Stellar Agents and Sky-High Sales

The truth is that brands hold value to people. They like having or using certain name-brand items because they might give off a sense of confidence, quality, or clout. Are you guilty of buying a $4 cup of coffee from Starbucks, just because it is Starbucks, even though you could make a cup of coffee [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Six Quick Tips to Downsizing Your Home

Downsizing is a big step for any homeowner. If you’re considering moving to a smaller home, deciding what stays and what goes is difficult. Use these six tips to help you cut the clutter before your big move. 1. Make a must-keep list Deciding what to keep is the toughest part of downsizing. Begin by [...]

How to Create an Inviting Master Bedroom

When prospective buyers walk into a master bedroom, they are looking for a room that’s inviting, spacious, bright, elegant, and comfortable. Staging this key room to create those feelings is just as important as the kitchen and bath in getting your property sold timely and for asking price. Before listing your home this year, set [...]

Modest Home Updates to “Wow” Buyers and Boost Value

When selling a home in today’s market, it’s important to consider all the options to help make it stand out and appear move-in ready to selective buyers. Which improvements require the least time, effort and expense but will significantly boost your home’s perceived value? To help prioritize, we put together the following list of modest [...]

The Importance of Lighting When Selling

Lighting is a key element that should not be overlooked when preparing a home for sale. Light can easily change how a room looks. For example, a small room can look much larger if it has large windows overlooking greenery. If lighting is not updated, it will convey the age and condition of a home. [...]

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 [...]

Congratulations to our December 2017 Tops!

Congratulations to our tops for December 2017! Our top producing, listing, and selling group is the Congdon Group. Our top producing and listing couple are the Harley's, and our top selling couple are the Sharp's. Our top producing and listing agent is Charlie Brock, or top selling agent is Debbie Krogman, and our other top [...]