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Foreclosure Rate Down, Still High

Foreclosure sales accounted for 43 percent of all home sales in Nevada in the second quarter, tying Georgia for the highest percentage in the nation.


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Nevada, Las Vegas Drop In National Foreclosure Ranking

Nevada’s foreclosure rate is sixth in the nation after big drops in activity compared with last year. Among metro areas, Las Vegas is ranked 29th in the nation–with fewer foreclosures than at anytime in the past five years.


Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto and Dep. AG Sam Kern

Masto Hands Out Restitution Checks To Scam Victims

A handful of victims of a mortgage loan modification scam saw the sun shine a little brighter today.


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July Home Sales Down, Prices Up

Las Vegas home sales continued to decline in July, but prices inched up, according to the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors.


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Leaders Host Home Refinancing Roundtable

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman and community stakeholders will engage in active dialogue on how to better educate the public on the resources currently available for home mortgage refinancing.


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Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Bailout Double Standard

Romney negotiated a $10 million federal bailout for his company, but has called for foreclosures to be allowed to “hit bottom” and letting Detroit go bankrupt.


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Foreclosure Review Deadline Extended

The Attorney General of Nevada has extended a deadline for Nevadans whose homes were in foreclosure in 2009 or 2010 to apply for a federal independent foreclosure review. The new date is September 30th.


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Short Sales Outnumber Foreclosures

For the first time in five years, banks have completed more short-sale transactions than foreclosures in the Las Vegas Valley.


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Nevada Foreclosure Rate Lowest in Years

Nevada is no longer the nation’s foreclosure capital.


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Las Vegas Foreclosures Down

Foreclosures are down in Las Vegas for the first three months of 2012.