August 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);8/25/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 34, pP19
This section offers news briefs on the U.S. economy as of August 25, 2008. The Las Vegas Valley in Nevada had total employment of 917,400 in July which represents a 0.3 percent marginal decrease compared in 2007. The median sales price of a resale home in July is down 23.9 percent from 2007 while new-home sales median price experienced a 20.4 percent decline. Seasonally adjusted automobile and lightweight truck sales have hit their lowest levels in June 2008 compared to the previous year.


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