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 [...]

How to Partially Finish Your Basement on a Budget

We’re always looking for more space in our homes, it seems, whether for extra storage, an additional living zone or a new spot to decorate. Often, valuable space can be found in the basement, but fully developing this square footage can be expensive. Add up the costs of framing, flooring, drywall, electrical and finishes,and your [...]

Are You Attracting a Burglar?

Our homes are our castles, safe havens from the boisterous world “out there.” Too often, without realizing it, we set ourselves up to attract a burglar and destroy the feeling of safety we have worked so hard to establish. It’s not so much what we don’t do, as what we do that may actually attract [...]

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Have You Visited Grass Valley or Nevada City Yet?

Have you checked out the latest article about the Nevada County area? We've been written about numerous times, with the most recent being in Via Magazine. The author wrote about how Grass Valley has historic buildings that are used to house modern businesses like Lazy Dog Chocolateria or The Book Seller. The author also wrote about [...]

By | Friday, February 24, 2017|Categories: Community, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Nevada City Voted Best Place to Live

Sunset Magazine recently voted Nevada City as one of the best places to live. We are so excited that the amazing little town has been recognized not only for it's affordability but also for it's emphasis on art and art appreciation. Locals know why Nevada City is great, but do you? We've got five reasons [...]

By | Friday, January 6, 2017|Categories: Community, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Why You Should Listen to Your Agent

Let’s face it: Grass Valley real estate is trending towards a seller’s market. Inventory is low and most homes are off the market in days. In the Grass Valley area especially, buyers are looking for a 3 bed 2 bath home with land for less than $350,000. Homes that fit that criteria are gone in [...]

Coldwell Banker Goes Caroling

Some of our Coldwell Banker agents and staff members went caroling earlier this week. They had a great time walking all over Nevada City, singing in front of local businesses and homes. Many of Nevada City's businesses loved the holiday spirit! We are so thankful to have such a fun company. Many thanks to those [...]

By | Thursday, December 22, 2016|Categories: Company Culture, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

50th Nevada City Constitution Day Parade & Celebration

Nevada City Hosts Festive Parade & Celebration Sept. 10-11 The 50th Annual Nevada City Constitution Day Parade tops a full weekend of family fun Sept. 10-11 in this colorful Gold Rush town. Nevada City’s Constitution Day Parade has been a local tradition since 1967 and has been reported to be the oldest and largest Constitution [...]

By | Thursday, September 8, 2016|Categories: Local Events, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Movies Under the Pines

The Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF), City of Nevada City and the Nevada County Fairgrounds presents Movies Under the Pines, an outdoor cinema experience for the entire family. Building on the success and excitement of previous summer’s screenings of family friendly films at both Pioneer Park in Nevada City and the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley, [...]

By | Monday, May 30, 2016|Categories: Local Events, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

2016 Nevada County Local Farmers Markets

Downtown Nevada City Farmers Market Saturdays Nevada City Farmer’s Market June 4 – November 19, 2016 8:30 am – 1 pm Between Robinson Plaza & Union St. in historic Downtown Nevada City http://www.ncfarmersmarket.org Other Local Farmers Markets Saturdays Nevada County Certified Grower’s Market at the North Star House April 16th to November 19, 2016 8:00 [...]

By | Thursday, May 12, 2016|Categories: Local Events, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments