Sunset Magazine (February 2017) ranked Nevada City, California the NUMBER ONE BEST PLACE TO LIVE IN THE WESTERN STATES! Here is a reprint of the article by Christine Ryan: WHERE THE SUMMER OF LOVE NEVER ENDED "Ask Matthew Ticciati to describe his first Halloween after moving to Nevada City in the Sierra Foothills, and at first you get the happy clichés of rural life: the whole town dressing up, every porch lit with a jack-o-lantern, the neighbor who gives out 2,500 pieces of...Continue Reading!
Here is your chance to enjoy the sweet life on a beautiful lake! Presented by CJ Jenkins on February 15, 2017 at $1,185,000. This immaculate home is perfectly situated on lovely Shadow Cove and offers deep water and desirable east-facing sun position. Soft, tree-filtered light flows through a great room enhanced by soaring ceilings. The master en suite is large and peaceful with it's own private balcony. Spacious master bath. Extra rooms include an office, craft room and wine cellar. Recreation room. Play out on the decks, patios,...Continue Reading!
Newly-listed home (2/3/2017) for sale at Lake of the Pines, California (between Auburn and Grass Valley). $374,000 This chalet-style home has character! It is like living in a tree house. Lots of light flows through the great room with high wooden ceilings. Enjoy the stone fireplace, the pines and gravel walkways. The private master suit is set away from the other bedrooms. With little yard maintenance, you will have plenty of time to entertain on the wrap-around decks. Take a short walk to Sandy Point...Continue Reading!
Gardens, bridges and winding paths adorn this park-like retreat. Custom home lovingly cared for with high ceilings and lots of light Woodland views from every window. About half-way between Auburn and Grass Valley, California in the Sierra Foothills. Plenty of NID irrigation water. Fenced to keep the deer away from your cherished landscape. Private, yet close to schools and services. Room for celebrations on the decks, above ground pool, and fire pit. Extra fourth bedroom, office, storage room and tool shed. Possible multi- generational living with lots of parking. Exceptional...Continue Reading!
A smallish 1940 property on Deer Creek, walking distance to downtown Nevada City, got eight ALL CASH offers in less than a week! The sellers were thrilled that all offers were over asking price. Continue Reading!
Exquisite lakefront home with prominent views of the Main Lake and Hazel Pond. Only a few hundred yards away from the Lake of the Pines Clubhouse and Sports Lounge, yet the secluded parcel (.63 acres) provides so much privacy. Impeccably cared for with many updates. Desirable eastward-facing sun position. Direct access from your dock to deep water Turtle Cove. Two wrap-around decks, fenced dog run, fenced garden, three car garage. Don't miss your chance to see this exceptional lakefront beauty! Dining...Continue Reading!
The report below from Lake of the Pines Management explains the weird color. "Many have noted the lake becoming greener, we in management are very much aware of the lake condition and on top of it. Sometimes despite our best efforts, Mother Nature has a mind of her own. We have what appears to be a mild to moderate planktonic algae bloom which we do not believe presents any health risk. Some may argue the term ‘mild to moderate’ and comment...Continue Reading!
We are pleased to introduce Debra O’Lena as Administrative Assistant to CJ Jenkins. She will join us mid-June and provide office support for property acquisition and sales. Debra is a long time resident of Nevada County where she and her husband of 25 years raised their 3 children. Debra’s interests include clay sculpture, walking, and real estate investment. CJ says, “I look forward to seeing what Debra brings to the team. Having a full-time assistant allows me to focus on what’s...Continue Reading!
Anna Novoloake and CJ Jenkins finish the annual Lake of the Pines Cross Lake Swim. Another outstanding event of the Fourth of July festivities at LOP.Continue Reading!
Corny, Fourth of July Fun at Lake of the Pines. Our Tammy Anderson took Second Place in the "Action Figure" theme Golf Cart Competition. (That's Clark Kent out front in the white shirt.) Here's the First Place "Batmocart." And my favorite. I don't know what it is, but I like it. Nobody does the FOURTH better than Lake of the Pines (even when it's on the SECOND!) Continue Reading!
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