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Local residents in the Lake Tahoe Basin don't stay up on the local laws that are being voted on as much as they should. Living in a small town such as South Lake Tahoe, staying involved and knowledgeable about the local happenings can have a huge effect on what laws are being passed, such as the issue with the Vacation Rental Ordinance that we have previously blogged about that can have a huge effect on property values within the City of...Continue Reading!
As all Lake Tahoe locals and tourists already know, the Summer and Fall seasons is the time for roadwork, construction and housing updates around the Lake Tahoe Basin since the ground isn't covered in snow. Knowing where the local roadway updates are located will help you get around Tahoe and arrive at your destinations in a safe and timely manner. Lake Tahoe's Construction Zones for 2015 are located in the following areas: State Highway 267 (North Lake Tahoe area): Nevada County line to Brockway Summit -...Continue Reading!
26th Annual American Century Golf Championship 2015 It's finally here!! The Annual South Lake Tahoe Celebrity Golf Tournament that takes place at the gorgeous Edgewood Golf Course kicked off yesterday July 14th and continues through to Sunday July 19th. Thousands of tourists and locals alike are praying for a glimpse of any one of the famous celebrities that are here in the Tahoe Basin this week to play golf. Many of these celebrities are staying in the Marriott Grand Residences during...Continue Reading!
If you're like many of my clients considering buying a vacation home in Lake Tahoe, and earning additional income, then you need to know about some of the changes that the City of SLT is proposing. Understanding where to purchase in South Lake Tahoe, especially if it is a second home that is used for short term rental income, reading this article will save you a lot of time and money. New Vacation Rental Ordinance Proposed in SLT, CA There is current talk...Continue Reading!
Everyone has noticed that Lake Tahoe's water level has dropped a considerable amount because of California's infamous drought this year. Many people are worried that they will not be able to get in and out of the local Marina's this summer, especially the Tahoe Keys Marina which was voted the BEST Marina in Tahoe. However, even though the Lake's water level is low, the Tahoe Keys Property Owners' Association (TKPOA) has just completed the dredging project that began in March of this...Continue Reading!
Live concerts and bands will be playing all summer in Lake Tahoe. Top name bands like Aerosmith, Elton John and Dave Matthews Band will be playing at the Harvey's outdoor concert arena this summer. In addition to the Harvey's outdoor series, Heavenly Village, home of Paradise Real Estate will have live music within 50 feet of our beautiful new office! There's nothing like sitting in the sun listening to amazing music from talented Lake Tahoe locals. Located just steps away from our front...Continue Reading!
Paradise Real Estate celebrated THREE fantastic home sales in South Lake Tahoe on Friday, May 29th 2015. Included in these sales were TWO beautiful single family residences located in the woodsy neighborhood of Meyers, California and a condo that is within walking distance to the world famous Heavenly Ski Resort. One of these successful home sales was the personal residence of Paradise Real Estate's very own Top Producing REALTOR Jana Nelson. Paradise Real Estate Celebrates at New Office!! Paradise Real Estate's celebration of these...Continue Reading!
Renting a vacation home is a very popular option for visitors to cities across the globe due to the popularity of websites such as VRBO.com, homeaway.com and airbnb.com. Vacationers enjoy feeling at home while on vacation and Lake Tahoe is not immune to this trend with over 1,500 vacation rentals in just the South Lake Tahoe city limits. Add on another 1,000 - 1,500 homes in the county and Nevada side of the South Shore, as well as lodging properties,...Continue Reading!
South Lake Tahoe is experiencing a financial boom, the likes of which have never been seen in the region. Both private and public entities are now investing in South Lake Tahoe which is a great sign of things to come. Invested in South Lake Tahoe Over the past year I've been highlighting the different projects both planned and already underway in South Lake Tahoe as well as those completed. Over $300 million is being spent just in the city limits, with much...Continue Reading!
The winter visitor to South Lake Tahoe has long known how they can enjoy skiing and snowboarding at Heavenly Mountain Resort. Now, that snow covered mountain experience is expanding to summer with mountain biking, zip lines, land tubing, ropes courses and even an offroad jeep tour! Heavenly Mountain Resort Called "Epic Discovery," this experience will expand the enjoyment of the Lake Tahoe mountains for both the locals and visitors. Over the next month the project will come before the last two approval hurdles,...Continue Reading!