North Upper Truckee Homes for Sale

North Upper Truckee Homes for Sale

North Upper Truckee is widely considered by locals to be one of the most desirable neighborhoods in South Lake Tahoe. Many homes are inhabited by permanent residents, in contrast to the high percentage of vacation homes and vacation rentals in many other neighborhoods in the area. Many South Lake Tahoe residents choose to live in North Upper Truckee because of its proximity to their favorite schools in the area.North Upper Truckee Homes for Sale

After a devastating fire in 2007, many homes were lost and have since been rebuilt. Because of this, you will find a blend of some older homes that have been in the area for decades with others that have been newly built and are surrounded by less mature trees.

Things to Do in North Upper Truckee

North Upper Truckee is just a few minutes from what locals call the "Y," which is the bustling shopping and dining area located at the intersection of Highway 50 and Highway 89. Whether it's running to the supermarket or looking for somewhere to eat out, you will find everything you need just outside the neighborhood.

Of course North Upper Truckee residents enjoy all the outdoor recreation in beautiful South Lake Tahoe, including Emerald Bay State Park. What many people call "Lake Tahoe's Crown Jewel," Emerald Bay is unbelievably beautiful and the perfect place to enjoy hiking, mountain biking, or water sports.

There are also plenty of seasonal events to keep your social calendar full in South Lake Tahoe, like The Renaissance Festival, The Great Gatsby Festival, The Kokanee Salmon Festival, and Oktoberfest.

There are quite a few local favorites just a few minutes away when you are looking for something to eat. Try Bob Dog Pizza, a classic pizza joint with all your favorite appetizers and drink to pair with their satisfying pies. Getaway Cafe is another favorite, serving American and Mexican dishes in a rustic cabin setting, perfect for breakfast or lunch before a day exploring beautiful South Lake Tahoe.

North Upper Truckee Schools

Public schools serving North Upper Truckee students are considered to be some of the best in the area, one of the reasons so many permanent residents of South Lake Tahoe choose this neighborhood. They are a part of Tahoe Truckee Unified School District.

North Upper Truckee Homes for Sale

North Upper Truckee is home to beautiful single family homes on spacious properties. Some of the largest mountain lots available in South Lake Tahoe are located in this desirable neighborhood. Due to the rebuilding that has taken place after the fire in 2007, there are a blend of older and newer homes in the neighborhood. There is also some property available in the neighborhood, waiting for you to design your dream custom home. If you are looking to invest in a vacation home, you will find everything from a small ski cabin to a luxurious mountain mansion in North Upper Truckee.

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North Upper Truckee Homes for Sale

$1,299,000
4 Beds 3 Baths 140141 MLS
Discover the epitome of mountain modern living in this exceptional split-level home, meticulously crafted for contemporary comfort on a large 13,504 square foot lot. Embrace the allure of brand-new construction, poised for occupancy by summer 2024. Boasting 2,411 square feet of thoughtfully designed space, this residence features four bedrooms and three full baths, accentuating convenience, and luxury at every turn.Ascending the custom knotty alder and iron staircase, you're greeted by an inviting large great room. Flooded with natural light from expansive windows, the great room exudes warmth and sophistication, offering an ideal retreat for relaxation and entertainment, accented with a beautiful marble-wrapped gas fireplace.Indulge in the premium kitchen, which includes quartz countertops accented by a marble tile backsplash, KitchenAid appliances, along with a large pantry, elevating the culinary experience to new heights. The upstairs has two bedrooms along with two full baths. The primary bedroom has a walk-in closet and an ensuite bath with premium tile and a free- standing tub. The upstairs also has a linen/utility closet for extra storage.Below, a downstairs family room leads to the large backyard. An extra linen closet and two large bedrooms, one with a walk-in closet, provide versatility and privacy for diverse lifestyle needs.Enhancing the ambiance, richly stained alder doors and casings lend a touch of rustic elegance, while dual-pane windows ensure energy efficiency and tranquility. Revel in the comfort of wood-based laminate flooring, encased in walnut-stained knotty alder throughout, complemented with plush carpeting in the bedrooms.Step outside to the expansive composite deck, extending from the great room, where you can savor views of multiple conservancy lots. Beyond the confines of this exquisite home, embrace a wealth of outdoor adventures with easy access to an abundance of trails for mountain biking, hiking, snowshoeing, cross country, and backcountry skiing.Ideally situated, this residence is in close proximity to three major ski resorts and an abundance of nearby trails for hiking, snowshoeing, mountain biking, and backcountry skiing, embodying the essence of mountain living at its finest. Don't miss this unparalleled opportunity to embrace the mountain lifestyle you've always dreamed of.

