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Number of foreclosures down in August, but default notices up
Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011
Notices of default on home mortgages in Nevada rose sharply in August, but the overall number of foreclosure filings fell, according to a California research firm.
General Growth buys former Dillard’s location at Boulevard Mall
Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011
Nearly three years after Dillard’s closed its department store at Boulevard Mall on Maryland Parkway, the retail chain has found a buyer for the location.
Underwater mortgages decline, but Nevada still leads nation
Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011
Fewer Nevada homeowners are underwater on their mortgages, but only because many have lost their homes to foreclosure, a California research firm said.
Reincarnations of vacant retail space could take decades
Monday, Sept. 12, 2011
Record levels of retail vacancy could prompt some changes in the Las Vegas real estate landscape over the next decade, analysts said.
Realty One Group out to compete nationally
Monday, Sept. 12, 2011
Las Vegas real estate brokerage Realty One Group announced it’s expanding its footprint in California.
360-unit apartment complex planned near Southern Highlands
Friday, Sept. 9, 2011
Developer Daniel Grimm announced plans for a 360-unit apartment complex near Southern Highlands. Daniel Grimm announced plans for a 360-unit apartment complex near Southern Highlands. He completed a land purchase in August.
Las Vegas home sales surge in August; prices decline
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011
The slowdown in the nation’s economy hasn’t dampened the interest in Southern Nevada’s market for existing homes. The Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors reported Thursday that the 4,693 sales make up one of the highest levels in the valley’s history.
Vacant land market in Las Vegas faces long slog to recovery
Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011
The demand for vacant land in Las Vegas remains low and prices declined in the second quarter, a report released by Applied Analysis says.
Life, Wonderful
Monday, Sept. 5, 2011
Hee Haw. Those two lighthearted words can stir powerful memories.
Longtime Las Vegan named president of Bank of Nevada
Monday, Sept. 5, 2011
John Guedry has been named president and chief operating officer of Bank of Nevada.

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Vegas company sues Irish partner over condo development
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
The Las Vegas-based co-developer of an upscale condominium project in the southwest valley filed a lawsuit today accusing its Irish partner of hijacking the development.