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GLOBAL INSPIRATIONS

THE CLEAR CREEK TAHOE HOME SITS ATOP A RIDGE WITH STUNNING VIEWS OF THE SURROUNDING MOUNTAINS AND CARSON VALLEY, PHOTO BY RYAN FITZHENRY GLOBAL INSPIRATIONS Written by Alison Bender in Mountain Home Awards 2020, Mountain Homes   HOME MEANS NEVADA FOR A HONG KONG–BASED FAMILY   Collin and Andrea Wilkerson had never been to Nevada when they put… Read more »

OUTFITTED FOR FUN

A WEILAND LIFT-AND-SLIDE GLASS DOOR AND SIERRA PACIFIC WINDOWS BRING THE OUTDOORS IN AND ALLOW FOR SWEEPING VIEWS ACROSS THE MARTIS VALLEY TO THE CARSON RANGE OUTFITTED FOR FUN Written by Sylas Wrightin Mountain Home Awards 2020, Mountain Homes   |  Photography by Vance Fox    BUILT FOR A FAMILY WITH A LOVE FOR SOCIAL GATHERINGS, THIS MARTIS CAMP HOME INVITES… Read more »

REBUILT FOR GENERATIONS OF ENJOYMENT

THE REMODEL TURNED THREE SMALL BUILDINGS CONSTRUCTED IN 1950 INTO A TIMELESS 4,187-SQUARE-FOOT HOME DESIGNED FOR GENERATIONS TO COME REBUILT FOR GENERATIONS OF ENJOYMENT Written by Tahoe Quarterlyin Mountain Home Awards 2020, Mountain Homes   |  Photography by Vance Fox    For a family-oriented couple who long dreamed of owning a vacation home on Lake Tahoe, the six-year remodel after locating… Read more »

Truckee Chamber of Commerce – Large Business of the Year

Mark Tanner Construction was named Large Business of the Year during the 66th Annual Truckee Chamber of Commerce Awards for contributing to the community and local economy. Mark and the team are honored to have been included among their fellow award nominees. Each local business named in the running for this award brings unique contributions… Read more »

AWARD NOMINEE: DREAM HOME REVIVAL BY MARK TANNER CONSTRUCTION, INC.

Mark Tanner Construction, Inc., 10603 East River Street, Truckee, CA 96161 530.587.4000 | www.marktannerconstruction.com Affectionately coined the “Dream Home Revival” this 3,200 square foot home is one-of-a-kind. It was originally built by renowned California ranch-style architect Cliff May in 1970 and remodeled to breathe new life into its impeccable bones while keeping true to the original… Read more »

Lakeside Allure

A Home With Lakeside Allure On Tahoe’s west shore, a family embraces all that summer has to offer while making new memories By Suzanne S. Brown Memories have a way of influencing actions we take much later in life. When it was time to build their vacation home, a California couple wanted it to combine… Read more »

TIMBER TARIFFS STING TAHOE HOMEBUILDERS

Written by Kyle Magin in Around Town, Mountain Home Awards 2019   International trade policy lumbered into Tahoe’s homebuilding industry last year with pricy results. Timber tariffs, targeting Canada, added tens of thousands of dollars to new home construction during the 2018 building season. Rising labor and fuel costs, and a hot housing market regionally, compounded the uptick’s financial… Read more »

Cozy Modular Lodges amidst the Mountains in Clio, California

by Cassandra Walker, content lead, East River Public Relations   At the helm of high-tech custom home building is Mark Tanner of Mark Tanner Construction, Truckee, California. He is a regional leader in building techniques showcasing unparalleled attention to detail, environmental sustainability, and a penchant for constructing dreamy family homes. Tanner is an avid proponent… Read more »

DREAM HOME REVIVAL

POST-AND-BEAM CONSTRUCTION SUPPORTS A 27-FOOT-HIGH CEILING WITH A SKYLIGHT RIDGE RUNNING THE LENGTH OF THE ROOF’S PEAK, PHOTO BY VANCE FOX DREAM HOME REVIVAL Written by Susan D. Rockin Mountain Home Awards 2019, Mountain Homes   EVERYTHING THAT’S OLD IS NEW AGAIN IN THIS CLASSIC MID-CENTURY REMODEL   Cliff May. While not exactly a household name, architecture aficionados… Read more »

