Lake Tahoe Real Estate

Easter Egg Hunt in MEYERS Sunday

Lake Valley Fire Dist Easter 2018

Beautiful Tahoe Community event: Our favorite firefighters are hosting this! Bring the kids to Tahoe Paradise Park and Happy Hunting! “Please join us for the 3rd Annual Lake Valley Fire Easter Egg Hunt! There will be 10,000 eggs and golden egg prizes. Please bring your camera and pose with the Easter Bunny for pictures! Please arrive early the hunt begins promptly at 10:00 am!” For more information call (530) 537-3737.

Popular Neighborhood Near Tahoe Keys

Natural exterior style for this Tahoe home

This is the home you’ve been waiting for! With 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a 2 car garage, this is the perfect beautiful Tahoe mountain retreat for you and your family. Great curb appeal, beautifully landscaped, and the expansive, fully fenced backyard is ideal for entertaining. Main living is on entry level with one bedroom, one bathroom, a laundry room, remodeled kitchen and a formal dining room with a unique brick wall and an open fireplace that adds character and Beautiful  Tahoe charm. Upstairs you will find the master bedroom, an additional bathroom and two more bedrooms that both have  … Read More »

Tahoe Mountain Home in Montgomery Estates

Montgomery Estates home with a lodge feel.

Not only is this fabulous home located in Montgomery Estates close to the High Meadow Trails, it features the ideal blend of a Beautiful Tahoe Lodge ambiance and contemporary design. Entering the living area, one’s eyes will be drawn upward to the lofty open beam vaulted ceilings. Off of the living area is a formal dining room which offers plenty of potential for future use all on street level living. On this same floor are the gourmet kitchen, laundry, guest bedroom and a full bath. Upstairs are three spacious bedrooms as well as two more full baths. The master suite  … Read More »

Highland Woods Home is Sure to Please!

Delightful Tahoe home near the lake

This beautiful Tahoe home is ready for you! Warm colors throughout. Upstairs is the large living room with river rock gas fireplace. Dining area. Kitchen has granite counters, Large master bedroom with master bath Jacuzzi bath. Downstairs offers a family room and 2 bedrooms and a bath for separate gathering. Large yard Outside hot tub. Sells mostly furnished! All this and a short walk or bike to the lake, river & meadow for your very own enjoyment of beautiful Tahoe! Com and see for yourself! Call Tim today to see this beautiful Tahoe home! (530) 363-0231 946 Creekwood Drive 3  … Read More »

Rustic & Beautiful Tahoe Family Home

Living space is great inside this beautiful Tahoe mountain home

Beautiful Tahoe custom home in great location! Completed in 2015, the builders focused on every detail of this 5 bedroom, 3 bath home. The property features an open upstairs living concept with an amazing custom kitchen, warm Acacia hardwood floors, Alder cabinetry, doors and mill works. There is natural stone granite, travertine, and slate throughout – all contributing to the beautiful Tahoe mountain styling. The master bedroom features a large walk-in closet, vaulted ceiling and a custom spa bathroom with a jetted tub. This home also features an oversized 3-car garage and stunning entry with hand-peeled log columns. The fully  … Read More »

Buyers May Lose If They Don’t Act Now

Higher mortgage rates

Rising mortgage rates could have a big impact on the direction buyers choose when shopping for real estate, economists warn. “Every time the interest rates go up, you eliminate a group of people who can no longer afford to buy a house,” Don Frommeyer, a mortgage broker at Marine Bank in Indianapolis, told®. “Some people may have to rent for a period of time until they make more money—or buy a smaller house.” To avoid further complications in their plans, buyers may want to speed up their home search this spring, as interest rates are forecasted to move higher in  … Read More »

Contemporary Looks for your Mountain Retreat

clean and contemporary mountain decor

    3 tips for balancing breathtaking natural surroundings with leading-edge style    When it comes to mountain living, a home amidst snow-capped peaks can evoke the image of a traditionally rustic Western lodge, complete with moleskin furnishings and taxidermy displays. But contemporary mountain retreats have become popular in high-end, high-country living, and it’s not hard to see why. Sleek architecture, clean lines, and chic interiors make living in the mountains a truly elevated experience. A contemporary twist to your mountain home can complement breathtaking natural surroundings with leading-edge style. Here are three ways to do it right. 1. Use  … Read More »

Beautiful Tahoe Keys Waterfront Gem

Unbelievable NEW home in the Tahoe Keys

Brand New Custom Beautiful Tahoe Keys home located on a deep water channel with enough room for large boats. Direct access to the lake is right outside your back door. Great Heavenly Mountain and water views from both decks. The rooftop deck is pre-wired for your Hot Tub. The entire home including the garage and rooftop deck have heated floors. The knotty alder cabinetry throughout is all custom made. Along with the island in the kitchen, all the countertops are granite and natural stone. This Beautiful Tahoe house also has A/C. Come enjoy all the Tahoe Keys has to offers  … Read More »

