Spring Selling Checklist

Homes are going fast in Nevada County! It seems like as soon as the for sale sign goes up, a pending sale banner joins it. With the early spring selling season kicking off shortly after the new year, it’s time to give your home the boost it needs to meet today’s buyers’ expectations. Take advantage [...]

By | 2018-02-15T18:37:08+00:00 Thursday, February 15, 2018|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Smart Marketing for Smart Homes

We know by definition that a smart home is a home equipped with network-connected products for controlling functions such as temperature, lighting, security, safety, and entertainment either remotely or with a separate system within the home itself. Now we want to know, what’s the best way to market yourself as a smart home resource? At [...]

The One Thing No Other Agent is Saying on Listing Appointments

Every day, sellers and real estate professionals sit down at a kitchen table or living room couch to discuss a partnership.  These discussions range from determining the sales price, negotiation, an effective communication plan, and more.  The goal for the seller is to find the right agent who can best represent their interests and help [...]

By | 2018-01-30T00:59:07+00:00 Thursday, January 25, 2018|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

What Every Real Estate Pro Must Know About Smart Home

Real estate is constantly changing.  And if you want to stay competitive in this profession, you need to stay on top of current trends. The trend right now? Smart home technology. Everyday consumers are becoming more interested in smart home technology because it can save time, increase safety, and be fun! Buyers are looking for [...]

Coldwell Banker is Home To: Just One More

The following is a guest post from Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty's corporate affiliate. Coldwell Banker Brand Ambassador Joycelyn Jaggers has a motto, and it is her North Star. You see, each day she wakes up with the goal of making a positive impact on the businesses of the brokers and agents she serves. “If [...]

Coldwell Banker is Home To: Dreamers

The following is a guest post from Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty's corporate affiliate. "If you dream it, you can do it.” - Walt Disney The first trip to the moon. The first intercontinental flight. Medicine. Science. Your favorite movie. That local coffee shop you love going to every Sunday morning. Almost everything that touches our [...]

Coldwell Banker is Home To: No Limits

The following is a guest post from Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty's corporate affiliate. There’s a fairly popular saying and even some scientific research that goes something like, “You are who you surround yourself with.” If that’s the case, then at Coldwell Banker, we are lucky to be surrounded by over 80,000 exceptionally talented, passionate [...]

Does Anyone Buy a Home This Time of Year?

Actually, yes! You might be surprised how active the real estate market in western Nevada County is during the Fall and Winter months. When Do the Majority of Sales Occur? The bulk of new escrows for residential homes in western Nevada County typically occurs between March and July with roughly half of the year's pending [...]

Nine Overlooked Items to Prep Your Home for Sale

So you’ve prepped your home cosmetically for sale in every imaginable way – fresh paint, a deep cleaning, new landscaping, decluttered closets, and even organized the garage!  Your house looks better then it ever has and you are ready to hit the market!  Before you proceed with the “For Sale” sign in the ground, there [...]

By | 2017-12-15T18:25:59+00:00 Friday, December 15, 2017|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

What Is An HOA?

Nevada County is a beautiful place to live. There are so many different housing communities, you have your pick of where you want to live. One thing some of the communities up here have is an HOA. It’s important to learn more about the neighborhood HOA, such as annual dues, community amenities, and restrictions when looking [...]