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West Lake Tahoe Condominium-Townhouse Information

West Lake Tahoe Condominium and Townhouse 

Development Information Organized in Alphabetical Order:
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Cedar Point, Tahoe City, CA                         Cedar Point Condos for Sale
Fleur du Lac, Homewood, CA                                    Fleur du Lac Condos for Sale
Sugarpine Lakeside, Tahoma, CA                          Sugarpine Lakeside Condos for Sale
Sugarpine Parkside, Tahoma, CA                           Sugarpine Parkside Townhouses for Sale
Tahoe Tavern, Tahoe City, CA                                   Tahoe Taven Condos for Sale
Tavern Shores, Tahoe City, CA                                 Tavern Shores Condos for Sale
Water's Edge, Tahoma, CA                                            Water's Edge Condos for Sale
The West Lake Tahoe area is defined as beginning at Fanny Bridge in Tahoe City, also known as the “Y” and moving south along the West Shore of Lake Tahoe (Highway 89 South) and ending in Rubicon Bay.

This area covers just over thirteen (13) miles and this report is for condo/townhouse developments that are located in West Lake Tahoe – Tahoe City (West Shore), Homewood, and Tahoma, CA. There are no condo/townhouse developments in
either Meeks Bay, or Rubicon Bay, CA.

Many Tahoe condo buyers may not realize how few condo, or townhouse units were ever built on the entire West Lake Tahoe area. Unlike the North Shore of Lake Tahoe where there are just under 1,800 units; on the West Shore, there are only ten (10) condo/townhouse developments located along the West Shore of Lake Tahoe with an estimate of less than 550 units for the entire area, just less than one-third of the supply of units that are located on the North Shore. 

In those ten (10) condo/townhouse developments, six (6) are lakefront developments, one (1) is a ski/tennis resort, one (1) is a lakeside development, and two (2) are mountain-side developments. Since the condo/townhouse developments are so
limited on the West Shore, condo/townhouse units often command a significant market premium relative to other locations around the lake.

It is estimated from Placer County and El Dorado County records that approximately 538 condo and townhouse developments were built on the entire West Shore of Lake Tahoe. Of those units, there are approximately 348 units located in lakefront developments, and 190 units in mountain-side non-lakefront developments.

As a side note, there perhaps a dozen, or so mini-condo duplex style condos located in the greater Tahoe City area.  They typically appear in the Tahoe Woods, Talmont, and Cathderal/Comstock areas on the West Shore and are not part of this review, but buyers should be aware that this type of two unit condo ownership does come on the market every once in a while.

At any one given time, you can expect the current supply of condos or townhouses for sale on West Lake Tahoe will be extremely limited. It is not uncommon for less than a dozen units to be listed for sale and on the market at any one given time. 

Lake Tahoe - Truckee Condos for Sale
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Why work with Laura Allen, Tahoe Real Estate Agent?  Because I'm the Tahoe REALTOR® who has collected this information and taken the time to become your local Tahoe real estate resource.  Information, experience, and local knowledge, it all makes a difference in your Tahoe real estate transaction! 
Laura A. Allen | 530.414.1260 |   
BROKER ASSOCIATE, Tahoe Real Estate Agent, Tahoe REALTOR®
Cal BRE# 01473598
All information is deemed reliable, but is subject to change, and/or correction without notice.  Buyers and Sellers should investigate and verify all information to their own satisfaction.