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 Gabriel Levin, Philadelphia Car Accident and Personal Injury Lawy
(The Levin Firm)
Comments 6
Commercial trucks are a highly common sight on the roads and highways in and around Philadelphia. Regularly driving in close proximity to these large, heavy vehicles may cause you to wonder what would happen if you were in a crash with a semi-truck. In addition, news headlines are regularly repor...

By Shane Green, Naural, Pet Safe Exterminating, Termite Inspection
(Green Pest Services, LLC)
Comments 7
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By Madeline Schaider, We Love Marin Real Estate
(Madeline Schaider Real Estate)
Comments 11
Why are Tiburon homes so popular?There are several reasons that Marin home buyers choose Tiburon: It is beautiful. Tiburon occupies a long peninsula on San Farncisco Bay with views of the water, the San Francisco shyline, and Mount Tamalpais. It is close to San Francisco. Tiburon residents travel...

By Sheri Griffin, A Seller's Pro - A 1st.Ttime Buyers Professional
(Coldwell Banker Group One-Monroe)
Comments 13
 DIGITAL and  ELECTRONIC Signatures - What’s the Difference? If you’re going to Purchase a Home or Sell one in the NE Louisiana area you’re starting to learn about signing your documents online and how to set up your signature. It can get confusing at first, but it is an easy process once you get...

By Brett Johnson, Prelicensing student
(Purple Turtles)
Comments 13
One of the quickest ways to lose your license to be a real estate agent in Utah, is to act in that capacity without being affiliated with a broker (i.e. False Affiliation). This is a widespread concept codified into law in every other state I'm aware of. So what is the purpose of the prohibition ...

By Mario A. Vasquez, Realtor
(Prestige Realty Advisor )
Comments 2
California pending home sales sputter for second straight month in AugustLOS ANGELES (Sept. 26) – Even with a strong performance in August closed escrow sales, California pending home sales stalled for the second consecutive month, which suggests a softening in the housing market in the upcoming ...

By Teresa Scott-Tibbs, "Your Angel In Real Estate"
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 11
Do you know what it is? Can you smell it? Carbon Monoxide is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that can KILL an entire family. Many sources in your home can produce carbon monoxide. Some sources include clothes dryers, water heaters, furnaces, and fireplaces. The Center for Disease Control...

By Atlanta Elite Real Estate, The Best Source to Sell and Find Real Estate!
(Atlanta Elite Real Estate w/Maximum One Executive Realtors)
Comments 9
Need Home In Marietta Small/Lovinggood/Hillgrove!! I have a client that is a family of 4 that is looking for a well maintained home in Marietta school district: Small/Lovinggood/Hillgrove. 4 Bedroom 2.5 Baths approx: 2300-2800 sqft If this fits your home or the home of someone you know that is in...

By FRED CARRERA, Private Equity
(Fred Carrera Financial Services)
Comments 5
Are you seeking for a private Lender? Do you want a loan urgently? Do you have bad credit?Then here  is a great offer for you,I can help you secure a loan with interest as low as 5%. 100% funding with minimum documentation. Funding as fast as 48 hours after approval.I offer all types of loans; Pe...

By Move On Removals, Removalists
Comments 7
The Move On Removals team is known for being prompt, professional and reliable whilst continuing to offer affordable removal services.We are a team of committed, enthusiastic and helpful furniture removalists. From the moment you hire Move On Removals movers and packers, you can rest assured that...

By Daniel Millward
(Student)
Comments 11
As a student I am required to write a blog.  I am suppose to write about one of the 21 ways you can loose your license as a real estate agent.  The topic I would like to write about is dual representation without consent.  I am writing about his because I was looking for a home to buy several yea...

By Amanda Miller, Marketing for Team Elevate
(Keller Williams Partners)
Comments 12
(Pictured above, l-r: Jared Hamilton, Bonnie Barton, Paul Gilbert, Delia Hammond, Jake Miller, Britni Wilson, Casey Keith and Chelsea Bowser.)Team Elevate was formed earlier this year by Casey Keith, who has been an agent for two years. After working on other teams, he decided the best thing to d...

By Velma Trayham, Christian Based Real Estate investing company
(Heavenly Investment Group )
Comments 9
The real estate market is constantly changing. Right now there are a variety of factors influencing the property market and where the best investments are. Overall the market appears to be steadily growing, though at a more sustainable rate than in the past few years. Still, it is important for i...

By Keron Garraway, Home Inspections from top to bottom
(Garraway Property Inspections LLC)
Comments 23
While in the crawlspace of this 47 year old ranch style home. I found a piece of wood holding up the drain pipe of the newly renovated kitchen. Come on guys...you really thought I would find it🙄

By Justin Werner, Residential Real Estate in San Antonio
(RE/MAX Exclusive)
Comments 16
In a recent survey of renters, 51% expect their rents to increase. All renters were asked if their rents increased if they would consider buying a house. Only 15% would! The elderly not wanting to sell their homes, perhaps due to fear of having no place to go after selling and investors not cashi...

By Maulik Panchal, Realestate Virtual Assistant Services
(Virtual Assistant Services)
Comments 15
Real Estate Virtual Assistant Services- Social media Marketing- Social Media Content Writing- real estate listing Video creation and posting- real estate listing Flyers creation and posting Social media- Ads Posting- Email Marketing- Blog Writing and posting- youtube marketing- Search engine opti...

By Robert Ritua, Executive Business Consultant
(Powerteam International)
Comments 11
Powerteam Entrepreneur NightOctober 09, 2017, Start 6:30PM @ the Rhythm Kitchen6435 South Decatur Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89118 Below is agenda for the event as well learn by attending this event!6:30p.m Power Networking 7:00p.m Success by Design Presentation by One of America's Top Small Business E...

By Patrick Kavanagh Chicago Property, Patrick Kavanagh Chicago Property offers
(Patrick Kavanagh Chicago Property)
Comments 6
Until you are a skilled person it’s problematic to make an investment in property as there are many ups and down in the market that you have to understand before investing. For example, Patrick Kavanagh Chicago Property KRI Property Group is a reputed organization that provided you loans and othe...

By Stuart Gethner RPh, Real Estate Investment Firm
(Phelps Capital & Consulting Inc.)
Comments 12
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By Christina Macro, Serving Fairfax, Arlington and DC
(Keller Williams)
Comments 13
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