, announced today that Dr. Linda Steelman of the Bonanza Cat Hospital in Las Vegas has been selected as the spring 2013 winner of the company’s nationwide My Vet’s the Best contest. In recognition of her dedication to … [Read more...]

Lubawy & Associates, Inc., 41 Other Appraisal Firms Combine to Launch Valbridge Property Advisors

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 18th

Valbridge Immediately Ranks Among Top 3 Commercial Real Estate Valuation and Advisory Services Firms in U.S. Principals of Lubawy & Associates, Inc. are Shareholders in Valbridge Las Vegas, NV (March 18, 2013) — Lubawy & Associates, Inc. with an office in Las Vegas, announced today that it has combined with 41 other appraisal firms to form Valbridge Property … [Read more...]

BMM Testlabs Announces Grand Opening of New World Headquarters in Las Vegas

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 7th

(Las Vegas – March 7, 2013) – BMM Testlabs, the world's leading gaming product testing laboratory and technical consultancy, announced today it has opened the doors to its new headquarters in Southern Nevada, paving the way for continued growth and employment opportunities in the region. The newly expanded space, located at 815 Pilot Road, Suite G, in Las Vegas, comprises … [Read more...]

NAIOP Southern Nevada Chapter Announces Winners of the 16th Annual Spotlight Awards

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 5th

(Las Vegas) – The NAIOP Southern Nevada chapter hosted its 16th Annual Spotlight Awards on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas. This notable “Celebrating our Nevada” annual event was hosted by the Mayor Carolyn Goodman and Terri and Kevin Janison, recognizing distinguished commercial real estate entities in our local development community. The … [Read more...]