• Featured Blog Entry in Home Buying 35 minutes ago

    I have seen some really creative ways to run a dryer vent. We all know the dryer vent must discharge outdoors... right? Not into the garage, another room, the attic, it must be outdoors! Why? One of the most...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community about 1 hour ago

    Taking the Mystery Out of Internet MarketingI've had my business since 1997. Back then I promoted my services by visiting local real estate offices, designing flyers and by mailing out targeted postcards. I ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate General Information 32 minutes ago

    Does How you Dress Affect Your Business?   When I got into the business years ago, there was a saying - Dress for Success every day.    It did not matter who your client was, or what you were showing --- you...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Mortgage / Finance about 2 hours ago

    Are Your Blogs Being Read?”  Have been reading your blogs for a number of years and it is now time for us to relocate to Connecticut to be closer to my in - laws who are getting older in age and need family ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community 19 minutes ago

    I saw a question that someone asked about blog topics that work for them.  I'd like to share some ideas with  you that might help you write some posts that not just get ActiveRain comments, but help make you...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community 43 minutes ago

    Customer Service Tips Learned from Crappy Dining Experiences I was in Orlando for the CRS Leadership Training Program and the annual Sellabration convention, and had a number of meals out with different grou...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate General Information 10 minutes ago

    A house fire is a nightmare most homeowners won't ever have to experience. But for the unlucky few, living through the frightening occurrence and subsequent repercussions of a house fire can be upsetting and...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Industry 13 minutes ago

    MLS Data Entered Into A Listing Sheet . . . DOES NOT FORM A CONTRACT Nina Hollander wrote a post which was very wildly commented on:  Listing Agents in Danger of Misrepresentation -- a Cautionary TaleIn her ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Selling about 3 hours ago

    In response to all the homeowners who routinely overprice their homes, refusing to give weight to carefully prepared market reports and hoping to be paid extra for all the good times that transpired between ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Buying about 17 hours ago

     Are You a Hopeful Home Buyer?Did You Just File Your Taxes?         Did you just file your taxes?  Or hoping to soon?            If so, and thinking of buying an IL/Chicago-area (or Wisconsin) home in the ne...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community about 9 hours ago

    With Rates Down, Here's What You Should Be Doing       It's been a little while since I've heard the term "refi boom", but that's what's being floated around this week as mortgage rates are once again knock ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Best Practices 9 months ago

     Many of us became real estate professionals because we wanted to be our own bosses. However, the downside of being your own boss is that you may become the most difficult person to manage. Your success beco...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate General Information about 1 hour ago

    Bob and Terri,just a note of caution as you are contemplating the purchase of a "yet to be constructed home" from a builder. The new construction contracts in our area are very long often 50+ pages, and they...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Selling about 3 hours ago

    I am tall. Well, not super tall, just a bit taller then average. The problem is that I can also see higher then average. And I have quite a few buyer clients who are way taller then me and obviously they can...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Mortgage / Finance about 12 hours ago

    One common question asked by some about the FHA single-family home loan program is whether an FHA mortgage can be used to purchase an RV-type mobile home or a houseboat.The answer in both cases is no because...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Selling about 19 hours ago

    A Boomer’s Guide to Selling Your Home-  14 Tips You Can UseBaby Boomers in Palm Beach County who plan on selling their home may be facing a new generation of buyers...The Millennials. They were born somewher...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Buying about 14 hours ago

    Buying a home is an exciting time.  It can also be stressful and confusing, especially if you are buying your first home.  We asked our agents for their best advice to first time home buyers to help ease the...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community about 13 hours ago

    While doing a home search today, I came across a listing in a great and desirable neighborhood. I have clients looking in the price range, so I opened the listing page and boom. The pages showed that the pro...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate General Information about 7 hours ago

    Every year around this time we see headlines about property taxes."Which counties in NJ have the highest, lowest property taxes?" is one from NJ.com. "See what town had the highest property tax rate in Berge...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Best Practices about 3 hours ago

    “Bad Mistakes That Make Good Employees Leave” is an article written by Dr. Travis Bradberry, Coauthor of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 & President at TalentSmart, that was recently published on LinkedIn. In tod...
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