U.S. home sales were slowing even before Donald Trump emerged as the next president of the United States. Now in the wake of Trump’s surprise victory, mortgage rates are rising fast. Lenders are concerned that Trump will aggressively cut taxes and boost infrastructure spending, which would drive up the cost of managing the U.S. debt, increase inflation and give the Federal Reserve cause to raise the key rate that underpins all consumer borrowing. Finish reading here.
A tidal wave of existing-home sales flooded the housing market last month, pooling to a decade-high pace, according to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, grew 2.0 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.60 million in October, from an upwardly revised 5.49 million in September. October’s sales pace was 5.9 percent above a year ago (5.29 million) and surpasses June’s pace (5.57 million) as the highest since February 2007 (5.79 million).
“October’s strong sales gain was widespread throughout the country and can be attributed to the release of the unrealized pent-up demand that held back many would-be buyers over the summer because of tight supply,” says Lawrence Yun, chief economist at NAR. “Buyers are having more success lately despite low inventory and prices that continue to swiftly rise above incomes. Finish reading here.
Give Back With Deb Howard & Co!
We’ll be holding a holiday drive at our open houses through Christmas. Stop by, tour our great homes for sale and give back to our local community in need.
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. Sunny side of the street with lots of parking.
Wonderfully remodeled chalet located in the heart of South Lake Tahoe. Located next to conservancy property, the house has the feeling of seclusion even though you’re minutes away from Heavenly and the lake. The open living room/kitchen combo offers vaulted ceilings, a full wall of windows for great sun exposure, bamboo laminate flooring, gas fireplace, concrete countertops, newer cabinets and newer appliances. In both the downstairs bedrooms you’ll find French doors leading out to the backyard. Once out in the backyard, you can soak in the hot tub while looking at the stars. The bamboo flooring is carried throughout the house. Both bathrooms are renovated with newer fixtures. It’s the perfect mix of modern and mountain. Perfect first home or vacation property.
Once in a life opportunity to find this dream home. Lease option available. Spectacular 3.8 acre parcel Upper 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.
Short Sale – priced to sell!! Heavenly Location, location! Short Sale opportunity knocks. Adjacent to the forest and just blocks to the shores of Lake Tahoe and Heavenly and minutes to the casinos, shopping and dining, this end unit embodies everything about South Shore living. Cute, clean and featuring downstairs living with an open floor plan from the living room anchored by fireplace to the remodeled kitchen, a half bath and laundry area for convenience and a deck off the back to soak it all in.
Cascade Property – Lake Tahoe’s secluded lake front gated community with private pier, where you feel miles away, yet minutes to everything. Located at the base of the Sierras, Emerald Bay and at azure Lake Tahoe water’s edge. Find your way home to this magnificent mountain Lodge situated on over .5.acre grounds overlooking Cascade Creek, picturesque framed views of Lake Tahoe and majestic old growth Cedar and Jeffrey Pines with miles of wilderness out your door.
Wonderful Tahoe cabin located close to all the amenities Tahoe has to offer. With the open, spacious layout of this cabin, you could live upstairs with the beautiful vaulted ceilings and extra loft and rent out the downstairs room, or put the growing teenager in there. New floors, upgraded kitchen and fully furnished. Exterior of the house, deck and stairs are freshly painted and stained. The one car garage is a bonus! Make this cabin yours before the season starts.
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.
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.
Beautifully remodeled 2300+ square foot home in the prime Round Hill neighborhood. Located on the National Forest. This house has views of Heavenly Ski Resort with biking and hiking trails steps from the backyard. This home features 5 Bedrooms 3 Full Baths a Mother in law unit with kitchenette, wine room and a 2 plus car garage with tons of storage. The large open living room, dining room and kitchen with wood burning fireplace, and 14×50 wood deck with hot tub & barbecue makes this home perfect for entertaining. Home comes completely furnished. This is a great home located on a quiet rare Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest lot.
Nothing Less than Spectacular.. Jaw dropping views and sunsets over Emerald Bay comes with this most impressive fully furnished (down to the linens, dishes, and flat screens… There are many) custom re-build, nearly 6.300 sq. ft.; 6 plus bdrms (3 en suites), 4.5 ba, Rec/exercise room, and mother in law/guest quarters. Finished in top of the line quality craftsmanship from top to bottom on all floors that are accessible by elevator. Complete with atrium windows to enjoy the lake view and ride down from street to the formal entry.
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!!
Lakeview vacation rental. 4 bedroom, 2 bath, fully furnished, fabulous charming home. Sweet home or home away from home..in either event it’s the good life at Lake Tahoe. This mountain style 2 story home is situated over Reagan Beach with full panoramic lake views from the living, kitchen, master bedroom, and best of all from the hot tub set on the expansive and landscaped backyard which is host to many a celebration. Lots of upgrades, paint, new decking, granite rock wood burning fireplace.
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.
Your cuisine dream opportunity for someone looking to get into the local restaurant arena in a prime location. This turn Key operation features new commercial hood, flat grill, sandwich station, soft serve yogurt machine. Walk in freezer, numerous prep stations, large storage loft, APA compliant facilities and indoor/outdoor seating in a popular busy shopping center with ample parking. Raley’s Supermarket and Starbucks are the Anchor stores.
Looking for a small turn key business in Tahoe?? This money making Thrift Boutique is the answer. The location doesn’t get any better than this. The exposure makes this little boutique busy all day. This store receives daily donations and puts out new items daily. This store works in conjunction with Live Violence Free to provide free clothes and household appliances to those in need.
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.