Las Vegas’ housing market is in overdrive. Homes are selling rapidly, prices are setting record highs and many buyers are paying cash.
Eli Segall joined the Review-Journal in August 2016 after covering real estate and other business topics for four years at the Las Vegas Sun. He also worked for the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal, The Associated Press and other news groups. Segall has a bachelor’s in political science from the University of Michigan and a master’s in journalism from the University of Maryland. His awards include 2017 Story of the Year from the Nevada Press Association.
Clark County commissioners introduced an ordinance to consider a development agreement with Jackie Robinson, whose arena and hotel project has been on the drawing board for years.
Today, the Huntridge Theater is run down and a regular gathering spot for homeless — but J Dapper, its new owner, wants to bring the long-shuttered theater back to life.
Former NBA player Jackie Robinson has filed necessary agreements to keep his long-delayed arena and hotel project plans in the works, after Clark County leaders gave him an ultimatum last fall.
The state saw a 52.8 percent increase in initial claims filed for the week ending March 27, according to the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation.
Dapper Companies founder J Dapper closed his $4 million acquisition of the long-shuttered Las Vegas property and will spend the next three years renovating it.
Las Vegas’ jobless rate moved lower in February but remained well above other areas of Nevada.
The biggest jump in Las Vegas housing prices, 20 percent, was in the area around Sahara Avenue and Jones Boulevard, data shows.
Blackstone Group, a large firm with heavy investments on Las Vegas Boulevard, is looking to snap up the Australian casino operator Crown Resorts.
The city of Las Vegas wants to sell its nine-story office building at 333 N. Rancho Drive, saying it has an appraised value above $17 million.
Nevada recovered more jobs last month as it continues the trek back from sky-high unemployment in the pandemic’s early days.
Southern Nevada homebuilders last month saw the most sales activity in well over a decade.
Developer Steve Witkoff and Howard Lorber, chief executive of cigarette maker Vector Group, are looking to raise $250 million for a yet-to-be-determined real estate tech venture.