Oliver Luxury Real Estate is #1 for Tahoe Lakefront Sales

Oliver Luxury Real Estate is #1 for Tahoe Lakefront Sales In 2014 Oliver Luxury Real Estate has sold 23 Lake Tahoe lakefront homes, which is more than double that of our closest competition!  The Oliver Luxury Real Estate sales agents have a combined sales volume of $220,000,000 making us the #1 Luxury Brokerage in North Lake Tahoe.  These are fantastic statistics, … [Read more...]

2014 A Year In Review

“Quality over quantity” best sums-up the Tahoe-Truckee real estate market for 2014. With soaring economic conditions in the San Francisco Bay Area, more and more families made their way to Lake Tahoe to spend quality time together. This demand for home ownership led to a second straight year of over $1 billion in sales -- the first time since 2004-2005. Following … [Read more...]

Tahoe Truckee Market Report Q3

Summer Home Market "Steady As She Goes" Ready, willing and able homebuyers from the Bay Area and abroad helped the Lake Tahoe/Truckee existing home market maintain momentum during the third quarter of 2013 with combination of multiple and all-cash offers on a limited supply of properties offered for sale, according to the MLS data. The result?  Slightly slower … [Read more...]

Truckee Golf Course Real Estate Update – October

Truckee Golf Course Real Estate Update - October 2013 from Dirk Skillicorn Nearing the end of 2013, inventory remains low driving prices to new highs since 2007. October 2013 produced seven transactions totaling $16,166,000, from a $1.3 million value buy in Old Greenwood to a $6.9 million Jim Morrison designed estate in Martis Camp (but we’re not talking about Jim … [Read more...]

Tahoe/Truckee Market Report Q2

Summer Real Estate Boom Arrives Early Strong demand, a limited supply of homes and unseasonably hot weather across the nation boosted the number of homes sold and drove home prices in the greater Lake Tahoe and Truckee region sharply higher in the second quarter, according to a report by the research division of Better Homes and Gardens Mason-McDuffie Real Estate … [Read more...]

Should I Wait for Interest Rates to Come Back Down?

Above is a graph of the movement of the 30 year fixed mortgage rate since the beginning of 2012. Some buyers are waiting to see if interest rates will come back down before making a decision about buying a home. Though no one can guarantee where rates will be in a few months, we don’t believe waiting is a good strategy. Most experts believe rates may actually … [Read more...]