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 Sarah Stevenot, Direct mail marketing expert in Los Angeles
(Farming Cards)
Comments 6
If you ask any real estate professional (or, really, a professional in almost any field) how to reach new clients, they will likely mention the internet. Getting on social media, designing an effective website, lead captures. As they should. The internet has proven itself as a great way to build ...

By Melissa Peters, Historic and old houses
(Captivating Houses)
Comments 5
$1,500,0003040 SE McLoughlin Boulevard, Portland, Oregon, 972022.5 baths ¦ 8 beds ¦ 4,995 sq ft ¦ 0.5 acres or lessMore information and photos here!    

By Peter Fuchshuber, Residential and Commercial services
(RE/MAX Excellence)
Comments 0
Hello,I've just joined Active Rain and am posting a short introduction as AR suggests.  AR looks like a great concept and I'm looking forward to much future information sharing.As for my background, I'm located in Edmonton, Alberta.  Real estate is my second career following a long career in engi...

By Stefanie Peterson, Auto-Home-Business-Recreational Veh. Insurance
(Oakwood Insurance Agency-Stefanie Peterson, Independent Agent)
Comments 3
If your home was damaged or destroyed by a covered loss under your homeowners insurance policy, are you convinced that you would have enough coverage?  Your homeowners insurance policy, if it is written correctly, can repair and or replace your current home with “new” like kind and quality materi...

By tata newhaven, Tata New Haven is an integrated eco-friendly towns
Comments 3
Tata New Haven is an integrated eco-friendly township launched under Tata Value Homes Limited.  Surrounded by lush green nature, the affordable project is aesthetically designed by Callison, the internationally acclaimed architect from the USA. Tata New Haven offers 1, 2 & 3 BHK homes, new haven ...

By Stretch Cleaning & Restoration, House Cleaning and Commercial Cleaning Services
(Stretch Cleaning & Restoration)
Comments 8
We provide mold cleanup in LBI & identify moisture sources, dry materials to ensure that mold will not return & perform procedures for returning the property to a pre-loss condition. 

By kanmai joy, New trends are always precious to people .
Comments 0
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By Jeff Hubbard
Comments 3
i am a Home builder that is currnetly trying to get a real estate license.  what is the best way to avoid any problems or missunderstanding if someone wants to buy a home that i have built and listed?

By Mortgage Corp
Comments 3
The Mortgage Corp DifferenceUnlike most mortgage brokers that may be able to help you with general loans but simply don’t have the skills, experience or resources to genuinely help home buyers and property investors maximise long-term wealth, Mortgage Corp take a long-term, strategic approach to ...

By Andreas Adrian, Offering 30% Las Vegas Referral Fees. Investors
(International Invest Realty)
Comments 7
View Available Summerlin Homes »Summerlin is a extraordinary 22,500 acre Master Planned Community located along the western rim of the Las Vegas Valley.  Summerlin borders the 200,000 acre Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.  Red Rock Canyon has over 2,000 climbing paths; 24 hiking trails...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
Comments 6
As a real estate investor and landlord, maintaining positive cash flow is the secret to mitigating risk and generating a positive return on your money. Learning how to increase cash flow over time will ensure you experience success for years to come.Try These 5 StrategiesWhile property types and ...

By Kim Thomas
(Keller Williams Realty CCWP)
Comments 4

By Myles Jackson, Solar platform for real estate professionals
(Independent Powur Advisor)
Comments 3
How would you like to add an additional revenue stream to your real estate business without taking your focus off your core business? As a Real Estate Professional you have spent an enormous amount of time, effort, emotion, energy and expense, building goodwill with your clients. Those clients, w...

By Salvatore Bochicchio, Helping Taxpayers Solve IRS Tax Problems
(East Coast Tax Consulting Group LLC)
Comments 5
When you file a tax return with a balance due and fail to pay, you start the IRS collection process. The IRS will first assess the amount owed on its records and begin to send out a series of computer-generated notices demanding payment.Although a statutory lien automatically arises after you don...

By Elizabeth McBee, Real estate agent serving the Tampay Bay area
(Re/Max Advantage Realty)
Comments 6
Things I am excited about:E-Property Watch! HomeSnap!Two very useful tools that just came out for Realtors.If you haven't had a chance to try these "apps", use them.E-Property is a good thing for clients who are on the fence about selling. It sends them a regular email marketed with your informat...

By Wade Kovacic, 1% Listing Commission
(Your Choice realty Brokerage)
Comments 5
Full Real Estate home selling services. 1% Listing Commission plus fee to Buyers agent. All the same services you expect and more! We use all the same paperwork and real estate forms. No services cut. Compare to your agent! We save by not advertising big brand names and concentrate on advertising...

By david hooker, We stop foreclosure in maryland
(We Stop the Foreclosure Sale in maryland)
Comments 6
The gives assistance as Down Payment Assistance, We have team of laywer who listen your case and analysis with gov rules for mortgage relief program. So call now to check your eligibility to stop foreclosure in new york. 1800-701-6011 visit site

By BigStyle Staging, Home Staging Services in South Florida
(Big Style Staging)
Comments 5
Gina Gailing is the company owner of Big Style Staging which provides Home Staging Services in South Florida. Based in Fort Lauderdale, she offers Real Estate HOME STAGING AND INTERIOR REDESIGN SERVICES for Residential Homes, Townhouses and Condos all over Broward County and its surrounding areas...

By Michael Cox
Comments 6
In everyday language people often confuse and interchange terms of property. Anything a person owns can be called "property".  However for today we will only discuss items relating to "real estate". At the most fundamental level you have land. Land runs from the surface of the earth all the way d...

By Ricardo Romero, Loan Originator
(Oceans Mortgage)
Comments 5
So much has changed in my life these last couple of weeks. I lost a loved one, was in an auto accident, and recently joined the Oceans Mortgage team, where I am looking forward to thriving and growing in my career. All these life changes have inspired me to to 100% focus myself in my work and est...