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11777 China Camp Rd Truckee CA 96161 | Lot for Sale

Your dreams will come true when you see the pictures and say, this is the place!  Stunning views, more than half an acre of space, and a genuine sense of tranquility are just a few of the

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10 WAYS TO SAVE ON HOME INSURANCE PREMIUM

1) USE THE SAME INSURANCE COMPANY FOR MULTIPLE POLICIESMany companies will offer you a discount if you have multiple policies with them. Don’t hesitate to ask your insurance company about

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June In Tahoe

This month might be the best for you to experience Tahoe!June 6, 2018 - Wednesday Mountain Bike Skills SessionsVarying Skills covered each week off the trail to better improve your bike

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14206 Hansel Ave Tahoe Donner Truckee CA 96161 Home For Sale

An idyllic resort homeCaptivating forest views, fresh air, and a peaceful and serene lifestyle are just a few of the many things offered by this stunning mountain retreat.Set off the main road and

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11483 Chamonix Rd Truckee CA 96161 | Tahoe Donner Acreage for Sale

The perfect location for your custom-built mountain retreat.Who doesn’t dream of finding the perfect property to build a resort home for weekend getaways and a break from the busy workweek?

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May To June Truckee Events And Activities

Let us all get ready for fun and exciting events to come in Truckee!Ultimate Tahoe-Truckee Trail Race Guide (MAY 02, 2018)Learn what the best trail runs and ultra races in Lake Tahoe and Truckee are

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14206 Hansel Ave Tahoe Donner

This custom designed and well laid out home is quietly nestled down off the main road, privately located on a wooded lot in the desirable Tahoe Donner neighborhood. It has 3 Bedrooms, 3.5

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The Beauty Of Lake Tahoe Truckee

I love living & working in Truckee/Tahoe. One just needs to pause a moment & look outside to see the breathtaking scenery. If you are moved by these pictures & want to get a piece of this mountain

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NORTH LAKE TAHOE MAY 2018 ACTIVITIES GUIDE

Mark your calendar! This summer in North Lake Tahoe is packed with can’t miss festivals and events. From the shores of Lake Tahoe to surrounding mountain summits and everywhere in between, summer

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6 REASONS TO OWN A HOME

In addition to the obvious reasons for owning a home, here are six key benefits of homeownership that can help you decide to buy your own home . Happiness - The feeling of owning your own home

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ORGANIC FOOD ON A BUDGET

Organic food usually tastes better, and is better for you, but it can also be very expensive compared to non-organic products. Organic food can cost nearly 50 percent more, thanks to the extra labor

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CREATE AN EVACUATION PLAN FOR YOUR PETS

An evacuation plan is a necessity for every home, especially if you live in an area where fires, earthquakes, hurricanes, flooding, and other disasters are a possibility. Many homeowners create

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HOW TO CHECK YOUR HOME FOR AIR LEAKS

We’re well into the fall season and winter is right around the corner. This is the time of year when it’s especially important to make sure your home is properly sealed. Air leaks can make it

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5 SECRETS WEAPONS FOR DIY PROJECTS

Is there a home maintenance project that’s been lingering on your to-do list for too long because you’re dreading the trip to the hardware or craft store? There are some projects you can tackle

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DEALING WITH SCRATCHED HARDWOOD FLOORS

Hardwood floors are highly desirable for most homeowners, but they come with their share of challenges when it comes to cleaning, maintenance, and repairs. After a few months or years of heavy use

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FINDING THE RIGHT MATTRESS

You’ve got more options than ever when mattress shopping these days with no shortage of brick-and-mortar and online-only retailers to choose from. Here are the factors you should consider when

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IDEAS FOR ACCENT WALLS

An accent wall can totally transform a room, taking it from boring and drab to bold and exciting. Accent walls create a new focal point for your space, add liveliness and contrast, and are typically

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PRIORITY TASKS FOR YOUR MOVE IN

Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should

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APRIL 2018 UPCOMING EVENTS IN TRUCKEE

Experience the beauty of Truckee with some awesome upcoming events this April! 1. Winter Wonder Grass Tahoe APRIL 6, 2018Winter Wonder Grass Tahoe returns for 3 days of world-class

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5 NEGOTIATING TACTICS THAT KILL A SALE

Negotiation is a subtle art in real estate, but skilled negotiators can usually find some common ground that satisfies all parties. On the other hand, using the wrong negotiation tactics can sink a

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DISPELLING REFINANCING MYTHS

“Refinancing” is a scary word for many people, but that shouldn’t be the case for you. For many homeowners, refinancing can not only lower your monthly payments and help with your monthly

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Full Moon Snowshoe Tour Blue Moon

Ever imagine yourself walking on snow with the shed of moonlight? A fairy tale not only a girl would desire to feel, also a family who wants to feel relieved from all kinds of stress.Shiver

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MUST HAVE TOOLS FOR HOMEOWNERS

When you own your home, things are going to break and, unless you want to spend your money on visits from a neighborhood handyman, you’re going to need to fix them yourself. Luckily, you don’t

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WHICH DOWN PAYMENT STRATEGY IS RIGHT FOR YOU

You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20-percent down payment before you buy a home. The logic behind saving 20 percent is solid, as it shows that you have the financial discipline and

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5 CRITERIA FOR PRICING A HOME

When you put your home up for sale, one of the best ways to determine the asking price is to look at comparable sales. There’s rarely a perfect apples-to-apples comparison, so a pricing decision

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Why Do We Wear Green On Saint Patricks Day

In Ireland, St. Patrick's Day is a legal public holiday and a day of religious observance for both the Roman Catholic Church and the Church of Ireland. However, the day is perhaps better known for

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Why March Is The Best Month To Visit Tahoe

Tahoe City is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Tahoe City is located on Lake Tahoe, 14 miles southeast of Donner Pass and here are three reasons to visit Tahoe in March

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FIVE MONEY SAVING GREEN UPGRADES

Going green is great for the environment, but that’s not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your home, it can also lead to some major savings.Solar panels: The upfront cost is

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SHORT SALE AND FORECLOSURE HOW ARE THEY DIFFERENT

As unfortunate as it can be when homeowners fall behind on mortgage payments and must face the possibility of losing their homes, short sales and foreclosures provide them options for moving on

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Grays Crossing Undeveloped Property

Available: Incredible opportunity to build your mountain dream home on sunny double lot in Gray’s Crossing. Beautiful lot with views of the Carson Range to the east and Northstar mountain,

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Four Reasons To Get Excited For Tahoe Summer

Many know Lake Tahoe as a popular winter recreation destination. For those that live here full-time, there is no lack of recreation and entertainment year-round. As spring begins to bloom and the

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12 Tax Deductions Credits For Tahoe Truckee Homeowners

 It’s never too early for Truckee and Tahoe homeowners to start preparing to file 2017 taxes. Few, if any, really enjoy taking time out of already busy schedules to file income taxes, but’

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Home Buying The Features You Want Vs The Features You Need

Have you determined what features your new Tahoe home absolutely must have?   Often, buyers approach the home search without a clear idea of what they're looking for. They

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Things To Consider For Truckee Home BuyersThings To Consider For Truckee Home Buyers

When you want to buy a home in Truckee you have quite a few things to consider, but two things should be primary:The PriceThe Location     First, the price. It can be-

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List No Truckee Home Before Its Time

When you make the decision to sell your Truckee home, the impulse is to get it on the market right away. But that can be a costly mistake. Instead, carefully choose a listing agent 

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Why Is Your Tahoe Home Not Selling

If your Tahoe home isn’t selling…If you have yourTahoe homefor sale and nothing good is happening, the first thing you need to consider is when and where the process is breaking down.Is it not