Right in the heart of Tahoe

Interior look at Tahoe Cabin

Great investment property or starter home in the heart of South Lake Tahoe. Single level with two bedrooms, one bath, and a two-car garage. Painted in neutral colors, this cozy home has been updated with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, slate flooring, stone backsplash and new lighting. The bathroom has new vanity, sink, shower doors, and flooring. Plenty of paved parking in front of the two car garage and located on a corner lot. This home is surrounded by very well maintained homes and has a central location. Contact Tim today for a tour of this charmer (530) 363-0231 ” order_by=”sortorder”  … Read More »

You want results. We get that!

home listed and in escrow in just 12 days

When you’re ready to take the leap and make a move, you want to get it done. The decision is made, and you are ready to move forward. Our experienced team understands that. If it’s time to talk about your Beautiful Tahoe future, we hope you’ll talk to us. This is certainly a fast-paced housing market, and you’ll need a great team to represent your best interests. Call our Beautiful Tahoe Real Estate Group today (530) 363-0231 and let’s get started on making your future your today!  

Good Time To Buy?

historical mtg rates 2.22.18

We are often asked if this is a good time to buy a Beautiful Tahoe home. And, of course, we say “YES!” The truth is, there is only ever going to be ONE Lake Tahoe. That in itself validates our answer. Additionally, though, we are still seeing wonderfully low mortgage rates right now. And they will not last.  In 1968, mortgage rates were 8.5%. The next year, rates went down to 7%. Beautiful Tahoe homeowners could buy a 15-20% larger home for the same payments if they could find someone to assume their mortgage. FHA and VA mortgages were very  … Read More »

New Eatery in Meyers

El Fresco Mexican Bistro

Great news, folks! We’ve just opened an exciting new restaurant in Meyers, right next door to Freel Perk (our coffee shop)! Serving up uniquely crafted dishes with a healthy, fresh & delicious Mexican flair, we just know you’re going to LOVE it!  (Yet another awesome spot in Beautiful Tahoe to love, right?) Connecting community through fun, fresh, flavorful food, EL FRESCO MEXICAN BISTRO!    We are a community-minded fresh Mexican restaurant blending our passion for Mexican food and healthy food in an innovative, tasty, fresh, inspired menu for casual dining and take-out.   Our hope is to improve the quality of  … Read More »

Our Favorite Olympian

Jamie Anderson, Tahoe Olympian

Just like her proud parents, Joey & Lauren Anderson, we are smiling from ear to ear here in Beautiful Tahoe about our home-town girl, the phenomenal Jamie Anderson, Olympic Gold Medalist. Sure, we know there are other Tahoe Olympians… awesome athletes. It’s just that we got to watch Jamie and her sisters literally grow up, both on and off the slopes. It was not uncommon to see the Anderson girls around our office, at Century 21 Tahoe Paradise, as their family is loved by everyone. We’ve seen them grow up, and become wonderful adults. So to be able to cheer  … Read More »

1941 Iconic Tahoe Logger

Iconic 1941 Tahoe Log Cabin

This classically handcrafted log cabin charmer is nestled in the Beautiful Tahoe pines and is walking distance to the Lake, restaurants, Ski Run Marina & shops. Just a five-minute drive to Heavenly Ski Resort and the downtown village and casinos. Imagine cozy winters in your very own Beautiful Tahoe logger where you can sit back relax and enjoy the warmth of the original rock fireplace with a remote-controlled gas log insert. You will enjoy the great-room living area, convenient bedroom, and bath all downstairs plus a lovely upstairs loft with bedroom & bath. Lots of parking, awesome back deck &  … Read More »

Great Property in Country Club Estates

Beautiful Tahoe living in Country Club Estates

Are you looking for that perfect Tahoe feeling? This home will not disappoint you! Remodeled in 2015, this Beautiful Tahoe home features granite counter tops, beautiful custom cabinetry, newer appliances, wood floors, hog-wire railing wrapped porch and decks. A new roof was installed in 2016 and decorative metal designs on the front siding. As you enter through the front door you will be delighted to see an open living space featuring a brand new wood burning fireplace and open beam ceilings. On this same floor is the gourmet kitchen, a spacious bedroom as well as a full bathroom/laundry combination. Upstairs  … Read More »

