Thought this was an interesting article published in the Big Bear Grizzly regarding trout fishing in Big Bear Lake. Catch on to help with Big Bear fish plants There’s a lot to be said for a day spent trout fishing on Big Bear Lake. There’s the camaraderie, a oneness with nature, the hope that springs […]
It doesn’t feel much like Spring today….very windy and cold with a light “dusting” of snow this morning. Weather is suppose to warm up towards the end of the week but with such a mild Winter, everyone is thinking about the Lake. Article courtesy of Big Bear Grizzly East Launch Ramp set to open […]
Big Bear Lakefront Home at 39124 Waterview Closes Escrow (Sale #3 for 2014) Situated on over a half acre of land, this Big Bear lakefront property had a wonderful setting. Built in 1948 with 4 bedrooms and 2 baths, this had a lot of characteristics home buyers are looking for in a cabin. It had […]
Big Bear Lakefront Home at 155 Lagunita Lane Closes Escrow (Sale #2 for 2014) This was a pretty unique property. It overlooked the center of Big Bear Lake with 110′ of lake frontage and had 2 separate units. As I’ve written in the past, properties that are zoned R-3 (multiple units) are a little more […]
I’ll admit, I jinxed the ski resorts this year when I purchased ski passes. We haven’t had any snow to speak of! But this week’s precipitation will definitely improve the lake level. So far moderate rain falling in Big Bear with just about a 1/2 inch since midnight but they say it will turn to […]
“We can’t wait to kick off another great summer season at Snow Summit Bike Park,” said Chris Riddle, Vice President of Marketing for Big Bear Mountain Resorts. “We’re excited to be the first bike park to open for the season, … Continue reading →
Parked at the Stater Brothers shopping center parking lot for it’s own photo opp. I Googled it: There are a little more than 250 Google Street View cars driving around on streets and freeways around the world. Each car uses … Continue reading →
Help the Wolf Pups celebrate their 5th birthday on Saturday April 12th. The party will be from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM with gifts and treats for the pups at the Big Bear Alpine Zoo in Moonridge at the top of the … Continue reading →
The farmers market has returned the the Valley for the season and is open every Tuesday from 8:30 am to 1 pm at the Convention Center parking lot through the end of September.
The East End Public Boat Ramp will open Tuesday April 1st. The West End Launch Ramp will open May 8th. MWD details Here. Photos by Jo Tunnell…
Good day on the Lake Shore with the Pelicans and some Large Fish ~ Photo by Ted Knight
The Time Bandit is upright once again! Crews were able to right the ship this morning, and water is now being removed from the pirate ship that sank during our March 1st storm at Holloway’s Marina. Click here for KBHR’s … Continue reading →
Big Bear’s “Polar Plunge” to benefit the Special Olympics is this Saturday, at noon, at Swim Beach. There’s still time to donate or register to participate. The $50,000 donation goal has almost been met, help them surpass it! Click the … Continue reading →
We received 8 to 10 inches of fresh snow overnight and it’s still snowing with 1 to 2 feet more expected throughout the day!
Hole #8 at Bear Mountain Golf Course is a Lake hole. It’s only a Pitching Wedge to the green but this time of year, when the lake level is lower, it’s easy to see that maybe a 9 iron would … Continue reading →
Big Bear Real Estate Statistics, Sold 2011 vs 2012 In 2011 we had 865 closed residential sales in the Big Bear MLS. YTD through today 12/29/12 our closed residential sales are 1072 this year. The average price sold went from … Continue reading →
92315 Foreclosure Trends Foreclosure Filings—Notice of Default filings are the first step in the foreclosure process. Notice of Trustee Sale filings set the date and time of an auction, and serve as the homeowner’s final notice before sale. Foreclosure Outcomes—After … Continue reading →
More homes are being sold in less than a month according to the latest edition of the Realtors® Confidence Index report than was previously the case. Approximately a third of properties were on the market for less than a month when sold, and … Continue reading →
Many sellers that list their home for sale in the Big Bear area get a raw deal from their listing agent. 1. Listing with an out of the area agent gives you a small chance of being shown. Agents from … Continue reading →
Big Bear area ratio of supply to demand is at 8:1. This high ratio of supply to demand will stall or slow any robust increase in Big Bear prices.
Myth #1: The homeowner must fall behind on mortgage payments in order to qualify for a short sale. Debunked: Years ago this may have been true, but not in 2012. A financial hardship must exist, such as the ARM (Adjustable Rate Mortgage) … Continue reading →