2230 Mewuk, South Lake Tahoe

$1,250,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 140137 MLS
Representing an ageless Tahoe style, this Mountain View Estates home enjoys a premium location with all-day sunshine and exceptional views. Experience the peaceful setting of a true getaway with a series of US Forestry owned lots to the left, 1 to the rear and 1 across the street. Access to the National Forest is only 4 lots away, with endless hiking/biking and backcountry skiing options across nearby Echo Summit, Flagpole Peak and the Angora ridgeline. This 1/4-acre lot is completely flat and lushly landscaped with a fully fenced in backyard, perfect for family life or entertaining. A covered front porch protects from the weather and conveys a quaint charm from the curb. Practical downstairs living allows for minimal stairs and great flow from the garage, through a spacious mud room/laundry area and into to a well-appointed kitchen. Completed in Knotty Alder cabinetry, custom slab granite counters and random width hardwood flooring, the kitchen and dining areas maintain the home's enduring rustic charm. Warmed by a stone encased gas fireplace, the main living area is spacious and inviting, while providing access to a redwood rear deck with hot tub and a stone patio with fire pit.A 2-story stairwell leads to a generous upper family room with vaulted ceilings, freestanding gas stove and slate hearth, as well as a private front balcony. All 3 bedrooms are upstairs, including an expansive primary suite with walk-in closet and stylish bath with dual vanity, steam shower and jetted tub. Mini splits were added throughout the home to keep the house cool in the warm summer months. The property has been impeccable maintained, inside and out.

1442 Mount Olympia, South Lake Tahoe

$1,850,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 140110 MLS
SPECTACULAR is the only word to describe this lightly used home. Rebuilt after the Angora fire in the highly sought after Angora highlands neighborhood sits this 2932 Square foot one owner home. No expense was spared during the build. The home is situated next to an unbuildable forest service lot.Sitting in a park like setting the home is fully landscaped with mature trees and shrubs .Backyard is highlighted by a three tier waterfall with pond,covered gazebo with firepit for the ultimate enteraining. The home sits on a 1/3 of an acre and is adjoined by a forest service lot for privacy. There is access to miles of trails directly across the street. There are spectacular views of Freel Peak to the east and Angora ridge to the west.. The home features a 5 car paver stone driveway leading to 2 solid carriage house doors. Drive into a new epoxy covered garage floor. The three car garage features a work bench, storage and refrigerator. Large stone entry way leads up to a double arched front door with old world glass. Two copper roofs cover the popouts on the front of the house. Upon entering the home you will be wowed by the craftmanship and color palette.The home features 3 gas fireplaces. Throughout the house you will find arched doors and coiffeured ceilings. The kitchen features custom pounded copper farm sink,Stainless steel appliances with double convection ovens. Knotty alder cabinets with broken edge granite counter tops. Pantry. Master bath includes a large soaking tub, knotty alder cabinets, seemless glass shower. Water closet. French door leading to a 8 person hot tub. Large master suite with his and hers closets. Laundry room with sink and plenty of additional storage.. Half bath with raised vessel sink and broken edge counter top. Downstairs you will find a spacious entertainment room or second living space. Wine cellar. Two spacious bedrooms. One is an additional master suite. New tankless water heater. Central heat and AC. Vignette and silhoutte window coverings throughout. You will not be disappointed by this home.

1280 Pyramid, South Lake Tahoe

$1,725,000
4 Beds 3 Baths 139963 MLS
Price Improvement!!!Discover your dream home nestled in the serene landscapes of South Lake Tahoe at 2144 Shawnee St. This newer custom-built gem is perfectly situated on an expansive 18,295 sq ft lot, boasting breathtaking views of the surrounding National Forest Land. This exquisitely designed residence invites tranquility and grandeur into daily living with its quiet dead-end street location, granting easy access to miles of National Forest and the gently meandering Upper Truckee River. Step inside to find a spacious great room characterized by towering ceilings and a stunning floor-to-ceiling gas fireplace. Large picture windows frame the forest outside, immersing you in nature's beauty from the comfort of your home. The heart of this home, the kitchen, is a culinary enthusiast's dream with its knotty alder cabinets, chiseled-edge granite countertops, live-edge breakfast bar, and stainless steel appliances, including a commercial-style gas range.Upstairs, a versatile second living area features a cozy gas fireplace, wet bar, and sliding barn doors for added privacy. This space opens to a balcony that overlooks the forest canopy, offering a peaceful retreat. The primary suite is a haven of relaxation with its own balcony, mesmerizing forest and filtered mountain views, and a third gas fireplace. Its accompanying bathroom showcases custom tilework, double vanity, and a freestanding tub, perfect for unwinding as snowflakes dance outside.Completing this spectacular home are a brand new roof equipped with heat tape, a three-car garage, fresh exterior paint, and the bonus of being sold furnished. Imagine life here, where luxury meets nature's doorstep, all within proximity to top local schools, the Holiday Market, Tahoe Paradise Park, and the renowned Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort.Welcome to your South Lake Tahoe sanctuary, where every day is an adventure waiting to happen.

