Monthly Archives: May 2016

Nevada Gaming Win Down 2.44% Over Last Year

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Nevada’s nonrestricted gaming licensees reported a total “gaming win” of $876,070,887 for the month of April 2016.  This amounts to a 2.44% decrease compared to April 2015, when licensees reported a gaming win of $897,974,105.  For the fiscal year (July 1, 2015 through April 30, 2016), gaming win has increased 0.67%. Here are the numbers… Read more »

Las Vegas Q1 2016 Commercial Real Estate Survey

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Industrial The Las Vegas Valley’s Industrial market closed the first quarter of 2016 with an market-wide inventory of 111.3 million square feet, including completions of 190,000 sf for the quarter. Net absorption (net demand) during Q1 was -182,609 sf, marking an increase in the Valley’s Industrial vacancy rate of 0.3 points to 5.0% from 4.7%… Read more »

All Items CPI Rose 1.1% for the 12 Months Ending in April

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The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.4 percent in April on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported this week. Over the last 12 months, the all items index rose 1.1 percent before seasonal adjustment. The seasonally adjusted all items increase was broad-based, with the indexes for… Read more »

Nevada’s Population Is Diversifying Rapidly, Hispanics Lead in Growth %

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The growth rate of both Asian Americans and Hispanic Americans in Nevada is increasing rapidly, but Hispanics are not achieving educationally or socio-economically, nor voting in the same ratios, as Asians and other demographic groups, according to new Census data compiled by our team in this new just-released report: 2016-5-12 NV_Clark Hispanic Pres CORRECTED Final… Read more »

Southern Nevada Home Sales And Prices Up Slightly

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Southern Nevada’s housing market is becoming increasingly consistent, with home prices and sales up modestly from last year, according to The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® (GLVAR). The median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during April through GLVAR’s Multiple Listing Service (MLS) was $220,600. That was up 3.8 percent from $212,568 one year ago. For condominiums and townhomes, including high-rise… Read more »

Nevada Voter Registration Rolls Grow 2% in April

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The number of statewide active registered voters increased by 25,277 (2.02%) compared to March 2016, according to data released by Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske’s Election Division. The voter registration numbers for all political parties in Nevada increased in April 2016. Total active Republican voter registration increased by 1.19% (5,252), while total active Democratic voter registration… Read more »