Monthly Archives: August 2019

Nevada Unemployment Ticks Up in July

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According to the latest statistics from Nevada’s Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation (DETR), the state’s unemployment rose 0.1 points to 4.1% in July. That figure is still down .4 points on a year-over-year basis. Nevada’s Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund ended the second quarter of 2019 with a balance of over $1.52 billion, which would… Read more »

Southern Nevada – Las Vegas Metrics

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Here are our updated economic stats and graphs for Southern Nevada. Please feel free to share this information — and as always, don’t hesitate to contact us with questions.

Las Vegas Home Prices Dip Slightly in July

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Local home prices have leveled out in recent months, and are only slightly higher than they were a year ago, according to a report released Wednesday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS® (GLVAR). GLVAR reported that the median price for existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada through its Multiple Listing Service (MLS) during… Read more »

Nevada Booming with Solar Jobs

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…Education, not so much A recent blog from Commercial Cafe provides some interesting visualizations and breakdowns of job data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. First, let’s start with what industries are under- and over-represented in Nevada. We’ll start with the obvious – no state does tourism like we do. It’s not even close… Read more »