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Las Vegas bets on a reanimated housing market

A wave of buyers from California is helping to spur activity

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The Las Vegas Strip was in the news spotlight last week as casinos reopened for business following 78 days of shutdown ordered by Gov. Steve Sisolak to halt the spread of the coronavirus. The reopening brought out crowds of gamblers and tourists eager to engage the profitable acquaintance of Lady Luck.

Tom Blanchard, 2020 president of Las Vegas Realtors, welcomed the revived activity in the city’s most famous industry.

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