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Lake Tahoe Home Sales Review: Year End 2015

Lake Tahoe Home Sales Review:  Year End 2015  First and foremost, Happy New Year!! As you start off 2016 and begin to put your New Year's Resolutions and goals into action, owning a home in beautiful Lake Tahoe might be one of them.  Staying up-to-date and knowledgeable about the current Real Estate market could be a very important step in helping you achieve your Tahoe dream. The following statistics list the 4 main "quadrants" around the lake and reference the year end numbers for 2015 compared to...Continue Reading!

Lake Tahoe Home Sales January Through September 2015

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Lake Tahoe Home Sales Review:      January - September 2015 As 2015 comes to an end and everyone is getting ready to bring in the New Year, it couldn't be a more perfect time to reflect on the Lake Tahoe Real Estate market and how it compares to last year's numbers. The following statistics are compiled from the 1st three quarters which range from January to September of this year compared to the 1st three quarters of last year in 2014. South...Continue Reading!

Big News for Lake Tahoe Real Estate Companies

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Sierra Sotheby's International Realty Press Release:   Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce their merger with Paradise Real Estate in The Shops at Heavenly Village on South Lake Tahoe’s Stateline. Capitalizing on up to 10,000 visitors per weekend this new location is ideally situated to accommodate buyers and sellers from both California and Nevada and demonstrate our commitment to servicing South Lake Tahoe, Stateline, Zephyr Cove and the East Shore of Lake Tahoe. Located adjacent to Starbucks and the popular Basecamp Pizza,...Continue Reading!

Buying a Winter Vacation Home in Lake Tahoe

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Why Choose Lake Tahoe for the Winter? When most people think of Tahoe in the winter time, they picture crystal blue waters, majestic mountain ranges and snow. Lots of snow. If you're like a lot of people out there that are thinking about buying a winter vacation home in Lake Tahoe and want to know all the perks that come along with doing so, then you've come to the right place. As locals, we've come to learn and love all that...Continue Reading!

South Lake Tahoe Real Estate Review: July and August 2015

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July kicked off with a bang with Lake Tahoe's infamous "Lights Over the Lake" fireworks celebration and ended in a haze of smoke for the start of September and the Fall season. Just like the hundreds of thousands of tourists that came and left the Lake Tahoe Basin for Summer, there was also a rise and little bit of a drop in the South Lake Tahoe Real Estate Market. Home Values in the CITY of South Lake Tahoe, CA From July 1st - August 31st...Continue Reading!

South Lake Tahoe Real Estate Review: May, 2015

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Summer in South Lake Tahoe was a little delayed in arriving, but the forecast for both the weather and real estate sales are looking good! I continue to stand by my prediction, that, with a lot of investment activity in town and an overflowing schedule of summer entertainment, the summer real estate market in Lake Tahoe will be a strong one. South Lake Tahoe Home Values Continue to Rise Just like the temperatures, home values are rising!  In May, 2015, the median sales price...Continue Reading!

Step by Step Remodel Series of a Lake Tahoe Home: Step 1

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I met Mike and Donna Splain when they stepped into my real estate office in the Heavenly Village in South Lake Tahoe in the fall of 2014.  They were staying at the nearby Marriott Resort and wanted to look into buying a Lake Tahoe home.  They found their dream home and purchased it in October for $1,525,000. Fast forward to Spring of 2015 and the Splains have begun a major remodel project, creating their ideal one-of-a-kind home with Tony Cappel, our licensed...Continue Reading!

It’s All About the Panoramic Views at 37 South Point

There may be no better place to view the beauty of Lake Tahoe than from this exquisite home, perched on the rocks overlooking one of the best lakes on the west coast. A true mountain lover's paradise! 37 South Point is located in the historical lakefront neighborhood of Glenbrook Uppaway Estates, located adjacent to Glenbrook, Nevada. With over 270 degrees of panoramic views, this home gives true meaning to the phrase "bird's eye view." Brand New Lake Tahoe Home for Sale at 37 South Point This home has...Continue Reading!

Lake Tahoe Real Estate “Appraisal Process”

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Most Lake Tahoe home buyers understand the word "appraisal" but what really goes on during this step?  The definition of appraisal is "an expert estimate of the value." As a licensed broker in both the state of California and Nevada and a member of the National Association of Realtors,  I am able to share some of the valuable information they publish. Here are some great answers to common appraisal questions: Q. Will the homebuyer receive a copy of the appraisal? Yes. The Equal Credit Opportunity Act...Continue Reading!

Building a Dream Home in Lake Tahoe: Step 7

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This is the seventh 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 when building your dream home! Steps of Building a Home in Lake Tahoe Step 1:  This was covered in a previous article and I talked of locating the perfect lot....Continue Reading!