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A seller’s market arises when demand exceeds supply, meaning there are too many interested buyers for the real estate inventory. With fewer homes available, sellers are at an advantage and home sales are happening fast. Buyers are experiencing a higher level of competition than normal. As a buyer – what do you do?

Northern Nevada has a challenging real estate market due to low housing supply and incredible job growth in the area. Our team of experts has over 35 years of combined experience in the luxury market and we wanted to share a few tips with you to help you gain an edge as a competitive buyer.

 

  1.        Get Pre-Approved

In this seller's market, it's not unusual for your offer to be up against many others and it’s critical to get

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Reno Tahoe is blessed by more than 300 sunny days per year and the spring is no exception! Enjoy the fresh blooms of a new season with snowy mountain peaks still beckoning to our ski community. Whether you’re enjoying fresh air or taking a dip in our many surrounding lakes, it’s easy to find your perfect oasis in Northern Nevada. Where else could you ski in the morning and golf later that afternoon? Or hike to a summit then enjoy a walking art tour through Midtown? Plan your ultimate day of adventure in Reno Tahoe and you will not be disappointed.

 

Hit the Slopes

The winter snowpack has been generous, which means that the high elevation of Tahoe will boast snowy slopes for months to come. Lake Tahoe ski resorts offer everything from snowboarding

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The founders of Dickson Realty envisioned a symbiotic relationship with the community. As our region has grown, Dickson Realty has been a proud partner in the challenge to improve the overall quality of life for everyone. Our passionate commitment to our community is reflected in service.

Over 325 owners, agents and employees are dedicated to giving back to the neighborhoods we helped to build. We support communities that serve you, plain and simple.

In the coming months, there will be additional phases and opportunities rolling out with the Dickson Community Fund, including:

  •          a page on the website with great statistics and information about the Fund and its purpose
  •          a form for the public and our clients to contribute
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We hope that you and your family are staying safe and healthy as we have closed out 2020 and its tremendous challenges. We are looking forward to what 2021 has to bring and feeling hopeful for the future!

Last year we saw some big changes in luxury real estate trends. First, the Luxury Market in 2020 in Northern Nevada has been completely redefined due to the influx of Californians leaving the state and staking their claim in Reno-Tahoe. This means that we saw the number of properties priced and sold at $1,000,000 and up increase by a large margin. Many buyers are also offering anywhere from $5,000 to $100,000 over listing price, making the market a dream for sellers. Inventory has been at an all-time low and now’s an incredible time to sell your home

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Where in the world can you soak up phenomenal alpine views and enjoy renowned outdoor recreation in all four seasons? Why, Incline Village of course!

Snow enthusiasts know that we are in the best part of winter and this has spurred an interest in the Incline Village real estate market. With the changes from the pandemic at top of mind, people are looking to switch from urban living to the expansiveness of the Sierra Nevada landscape.

An influx of buyers coupled with quickly moving inventory makes Incline Village real estate a hot market for both sellers and buyers alike—even when temperatures drop. In December 2020, 92 single-family homes and condos were available on the market—a 48.6% decrease year over year. So, it’s no surprise that the available

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Posted from RedFin, January 19, 2021 Written by Mike Cahill

Designing a cabin from scratch can be an exciting, but stressful process. And without a professional architect at your side or years of experience yourself, there are so many crucial considerations that can easily be missed. Whether you’re building a vacation home for your family or a rental property to generate cash flow for years to come, we’ve selected notable experts in the field to provide you with tips and tricks to achieve a timeless cabin design, both inside and out. So kick back and let these architectural veterans from Burlington to Sacramento guide your design process.

Focus on what matters to you

Cabins are generally on the smaller side – which means that we would

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Greetings from Reno-Tahoe!

We are kicking off the New Year with great intentions – to have more fun! Our team has so much gratitude for this place that we call home and all of the wonderful recreation that it provides. We are just getting into the winter season and wanted to share with you some of our favorite local activities – you can even enjoy them with social distancing!

 

Ice Skating

There’s something about the ice rink that brings excitement and joy. Maybe it’s the prospect of lots of hot chocolate, or the classic feel to the winter pastime. Either way, there are plenty of places in Reno and around Lake Tahoe to lace up your skates. Ice skating is great for the kids and grandkids too! Most places have gear available to help the

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Nestled in an exclusive cul-de-sac in Northern Nevada’s premier Montrêux Golf & Country Club, this distinctive brick home at 5610 Mont Blanc Court offers eight lavish garage bays, including turn-key RV storage large enough for a 45-ft Marathon Motor Coach. The sheer size of the garage is extraordinary, but the garage amenities inside are just as impressive: hydronic heating, epoxy floors with a drain system, two Reznor unit heaters, a full bathroom with washer and dryer, and complete RV hookups. 

The multi-generational apartment over the garage has separate access, is pre-plumbed for a kitchen, offers a full bath, washer and dryer, TV, its own heating system, and a large cedar closet. Below the garage is a brand new 750+ bottle Wine Cellar that

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Timelessly designed by renowned architect Dale Cox, this Montrêux jewel at 5825 Lausanne Drive offers the ultimate in luxurious, European-inspired finishes. The craftsmanship and grandeur of this beautiful home is on full display with soaring open beam ceilings, five fireplaces (including an impressive floor-to-ceiling wood-burning hearth), Lutron lighting, and sumptuous hardwood floors.    

The Gourmet Kitchen is a culinary and aesthetic delight, with sleek Italian Scavolini cabinetry, upscale appliances including a Dacor refrigerator, double range and drawer microwave, a KitchenAid dishwasher, and a built-in Miele coffee system. The Formal Dining Room boasts an adjacent 700-bottle Wine Room for the consummate wine aficionado. 

The

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Just in time for summer, the Club at ArrowCreek has ushered in Phase I of its amazing $40 million renovation. The new amenities are world-class, offering the level of upscale service and ambiance you would expect at a luxurious hotel or resort. The best part? It’s right in your backyard.

Under new oversight by leading golf management company Troon, the contemporary Clubhouse facelift features 12.5 acres of outdoor extravaganza. Whether you’re a golf aficionado or just looking to relax, there’s something for everyone. The fully-furnished 15,000 square-foot deck showcases a new 5,000 square foot pool complex with areas to swim or splash in the family, adult, or children’s pools. To elevate your poolside experience, indulge in one of six Cabanas

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