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Listing Specialist

Shannon Witt


Lake Tahoe Real Estate  

July 14th 



Last week’s mortgage application news underwhelmed in the immediate aftermath of Brexit, with applications posting a drop for the week. It seemed like Brexit did nothing to spur people into homeownership, that’s until this week’s news came out. Mortgage applications surged 14.2% from one week earlier, significantly driven by refinance activity, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending July 1. The Refinance Index soared 21% from the previous week to the highest level since January 2015, while the Purchase Index only increased 4% from one week earlier. Up until this point, the refinance index kept hovering around 2% to 7% increases and decreases each week. To finish reading, click here.
Two-time NBA Most Valuable Player Steph Curry will join superstar athletes and entertainers at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe later this month. Well known as an accomplished golfer, Curry finished fourth in the 2013 event and was immediately installed as one of the favorites to win, listed at 5-1 by the Harrah’s and Harveys Race & Sports Book. Curry’s father, Dell, who enjoyed a 16-year NBA career, is also in the field as is Curry’s Golden State Warriors teammate Andre Iguodala. The tournament is Friday-Sunday, July 22-24, at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course with eight hours of live coverage set for NBCSN on Friday and NBC Sports Saturday and Sunday. For more info, click here.

South Tahoe National Little League is raising funds to send our Nevada State championship team, to the Western Regional Baseball ChampionshipsJuly 18-28, in Nogales, Arizona. This is a group of 12-13 year olds who won the right to represent Nevada by defeating Summerlin North Little League, Las Vegas, in a best of three, state championship, played here in South Lake Tahoe. We will be competing against 9 other state champions from the western United States. This is the very first STATE championship for South Tahoe National Little League from any division.

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Please copy and paste the link to your browser and follow a couple of simple steps to donate. We are a 501(c) 3 tax deductible organization, tax ID 94-6112254 and 100% of the funds will go to the South Tahoe National Little League.


Open Houses                                                   July 16th  

941 Kekin St Saturday
River setting-Lake Tahoe location-Find your way home to Tahoe and this immaculately remodeled spacious Mountain Chalet. Enjoy the Lake Tahoe lifestyle right out your door from this 1750 sq ft. two story 3 bdrm/plus LARGE LOFT, 2 baths & oversized 1 car garage/workshop, set on nearly half acre terraced park. Wander down to the Truckee River & trails that connect you with Tahoe’s natural wonders.
Craig Woodward
Hosted by Craig Woodward

1343 Susie Lake Saturday 11:00am-1:00pm
River setting-Lake Tahoe location-Find your way home to Tahoe and this immaculately remodeled spacious Mountain Chalet. Enjoy the Lake Tahoe lifestyle right out your door from this 1750 sq ft. two story 3 bdrm/plus LARGE LOFT, 2 baths & oversized 1 car garage/workshop, set on nearly half acre terraced park. Wander down to the Truckee River & trails that connect you with Tahoe’s natural wonders.
Wally Johnson
Hosted by Wally Johnson

3601 Forest Ave Saturday 1:30pm-3:30pm
Here is your chance to own a true piece of Tahoe history. This cabin was built in 1936 and has all of the original charm from that day. Upgrades have been completed to the electrical and plumbing but the house remains a classic 1936 cabin. Situated on three separate parcels, you have the potential to either add on to the existing home or build new. Within walking distance to the lake, Heavenly, dining and night life the possibilities are limitless on what you can do with this property.the cabin is being sold fully furnished. Bring your offer in today.
Shannon Whitt
Hosted by Shannon Witt

3374 Grass Lake Rd Saturday 1:00pm-3:00pm
Once in a life opportunity to find this dream home. Welcome to Sierra Wood. Spectacular 3.8 acre parcel Truckee River setting finds this one of a kind Mtn Chalet set on the bend in the river. Breathtaking river views are afforded from nearly every angle of this 3 plus bdrm, 2 plus bath charming Mtn chalet including the lg. back redwood deck (built to last), living room with bay window, from the step down library with gas fireplace, the music/office with cathedral style windows overlooking the waters, the flowers flora and fauna or either of the two upstairs bedrooms and lastly from the lofted family/ workout loft.
Craig Woodward
Hosted by Craig Woodward

2069 Mewuk Dr Saturday 10:30am-12:30pm
Bask in the sun while you soak up the wonderful mountain views from this updated home. Newer metal roof in 1996, carpet, kitchen cabinets and counters, and additional bathroom added in 2000. The shed out back has electricity and was engineered for snow load, making it the perfect She-Shed. Large 20×30 foot deck in front gets great sun and has beautiful views. Need more space? Not a problem, additional coverage is available. Large lot has corners marked further than the fence goes. Very private and quiet area with access to hiking. Biking trails just a few feet away. USFS across the street.

Hosted by Gabriela Lauber

OpensFeatured Listings

1889 Crystal Air Dr
Stunning mountain and Echo Summit views are afforded from this beautifully updated mountain style home. Features oak hardwood floors, natural stone, open beams, vaulted ceilings, recessed lighting, wood frame windows and built in surround sound. Additional loft area encompasses a game room and wet bar. Sliders lead to large sunny decks, one with a hot tub and all with breathtaking sunset views. Sits on over 1/3 acre lot with USFS owned property next door and State owned lot behind. Plus a detached oversized 2 car garage. Already a popular vacation rental, sells furnished.

1070 Emerald Bay Rd
Perfect starter business for someone looking to get into the restaurant arena. This turn Key operation features new commercial hood, flat grill, sandwich station, soft serve yogurt machine. Walk in freezer, numerous prep stations, APA compliant facilities and indoor/outdoor seating. Great place to start your dream!

