News Briefs

News Briefs


Home sales tap the brakes in Reno/Sparks in August

The Reno/Sparks Association of Realtors said median home prices in Reno/Sparks are up 6.7 percent year over year for August 2022.

For National Small Business Week, IRS: highlights 2022 tax benefits

The Internal Revenue Service on Tuesday urged business taxpayers to begin planning now to take advantage of the enhanced 100% deduction for business meals and other tax benefits available to them when they file their 2022 federal income tax return.

Sisolak creates workforce development panel

The core of the group is six members of his existing cabinet.

Wilbur May Foundation donates to Reno children’s hospital fund

The Wilbur May Foundation recently announced a $5 million gift to Renown Health Foundation.

Nevada gaming win tops $1 billion for 13 straight months

Total win for the month was $1.355 billion. That is a 26.8 percent increase compared to March 2021 and the second highest monthly win of all time.

Design on Edge recognized as NCET’s creative organization of the year

Design on Edge was recognized for its creative contributions to the community during this year’s NCET and EDAWN annual award show.

Panattoni Development completes final building at North Valleys Commerce Center

Panattoni Development completed construction on Building J, the 10th and final building of the North Valleys Commerce Center in late March.

Lewis Apartment Communities opening Indigo Apartment Homes

Lewis Apartment Communities, a family-owned leader in the development and management of housing communities in Nevada for more than 60 years, announced Indigo Apartment Homes is opening in late spring.

NSB’s Private Bank Report Reviews Nevada’s Luxury Housing Markets

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the latest edition of its High Net Worth Report series in mid-April.

Standard Management announces going green initiatives

Standard Management Co., has implemented a new set of green initiatives at four multi-unit properties in Reno. These environmentally-friendly initiatives are being implemented across properties as part of a series of upgrades both in community areas and in-unit renovations.

Governor Sisolak announces statewide initiative to benefit Nevadans

Governor Steve Sisolak announced a strategic initiative with the Nevada Governor’s Office of Workforce Innovation, the Nevada System of Higher Education, the Nevada Department of Education and Amazon Web Services to train, upskill and certify 2,500 Nevadans in cloud computing in the next three years.

Saint Mary’s receives LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality designation

Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center has recently been acknowledged as a Top Performer in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 15th anniversary edition of the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI), the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey of healthcare facilities on policies and practices dedicated to the equitable treatment and inclusion of their LGBTQ+ patients, visitors, and employees.

Landmark Title expands Nevada, adds Reno branch

Landmark Title Assurance Agency, a privately held title company headquartered in Phoenix is expanding its operations in Nevada, adding a branch in Reno. The company opened its first Nevada office in Las Vegas in July 2020. Greg Hulet was recently named president of Landmark Title Nevada.

Nevada State Infrastructure Bank to finance priority infrastructure projects

The Board of Directors for the Nevada State Infrastructure Bank adopted regulations that will enable the bank to finance priority infrastructure projects recently.

Nevada continues recovery as jobless rate falls to 5%

DETR said total private sector jobs are just 2,600 below the pre-pandemic peak, Reno set a record for employment and jobless claims are at multi-decade lows.