Rocky Cochran has said goodbye to the homebuilding industry in Las Vegas. He retired as director of operations at Pardee Homes and relocated to Northern Idaho. The homebuilding industry is giving its thanks by honoring him with a Silver Nugget for lifetime achievement.
Ivan Sher, who handles luxury real estate, said he has several multimillion dollar deals in escrow as the market continues to be strong. During the first 3½ months of the year, his team did more than $100 million in sales in what is heading for their best year ever.
Nevada has long touted itself has having a favorable business and tax climate as it lures companies from other states and watches startups spring up.
Christopher McGarey, founder and team leader of The McGarey Group at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Nevada Properties, has learned to take charge and meet challenges over his lifetime, both in his personal life and professional career in real estate.
Today, contractors and workers have made safety an overriding priority and one company — World Wide Safety, a consultant that advises contractors — handed out 45 awards to companies and individuals on Jan. 25 as part of its second Annual Safety Awards in which more than 200 people attended at Enclave Las Vegas.
Southern Nevada’s economy is booming back from the Great Recession and now is not the time and alter course and cut incentives and other programs contributing to job growth, according to two economic development leaders.
The luring of the Raiders corporate headquarters and practice facility to West Henderson will be a boon for attracting other businesses to the corridor and creating jobs, according to Barbra Coffee, the city’s director of economic development and tourism.
The closure last week of the Lucky Dragon’s casino and restaurant operations sent a minor jolt to Las Vegas to open 2018, but it gets a shot in the arm this week as more than 170,000 people descend on the Strip for the Consumer Electronics Show.