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Luxury Home Carrying Costs Explained

Luxury Home Carrying Costs Explained If you’re on the market for a luxury home in one of our core luxury communities then there’s a few carrying costs you should be aware of. Aside from familiar HOA dues and social club memberships, here’s a few other… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, January 26, 2019 in Agent Feature, Gray’s Crossing, Lahontan, Luxury, Martis Camp, Mountainside, Mountainside at Northstar, New Northstar, Old Greenwood, Real Estate, Resort Community, Schaffer's Mill, Stellar Collection, The Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe, Truckee-Tahoe, Winter in Tahoe
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Gray’s Crossing 2018 Year End Market Update

  2018 demonstrated an uptick in value for Gray’s Crossing properties, with nearly every indicator showing well defined growth. Gray’s closed the year with 17 transactions representing $22,995,500 in total sales. The average home price increased 2… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, January 17, 2019 in Gray’s Crossing, Market Update, Real Estate, TMR, Tahoe/Truckee
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Summer Bucket List: Climb Every Mountain

  I love maps. I can sit there and scan around on Google Earth for hours just marveling at how vast the Sierra Nevada mountain range is. So many lakes, rivers, trails, and peaks. After a while of digitally exploring the area it comes time to throw… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, October 25, 2018 in
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Fall in Truckee

  33 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s been the average low in Truckee for the past 2 weeks. These crisp, chilly nights are a gentle reminder that Fall has finally arrived and that it’s time to start preparing for fun in the snow. However, before we star… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, September 29, 2018 in Activities & Recreation, Tahoe/Truckee
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Gratitude and Humble Roots

  From my back deck I can see the snowcapped Carson Range, the steadfast mountain range that rises up like a granite wall, acting as a barrier keeping the harsh Nevada desert at bay. In the morning I try to catch the sun rising over its quiet, dis… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, May 12, 2018 in Agent Feature
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Q1 2018 Vintage Northstar Market Update

  Vintage Northstar. Northstar Community. Northstar Neighborhood. Whatever you call it, this area continues to showcase longstanding value and premium product comprised of superb craftsmanship. Vintage Northstar truly has something for every budge… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, April 14, 2018 in Market Update, Real Estate, TMR, Tahoe/Truckee
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Why Truckee? 5 Reasons Truckee is King of the Mountain for Living the Good Life

  There are a plethora of reasons why people choose to buy a home in Truckee. And why wouldn’t they? Truckee is one of the most unique mountain towns in the country, boasting everything that an outdoor lover could wish for. From skiing and camping… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, March 19, 2018 in Activities & Recreation, New Northstar, TMR, Tahoe Favorites, Tahoe/Truckee
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How Are You Spending Your QTR?

  When I first started at TMR I began hearing the acronym QTR used a lot. It was casually slipped into conversations here and there but I was clueless as to what it stood for. As someone who did a stint in the military, acronyms are something that… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, November 3, 2017 in
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2017 Q3 Northstar Market Update

  Well, here we are, a mere 42 days away from opening day at Northstar. Before we know it the lifts will be spinning, the Village will be bustling, and the mountain will be boasting several feet of fresh powder. What better way to pass the time un… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, October 8, 2017 in Market Update, New Northstar, Real Estate, TMR, Tahoe Favorites, Tahoe/Truckee

Vintage Northstar

  Vintage Northstar. The old guard and a testimony to Northstar’s history, progression, and its ultimate rise to becoming the premier ski resort community on the West Coast. It is constant and familiar. Whether you’ve owned in this prestigious are… Read More

Chris Fajkos Chris Fajkos, July 14, 2017 in Northstar, Real Estate, TMR, Tahoe-Truckee