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Determining Residency – The Bragg Test

Determining Residency – The Bragg Test

The Bragg Test was created to inform those considering moving their residence out of California in their understanding of residency determination. A more complex set of guiding factors known to determine residency is the “Closest Connections Test.” Because there is a lack of complete information about the qualifiers involved in this test, the Bragg Test […]

The Competitive Summer Market

The Competitive Summer Market

Since late February of this year, we suspended our expectations of how the summer housing market may flourish, and now we are finally observing healthy signs, quelling worries of an extreme downturn. This realtor.com article, What Recession? Summer Home-Buying Season Heats Up as Prices Surge explains why this scenario is different from a recession. Why […]

‘How to adapt your marketing to be sensitive’

In a recent article I wrote for Inman News, I outlined the idea of sensitive marketing. Sensitive marketing goes beyond the mundane and the typical, it speaks to your audience in creative ways, and shows them something they won’t see elsewhere: authenticity. “Marketing to a consumer, whether they are a past or future client, should […]

2 Elements Luxury Buyers are Seeking

2 Elements Luxury Buyers are Seeking

The pandemic has changed how people see their lives, their space, and the environment which they surround themselves with. How has this changed the mindset of the luxury real estate buyer? Space and safety are now two of the most important features luxury buyers are considering. There has been a considerable increase in buyers seeking […]

Sale streak in Incline Village defies expectations

Sale streak in Incline Village defies expectations

This past week, 7 homes in Incline Village went into contract, all for well over $2 million. This sale streak marks the beginning of what is looking like upward momentum around the lake. The North Lake Tahoe housing market is poised to continue expansion this summer, which shows us that our regional real estate success […]

Wildfire: Preparedness in Dollar Point & Helpful Resources

Wildfire: Preparedness in Dollar Point & Helpful Resources

In May, the diligence and hard work of the homeowners and community volunteers at the Dollar Point Association was awarded for their efforts in wildfire preparedness. They have recently received the National Fire Protection Association’s designation as a Firewise USA® community. “The Dollar Point Wildfire Volunteer Committee coordinated with North Tahoe Fire and the Placer County […]

Lake Tahoe Market Heats Up with Summer

Lake Tahoe Market Heats Up with Summer

Lightning has struck the Lake Tahoe Real Estate Market and consequently, things are heating up. After this past weekend, we watched as a few market indicators flared. In 48 hours, 11 homes over $1.5M went into contract 4 homes went into contract within 16 days on the market 3 more homes on the market for […]

Sharing Industry Insights: Inman Connect Now

On June 3, the Inman Group hosted the Inman Connect Now, a virtual event connecting real estate experts from across the country. In case you missed my ‘General Session’ talk with Tyler Auerbacher, Sherry Chris, Guy Gal, Glenn Kelman, Jenny Lenz, Dolly Lenz, Matt Ross, and Mauricio Umansky, there’s good news: you can still watch the replay. Watch the replay of our general session talk […]

‘How can agents collaborate in the time of coronavirus?’

Yes, real estate is a competitive business. This period of social distance and economic uncertainty could have bred more aggression amongst competition, however, I chose to work in the opposite direction.  “But what if we all lived and worked in a world where we truly believed the ‘stronger together’ mindset?” In a time of isolation, […]


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