Archives for July 2014

Ellie Mae’s self-service mortgage platform targets ‘tech-savvy’ borrowers

[Article courtesy of inman.com] Lenders can tailor Encompass Consumer Direct to fit their needs Ellie Mae is now offering mortgage lenders a consumer direct solution for its Encompass mortgage management platform that can guide homebuyers through a step-by-step … [Read more...]

Need Ideas for your Kitchen Remodel?

HGTV rounded up their all-time favorite kitchens in Cool Houses Daily history. Bright, Open Kitchen: Ross, Calif. Preparing a holiday feast would feel like a California dream in this mountain-view residence. Flowing off of the adjacent family room, the airy kitchen … [Read more...]

In Zillow-Trulia Deal, Making Room for Brokers

[Article courtesy of wsj.com/ Joe Light] Zillow to Issue $3.5 Billion in Stock in Merger of Online Sites Zillow Inc. Z -0.97% and Trulia Inc., TRLA +0.64% the two online real-estate giants that announced plans to merge Monday, have a message for real-estate agents that … [Read more...]

Next section of Truckee Legacy Trail to officially open Aug. 8

[Article courtesy of tahoedailytribune.com/ Margaret Moran] TRUCKEE, Calif. — A 2.2-mile portion of the Truckee River Legacy Trail running west of Tahoe-Truckee Sanitation Agency plant to the Glenshire subdivision will be ready for public use by Aug. 8. “The completion … [Read more...]

10 THINGS TO DO IN AUGUST 2014 IN LAKE TAHOE: TOP AUGUST EVENTS AND SUMMERTIME THINGS TO DO IN LAKE TAHOE ANNOUNCED BY TAHOESBEST.COM

 [Article courtesy of einnews.com / Lindsey Skinner] Lake Tahoe in August Is Full of Sunshine, Watersports, Outside Activities, and Good Times; So Take Advantage of the Beautiful Weather and Enjoy Top Things to Do This August in Lake Tahoe LAKE TAHOE, CA -- (Marketwired) … [Read more...]

Tahoe/Truckee agencies enforce water restrictions amid CA drought

[Article courtesy of tahoedailytribune.com / Kevin MacMillan, Photo courtesy Nate Dyk] TAHOE CITY, Calif. — Local water agencies plan to enforce restrictions for property owners in response to California’s worsening drought situation. On Friday, the Tahoe City Public … [Read more...]