Four Tips to Selling an Inherited Property

One difficult topic real estate agents routinely have to discuss is about selling an inherited home from a parent when they pass away. It is a situation that is an overwhelming experience, one filled with emotions and many questions. It's hard enough to have to clean out the home of all of it's possessions, let [...]

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

Five Overlooked Ways to Prepare Your Home for Sale

Congratulations! You’ve decided to list your home on the market. You know it’s a well-cared-for house and you feel confident you’ll be able to sell it for asking price. Well, maybe “confident” isn’t the right word. You hope you’ll be able to get your asking price, but you wouldn’t mind having an extra push to help [...]

By | 2017-07-24T22:37:29+00:00 Monday, July 24, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Four Easy Ways to Stage Your Home to Make it More Attractive to Buyers

So you’re ready to sell your home – but is your home ready? It doesn't have to look like the homes in the magazines, but it should look nice enough to be featured all over the Internet. These quick and easy steps to stage your home are inexpensive, but will really stand out to buyers [...]

By | 2017-07-17T20:01:10+00:00 Monday, July 17, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

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 [...]

Questions a Buyer May Ask at an Open House

An open house is one of the greatest opportunities home buyers have to look around, visualize themselves living in the house and, most importantly, ask questions about the property. Sometimes they come with their agent, ready to put an offer in on a home that they love. Others come alone, trying to get an idea [...]

By | 2017-07-14T17:43:52+00:00 Friday, July 14, 2017|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Most Important Summer Home Maintenance Projects

With the bright sunlight and warm temperatures that accompany summer, you may be spending more time outside — and you may be noticing areas of your home’s exterior that need repair. But there’s more reason to tackle your home maintenance projects this summer than simply cosmetic appearance. Maintaining your home will prevent major damage that [...]

Five Tips on How to Sell Your Home in a Competitive Market

What does it take to sell a home in a competitive market – a fresh coat of paint or a kitchen overhaul? Lowering the asking price or offering incentives? From cosmetic to strategic, smart sellers can take advantage of a few simple tips to get the most out of their properties. Here are five suggestions [...]

Top 12 Packing Tips to Get It Done Over the Weekend

With the weather heating up, Nevada County residents are packing up their homes and moving to different homes. Packing your home before a big move can be challenging. It's overwhelming to see how much stuff you have, and then having to think about having to move it to your next location. Packing for a big [...]

By | 2017-06-29T19:33:30+00:00 Thursday, June 29, 2017|Categories: Seller 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