2144 Shawnee, South Lake Tahoe

$700,000
3 Beds 2 Baths 139865 MLS
Welcome to this updated Tahoe chalet nestled in the sought-after North Upper Truckee area, a serene retreat that promises the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern amenities. Situated opposite County owned forest land, this property offers an idyllic setting that nature enthusiasts and those seeking tranquility will find irresistible.Boasting 3 bedrooms and 2 well-appointed bathrooms across 1,502 square feet of living space, this cabin is designed to cater to a variety of lifestyles and preferences. The detached single-car garage comes with a generous storage area, providing ample space for your outdoor gear or workshop projects.As you step inside, you're greeted by a welcoming entryway that sets the tone for the warm and inviting ambiance that flows throughout. The living area is a highlight, with its tall, vaulted open beam ceilings, a gas fireplace for those chilly evenings, laminate flooring, and an abundance of windows that frame the picturesque wooded surroundings.The updated kitchen is equipped with solid knotty alder cabinetry, stainless steel appliances including a gas range, elegant granite slab counters, and a built-in pantry - all ready for your culinary adventures.The main floor hosts a full bathroom, laundry/utility room, and the primary bedroom featuring a custom-built desk, ideal for remote work or creative pursuits. Upstairs awaits two guest rooms, one being an open loft concept, alongside the second full bathroom.The alarm system, camera, thermostats, and light can be controlled remotely via the ADT app for a piece of mind. Whether as a full-time residence or a seasonal getaway, this property represents an opportunity not to be missed.

698 W San Bernardino, South Lake Tahoe

$750,000
5 Beds 2 Baths 139720 MLS
This 5-bed, 2-bath, 2,200sf home in the sought-after North Upper Truckee neighborhood combines rustic charm with modern convenience. The kitchen and bathrooms have been updated and fresh new carpeting for a finishing touch.Kitchen Upgrades: Fresh flooring, countertops, and new appliances in the spacious eat-in kitchen.Bathroom Updates: Both bathrooms have been tastefully modernized.Dual Fireplaces: Cozy up with wood-burning and gas fireplaces in the open living/dining room.Rustic Elegance: Enjoy warm-treated knotty pine throughout for that Tahoe charm.Secluded Setting: Surrounded by three vacant lots, including one owned by CTC on the west side and two owned by USFS on the east, ensuring your privacy for years to come.Ample Parking: 2-car garage, RV space, and storage sheds.Fenced Backyard: With Hot tub private deck and irrigation system.Natural Light: Three large skylights brighten the second floor.Durability: Metal roof and cheerful blue vinyl siding.Efficiency: On-demand hot water system.Enjoy the feel of a mountain getaway with easy access to world-class ski resorts - Heavenly, Kirkwood, and Sierra-at-Tahoe. Lake Tahoe public beaches are a short drive away. Walkable and bikeable to Angora Ridge hiking and mountain biking trails, and Lake Baron for a swim closer to home.Interested in short-term rentals? The permit waiting list is $750, plus an annual fee for more info: https://www.edcgov.us/Government/VHRWith old-growth trees, a sun-drenched deck, and a fenced-in yard, this private mountain retreat is just a 5-minute drive from the Y @ South Lake Tahoe and Raley's.

648 Kiowa, South Lake Tahoe

$1,788,000
4 Beds 4 Baths 139697 MLS
Welcome to 1319 Mount Diablo Circle, a masterpiece of mountain modern design and luxury living. This brand-new construction, by one of Tahoe's finest builders...It's a testament to sophistication and functionality, offering an unparalleled blend of style and comfort. Experience the epitome of spacious living with an open floor plan and wide plank, white oak, wood flooring that effortlessly connects the living, dining, and kitchen areas. Ideal for entertaining or relaxing, this home is a haven for those who appreciate Sierra living. The great room and heart of the home boasts a chef's kitchen with KitchenAid appliances, shaker style maple cabinets, large island, and Taj Mahal quartzite countertops. The large living area features a gas fireplace with a dramatic floor to ceiling stone hearth. Whether you're a culinary enthusiast or just love to gather, this upstairs living area is sure to inspire with full, unobstructed mountain views. Downstairs you will retreat to your own sanctuary in the primary suite, a true oasis, with more stunning mountain views. The two additional bedrooms are generously sized, each designed with comfort in mind, with access to the large 2nd master suite with a floating, mahogany staircase and cable railing. Embrace the Tahoe lifestyle with an inviting outdoor space where you can unwind, entertain guests, and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Situated in the desirable Mountain View Estates neighborhood, this home offers the perfect blend of tranquility and convenience plus air conditioning and solar power. Some of these images included are an artist's impression of what the property might look like with furnishings. Some images have been digitally modified. See how beautiful and stunning this property is in person.

1319 Mount Diablo, South Lake Tahoe

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