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Tahoe Luxury Property represents each of the three Dollar Point sales YTD.

Tahoe Luxury Property represents each of the three Dollar Point sales YTD.

Of the three Dollar Point sales that have occurred in 2017, our office has represented at least one party in each sale. I represented the seller in this transaction and am proud to have successfully assisted him in the sale of his Dollar Point home. Congratulations to the new buyers! We are wishing them many […]

A heart warming tale of two first-time home buyers: Just Sold!

A heart warming tale of two first-time home buyers: Just Sold!

Another successful full-time, first-time home buyer now calls beautiful Truckee, CA home — permanently. My buyers have lived in the Truckee/Tahoe area for the last 18 years; yes, you read that right, 18 years. And for those 18 years, this (amazing) couple has been dealing with the troubling rental market. In fact, last year, their […]

Historic Drum Estate Sells In Meeks Bay For $28,750,000

Historic Drum Estate Sells In Meeks Bay For $28,750,000

The Drum Estate, with its history of prominent owners and famed guests, recently sold for $28,750,000. The 10 acre property is located on the north shore of Meeks Bay, has over 700 feet of shoreline, two piers, and a compound of structures — most impressively, a vintage main lodge dating back to the 1920s. In 1923, […]

The real estate industry has something the Internet can’t offer: The human element

The real estate industry has something the Internet can’t offer: The human element

  Steve Murray sometimes gets together with other old-timers in the real estate industry, shares some wine and inevitably gets around to remarking, “I sure would’ve thought it would’ve changed more by now.” Murray, president of consulting firm Real Trends, has been tracking for 40 years how U.S. real estate agents do their jobs. And […]

Can I Ditch the Home Inspection When I Buy a House?

Can I Ditch the Home Inspection When I Buy a House?

Technically defined as an objective visual examination of the physical structure and systems of the property, a home inspection is a crucial part of the buying process. In layman’s terms, having your home inspected is comparable to having that physical you have been putting off for the last year. It’s a routine checkup to ensure […]

It’s Not All Bad

It’s Not All Bad

In the midst of a housing crisis, I thought we could use a couple of underdog success stories in the real estate world of Lake Tahoe and Truckee. First, allow me to introduce the heart-warming tale of my client-turned-friend, Becky. Becky and I were introduced through a mutual friend in October 2016. Becky reached out […]

A Simplification of the Tahoe Basin Permit Process

A Simplification of the Tahoe Basin Permit Process

If you read last month’s column about building vs. buying, you are now more familiar with a couple of the local planning agencies; but have you found yourself wondering what exactly these agencies do? Let’s talk about the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA). According to its mission statement, it leads the cooperative effort to preserve, […]

Building vs. Buying

Building vs. Buying

The age-old question of buying vs. building seems to be one of the most frequently asked questions when working with buyers. The reality TV shows featured on HGTV seem to run on a constant loop, meaning more and more buyers are tuning in to these programs and taking their skewed version of reality into their […]

The Switzerland Of The Transaction

The Switzerland Of The Transaction

Your guide to what goes into an escrow and how to successfully close one. If your agent says it is time to open escrow, are you like, “huh”? Of the real estate terms you’ve heard most, escrow is likely at the top of the list. Once you’ve successfully negotiated the purchase price and entered into […]


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