Clothing store owner buys 3BD Metropolis condo

Horace Starr bought a three-bedroom, 2.5 bath condo at 360 Desert Inn Road in Winchester from Vegas VP LP for $871,653 on Jan. 10, 2006.

The 2,911 square foot Unit #1208 is in the Metropolis.

Mr. Starr is the co-owner of Civil Disobedience, a clothing boutique in San Diego, Calif. The boutique carries over 40 local designers in addition to the more than 70 national and international labels.

His wife, Nicki, is a partner in the business and together they have nearly 40 years of experience in the fashion industry.

There are 71 units in the 20-story Metropolis, which was completed in 2005.

Sales in the Metropolis dipped 57 percent in 2007 versus 2006. The median sales price fell 17 percent, from $855,000 in 2006 to $720,000 in 2007.

Address: 360 Desert Inn Road, Unit: 1208
Buyer(s): Horace Starr
Seller(s): Vegas Vp Lp
Sale date: Jan. 10, 2006