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Want a front-row seat to Montrêux’s resort lifestyle? Look no further than this stunning custom home at 6685 De Chardin Lane in Reno, Nevada. The unobstructed views of the 1st and 2nd Fairways, plus a glorious vantage of Mt. Rose are simply spectacular.


The open-concept floor plan features the Master Bedroom and Guest Suite on the main level, with two additional en-suite bedrooms upstairs. The Bonus Room with a Wet Bar and balcony provides inspiring entertainment options. The Living Room, with its soaring ceilings, showcases an impressive 2-story custom stone fireplace.


Designed with cozy elegance, this home also includes a 700-bottle Wine Room. The Gourmet Kitchen is appointed with all upscale Thermador appliances: microwave, double ovens,

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Introducing 6355 Wetzel Court!

Enjoy a maintenance-free lifestyle within Montrêux’s desirable “Cottage” community. This charming home was built with superior construction and craftsmanship, including ARXX Insulated Concrete Walls, Brazilian Cherry hardwood floors, Travertine tile, textured walls, ornate ironwork, and dramatic wood beams. The fully-equipped Gourmet Kitchen features a wine refrigerator, Dacor range, Bosch dishwasher, granite counters and adjacent Wine Room.



This inviting cottage offers a smart, effortless floor plan with the Master Bedroom on the main floor. Upstairs, you’ll find two bedrooms and one full bathroom. One of the bedrooms is particularly spacious, and with its alcove and significant storage, there are multi-purpose

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Introducing 6845 De Chardin Lane! This refined home offers the highest level of custom upgrades, including seven hand-carved limestone fireplaces, hand-troweled crushed limestone walls, vintage reclaimed wood beams, ornate 4” Mahogany doors and radiant floor heating. The Master Bedroom resides on the main floor, and all additional bedrooms are en-suite.

The upscale French-inspired finishes throughout the home add elegant character and romance. From the crystal chandeliers, to the claw-foot tub, to the baroque bathroom vanities, you are captivated by opulence and European whimsy.

 The luxuriously-appointed Gourmet Kitchen features a Thermador range and griddle, pot filler, Bosch microwave, Bosch double ovens with convection, and a built-in

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Photo courtesy of Chris Neal

The East Shore Trail between Incline Village and Sand Harbor State Park is now open! 

The three mile route features 17 designated vista points, 11 designated shoreline access points, eight bear-proof trash stations, more than 30 bike racks, three bike repair stations with air pumps and tools, five bathrooms and five benches with more on the way. There are also six bridges, one of which is the longest bridge in the Tahoe Basin at 810 feet.

The parking is currently free. At the trailhead, there are three new parking lots with about 90 spaces near Ponderosa Road right off of State Route 28. In the coming months, it will be converted to paid parking through the Tahoe Transportation District, with revenues to be used

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Guest Blog courtesy of Chris Galli, Dickson Realty

One of the best summer activities in Northern Nevada is to go to one of the many outdoor concerts in Reno. Can’t you feel the warm air, smell the fresh cut grass, hear the live music and see the sun setting in the background?

To help bring more music, art, and culture to the Biggest Little City, Dickson Realty and several of our agents are sponsoring several summer concerts in Reno. With a variety of artists, dates, and locations, you’re sure to find one that works for your schedule!

Concerts on the Village Green

From 6 to 8 p.m., every Sunday in Village Green Park, everyone can enjoy live music, food trucks and fun at Concerts on the Village Green. These concerts in Reno are

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Looking for a place in Reno-Tahoe to celebrate America’s birthday? Here are some patriotic ideas!

1) 4th of July with the Reno Phil  

Photo credit: Artown and Reno Phil Orchestra

The Reno Phil Orchestra and Chorus will perform patriotic and classical favorites at Wingfield Park in Downtown Reno. Conducted by Laura Jackson, this family friendly performance will begin at 7:30pm and will end with a fantastic firework finale. This event is free to the community.

300 W. 1st Street

Reno, NV 89503

 

2) 4th Annual Star Spangled Sparks Fireworks Spectacular at the Nugget Casino Resort

 

Photo credit: Nugget Casino Resort

Festivities include the largest fireworks show in Northern Nevada, live music, food and beverage vendors, arts

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Calling all mountain lovers! For those seeking a more rustic lifestyle in Reno, Galena Forest invites a magnificent respite in the tall pines.

Mother Nature’s very own water feature, Galena Creek, rambles through the community and the neighborhood is bordered by miles and miles of BLM land with the adjacent Toiyabe National Forest.

Located off Mt. Rose Highway, Galena Forest is the perfect balance between city and suburb – tucked in the forest, yet conveniently close to everything. It’s just 10 minutes from Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe resort, 15 minutes from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, and 20 minutes from beautiful Lake Tahoe.

Right across the highway from Galena Forest, you’ll find the Galena Creek Recreation Area. It is rich in natural and

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Photo credit: The Golf Gurus

Why was the 17th Fairway of Montreux’s Jack Nicklaus Championship Golf Course crowned the “Signature Hole?” The tee box is thrillingly perched 138 feet above the hole, providing an exhilarating view of the first shot. Gorgeously landscaped by both man and Mother Nature, the 464 Yard Par 4 features a narrow green protected by bunkers on each side, with Galena Creek running alongside the left portion of the fairway.

Just steps from the 17th tee box, our listing at 6031 Lake Geneva Drive has front-row seats to the golfing action. The hole is especially entertaining during the annual Barracuda Championship, one of only 45 stops on the PGA Tour. You can witness the magnetic excitement of professional golf while sipping an

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One of the biggest challenges sellers face when prepping their home for sale is the “D” word - Decluttering. It’s an intimidating project, and it can sometimes be paralyzing and overwhelming. Not only is it a perfect time to purge years of accumulated items, but it’s also necessary for staging your home for show. Prospective buyers like to envision themselves living in your space, and a de-cluttered home allows for that imagination.

So, where do you start? What do you keep? What do you toss? What sparks joy? Thanks to tidying sensation Marie Kondo, you can compartmentalize the project one bite at a time. Kondo, a bestselling author, star of Netflix’s hit show, “Tidying Up With Marie Kondo,” and founder of KonMari Media, Inc., offers six simple

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Gorgeous Custom Home on Rare 2+ Acres!

This exceptional luxury home is a rare Montrêux treasure. Located on 2.10 acres, it backs up to Jones Creek and a majestic 77-acre meadow.

The 9,577 square foot home flows seamlessly with an open-concept floor plan. The lavish Master bedroom suite resides downstairs, along with a Gym, Formal Dining Room, and large Game Room. The upstairs offers three additional Ensuite Bedrooms, an Office area, a spacious Family Room and an indoor Bonus/Sports Room. The Game and Bonus Rooms could easily be converted to additional bedrooms. Five full, two half bathrooms. Distinctive and thoughtful custom finishes throughout.

The extensive garage space can accommodate an RV, plus up to seven other vehicles. The large

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