Lights on the Lake Fireworks Show in Tahoe South

Lights on the Lake Fireworks Show in Tahoe South June 25, 2013 | By Tahoe South -Mike Frye  Somewhere between 75,000 and 100,000 people will visit Tahoe South to celebrate our nation's Independence Day with Lights on the Lake Fireworks, the largest synchronized fireworks display west of the Mississippi. Since it is crowded, a good plan is to stake out your piece of beach by late afternoon or early evening. Terrific viewpoints are Lakeview Commons/El Dorado Beach in South Lake Tahoe, and … [Read more...]

Open Houses Friday and Saturday June 28th & 29th

357 MacKay Ct. $1,649,000357 MacKay Ct. Open Friday 3pm-5pmBeautiful home, easy location and Lake views! Experience the wow factor walking into the front door with an over-sized great room, perfect for entertaining.  Two large decks on the top floor provide sweeping views from Heavenly Ski Resort to Tahoe City, with excellent sun exposure and unsurpassed sunsets.   Hosted by Ellen Camacho4077 Saddle $679,9004077 Saddle Open Saturday 11am-1pmHeavenly Valley location with amazing lake and mountain … [Read more...]

9 things you learn when you sell your house

9 things you learn when you sell your house By Brett Martin of Popular Mechanics msn.com We put our house on the market recently. This was our first home, which we've lived in for more than a decade, so we expected to invest a lot of time cleaning, organizing and making some minor repairs that we'd been putting off. Here's what we didn't see coming... … [Read more...]

Open Houses Saturday June 15th

 1185 O'Malley $265,0001185 O'Malley Open Saturday 11am-1pmQuintisential 50's Tahoe cabin located on the meadow!  Gorgeous views out the back of Heavenly.  Built in 1953, this 2 bedroom, 1 bath cabin is the real deal.  Come see what could be your darling dream getaway today! Hosted by Natalie Yanish Nickelodeon Motel $450,000 2440 Lake Tahoe Blvd - Open Saturday 11am-1pmHighly visible Highway 50 corner parcel finds this 17 unit partially remodeled motel situated on a sunny .36 acre parcel … [Read more...]

4 Months of Year Over Year Median Price Increase in South Lake Tahoe

 Past 4 Months Median Home Price in South Tahoe:  Feb- $254,500 Year Over Year Increase of 3.2%Mar- $260,000 Year Over Year Increase of  7.2%Apr- $267,500 Year Over Year Increase of 12.6%May- $270,000.00 Year Over Year Increase of  13.1%  Provided by staor.org   … [Read more...]

Open Houses Fri & Sat June 7th & 8th

 4077 Saddle $699,9004077 Saddle Open Friday 3pm-5pmHeavenly Valley location with amazing lake and mountain views come with this tri level contemp., 4 bedroom. 3.5 bat, chalet with spacious family room on over a quarter acre. Home is set on large parcel that takes advantage of the nearly ski in ski out location but also the saddle- beautifully framed lake view. Hosted by Ellen Camacho Body Essentials $375,000Body Essentials Spa Open Saturday 10am-2pmPRICE REDUCED!Beautifully transformed day … [Read more...]

Open House this weekend

1084 Fairway $369,900  Open Saturday June 1st from 11am-1pm CALL FOR INFO - NEW LISTING! Well maintained golf course home! 1,855 square foot rambling rancher set on the 9th  fairway of the Bijou Golf course with lovely large indoor living and outdoor  decking, patio spaces overlooking the greens. 3 bedrooms, 2 bath with double car  garage all which has been immaculately maintained. Hosted by Craig Woodward … [Read more...]

Open Houses This Weekend – Happy Memorial Day!

298 Uplands Way $1,295,000 298 Uplands Open Sat. May 25th, 2013 10am-NoonLake views are the punctuation to this quality built custom home with unique design, 4686 square foot, split level home is accessed thru easy walk up entry.  Stunning views of Lake Tahoe, Mt. Tallac and the Sierras. Living, dining and chef's kitchen lead to deck for expanded entertainment and jaw dropping setting. Hosted by Ellen and Michelle 4077 Saddle $699,9004077 Saddle Open Sat.  May 25th, 2013 10:30am-2:30pmHeavenly … [Read more...]

http://www.laketahoenews.net/2013/05/median-sales-price-of-houses-jumps-in-el-dorado-placer-counties/

http://www.laketahoenews.net/2013/05/median-sales-price-of-houses-jumps-in-el-dorado-placer-counties/ Median Sales Price Jumps in El Dorado and Placer Counties By Hudson Sangree, Sacramento Bee The median price of resale homes in El Dorado County jumped by about 33 percent last month compared with April 2012, DataQuick reported Wednesday. Placer and Yolo counties also experienced double-digit percentage gains, the San Diego-based real estate information service said. "These eye-popping … [Read more...]

There is a New Plan for Tahoe

Lake Tahoe regulations may be moving into the 21st century with an incentive-based approach to encourage environmental upgrades to homes and businesses comes on line this year. TheTahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA), the bi-state organization charged with restoring Lake Tahoe's environment while providing for orderly growth, has updated the Lake Tahoe Regional Plan and the new rules are scheduled to be in effect this summer. The new plan will help stimulate reinvestment in properties while … [Read more...]