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 ziying cai
Comments 0

By Lynn Howard, Bringing trust back to the real estate field.
Comments 9
 In any most professions, puffery is one way to make oneself look more experienced, knowledgeable or specialized in ones line of profession.  The real estate industry has quite the repeputation for this.  Agents often falsely advertise what they aspire to become and what they are actually are. So...

By Jeff Badus, B&H Garage Door Repair Los Angeles
(B&H Garage Door Repair Los Angeles)
Comments 0
When it pertains to looking after your home, there are lots of various aspects that need to be remembered. You wish to ensure that everything looks well preserved and suppress appeal certainly is something that has to be thought about. When safety and benefit is worried, you also desire to consid...

By Glen Swaby, Real Estate Agent Serving the Atlanta area
(Solid Source Realty GA)
Comments 6
Anyone aware of an App which will allow me to send a  Blind Copy Text msg to 100 or more clients from my Android phone?

By Dawson Allen, Here To Help Real Estate Professionals
(Never Peak Media)
Comments 24
Hello, my name is Dawson, and I was fortunate enough to be raised by two real estate agents.  As a child, I always knew my family was different because of this.  The vast majority of my childhood friends all had parents with "normal jobs", while my parents were in the business of  "escrow account...

By Noah Smith, West LA Real Estate Virtual Networks & Systems
(Wilshire Capital INC)
Comments 4
Change your profile's search results setting When someone uses a web search engine (like to search for you, they may see your Google+ profile in their search results. If you want to make it harder for people to find you through search engines, you can change your profile's search resu...

By Erin Melton, 5 Star Real Estate Agents
(The Melton Team, Realtors)
Comments 13
High Quality Homes For Sale VirginiaTurn-key, better than new HGTV stunner! Versatile 1-story floor plan w/ oodles of improvements! Custom plantation shutters & blinds! Welcoming hardwood floors throughout all main living areas & bedrooms! Ceramic floors in bathrooms & laundry room! Formal room w...

By Melanie Tevere, Actively obtaining my Utah Real Estate License
(Agent Professor)
Comments 14
While learning about the 21 Ways to Lose a Real Estate License in my real estate agent training course I came across an article about an agent in Maryland who was using client's homes as a personal love shack for his hook ups.  Obviously this was shocking but got me thinking about how often this ...

By Saundra Aguirre
(Dynasty Real Estate)
Comments 14
Priced to sell! Come build your dream home! This level lot purchase gives you membership to Silver Lakes Country Club. Monthly HOA is $188.00, and you can enjoy all the amenities like unlimited free golf, boating, swimming, fishing in 2 lakes, gym, Olympic size swimming pool, Equestrian arena an...

By Jonathan Lachance, Retail Leasing
Comments 0
"If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything." - Mark Twain.This quote sums up most of the rules that govern our actions as real estate professionals. And yet, every year, brokers and agents lose their licenses because they decide to lie. This invariably leads to problems that tend...

By Jeff Winship NMLS #400982, Helping Finance Your Housing Dreams
(American Nationwide Mortgage Company #1626700)
Comments 12
I am entering my 20th year in originating home loan financing. Throughout my career most of the loans have challenged credit in some form. It always amazes me the amount of misinformation clients have as it relates to credit and what it takes to either build it or to maintain it.So let's unpack c...

By Stacey Doyle, Real Estate Info For Pros
Comments 0
Localized real estate blogs are potent marketing tools. Blogging is a cost-effective way to attract potential buyers, sellers, strategic partners, and investors. Crafting quality content around relevant keywords drives targeted traffic to real estate websites. Discover how local real estate agent...

By jennifer hollowell, Certified distressed property expert
(Allen Tate)
Comments 20
dont mean to sound like a sob story but somehow I went from an award winning agent to beginner in just one year.  I think I missed the boat on social media and I need to revamp my entire system as if I am a brand new agent.  Any advice for coaching?  Proven marketing all in one with social media,...

By Green A Glenda, Loan Officer
(First Choice Loans)
Comments 10
Top of the day to you!If you ever need financing/refinancing of any kind for your deals, fix and flips, buy and hold etc.We are willing to finance you if the deal is worth it. we fund up to 100% of your rehab costs.Get your deals closed as soon as possible,Kindly send your email address and I wil...

By Francisco Peot, The Best Place To Find Your Home!
(Richmond Home Sales At Clocktower Realty Group)
Comments 23
The internet has made it very easy to view homes from your own home.   The emergence of Zillow, Trulia, and have given buyers access to a lot of pictures and information regarding a home for sale.  While those sites don't always tend to be accurate, they can still give buyers a snapsh...

By eric lonbere
Comments 4
We are project funder with our cutting edge and group capital fund we can finance your signatory projects and help you toenhance your business plans,this offer is open to both individuals and corporate bodies.Our financial instrument can be used for purchase of goods from any manufacturer irrespe...

By Kyle Noskowiak, Real estate agent
(eXp Realty)
Comments 16
It’s a question that haunted me into years of procrastinating whether or not I should become a licensed real estate agent. Oftentimes I’d envision closing my first deal and asking myself “Where is my next commission check going to come from?”How do agents do it? Day in, day out, hustling, working...

By Kirby Stearley, Listed & Sold in the Greater Indianapolis Area
(FC Tucker Co)
Comments 10
2018 will be the year for new Millennial realtors!  Today's real estate market is the best it has been in decades and maybe in the history of modern real estate.  Sellers are eager to list their homes for top dollar and Buyers are hungry for home ownership.  With this in mind, if you're seeking o...

By Mauricio Ramondini
Comments 0
Fiduciary duty refers to the legal obligation of one party to act solely in the interest of another party. In general, fiduciary duty applies to professionals who handle money or property for others, or advise them in legal or financial matters. A common example of fiduciary duty is the obligatio...

By Kang Hee Li
(Lease Instrument)
Comments 6
I can deliver leased instruments to Organizations or individuals with their preferred text verbiage as been approved by their bankers. We also offer sales option to interested buyers. Our terms and procedures are so flexible and workable by RWA clients. Our lease rate is (5)%+x%. X% IS Lessee bro...