June Market Stats for the Truckee – Lake Tahoe Region

Summer is kicking into full swing here in the High Sierra. Sales for June totaled 112 with only 6 listed as distressed, boy are we happy to say goodbye to short sales & REO’s! Listings are coming onto the market by the bucketful, as of the beginning of July there were … [Read more...]

Super Comfortable & Convenient


This cheerful end unit condo with added windows is so bright & sunny! Boasting a single level with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and attached garage with direct entry. So convenient to dining, grocery shopping and much more just steps from your door. Getting to wherever you … [Read more...]

Market Stats for May 1-31, 2014 Truckee-North Lake Tahoe

Statistics from the Tahoe MLS: The solds from May 1 – 31, 2014 Total sales soared this month with 124 condos and single family residences closing escrow. This is an increase over the month of April of almost 26%! Again, Tahoe Donner led the way with the most sales – 15 … [Read more...]

Market Stats for Truckee & Lake Tahoe, April 2014

Statistics from the Tahoe MLS: the solds from April 1 - 30, 2014: Sales ticked up from March’s reported 72 sales to 94 for the Month of April. Distressed sales settled back down to just 6, and using Tahoe Donner as our barometer, inventory is slowly picking up; all good … [Read more...]

12489 Palisade St.


Mountain contemporary is how we refer to this little gem located in the Biltz tract of Truckee, CA.  2 bedrooms with 2.5 bathrooms plus a nice sized bonus area.  A wall of south facing windows lights up the house with warmth & sunshine. Step out onto the 500+ sf deck to … [Read more...]

Sagehen Flower Hike


  One of our favorite hikes in Tahoe is the Sagehen Creek trail and it is absolutely spectacular if you time it right and catch all the flowers in bloom! The trailhead is accessible off of Highway 89 heading North  towards Sierraville. It is not marked, so keep … [Read more...]

Wow – Surprising Stats here in Truckee-Tahoe Market

I was asked by a client to estimate the increase in value of his home over the past couple of years and while I told him that was a difficult thing to do, it really isn't.  I went in through our mls statistical reporting feature and here, according to it's calculations, is … [Read more...]

Truckee-North Lake Tahoe Market Stats for March 2014

Statistics from the Tahoe MLS: the solds from March 1-31, 2014:  Lack of inventory is what we chose to attribute the lack of sales in March, 2014 but a general ho hum settled over the market this past month.  Down from 77 in the short month of February, Tahoe Sierra MLS … [Read more...]

February Market Stats for the Truckee – Lake Tahoe Region

The number of sales moved upward from January’s total of 59 to 77 sales of residential properties for the month of February. The median sale price jumped dramatically from the previous month of $429,000 to $637,500, this occurred even as the number of million dollar plus … [Read more...]

Local Athletes in the Sochi Olympics


The Sochi Olympics are underway and we want to recognize the amazing local athletes that are representing our country. The Olympics are a great event that bring a spotlight to winter sports that usually get less attention. It is always fun to root for the USA  when the world … [Read more...]