C.A.R. Opposes SB1220 – Transfer Tax for Affordable Housing

C.A.R. is OPPOSING SB 1220 (DeSaulnier) which imposes a transfer tax to generate funds for affordable housing. C.A.R. is opposing SB 1220 because it will add to the cost of buying a home at a time when the housing market is struggling to recover.  C.A.R. is an aggressive advocate for affordable housing, but believes it is Read More »

C.A.R. Region 3 Luncheon 3/29/12

Region 3 of the California Association of REALTORS® is hosting its Annual Spring Luncheon on Thursday, March 29, 2012. All members of Region 3, including STAR members, are invited to attend. WHAT: C.A.R. Region 3 Annual Spring Luncheon & Meeting DATE: 3/29/12 TIME: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM COST: $30 per person WHERE: El Macero Read More »

Top 10 Short Sales Myths… Debunked!

(3/7/12) Theresa Souers, 2012 Public Relations Chair It seems that no matter what one reads these days regarding the real estate market, the term “short sale” will have a strong presence in the discussion.  A short sale is the term applied when a lender is willing to accept less than what is owed on an Read More »

MLS Statistics for February 2012

South Tahoe Association of REALTORS Multiple Listing Statistics. Each month, the South Tahoe Association of REALTORS compiles real estate sales and active listing statistics for its members and the public.  These reports may be viewed on screen, printed or saved to your computer.  Please scroll down and click on the links below to view the Read More »