By Staff Reports
(Victor Valley)– On Thursday, the 2020 High Desert Real Estate Symposium featured a presentation from Brightline’s Vice President of Corporate Affairs Ben Porritt. Porritt offered an overview of the XpressWest high speed rail project connecting Las Vegas and Apple Valley, which is expected to launch service in 2023. The privately-funded project is expected to create more than 30,000 construction jobs and 1,000 permanent jobs while adding $800 million in tax revenue. View the recording here.
The symposium continues on May 21 with the High Desert City Manager Panel, followed by the May 28 “State of the High Desert” presentation, which offers a review and forecast of the region’s real estate market. For more information, visit https://www.cbcsymposium.com/schedule.html