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Home Tip of the Day: When to Change Smoke Detector Batteries

Hint: the time is this weekend!
Posted by Brianna Corey on January 19, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Home Decor
Home Tip of the Day: When to Change Smoke Detector Batteries Hint: the time is this weekend! VICTORIA KEICHINGER Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors save lives. Here’s an easy way to remember to change the batteries to make sure they always work.  Hint: you should do it this weekend. For other clever home tips & tricks, subscribe to Coldwell Banker On Location to view the complete Home Tip of the Day video series.   Victoria Keichinger Victoria Keic... read more
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New Year New Home?

If buying a house is on your “to do” list this year, now is also the time to begin preparing
Posted by Brianna Corey on January 09, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Selling Your Home
New Year New Home? If buying a house is on your “to do” list this year, now is also the time to begin preparing. DAVID MARINE It’s officially 2017 so let me start by wishing you a happy new year.  In early January, many of us are planning and setting goals for everything we want to do and achieve in the year to come.  While many people think of spring as the primetime home buying season, the winter months often offer an even greater selection, and the opportunity to settle into the ne... read more
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7 Remodeling Details That Will Make You Happier at Home

Don't overlook these small, relatively low-cost additions in your next project
Posted by Brianna Corey on January 02, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Home Decor
7 Remodeling Details That Will Make You Happier at Home Don’t overlook these small, relatively low-cost additions in your next project. VICTORIA KEICHINGER Houzz Contributor, Hannah Kasper After several years of working in the home renovation industry and being on both sides of the remodeling process, I’ve come across several items that make a substantial difference in the end product. I’m not talking about the big-dollar pieces such as appliances or light fixtures, but little things ... read more
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2017 Real Estate Trends to Watch

Today's trends are tomorrow's reality
Posted by Brianna Corey on December 29, 2016 in  Buying a Home  News  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
2017 Real Estate Trends to Watch As the old saying goes, “today’s trends are tomorrow’s reality.” In fact, the forces that will shape 2017 real estate trends are already in motion today and will continue to develop over the coming year. Here are five national real estate trends to watch. MELINA GILLIES As the old saying goes, “today’s trends are tomorrow’s reality.” In fact, the forces that will shape upcoming 2017 real estate trends are already in motion today... read more
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Prevent a Holiday Disaster at Home with These 10 Must Read Tips

Keep your kids safe this holiday season
Posted by Brianna Corey on December 19, 2016 in  Buying a Home  Events  Holiday
Prevent a Holiday Disaster at Home With These 10 Must Read Tips Keep Your Kids (2 legged and 4) safe this holiday season with these 10 tips from Northstar Moving Company! LINDSAY LISTANSKI NorthStar Moving Co-Founder Laura McHolm There is no ignoring it now. The twinkling trees, tinsel and….attractive trouble are all around. Whether you are singing “Feliz Navidad” or “Dradle Dradle Dradle,” we can all agree this is one of the greatest times of the year, BUT it’s also filled ... read more
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