Our Favorite Floorplan

A favorite floorplan in Montgomery Estates

AMAZING home in one of Beautiful Tahoe’s most desirable locations! Montgomery Estates is steps from miles of awesome trails, near-epic snow resorts, beaches, and golf. So find yourself here in this nearly 2600 sq ft, 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home with the great split level floor plan, supersized great room–living, dining, and country kitchen with butcher block island, garden window and wine rack for lil extras. Spacious deck located off of the great room overlooks the park like backyard which makes this Beautiful Tahoe home ideal for entertaining and the complete package. The downstairs has 3 bedrooms, a full bathroom, and  … Read More »

Almost Like 2 Homes

Almost two houses in one

Rarely does a Beautiful Tahoe property come packaged so perfectly while also offering so much potential!  Affectionately named The Treehouse, the lofty views from multiple decks and the private lot set this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home apart. A recently painted exterior and thoughtfully re-imagined interior make this a turnkey retreat for buyers seeking modern amenities and a tech-savvy home. Essentially two properties in one, the main residence features a spacious living area and remodeled kitchen. The gorgeous master suite has designer upgrades throughout. Downstairs is a comfortable rec room with wet bar, 2 additional bedrooms, and a newer bathroom.  … Read More »

Brand New Montgomery Estates Gem

Finest materials and craftsmanship

Brand new construction custom home located in highly desirable Montgomery Estates area in Beautiful Tahoe. This fabulous home just steps away from miles and miles of US forest service lands, the Powerline hiking & biking trail, and less than 4 miles from Heavenly ski resort & the lake. You’ll be pleased with the finish work and the high-quality materials. This luxurious 4 bedroom (two are master suites), 4 full bath home features an upstairs living with high vaulted ceilings and built-in bookcase surrounding the fireplace gives a great wow factor. There’s even a large downstairs family area with a gas  … Read More »

Brand NEW Rustic Contemporary

Currently under construction, with a mid-April completion date, this exceptional design is combined with the remarkable attention to detail of accomplished local builder, G&S Construction. A special Beautiful Tahoe setting with two Conservancy owned parcels to the left plus filtered views through towering pines to the rear of the property. The creative exterior scheme blends a variety of rooflines with vertical metal, cedar siding, and stone. Interior finishes will feature a fashionable combination of rustic and contemporary touches such as Alder doors and distressed wood floors with brilliant white cabinetry, slab quartz counters, and industrial lighting. An expansive great room  … Read More »

The Sublimation of Snow

Bare footprint is an example of Sublimation

Aahhh. Beautiful Tahoe’s winter air. Here is a little Winter Chemistry Lesson for you. Have you ever noticed that if you have frost on your car, it will probably be totally gone by the time you reach your destination, even if the weather is subfreezing? This is an example of sublimation! The snow is turning from a solid directly to a gas, bypassing the liquid watery stage.  Examples of sublimation include: Sunny snowfields shrinking and eventually vanishing without melting into water. Snowmen starting to shrink even though there’s still snow on the Beautiful Tahoe ground. Snow disappearing from your roof  … Read More »

Owning Your Own Home

Pros and Cons list

We found this at Freddie Mac and thought just in case you’re on the fence about buying that Beautiful Tahoe home, you might want to consider these points: Are you looking to take the plunge into homeownership? Chances are, you’ve already crunched the numbers and gone over the pros and cons of buying your own home. Looking to add more things to your pros list? We’re here to help. We’re talking about the journey of homeownership for an entire month. Below are five things that should be at the top of everyone’s list. Homeownership can help you build equity over time. This is the  … Read More »

Brand New and Beautiful

Beautiful Tahoe Home in terrific area

New custom retreat nested on a large lot in a quiet sunny Beautiful Tahoe parcel adjacent to conservancy land. Exceptional Meyers neighborhood with surrounding for hiking, biking, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing. This home offers vaulted ceiling, flowing floor plan and extensive use of natural wood, stone, and granite. The gourmet kitchen with a roomy pantry is equipped with high-end stainless steel appliances. The bi-level kitchen island includes a drawer microwave, granite slab counter top and breakfast bar. All cabinetry, 8′ doors, window casing, and molding are in knotty alder. The master suite has a walk-in closet, ensuite bathroom with double  … Read More »

Incredible Horse Property in Bijou

Incredibly rare horse property on 7 acres in center of South Lake Tahoe

Beautiful Tahoe estate property situated on 7 acres that backs to a large meadow. Gorgeous views, great sun exposure, and a fabulous setting. Also included in the price is over 50,000 square feet of additional TRPA Verified ground coverage! This will allow for additional buildings, corrals, tennis court or whatever you may need. The property is one of the few properties in the Beautiful Tahoe Basin that zoned for horses! The convenient central location is close to all that Tahoe has to offer; skiing, biking, hiking and snowmobiling (right out your back door). Also situated in one of the best  … Read More »

Fun Then and Still Fun Now!

