Just minutes from Northstar and Truckee is another golf course community known as Schaffer’s Mill. This prime piece of North Lake Tahoe real estate is located in the Martis Valley on 475 acres. Schaffer’s Mill real estate is a first pick among buyers looking for small mountain town living with plenty of year round activities.
Schaffer’s Mill is 15 minutes from the towns along the shorelines of North Lake Tahoe. The 18 hole championship golf course isn’t the only unique thing about this community. There are cross country ski trails, a national forest in your back yard, stocked fishing ponds and a stunning new club house. This club house features a community lawn known as Schaffer’s Square, along with a bar, a restaurant and pool. Like the other towns in this neighborhood, Schaffer’s Mill real estate is located close to Truckee and all its offerings as well as some of the Sierra’s best ski resorts.
Schaffer’s Mill real estate has no shortage of offerings either. There are 218 single family homes and 188 Mountain Lodges. The best part about these Schaffer’s Mill Golf Course homes is that they sit on large sites ranging from .25 acres to .75 acres. Perfect for the North Lake Tahoe home buyer seeking extra space.
If you are interested in purchasing one of the luxurious mountain lodges at Schaffer’s Mill, you can look forward to 2,000 to 2,600 sq ft of living space with 3-4 bedrooms, separate laundry rooms, large decks, a two car garage and more. These homes are all designed to showcase the heritage of Schaffer’s Mill and the Old Tahoe lifestyle that comes with it. The best part is that maintenance and landscaping are a part of the package.
Interested in a cabin with luxurious amenities? Schaffer’s Mill has a collection of 5 designs to choose from. The Tahoe Cabin, The Cascade, The Settler’s Cabin, The Trailhead and The Sierra Cabin. These truly exceptional homes boast both golf course and mountain views, giving you beautiful scenery every day. While cabins are typically thought of as being small, Schaffer’s Mill real estate breaks the mold with sizes ranging from 2,500 sqft to 3,000 sq ft. There is more! You can also pick any one of the designs available and then customize to fit your taste from there.
If you love this neighborhood but want to build your dream home, there are golf course lots available to do just that, along with pre designed choices as well.
The year to year comparison report for this desirable neighborhood has positive notes in the categories that we follow. The solds had a slight increase, the volume sold saw a substantial increase while the median and average sold price saw a slight increase. The amount of available listings has gone down a little, which is not unusual given that demand for North Lake Tahoe real estate is very high.
|Schaffers Mill Year to Year Comparison Report||2017||2016|
|Number of Sales||21||16|
|Median Sold Price||$1,335,000||$1,272,500|
|Average Sold Price||$1,402,828||$1,356,875|