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Coldwell Banker Celebrates 80 Years of Selling Homes in the Luxury Real Estate Market . . . Previews International

Coldwell Banker Premier Group is proud to be a member of this program
Posted by Norman Polsky on January 29, 2014 in No Category
 Coldwell Banker Previews International®, the worldwide luxury home marketing program exclusive to Coldwell Banker Real Estate,  celebrates its 80th anniversary.     This milestone pays tribute to the legacy started in 1933 by Previews, Inc. founder Henderson Talbot, a real estate entrepreneur who redefined luxury real estate marketing by pioneering the use of motion pictures to “preview” exclusive homes.     Talbot’s firm was acquired in 1980 by Coldwell B... read more
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New Coldwell Banker Marketing Campaign . . .

As seen on the Gammy Awards last night and to repeated on the Academy Awards . . .
Posted by Norman Polsky on January 27, 2014 in No Category
The 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards® show on Sunday, January 26,was the perfect stage for Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC to unveil its new “Home Sweet Home” national television commercial.  The one-minute spot appropriately features the classic Mötley Crüe anthem “Home Sweet Home” as the soundtrack.    This is the second year in a row that Coldwell Banker® has chosen to launch its national marketing campaign during the highly anticipated awards show season.   ... read more
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Top Upgrades That are in Demand by Buyers . . .

Take a look at what items are in demand in the St Louis area
Posted by Norman Polsky on January 21, 2014 in No Category
 Many existing homeowners choose summer time to spruce up their homes and make upgrades or improvements. While some home features, such as formal living rooms, have waned in popularity as of late, there are several common improvement projects that consumers still turn toward, to increase space and improve their real estate value. Storage space Built-in bookshelves, separate laundry rooms and additional shelving are popular alterations homeowners are seeking to maximize every square inch of their home's s... read more
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Thinking About Selling Your Home?

There are some small upgrades that you can do to make your home more "saleable" . . .
Posted by Norman Polsky on January 14, 2014 in No Category
 No one wants to spend a fortune when it comes to selling a home, but most want to spruce up a few areas to make their property more appealing to potential buyers. There are several types of small improvements individuals can make that can transform the look of a home without forcing them to break the bank.   When it comes to making home upgrades, it's important that sellers remember to go for simple, clean improvements that make homes look more modern and elegant.   New countertops   One ... read more
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Annual Ranking of the Best Places to Live in Mo . . .

Posted by Norman Polsky on January 12, 2014 in No Category
 Movoto Real Estate is out with its annual ranking of the best places to live in Missouri.   Topping that list of 137 Show-Me-State cities with a population above 5,000 is Glendale. "Ninety-eight percent of Glendale's' residents have at least a high school' diploma, and its unemployment rate is a mere 2.2 percent," reads Movoto's description of Missouri's top city.   "Crime in the city is low, with 12, total crimes for every one thousand residents annually. Glendale ranked second for ... read more
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