Fending Off ForeclosureCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada lawmakers want to pull the plug on a program that helps homeowners fend off foreclosure in a sign of just how far the state has come since the Great Recession.
Nevada Foreclosure Filings Increase Nevada still struggling with foreclosures
Nevada Ranks Third in ForeclosuresNevada's foreclosure rate was third in the nation in February after falling behind Florida and Maryland in the rankings.
Foreclosures Down, Prices UpNevada's foreclosure rate is down to seventh in the nation after dropping about 44 percent year-over-year.
Home Prices Continue Double-Digit ClimbHome prices in Las Vegas are keeping up their double-digit climbs.
Nevada Foreclosures Increase In MayNevada foreclosures increased in May after 27 consecutive months of annual decreases.
North Las Vegas Considers Controversial PlanA plan to help homeowners avoid foreclosure could be adopted in North Las Vegas.
Home Values Increase 33% From Last YearHigh demand and low inventory drove Las Vegas home prices up in May.
Foreclosure Starts Jump 300% In NevadaForeclosures are decreasing across the country and bank reposessions are at a 65 month low. Locally, the trend is moving in the opposite direction.
Fewer Foreclosed Properties For SaleAlthough Nevada is still one of the top five states where foreclosures are a relatively high percent of all mortgaged houses, the nation's inventory of homes in foreclosure is down.
Foreclosures Decline In MarchForeclosure rates in Las Vegas decreased for the month of March over the same period last year.
Nevada Back On Top In Foreclosure Filings After five straight months in the number two position, Nevada once again leads the nation in foreclosure starts.