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Rising rent leads some seniors back to college-style living
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Gerry Venable knew it wasn't his turn to restock the coffee. He'd just bought those two big containers of Folgers. But his roommate reminded him that the bag of Starbucks beans she'd contributed to ...
Slight dip in Las Vegas home prices as investors back off
Slight dip in Las Vegas home prices as investors back off
Thursday, May 8, 2014
For just the third time in more than two years, Las Vegas home prices have slipped a little. The median sales price of previously owned single-family homes in Southern Nevada last month was ...
Big financial boost on the way for North Las Vegas?
Big financial boost on the way for North Las Vegas?
Sunday, May 4, 2014
Few cities in the country have been hit harder by the Great Recession than Las Vegas;' neighbor to the north. But new Mayor John Lee has something to smile about...
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House flipping becoming less prevalent in Las Vegas
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Flipping, the get-rich-quick tactic that pushed Las Vegas home prices to absurd heights in the boom years, is declining in popularity this year after a boost in 2013. The sales, in which homeowners unload...
In Las Vegas home market, buying increasingly beats renting, report finds
In Las Vegas home market, buying increasingly beats renting, report finds
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
As any real estate agent is quick to point out, home ownership in Las Vegas becomes cheaper than renting at a faster pace than in most other cities. Just a year ago ...
Developers building luxury apartments next to Shops at Summerlin
Developers building luxury apartments next to Shops at Summerlin
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Developers of the Shops at Summerlin have lined up some fancy digs for those who want to live steps from the massive, outdoor Las Vegas mall. Howard Hughes Corp. announced plans today for...
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New home sales down, but prices up
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Las Vegas homebuilders sold fewer houses and cut back on construction plans last quarter, but they enjoyed a continued rise in prices. Developers in Southern Nevada sold...
Lenders are repossessing fewer Nevada homes as foreclosures dip
Lenders are repossessing fewer Nevada homes as foreclosures dip
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Real estate:
Nevada’s foreclosure rate was sixth highest in the country last month, after Florida, Maryland, Indiana, Ohio and Illinois. One in every 701 housing units statewide received ...
Prosecutors: Ads soliciting rape posted in San Diego revenge scheme
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The suspect allegedly posed in online adult entertainment ads titled "Carmel Valley Freak Show," inviting strange men over to a San Diego couple's home for sex and describing scenarios of …
Inventory of Las Vegas homes climbs along with prices
Inventory of Las Vegas homes climbs along with prices
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
In Las Vegas, home prices have been climbing at one of the fastest rates in the country as investors, looking to capitalize on the housing crash, bought cheap homes in bulk to ...
Mysterious group buys underground doomsday house in Las Vegas
Mysterious group buys underground doomsday house in Las Vegas
Friday, April 4, 2014
The famed underground house near Flamingo Road was built as a spacious Cold War bunker, to keep people alive and entertained in case the Soviets wiped out Las Vegas with ...
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BofA to spend $9.33 billion in FHFA settlement
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Bank of America will spend $9.33 billion to resolve a dispute over mortgage securities with the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the regulator that oversees …
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New-home sales slowing, but prices still up
Friday, March 21, 2014
Las Vegas’ home construction market is softening, but that doesn’t mean buyers are scoring big, widespread discounts yet. Local builders sold 433 new homes last month, down 15 percent from a year earlier, according to a new report from Las Vegas-based Home Builders Research. The slowdown comes amid...
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The thirsty West: What happens in Vegas doesn’t stay in Vegas
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2014/03/las_vegas_water_conservation_it_s_a_mirage.html
Nevada’s foreclosure rate, while improving, is third-highest in U.S.
Nevada’s foreclosure rate, while improving, is third-highest in U.S.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
One in every 633 Nevada housing units received a foreclosure-related filing in February, down 16 percent from January and 49 percent from February 2013. Silver State homeowners weren’t the only ones facing...

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