Mount Charleston Real Estate News
Friday | via Las Vegas Review Journal
I could rattle off economic facts about tourism trends, underwater mortgages and unemployment numbers, but Nevadans don't need statistics to tell them what they see with their own eyes. Washington is out of control. Comment?
Monday Mar 23 | via KLAS-TV Las Vegas
New numbers show Nevada's housing market could be headed for trouble. Notice of default, which is the beginning stage of a foreclosure, saw a sharp rise in its numbers last month. Comment?
Feb 9, 2015 | via KLAS-TV Las Vegas
Abandoned pets and strays account for more than 80 percent of animals brought to already crowded Las Vegas Valley shelters. The shelter run by the nonprofit Animal Foundation sees thousands of new dogs and cats each year. Comment?
Feb 3, 2015 | via AndhraNews
RealtyTrac , the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released a joint analysis with Down Payment Resource on the availability of down payment programs across the country, which found that 87 percent of U.S. homes qualify for down payment help. RealtyTrac looked at 2,290 down payment programs from Down Payment Resource's Homeownership Program Index and found that out of more than 78 million U.S. single family homes and condos in 1,792 counties with sufficient home value data, more than 68 million would qualify for a down payment program available in the county where they are located based on the maximum price requirements for those programs and the estimated value of the properties. Comment?
Jan 13, 2015 | via The Las Vegas Sun
William Yar Parke, 25, of Las Vegas died as a result of blunt force injury of the head, according to the Clark County Coroner's Office. On Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, he was punched after leaving a party at the Venetian, and he fell backward and hit his head on the hard floor, according to his family who have been briefed by Metro Police about what was on the surveillance videotape. Comment?
Monday Mar 23 | via JD Supra
When no statute specifically authorizes a court-appointed receiver to sell real property, what type of sale is it? The Supreme Court of Nevada recently addressed this question, holding that "a receiver sale of real property that secures a loan is a form of judicial foreclosure." U.S. Ban v. Comment?
Thursday Mar 12 | via KTVN Reno
State lawmakers are reviewing a bill that would allow Nevada college graduates to refinance student loans to get a better interest rate. Democratic Senate Minority Leader Aaron Ford is sponsoring SB215 and fielded questions during a hearing Thursday in the Senate Education Committee. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via The Las Vegas Sun
Las Vegas' once-battered housing market has improved the past few years but remains riddled with problems, some of which are among the worst in the country: foreclosures, underwater borrowers, flat wages, high unemployment, lousy consumer credit. And yet, Nevada's homebuilding industry, the same group that flooded the valley with quickly built cookie-cutter homes, and Republican allies are blaming one issue as the biggest roadblock of all: homeowners' lawsuits alleging shoddy construction. Comment?
Feb 10, 2015 | via Nevada Business Journal
When we think we've seen it all, we get delivered another whammy! Do you remember all the commercials and reasons to defeat the ballot question seeking Nevadan's approval for a Margin Tax? How can we so soon forget the barrage of commercials and editorials aimed at defeating that measure? Heck, I wrote some of them [More] This year, Las Vegas-based ... (more) Comment?
Feb 1, 2015 | via Nevada Business Journal
As Nevada's economy picks up the pace, businesses are returning to Nevada and Nevada is returning to business - mostly. Comment?
47 min ago | via The Straits Times
Real estate agent Joanne Lee, 35, with her friend in front of Parliament House. They have been waiting since 6.45am, where a crowd of about 30 has gathered. Comment?
55 min ago | via Denton Record-Chronicle
Q: I am a 78-year-old widow and would like your opinion on what makes sense when it comes to buying a car. I have always paid cash. Comment?
55 min ago | via Denton Record-Chronicle
"We're doing really well right now, so it's kind of weird that the mall isn't," said John Yates, the manager at Zumiez. Yates said the company has a lease through 2017. Comment?
58 min ago | via Greenwich Citizen
The county sent notices to 320 people operating vacation rental, bed and breakfast and homestay businesses without proper permits, The Garden Island newspaper in Lihue reported. The alleged violators were identified from a list of 4,000 vacation rentals on Kauai, said Michael Dahilig , the county's planning director. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Independent.ie
After coming through the worst recession in our history, hard-pressed Irish consumers may find it hard to believe that they have one of the highest levels of disposable income in the world. According to a new survey, the average Irish person has more cash to spend than citizens in the UK and economic heavyweights such as Germany and Japan. Comment?
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