Family fun at Camp Richardson snow shoeing

We found this Vimeo featuring US(!) from a few years back, snowshoeing in Beautiful Tahoe at Historic Camp Richardson! As we have always been big fans of Camp Rich, we’re sharing this with you. There is always more to do in beautiful Tahoe than skiing, and you can still bundle up and get outside and play.  Mountain Sports Center  When the snow flies the fun continues at Camp Richardson! Enjoy snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and many other Lake Tahoe winter activities at the Mountain Sports Center. Recently voted “Best Place to Cross Country Ski” by Tahoe locals, the Mountain Sports Center offers  … Read More »

Montgomery Estates Forested Home

Forest setting for this Montgomery Estates home

This charming chalet in desirable Montgomery Estates is selling furnished and able to accommodate 8 people. It is a successful vacation rental with a 4.9 out of 5 rating on VRBO. It has a peaceful Beautiful Tahoe forest setting on a 10,000 sq ft lot with unbuildable land on one side. A brand new gas fireplace insert has just been installed. Perfect for warming yourself on those beautiful Tahoe snowy nights! It’s just a short distance to Heavenly Valley Ski Resort, National Forest trails, and yet close to town for those looking for nightlife, shopping & restaurants. There is something  … Read More »

Starter Home in Meyers

Remodeled home in Meyers

Sweet remodel on this starter home in the Beautiful Tahoe community of Meyers! Charming location, backing to Conservancy land. This cozy home has new engineered hardwood Acacia floors, new electrical fixtures in living room and outlets upgraded throughout, new waterproof deck coating and railing on garage roof/deck and new exterior paint. Located close to two golf courses, Lake Baron, Beautiful Tahoe Paradise Park, Lake Tahoe Environmental Magnet School and the Truckee River. Meyers is such a great area, and home to our favorite coffee shop, the PERK~! Call Tim today to view this mountain home! (530) 363-0231 1773 Arrowhead Ave 2 Bedrooms  … Read More »

Turn-Key Heavenly Lodge Style Home

Tahoe style ski cabin at the base of Heavenly Ski Resort

Truly a Beautiful Tahoe home… and turn-key! Lodge style living near the base of world-renowned Heavenly Valley ski resort. An incredible opportunity to own this well appointed tri-level mountain-style home across from the beautiful Tahoe open forest. Features include vaulted wood ceilings, large family/game room, two gas fireplaces with stone hearths, 3 bedrooms, and 3 bathrooms. Wrapped in warmth with wood doors, trim, and custom paints. Large rear deck for great for beautiful Tahoe entertaining, overlooking the large, landscaped backyard. Plans on file to add an additional 600 sqft of living space! A great year-round retreat or full-time home near  … Read More »

Newer Home with Separate Spaces

Large custom home with cedar siding

Newer custom home in Beautiful Tahoe Island Park! This well maintained 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath, 2 car garage home is beautifully landscaped and centrally located. The well-designed floor plan allows for 3 of the 4 spacious bedrooms to have custom En Suite bathrooms plus an additional guest bathroom! The gourmet kitchen includes rustic hickory hardwood cabinets, stainless steel appliances, and granite slab counters with plenty of counter space. The great room has tall vaulted ceilings, a floor to ceiling river rock gas fireplace to take the chill off those beautiful Tahoe winter nights, AND surround sound speakers. The upstairs master  … Read More »

Tim’s Tips – Deductibles vs. Risk

Carefree couple

We know how much goes into the purchase of a Beautiful Tahoe home. This is the home you’ve dreamt of, worked hard for and are making beautiful Tahoe memories in. It would be prudent to insure that investment with suitable coverages. Many folks have no real idea how valuable the contents of their home actually are until they’ve suffered a loss. Trying to put a dollar value on daily used items is just not something we think about. Balancing Risk and Deductibles The benefit of insurance is to transfer the risk of loss to a company in exchange for a premium.  … Read More »

Don’t Let a Storm Ruin Your Home

frozen man

Winter is here in Beautiful Tahoe, which means we should expect colder temperatures and an increased risk of significant snowfall and ice in the coming months. Like hailstorms, snowstorms can cause significant damage to your vehicle and your home. While you may not be able to stop a storm from damaging your property, you can usually help reduce the amount of damage it causes.  Here’s a list of tips to help you stay safe before, during, and after a winter storm. Before a Winter Storm Consider installing storm windows or covering the interior-facing side of windows with plastic film to keep cold  … Read More »

Next Page »