Owning in Tahoe — Dream or Reality?


Learning more about the down payment assistance programs available to borrowers in our area

The Great Vacation Rental Debate


By discouraging vacation rentals, we lose a valuable piece of our local economy, says Amie Quirarte.

Innovative Solutions to Complex Housing Problems


In what became known as the “solution slam,” members of the community were invited to give their best pitch at the Mountain Housing Council update April 28. The ideas were innovative, brilliant, and intriguing.

Tough, but Not Impossible


Four tips to assist you in writing the best possible offer to help you stand out from the pack when purchasing a home in a seller’s market.

Buying Solo or With Help?


Buying a house? Hiring a realtor? Read on for tips on that all-important decision.

It’s Not All Bad


Heartwarming home buyer stories from within a housing crisis

Getting Your Ducks in a Row


Ready to purchase your first home? Here’s what you need to do to get started.

A Simplification of the Tahoe Basin Permit Process


A brief history lesson on TRPA’s past and how it benefits the Lake Tahoe region today.

The Switzerland of the Transaction


Navigating the tricky world of the escrow period

Defending the Homeowner


Let this be a call to action to some local renters: treat the home you’re renting the same way you would want yours to be treated.


Killing It

Setting the Record Straight

When Demand Exceeds Supply

Dodging the Draft