New Listing-Carnelian Woods Townhome

-2 BR, 1.5 BA -Updates throughout -Offered turnkey This Carnelian Woods end unit offers great sun exposure and views of Lake Tahoe, mountains, and trees.  New doors, windows, furnace, ceiling fans, lighting, not to mention the entire complex has been spruced up … [Read more...]

U.S. Home Sales Jump to a 10 Year High

Article Taken from the L.A. Times Americans bought homes in March at the fastest pace in more than a decade, a strong start to the traditional spring buying season. Sales of existing homes climbed 4.4% last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.71 million, … [Read more...]

Life is Good for U.S. Home Sellers

It's good to be a home seller right now ... really good. That's because it's the most profitable time to sell a home in almost 10 years. Homeowners who sold in the first three months of this year saw an average price gain of $44,000 from purchase, according to a report … [Read more...]

Was it a Record Setting Year?

  Article Taken from MoonshineInk.com It seemed like the snow would never stop falling this winter, and Tahoe/Truckee is just now, at the end of April, beginning to see the massive snowpack begin to melt, at least at lower elevations. Up high, that’s another … [Read more...]

Incline to Sand Harbor-Bikeway/Shared Use Path approved by NTB

Article Taken from SierraSun.com The Nevada Department of Transportation Board on Monday approved a $36.2 million project to build the bikeway-shared use path between Country Club Drive in Incline Village to Sand Harbor State Park. Project Manager Nick Johnson told the … [Read more...]

What to Expect From KSL, Aspen’s Buying Spree

Article Taken from MoonshineInk.com Four Things the Next Wave of Ski Resort Consolodation Fortells There’s a new major player in the ski industry, and its name is… well, it doesn’t have a name yet. But this newly created entity formed by a merger between affiliates … [Read more...]

Truckee Railyard Developers Give Preview of Theater, Artists Lofts

Article taken from SierraSun.com TRUCKEE, Calif. — While an exact groundbreaking date remains uncertain, the Truckee Railyard project is gaining traction heading into 2016. At the Truckee Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 8, council members unanimously agreed to … [Read more...]

Impacts of TRID Starting to Show

Article taken from HousingWire.com Now that over two months have passed since the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclose rule went into effect, the initial impact is starting to show in the closing data, according to the latest Origination Insight Report by Ellie Mae. In … [Read more...]

A Real Conversation About The Fed and Mortgage Rates

Article Taken from Mortgage News Daily http://www.mortgagenewsdaily.com/consumer_rates/542772.aspx Mortgage rates jumped again today, moving to the highest levels more than a month ahead of tomorrow's hotly anticipated Fed Announcement.  Many lenders are now back up to … [Read more...]

Deal Struck to Preserve Historic Donner Summit Rock Climbing Areas

Article taken from Sierra Sun        TRUCKEE, Calif. — The Truckee Donner Land Trust and the Access Fund last week announced the acquisition and protection of a significant set of climbing areas on Donner Summit. The purchase protects the historic 400-foot Black Wall … [Read more...]