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Vegas tops nation in housing value gains

After a hellish recession-era bust, housing value gains, particularly for cheaper homes, is 100% plus for past 5 yearsVegas tops San Francisco, Seattle in housing value gainsStarter homes gain the most2018 expected to see more of the same, maybe not as dramaticBy Hal DeKeyserWe’ve hard all the wild stories about housing prices skyrocketing off the…

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Vegas home prices jump 14% from last December

That’s even with less inventory of homes for saleMedian price jumps 26.5 percentThird-best year for sales in VegasReal estate market shows more stabilityLas Vegas home prices jumped 14 percent from the end of 2016 to 2017, despite fewer houses going up for sale, according to the local Realtors group.That made the median price for a…

Sign for Las Vegas commercial leasing

Vegas commercial leasing strong

By Hal DeKeyser Southern Nevada  more and more is becoming a place where out-of-state businesses want to relocate and operate, and the Las Vegas commercial leasing in the second quarter of this year is an indication of that, according to the Palmeri – Wainwright tenant representative team of Cushman & Wakefield/Commerce’s Las Vegas office. That’s…