Incorporation of Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows

A new organization in Squaw Valley, the Squaw Alpine Association, is pursuing the incorporation of Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows as a town. Towns incorporate to have local control of land use planning and regulation, and tax revenues. Local control of land use means that a new town would have a planning department, which would write a general plan with input from residents. The initial fiscal analysis has shown that this town would be fiscally viable. In fact, subject to a revenue split with... Read more »

Squaw Preparatory School to Open this Fall in Squaw Valley

The preparatory school is a public school and an extension of Creekside Cooperative Charter School in Tahoe City. Creekside has been in operation for 6 years with grades K through 7 and is moving to expand with grades 7-10 at a temporary location on the large asphalt area behind Olympic Village Inn. The focus of the school will be on academics. The school has set a goal to see 80% of its students continue on to the best universities in the country. The school is not affiliated with Squaw Valley... Read more »

Squaw Valley PICKLEBALL for 2013

Squaw Valley Pickleball has an infusion of funds from Placer County for much needed improvements on our parking lot courts. The improvements are $800 for cones, more fencing and perhaps line repairs. The improvements are thanks to hard work on our behalf from Ed Heneveldt and the MAC Park Committee. This summer we’re considering adding a time/day for recreational players who do not plan to play in tournaments. We’ll have the schedule out in May when we return.With so many venues in the area... Read more »

Squaw Valley Market Update May 20, 2013

Is this the end of homes under a million dollars in Squaw Valley? Currently there are 17 homes for sale between the price of $949,000 and $9,500,000. Only two homes are priced under a million; one at $949,000 and the other at $995,000. From there we go right up to $1,495,000 and higher! There are currently two homes in escrow. The first one is listed at $595,000 and the others at $650,000. Since January 1st of this year Squaw Valley real estate has seen 7 homes sell. They were sold between the prices... Read more »

Squaw Valley Property Clean Up Day and Pancake Breakfast, May 25, 2013

A long time tradition for Squaw Valley Property owners has been the annual pick up of winter debris left in our streets in the valley. The day begins at 8:00 with a delicious breakfast of pancakes ,bacon, sausage, and fruit created by our own local firefighters. The pickup begins at 9:00 when valley residents chose a street to clean and head off with plastic bags. The annual SVPOA meeting begins at 2:00 in the Squaw Valley Lodge meeting room. Speakers from different organizations in the valley... Read more »

Truckee Real Estate – New Listing MLS# 20130963

One of the best streets in Tahoe Donner, in an area with many high end new homes. Enjoy the beautiful, peaceful, park like setting from your sunny deck while overlooking the beautiful landscaping. Unique, custom architecture creates a great floor plan. Living space & master bedroom are all downstairs. Large loft provides an extra family room for the kids or TV. Well appointed & impeccably maintained. Gorgeous hardwood floors & a large social kitchen with bar. Virtual Tour ... Read more »

Squaw Valley Market Update – MLS# 20130118 Closes Escrow

Tahoe-Sierra MLS #20130118, located at 75 Winding Creek Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96146 has closed escrow on May 2, 2013. During the last listing period it had been listed at $1,890,000 and sold for $1,781,250. It sold for 94% of its list price. It was on the market for 50 days. Price per square foot was $450. ... Read more »

Squaw Valley Market Update – MLS# 20130886 Closes Escrow

Tahoe-Sierra MLS #20130086, located at 1739 Sandy Way, Olympic Valley, CA 96146 has closed escrow on May 3, 2013. During the last listing period it had been listed at $750,000 and sold for $725,000. It sold for 97% of its list price. It was on the market for 23 days. Price per square foot was $481. This was an all cash deal, no loan involved, due to the condition of the home. ... Read more »