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Should you sell in a slow season?

Should you sell in a slow season?

While conventional wisdom would tell you to wait to sell your home when the market is hot, such as during the summertime, it may actually not be the best idea to wait. Even in the slow season Napa Valley real estate will have purchasers looking for the right home to...

Buying the Home Everybody Wants

Buying the Home Everybody Wants

Shopping for a home in this fierce and competitive market? Bay Area wide we are seeing unprecedented trends, multiple offers generating a frenzy of bidding wars, and buyers waiving contingencies in effort to win over the seller. Especially in times like this it is...

Tips to know before buying your first home

Tips to know before buying your first home

When buying your first piece of Yountville real estate you should have all your ducks in a row before seriously looking for a home. But most importantly, a new buyer should keep a realistic idea on how much they can really afford on any particular house. This combined...

5 Ways to Add Fun to The Selling Process

5 Ways to Add Fun to The Selling Process

Selling Napa Valley real estate-just like any property isn’t always fun. With all the different moving parts to a sale it can be easy to get bogged down in the nitty gritty details and forget that this moment will be a big moment in yours and your family’s life. Homes...

Front Walkway Improvements that Boost Curb Appeal

Front Walkway Improvements that Boost Curb Appeal

Yes! Getting your property ready for sale is almost always a stressor for any real estate owner. Homes for sale in Napa, CA are prized for their locale, but any Napa Realtor® would agree it’s important to still make sure that your house has fantastic curb appeal and...

How to Optimize your Home Office for Best Use

How to Optimize your Home Office for Best Use

With millions of American workers around the country beginning to work from home having a proper home office has become a hot commodity. There are many ways to get started creating the functional setup of a home office but here are a few things to keep in mind when...

Are you Considering Buying a House Together Before You Are Married?

Are you Considering Buying a House Together Before You Are Married?

The traditional concept of “family” has received a bit of a makeover in recent years as more couples are putting off the nuptials while still purchasing a home together. There is nothing wrong with this trend, and there are many ways a domestic partnership can benefit...

Selling when you’re going to be out-of-town

Selling when you’re going to be out-of-town

If you are thinking of putting your Napa Valley real estate on the market during the holidays, you might have some reservations if you’re leaving town for the holidays. Owners of homes for sale in Napa, CA, just like anyone else, may be wary of having potential buyers...

Start the Home Selling Process This Month

Start the Home Selling Process This Month

It may be a total chore to get your home ready for sale. And it’s even more of a burden to find a new place to live, especially during the holidays. Napa realtors, just like realtors anywhere, see a lull around the end of the year. But that is an opportunity for savvy...

Ideas to Help Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays

Ideas to Help Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays

The holidays are almost here and that means it’s time to get ready for guests and holiday cheer! It may be cold outside but Napa Valley real estate is going to still be a hot real estate market this season and homes for sale in Calistoga, CA will always be in style....

What to Consider When Buying a Home During The Holidays

What to Consider When Buying a Home During The Holidays

The holidays are not the normal time of year to make a big move, but if you decide to make the move you can often get a fantastic deal on a new home! Real estate agents in Napa, CA just like anywhere else, will see a lull in interest from buyers during the later part...

Outdoor Patio Trends of 2020 to Consider

Outdoor Patio Trends of 2020 to Consider

Napa Valley is an outdoor entertainer’s dream and real estate agents in Napa, CA are always keen to find a great space for a buyer to enjoy a fantastic meal or cocktail party in our amazing weather. Napa homes for sale will often have the essentials for bringing the...

Some of the Top 10 Kitchen Trends of 2020

Some of the Top 10 Kitchen Trends of 2020

Kitchen trends in 2020 tend to emphasize simplicity in design and mild color palettes. New and unique features are coming into the marketplace and will make their appearance known in homes for sale in Yountville CA as well as fantastic pieces of Napa Valley real...

How To Find a Home That Has Your Big Three

How To Find a Home That Has Your Big Three

When you begin searching through the myriad of Napa homes for sale, you’ll need to know precisely what kind of future house you’re looking to purchase. Real Estate Agents in Napa, CA sell homes with many unique features so to pare down the options, it's best to start...

Dealing with Unsightly Flooring Issues When Selling

Dealing with Unsightly Flooring Issues When Selling

Unsightly floor spots can be a real issue for many buyers of Yountville real estate, or any real estate for that matter. It could be anything-a carpet stain that just won’t come out or even just a scratch in the hardwood. These may seem like small details, but if you...

Home Energy Saving Tips that Won’t Leave You Shivering or Sweating

Home Energy Saving Tips that Won’t Leave You Shivering or Sweating

Keeping your utilities low can be a real drain on your patience (and wallet). Homes for sale in Napa, CA, just like anywhere else, can always stand for a good efficiency self-audit. Fortunately, finding many of these pesky little nicks will be quick and are easy to...

Need to sell quickly? Here’s what to do

Need to sell quickly? Here’s what to do

There are many times in life when one needs to sell their home as soon as possible. You may have to move closer to family or have a new job come up in a new town or even just need an immediate change of scenery. Whatever your reason, you’ll need one of the best real...

Landscaping trends for 2020

Landscaping trends for 2020

It’s summertime in Napa Valley and that means it’s time to start new landscaping projects! Houses for sale in Napa, CA and any Napa Valley real estate will, just like any other home, need upgrades from time to time. So with that in mind we have several great...

Summer Decoration Ideas While Staying Home

Summer Decoration Ideas While Staying Home

Even though we are still in the midst of sheltering in place there’s still a ton of great redecorating to be had this summer! Napa homes for sale, just like any home, could use a touch up now and again and real estate agents in Napa, CA would be the first folks to ask...

Gateway Magazine Summer 2020

Gateway Magazine Summer 2020

We're so excited to have our listing featured in Gateway's Summer 2020 edition! Check it out! [pdf-embedder url="https://www.connieandjamie.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/S20-PF-Johnson-Cook-Property-Finder-TearSheet-min.pdf" title="S20-PF-Johnson-Cook-Property...

How to Get Front of The Line Access to Your Dream Home

How to Get Front of The Line Access to Your Dream Home

Getting to the front of the line for the home of your dreams is a lot easier than you think. The market for homes for sale in St. Helena, CA is a strong one, so making sure you see something before others do will get you a step ahead of the rest while you look for...

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