In reviewing sales statistics for January and February 2011 compared to the same period last year, median prices for the Truckee/Lake Tahoe area continued to drop in most areas and price ranges, while the number of units sold remained almost the same or were down just slightly. 
Currently, there are 474 single family homes active on the market, ranging in price from $105,000 to $24,900,000, with a median price of $699,000. For condos/townhomes, the actives total 239, ranging from $65,000 to $2,840,000, with a median price of $415,000.  For our active inventory, 12% of single family homes fall in the “distressed” category (REO or short sales), whereas only 6.5% are noted as distressed.