Submit your recommendations for 2011 awards

(9/2/11) Please send us your feedback, and let us know which members of the South Tahoe Association of REALTORS you feel are most deserving of awards this year.  Please click on the link below to access the form and for more information about the criteria for Realtor of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Community Service Read More »

Smoke Detector Requirements in City of South Lake Tahoe

There is a misconception among REALTORS that smoke detectors do not need to be installed in every sleeping area.  Fire Chief Harris gave us the following clarification.  The City confirms the same requirements if you call the building department. Fire Chief Harris provided us with the following section out of the California Building Code that defines where smoke detectors are required. He tells Read More »

NAR’s 2012 Resort and Second-Home Symposium!

We are getting closer and closer to NAR’s Resort and Second-Home Symposium in March of 2012.  This is the premier event for real estate professionals across the country.  You’ll

Call to Action on Conforming Loan Limits!

(7/15/11) NAR may have an opportunity to get an amendment to a bill that’s being debated on the Senate floor as early as Monday, July 18th. Please click on this link for more information: FHA and Conforming loan limits will drop DRAMATICALLY on September 30th. Bank of America has already lowered theirs for new Read More »

Announcing STAOR-Bucks Incentive Program Winners!

Our new Membership Rewards Program is up and running, and STAOR-Bucks are being distributed to all of our lucky winners. We need your involvement, and really appreciate your participation in association committees, programs and events! MLS TOUR PARTICIPANT DRAWINGS (1ST & 3RD THURSDAYS OF MONTH) TONI BUFALRY MADELEINE GUTIERREZ TRACY WOOD WEBSITE TREASURE HUNTS DREW Read More »

June 2011 MLS Statistics!

South Tahoe Association of REALTORS Multiple Listing Statistics. These reports may be viewed on screen, printed or saved to your computer.  Please scroll down to view the following: Single Family Market Analysis report for June 2011 SingleFamilyMA_June2011 Single Family Active Listings SingleFamilyACTIVE_June2011 Condo Active Listings CondoActive_June2011 Single Family Market Analysis by Area SMAbyArea_June2011

4th of July – Holiday Office Hours

The South Tahoe Association of REALTORS Office will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2011 in honor of Independence Day. The office will re-open on Tuesday, July 5th at 9:00 AM. Staff will return voice mail and email messages as quickly as possible on Tuesday morning. Any correspondence or payments may be left through the Read More »

PLEASE Proof Ad for Open House Event, July 9-10

Hello all! If you are participating in the Open House Event on the weekend of July 9th & 10th, it is very important that you take a look at the final proof (see link to PDF below) and notify Natasha Schue at the Tribune of any drastic typos by no later than 11:30 AM today, Wednesday, Read More »


(6/27/11) A quick update on the STAR Open House Event planned for July 9-10, 2011: We’ve had some cancellations, so we’ve got room for more Open Houses to be advertised in the Tribune’s pull-out ad! If you’re interested, please contact us by 12:00 noon tomorrow, Tuesday, June 28th to reserve your spot. Please contact Theresa Read More »

STAR Member Luncheon 6/28/11

Mark your calendars and plan to attend a STAR Membership Luncheon on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 11:30 AM at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course!  If you haven’t signed up yet, register online at WHAT: Membership Luncheon DATE: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 TIME: 11:30 AM WHERE: Lake Tahoe Golf Course COSTS: $10 per member Read More »