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Economic Summit on Housing Stability Draws Nevada’s Primary Mortgage Lenders

Carson City,  September 28, 2007 – Lenders representing the majority of Nevada’s top mortgage loan producers will be attending the Economic Summit on Housing...

3,317 Nevada Consumers are Eligible for over $1.6 Million in Ameriquest Restitution

Claim forms are going to eligible consumers, who must submit claims by September 10, 2007. Carson City, NV - Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto announced...

Behringer Harvard Announces Luxury Multifamily Development Project in Las Vegas Area

DALLAS, September 6, 2007 – Behringer Harvard announced today its investment in the development of Alexan St. Rose, a planned Class A apartment community...

Nevada’s foreclosure rate highest in the nation

The realities of home ownership have finally hit Northern Nevada, and the truth, for some, can be summed up with one word: Foreclosure. The foreclosure boom has real estate and mortgage experts are looking forward to the return of traditional home lending practices.

Slow housing market affecting sale of homes built by students

The slow housing market is affecting the Churchill County School District and its ability to sell two homes built by Churchill County High School...

THE 2007 REALTORS® CONFERENCE & EXPO IN LAS VEGAS

There are NO LIMITS to what you can gain at the 2007 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, November 13-16 in Las Vegas, Nevada. With hundreds...

Forest City Acquires Interest in 12.7-Acre Site for Commercial Development in Las Vegas

Forest City Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:FCEA)(NYSE:FCEB) announced July 30 that it has acquired a 60 percent interest in a 12.7-acre site in downtown Las Vegas. Forest...

Condo project in doubt

Under a proposed bankruptcy plan, the developer of Wingfield Towers has until Oct. 25 to come up with $9.7 million to pay Dr. John...

Magazine lists Northern Nevada’s Dickson Realty

Dickson Realty is the 77th largest independent real estate company in the United States, according to the annual 2007 REAL Trends 500, a study...

Speculation spurs spike in Nevada foreclosures

With Nevada ranking first in the nation in foreclosure rates in the first quarter of 2007 and again in April, the mortgage lending industry...

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Nevada Short Sale Information – FTC Cracks Down on Loan Modification...

Las Vegas, NV - January 6, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Effective January 31, 2011, The Federal Trade Commission has banned loan modification companies from charging up-front fees for negotiating modifications of residential mortgage loans. According to Eric Witksoki, Chief of the Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, and the state consumer advocate, “Money spent on mortgage modification consultants is a bad bet for consumers.” Additionally, Witkoski commented that spending money on loan modification is “worse than some of the odds at the casino tables.”

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HUD APPROVES AGREEMENT WITH LAS VEGAS LANDLORDS TO RESOLVE HOUSING DISCRIMINATION...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today it approved an agreement between the owners and managers of Maycliff Mobile Home Park in Las Vegas, Nevada, and a family to resolve allegations that the landlords refused to allow an elderly woman’s son and his pregnant wife to live at the property after their child was born.