1325 Wildwood Ave

Spectacular building site with Heavenly Lake Tahoe location comes with phenomenal views of World Cup and the face of Heavenly Ski resort and filtered lakeviews. Build your custom home on this remarkable (over) quarter acre parcel. Plans, permits (allocation) building dept and STPUD fees are paid to build this 3633 sq ft 3 story, custom 5 bdrm, 4.5 ba. home with oversized 2 car garage and elevator. Nestled in and amongst the iconic granite boulders on private Rd Wildwood. Plans are on file and site is getting prepped for foundation (not included at this price) , owned by local owner contractor who will consider building for new buyer/owner pending discussions if desired.

848 El Dorado Ave
Take a breath before you walk through the door! Sweeping panoramic view of meadow, winding river and Mt.Tallac. Full length back deck has excellent sun exposure and a million dollar view. This four bedroom, four bathroom home had a major remodel to include kitchen, windows, electrical and bathrooms. Two bedrooms and two bathrooms are on the entry level and two bedrooms, two bathrooms and family room downstairs. There is a small, finished basement off the downstairs family room, as well as a large, unfinished basement accessible from the exterior. This location offers something for everyone; hiking in the meadow, floating down the river, relaxing in the spa or just sitting on the back deck, watching the world go by!

1223 Bonanza Ave #24
Newly remodeled unit with views of the park. This condo offers 2 bedrooms, remodeled kitchen and bathroom, new vinyl windows with new carpet and tile throughout. Also being sold fully furnished. Perfect for the second home or long term rental.

497 Tahoe Keys Blvd
Imagine walking out your front door down to your boat dock and boarding your Hunter 27 for a sunset sail. Your dream can now become a reality. It’s all included in this amazing Tahoe Keys condo. This nicely furnished end u nit studio includes a loft, gas fireplace and forced air heating too! Great views of the marina, mountains and Heavenly Ski Resort. Included is a Hunter 27 sailboat ready to set sail. All you need to do is bring your suitcase!! Your dream awaits you!!

749 Anita Dr
This is it! South Lake Tahoe modified A Frame located in a great neighborhood. Near trails, beaches,shopping and dining. The best that Tahoe has to offer. From this 50/60s vintage Mtn. cabin, you’ll find a makeover ready for your updates or just move right in and call this home or home away from home. Loads of yards comes with this nearly .2 of an acre flat slightly wooded and sunny parcel with decking and patios for your outdoor and recreational pleasures.

1647 Keller
The stunning Villa Tramonte” is a rich Italian rustic-styled home with a separate fully equipped guest apartment, skillfully terraced into the mountain-side just above Vail’s Tahoe Heavenly Ski Resort. Only when you enter the Villa can you fully appreciate it’s multi-level Lake Tahoe panoramas and feeling of tranquility. Its unique tiered architecture offers unprecedented levels of seclusion and affinity with one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. The ski-in/ski-out location is bordered by preserved USFS land that provides surplus quiet and solitude.

1322 Knoll Ln
Tahoe- Alive and well, this you’ll find, along with what ever your dreams and heavenly visions of lifestyle are here at Lake Tahoe. The home at 1322 Knoll embodies all the best you’ll want; great secluded setting on cul-de-sac plus Lake Tahoe views and spectacular sierra sunsets and vistas. Then there’s the house you’ve got it all! 4-5 bdrm (bunk room included), 3 bath, over sized family room, master bedroom with walk-in closet, sun room style dining, living great room, with fully appointed kitchen and rooms for guests throughout this vacation delight.

1915 Koyukon Dr
Talk about a picture perfect Tahoe Cabin! Completely turnkey, all you need is your suitcase. Once you are home, step out onto your deck and feel the solitude and tranquility while listening to the birds chirping. This house is surrounded on 3 sides by forest service so it feels like it’s just you! Upgraded kitchen and baths, new Anderson windows, open beam knotty Pine ceilings, hardwood floors, gas fireplace, larger bedrooms and the list goes on.

3535 Lake Tahoe Blvd #309
Great vacation getaway or rental. Hard to find 1 bedroom suite with loft condo at one of Tahoe’s finest lakefront resort, Lakeland Village. This fully furnished and remodeled unit has a peek-a-boo view of the lake on which the complex resides. This unit has easy access to a large private beach and a host of other amenities, including a fitness center, sauna, tennis courts, spas, swimming pools, lakeside BBQs, underground parking (with elevator for ease of access) and is located on the 3rd floor and in the main lodge close to the year round heated pool and spa, fitness center & saunas.

1661 Plateau Cir
Lake Tahoe’s Lake Christopher and Trout Creek setting with views for days. Enjoy all 4 seasons from this wonderful Montgomery Estates-Meadow Lakes Mountain style furnished chalet, customized & remodeled with 3 bdrms plus loads of room for your overflow in the storage lofts.

1092 Winnemucca Ave
Very special and unique cabin located across the street from the meadow and Upper Truckee river! Some mountain views with the cabin set towards the back. Open beam ceilings and knotty pine walls. Needs some work, and owner wishes to sell as-is. This special cabin has tons of potential to bring back to it’s original uniqueness for someone with vision, or leave it as is and keep the existing long term tenants on while enjoying the consistent income. The location by the meadow is beautiful.

416 Quaking Aspen #I
Directly across the street from Stagecoach Lodge-the best lift access to Heavenly Mountain! Put your ski boots on in the comfort of your own home. RARE exclusive covered parking-elevator whisks you to your door. Hike the Rim Trail in the summer, and watch the skiers come down while soaking in the hot tub from your spacious private deck. 2 bed/2 bath adorable turnkey ski condo with livable floor plan. If you get tired of your own hot tub, the Tahoe Village pool and spa are just around the bend.

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