6 Tips for Summer Lawn Care

Don’t you hate it when the grass is greener at your next door neighbor’s place? This summer you could have the lawn that turns everyone’s eyes green with envy and admiration, but you’ve got to get on it right now! Follow these tips to manifest the lawn of your life. BEFORE SUMMER 1. Inspect Inspect [...]

How To Pack a Home Entertainment System

China packed? Check. Picture frames packed? Check. Clothes packed? Check. Suddenly, you look into your family room, the music from Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho plays in your head. The stereo and home theater glare back at you, taunting you – “Go ahead pack us, we will never come back to life again.” Electronics are some of [...]

Most Profitable Home Improvements for the Luxury Market

When it comes time to sell your luxury Nevada County home, you want to ensure you’re receiving the biggest bang for your buck. Typically this means making sure that any additions and improvements made to your home are ones that have the best odds of being profitable. With that in mind, let’s explore a couple [...]

By |2019-02-04T18:24:56+00:00Thursday, January 31, 2019|Categories: Home Improvement, Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

#SmartHome, Smart Agent, Smart Choices

You’ve made a decision to install smart devices in your home.  You’ve carefully planned out what system you wish to invest in, where each device will go in the home, how they will all be connected and controlled in your home.  Once you have it all setup and working well, you get the notice that [...]

Top Three Devices Buyers Will Love

The popularity of smart home devices has continually increased year over year.  In 2019, 33.2% of households are equipped with smart home devices, and this figure is expected to rise to 53.9% by 2023.  The increasing popularity and ubiquity of these connected devices can be used as a marketing differentiator when selling a home.  New [...]

A Mindful Move: Home Is Where the Om Is

We are all trying to be more mindful. No reason to “try;” instead, relax and be. Easier said than done, right? We all strive to be mindful: aware of emotions, present in the moment, attentive to the needs of others, conscious of our planet, and calm. But, in our mindful practice, we tend to let [...]

Should You Rent Out Your Home or Sell It?

You’re moving away from your current home and you’re not sure whether you should sell your current home or hang onto the property as a rental. There are pros and cons to both approaches. If you hold onto your Nevada County home, you can enjoy residual rental income as well as any positive home value appreciation. [...]

By |2018-12-06T20:37:56+00:00Thursday, December 6, 2018|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How to Prepare Your Home This Winter for a Successful Spring Sale

If you are planning to sell your Nevada County home next spring, why not get a jumpstart during the fall /winter season so you have more time and less stress while preparing? We know that everyone gets busy during the holiday season, but there is some time to do little fixes between family visits and [...]

The Coldwell Banker Global Luxury Way

The Coldwell Banker Global Luxury® marketing program allows Luxury Property Specialists to seamlessly connect with the world’s most affluent clientele. It offers agents the power of a global network of 92,000 Coldwell Banker® affiliated agents located in 3,000 offices in 47 countries and territories around the world. It also provides agents with access to a [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:20:53+00:00Wednesday, October 24, 2018|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Three Staging Touches That Up Your Chances of an Offer

It takes more than finding a Realtor® and posting a “For Sale” sign in the front yard for a successful home sale. Getting your house in order is the first step to a quick offer. The secret is to give potential buyers the opportunity to imagine their “stuff” and family living in the home. Plus, [...]

By |2018-10-24T16:33:42+00:00Wednesday, October 24, 2018|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments