What Is An HOA?

Nevada County is a beautiful place to live. There are so many different housing communities, you have your pick of where you want to live. One thing some of the communities up here have is an HOA. It’s important to learn more about the neighborhood HOA, such as annual dues, community amenities, and restrictions when looking [...]

How to Manage Moving a Parent or Their Belongings After the Loss of a Parent

Many of us are now, or soon will be, helping our parents downsize and move. Moving a parent is accompanied with unique challenges and emotions. One of the most difficult and trying times in life is losing a parent. The grieving process also often includes the task of sorting out and moving their cherished belongings [...]

By | 2017-11-09T18:25:56+00:00 Thursday, November 9, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

How to Avoid the Top Five Home Seller Mistakes

When you are selling your home, it can be easy to be in a bubble. You have a certain idea of what the market should pay for your home and what may or may not be an issue. You've talked with your agent about the comps, determined that the leaky faucet in the master suite [...]

By | 2017-11-06T21:00:42+00:00 Monday, November 6, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Six Stunning Ways to Replace Popcorn Ceiling

REALTORs® across the nation agree: popcorn ceilings repulse buyers. They see it as a significantly outdated style that also gives them asbestos suspicions. Removal has the potential to raise your home value and keep buyers interested. You’re probably ready to take a stab at it with your putty knife, but it’s a good idea to have [...]

By | 2017-10-27T17:48:40+00:00 Friday, October 27, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement, Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Luxury Market Conundrum

The following was written by Cary Sanders, Sales Manager at Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty. Key Takeaways: Luxury homes in Western Nevada County are priced at or above $750,000. Numbers of new listings and pending sales are up, but closed units are down. Activity in the luxury market is divided roughly in half: homes priced [...]

Five Things To Do Now If You’re Selling Your Home in 2018

If you plan on selling your home next year and want to get the highest price possible, you should put it on the market at the beginning of the spring selling season. There tends to be less competition at that time, so homes listed in early spring will typically sell faster and closer to their [...]

By | 2017-10-24T18:49:16+00:00 Tuesday, October 24, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Five Fantastic Kitchen Staging Ideas for Fall

Selling your home in the Nevada County fall means adding small seasonal elements to make your home feel warm and welcoming. You want to give your home the essence of the season without going overboard. And, what better place to do that than in the kitchen? Here are some ideas to help you make your [...]

By | 2017-10-13T19:22:22+00:00 Friday, October 13, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Small Upgrades That Go A Long Way

Selling a home can get expensive. There are all sorts of things that sellers notice when they look around their home with a buyer's eye. They notice walls that need to be painted, scuff marks that need to be removed, and well-loved furniture that should be removed before pictures are taken. No one wants to [...]

Staging Your Home for a Successful Sale This Fall

With a competitive fall real estate market ahead, it may be challenging to get your property noticed and on the top of buyers’ lists. You'll have to do everything you can to make your house stand out from the crowd. But what do you do? The best advice we give our clients is to step back [...]

By | 2017-09-19T16:51:24+00:00 Tuesday, September 19, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Which Areas of Western Nevada County Show the Highest Rate of Appreciation for Home Prices?

by Cary Sanders Sales Manager at Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty The gated communities of Lake Wildwood and Lake of the Pines lead the pack, and all areas have experienced substantial home price appreciation. Last month, I reported in this article that the average sold price for single family homes in Western Nevada County was [...]

By | 2017-09-19T00:23:33+00:00 Tuesday, September 19, 2017|Categories: Buyer Resource, Homeowner Resource, Real Estate Information, Seller Resource|0 Comments