Coldwell Banker Schneidmiller Realty Blog

The Coeur d’Alene area is known for hosting the largest POW WOW in the Pacific Northwest, which is held each year at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds. Julyamsh, which means “gathering in July”, is a true expression of unity, keeping traditions alive, expanding cultural awareness and sharing a special celebratory gathering with all peoples. The generous spirit shared by the Coeur d’Alenes is evident by the ever increasing number of people who attend this event year after year.  Many ... read more
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3 Reasons Your Real Estate Search is Better in the Summer

Here are the top-three reasons to buy in the summer.
Posted by Brianna Corey on June 15, 2016 in  Buying a Home  Calling North Idaho Home  Living in the Northwest  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
3 Reasons Your Real Estate Search is Better in the Summer Spring and summer are hot when it comes to real estate, and it is often seen as a seller’s market. However, there are great reasons the summer season can aid buyers in their real estate search. Here are the top-three reasons to buy in the summer. MELINA GILLIES It’s no secret that spring and summer are hot when it comes to real estate, and it is often seen as a seller’s market. However, there are some great reasons the summer season can ... read more
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Alexa, Turn on my Smart Home!

The Coldwell Banker team attended a presentation by Amazon to learn more about the latest in home automation – your voice.
Posted by Brianna Corey on June 10, 2016 in  Buying a Home  News  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
Alexa, Turn on my Smart Home! The Coldwell Banker team attended a presentation by Amazon to learn more about the latest in home automation – your voice. Through Amazon’s Alexa-enabled products, controlling your home is as easy as ‘Hello, Alexa’. ATHENA SNOW Have you met Alexa? She is a voice activated cloud service that lives inside theAmazon Echo and she’s here to help you control your smart home. Through Alexa the Amazon Echo, Amazon Dot and Amazon Tap can control everyth... read more
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5 Things to know about the "Do-It For-Me" Smart Home

Wondering whether a professionally-installed, “Do-It-For-Me” (DIFM) system or a “Do-It-Yourself” (DIY) system is best when it co
Posted by Kelsey Fulton on June 03, 2016 in  Buying a Home  Calling North Idaho Home  Home Decor  Living in the Northwest  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
5 Things to Know About the “Do-It-For-Me” Smart Home Wondering whether a professionally-installed, “Do-It-For-Me” (DIFM) system or a “Do-It-Yourself” (DIY) system is best when it comes to smart home tech? Icontrol Networks breaks down the options. VICTORIA KEICHINGER Guest post by Greg Roberts, VP of Marketing for Icontrol Networks Smart home is a buzzword making its way from the technology world to the mainstream, and chances are, you are starting to hear the ... read more
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What You Need to Know Before Putting Your House on the Market From staging ideas to open house tips, our Coldwell Banker real estate professionals are divulging everything you need to know before putting your house on the market. VICTORIA KEICHINGER Buyers aren’t the only ones that need help navigating the real estate process. In fact, home sellers have even more to think about. From staging ideas, to open house tips and advice on how to make your home show best to potential buyers, our Coldwell Banke... read more
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