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Brighten Up Your Indoor Space With A Few Easy Care Plants

Brighten Up Your Indoor Space With A Few Easy Care Plants

Looking for a near-effortless way to brighten up the energy and air quality of the indoor area of your Yountville real estate without paying a small fortune to do so? Houseplants are an affordable and eco-friendly way to improve the freshness and smell of rooms in...

Are Sellers Obligated to Disclose Everything About A Home?

Are Sellers Obligated to Disclose Everything About A Home?

Ask anyone who's ever been through the process of buying and selling Napa Valley real estate, and they'll tell you that learning opportunities and paperwork are in abundance. While all legal documents regarding Napa homes for sale are essential, a seller's disclosure...

What is the Escrow Process?

What is the Escrow Process?

For many people, particularly first-time homebuyers, the escrow process is one of the more mysterious elements of buying a home. The more you understand what it is and the role you play in it, the more prepared you’ll be when making an offer in the Yountville or St....

What Does “Delayed Closing” Mean? How To Avoid This

What Does “Delayed Closing” Mean? How To Avoid This

Having a home purchase offer accepted is one of the most exciting times in the buying process. But before you pop the champagne, understand there are hurdles you might face before closing. Fortunately, many of them aren’t a given, especially if you’re aware of the...

Tips to Keep in Mind When Moving While Pregnant

Tips to Keep in Mind When Moving While Pregnant

Real estate agents in Napa, CA are helpful with more than floor plans and finding a mortgage! If you’re moving into a bigger house because your family’s expanding, the agents at Connie & Jamie can not only show you beautiful Napa homes for sale but can also share...

How to Make Your Home Stand Out in a “Seller’s Market”

How to Make Your Home Stand Out in a “Seller’s Market”

In real estate, a “seller’s market” is when buyer demand exceeds available properties. Since there are fewer homes available, sellers have the advantage. As buyers compete to win their dream home, this housing “shortage” often leads to bidding wars that reap big...

What Paint Colors Are Leading the Trend for 2022?

What Paint Colors Are Leading the Trend for 2022?

When you want to give your Napa Valley home a makeover, but a full-scale remodel isn’t part of your plan, a fresh coat of paint can do wonders to instantly upgrade one room or the entire house. The colors people surround themselves with have an impact on their...

What You Should Know About Mortgage Loans Before Applying

What You Should Know About Mortgage Loans Before Applying

Did you know that our real estate agents in Napa, CA, can help guide you through the entire home buying process? We know how to locate properties in your desired neighborhoods and price range, negotiate the best terms, and finalize any loose ends at closing. We’re...

Do You Prefer A Craftsman Style House?

Do You Prefer A Craftsman Style House?

If you’ve been looking at homes for sale in St. Helena, CA, you’ve likely come across a number of Craftsman-style houses. The Napa Valley real estate market is filled with these gorgeous gems, which remain the most popular type of home throughout the country. Together...

Tips to Making Your Home Office Work in Most Rooms

Tips to Making Your Home Office Work in Most Rooms

Working from home has become a reality for many Americans over the past two years. While a fortunate few already had home office space, many others have had to improvise, carving out an area that would support their work without disrupting family life. From touring...

Ways to Create a Good Relationship with your Real Estate Agent

Ways to Create a Good Relationship with your Real Estate Agent

The most successful real estate agents in Napa, CA, are incredibly good at understanding their clients’ needs. And they know that building a meaningful relationship with the buyers and sellers they work with is essential to a satisfying experience. Forming a solid...

Winter Decorating Ideas to Consider

Winter Decorating Ideas to Consider

There’s a lot to love about the winter season in Napa. Along with festive events and holiday gatherings, there’s also just enough of a nip in the air to make cultivating a warm and cozy indoor environment worthwhile. Our Yountville real estate agents know how...

Bathroom Remodel Ideas To Consider For Your Next Home (or Current!)

Bathroom Remodel Ideas To Consider For Your Next Home (or Current!)

Have you decided the time is right for an updated bathroom? Whether you’re interested in improving a bath in your present home or the one you’re buying, with a bit of planning, you can get the fresh powder room, guest bath, or master suite you desire. These remodeling...

Fall Decorating Trends Just In Time For The Holidays

Fall Decorating Trends Just In Time For The Holidays

Decorating for fall is different from other seasons. Nestled between beached-themed summer decor and the bright lights and colors of the Christmas season, fall holidays like Thanksgiving offer opportunities to use rich, creative colors and natural elements indoors and...

Gateway Magazine Fall 2021

Gateway Magazine Fall 2021

The Fall 2021 issue of Gateway Magazine is out and our property listing is featured! Check it out! VIEW GATEWAY MAGAZINE FALL 2021

Who To Notify When You Move: The Ultimate Checklist

Who To Notify When You Move: The Ultimate Checklist

When preparing to move, one of your most important tasks doesn’t involve boxes, packing tape, or moving companies. You also want to notify important people and service providers far enough in advance to ensure you have a smooth, stress-free move. At Connie &...

Do you know what a mother-in-law suite is?

Do you know what a mother-in-law suite is?

As simple as a single room or as generous as a three-room apartment, a mother-in-law suite allows any family member to live independently while remaining close to loved ones. It’s a great solution for those who want to retain autonomy and still receive the support...

DIY Projects Ranging From Easy To Ambitious for Your Home

DIY Projects Ranging From Easy To Ambitious for Your Home

Ask any real estate agents in Napa CA and they’ll tell you, DIY upgrades are great ways to save money and boost the value of your Calistoga real estate. But not all jobs are equal! Some require more patience and skill than others. So before you start hammering away,...

Tips To Making Your Home as Cozy as Possible

Tips To Making Your Home as Cozy as Possible

Whether you’re busy at work all day or running errands from one end of the city to the next, the one time you don’t want things to be hectic is when you’re snuggled up at home and enjoying a reprise from everyday life. Napa Valley real estate already has the advantage...

Do You Know What It Costs on Average To Sell Your Home?

Do You Know What It Costs on Average To Sell Your Home?

If you’re planning on adding your property to the list of homes for sale in Napa CA, you’ll need to revise several key costs that go along with the process. On average, the cost of selling your home can range anywhere from 10 to 15 percent of the sale price. This...

How To Find the Right Home Inspector

How To Find the Right Home Inspector

If there’s one thing the Napa Valley real estate market has shown us, it’s that even during a pandemic there is still plenty of market activity with motivated sellers and buyers looking for their next dream home. While the length of time it takes for a home to sell...

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