TAHOE REAL ESTATE Category
America's Year 'Round Playground Lake Tahoe is a beautiful place to buy a home, no matter what season you enjoy the most. Lake Tahoe has a wide selection of summer activities from stand up paddle boarding, kayaking and jet skiing to walks, hikes and exploring nature. Winter brings us the snow activities including skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and sledding. Fall and Spring are beautiful as well with their own sets of activities. Even if you don't participate in any of those activities, having...Continue Reading!
My photographer recently filmed the serene shoreline of Incline Village lakefront homes from the water edge. Home buyers interested in the Incline Village and Crystal Bay areas can now see Incline lakefront homes for sale from a bird's eye view.! Incline Village Lakefront Homes for Sale The lakefront properties for sale in Lake Tahoe are second to none. As you can see in the video, the views of the mountains and lake from homes located here are amazing. I covered the area from Glenbrook to Stateline...Continue Reading!
This is the fourth part in our series on building a dream home in Lake Tahoe. We’re following builder Peter Stromberg and going through the same steps he is taking, from inception to completion. I’ll be sharing pictures, tips and pointers so you can see what is involved and the beautiful outcome you can have! Step 1 was covered in a previous article and I talked of locating the perfect lot. Now that Peter had bought the lot in Montgomery Estates he needed to start...Continue Reading!
There was actually something new with the real estate figures for the month of October in South Lake Tahoe. For months it's been sales up, median price up, new listings down as well as a declining number of South Lake Tahoe homes for sale. In October, most of those statements held true except for one major one we look at, "Median Sales Price." The median sales price for homes sold during the month is down from homes sold the previous month. In...Continue Reading!
Summer is now moving to fall but the Lake Tahoe real estate market hasn't really slowed down. What did fall along with the leaves was the number of closed sales and the number of new listings of homes for sale. Everyone keeps talking about the lack of inventory of homes for sale in South Lake Tahoe. The buyers know what they want, and while there appear to be plenty of homes for sale, they aren't fitting what those buyers desire. Median Price...Continue Reading!
Lake Tahoe: "The Jewel of the Sierra" and "The Lake of the Sky" are just two names for this mountain paradise. For many of us, it's home and for others, it's a place to retire. This website offers what people are looking for in Lake Tahoe real estate, and the "search" page is a great place to start. On the search page the Tahoe home buyer or seller can search by neighborhood, price, map search, lakefront, and luxury properties. Lake Tahoe Luxury Homes for...Continue Reading!
Lake Tahoe's shoreline is 72 miles around, and most of us experience it by either driving on the highway or by an occasional boat ride to our favorite fishing or water skiing spots. The homes that rest along the shore are some of Lake Tahoe's finest with their wide views of not only the crystal blue waters, but also of the mountains that surround this alpine lake. Here is a whole new perspective of the shoreline, from the eyes of a...Continue Reading!
Across the county middle class home buyers are finding far fewer affordable homes for sale. A year ago I wrote about this same scenario, and it's still true today. In many of the top real estate markets, more than half of the homes for sale are out of range for the middle class. Lake Tahoe still has some opportunities for all homebuyers but things are changing. The recovery of home values in the Lake Tahoe real estate market was behind...Continue Reading!
This is the third part in our series on building a dream home in Lake Tahoe. We’re following builder Peter Stromberg and going through the same steps he is taking, from inception to completion. I’ll be sharing pictures, tips and pointers so you can see what is involved and the beautiful outcome you can have! Step 1 was covered in a previous article and I talked of locating the perfect lot. Now that Peter had bought the lot in Montgomery Estates he needed to start...Continue Reading!
The Tahoe Keys Homeowner's Association (TKPOA) is going to dredge the west channel of the Keys this fall in order to allow access to Lake Tahoe for their members with boats, and for people with boat slips in the area. Right now the channel is 3 1/2 feet at its shallowest point which allows boats to pass, but only if they are careful. The dredging permit is for three years. TKPOA will be dredging an area of about 4,000 square feet....Continue Reading!