TITLE

ECONOMY

PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/23/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 8, pP19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an update related to the economic performance of Las Vegas, Nevada. The median price for existing homes in Las Vegas declined by 37.1 percent in January 2009, according to figures from a research by SalesTraq. New voter registration in Las Vegas declined by 57 percent during the fourth quarter of 2008. Initial unemployment in Las Vegas increased by 66.4 percent in January 2009 reaching a total of 33,988.
ACCESSION #
40538048

 

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