TAHOE REAL ESTATE Category
December wrapped up a record breaking year in South Lake Tahoe real estate. I don't want to sound like a broken record, but the month had more of the same: Median sales price up, closed sales leveling off, number of homes for sale down and new listings on the rise. Median Sales Price Rises for 17th Straight Month From August of 2011 to August of 2012, the median sales price of homes sold in South Lake Tahoe was $231,000. In December of...Continue Reading!
November was another good month for the real estate market in Lake Tahoe. The frantic pace of home sales is slowing down which is what I've predicted in previous articles. Median Sales Price Continues to Rise The median sales price for homes that closed in November, 2013 was $355,000, which makes it the highest month since March of 2009. For the past year the median sales price of homes sold in South Lake Tahoe was $313,500, up 30.6% from the previous 12...Continue Reading!
The Pioneer Trail neighborhood borders alone Pioneer Trail which is one of the main traveled roads into Lake Tahoe. Lake Tahoe Real Estate in the Pioneer Trail Neighborhood Pioneer Trail is a road that leads travelers from the town of Meyers to all other areas of South Lake Tahoe without having to drive on Highway 50 with it's stop lights, thus making it very popular with those drivers in the know. It is several miles long but the neighborhood called "Pioneer Trail" covers...Continue Reading!
Casual, yet luxurious. Modern, yet classic. This lakefront home on the shores of Lake Tahoe exemplifies the local lifestyle with its own private beach, buoy and pier all in a tree lined natural setting. It is located in the gated community of Elk Point Country Club and just minutes from shopping, entertainment and skiing. Waterfront Home for Sale This beautiful home is located at 462 Lakeview Avenue, one of the nicest streets in all of Lake Tahoe. As you pass through it's...Continue Reading!
Most of us experience the popular Lake Tahoe neighborhood, the Tahoe Keys, from either a boat, foot or car. I've tried something new here and you can now experience the Tahoe Keys from the air! http://vimeo.com/79158318 Seeing the Keys from this new vantage point shows you what a great area the homes of the Tahoe Keys are part of. The Tahoe Keys This unique neighborhood on the south shore of Lake Tahoe, CA is a 740 acre resort which has 11 miles of waterways,...Continue Reading!
Condo sales in the Tahoe Keys are picking up and account for 30% of the neighborhood's homes currently in escrow. I see more buyers showing interest in buying a condo, especially in the Tahoe Keys neighborhood. The Top 4 Reasons to Purchase Tahoe Keys Condos When asked why I recommend the Tahoe Keys neighborhood I'll give these four reasons: 1) The Tahoe Keys are the number one vacation rental location in Lake Tahoe; 2) Condos in the Tahoe Keys can generate higher revenue than...Continue Reading!
The Cave Rock neighborhood is an area on the south-eastern shore of Lake Tahoe. It is on the Nevada side of the lake, south of Glenbrook and north of Zephyr Cove. Many homes have either lakefront or good Lake Tahoe views. Lake Tahoe Real Estate Sales in Cave Rock This is a neighborhood with many newer homes as well as older cabins and even some condos. The majority of the homes are positioned on the mountain in such a way as to provide...Continue Reading!
Across the county middle class home buyers are finding far fewer affordable homes for sale. In many of the top real estate markets, more than half of the homes for sale were out of range for the middle class. Lake Tahoe real estate market still affordable The Lake Tahoe real estate market is a different scenario since most home buyers are from outside of the region so their income isn't earned in Lake Tahoe. Affordability is an issue though. Home prices in...Continue Reading!
The median sales price of homes sold in South Lake Tahoe rose for the 14th straight month in September, 2013. Almost all other figures moved in a positive direction as well. Median Sales Price Continues to Rise The median sales price for homes that closed in September, 2013 was $307,000, which caps off fourteen straight months of continued price increases. For the past year the median sales price of homes sold in South Lake Tahoe was $299,000, up 26.7% from the previous...Continue Reading!
In order to better serve my clients by providing a higher level of service, I recently became a Certified South Lake Tahoe Area Specialist. Even with living in Lake Tahoe for over 30 years I find that it is very important to continue learning about the area as laws and regulations continue to change. Whether buying or selling a home, it is a very important decision to incorporate the expertise of a knowledgeable, local REALTOR®. Choosing to work with a REALTOR®...Continue Reading!