Nevada looks attractive to Californians facing tax hikes

Californians are coming! Californians are coming! It’s not like they haven’t rushed from high-taxed California to low-taxed Nevada before. They have. And in droves. But Election Day in California resulted in actions that will likely cause a fresh rush of Californians coming here to escape new higher taxes there. Proposition 30 in California passed by […]

Real Trends Housing Market Report – February 2013

Real Trends released their February 2013 Real Estate Housing Market Report, in which they report there was continued good news for the housing market in January, with sales figures up a national average of 12.1 percent compared to a year ago. [iframe align=”middle” allowfullscreen=”” frameborder=”1″ height=”280″ scrolling=”no” src=”” width=”500″] Source: REAL Trends Inc.  

Americans in Poll See Housing Market Boosting Economic Growth

Americans, by a margin of more than 3 to 1, expect the housing market to improve over the next 12 months, part of a broader brightening in their outlook for the economy, according to a Bloomberg National Poll. Fifty percent of poll respondents say the market will continue to get better in 2013 compared with […]

January Existing-Home Sales Hold with Steady Price Gains, Seller’s Market Developing

Existing-home sales edged up in January, while a seller’s market is developing and home prices continue to rise steadily above year-ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Sales rose in every region but the West, which is the region most constrained by limited inventory. Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include […]