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

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 [...]

By | 2017-07-31T22:30:51+00:00 Monday, July 31, 2017|Categories: Buyer Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

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 [...]

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. [...]

By | 2017-06-13T16:38:50+00:00 Tuesday, June 13, 2017|Categories: Buyer Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

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

Seven Under the Radar Features You’ll Want in Your First Home Together

Ready to buy your first home as a couple? No doubt, you’ve both been keeping wish lists for your humble abode. Some dream features may fall in the “nice to have” category—separate bathrooms, walk-in closets and a swimming pool, anyone? But others—like extra storage space or a digital thermostat—really do make life easier, not to [...]

By | 2017-05-30T21:27:05+00:00 Tuesday, May 30, 2017|Categories: First Time Buyer, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Who is the Most Visited Real Estate Brand Online?

According to the 2016 National Association of Realtors Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, the average home buyers visits at least 7 different websites to look for a home. That’s a lot of browsing! If you are selling your home, it’s not enough to just have your home featured on 100+ different real estate sites. [...]

By | 2017-04-17T21:49:27+00:00 Monday, April 17, 2017|Categories: Real Estate Information, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Ten Things to Look for in a House If You Have Children

If you have kids (or are planning to) and you’re shopping for a house, your what-to-look-for checklist is probably already a mile long. It's probably a combination of what you need and what your kids need. Your home also needs to be able to transition between being a home to raise young children in to being a [...]

By | 2017-04-13T21:33:02+00:00 Thursday, April 13, 2017|Categories: Buyer Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Before You Fall Head Over Heels for an Old Home

Nevada County is full of Victorian homes. There can be something quite romantic about buying an older home. Maybe it's the turrets or the low wrought iron fence that surrounds the property. Whatever it is, the Victorian homes dotted around Grass Valley and Nevada City catch many prospective buyers eyes. Prospective homebuyers are often [...]