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Tax Tips When You’re Selling Your Home

Posted by CBB Marketing on December 08, 2011 in No Category
Tax Tips When You’re Selling Your Home Tax tips when you’re selling your home   The IRS recently released a list of ten tax tips for those planning to sell a home which could help homeowners understand the tax implications of the home sale process. While each tip does not apply to everyone, they may be useful. Gain exclusions According to the IRS, the gain from a home sale can generally be excluded from taxable income as long as the home served as a primary residence for at... read more
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2011 Wall Street Journal – Real Trends “The Thousand”

Posted by CBB Marketing on December 08, 2011 in No Category
2011 Wall Street Journal – Real Trends “The Thousand” To showcase the Coldwell Banker brand’s success on the 2011 Wall Street Journal/Real Trends “The Thousand,” we wanted to share the following statistics: The Coldwell Banker brand had 28% of all agents on the individual sides list, 20% higher than our nearest competitor. The Coldwell Banker brand had 34% of all agents on the individual sales volume list, more than double our nearest competitor. ... read more
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Relocation through a Buyer’s Eyes…and a Coldwell Banker Agent 2010 was the year of change for my husband and I. As Baby Boomers facing retirement in a few years, we decided it was time to explore options other than California to call home.  As a Realtor for 25 years in California specializing in corporate relocation, I had a lot of experience and wonderful memories helping buyers not only find a special home in a completely new area, but also helping them get settled quickly into the... read more
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10 Easy Tips to Winterize Your Home

Posted by CBB Marketing on December 08, 2011 in No Category
10 Easy Tips to Winterize Your Home from realestate.msn.com So you’ve pulled your sweaters out of mothballs and found your mittens at the bottom of the coat closet. But what about your house — is it prepared for the cold months ahead? You’ll be a lot less comfortable in the coming months if you haven’t girded Home Sweet Home for Old Man Winter. With the help of several experts, we’ve boiled down your autumn to-do list to 10 easy tips: 1. Clean those gutters   Once the... read more
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Real-Estate Myths

Posted by CBB Marketing on December 08, 2011 in No Category
Real-Estate Myths This is a great article featured on MSN’s real estate section this morning…. Don’t fall for real-estate myths in this market It’s easy to think that because we’re in a buyers market, buyers can call all the shots: Wait weeks before deciding whether to make an offer on a particular house, find grateful acceptance of lowball offers or scoop up homes for 50% of the asking price. Your worst real-estate enemy? You Good luck with that. Clinging to those and... read more
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