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LV’s real estate reputation won’t die

Las Vegas is having a tough time living down its sordid past.  Not that sordid past. It’s our reputation as Ground Zero in the...
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Health officials say no hazard, city pushes “Anderson dairy bill” anyway

“Discuss Anderson dairy bill - abey?” Scott Adams, the city manager for the City of Las Vegas, wrote in an email Aug. 10, days...

Diversity intensifies preexisting segregation; Las Vegas stands out

A University of Minnesota researcher this week compiled some statistics on the increasing segregation of U.S. cities between 2000 and 2016, and Las Vegas...
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First a gate – now an ordinance? City shields business from homeless Las Vegans

The City of Las Vegas is not only building a "no pedestrian access" gate, it is also proposing a separate punitive ordinance to keep...

High heat suspected in deaths of three homeless this week

Three homeless people were found dead this week near the downtown Las Vegas I-15 corridor. Though the exact cause of death is still unknown,...

Housing a “hot topic” everywhere – except the Nevada campaign trail

Perhaps the most tangible affordable housing proposal in Nevada right now involves transferable tax credits for housing developers. The developers sell the credits to...
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Transgender homeless struggle to find shelter, resources

When Bobby Evans became homeless almost a year ago, she was referred to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission.“I got there and thought, ‘Nope, not...
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Heat hits vulnerable Nevadans hardest

Last week, HELP of Southern Nevada received a call from a 92-year-old man whose air conditioner broke in the triple-digit heat.“He had been sitting...
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The privatization of public housing

Built in 1971, the Landsman Gardens was the first family public housing complex offered in Clark County.After years of being underfunded, Landsman Gardens fell...
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Bubble? What bubble? Fitch, Forbes wrong, LV experts say

A Fitch Ratings report published by Forbes designating Las Vegas as the most overvalued real estate market in the nation has homeowners who survived...

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