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International Buyers View U.S. As "Safe" Investment 

Foreign buyers are showing a preference for purchasing properties in the U.S. over other countries, viewing real estate here as a safe place to put their money. Click to read more.

April Is Fair Housing Month 

Every April, REALTORS® celebrate Fair Housing Month to reaffirm their continuing commitment to fair and equitable treatment and a professional level of service for all in their search for real property. This year marks the 46th anniversary of the 1968 landmark Fair Housing Act. Click here for fair housing information.

2014 To Be A Strong Year For Housing 

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has delivered some good news: 59 of the 350 metro markets have returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity. Click to read more.

Twitter Call For Action: Kick Patent Trolls To The Curb

Patent trolls send threatening demand letters seeking payment from small businesses like REALTORS® for using common business technologies like scanner-copiers, drop-down website menus, or even mapping features. Our members known firsthand that patent trolls divert significant time and money from their businesses. Without needed reforms, REALTORS®' ability to grow, innovate and better serve modern consumers will be put at risk--but you can help! Click to read more.

Governor-Led Trade Mission To Canada April 14-18

Governor Brian Sandoval is leading a trade mission to Canada April 14-18, 2014, and is looking for Nevada-based companies interested in export partnerships with the United States' top trading partner, which holds significant opportunity for Nevada's economic growth and diversification. Click to read more.

Global Day April 30, Las Vegas

The GLVAR Global Business Committee will be holding Global Day on April 30, 2014. Come join your fellow members at this all day event that will include panel discussions, luncheon and a class. Click to read more.

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