NEW YORK (CNNMoney) by Aaron Smith–The pace of sales for previously owned homes rose in October, despite the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, in the latest sign of improvement for the long-battered housing market. Existing home sales rose to an annual rate of 4.79 million, seasonally adjusted, the National Association of Realtors reported. Read Full Article
Carnelian Bay – stone & cedar delight with lake views from every room. Granite floors and fireplaces, carpeted bedrooms. One step into home, then lift access through home to pier; one handicapped-friendly shower. Beautiful details, max use of spaces, Smart Home, hydronic heat, lots of windows, family room with fireplace and wet bar, Sundeck on deep water pier with 10,000# lift under, 2 buoys. Surround sound, imported fixtures, Huggy Bear cabinets, Alder finishes, 9-bed bunk room. Gracious and practical
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Heigh Ho Lodge
Once frequented by Walt Disney is located on the shore of historic Old-Brockway and is now available for that special Tahoe buyer. 3 contiguous lakefront parcels consisting of 287FT+/- of stunning sand beach on 1.67AC+/- of landscaped grounds (including majestic granite boulders) with an idyllic 6BR main house that sleeps 21, fully equip 2BR/1.5BA guest house, and luxurious 2BR/2BA caretakers house. Full southern exposure and massive views across Lake Tahoe. Make your Magical memories here.
Fabulous Ski Lease Opportunity. Central location to Northstar, Diamond Peak or Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows.Designed and built by Loverde Builders in 2002, this 3,800+ sq. ft. home features agate bay stone exterior face, alder interior trim, Nyatoh doors and specially-designed paneling along with hydronic heat, dramatic high ceilings, 4 ensuite bedrooms, Eagle windows, Hammerton lights, custom iron work, freeze alarms and fire sprinklers. Quartzite flooring is used on the main level and patios. Tenant pays electric, gas, cable, phone, internet, snow removal. Owner pays water, sewer, trash (one can a week). References required.
With the official start to the Tahoe ski season just around the corner, the Tahoe Fund is launching the popular “Plates for Powder” promotion to drive sales of Lake Tahoe license plates. From now until April 15, anyone who purchases a new Lake Tahoe license plate in either California or Nevada is eligible to receive two free ski ticketsto one of the 11 Tahoe resorts participating in the program..
Chase’N Around Lake Tahoe April 2011 Monthly Newsletter
in this issue
:: Featured Property
:: Real Estate Articles
:: Local Events of the Month
:: Featured Restaurant
Finely Crafted Kurt Reinkens-designed home in Lahontan Golf Community
Enter into this custom designed home on over a half of an acre. Relax beneath the rustic trusses while entertaining friends and family in the Great room and adjoining family/media room. Four bedrooms, four and a half bathrooms plus a two car garage. Most furnishings sold with property. Social membership is included with golf membership available through the club.
Three States Move to Ban Foreclosure Sales From Appraisal Values
With foreclosure sales steadily rising, four states are concerned that the use of the foreclosure sale prices in appraisals of neighboring homes is distorting the market. Legislators in Illinois, Nevada, and Missouri have all proposed separate bills that would exclude or restrict foreclosure sales from being used as comparisons to determine the value of homes around them. Click Here for the Entire Article
The Tahoe Truckee Earth Day Festival is a volunteer run, non-profit event to recognize, celebrate and promote the region’s unique beauty. Come for fun, live music and entertainment, and to learn how to preserve and protect our local and global natural resources. Click Here for More Informaton
April 23rd & 24th
Annual Easter egg hunt offers fun for the entire family at Commons Beach. Egg hunt for kids, Golden Egg hunt for parents, pictures with the Easter Bunny, face painting, games and more. Bring your camera. 10 a.m. Rain or shine.
Eggstravaganze! Community egg hunt on Incline Beach from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. for ages infant to 11 years old. Have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny.
Community Easter Egg Hunt. Regional Park. 11:30 am. Free. Bring your own basket. Face painting and other activities.
Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt~Brunch served at Gar Woods from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Egg hunt begins at 11 a.m.
Jake’s on the Lake from 10am-2pm serving an Easter Sunday Brunch Buffet featuring an array of mouth watering items.$24 per adult, $12 per child age 12 and under. Kids may even find a few Easter eggs!
Jake’s Alpenglow Dinners Early-Bird Special
5:30-6:30pm daily (through mid-June, holiday periods excluded).
Guests are invited to enjoy a 3-course meal with many delectable dishes to choose from a special menu for $25 per person, or $31 with a glass of premium wine. Full dinner menu also available. www.JakesTahoe.com