Due to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February’s real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.
The registry will be launched in the next several months.
The rise in home prices is up 13.6 percent over this time in 2012, according to the latest Standard and Poor’s/Case Shiller 20 city index.
Las Vegas-area home prices have recovered from their one-month dip.
A report shows September new home sales in southern Nevada slowed down, but are still higher than they were last year.
Year to Year, up 29%
Las Vegas home prices keep rising, with the median sale price of a single-family home hitting $182,000 in August.
High demand and low inventory drove Las Vegas home prices up in May.
U.S. home prices soared 12.1 percent in April from a year earlier, the biggest gain since February 2006, as more buyers competed for fewer homes.
Foreclosures are decreasing across the country and bank reposessions are at a 65 month low. Locally, the trend is moving in the opposite direction.