Monthly Archives: May 2009

Existing Home Sales: Numbers Post Increase

The Reno/Sparks Association of Realtors has again reported an increase in the numbers of sales of existing homes. This increase corresponds with a drop in median prices.  416 existing homes were reported sold in April, a 14 % increase over … Continue reading

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Reno/Sparks Ranks #4 for Negative Equity

The Reno/Sparks area has the dubious distinction of ranking #4 among the nation’s 161 largest metropolitan statistical areas having homes with negative equity.  Reno/Sparks was outranked only by Las Vegas, Stocton, CA andModesto, CA. The first quarter 2009 report prepared … Continue reading

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Reno Home Sales Increase

The RGJ reports that pending sales of existing homes jumped significantly in April. The Reno-Sparks Association of realtors reported that pending sales in April were up 27 percent from February, more than double the pending sales reported in April of … Continue reading

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Nevada Workforce Employment Report

The Nevada department of Employment, Rehabilitation and Training has issued a report describing the “Economy in Brief”.  Describing, among onther things, the current unemployment rate for the first quarter. It showed the unenployment rate for Reno at 11.2% , with … Continue reading

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