Nevada Association of Realtors Announces LeadershipNVAR Graduates

NVAR its LeadershipNVAR 2014 program and were recognized during a graduation ceremony.

RENO – The Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) announced that 13 of its members completed its LeadershipNVAR 2014 program and were recognized during a graduation ceremony held Dec. 5 at the Peppermill Resort in Reno. This marks the program’s 15th annual graduating class, according to 2014 NVAR President Kolleen Kelley. The comprehensive program is designed to… [More…]

NVAR names Kolleen Kelley its Realtor of the Year

NVAR honored its leading members at an awards event in Reno on Friday, naming longtime industry leader Kolleen Kelley its 2014 Nevada REALTOR of the Year.

RENO – The Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) honored its leading members at an awards event in Reno on Friday, naming longtime industry leader Kolleen Kelley its 2014 Nevada REALTOR of the Year and recognizing others from around the state for their continued service to their association, their profession and their communities. Kelley, a longtime Las Vegas REALTOR, served as NVAR’s 2014 president after being president-elect… [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…]

Gordon Silver Honored as Pro Bono Firm of the Year

Gordon Silver Ltd. was selected as Southern Nevada’s Pro Bono Firm of the Year. The award was part of the 13th Annual Pro Bono Awards Luncheon, put on by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada earlier this month. The event honors community volunteers who donate time to assist low income clients with legal issues.… [More…]

Two Startups Will Pitch Ideas to Investors at Inaugural Event

Two Nevada startups will court potential investors at an inaugural event designed to help new tech firms raise seed money. The event, Start-Up Vegas, was created and is sponsored by Coloma Ventures, a Las Vegas-based venture capital firm. The founder of each startup will have 30 minutes to explain its service or product to investors,… [More…]

CALV names Soozi Jones Walker member of the year

The Commercial Alliance Las Vegas has named longtime local real estate professional Soozi Jones Walker its CALV Member of the Year for 2013.

The Commercial Alliance Las Vegas has named longtime local real estate professional Soozi Jones Walker its CALV Member of the Year for 2013. CALV President Tedd Rosenstein presented the award to Walker on Sept. 20, during CALV’s eighth annual Commercial Alliance Educational Symposium at the Gold Coast hotel-casino. It was the second industry award recently… [More…]

July 2013: Around the State

Nevdada business news - July 2013: Around the State

AlphaVu Launches Nevada Operations AlphaVu LLC, a Washington, DC company that provides data mining and target messaging, has established a Las Vegas branch. The Nevada arm will serve as the operational base for the company’s growth into the southwest region.  AlphaVu-Nevada will open its doors next month in the Howard Hughes Center.  The company serves… [More…]

Nevada homeowners Fared Well in 2013 Legislature, NVAR reports

Patty Kelley

For release June 11, 2013 Contact: George McCabe, B&P Public Relations 702.967.2222 gmccabe@bpadlv.com Homeowners fared well in Legislature, says NVAR, citing laws shaped by its “Face of Foreclosure” reports Homeowners fared well in the recently concluded 2013 session of the Nevada Legislature, according to leaders of the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR). “I was particularly… [More…]