Understanding the Tight Inventory Situation in the Tahoe Truckee Region

In today’s tight inventory market, you probably want more options for your search. The picturesque landscapes, stunning vistas, and endless recreational opportunities in both the winter and summer make the Lake Tahoe Truckee region a dream destination for many. However, for those looking to buy property in this sought-after area, the reality of tight inventory […]



The Best Way To Keep Track of Mortgage Rate Trends

If you’re thinking about buying a home in the Lake Tahoe Truckee area, chances are you’ve got mortgage rates on your mind. You’ve heard about how they impact how much you can afford in your monthly mortgage payment, and you want to make sure you’re factoring that in as you plan your move. The problem is, with all the headlines in […]



Why Access Is So Important When Selling Your House

If you’re gearing up to sell your house this spring, one of the early conversations you’ll have with your Tahoe Estates Group agent is about how much access you want to give buyers. And you may not realize just how important it is to make your house easy to tour. Spring is the peak homebuying season, so […]



Why Pre-Approval Is Even More Important This Year

On the road to becoming a homeowner? If so, you may have heard the term pre-approval get tossed around. Let’s break down what it is and why it’s important if you’re looking to buy a home in 2024. What Pre-Approval Is As part of the homebuying process, your lender will look at your finances to figure out what they’re willing to […]



What’s Really Happening with Mortgage Rates?

Are you feeling a bit unsure about what’s really happening with mortgage rates? That might be because you’ve heard someone say they’re coming down. But then you read somewhere else that they’re up again. And that may leave you scratching your head and wondering what’s true. The simplest answer is: that what you read or hear […]



Don’t Let the Latest Home Price Headlines Confuse You

Based on what you’re hearing in the news about home prices, you may be worried they’re falling. But here’s the thing. The headlines aren’t giving you the full picture. If you look at the national data for 2023, home prices actually showed positive growth for the year. While this varies by market, and while there were some months with slight […]



Q3 2023 Tahoe Truckee Market Report for Homes $2M+ in Marketplace

The Lake Tahoe Truckee luxury market saw a notable bump in activity. Skyrocketing nearly 7x the previous quarter. Lakefront sales under $10M saw a bump on the North Shore . . . read more here:



Growing Your Net Worth with Homeownership

Take a moment to imagine where you want to be in a few years. You might be thinking about your job, money, wanting more stability, or goals you want to reach soon. Is homeownership a part of that vision? If it is, you should know owning a home has a whole lot of financial benefits One of […]



The Many Non-Financial Benefits of Homeownership

Buying and owning your own home can have a big impact on your life. While there are financial reasons to become a homeowner, it’s essential to think about the non-financial benefits that make a home more than just a place to live. Here are some of the top non-financial reasons to buy a home. According to Fannie Mae, […]



Maui Relief – How You Can Help

In the midst of life’s unexpected challenges, communities often come together to offer support and solidarity to those facing hardships. The enchanting island of Maui, known for its breathtaking landscapes and vibrant culture, is no exception. When disaster strikes or individuals are in dire need, Maui relief funds play a pivotal role in providing assistance, […]