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 [...]

Smart Upgrades That Will Help You Sell Your House

It’s official: smart home upgrades are HOT. A 2016 survey cited in the Washington Post says that 65 percent of buyers, especially millennials, are willing to spend more on homes that are equipped with smart devices. Moreover, today’s definition of a move-in ready home has shifted. It’s not just about fresh paint and refinished hardwood floors anymore. [...]

By |2018-08-27T19:37:28+00:00Monday, August 27, 2018|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Three Tech Questions to Ask Before Buying a Smart Home

Smart homes are all the rage these days and are quickly becoming a hot commodity. A recent survey found that 65 percent of buyers would pay extra for houses with smart features – that is, anything in the home that connects to the internet. Smart features include connected security systems, HVAC systems, lighting, thermostats, door [...]

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+00:00Thursday, January 25, 2018|Categories: Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Privacy-Minded Home Security Options for the Camera Averse

Security is on a lot of people's minds. Homeowners want to have peace of mind when they leave their home for work, a vacation, or a walk around the neighborhood. It’s never been easier to secure your home, thanks to an abundance of new gadgets on the market. Setups that once required professional installation and [...]

Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty Agents Complete Smart Home Technology Education Course

Today, twelve independent sales associates affiliated with Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty (CBGRR) located in both Nevada/Placer counties, announced their completion of the Smart Home Technology Education Course offered by Coldwell Banker University. Developed by Coldwell Banker Real Estate, LLC and CEDIA, the global trade association for the home technology market, the course is offered [...]

How to Choose the Right Real Estate Agent

It can be a challenge to find the right real estate agent. In areas like Nevada County, there are so many different companies and agents to choose from. How do you know if you’ve found the right one? What qualities should you look for when selecting an agent? We’ve put together the ultimate list of 7 [...]

Back in the Market: Navigating the New Tech-Centered World

What if someone awakened from a long slumber — and decided to sell their home and buy a new one?  That’s sort of what many empty nesters and other long-term homeowners face today. Many have paid little or no attention to the dramatically altered real estate market. It’s not just that prices have changed: [...]

By |2018-07-20T17:23:47+00:00Friday, April 29, 2016|Categories: Real Estate Information, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments