After weeks of the occasional mild snowfall measured in inches, the basin has been buried in multiple feet of snow, and there is more in the forecast for next week. The National Weather Service in Reno issued a rare Blizzard Warning that went into effect on Tuesday, Jan. 26, and ended this morning at 4 a.m.
Before the multi-day storm hit the basin, the Tahoe snowpack was at about 53% of average, but officials say this storm could boost that number by over 20%. “It’s going to help a lot, it won’t put us over a normal amount but it will get us closer,” said Jeff Anderson, a hydrologist with the Nevada Resources Conservation Service who performs the snow surveys during the season. “As of midnight Thursday morning we are at 68%…. Read here.
In a list of 100 different things you can do to help pass the time during quarantine, you might not be surprised to discover that a majority of these activities happen in the same place: your home. And while you may have moved past the sourdough starter phase or the adult coloring book trend, you could still be looking for things you can do inside, because that’s where most Americans are spending their time these days…Read here.
Thanks to the atmospheric river that hit Tahoe, we’ve already received over 40 inches of snow and in some places, over 50. Atmospheric rivers are narrow corridors of concentrated moisture in the atmosphere caused by the meeting of warm and cold fronts. These storms can dump multiple feet of snow at a time. The Tahoe Basin remains under a blizzard warning until Friday morning at 4:00am.
Weekly South Shore Real Estate Stats
Active median price is currently $1,435,000
Pending median price is currently $555,000
Sold median price is currently $633,000
The absorption rate is finally a bit higher than months past as the median home price has been climbing and days on market increasing accordingly. Our active, pending and sold sales are holding steady with a slight increase in pending sales. There is anticipation of increases in inventory as sellers start planning to make moves now that vaccines are finally coming into the health markets and to the people who so dearly need them. Additionally, many vacation rental properties will be cycling out of their VHR permits as Measure T impacts are coming into play here in the So Lake Tahoe city jurisdictions. We will be keeping an eye on this activity and sharing market conditions as it evolves.
Wonderful Condo located in the Summit at Heavenly! This property boasts two bedrooms, two full bathrooms and a large loft area. There are a number of upgrades already completed but it awaits your final finishing touches. Located only a few minutes from the Cal Base at Heavenly and a short distance to Lake Tahoe, Ski Run Marina, shops and dining. This is the perfect spot for a weekend getaway, starter home or investment property.
Enjoy this spectacular Heavenly Lakeview home including 3 bedrooms, game room, 2.5 baths, 2,400 square feet, RV & Collectors Garage! This Mountain Chalet, with a stunning remodeled great room is anchored by a floor to ceiling rock gas fireplace. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout and a gourmet kitchen to wow even the most discerning of chefs. All this sits perched on over 1.3 acres with wrap around decks and a large hot tub, excellent for enjoying all 4 incredible seasons. But wait there’s more! As you stroll around, check out the 2,400 square foot commercial grade utility/RV garage with hydronic heated floors. It’s perfect for all your toys, boats, collector cars, RV’s and more. Remodeled upgrades and amenities include a newer heavy composition roof, new wood and vinyl framed windows throughout, recent exterior paint, new light fixtures, driveway sealcoating, RV hook ups, wine cellar, hydronic heated entry/mud room, game room flooring and oversized 2 car attached garage!
Indulge all your senses here in this gorgeous Lake Tahoe Modern Residence. Enjoy this well-crafted custom 7 bedroom, 6.5 bath home located in Heavenly Valley. Fully furnished & great for entertaining. Steps to Vails Heavenly ski resort, trails, arts & culture, casinos and more! It’s fully stocked to include majestic lake, forest & mountain views from every room including the expansive great room, anchored by a 2 story granite rock fireplace and the fully loaded Chefs gourmet kitchen with a huge granite slab counter where culinary creations are inspired. Eye candy views enjoyed from the dining & great room. Step out on the deck & enjoy the sunsets while you relax in the spa tub, or take in the show in the media room, then pop upstairs to the game room, fully equipped with your choice of billiards or ping pong. If that’s not enough, yes that is a fabulous full floor spa which includes an indoor swimming pool, steam shower & sauna room, plus lounge & fireplace. Come home to Tahoe & live the dream!
Here is your chance to own your home and operate an established daycare out of it in beautiful Lake Tahoe. This 3 bed, 2 bath, 1582 square foot home is currently being run as a successful daycare/ preschool on the main floor with 2 personal bedrooms and a private bathroom upstairs. Upgrades include: remodeled upstairs bathroom, upgraded kitchen, 40 year roof installed in 2008, upgraded electrical, newer water heater, furnace and siding, newer sheetrock and fully insulated walls. The mudroom has a new exterior door and etched windows that were salvaged from the old Stetson steak house in the Horizon. Located in Meyers you have the added bonus of being zoned for livestock so this backyard is not only a mecca for fun but it also has a large chicken coop and a beautiful, mature garden, large shed and yard hydrant. So much is bundled into this package that it all cannot be listed here.
Cozy, quaint, affordable 1 bedroom Tahoe Keys furnished oasis. This property is situated within a prestigious neighborhood with all the amenities to make life in Tahoe easy. Includes access to an indoor and outdoor pool, tennis courts, park, pier, private beach, basketball and volleyball courts, the Lake, and don’t forget a boat slip just a few steps away. Beautiful views of the mountains and tennis courts. Newer roof installed in 2019.