The only bubbles in Las Vegas are in nightclub champagne.
Keeping your business afloat in a tough economy is one thing. Keeping your business afloat in a tough economy while finding time to volunteer at an animal shelter, compete in triathlons, help a child through a kidney transplant or battle cancer? That’s another level of achievement altogether.
The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help — if he could hire enough qualified people.
What goes down must come up.
LOS ANGELES — Six years after the start of the foreclosure crisis, American homeowners are paying their mortgages like the housing crash never happened although Nevada borrowers still rank in the top five for delinquencies.
WASHINGTON — Residential real-estate prices increased in February by the most since May 2006, and Las Vegas showed the biggest adjusted monthly increase with prices climbing 2 percent.
It took husband and wife Rob and A.J. Tuttle half an hour to walk around the unfinished penthouse for sale at the top of Panorama Tower II.
WASHINGTON — U.S. sales of new homes rose in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 417,000. The increase added to evidence of a sustained housing recovery at the start of the spring buying season.
A sluggish economy compounded by legislative and regulatory issues haven’t put a damper on the expectations of attorneys in Las Vegas. Most admit the industry shrank significantly during the recession, but adaptation has allowed many to survive.
WASHINGTON — U.S. housing starts topped the 1 million mark in March for the first time since June 2008. The gain signals continued strength for the housing recovery at the start of the spring buying season.