Who is the Most Visited Real Estate Brand Online?

According to the 2016 National Association of Realtors Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, the average home buyers visits at least 7 different websites to look for a home. That’s a lot of browsing! If you are selling your home, it’s not enough to just have your home featured on 100+ different real estate sites. [...]

By | Monday, April 17, 2017|Categories: Real Estate Information, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Six Tips to a More Sustainable Home

Although the drought may be over in California, being sustainable should still be in the forefront of everyone's minds. We must all do our part in protecting our environment. What better place to start making conscious changes and to lower our carbon footprint than right at home! The six tips we have below are not [...]

By | Friday, April 14, 2017|Categories: 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 [...]

How to Prepare Your Home for New Pets 101

Congratulations! You’re considering getting a pet, or you’re about to bring a new furry friend home to join the family. This is an exciting moment! Of course, it also requires some preparation — part of which includes readying your home for the new addition. We like to compare it to getting a new baby. There's [...]

By | Friday, April 7, 2017|Categories: Pets, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Ditch the Sprinkler with these Water-Efficient Landscaping Ideas

Ready for a shock? The average US household guzzles down 320 gallons of water a day—that’s about nine full bath tubs’ worth of liquid! And about 30 percent of that gets dumped out straight on the lawn. Conventional water sprinklers are so inefficient that about half of all the water they use is totally wasted. No wonder [...]

The Correct Way to Pack Wine Glasses for a Move

If you are one of the lucky folks on the move this month, you are probably up to your knees in boxes and packing paper. You’re trying to figure out how to pack everything so it ends up in one piece in your new home. Well, let us help you with one of the most [...]

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Top Tips for Pet-Friendly Window Treatments

Getting a new pet is always exciting. A new family pet in your home brings love and happiness. Unfortunately, they often bring along a little destruction as well. Flooring, furniture, upholstery, and woodwork can bear the brunt of a cat or dog’s claws and teeth. However, window treatments are the most vulnerable to the wrath of our furry [...]

By | Thursday, April 6, 2017|Categories: Pets, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Five Tips for Increasing Home Curb Appeal and Value

No matter how low mortgage rates fall or how great the housing market, selling a home can be a long and often difficult process. That’s why it’s vital that you do whatever you can to make your home more attractive to buyers. The first step: curb appeal. When talking to real estate agents, most will tell you [...]

Pets for Adoption in April

At Coldwell Banker,  we strongly believe that pets help make a house a home. As demonstrated by our latest campaign, we also believe in adopting your next best friend from a local shelter. You may not know this, but Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty works with local animal shelters to promote pets that are available for [...]

By | Thursday, April 6, 2017|Categories: Pets, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

What Fees Are Involved in Selling a Home?

Selling a home is a long process that can get expensive quickly. Selling a home includes a host of fees, some of which are unavoidable. Here are some of the fees and costs you’ll need to take into account when budgeting for a sale, particularly if you’re planning to buy a new home with the [...]

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