First Blog Posts

Sometimes, it can be scary to write your first blog post! Luckily, the supportive community of ActiveRain is just the place to start.

On this page you will find a running list of “first blog posts” written on ActiveRain by members of the real estate industry. These new bloggers have taken the leap to begin their blogging journey. Our first-time real estate bloggers deserve a big welcome and some extra encouragement from you!

Take a read, leave a comment, and say hello. You'll make that author’s day and help to give them a great first impression of our community.

Agent's first blog posts on ActiveRain

By Armstrong Smith
(Armstrong Smith and Co)
Comments 4
We've been making ravishing chesterfield sofas by hand for more than ten years, so you can make certain you will locate the ideal expansion to your home. Regardless of whether you're needing the suite to go about as a bit of craftsmanship inside your lounge, or basically need to light up the zone...

By R.K. Saini, SEO Consulate and Profession Blogger
(Online Markeings)
Comments 4
Mother's day celebrated every year around the world. This year happy mothers day will be celebrated on 14th May 2017. Mothers day Images, Mothers day Poems, Mothers day quotes, mothers day wishes, mothers day greetings. 

By Richard Cook
Comments 0
Money problems is when an agent misuses the money or funds that their client trusts them with for reasons other than what they are intended. For example, if a client gives an agent a sum of money that is to be used for the purchase of the home and instead of taking that money directly to the sell...

By Richard J. Larose Jr., Realtor serving sunny Lakeland, Florida
(WebPro Realty, LLC)
Comments 4
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By Eric Buliung
(LAER Realty Partners)
Comments 10
New Construction Overview Maps Photos Market Stats $624,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Full Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 2,744 sqftLot: 27,605 sqftYear Built: 2017MLS #: 72113062 Location 23 Old GroveFranklin, MA 02038USA THE BULIUNG GROUP LAER Realty Partners(508) 507-888...

By Victoria Morrell, The beautiful green hills
(Arrive homes )
Comments 16
Walt Disney, a man full of imagination, had very much success in his 65 years of life.  Walt Disney had a brilliant idea to create a theme park where families could spend their time together and feel like they were in the happiest place on the earth.  He created the theme park in California calle...

By Johnny Carrillo, Providing the best inspection experience available
(Terra Property Inspections)
Comments 15
We often wish we had more time in our day and any little tip that helps us save time is always welcome. Here's "10 Tips to Speed Up Your Home Inspections". Some of these seem like no brainers, but I often come across these issues that can be taken care of before I even walk in the door. Share the...

By Wes Brooks, Real Estate Associate Broker / Notary
(Finding New Neighbors)
Comments 20
Over the course of the past 40+ years, I have been working in the housing industry as a 5th generation Builder/General Contractor and a 3rd generation Realtor/Associate Broker; as well as work as the producer and host of a local cable TV Show and author of books related to the housing industry. I...

By William Lees, Listing over 1,500 Sanibel real estate listings
(Island Real Estate, Inc.)
Comments 11
April 18, 2017 by RebeccaLookBy Jay Richter Licensed Real Estate Instructor at John R. Wood Island Real Estate located on Sanibel Island, FL. Personally, I think our “Explore Sanibel Island” video is turning people on to what we are fortunate to have here… The best of Florida! Over 247,000 thousa...

By Rosanna Berardi, I am working with Berardi Immigration Law firm.
(Berardi Immigration Law)
Comments 4
Berardi Immigration Law is located in Buffalo, New York. The company is categorized under the International Affairs industry. This industry comprises establishments of U.S. and foreign governments primarily engaged in international affairs and programs relating to other nations and peoples. Our i...

By Rich Swier, Helping Real Estate Agents Succeed
Comments 6
One of the biggest challenges for an agent is quickly establishing a connection with homeowners. offrs+ can get you to their door first, but what you bring to the conversation - that first conversation, is almost always a make or break factor. This single moment can set the tone for you as their ...

By Paul Sweeney, You'd Better Call Paul
(Elite Realty)
Comments 15
  Contact: Paul Sweeney Phone: 7027687361     Condominium - Las Vegas, NV Listed at 131500       Send To   Subdivision Laguna Del Rey Amd Category Condo Type Condo Re-Sale Sq Footage 1181 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 2 Half Bathrooms 0 Lot Size 0 Short Sale No Year Built 1993 Home Address 5000 RED ROCK ...

By Brigitte McElroy, I'm Local and Global
(Carolina One Real Estate)
Comments 19
Hi colleaques, I'm curious if anyone has suggestions or will share their success in tackeling expired listings. I have had success with them in the past, but I have not done them in about 3 years and times have changed. The target market is the higher end seller. I work with the market leader, an...

By Bill Siegel, We work for our client
(Florida Home Inspection Team Inc.)
Comments 13
To choose a Home Inspector can be a difficult decision. You have made the decision to by a house. Now you have the task of wading through realtors, title companies, mortgage companies, appraisal, and inspections (and I am sure other things). The realtor, the title company, and the mortgage compan...

By Susan Whittaker
(Keller Williams Capital Partners)
Comments 14
8668 Aconite Dr, Blacklick OH 43004   PROPERTY DETAILS $239,900 LISTING INFORMATION Bedrooms: 4Full Baths: 2Partial Baths: 1Sq ft: 2,231Lot Size: 50 x 1230Style: 2 StoryGarage: 2 Car AttachedHeat Source: GasTaxes: $4,008 PROPERTY DESCRIPTION BEAUTIFUL, almost NEW home in desirable Cedar Run! Ove...
Nothing should keep people from getting their dream apartments. And pet ownership is not an exception. Nonetheless, it happens times and times again. As much as 70 percent of American tenants own pets, and more than two-thirds of them say that pet ownership gives them hard times qualifying for re...

By william strew, eading residential real estate brokerage firm
(Williams Trew Real Estate)
Comments 8
Williams Trew is Fort Worth’s leading residential real estate brokerage firm. Our team of highly experienced agents have been representing and living alongside homebuyers and sellers in our community for decades. Williams Trew is part of an international collection of real estate companies expres...

By Thomas McElyea, Property Inspector
(Mac's Property Inspections)
Comments 10
When the House is Now Your Home Consider changing the locks on all exterior entrance doors for improved security. Create and review an emergency escape plan for your family and new home. Consult your local fire department for advice on what to do in case of a fire. Familiarize responsible family ...
Thankfully, gone are the days of ugly linoleum kitchen flooring. Today, wood laminates are used as the alternate to wood flooring due to their more economical and low maintenance features compared to wood flooring. Let’s face it, wood is in and it never goes out of style. There are certain consid...

By Catherine Hopson, Residential Real Estate Gulfside
(KW Gulfside Realty)
Comments 17
As I begin getting to know some of you through sharing of thoughtss and ideas, I want to Cristen blog with a powerful quote that speaks to me everyday in my Real Estate life."The Cave You Fear To Enter Holds The Treasure You Seek" (Joseph Campbell) Hello to everyone and wishing the best successes...