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.

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.

A Surprisingly Balanced Scale


In a surprising twist of fate just as many Truckee/Tahoe homes sold for less than $500,000 as did for more than $1 million.

Snowmageddon Boosts Tahoe Real Estate Sales


The snowiest winter in recent history gave a boost to Tahoe/Truckee real estate sales. In this new column, veteran journalist Jackie Ginley offers a detailed analysis of the current market compared to the recent driest winter.