How to Open Your Pool

Spring is in full bloom and this can mean a lot of things for many different people. For many it means you need to start to clear off the patio to make it a beautiful place for the summer. For the lucky ones who own a pool, you’re surely thinking (probably dreading) about opening it for [...]

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Nine Questions to Ask When Searching for a Family Home

Unless you’re planning on doing your own version of Fixer Upper, the general home-buying rule of thumb is to look for a place you’ll be able to live in for five years or more. So if you have kids (or are about to), you’ll need to look not just at the number of bedrooms and [...]

Energy Efficient Window Treatment

It’s almost that time of year where any room in the house is a welcomed relief  as long as it’s air conditioned! But your ice-cold interiors come with an associated cost for your utilities, and if you’re not careful, that first summer electric bill can be shocking. While it’s tempting to just hop over to [...]

Open House Event This Weekend!

It's that time of year again! We are having a company wide open house event Saturday May 20th from 11 am to 3 pm. Want to see a list of available homes? Click here to check them all out.  There is such a wide array of available homes that you'll probably find one that you love. Don't miss out! [...]

Nevada County Communities-Lake Wildwood

It's here! The third and final installment in our Nevada County Communities series. For our final installment, we'll be talking about Lake Wildwood. Located 2.5 miles from Penn Valley, Lake Wildwood is a gated community in the Nevada County area. Like Lake of the Pines and Alta Sierra, Lake Wildwood was developed in the 1960s. [...]

The Secret Weapon in an Agent’s Toolbox

Did you know that Coldwell Banker agents have a secret weapon? It's called Zap, and it quickly and accurately predicts when a consumer may need their services. Here’s how it works. A family decides that they wish to move in the next few months. They want to find a bigger house a few towns over [...]

Tops for April 2017

Congratulations to our Tops for April! Our top listing agent is Pam Amato, top producing agent is Pam Morey, and top selling agents are Tim Fahey and Caroline Machi. Our top selling team is Team Harley and our top producing and listing team is the Congdon Group. Congratulations to all and thank you for all [...]

Which of These Patio Umbrellas is Right for Your Home?

We spend a lot of time discussing how to decorate the interior of your home. We've got tips on everything from furniture to paint colors. But one aspect we forget to talk about is the exterior of your home. More specifically the patio. Your patio space is a direct reflection of your style, and neighbors and [...]

By | Wednesday, May 10, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement, Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Paint Pops of Color to Liven Up Your Home

Spring is here! For many, that means making the outside a place anyone would want to spend a lot of time. However, for some, the interior needs more work than the interior. You might be one of those people. Something about the interior just seems flat. But it's not the furniture that seems to bore you, [...]

Rattlesnake Safety at Home

Rattlesnake safety is important as Nevada County residents head out to the yard and beyond to enjoy warm spring weather. Spring ushers in the time of year when most rattlesnake bites occur: between April and October. Many species of venomous snakes are native to California, including Pacific rattlesnakes, diamondbacks, and sidewinders. In addition, these and other [...]

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