Inside this issue
  Upcoming NVR webinar to discuss Governor's extension of state's Eviction Moratorium  

Nevada REALTORS® members who are property managers please take note. NVR is hosting a webinar on the recent extension of Nevada's eviction moratorium. NVR General Counsel Tiffany Banks and NVR Legal Information Line Attorney Christal Keegan will host the event. The association has also invited Justice Court Judges to participate as well.

The webinar is set for Sept. 10 at 1 p.m. to review the rules and practices as we continue to navigate evictions during COVID. The event is an hour deep dive into the complexity of the Governor's Directive extending the moratorium. The Zoom webinar is part of a continuing series of webinars offered to help NVR members work their way through the various phases of reopening Nevada. Click here to register.
If you missed any of the previous informational webinars presented by Nevada REALTORS® this summer, you can view them here, on NVR's YouTube channel.



  Nevada REALTORS® key deadlines approaching  
  A few important deadlines involving the state association are either upon us or will be soon. Nevada REALTORS® is accepting nominations for 2020 Distinguished REALTOR® Award (NDRA) and REALTOR® Active in Politics award (RAP). The deadline for the NDRA and RAP awards is Friday, Sept. 18. Click here for the awards nominations form.

Additionally, the deadline to apply for a 2021 NVR committee is now less than a month away - Sept. 30. Click here to access the committee interest form. 


  Taxbot webinar scheduled for Sept. 2  
  Check out the Taxbot webinar "Five Ways to Unlock $1,000's of EXTRA Tax Deductions for Your Vehicle." If you're doing it right, deducting your vehicles should save you hundreds-of-thousands of dollars in taxes over the course of your lifetime. 

Register for the Wednesday, Sept. 2 (10 a.m.) webinar with NVR member benefit partner Taxbot and learn how to save more on your taxes. Click here to learn more.


  Mortgage rates still falling, rising home prices offset savings article stress that lower interest rates induce more competition into mark, driving up prices

Mortgage rates are still near record lows, but that isn't making owning a home cheaper for home buyers any longer. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 2.91% for the week ending Aug. 27, dropping eight basis points from the week prior, Freddie Mac reported last Thursday.

The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage also fell eight basis points to an average of 2.46%. Low mortgage rates have provided incentives to would-be buyers, prompting home sales to hit volumes last seen prior to the Great Recession. But today's home buyers aren't necessarily scoring a deal when compared with last year's cohort of buyers. Click here to learn why and view the full article from



  NVR's Global Business Committee releases bimonthly webinar recording  
  You can view the Nevada REALTORS® Global Business Committee's bi-monthly webinar. The webinar will feature NVR Global Business Committee Chair Graeme Latta and Vice-chair Tiffany Shapouri sharing insights along with a special guest.

The webinar has been pre-recorded and is available on YouTube.
Click here to access the recorded video.


  September is NAR Safety Month  

NAR has a wealth of resources to help agents, brokers, and associations better understand and educate each other about the safety risks they face. From planning your safety strategy to extensive safety resources including apps, products, and educators, NAR has many useful items for all real estate professionals including regularly-scheduled safety webinars, numerous articles organized by category, videos, and a safety alert program.

NAR Library & Archives has already done the research for you. References (formerly Field Guides) offer links to articles, eBooks, websites, statistics, and more to provide a comprehensive overview of perspectives. Click here to discover a myriad of NAR resources.