Lisa and Jim's Northern Nevada Real Estate Blog: Lisa Wetzel, CDPE, SFR (RE/MAX Realty Affiliates)

A great Value Just Got Better! Reduced to $799,000.00! 940 Foothill Road Gardnerville NV ~ The Perfect Combination of Elegance and Comfort ...

This home is a awesome value and a wonderful spot for a large family!  Quiet, Peaceful and perfectly located to b close to everything!


Photo Gallery
Whether for a large family, professional couple, or active retirees … this outstanding dwelling delivers the perfect combination of “Elegance and Comfort”. An absolutely wonderful home that was expertly constructed thoughtfully designed and impeccably maintained. Traditional multi-level plan offers many distinct living zones to accommodate a variety of life styles. Large inviting formal living room, a gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar and formal dining room make up the main floor, upstairs there are three family bedrooms with private baths, and above it all a elegant master suite with spacious bath featuring a double vanity, large soaking tub and walk-in shower plus a large dressing room and separate exercise room. Downstairs the den/guest quarters enjoy a separate private entrance that opens to a beautiful patio. This room could easily double as an in home office, in-law quarters or maid’s room. At the lowest level we find a giant family room with pool table, entertainment area, and insulated wine room. Located on 1.73 acres, the manicured grounds are a true delight, a tasteful combination of private fenced patio and deck, rolling lush green lawns and a variety or native brush and colorful blooms. There is a huge detached garage that matches the house and could easily accommodate 6 cars, toys, RV’s or be completed and converted for many uses. All this plus the present zoning will allow horses.
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Parking Spaces: 8+
Year Built: 1985
Lot Size: 1.73
Garage Size: 8+ A Car Man's Dream!
School District: Douglas County
Square Footage: 4846
Agent Name: Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine
Broker: John Fisher
MLS #: 80011004
Powered by vFlyer.comvFlyer Id: 1759332
Comment balloon 0 commentsLisa Wetzel • May 15 2009 09:14AM
A great Value Just Got Better! Reduced to $799, 000. 00! 940 Foothill…
This home is a awesome value and a wonderful spot for a large family! Quiet, Peaceful and perfectly located to b close to everything! Links Carson Valley Real Estate Website Real Estate Blog Myspace Photo Gallery Description Whether for a… more
Seller will Pay $3, 000 of Buyer's Closing Costs! 1374 Pin Oak Drive…
Links Real Estate Blog Carson Valley Real Estate Website Photo Gallery Description One of the few Brand New Homes Available in Gardnerville today! Charming Arbor Gardens home with attached 2 car garage. Great Room design features a dining area in… more
Back On Market! 318 Stillwater in Dayton ~ Spectacular Home Just…
Back On Market! 318 Stillwater in Dayton ~ Spectacular Home Just Waiting for You! Back On Market! Location: Dayton, NV Looking for a home that’s a cut above? You’re going to love the many upgraded features this great family home has to offer… more
The Real Estate Market May be Picking Up in Carson Valley, Nevada!
I'm not a very good "Stat" counter like some of my ActiveRain buddies; I'll see what I can figure out and report it later! What I am sure of is that I think April was a pivotal month for our entry level market. Six weeks ago… more
Agents - Don't Get In The Way Of Your Customers' Desired Outcome
This is a greatpost! We recently encountered this and it was not pleasant! As agents we need to facilitate not block our customers efforts! Once in awhile you'll encounter an agent that is controlling or controlled by the customer. This… more
Let's Leave The Head-Butting To The Goats
Goats like to butt heads.. like some agents we know Check out the picture of our niece and nephew playing with one of our goats. They were on the teeter totter when the goat came over to play. The nephew is a bit antsy around farm animals so… more
Keep Your Community Vibrant, Whole, and Wholesome.
YEAH! Go Jimmy! Passion for a cause is what makes the world go round! You inspire this in all of us! Thanks! Community involvement is essential. As Realtors we are advocates of our respective communities and it is essential that… more
My Wife Really Got My Goat.. He's Home
Welcome Home Buster! This is a happy ending to a sad testament of our economic times! I recently posted about my wife calling me when I was with a customer to ask if she could re scue a goat. Caught as I was in a noncompromising position, I… more
It's An Emotional Rollercoaster! Lately I'm looking At "Short…
It's An Emotional Rollercoaster! Lately I'm looking At "Short Sales" In A Whole New Light! It's really heart breaking to speak with some of the homeowners that are facing a foreclosure or.. at best.. a "Short Sale". &… more
Do You get What You EXPECT???
This is a veruy inspiring post by a vey smart lady. Enjoyable reading.. very inspiring.. so true! Hope you enjoy it as much as I did! How do you start your day? Which side of the bed do you get up on??… more
There Is More Than Price In Evaluating An Offer
Great Job Jimmy - You make some very valid points. Price is but one aspect of an offer Even if an offer is above the List price it might not be a good offer for the Seller. If they've lived in their home for 20 years and the offer provides for… more
Dayton Valley Real Estate Market Update - April 2009
Good Signs of thing to come in Northern Nevada? We hope so! Today there are 146 homes for sale in the Dayton Valley area. Of the 146 homes available for sale, 30 are bank owned and 21 are short sale. That means 51 - or 35% - of the market is… more
When Marketing Your Home Put Your Valuables Away When Selling!
An agent will do everything she can to protect your assets, but if you have a new agent and a thief that has been a thief for 20 years - who has more experience? Remove the temptation - put it away. After all, they aren't buying your jewelry -… more
REDUCED AGAIN! 1820 Citadel in North Carson City, Nevada 3, 100+ SQ. FT…
Links Real Estate Blog Website Photo Gallery Description Bbeautiful Executive Home in a wonderful Northwest Carson City neighborhood! Very versatile floor plan with large central island kitchen that features plenty of cabinets and tile counters and… more
Ethnic Nevada Lives
Gotta share these real "Nevada Photos" Sheep in the desert is not something you see everyday! Enjoy! We were on our way to Smith Valley to preview a property when I noticed something out of the ordinary on a distant mountain… more
WOW! 40% of What It Sold For Two Years Ago!
We just took a look at a home in Smith Valley, Nevada in preparation for an "Interior BPO". What an interesting experience! The subject house was listed for $849, 000 and sold in 2007 for $825, 000. 00! This beautiful home was… more
Rolling out the Red Carpet Service! Why didn't I think of this sooner?
This is one of the BEST IDEAS! I have heard in a long long time! I plan to do this right away! Imitation is the sincerest forms of flattery! Huntsville Alabama is growing rapidly, and I am continually working with Relo buyers. As we all know… more
My Wife Really Got My Goat
An Earlier Blog that Jimmy posted.. I couldn't resist this goaty tale! Of course it will end happily ever after! There I was, busy with a Buyer going over the homes we were about to go look at when I am told my wife was calling and must talk to… more
1678 Highway 395 #27 Minden NV ~ Amazing Townhome for Sale in Minden…
1678 Highway 395 #27 Minden NV ~ Amazing Townhome for Sale in Minden NV Location: Minden Townhomes MOTIVATED! Contemporary style and spacious floor plan give this “In-Town” family home a lot of “Bang for the Buck”. The light and modern kitchen… more
1589 Mono Avenue in Minden ~ Commercial Zoning ~ Old Downtown Minden…
Photo Gallery Description Unique Commercial Opportunity in the heart of Downtown Historic Minden corridor. Ideal for a small user – perfect for an attorney or similar profession – close to county court house and county offices. Features Bedrooms: 3… more