Is It Better to Buy in the Winter or Summer?

You hear it a lot – there are best and worst times to make any sort of purchase. It seems like every few months a new article comes out that says when you should buy certain things. Whether it’s a television, a car, or a home, statistics are available that may influence your decision on [...]

Is it Always the Right Time to Buy a Home?

Is it always the right time to buy a home? Star listing agent Jessica Riffle Edwards sheds light on a few questions you should ask yourself prior to purchasing a home. Looking to buy or sell in the Nevada County area? Give a Coldwell Banker agent a call today!   https://youtu.be/9Jlyvrihf60

Tips for Home Buyers: Working with a Real Estate Agent

Buying a home can be a daunting task because there are is so much that goes into it. Buying a home is not a simple see a house, sign a document, pay for it, and then move in. There are all sorts of twists, turns, and potential heartbreaks along the way that you need [...]

Five Reasons Buying Beats Renting

Conventional wisdom used to state that buying a home is always a great investment. But after the housing crisis, many people who saw their equity sliced in half began questioning this logic. That’s unfortunate. Many renters were afraid to go buy a home for fear of either losing that home or having the value decrease when it comes [...]

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How to Choose the Right Real Estate Agent

It can be a challenge to find the right real estate agent. In areas like Nevada County, there are so many different companies and agents to choose from. How do you know if you’ve found the right one? What qualities should you look for when selecting an agent? We’ve put together the ultimate list of 7 [...]

How to Make Your Move Less Stressful

From horror stories of lost, stolen, and broken items to surprise charges tacked on to an already high bill, moving is not for the faint of heart. It's hard on everyone, and something that makes you question why you even decided to move in the first place. But moving doesn't have to be difficult. If [...]

To Buy or to Sell?

Home buyers and home sellers each face their own challenges, but for many, the two processes go hand-in-hand. Most people cannot afford to own multiple homes, so the decision to move generally means both buying a new home and selling your current property. If you are attempting to both sell your home and buy a new [...]

Most Common Mistakes Home Buyers Make Searching for a Home Online

For 42 percent of home buyers, the first step in the homebuying process was searching online. They search numerous sites and gather a list of homes that they then bring to a real estate agent. Sound like something you have done? While technology has a number of benefits, it also comes with some potential pitfalls. [...]

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Looking Beyond Price When Buying a Home

As a home buyer, you may focus too much on a home’s sale price. You question whether or not it's in your budget, if it fits your bedroom and bathroom requirements, and if it's in the right zip code. Before you begin the home search, make sure that you take into account other factors such [...]

By | 2017-06-12T16:57:47+00:00 Monday, June 12, 2017|Categories: Buyer Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Real Estate Search is Better in the Summer

We know we keep saying it, but it is so true! Spring and summer are the best time for real estate in Nevada County, and it is often seen as a seller’s market. However, there are some great reasons the summer season can help buyers in their real estate search. Here are the top-three benefits [...]