Archive: May 2012

How Americans Feel About Home

Hi my name is Dr. Robi Ludwig, and I’m a psychotherapist in New York City. I teamed up with Coldwell Banker Real Estate this Spring to better understand Americans’ mindset after the recession on important issues like owning a home.

May 15 / 2012
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Here’s to Local Movie Theatres

The big Hollywood movie business is definitely still alive and well. Despite the thousands of TV channels, smartphones, iPads and the growing number of social networks that require dutiful checking; we still flock in great numbers to the movies each weekend to catch the latest blockbuster. This idea was driven home for me this past [...]

May 14 / 2012

In Honor of Mother’s Day: The Mom Cave

If dads have man caves surely the lady of the house deserves a private retreat as well, right? Creating a mom cave is easier than you think. A little space, vibrant colors and a splash of your personality is all you need! Jessica Edwards, a Sales Associate with Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Realty, provides tips for creating the ideal Mom Cave.

May 11 / 2012

How to Simplify the Home Closing Process

It is common to feel anxious while completing the home buying process and the last thing one wants is a last-minute surprise while they’re closing on their home. The closing process is the final hurdle you’ll face after you have agreed to purchase a home, however it is important to be prepared to avoid obstacles that may delay the sale. There are several steps which can help ensure the closing process goes smoothly.

Real Estate Video of the Month: Vancouver Bachelor Pad

We’re starting a new series here on Blue Matter where every month we’ll feature one of the best real estate videos that our network has created to showcase an amazing property, community or even an agent or office. This month we head up to our neighbors in the north to take a look at a remarkable video of a home in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia courtesy of Coldwell Banker Westburn Realty agent, Kim Cheng.

Infographic: Home Really is Where the Heart Is

When looking for a home everyone uses the same criteria. Beds, bathrooms, price, square footage, etc. But what we at Coldwell Banker Real Estate found is that there is so much more to the home buying process than just facts and figures. Emotions, feelings and lifestyle play just as an important role and they differ for both men and women.

May 08 / 2012

Babe Ruth Home for Sale with Coldwell Banker

Even after The Great Bambino was infamously traded from the Red Sox to the Yankess, the slugger still called Boston home. Today, that home is now for sale. The estate is appropriately called Home Plate Farm and is located in Sudbury, MA which is about 20 miles outside of Boston and is currently for sale with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage agent, Scott Adamson.

May 08 / 2012

Luxury Real Estate Gets a New Look

For years, Coldwell Banker Previews International has represented some of the world’s most prestigious properties and today, we are unveiling a website worthy of the prestige and legacy of this great program. We proudly present the new coldwellbankerpreviews.com.

May 07 / 2012

A Coldwell Banker Hero’s Quest for a Cure

“A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” -Christopher Reeve Kris Vogt is husband, father, athlete, leader in his community, President for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Sacramento/Tahoe region and today he will become a Coldwell Banker Hero. With the tremendous honor of being nominated [...]

The Home of the Avengers

The Avengers is possibly the biggest movie of the summer if not the year. It’s the first time this many super heroes are appearing in the same movie after many of them have previously had their own story lines showcased in individual blockbuster films. Plus, it’s directed by one of my favorite writer/director, Joss Whedon. While Iron Man, Thor, Hulk, Hawkeye, Black Widow, Captain America and Nick Fury take to the silver screen we wanted to take a look at the place Earth’s Mightiest Heroes call home: Avengers Mansion.