Get Your Home Ready for the Spring Market | California Home

If you’re planning to put your home on the market during the busy spring selling season, you’ll have plenty of company. Here are a few things you can do to make your home stand out from the crowd, appeal to more buyers and sell quickly.Clear the clutter. Do you have a closet or two where…

Martha Stewart on Marie Kondo: Learn how to declutter once and for all

E Whether getting ready to sell or just need to get a handle on your “stuff”, enjoy some valuable tips from Marie Condo, author of the run-away best seller “the life-changing magic of tidying up”.  It promises to declutter your home once and for all. Source: KonMari: How to Clean Up Your Home Once and…

Win a Lowe’s gift card

Enter for your chance to win one of these great prizes in our home improvement giveaway sponsored by Coldwell Banker: GRAND PRIZE $1,000 Lowe’s Gift Card (1 winner) ADDITIONAL PRIZES $500 Lowe’s Gift Card (2 winners) $200 Lowe’s Gift Card (3 winners) $50 Lowe’s Gift Card (48 winners) Contest Entry Dates: January 8-31 Drawing Date: on…

The Most Important Repairs to Make Before Selling Your House

The most important repairs to make before selling a house? Here are 7 things to do before putting your house on the market. Plus, get tips on how to increase the value of your home so you can sell it for more — and get your investment back. Source: The Most Important Repairs to Make Before Selling Your House

Negotiating a House Offer & How to Counter Offer

Negotiation is about priorities and coming to a consensus satisfying both parties… Negotiating a house offer requires some savvy. When your home is on the market you need to know what a counter offer is, and how to negotiate a house offer. These tips help you negotiate with potential home buyers. Source: Negotiating a House…

Closing Day Tips / Home Closing Process & Final Walkthrough Checklist

These closing day tips will help you understand the home closing process. Also what to bring to a house closing (some ID is usually required). And don’t forget the final walkthrough: here’s a final walkthrough checklist. Source: Closing Day Tips / Home Closing Process & Final Walkthrough Checklist

Access: An Important Factor in Getting Your House SOLD!

So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you through the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide to your potential buyers. Source: Keeping Current Matters | Access: An Important Factor in Getting Your House SOLD!

It’s a Seller’s Spring in Most Markets

While it may seem premature to prepare for the spring selling season now, the reality is spring is almost here. Whether you’re thinking of putting your home on the market or planning to buy a home, right now is a prime time to meet with a sales professional affiliated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage to…