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New Luxury Real Estate Development Launches at Old Greenwood

In partnership with Paradigm 8, luxury real estate firm Carr Long Real Estate launches the new development, to be called the Signature Home Collection at Old Greenwood. This multi-year, real estate project will feature luxury mountain homes with property prices starting at $1.565 million.

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Future Minds Found(ed) in Truckee at Tahoe Expedition Academy—by Nick Cisik

A select group of students from Truckee’s own Tahoe Expedition Academy had the privilege recently to meet with a visiting youth council from Conwy, Wales. The goal of this summit was to share ideas surrounding the two countrys’ political systems and the role of today’s youth in shaping the governments of tomorrow.

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The Summer Sounds of July 4th: A Sip, Sit, and Snack Breakdown of All the Live Music Being Played Around Lake Tahoe & Truckee

Summer is here and that means different things to different people. For many, a big part of summer entails the unfolding of lawn chairs, the opening of coolers full of ice cold beer, wine, or soda, and the opening of ears, allowing for the sweet sounds of live music to serenade the senses.

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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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