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 Pam Hoefert
Comments 13
5 Bedroom 3 bath bath ranch w/ triple stall garage Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure $ Click for current price 5 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 2721 SQUARE FEET one owner ranch style home in newer development in Hartford SD This home off...

By Ricardo Mualin, Special financing programs for seniors 62+
(Financial One)
Comments 7
This program is specifically for seniors 62+.  All realtors should learn more about this progra by clicking on the follow ing link: 

By Mindvalley Academy, SEO specialist in charge of bringing organic traff
(Mindvalley )
Comments 10
 Mindvalley Academy is a cutting-edge digital learning platform and store for transformational programs, courses and teachings to enhance your health, happiness and potential. Discover knowledge from the world’s leading personal growth authors and wellness experts to help you elevate your human p...

By Ashley Hughes-Jefferson, Buying, Selling REALTOR ® servicing Las Vegas
(Wardley Real Estate )
Comments 21
Do you think Clark County Tax Appraisal Valued your home too high? Get a FREE online property report in seconds by clicking this link you'll know right away what your home is worth in today's market. It may be worth way more than you think and might like to SE...

By Bill Arnold, Real estate agent serving North Alberta
(Housing RE Inc)
Comments 0
Not working with a real estate agent? Then call us to get a $2,000 bonus if we show you and you buy this home. *See terms below. Sit by the cozy fireplace of this 4000-SF home only an easy drive to downtown. Offers 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, dining room, dramatic living room with built-in bookca...

By Karen Jones Lewis, MBA, Realtor, Residential for Sellers and Buyers in S. Broward
(The K Company)
Comments 21
     Becoming a successful real estate agent will take more than a license and knowledge of current laws and regulations. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), there are over two million licensed real estate agents.  The first year drop out range estimated to be from 40% to 80%...

By Courtney Isabelle Jones
(Hunter Quinn Homes )
Comments 0
Pine Hill Acres offers ranch style homes starting at 193K with 0.5 acre homesites and the freedom of no HOA, zoned for Dorchester 2 schools and minutes from historic downtown Summerville near Pine Forest Country Club! / 843-754-7091

By Luc & Stephenie DeBonis, People Before Results
(The DeBonis Team)
Comments 18
SumatraA Long Driveway leads to this Beautiful Home in the Crown Pointe development in Desirable Lake Matthews. This home sits high on a hill with over 2 acres. It offers Spectacular Views and Magnificent Sunsets! This home features New Flooring, Carpet and Custom Paint. Grand Entry with a Swarov...

By Heidi Theodore, We know where the buyers are coming from
Comments 11
Heidi Theodore Community Day is an initiative dedicated to celebrating Heidi Theodore's commitment to improving our local communities. To debut this year's community event, she has chosen the VFW (Veterans of Foreign War) Post 8679. This event will be held the second Thursday in June, that's Jun...

By Austin Theobald, We are a nationwide private money lender
(Bridge Loan Network)
Comments 9
Investing in the real estate biz can be a great source of income, but you must jump through a few hoops before you gain a profit you are satisfied with. When people first start out in the industry, they often wonder how they will acquire the necessary funds to start investing in the industry. Whe...

By Rachael Evans, Real estate agent serving Asheville, NC
(Weichert, Realtors - Unlimited)
Comments 15
 The housing market in Asheville, NC is exploding. Sales of single-family homes in the area have already have exceeded sales from the first quarter of last year. Surrounding counties in Western North Carolina have seen similar increases in home prices.   The demand to live in WNC only continues t...

By Leif Pietila, Nationwide lead gen for real estate
(Slipstream Digital Marketing)
Comments 13
Contrary to popular belief, the Likely To Move targeting category on Facebook does not specifically identify people that are buying or selling a home. Find out what data is included and how to use it correctly:

By Christine Kankowski Temecula & San Diego, Excellent Sales and Property Management
(House Match Inc)
Comments 20
For those of you who own rental property in the California area, you will be pleased to know we have had our share of rain and snow this winter.  Governer Jerry Brown declared an end to the Drought state of Emergency.  During the drought, HOA's , owners and property managers were not allowed to e...

By Lorrie Ramseier, Real Estate agent ~ St. Joe, MO & surrounding area
(Ramseier Realty Group)
Comments 21
Hi! I'm Lorrie Ramseier and I have been a St. Joseph resident for over 30 years.  It's a great place to raise a family!  My husband Terry and I have 3 wonderful children and two beautiful grandbabies.  I love people and houses, so Real Estate is a natural fit!  I am relationship driven so it is n...

By Targeto Inc, Targeto: People-Based Marketing Platform | CRM-Rem
(Targeto Inc)
Comments 10
What is Targeto?Targeto is a powerful platform designed to simplify the task of managing your marketing endeavors across Google AdWords (Customer Match), Facebook (Custom Audience), Twitter (Tailored Audience) and Yahoo Gemini (Custom Audience) from a centralized web interface. All you need is em...

By Jeremy Williams
(Keller Williams Western Montana)
Comments 16
8717 Mashie LaneStately and charming 4 bedroom/3.5 bath home bordering open park space in the Ranch Club neighborhood. Exterior of the home was newly painted in 2015, updates inside the home include new range, dishwasher, flooring and remodeled bathroom in the basement. Covered back patio perfec...

By Jimmy Reed, Real estate agents serving South Orange County
(The Reed Team)
Comments 11
Summer is around the corner and what better place to work on your beach body than in one of the most beautiful beach cities in Orange County, San Clemente! Explore everything from high intensity cycling classes to meditative hot yoga practice. Skip the boring gym elliptical and join one of the ma...

By Rick Schmidt, First time buyers. Downsizers. Condominiums,
(RE/MAX Properties East)
Comments 16
The primary steps in buying a home are listed below.          Getting preapproved for a mortgage;          Finding an experienced Realtor;          Searching for your home;         Conducting due diligence;         Writing an offer;         Negotiating the contract;         Conducting inspections...

By Ron Lee, Custom Home Builder in West St. Tammany Parish.
(Ron Lee Homes)
Comments 10
Selling your home is one of the biggest challenges a homeowner will face throughout the life of owning a home.  Upgrading to a new home (2nd or 3rd time home buyer) is not only an investment of equity but also a thrilling adventure, but you have to get the first home sold first!  To do this, you ...

By Nellie Terzieva, MBA, The MBA Group, International Real Estate, Referral
(Re/Max West Realty Inc., Brokerage, The MBA Group, Toronto, Toronto West, International RE Referral, Direct: 416-820-5551)
Comments 15
Kid Proof Home is really important for families and especially first time parents. Realtors can help their first time buyers or families with small children to consider some points before moving to the new property.For example, install safety gates between floors right before the stairs. Keeping ...