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The 2016 Smart Home Holiday Gift Guide

Posted by Natalie Arnold on December 15, 2016 in No Category
We’ve laid out a comprehensive smart home gift guide for this year’s holiday season and everyone who will be gathered in your home. The holidays are right around the corner. But that doesn’t mean you don’t have time to get something special. For the second year in a row, we’ve put together the Smart Home Holiday Gift Guide for everyone on your list. For the one selling their home: Smart Home Staging Kit According to a Coldwell Banker survey this year, 71 percent of Ame... read more
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What Agents Want You to Know About Smart Homes

Posted by Natalie Arnold on December 14, 2016 in No Category
At last week’s Gen Blue conference, Coldwell Banker agents Danny Hertzberg and Angel Piontek took the mainstage to tell us what we need to know about buying and selling smart homes. Americans are already riding the smart home wave – in fact, 44 percent of buyers who want move-in ready homes say smart home tech is a must. To help make getting a smart home easier Coldwell Banker introduced a Smart Home Staging Kit. As with any new technology, there is an adoption curve when it comes to smart... read more
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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

Your home deserves to have a fresh start next year, too!
Posted by Natalie Arnold on December 13, 2016 in No Category
December is synonymous with festive decor, choosing the perfect holiday gifts for loved ones, and food – lots of food. It is also the time of year when many vow to make positive changes, whether it be hitting the gym more regularly or dedicating more time to family and friends. But how many  of you make resolutions for your home? Whether you plan to buy or sell in 2017, or your home is just in need of a little TLC, these ideas will help give your space a fresh look. Check out all of our s... read more
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The 7 Do’s of Holiday Decorating When Your Home Is for Sale

You can still be festive. These tips will help you celebrate — without alienating would-be buyers.
Posted by Josh Arnold on December 08, 2016 in No Category
Selling your home through the holiday season can certainly come with a few challenges. Chilly, wet weather and falling leaves in November and December might mean more raking and shoveling to keep your home pristine. However, the damp weather and dark skies don’t have to squelch your holiday spirit. In fact, the holidays are a perfect time to showcase the warmth and character of your home to prospective buyers. If you’ve already got the basics of staging under control — meaning you’ve p... read more
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Home Decor Style Tips for Seasonal Transition

Embrace fall as a welcome change agent in your home with tips from the seasoned pros at Ethan Allen
Posted by Natalie Arnold on November 30, 2016 in No Category
The calendar tells us it’s time to prepare for the cooler season inside and out. It’s also time to make some seasonal style changes, according to the design professionals at Ethan Allen. And they should know; the company has been furnishing beautiful homes for more than 80 years. Ethan Allen designers love fall because it presents so many opportunities for warming things up! Their toolbox is overflowing (fine furniture for every room in the house, art for your walls; rugs for your floors; draperie... read more
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