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110 Years of Smart Home Technology: 1906-1950

Some of the Greatest Innovations in Home Technology
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 19, 2016 in  Buying a Home  Home Decor  Selling Your Home
110 Years of Smart Home Technology: 1906-1950 To celebrate the 110th anniversary of Coldwell Banker Real Estate, we’re taking a trip down memory lane to reminisce about some of the greatest innovations in home technology over the past 110 years. In this post, we’ll highlight some key inventions from 1906 to 1950.  ATHENA SNOW  We’ve got an anniversary to celebrate – Coldwell Banker Real Estate turns 110 this year! In its lifetime, the company has seen real estate evolve, not onl... read more
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5 Ways to Boost Your Curb Appeal for the Fall Selling Season

Curb appeal plays a huge role in making the sale
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 17, 2016 in  Calling North Idaho Home  Living in the Northwest  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
5 Ways to Boost Your Curb Appeal for the Fall Selling Season Sellers looking to get the best price know that curb appeal plays a huge role in making the sale, even in the fall when the leaves begin to fade. Here are five simple ways to make the most of what fall has to offer and boost your curb appeal. MELINA GILLIES Sellers looking to get the best price know that curb appeal plays a huge role in getting buyers through the door. Once the flowers fade and the temperature drops, however, it can be easy to overlook... read more
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Take a Great Shelife: 16 Creative Shelving Designs

These storage and display ideas veer from the straight and narrow and into the realm of room-transforming
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 14, 2016 in  Buying a Home  Home Decor  Selling Your Home
Take a Great Shelfie: 16 Creative Shelving Designs These storage and display ideas veer from the straight and narrow and into the realm of room-transforming. VICTORIA KEICHINGER    Houzz Contributor, Jess McBride When we think of wall treatments, we often focus on wallpaper, paint or architectural moldings rather than on shelves or bookcases, even if they’re built-in. Shelves are viewed as having more in common with extraneous wall hangings, such as art and mirrors, than with feature... read more
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6 Quick Tips to Downsizing Your Home

Thinking of downsizing? These tips will help you get organized and ready for the big move.
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 11, 2016 in  Buying a Home  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
6 Quick Tips to Downsizing Your Home Thinking of downsizing? These tips will help you get organized and ready for the big move. LINDSAY LISTANSKI  Guest Post by Andrea Davis Downsizing is a big step for any homeowner. If you’re considering moving to a smaller home, deciding what stays and what goes is difficult. Use these six tips to help you cut the clutter before your big move. 1. Make a must-keep list Deciding what to keep is the toughest part of downsizing. Begin by making a list of m... read more
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9 Tips for Living a (Semi-)Normal Life While Your Home Is Being Shown

Preparation, routine and treats help you make the house you’re selling presentable at a moment’s notice
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 06, 2016 in  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
9 Tips for Living a (Semi-)Normal Life While Your Home Is Being Shown Preparation, routine and treats help you make the house you’re selling presentable at a moment’s notice VICTORIA KEICHINGER     By Houzz Contributor, Laura Gaskill  Selling your house? Those frequent showings can be a real hassle. You know it’s worth it to do your best to accommodate them, but that doesn’t make it any easier! Here are tips to make keeping your house ready to show to prospe... read more
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