• Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Best Practices 6 minutes ago

    The Open House Visitor Who Stayed Too LongI have been reading a lot about safety in our business.  This is not one of those stories. Recently, I was helping an agent in my office with an open house at her ne...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Mortgage / Finance 18 minutes ago

    “Asking for Testimonials Early On”    I know the rule of thumb is that you ask for referrals and testimonials at the end of a transaction. I never follow that thinking. I will always ask in the beginning of ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Improvement 20 minutes ago

    We have so many choices when it comes to TV entertainment these days! Why, we can even go the old school route with a HD antenna.... you may only get some local channels, but it's free! Well, except for the ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Just for Fun 44 minutes ago

    Yesterday I received a call from Margaret Rome in Baltimore MD. If you don't know Margaret Rome, you should.... Margaret has a weekly radio show in Baltimore that she has been doing for years... Margaret cal...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Local News and Events 18 minutes ago

    More and More Families are Embracing the Multi-Generational LifestyleMulti-generational households are growing in the US for a number of valid reasons. For us, it's joyful to of spend time with people we lov...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Best Practices 18 minutes ago

    We just finished with an ActiveRain challenge from Bob Crane who hosted the second April ActiveRain  "100 Day Checkup, and April SEO Super Charge Challenge" Challenge.  Bob challenged us "To write a post on ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Buying 16 minutes ago

    Whether you are a first time home-buyer, experienced buyer, seeking a single family home or a condo on the beach, this short "cheat sheet" provides some topics to consider and get you started along the home ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community about 4 hours ago

    We all make mistakes. Sometimes, those mistakes cause harm and we need to make an apology. But recently, I have seen several situations where the parties attempted what turned out to be unsuccessful resoluti...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate General Information about 5 hours ago

    Do You Think People Read Your AR Blog....Absolutely This past several weeks I have received multiple phone calls from two people who read my blog and both touched my heart. I decided to share the stories.  1...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Sales and Marketing about 1 hour ago

    Feeling like your business has stalled a bit? Are your listings not selling?  Is your website not bringing in the buyers that you thought it would? Here are some 20 ways to jump start and promote your busine...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community about 1 hour ago

         Active Rain if used to it's Max can provide your blog posts with hundreds of potential readers !I have been watching recently as to how quickly can I reach 50 views . I have discovered that if  Ifollow ...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Buying about 1 hour ago

    All Things Work Out in the EndToday was the final walk through on ahome my buyers are closing the first of the week. She was all smiles and said she loved her new home. The children were excited seeing their...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate General Information about 3 hours ago

    Don't Talk about your Real Estate Deal on Social Media Sites  Facebook, Instagram and other social sites are great outlets to share the big events in your life, including the purchase or sale of a home.    H...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Buying about 20 hours ago

     I speak English, a traveler's amount of French, a flirter's amount of Italian and a shopper's amount of Mandarin. So I speak English!In Southern California, as in many other parts of the country, more and m...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Sales and Marketing 19 minutes ago

    Converting Leads After the Open House An agent asked me recently, "Denise, how do I convert leads from an open house?" Converting leads at an open house is easy because they already met you and I bet they d...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Sales and Marketing 1 day ago

    This article was originally published on the Home Value Leads blog.Now that you have stories in mind, it's time to locate the media contacts that would potentially interested in running your story. This is a...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Home Selling 2 days ago

    On my drive to show property to buyer clients in my western suburbs of Northern VA today, I listened to WTOP news radio to get caught up on recent events.  As a busy Western Prince William County Real Estate...
  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Best Practices about 4 hours ago

    LESSONS FROM AN EMPOWERED & LOYAL EMPLOYEE I was fortunate to attend a training in Washington with all-world Realtor, business leader, visionary, and empire builder, Ben Kinney, benkinneyteam.com, with Kell...
  • Featured Blog Entry in ActiveRain Community 1 day ago

    In Looking at the featured listings the other day I realized that I needed to do a little updating on my profile.  I want it to be easily seen WHERE I'm a broker.  I know if you heard "Lake Sinclair" you wou...
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