REALIST 2 IS HERE!

The new Realist is here! You’ll notice remarkable search capabilities and property-centric data is readily available. It’s unbelievably powerful, easy to use, and will quickly become the solution you count on! Tax and MLS information is integrated to provide a holistic view of an entire market and its activity. Dynamic mapping capabilities simultaneously display listing, foreclosure Read More »

2012 STAR Scholarship Drive

This year’s fundraising is underway for the South Tahoe Association of REALTORS Barbara Kelly Scholarship.  The Scholarship committee asks that you contribute what you can, and also forward this message to clients and friends as this will be the first year that the scholarship will be open to ALL students in South Tahoe!  Here are Read More »

REALTORS Give Easter Baskets to Local Organizations

Presented by Theresa Souers, 2012 Public Relations Chair The South Tahoe Association of REALTORS® Community Service Committee, chaired by Ellen Camacho with Deb Howard & Co. and Jaime Souers with the Pinnacle Real Estate Group of Lake Tahoe, continued their annual tradition of presenting festive Easter baskets to local organizations.  The Family Resource Center and Read More »

MLS Statistics for March 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 »

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 »

STAR Receives State Grant for Advocacy & Policy Education

South Tahoe Association of REALTORS® RECEIVES STATE GRANT January 31, 2012 By Theresa Souers, 2012 Public Relations Chair The California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.) recently recognized the South Tahoe Association of REALTORS® (STAR) for representing the rights of property homeowners throughout the South Lake Tahoe area.  During the C.A.R. Business meetings held in Indian Wells Read More »

South Tahoe Association of REALTORS® Receives National Grant

South Tahoe Association of REALTORS® Receives National Grant February 17, 2012 By Theresa Souers, 2012 Public Relations Chair It was recently reported that the California Association of REALTORS® recognized the efforts of the South Tahoe Association of REALTORS® (STAR) to protect the rights of property homeowners throughout the South Lake Tahoe area by bestowing a Read More »