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July 23rd, 2014





 Since 2007, the National Association of REALTORS┬« (NAR) has conducted a yearly survey to measure the sales of U.S. residential real estate to international clients. The survey provides information about the origin, destination, and buying preferences of international homebuyers in the U.S. as well as the challenges and opportunities faced by REALTORS┬« in the international market. Below are some of the key findings of the 2015 Profile of International Home Buying Activity. Record Sales Volume & Continued Growth For the period of April 2014 - March 2015, the amount of total home sales to international clients has been estimated at approximately $104 billion, a 13% increase from the previous year!

Five Countries Account for 51% of International Purchases International home buyers in the U.S. came from nearly all over the globe, but there are five countries that have the account for the largest amounts of U.S. home purchases - Canada, China, Mexico, India, and the United Kingdom. These five countries account for over 51% of total purchases by international buyers! To Finish reading, click here.




Hello Campers! It is time for the 3rd Annual Bass Camp Festival & we are beyond excited! The brand new Hard Rock Outdoor Arena in Lake Tahoe, NV will feature 3-stages, 12-hours of music, and of course, the best line-up of artist along with some of the yummiest food from local food trucks. And best of all....the location, wrapped in the mountains of Lake Tahoe. To Finish reading, click here.


Open Houses                                                 July 24th


912 Council Rock Friday 1:00pm-3:00pm
Fantastic in-town location for this 3 bedroom, 2 bath ranch style home that is ready to be your primary or vacation getaway. Spacious back deck for entertaining friends and family on those warm Tahoe summer nights. Conveniently located off Tahoe Keys Blvd. and bike trails leading to the Lake and meadows. Attached 2 car garage to store all your Tahoe toys along with a completely fenced in backyard. Come see this home today- it won't last long!!

Hosted by Kyle & Megan Hernandez
1075 Mohawk Friday  3:00pm-5:00pm
This newer construction craftsman style home located in the popular Meyers neighborhood (home to several recent Olympic medalists!) will wow you with the attention to detail, large fenced fully landscaped yard & gorgeous mountain views. Featuring red oak hardwood floors, alder cabinets & doors, granite slab counters, double ovens, walk in pantry, Thermador 5 burner downdraft range, built in speaker system throughout, custom Hunter Douglas honeycomb blinds, Jacuzzi tub, double vanities & 2 walk in closets in the master, cedar lined closets, vaulted ceilings, custom light fixtures throughout & tons of custom built in storage. The wood fire pit in the back yard, 2 paver stone patios, & French doors leading to large deck with awnings is a great space for entertaining. Pride of ownership is evident throughout. Plus double gates & plenty of space for boat or RV parking, and it is located on a cul de sac street with access to a short trail to Lake Baron & Tahoe Paradise Park.

Wally Johnson
Hosted by Wally Johnson 
Open Houses                                                  July 25th
2652 William Saturday 

Fully remodeled cabin!! New granite counter tops, bamboo flooring, stainless steel appliances, fixtures and windows. Hot tub and patio await you in this large fenced backyard. Roof & foundation only 5 years old!! Perfect Tahoe cabin for your Lake getaways.

Hosted by Natalie Yanish


1073 Ski Run Saturday
Location! Location! Location! This 1950's Tahoe charm cabin is a short stroll to the beach. Located right on Ski Run Blvd, step across the street to catch the shuttle to Heavenly California Base Lodge,(just one mile up the street). One mile to the Stateline Casinos and shopping, and entertainment. Open floor plan. Add your own new kitchen to make this your dream cabin get away. On sunny side of street, Currently used as a residential cabin, this property is also located within the new tourist core area plan. Some of the uses encouraged by the new plan include services, public facilities, recreation, entertainment, retail, restaurants, tourist accommodation, residential and office space. Ski Run Blvd has great exposure for business, walkable sidewalks, landscaping and a farmer's market during the summer. Capped by Ski Run Marina on one end and Heavenly Ski Resort on the other there are many possibilities for this high exposure area.

Hosted by Natalie Yanish
1223 Bonanza #24 Saturday 11:00am-1:00pm
Newly remodeled unit with views of the park. This condo offers 2 bedrooms, remodeled kitchen and bathroom, new vinyl windows with new carpet and tile throughout. Also being sold fully furnished. Perfect for the second home or long term rental.

Hosted by Debbie Beal Cruz 

Open Houses                                                  July 26th


1372 Echo Summit Sunday 11:00am-1:00pm
First forest service cabin in the Echo Summit tract to come on the market in a long time! This is a must see for you if you are into 180 degree views of the Christmas valley floor and Lake Tahoe. This original 1948 cabin boasts vaulted ceilings, pine walls, wood floors and a full kitchen. There are 2 bedrooms and 1 full bath downstairs and a full bath upstairs plus a loft. French doors from the living room lead you to your 772 square foot deck so you can take in all the gorgeous views. This is a one of a kind property and will go fast so come take a look today!
Shannon Whitt
Hosted by Shannon Witt
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36 Acres on HWY 50
Don't miss out...Big price reduction!! Here's your chance to own a piece of the Sierra's!! This 36 acre parcel owned by one of Placerville's oldest families, has a number of possibilities for development. The water source is well, spring or creek fed. Echo Lakes Creek serves some families cabins in the area. Septic & propane services will be required. Recommend buyer to have survey to confirm the location of the property lines. Certificate of compliance attached herein MLS and includes APN# 037-090-02, 037-110-20, 037-070-17. Outside TRPA jurisdiction! Hike to Echo Lakes and desolation wilderness out your backyard. Only 5 minutes from Sierra@Tahoe and 15 minutes from Lake Tahoe. All season activities await you. Call us for a walking tour or drive by today!


