Truckee-Tahoe Market Update — July 2020 Welcome to July. This crazy year has been unprecedented, and who knows what the next six months will look like? The purpose of this update is to provide some context into what we are seeing in Truckee-Tahoe’s tourism sector, the rental market, real estate, and provide some predictions on…

The Tahoe Truckee Workforce Housing Authority (TTWHA) was founded in 2020 to respond to the housing needs of the employees of four member agencies: Tahoe Forest Hospital District, Truckee Tahoe Airport District, Tahoe Truckee Unified School District, and the Truckee Donner Public Utility District. These agencies employ nearly 2,000 locals throughout North Tahoe-Truckee. The agency…

We are excited to announce an innovative new project designed to increase the supply of long-term rentals available for local workers. The initiative is the result of a partnership between The Trust for Community Housing (TCH) and Landing Locals, an online marketplace that matches local employees with property owners to increase the availability of long-term…

Landing Locals seeks to preserve a thriving middle class in vacation towns by helping the local workforce secure housing. We do this by connecting homeowners with vetted locals through our trusted online platform. For properties listed on our platform, we give preference to renters who are locally employed. To determine priority, we have developed a…

Landing Locals launched in 2019 with the mission to preserve a thriving middle class in vacation towns by helping the local workforce secure housing. We wanted to share a little more about the problem, our solution, and our progress since we launched a little over a year ago. The problem The dramatic growth of vacation…

Vacation towns dependent on tourism are facing an increasing shortfall of available and affordable housing for their local workforce.  In 2019, Colin and Kai Frolich started Landing Locals to tackle the housing issues facing vacation towns head-on. Due to the shortage of inventory, rental costs have risen dramatically while most of the housing inventory, owned…