As someone who has spent most of his adult life working in commercial real estate in Southern Nevada, I often find myself explaining to others why they should care about my industry. The short answer is that as commercial real estate goes, so goes the overall economy.
To the editor:
A lot of locals were never high on the proposed XpressWest high-speed rail project because the train initially would travel no farther than Victorville, Calif. The refrain from letters to the editor and talk radio shows: “Who in Las Vegas wants to take a train to Victorville, then have to rent a car to get to Los Angeles or San Diego?”
In Washington, there is no tomorrow or yesterday, only today, right now, this exact moment.