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How's the Market?

How’s the Market? describes current market trends, with specific ties to the Reno/Tahoe area, and provides some professional data-driven analysis behind each trend.

Timing the Sale

Recessionary times aside, the best time to sell your home or condo is when there are lots of buyers in the market and little or no interesting inventory.

Summer — Hot Selling Season in Tahoe

The total number of homes sold was down 4 percent from the third quarter of last year. But prices rose almost 10 percent to a median high of $672,250.  That’s a number we haven’t seen in Tahoe since 2005, when the median price of a single family home hit $737,500.

To Buy or To Sell; That is the Question

Tahoe is largely a vacation home destination, a place where buyers don’t need to buy and sellers, often, don’t need to sell. Check out analysis on where we stand in the Tahoe housing market by Jackie Ginley.

2019 in Prices

Economists like to talk about the housing market on a national level, but that has very little to do with what’s happening here in Tahoe. Here’s a year-end analysis of how the market’s doing.