Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty welcomes Cindy Argento to its Penn Valley office

Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty (CBGRR) is proud to welcome back Cindy Argento to our Penn Valley team of professional REALTORS®. A licensed Real Estate agent since 2006, Cindy also has many years’ experience in the Medical Industry and as a Marketing Assistant. Her areas of real estate expertise include residential, ranches/horse properties, luxury/estate, vacant [...]

There Is No Debate About It

Having the #1 most-visited real estate website means consumers trust and recognize the brand power of Coldwell Banker. This is especially important because 93% of customers start their search for their home online. We drive consumers to our websites then connect them with our agents.   via GIPHY How did coldwellbanker.com become the #1 most-visited [...]

Customer Service | Coldwell Banker on NBC Open House

Technology has dramatically changed the way people buy and sell homes, so how do you pick the right agent? We take a look at why Coldwell Banker affiliated agents are at an advantage in the market today. In this dedicated episode of NBC Open House, find out what sets Coldwell Banker affiliated agents apart from [...]

March 2019 Tops

Congratulations to our tops for March 2019!  Our top listing agent is Bob Sawyer, our top selling agent is Carol Willis, and our top producing agent is Pam Morey. The Sharp's are our top producing and listing couple, and the Harley's are our top selling couple. The Congdon Group is our top listing, selling, and producing team. Jon Blinder and Tyson [...]

Amber Thompson Named REALTOR® of the Year

Amber Thompson, agent with Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Penn Valley office, was named REALTOR® of the Year at Nevada County Association of REALTORS®’ Wild West Installation celebration recently held at the Alta Sierra Country Club. The distinguished award recognizes an individual REALTOR® who exemplifies the exceptional professional image, character and integrity held to the highest [...]

Six Home Buying Tips to Get You Ready for the Summer Real Estate Season

Whether it’s your first or fifteenth time, the key to home buying success in Nevada County is preparation. This is especially true in the summer months when the market heats up, and competition gets fierce. Luckily, with a little prep-work, home buying during the busiest season of the year can still work out. Here are [...]

Buying a Home? Here’s One Flaw You Should Never Ignore

One of the most stressful things about buying a home is ensuring that the property you end up with doesn’t have any hidden surprises. If you think you sense a musty smell while touring a property, don’t ignore it. Moisture issues and mold can be one of the most expensive problems to correct and, according [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

What is the Difference Between a Real Estate Agent and a Realtor?

Are you working with a Realtor® or a real estate agent? Often, people use the words interchangeably to refer to any individual who handles real estate transactions, but that’s not correct.  A real estate professional can be classified as a real estate agent, Realtor®, and/or broker.  The difference between these titles are the levels of [...]