Archives for May 2012

Olympics Coming to Tahoe?

Financial pact smooths path for Tahoe to host Olympics Posted by, go to for more info By Susan Wood With international and U.S. Olympic officials paving the ski trail this week for future bids in the States, organizers of a bi-state coalition to bring the 2022 Games to the Tahoe-Reno region solidified their dedication to the monumental effort. It's early, and there's a lot to do. But great feats don't happen overnight - and resolution is always within reach … [Read more...]

Sac Bee Article: Good Time to Buy in Tahoe

 Falling prices lure second-home shoppers to Lake Tahoe areaSACRAMENTO BEE By Hudson Sangree and Phillip ReeseLike a lot of vacationers, Rick and Kristie Santos would return from trips to Lake Tahoe during the housing boom wondering what it would take to own a second home there.They were always disappointed when they looked at the listings. "You'd jump online and never could afford it," Kristie Santos said. "It was out of reach."Lately, however, with interest rates dipping below 4 percent and … [Read more...]