The rates of unbanked and underbanked households in Southern Nevada have climbed in recent years, along with the share of homes using payday lenders or other high-interest financial services, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
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Griffin Capital Corp., a Southern California investment firm, bought International Game Technology’s three-story office building in southwest Las Vegas for $66.5 million late last month.
A few years ago, bargain-hunting investors were snapping up homes by the dozen in Las Vegas. They sent prices soaring and revived a market left for dead during the recession.
The Nevada Employment Security Council on Monday recommended no change in 2017 to tax rates employers pay to fund the state’s jobless benefits trust fund.
Real estate investors have been scooping up land across the Las Vegas Valley for new projects, but they’re largely avoiding one area in particular, the lifeblood of Southern Nevada’s economy, no less: Las Vegas Boulevard.
U.S. stocks climbed Friday as banks made a rapid recovery following a steep fall a day ago. Investors hoped Deutsche Bank and the financial system in general were in better shape than they had feared.
Angry lawmakers heaped another round of blistering criticism on Wells Fargo’s CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices and when any concerns were disclosed.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. this month announced $320,000 in grants to help the homeless in the Las Vegas area.
Home prices are rising faster nationally than in Las Vegas, but wages have inched higher locally and outpaced a slight U.S. dip.
J.C. Penney Co. plans to hire 600 seasonal associates in the Las Vegas area for the holidays.