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

11 Smart Upgrades to Consider Before It’s Too Late

We've got a lot of people in Nevada County who are buying land so they can build their own home. Building a new home is something not everyone gets to experience. It's an expensive, long, and trying process. However, you get to construct your home exactly to your taste, with the components and finishes you [...]

Questions for Your Real Estate Agent

Since buying a house is an enormous investment, it’s best to know what questions to ask at the beginning of your home search. While there are lots of questions you should be asking, the most important ones revolve around your agent and any homes you see. Acquiring information about the qualifications of your agent and the [...]

A Home With Somebody to Love

 Ralph Waldo Emerson most notably penned the phrase “A house is made with walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.”    While a roof over our head provides shelter, it is the love inside the home that makes it a refuge. While the walls of a house protect us from the [...]

By | Friday, March 31, 2017|Categories: Pets, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Countertop Ideas That Aren’t Granite

For many people, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It's a place where many people spend time doing other things besides cooking. Since many people spend a lot of time in their kitchen, they want to make sure that their countertops are appealing and durable. Granite’s durability and looks make it a popular investment for [...]

Selling in the Digital Age

Post, share, like, comment, repeat. Virtual showings via Facebook live, an engaging tweet promoting the new listing and THE money shot on Instagram. Aerial photos and videos captured via drone. Property videos on YouTube and taking a tour in virtual reality. Are you ready? Your property is about to go viral. It’s 2017, and the way [...]