KRXI FOX 11 Reno - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Improving housing market luring would-be brokers in Nevada MIAMI (AP) The number of U.S. real estate agents is increasing as the housing market recovers from the Great Recession.Applications for new real estate licenses doubled in Florida and California last year. Even hard-hit Nevada has seen the number of people seeking licenses grow by almost a quarter.And the National Association of Realtors says its membership grew slightly last year after six straight years of declines.Experts warn that real estate is a tough profession and that many new agents quit before they sell a single house.2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.