Category Archives: Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Friday fact

How did the name Tahoe originate and what does it mean? The name Tahoe comes from a mispronunciation of the Washoe Native American name for Lake Tahoe, da ow a ga, which means, “edge of the lake.” Fact credit: TahoeFacts.com

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Lake Tahoe Friday fact

Why is Lake Tahoe called the “Lake of the Sky?” The water surface of Lake Tahoe sits at an average elevation of 6,225.1 ft or 1.2 miles above sea level. This creates the metaphorical and poetic name, “Lake of the … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe Friday fact

How did Lake Tahoe form? About 3 to 3.5 million years ago, a system of north-south trending faults (fractures in the earth’s crust) began moving. The upward movement of the surrounding mountains and the downward fall of the valley bottom … Continue reading

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Incline Village, Nev. market snapshot

Below please find this week’s housing market snapshot for Incline Village, Nevada provided by our friends at First Centennial Title. From this week’s report… This week the median list price for Incline Village, NV is $1,595,000 with the market action … Continue reading

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