Government intervention likely in Truckee to help find solutions for affordable housing crisis

Publisher’s note: This is one in a series of stories looking at the affordable housing issue in the Tahoe-Truckee area. By Linda Fine Conaboy TRUCKEE – With more and more recreational and business opportunities presenting themselves, the Tahoe-Truckee area has become hard pressed to identify enough affordable residential units to accommodate the rapidly increasing need. […]

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Grassroots effort to deal with affordable housing

Publisher’s note: This is one in a series of stories about affordable housing in the Tahoe-Truckee area. By Terra Breeden Most of the single-family homes in South Lake Tahoe sit empty. They are second homes, used by the owners only a handful of times a year, or as vacation rentals. Affordable housing options have become […]

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Lack of affordable housing nothing new in Tahoe

Publisher’s note: This is one in a series of stories looking at the affordable housing issue in the Tahoe-Truckee area.   “For any community, the quality of life experienced by its residents depends, to a great extent,  on the quantity and quality of available housing.”                                           — 20-20 Committee report to the South Lake Tahoe […]

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