“FROM PIERS TO PEAKS” RADIO INTERVIEW – August 2018 Market Update

In this month’s 101.5 FM Tahoe Truckee Radio “Piers to Peaks” interview, Pacific Union’s Sally Gardner gives an overview of the overall real estate market trends in Truckee and Lake Tahoe. Sally also provides a detailed look at average sales price, time on market and sold price vs. asking price in two distinctive neighborhoods, Squaw […]



The Best Labor Day and Fall Events in Lake Tahoe and Truckee

Even though Labor Day is the “unofficial” end of the summer season in Lake Tahoe and Truckee, some of the region’s best events happen over the three-day weekend and the remainder of September. The 29th Annual Foam Fest is being held at Squaw Valley on Saturday, September 1 from 2-6 p.m. More than 25 local […]



Three-Quarters of Buyers Would Forgo Dream Home If It Didn’t Meet Their Pet’s Needs

A recent report found that homebuyers are willing to make significant sacrifices to obtain access to top-performing school, and now another survey shows that they are willing to do the same to accommodate their four-legged family members. Eighty percent of respondents to a poll conducted by realtor.com reported owning pets, with dogs the most popular animal. Of those […]



Craft Breweries in Truckee and North Lake Tahoe

Like any great mountain community, Truckee and Lake Tahoe has a flourishing craft brewing scene. So good, in fact, we have four outstanding local breweries with multiple locations to visit. Our skilled local brewers craft lagers, ales, sours, porters, stouts and everything in between, including seasonal and barrel-aged brews. Truckee’s first craft brewery, opened in […]



“From Piers to Peaks” Radio Interview

In this month’s “Piers to Peaks” radio interview, Pacific Union’s Sally Gardner gives listeners tips on how to get their homes in Lake Tahoe and Truckee ready to sell. Sally goes into detail on everything from curb appeal and refreshing the interior to setting the right price for maximum interest and finding the right real […]



A Quick Guide to Golf in Lake Tahoe and Truckee

August is National Golf Month in the U.S., when golfers are encouraged to share their experiences and bring new golfers to the greens, and  in that spirit following is an overview of the many quality golf options in Truckee and North Lake Tahoe. And though we’re in the heart of summer, don’t forget that many […]



Tahoe – Truckee Farmers Markets Celebrate the Bounty of Summer

We’re in the heart of summer in Lake Tahoe and Truckee, and that means high season for the freshest summer fruits and vegetables. It also means supporting local farms and vendors, and there’s no better place to do that than the Tahoe-Truckee farmers markets. Most of the goods come from within a radius of 125 […]



Lake Tahoe Q2 Market Report – Single Family Homes

Second-quarter activity in the Lake Tahoe region continued to bring increased sales of higher-priced homes — particularly those in the $3 million-plus range. Overall, 2018 has been a good year for sales of more expensive homes in the Sierra Nevada range. Buyers felt a greater sense of urgency, and homes sold more rapidly than they […]



Quick Guide to Tahoe Truckee Mountain Biking

The Truckee-Tahoe region has an abundance of great mountain biking trails for every endurance and ability level. Since there is such a wide selection of trails to choose from we will only highlight a few of the most popular and some of our personal favorites. Click on the links below for more details and directions. […]



Five Mistakes to Avoid for Tahoe Truckee First-Time Buyers – Truckee Tahoe Radio

Sally Gardner, regional executive for Pacific Union Tahoe, was interviewed for her monthly real estate update on KTKE Truckee Tahoe Radio 101.5 FM. This month’s topic: Five Mistakes to Avoid for Tahoe Truckee First-Time Buyers. The list of mistakes to avoid is below, but you can get the full details by listening to the interview HERE. […]