Shop Small Business Saturday in Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe locals and visitors alike need not look far for things to do on Thanksgiving weekend. Another popular date for savvy holiday shoppers falls between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, known as Small Business Saturday. Shoppers are encouraged to…

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A Few Words of Advice from Our Chief Operating Officer

Sotheby’s International Realty Chief Operating Officer, Dave Carson, worked in international business before he joined Sotheby’s in 2006. Carson got his introduction to the real estate industry while tasked with selling off non-operational commercial property assets during the Enron scandal.…

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Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty Welcomes Peter Strand

We proudly welcome Peter Strand as President of Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty. Strand will oversee day-to-day operations and take charge of expanding the firm’s Lake Tahoe presence. Strand boasts more than 20 years of residential brokerage management experience including a…

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SSIR Third Quarter Micro Market Report Released

Third quarter Micro-Market report data indicates not only have sales numbers increased Lake Tahoe, but buyers are opting for premium properties. Incline Village and Crystal Bay lakefront home sales are the strongest with an increase of 500 percent year over…

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California Real Estate Market Sees High Influx of Chinese Buyers

San Francisco and Los Angeles real estate agents reportedly have been flying in groups of Chinese investors, sometimes with as many as 50 people in one group, seeking to purchase property in California. CNN Money estimates more than half of…

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Sotheby’s International Realty Expands Presence in Switzerland

Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes Immobiliare Fontana SA, a firm in Lugano, Switzerland to the Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates family. SIRA announced that Immobiliare Fontana SA has joined its network as Fontana Sotheby’s International Realty. “Our expansion across Switzerland continues our commitment to…

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Housing Market Update

When considering LakeTahoe and surrounding areas, evidence indicates positive changes and new options for homebuyers. The market has presented a fantastic window of opportunity to make that next home purchase. We can look positively toward the real estate market future,…

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