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US home prices jump in 2017 at fastest pace in 3½ years

U.S. home prices rose at the fastest 12-month pace in more than three years in 2017, as potential home buyers fought over a limited number of available properties.

New contractor to get UNLV housing project back on track

Construction on the site of the complex ended in September with the project 73 percent complete because of disputes that arose between Midby, the project’s developer, and its former general contractor, the Korte Company.

Seattle pursues solutions to housing crunch amid tech boom

Seattle’s booming tech industry has brought a massive influx of new residents with big wallets to the city. But an ensuing housing crunch has led to skyrocketing rents and home prices that have strained middle- and working-class families and deepened the city’s homelessness crisis.

CSN class a crash-course in operating short-term rentals

The two-day, $200 crash course is offered n the Henderson and West Charleston campuses three times this year, taught by Julie Davies, an industry advocate who operates short-term rentals .

Las Vegas targets downtown high-rise short-term rentals

The party’s over in downtown high-rises — that’s the message Las Vegas officials sent this week as the city continues to crack down on short-term rentals.

Nevada lawmaker urges state to take control of housing program

A Nevada congresswoman asked state officials Thursday to take control of a program that distributes federal funds to assist struggling homeowners because a nonprofit that administers the program is failing to get the money to those in need.