Why Webber Lake Should Be Your First Stop This Summer in Tahoe — by Nick Cisik

No one can deny that summertime in Tahoe is a bringer of pleasure. Each year, after the ski resorts close and the temperatures start their gradual climb up from the blue depths of wintertime frigidity, the snow-capped peaks of the Sierras begin to defrost, releasing their rushing streams of ice cold water.

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Summer at Northstar: A Path for Everyone

Summer has officially come to Lake Tahoe and while there are seemingly limitless amounts of choices available for those in search of outdoor adventure and recreation, one need look no further than the resort at Northstar, California for a concentration of world-class amenity in one awe-inspiring locale.

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Carr Long Real Estate Rolls Out a Fine Array of Tahoe Legacy Homesites

In this day and age, the rate at which information travels is so fast that one cannot help but notice its quickening effect on the evolution of home utility product, architecture, decor, and technology. Nowadays, just when you thought you had the greatest in any one of these aspects of home design, you find your neighbor showing off her latest home improvement, resulting in your own seeming obsolete.

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Lake Tahoe and Its Culture of ‘No Fear’ — by Nick Cisik

Lake Tahoe draws all types of personalities, but there does seem to be several common threads that bond those inhabiting the area—whether permanently or temporarily—together to create the strong sense of community that exists here. Perhaps the most prevailing commonality would be the dare-devil, fear-facing, get-after-it mentality that is so palpable amongst the members of this […]

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California Dreamin’: Two Great Tahoe Trails – by Nick Cisik

Once Daylight Saving Time has hit and the days start becoming longer, it is impossible to avoid thinking about the sun-splashed weeks of warmth that define summers in the Tahoe Basin. With a daily average high of just around seventy-five degrees and a cool mountain breeze to keep things fresh, any Tahoe outdoors(wo)man finds him/herself […]

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A Winter Storm Warning is defined as: a winter weather event carrying precipitation in the form of snow, ice, or sleet with at least one of these precipitation elements meeting or exceeding locally defined 12 and/or 24 hour warning criteria. According to the National Weather Service, this next storm is expected to hit the Greater […]

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Quality of Life in Truckee at an All-Time High – by Nick Cisik

When you wake up in the morning, are you thankful for your surroundings? I know I am. Having now lived in Truckee for over five years, with stints in other west coast cities to draw upon for comparison, I can confidently attest to the extraordinarily high quality of life to be lived in Truckee, California. […]

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Price Reduction on Skidder Trail Gem in the Heart of Northstar

If you are not familiar with Northstar and some of its more coveted streets, you need look no further than Skidder Trail. With sweeping views out across the the Martis Valley to the North and tranquil forested space immediately to the South, Skidder Trail has always been the most sought after locale in Northstar. This […]

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The Answer is in the Inventory – by Don Carr

Nothing paints a clearer picture of the dramatic changes to our real estate market than a quick look at the inventory situation in our favorite communities. Carr Long Real Estate has long been at the epicenter of this marketplace with a stable of highly experienced agents. Our success comes from years of specialization in our […]

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Truckee : The Best Valentine’s Getaway–by Nick Cisik

It’s never too early to start planning that perfect Valentine’s Day event for you and that special someone. Luckily for you the town of Truckee and the expanse of wilderness that surrounds it are at your disposal offering up the finest in dining, adventure, and entertainment.  Over the past 10 years, Truckee has seen its […]

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