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Nevada moves to ban foreclosures from appraisals

Three states move to ban foreclosure sales from appraisal values and Nevada is one of them. A current bill proposed would exclude or restrict foreclosure sales from being used as comparisons to determine the value of homes around them.  See … Continue reading

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Washoe County foreclosure filings level off in 2010

This morning’s RGJ reports that “Foreclosure-related activity in Washoe County fell to 10,984 filings overall in 2010, down by less than 1 percent from 11,023 in 2009, according to national foreclosure-tracking company RealtyTrac.” It’s good to see the filings leveling … Continue reading

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Search foreclosure listings on Google

This blog’s founder, Diane Cohn, sent me a heads-up regarding this nice Google Maps feature.  It’s the ability to search foreclosures using Google Maps.  Apparently, it been around for awhile, but the data continues to get better.  Anyway, thank you … Continue reading

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ForeclosureRadar is now tracking NV, Washoe County and Reno

ForeclosureRadar, a website that has tracked foreclosure activity in California for quite some time now, has recently added Nevada (as well as Arizona, Washington and Oregon) to its mix.  Visitors to the site can now see foreclosure activity for the … Continue reading

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Nevada to receive $43 million in HUD assistance

Did you catch last week’s U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s announcement of the nearly $1 billion in additional NSP grants awarded to states for the purpose of confronting abandonment and blight brought on by foreclosures.  These Neighborhood Stabilization … Continue reading

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Nevada foreclosure mediation program – 88% success rate

I attended a seminar yesterday on foreclosures and short sales.  During the seminar the speaker presented a few numbers regarding the Nevada Foreclosure Mediation Program.  Thought I’d share… Note: These numbers are for the one year time period beginning July … Continue reading

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Reno ranks 11th in foreclosures and 8th in unemployment

RealtyTrac has released their latest foreclosure report for the first half of 2010.  According to the report foreclosure activity increased in three-quarters of 206 metro markets with populations of 200,000 or more during the first half of 2010 Of the … Continue reading

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NVAR launches website to help Nevadans with foreclosure issues

The Nevada Association of REALTORS®, in conjunction with the local associations, has launched a website to assist Nevadans who are facing foreclosure issues.  www.ForeclosureHelpForNevadans.org provides helpful information and resources for those who have questions regarding foreclosure.

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