3490 Pony Express
Terrific and highly sought after 1 acre parcel in good neighborhood in city, near Stateline and Ski Run, Heavenly Ski Resort & steps to USFS lands, Powerline Trail 7 miles of hiking and biking! Enjoy life here, build your dreamhome on this idealic 1 acre buildable parcel-per TRPA 7% coverage= 3050 sq ft of coverage approx. No site assessment completed. Survey and topomap on file. 


3535 Lake Tahoe Blvd
This remodeled Lakeland Village townhome unit is in a prime location and just a short walk to the lakefront swimming pool and beach. End corner unit has extra privacy and is light and bright. Upgrades include newer carpet, light sconces, granite counters, and interior doors! This is a 2 bedroom unit with a loft that can be used as a 3rd bedroom, with 2 1/2 baths. Enjoy all the wonderful amenities Lakeland Village has to offer including a huge sandy beach, pier, lakefront pool & hot tub, kids pool, saunas, kids play area, exercise room, snack bar, water toy & SUP rentals in the summer, ping pong, second heated pool & hot tub near lobby, shuttle service to casinos and Heavenly Ski Resort, & boat buoys offered on a first come first serve basis. This unit utilizes Aston's successful on- site property management services. Vacation rental income figures available.

1523 Plumas 
Looking for that secluded cabin in the pines... look no further than Lake Tahoe's Tahoe Paradise where you will find your self nestled in this charming 3 bdrm (large loft), 1 bath cabin set on this large wooded parcel. Enjoy all that Tahoe has to offer in the secluded 1300 sqft mountain chalet. Walks in the woods, hikes and biking trails a plenty, Tahoe Paradise park and lake just minutes away, beaches and skiing are a short drive away. Lots of upgrades, including gas fireplace, updated eat in kitchen with newer appliances, stack washer and dryer, slate and wood floors, knotty pine tongue and groove wood paneling and ceilings, newer vinyl windows, remodeled bath. Lots of decking for outdoor entertaining, fenced yard and tons of parking. Furnishings negotiable.


 2234 Lupine 
Find yourself here in this immaculate & superbly rebuilt/remodeled Tahoe Mtn style model home! Tucked away in prestigious & tranquil Mont. Estates on nearly a quarter acre over looking the Sierra's & forest. Begin your tour at the oversized 2 car garage & enter the covered steps leading to the landing and oodles of decking for outdoor entertaining. Informal entry takes you into the great room, cozy step down living room, anchored by gas FP & bookshelves. Fully equipped kitchen hosts a dining room with built in bench for the whole gang & breakfast bar for overflow. All this extends & looks out at the side decking for BBQ & outdoor dining, surrounded by a lg fenced yard for the kids & pets to roam, games to be played or throw up a hammock & idle the day away under the Sierra Sun! Master bdrm with access to an outside deck. Fully furnished with Tahoe charm as seen, truly turn key & currently a successful vacation rental. 


1196 Country Club 
Great rancher located across the street from the 6th hole of Lake Tahoe Golf Course. This single story house offers 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, a den, family room, dining room, kitchen, laundry room and 2 car garage. The street ends at the creek and Lake Baron and Meyers Magnet School are within walking distance. This house could be the perfect family home!


1027 Midway
Well located 16 unit apartment buildings. Two buildings, ample parking. There are 2 parcels totaling 39,000 sf, one is vacant and wraps around the apartment property. Many development opportunities. Good income producer. Seller will do joint transaction with the Midway Motel for a discounted $1,199,000. See MLS listing #124236.

3876 Lake Tahoe
22 unit motel within two blocks of Stateline. Easy access to casinos, beach, skiing and retail outlets. Seller is willing to sell this property and adjacent apartment buildings in a single transaction. See MLS listing #124236.


2359 Wagon Train 
Tallac welcomes you home! You'll love the view from your upstairs great room. Perfect for entertaining with an open family room / dining room / kitchen, and a large sunny deck over-looking the professionally landscaped yard which is just under 1/4 acre. Downstairs are two large bedrooms and bathroom plus the master bedroom suite. This suite offers an inviting fireplace for those toasty winter nights; a private deck with backyard access; or retreat to the hot tub. Master bathroom remodeled with marble. Off the bedroom is an additional room perfect for an office, library or exercise room. The seller is including almost all personal property (ask your agent for the excluded items) to make your home move in ready. Location is also ideal. Less than a five minute walk to the forest with endless trails. US Forest Service and Conservancy lots across the street. Hop in the car, and you're less than 10 minutes away to Heavenly, Stateline or the Y. Excellent condition and ready to move in!


725 Modesto 
Just reduced by $30k! This is the investment property you've been looking for. Built in 2003, this super clean newer construction duplex is located just a few blocks from the meadow & shores of Lake Tahoe in the popular Al Tahoe neighborhood. Each side has 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 car garage & laundry. Vaulted ceilings upstairs, double pane vinyl windows & forced air natural gas heat. Light & cheery with lots of storage space. Long term tenants are clean & tidy. Great location! Great property! Rent them both or live in one and rent the other. Lots of options.


1149 Herbert 
Very nicely remodeled condo has open floor plan & great in town location. One of the nicest units in the complex. Some of the upgrades include granite slab counters, newer cabinets and updated bathrooms with travertine tile. Enjoy being only a few blocks from beautiful Lake Tahoe! Complex has BBQ pits, community laundry, & a swimming pool for added enjoyment. Nothing left to do here except move in and enjoy!

Thank you for being our valued Client!

Your Real Estate Team,


Deb Howard & Company