TAHOE REAL ESTATE Category
Interested in a Lake Tahoe Investment? Many of the homes that you come across in the South Lake Tahoe area are owned by a private party and rented as a vacation home. As a result there has been a long debate in the town as to how many vacation rental homes vs. primary living homes there are available. Due to this, many local prospective home buyers are finding it more difficult to find a home to purchase. Although you may assume that buying a home in Lake...Continue Reading!
Get the Perfect Pictures A picture is worth a thousand words. This is why taking good photos to advertise your home is very important. When my clients decide to to purchase a home in Lake Tahoe the first thing they do is search the internet in their decided area. Looking for real estate online is kind of like reading a book as a child, you want pictures! Having professionally taken pictures of your home is a huge deciding factor as to if the purchaser would...Continue Reading!
. Lake Tahoe home buyers need help in deciding where to purchase the perfect Lake Tahoe home. The following 6 Tips will help you to decide: Tip # 1: This is the most important of all. You know the saying, "what are the three most important points to consider when purchasing a home" and the answer is "Location, Location, Location." Good news is that most areas of the lake are good, it just depends on what is best for you. In order to...Continue Reading!
Drones Changing The Real Estate Marketing In the Lake Tahoe Real estate market most of my clients "shop online" for their next potential home. Viewing a drone video of the property they are interested in will help get a better feel for the property. Therefore Lake Tahoe home buyers are relying on pictures and videos of the home they choose to see in person. Would you be more interested in seeing the picture of the front of a home or an aerial view...Continue Reading!
South Lake Tahoe Real Estate Market How has the year affected the market? I get the question all the time: "Dan, is the Lake Tahoe real estate market a Seller's or Buyer's market?" Lately my answer is "right in between", good time to buy and sell. The inventory of homes for sale in South Lake Tahoe has been increasing since this past winter. Although Lakefront home prices have climbed, lakefront condos prices have decreased. Take a look at the charts and see the...Continue Reading!
Lake Tahoe has an abundance of Real Estate agents, so finding a Good Realtor in Lake Tahoe is not that easy. Whether it be your first home purchase, an upgrade, a lifestyle change, or just buying a vacation home, you will need a good real estate agent. Here are some tips and tricks about finding the ideal Realtor who is right for you. 4 Good Signs Good Reviews. People only tend to leave reviews if they had an extraordinary experience or a bad one....Continue Reading!
The beautiful mountain town known as Incline Village is located on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe, almost completely opposite of where we are here in South Lake. Just as it sounds, South Lake Tahoe resides on the south shore and Incline Village resides on the North. Click HERE to view a full size, interactive map of Incline Village which also includes all the properties that are currently on the market! There are many different advantages and disadvantages between living on the...Continue Reading!
As some of my readers already know, Lake Tahoe is almost directly cut in half between two different neighboring states: California and Nevada. Many potential home buyer's that are interested in calling Tahoe "home sweet home" often ask what the major pro's and con's are between living on the CA side of the lake or the NV side. You can read more about the advantages of living on the Nevada side HERE. If you would like to see the types of...Continue Reading!
As I recently wrote, the biggest decision you need to make when buying a home in Lake Tahoe is selecting your Realtor. However, before you get that far into the process you may want to just browse and get a feel for the Lake Tahoe real estate market. Nowadays, many potential buyers do this by searching online, as it's the easiest and most convenient way to see what's out there (and you don't even have to leave your couch!) My website utilizes...Continue Reading!
Lake Tahoe has something to offer everyone, whether you are looking for a place to retire or like most, a second home that becomes your "home away from home" in one of the most amazing and desirable locations in the Western Hemisphere. Visitors to Lake Tahoe are constantly commenting on the legendary Lakefront homes and quintessential family retreats that boast unparalleled mountain views of the majestic Sierra's and the majority of these visitors dream about owning their very own piece of...Continue Reading!