Inside this issue
  Register Now: Installation of Tom Blanchard approaching quickly  

Nevada REALTORS has opened registration to join 2023 President Tom Blanchard as well as NVR Officers & Directors at the 2023 Installation Dinner and NVRPAC Auction* (*for members only). Click here to learn more and register for the event. The registration deadline is Nov. 28. If you have questions, please contact The event is scheduled for Dec. 9 at the M Resort in Henderson.



  CFPB publishes new bulletin analyzing rise in crypto-asset complaints  

“Pig butchering” and other scams lead list of crypto-asset complaints

Earlier this month the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a new complaint bulletin that highlights complaints the CFPB received related to crypto-assets. Consumers most commonly reported being victimized by frauds, theft, account hacks, and scams. Consumers also had issues with executing transactions and transferring assets between exchanges. 

Many consumers had issues with accessing funds in their account due to outright platform failures, identity verification issues, security holds, or because of technical issues with platforms. Poor customer service is a common theme across crypto-related complaints. Click here to read full article.



  Last chance to lower taxes this year  

The clock is ticking. You only have until December 31 to take advantage of tax strategies to slash your 2022 tax bill. Most owners simply believe that their tax bill "is-what-it-is". They don’t realize they can control how much they pay the IRS.

It’s a shame, but you can do something about it. Register for this FREE MidasIQ training & discover a dozen ways to drastically cut your tax bill before the end of the year! This presentation was put together by two of the brightest minds in tax reduction: the president of the American Institute of Certified Tax Preparers, Dominique Molina, & former IRS attorney, Sandy Botkin. Don't miss out.



  YPN Lounge: Guiding your clients through a recession  

The real estate market is constantly changing – year to year, week to week, even day to day. Throw in a global pandemic, the impact of which we are still grappling with, and it’s safe to say that it’s a confusing time in the market.

Is the U.S. headed toward an inevitable recession? Forecasts range widely, but unstable economic activity like high inflation, rising interest rates and an unpredictable stock market have many economists predicting that the chances for a recession are high (50% or above). Click here to continue reading.



  REALTOR Magazine: Where to focus your energy as home sales keep sliding  

Remember that the market isn’t as bad as it may seem, and you can build your skills during a housing downturn

As home sales continue to slide, remember that the market isn’t as bad as it may seem and you can guide your customers through a downturn. With existing-home sales down 5.9% month over month in October—and a whopping 28.4% from a year earlier—according to the National Association of REALTORS®, real estate pros are facing a slow winter season. But there’s personal and professional development you can focus on during the housing pullback to keep yourself sharp and ready to hit the ground running when sales turn around. Consider:


But keep an eye on the volatility in the housing market while filling your time with business-building tasks. Be ready to pivot when a turnaround in home sales happens. Click here to view the full REALTOR Magazine article.




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