Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty Welcomes Erma Jewett

Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty is pleased to announce the recent association with REALTOR® Erma Jewett who joined their Nevada City office location on Union Street in March. “We are very excited to welcome Erma to our existing team of highly professional REALTORS® as she brings many years of both real estate and life [...]

Coldwell Banker Commercial Closes Sale of The National Hotel in Nevada City, CA

Nevada City, CA – February 13, 2018 – Coldwell Banker Commercial is pleased to announce today that it has closed the sale of The National Hotel, a 40-room boutique hotel in historic downtown Nevada City, located in the foothills of Northern California’s Sierra Nevada mountain range. The Coldwell Banker Commercial team representing the buyer consisted [...]

Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty Selected As Associate Broker in Cartus Network

Cartus, based in Danbury, Conn. and Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty headquartered in Grass Valley, CA, have entered into an agreement granting Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty the status of Associate Broker in the Cartus Broker Network, the nation’s leading real estate real estate broker and referral network consisting of more than 800 brokers which [...]

Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty Welcomes Kathy Irving!

Welcome, Kathy Irving, to Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty (CBGRR)!  “We are so excited to be able to announce Kathy joining our company.  Kathy’s friendly demeanor, positive attitude, good moral and working ethics are a true fit with the rest of our team at CBGRR,” says Broker/Owner, Diann Patton. Kathy is looking forward to her [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]