About Bob Sawyer

About Bob Sawyer

Nevada County is a beautiful and special community that I’m proud to be a part of. My family and I have lived here for the last 30-years and appreciate all the outdoor activities, while being surrounded by a forest of majestic trees and snow-capped mountains. The different seasons are something many come to visit and appreciate.

An essential part of being a good member of the community requires knowing the area. My knowledge of our community’s positive aspects of life and resources such as our schools, athletic programs, parks, churches, libraries, and local government systems is a valuable asset to my real estate knowledge.

Not only will I personally go the extra mile to help you find your dream home or sell your home, but I also have the backing of Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty, the real estate company that sells more real estate than any other company! Together, we will work to develop a plan to locate and purchase your ideal home and/or develop an effective marketing plan for selling your home in a reasonable time period, for a good market price.

As a professional Realtor® with Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty, I pledge to be your most honest, ethical, caring and hardest-working advocate. Your best interests are my priority as I navigate you through each real estate transaction. Along with my skillful ability to negotiate, and knowledge of real estate contracts I offer consistent and reliable communication during and after the completion of the transaction.

• Nevada County resident since 1982
• Active member Nevada County Board of Realtors, and MLS committee
• Focused on superior customer service

• Member of Nevada County MLS
• Member of Placer County MLS
• Member of California & National Association of Realtors
• SFR Certification: Short Sale / Foreclosure Resource Specialist
• Full Time Licensed Real Estate Professional

Areas of Expertise:
• Lake of the Pines, Nevada City, Grass Valley, Alta Sierra, Lake Wildwood, Cedar Ridge, Chicago Park, Penn Valley, Meadow Vista, Colfax and Auburn
• Lakefronts, Golf Course Homes, Land, Ranches
• First Time Home Buyers, Investment Property, Retirement Homes, Vacation Homes
• Short sales and Foreclosures
• Referrals and Testimonials available upon request

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Bob Sawyer’s Current Listings


Bob did a great job for me and my family! He was able to work through some very complicated issues that came up in the sale of our property to the satisfaction of our family and the buyers. He went the extra mile in making sure the property was ready to be listed and that it was well-maintained. That meant a lot to me as an out-of-state seller. I will definitely use his services again.

Jon Pingree

Bob was great to work with. He was very skilled at setting the proper price and then was able to negotiate a great deal on our behalf. Bob worked very hard for us and represented us very well. He is professional and well prepared and made sure our best interests were at the forefront. I highly recommend him and his great staff. It was the best experience with a real estate transaction that we have ever had.

Angie Kropf

I had Bob list a house for me in Alta Sierra. He was early for appointments, did exactly what he said he would do as far as the marketing the house and kept in constant communication with me through out the selling process. Ask for Bob at Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Reality when you go to Nevada County. You wont be Disappointed!!

Dan Grattan

We have lived in the area for over twenty years and couldn’t be happier with the professionalism, dedication and overall top notch service Bob Sawyer provided us with the sale of our land. Bob didn’t “list it and leave it and hope for a buyer”, he actively marketed the property and helped other agents along the way to better understand our unique lakefront property. Bob’s responsiveness to our questions and concerns reminds me of customer service of yesteryear when people showed genuine concern for the parties involved and wasn’t just about the sale and his commission. During the sales cycle, not unlike any other transaction, we experienced a few speed bumps however Bob helped navigate all parties to a mutual beneficial result. If there were more than 5 stars, we would give him more!

Kara Johnson

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(530) 320-8326