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Buying A Tahoe Home Loyalty To Your Agent Will Bring Assurance To Your Success

Some buyers believe that searching on line and calling every agent with an interesting listing is the path to finding the perfect home. When the agent asks what they’re looking for and offers to

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Looking For A New Home In Tahoe Look No Further Than Donner Lake

Your eyes blink as the brilliant eastern sun shines through your windows. You roll over, stretch, and lift yourself out of bed. Downstairs, a fresh cup of coffee is waiting for you. You scoop it up

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Irresistible Tahoe Mountain Homes

The Truckee-Tahoe region is home to many awesome neighborhoods and several world-class gated communities. Each of these communities offers a variety of benefits and services to new homeowners. As a

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Six Tahoe Spring Activities You Shouldnt Miss

Spring is a beautiful time to be taking in the Tahoe area. While long-time Tahoe residents know there may still be one or two snowfalls ahead before spring has sprung into full force, most resorts

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Homeowners Insurance For Truckee Home

Homeowner’s Insurance and Home Warranty Coverage: What’s the Difference? Your client’s text message says she is “over the moon” about the home you found for her. But now that the

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3 Surprising Truths About Selling Your Property On Your Own

Some people think that listing your home for sale by owner (FSBO) is better than having it with a licensed realtor. However, they should be aware of these things before considering putting up that

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How To Know If Your Real Estate Agent Is The Right One For You

            A house is an important part of your life. More than just a roof over your head, it is also a statement of who you are and

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Moving Tips When Buying Or Selling A Tahoe Home In The Near Future

Moving, for most of us, isn’t much fun. It’s hard work. And while settling into a new home is exciting, it’s still a time of confusion as possessions try to find their rightful places in

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How To Sell Your Truckee Home Fast With Inexpensive Bathroom Improvements

When you’re selling your home in Truckee, the condition of the bathroom will play a large part in your success. Because the bathroom is one of the two most used rooms in any homes,

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Preparing For Your Truckee Home Inspection

Your Truckee home is under contract? Now comes the home inspection. Are you ready? The answer is, “probably not,” because few people are. Your home may be sparkling clean and

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Five Benefits Of Buying Your Next Home In Martis Camp

Martis Camp is one of most impressive housing communities in the Tahoe region. Located conveniently between Truckee and the shores of North Lake Tahoe, Martis Camp is a 653-lot, low-density resort

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3 Reasons Why Vacation Rental Homes Are Good Investments

Let's get this straightforward. Vacation rental homesare good investments because of these 3 reasons... 1. There is a strong rental demand in markets EVERYWHERE This is true for most

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Just Listed Lot For Sale In Brookstone Dr

Choosing the perfect location for your property is one thing that you have to consider first. Will it suit your family's needs? Is it accessible and close to places that can provide our basic

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How Much Should You Pay For Mortgage

According toKate Williams, Ph.D, your monthly debt payments including mortgage should not be more than 45 percent of your total income. In consideration to this, the most significant factors to

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Top 3 Reasons Why A Mortgage Or A Loan Is Not Approved

Searching for your dream home that perfectly fits your budget and preferences is easier done with a realtor but obtaining an approval for a mortgage is a bit harder especially if you have been

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Conforming Real Estate Loan Limits For 2018 Increase

Good news for Buyers planning to get their mountain dream homes. The conforming loan limits for the year 2018 has increased!In many parts of USA, the standard conventional loan limit has gone up to

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Six Reasons Why Winter Is A Promising Time To Sell Your Home

Some people mistakenly think that it is not wise to sell your home this winter for fear that nobody is up to buy it. Wrong.Little do they know, it is actually sometimes better to sell a home every

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Happy 2018 For Truckee

Now that we are about to wrap up the year 2017, the beautiful town of Truckee is sure to offer these fun-filled events at the strike of 12:00 in 2018. You wouldn’t want to miss these spectacular

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