If living along the shores of the country's highest, most scenic body of water has ever appealed to you, you need to pinpoint for tour in a few listings in Tahoe City. A vibrant stretch of retail, lively restaurants, and hometown shops reflects the town's balance of tourism and local life. Year-round events to celebrate sun and snow are easy to find here, as are homes that showcase the "Jewel of the Sierras," Lake Tahoe. From golf courses to a nordic ski center, Tahoe City offers owners everything you'll want in a home by the lake. Life in Tahoe City means it's finally time to buy that boat.