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

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

Low Cost Home Improvement Fixes for Your Home

Selling season is here! That means an influx of homes on the market, and all of these homes will be competing with each other to sell. There are many factors that can help determine how quickly a home will sell. When selling a home, even tiny fixes can have a big impact. Here are 10 of [...]

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 [...]

Seven Things Worth Saving Space for in a Small House

Let's be honest-decorating a small space is hard. All sorts of questions come to mind. Will there be enough storage space? Will there be enough room to fit a real table? With all of those questions come conflicting advice. Advice for decorating a small home is often about eliminating and deciding what to compromise on. [...]

By | Friday, April 28, 2017|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Do You Know Which Real Estate Brand Helped Find Homes for Over 20,000 Dogs?

What does the international real estate brand Coldwell Banker and the pet adoption website Adopt-a-Pet.com have in common? One word: home. The calling of Coldwell Banker agents is to help people find a place to call home, which with one small word change–“people” to “pets”–is the same mission of Adopt-a-Pet.com. The two companies first partnered [...]

By | Friday, April 21, 2017|Categories: Company Culture, Pets, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Who is the Most Influential Real Estate Brand on Social Media?

To answer the question above, Coldwell Banker! When you’re selling your home, you want to work with an agent that has social prowess. “Oh, but it doesn’t really matter how they utilize social media”, you say. I mean, your neighbor was able to sell their home before it was even officially on the market. No social media marketing needed! [...]

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 | 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 smitten [...]

House Training Your Dog or Puppy

House-training your new dog or puppy can take patience and time, but it is usually not complicated! We have gathered some tips to make the process of house-training a lot easier. Here are the basic steps to house-training your dog or puppy: SUPERVISE Keep your dog under constant supervision while inside – if you must take your eyes [...]

By | Wednesday, April 5, 2017|Categories: Pets|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments