GLVAR President Says New FHA Policy will Help Local Home Buyers

Keith Lynam is the 2015 president of the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) and has been a local REALTOR for 11 years.

Most people don’t think about the Federal Housing Administration as often as REALTORS do, but when you ask someone over 30 how they bought their first home, most will smile and say, “I got an FHA loan.” Since FHA is just a happy memory for many, it is understandable the agency’s newly implemented fee reduction was only modestly celebrated when it went into effect Monday … [Read more...]

Tahoe Home Prices Continued to Rise in 2014 More Growth Expected in 2015

ZEPHYR COVE, Nev. – Lake Tahoe real estate continued to climb last year, as median and average home prices increased seven and four percent (respectively), throughout 2014. The median price of a home in Lake Tahoe is $475,000, while the average is $807,088. The figures are part of a report released by Lake Tahoe-based real estate company Chase International, and compare the … [Read more...]

GLVAR Hires Michele Caprio as New CEO

The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has hired experienced association executive and former REALTOR Michele L. Caprio as its new CEO.

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has hired experienced association executive and former REALTOR Michele L. Caprio as its new chief executive officer. Keith Lynam, the 2015 president of GLVAR and a longtime local REALTOR, said Caprio, who holds the REALTOR Certified Executive designation, “has extensive credentials and is well-qualified to run … [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...]

Nevada Realtor Linda Rheinberger Elected to NAR Post

Linda Rheinberger has been elected to serve as vice president representing the Rocky Mountain Region and will serve on the Board of Directors for the NAR.

Local REALTOR Linda Rheinberger to serve as regional VP of National Association of REALTORS Longtime local REALTOR Linda Rheinberger has been elected to serve as vice president representing the Rocky Mountain Region and will serve on the 2015 Board of Directors for the National Association of REALTORS (NAR). After being officially installed into her regional position on … [Read more...]

CALV leader Kevin Buckley honored by NAR

Kevin Buckley, a longtime local commercial real estate broker and board member of the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas, was recently honored by the National Association of REALTORS for his contributions and achievements in commercial real estate. During NAR’s annual meetings held earlier this month in San Francisco, Buckley was one of 59 commercial real estate professionals … [Read more...]

Associate Broker Francine M. Fields Joins Windermere Anthem Hills

Di Redman, owner/broker of Windermere Anthem Hills, announced the company has hired Francine M. Fields as an associate broker.

HENDERSON, Nev. – Di Redman, owner/broker of Windermere Anthem Hills, announced the company has hired Francine M. Fields as an associate broker. Prior to joining the Anthem Hills office, Fields served as a broker with Coldwell Banker Premier Realty in Henderson. Fields has a senior real estate specialist designation from the National Association of Realtors. Her extensive … [Read more...]

NVAR President Points Out How Real Estate Contributes to Nevada’s Economy

Nevada Business Press Releases for April 10th

Real estate, rising home prices huge help to Nevada economy By Patty Kelley, president of the Nevada Association of Realtors I’ve worked in the real estate industry for 35 years and have been honored to preside at various times over the REALTOR® associations for Las Vegas and for all of Nevada. I’ve seen more studies than I can count on how real estate and home ownership … [Read 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 look at these statistics and see … [Read more...]

CALV’s Connie Gamble honored by NAR

Nevada Press Releases for December 19th

Connie Gamble, a longtime local commercial real estate broker and board member of the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas, was recently honored by the National Association of REALTORS® for her achievements in commercial real estate and her contributions to her profession. During NAR’s annual meetings held last month in Orlando, Fla., Gamble was one of 41 commercial real estate … [Read more...]