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Nevada AG Twitter Town Hall March 7th To Address Housing Needs
Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez will host a Twitter Town Hall on March 7th as part of National Consumer Protection Week to give Nevadans the opportunity to ask housing counselors about buying a home, credit restoration, loan modification, foreclosure, and other free resources available to all Nevadans. Click here for more information.
Las Vegas In Top 5 Cities Most Searched By International Visitors
December 2013 figures just released by NAR Internet Products shows Las Vegas as one of the top 5 cities most searched by international visitors in December. Over 1.6 million international properties are listed on realtor.com as of December 2013 and 1 million international users visited realtor.com in December 2013. This information and other statistics can be found here.
Las Vegas Selected To Host European Union Trade And Investment Summit
From the Governor's Office on Economic Development (GOED): The World Affairs Council (WAC) of America has selected ten cities to host a series of roundtable discussions on trade and investment between the United States and the European Union (EU). GOED, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) Boyd School of Law, and the WAC Las Vegas would like to cordially invite you to attend the summit on April 28th, 2014. Click for more information.
Mortgage Giant Offers Closing Cost Help To REO Buyers
Fannie Mae is offering temporary closing cost assistance in 27 states to owner occupants of REO homes. Qualified buyers will be eligible to get up to 3.5 percent of the final sales price covered in closing costs, and Nevada is one of those states. Click to read more.
Entries Open For 2014 Good Neighbor Awards
REALTOR® Magazine is seeking nominations for the 15th annual Good Neighbor Awards. The five winners will receive, among other things, a $10,000 grant for their charity, national publicity, paid travel expenses to the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, and a trophy. Entries must be received by May 16, so enter today! Click to read more.
Registration Open for REALTOR® Party Convention & Trade Expo
The REALTOR® Party Convention & Trade Expo- formerly the Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo- will be held May 12-17 in Washington, D.C. Start planning your trip today! Registration opened on February 19. Click here to read more and to register.
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