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Home means Nevada (for Californians, Utahans and Arizonans, too)

Home means Nevada (for Californians, Utahans and Arizonans, too)

While the addition of more than 100,000 residents since 2016 and three professional sports teams has certainly had a positive role in helping the market, those in the industry claim our local growth is thanks to Vegas’ booming economy ...

Average price of existing homes climbs to $290,000

This February 2016 photo shows a house for sale in the Las Vegas Valley.

The average sales price for an existing single-family home in Southern Nevada in July was $290,000, an 11 percent increase from $260,000 in July 2017, according to ...

iBuyers offer another option to quickly sell homes in Las Vegas

Members of the Opendoor national real estate firm pose for a photo in front of one of their properties.

Instead of selling their homes through traditional real estate agents, some Las Vegans are opting to sell directly to so-called iBuyers such as Opendoor. San Francisco-based Opendoor has operated in the Las Vegas Valley for ...

Raiders impact: Team's facility making St. Rose Parkway hot commodity

Henderson Mayor Debra March is shown after announcing that the Raiders headquarters will be located in Henderson, during her State of the City address at Green Valley Ranch Resort on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018.

Land near the planned Raiders corporate offices and practice facility along St. Rose Parkway in Henderson has become a hot commodity. Stable Development won a competitive bidding war before Tuesday’s Henderson City Council meeting, with a winning bid of $8.25 million, for a 8.15-acre parcel on St. Rose Parkway and Spencer Street. The group plans to build “The Village,” a mixed-use project with ...

Southern Nevada housing prices take rare monthly dip

For sale sign for a home is a development near S. Buffalo Drive as housing is on the grow in the Las Vegas area on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017.

The median home price in Southern Nevada was valued at a solid $290,000 in June, up 12.7 percent from last year's median price, according to a housing market report released this morning. The Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors reported June's median price was up 12.7 percent from the June 2017 median price of $257,373, but down 1.7 percent from May's median price of $295,000. GVLAR President Chris Bishop said the ...

A gated community in Las Vegas for a home on wheels

A mini golf course, swimming pool and pickle ball courts at the clubhouse of Las Vegas Motorcoach Resort in Las Vegas, May 17, 2018. With motor coach sales rising, many owners find comfort in exclusive enclaves.

Margie and John Stites were picking out tile, carpet and hardware finishes for a new 3,000-square-foot home here three years ago when Margie Stites came to a startling realization. “We’d already put a $17,000 deposit down, but I didn’t want to have another house again,” said Stites, a 56-year-old freelance writer. “I cried for three days, it was ...

Expanding master-planned community in northwest valley draws crowds of potential homebuyers

Potential homebuyers explore the Skye Canyon master-planned community in the northwest valley.

On Saturday, nearly 1,000 people braved the blistering summer heat to attend the First Look Event for Phase 2 of the Skye Canyon master-planned community in the far northwest valley ...

US home sales fell 0.4 percent in May amid inventory crunch

U.S. existing home sales slipped 0.4 percent in May, as the prolonged shortage of properties on the market is deterring ...

Las Vegas home prices could reach new peak 'sometime later this year'

May prices for existing homes sold in Southern Nevada are approaching record levels set in 2006.

"We don’t buy into some recent reports suggesting that homes here are somehow overvalued.”

US home sales fell 2.5 percent in April

U.S. sales of existing homes tumbled 2.5 percent in April — with the costs of buying a home jumping and would-be buyers facing a ...

Historic Reno neighborhood tops preservation list

This May 15, 2018 photo shows some of the historic homes in a neighborhood dating to the late 19th century on the edge of the UNR campus. The historic preservation group, Preserve Nevada, has listed the UNR Gateway District as the most endangered historic place in the state.

A 19th century neighborhood on the edge of the UNR campus tops a historic preservation group's new list of Nevada's 11 most ...

Why don't people who can't afford housing just move where it's cheaper?

Mya Mack finds out that she didn’t win a lottery for a new 95-unit affordable housing development in San Francisco, Nov. 14, 2017. Mack, who works as a phlebotomist, has applied to every housing opportunity she could find and cited her daughter as reason why she hasn’t left San Francisco for somewhere cheaper to live.

Many San Francisco renters I met while reporting an article on affordable housing lotteries had responded to the region’s housing crisis by putting up with great discomfort: They crammed in with family; they split apartments with strangers. Some even lived out of their cars. Why, lots of readers wanted to know, didn’t they simply move away instead? Many have. High-cost California has ...

Campaign to preserve Paradise Palms neighborhood enters second phase

The home that was used in the movie "Casino" is seen during a mid-century modern bus tour of homes in the Paradise Palms neighborhood of Las Vegas on Sunday, October 28, 2012.-

The Nevada Preservation Foundation has launched the second phase of a campaign to obtain national historic neighborhood status for the Paradise Palms neighborhood in central Las Vegas, with the new phase focusing on a portion of the area that was home to some of the most famous and infamous figures from the city’s past. After achieving the ...

Council to revisit possible Badlands development

A look at the old Badlands Golf Club, which sits in a natural ravine, surrounded by the Queensridge master-planned community, Monday Feb 19, 2018.

The council is set to consider an amendment to the general plan designating the area for open space and recreation, pared-down plans to put housing on the land, and the first phase of a ...

Las Vegas home prices up 16 percent from last year

This February 2016 photo shows a house for sale in the Las Vegas Valley.

The average sales price for a single-family home in the Las Vegas area in April was $289,000, which is an increase of 3.2 percent from March and ...