#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 [...]

Smart Homes, Aging in Place, and a Realtor’s Role

She’s been there your entire life. With energy, fervor and zest she took on all of life’s challenges and nurtured you into the amazing person that you are. However, lately Mom has had a little harder time moving about, has been a little bit forgetful and increasingly more concerned for her safety. And although she’s [...]

Top Tips for Keeping Your Garage Neat and Organized

The garage ranks high along with the basement for spaces where families tend to dump things they don’t know what to do with. It’s easy to store a box you never unpacked, some outdoor equipment or some unused paint in your garage and simply ignore the fact that it’s there when you pull in your car [...]

December 2018 Tops

Congratulations to our tops for December 2018!  Our top selling agent is Charlie Brock, and our top producing agent is Carol Willis. The Bulanti's are our top producing couple, and the Harley's are our top selling couple. The Congdon Group is our top listing team. Thank you all for your hard work! Looking to buy or sell in the Nevada County area? Give [...]

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Congratulations to our Rooters!

We are so excited to share with all of you that four of our colleagues were recognized Saturday night at the Nevada County Association Of Realtors® Installation Dinner. Both Dianne Williams and Debbie Krogman received the REALTOR® Emeritus status, which is earned after 40 years of REALTOR® membership along with at least one year of [...]

Five Apps to Redecorate Your Home with Your Phone

With dozens of decorating apps to choose from and inspiration just a finger touch away, redecorating your home has never been easier. Augmented Reality (AR) now lets you use your phone to see how colors, accessories, and furniture will look in your own house. On the horizon, you can expect to see apps using Artificial [...]

Five Tips for Staying Organized in the New Year

Each new year is a time for goal-setting and renewal. If you’re like so many others out there, you may have set your sights on getting organized in 2019—knowing what you have and where it’s located from your bedroom closet to your home office. It seems like a relatively straightforward task—but if it was that easy, [...]

By |2019-01-03T21:59:21+00:00Thursday, January 3, 2019|Categories: Home Improvement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Pets for Adoption January 2019

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 [...]

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 [...]