The Trust for Community Housing was established in 2018 to help increase the amount of housing available for local employees in the Telluride region. It’s the region’s only non-profit organization dedicated specifically to creating more housing. TCH also adds to the affordable housing knowledge by researching trends and techniques in other similar communities. Amy Levek…

Since the spring, when Tahoe became a mecca for many of California’s city dwellers to wait out the pandemic, we have seen the real estate market explode.  This has created an unprecedented boom in prices of homes but has also meant that an increased demand for our area’s limited supply of rentals has created even…

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…