LODGE-LIKE HOME FIT FOR FAMILY FUN

THE LOFTY GREAT ROOM OF THE LITTLE BEAR LODGE OPENS TO A OUTDOOR LOUNGE AREA WITH A 200,000-BTU FIRE PIT, AS WELL AS A VIEW DOWN THE 17TH FAIRWAY TO THE HOME’S INSPIRATION SOURCE, THE CAMP LODGE, PHOTO BY VANCE FOX LODGE-LIKE HOME FIT FOR FAMILY FUN Written by Tahoe Quarterly in Mountain Home Awards 2019, Mountain Homes… Read more »

New Community Park Planned for Downtown Truckee

The half-acre lot between Church and Jibboom streets in downtown Truckee is set to become a new community park. The current playground area, owned by the Truckee Donner Recreation and Parks District, will be converted into an innovative public space, scheduled to break ground in spring with a projected completion date of fall 2019. The… Read more »

Building Blocks Truckee is poised for modular building

As soon as December of this year, an initial wave of 12-by-60-foot flatbed trucks carrying Truckee housing will roll into town. The homes, stacked like 20-ton Lego blocks, will be bound for the community’s newest housing development, Coburn Crossing, bringing 137 much needed rentals to the market. Closely following will be a second round of… Read more »

California Custom Builder Enters New Realm of Hybrid Home Building

California Custom Builder Enters New Realm of Hybrid Home Building Mark Tanner Construction tries out prefabricated construction methods to broaden company abilities. By SYMONE GARVETT This story was originally published in Builder. In California’s Sierra Valley, custom builder Mark Tanner Construction has always been known for its one-of-a-kind site-built homes. But now, the company has begun a new wave… Read more »

Let’s Get Lost In The Sierras

By Philip Ferrato / 10/31/18 at 1:00 pm / Comments Photo Credit: Nakoma Resort   Ascend, an outstanding project north of Lake Tahoe is coming to fruition– a collection of high-design manufactured homes set in the forest at the Nakoma resort. In a beautiful year-round location, it’s not far from the slopes (with a shuttle to Northstar) and… Read more »

CALIFORNIA CUSTOM BUILDER ENTERS NEW REALM OF HYBRID HOME BUILDING

BUILDER CALIFORNIA CUSTOM BUILDER ENTERS NEW REALM OF HYBRID HOME BUILDING Mark Tanner Construction tries out prefabricated construction methods to broaden company abilities. By Symone Garvett In California’s Sierra Valley, custom builder Mark Tanner Construction has always been known for its one-of-a-kind site-built homes. But now, the company has begun a new wave of hybrid home building, working… Read more »

Rolling With the Punches

Rolling With the Punches A switch of architects and a major redesign mid-project didn’t faze this remodeler. By Sean Wallisch Surprises always come up during construction projects, but perhaps nothing is harder than a change in architect halfway through. That’s exactly what happened to Mark Tanner and his team at Mark Tanner Construction last spring. As… Read more »

How a California Home’s Design Changed on the Fly

When the owners of a house under construction in Truckee, Calif., decided to abandon the mountain-style look of their partially built home, they turned to Los Angeles-based Marmol Radziner’s modern aesthetic. The about-face required builder Mark Tanner Construction to swiftly adapt in order to stay on schedule. Tasked with scrapping the partially completed second floor,… Read more »

HOW A CALIFORNIA HOME’S DESIGN CHANGED ON THE FLY

When the owners of a house under construction in Truckee, Calif., decided to abandon the mountain-style look of their partially built home, they turned to Los Angeles-based Marmol Radziner’s modern aesthetic. The about-face required builder Mark Tanner Construction to swiftly adapt in order to stay on schedule. Tasked with scrapping the partially completed second floor,… Read more »