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Smart Home Must-Haves Get an Update at CES

Smart Home's impact on real estate as we see it shift from being a differentiating factor to an expectation for consumers.
Posted by Josh Arnold on January 30, 2019 in No Category
The following post is a guest contribution from Angel Piontek, associate broker and vice president of marketing at Coldwell Banker Elite. Looking back at my CES experience this year, I’m left in awe by the amount of technology that’s available and the number of people that are working on new ways to innovate every single day. Some of these devices are practical and useful; others don’t really resonate with me and leave me wondering what spurred the creation of the device. Earlier this month, I wro... read more
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Millionaires vs. Demi-Billionaires | Coldwell Banker on NBC Open House

On NBC Open House, the Director of Luxury Marketing shares findings from A Look at Wealth: Millionaires vs. Demi-Billionaires.
Posted by Josh Arnold on January 21, 2019 in No Category
In this segment of NBC Open House, Lauren Muehlethaler, Director of Luxury Marketing with Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC shares findings from A Look at Wealth: Millionaires vs. Demi-Billionaires. How has the unprecedented rise in the number of millionaires and demi-billionaires affected the real estate market? Wealth has spread across generations, genders and borders. These shifts have created a complicated new reality for luxury real estate professionals who want and need to reach and understand af... read more
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5 Tips for Staying Organized in the New Year

Feeling overwhelmed by the thought of clearing out that closet? Here are tips on how to declutter for a fresh 2019
Posted by Josh Arnold on January 21, 2019 in No Category
The following is a guest post from The Closet Works, Inc. Each new year is a time for goal-setting and renewal. If you’re like so many others out there, you may have set your sights on getting organized in 2019—knowing what you have and where it’s located throughout your house, from your bedroom closet to your home office. It seems like a relatively straightforward task—but if it was that easy, wouldn’t we all be organized all the time? So many of us get stuck before we truly get ... read more
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Learn To Say YES

This post is part of Coldwell Banker’s Women in Leadership Series. Sharing the unique, uplifting stories of women leaders.
Posted by Josh Arnold on November 30, 2018 in No Category
This is a contributor post by Lori Arnold, broker/owner of Coldwell Banker Apex, Realtors A few months ago, I had the privilege of speaking to the latest class of Ascend Leadership Summit participants at the Realogy headquarters in New Jersey. It’s always an inspirational opportunity for me as the new leaders are so excited about their careers and what the future holds for each of them. As much as I love my home state of Texas, I also LOVE New York City.  Anytime I can get close to NYC, I am going to fin... read more
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Green Your Grilling for Guilt-Free Backyard Barbecues

Here’s how to “green” your average barbecue for an outdoor shindig that’s fun and Earth-conscious!
Posted by Josh Arnold on September 06, 2018 in No Category
Come summer, the Earth and its atmosphere gets hit hard with excess CO2 and smog. There’s the increase in air conditioning, which drives up power plant emissions and the fumes from mowers and lawn equipment are responsible for about 20 million tons of CO2 a year. Even the heat alone can cause problems. Ozone is temperature-sensitive, so when the heat skyrockets, it can trap pollution and smog. Even America’s favorite pastime, the backyard barbecue, isn’t immune. Charcoal grills... read more
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