How to Sell Your Home Faster

As we've been saying for the past few weeks, it is selling season in Nevada County. For sale signs are popping up and having pending stickers slapped on almost as quickly as they are put up. However, a home isn't  going to sell at any old price that the buyer wants it to sell for. [...]

By | Thursday, June 22, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Garden Ideas That Can Sell a House

A tantalizing garden and an immaculate landscape prove time and time again to attract potential home buyers to open houses like organic magnets. If you’re on the brink of selling your home, refining and redesigning your landscape can pad your profit, as well as your yard — these upgrades can add as much as 20 percent [...]

By | Thursday, June 22, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

CBGRR Assists Local Family Raise Funds for Spinal Surgery

Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty (CBGRR) recently coordinated a parking lot sale for the benefit of Paige Lyon, a young lady in desperate need of spinal surgery to correct her scoliosis.  Paige, a 14 year-old native Nevada County resident, is the daughter of CBGRR’s IT & Marketing Consultant, Chad Lyon. Chad has been with CBGRR [...]

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 | Monday, June 12, 2017|Categories: Buyer Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Do You Know How to Prep Your Home for Summer?

Although the weather today doesn't really show it, summer has arrived to Nevada County. While summertime is perfect for outdoor gatherings with friends and family, it can also be a dangerous, and inefficient, time for your home. That’s why it’s important to have a preparation strategy in place before the hotter months arrive. These quick [...]

By | Friday, June 9, 2017|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

8 Ways to Create a Warm and Welcoming White Kitchen

An all-white room isn’t as simple as it may seem. If not done properly, the room can feel stark or boring. Clean it too frequently with bleach, and all of a sudden you are transported to every doctor's office you have ever visited. This is especially true when it comes to kitchens. There are so [...]

By | Wednesday, June 7, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

How to Cut Down on Pool Maintenance Costs This Summer

There aren't a lot of people in Nevada County who own a pool. Those that do own pools know that pool maintenance can get expensive quickly. Pool maintenance doesn’t have to be an expensive annual chore. Rather than spending up to $700 on pool maintenance, you can cut costs by doing a lot of the work [...]

Tops for May 2017

ongratulations to our Tops for April! Our top producing agent is Pam Amato, top selling agent is Greg Bulanti, and top listing agents are Tim Fahey and Greg Sharp. Our top producing, selling, and listing team is the Congdon Group. Congratulations to all and thank you for all of your hard work!

How to Make Your Home Stand Out During an Open House

Home staging is one of the most important aspects of the selling process and also one of the most under-appreciated. Many homeowners put in a great deal of effort to make sure their house is set up nicely. Others don't do much to increase the appeal of their home. There are several tips that real [...]

By | Thursday, June 1, 2017|Categories: Seller 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 | Tuesday, May 30, 2017|Categories: First Time Buyer, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments