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 Sheila Boggess, Real estate agent serving the Los Angeles area
(Los Angeles Homes By Sheila)
Comments 10
The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as market demand. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate practitioners about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions” for their monthly REALTORS Confidence Index.Th...

By Jo-el Fishburn, Jo-el Fishburn Realtor, Results That Move You!
(Century21 M&M and Associates)
Comments 0
Once you’ve settled on the goal of buying your first Manteca house, it’s hard to resist getting out there and getting started immediately! No matter if you know how vital it is to stick to a realistic budget on a purchase that’s this substantial, as soon as you’ve begun to save for that down paym...

By Matt Granger, Listing Agent. Military Relocation Specialist
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 7
974 Wildwood Ln, Elgin, SC Get Directions Click Here Property Video Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1431 SQUARE FEET Low Kershaw County Taxes and 100% USDA financing eligible. Out of the city but cl...

By Dustin Williams, We Buy Houses - Cash - Any Condition
(Wisconsin House Buyers, LLC)
Comments 0
There are multiple ways to sell a house in Madison WI. While many people immediately seek the help of an agent, there are other, ways to sell your house. For example, you could choose to carry the note yourself or sell the property directly, without the help of an agent.  You might be surprised j...

By Gregory Chadwell, Greater Milwaukee Realtor
(RE/MAX Lakeside)
Comments 7
Hello :   Its been a few years since ive been here and decided to update my profile.  Id like to re-introduce myselfas a Realtor in the Greater Milwaukee Area.  I do referrals and like to learn some new marketing ideasand try to automate my marketing as well has helping with relocation clients. I...

By Jumie Omole, A Great Gal, with Head and Heart.
(New World 2000 Realty Inc. Brokerage)
Comments 3
Condominimums are the new normal for all , the inventory of built, and preconstruction is proof of it.Read on if you identify as one or more of these groups of people 1. Have you decided to become a housing solution provider aka "Landlord"2. Have you decided to upgrade from an regular apartment t...

By Lana O'Myer, Real Estate Broker serving buyers and sellers
Comments 6
Serving Buyers and Sellers in NW Montana

By Shawn Breyer, Flipper in the Atlanta and surrounding areas.
Comments 0
If you’re thinking about selling your house then you are probably trying to figure out what your selling price might be. Part of that process is getting an appraisal (or valuation) on your home. So, if you’re wondering, “Can appraisals affect the selling price on a house in Atlanta?” then keep re...

By Pam kota
(Florida homes realty and mortgage )
Comments 5
during sales presentation they made the product sound very valuable. in reality the product  does not work and has a lot of bugs. When you call customer support there is not much support available  and the sales person doesn't get involve in helping once they get your credit card. I am only posti...

By Digiark360 Inc., Control4 Authorized Dealer in Ontario, Canada
(Digiark360 Inc.)
Comments 0
Have you ever thought of using the latest technology to control your entire home? If not yet, try installing computerization systems and see the difference. Home automation, also called domotics involves the automation as well as control of heating like smart thermostats, lighting, security and a...

By Lik Joon, Generating leads for real estate agents
(Zeal DotCom Media)
Comments 0
Test. Test everything and assume nothing. Beginners in Facebook Ads run only 1 ad at a time. Good Facebook Ad users run 2-3 ads at a time. Great Facebook ad users test all possible combinations in their ad settings while still selling the same thing. A few great elements for you to tweak on in yo...

By Greg Ryan, Making Real Estate Easier
(Coldwell Banker Gosslee)
Comments 8
Downtown, Bossier City, LA Neighborhood Information, and Market ReportDowntown, Bossier City, LA NeighborhoodThe Downtown area of Bossier City encompasses the metropolitan area east of the Red River. The city is well-known for its luxury hotel-casinos. The area offers many tourist attractions tha...

By Diana Watson, Military relocation - Raleigh to Fayetteville
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 6
6136 COTTAGE WAY FAYETTEVILLE NC 28311 $116,500 | 3 BEDROOMS | 2 BATHROOMS | 1 CAR GARAGE | 1231 SQUARE FEET Come in and see this neighborhood charmer all Brick Cottage home less than 10 miles to Ft. Bragg!  This great starter, empty-nester or rental investment home features a Family room with r...

By Sarah Bercel
Comments 0
How much of an impact would false advertising have on a real estate agent? Let's start with a fact that advertising or misleading deceptive conduct in real estate is against the law. It is against the law under state and federal law and moral law. The effect it would have on a real estate agent i...

By Sandy Viveiros
(S and S Realty)
Comments 6
S and S Realty is wanting to add additional Listing Agents as well as a few Buyers Agents.  If you are interested in being with a brokerage that truly cares about you... Let's Talk !  You may call me for more details and confidentiality. 

By Charles Christian, New Home Specialist Serving Reno NV
(REMAX Professionals)
Comments 10
Just Listed - $253,900 Golf Course Community in booming Fernley, NV. 20 minutes to Tahoe Reno Industrial Employers. Tesla, Google, Apple, Switch and many more.Affordable family home features 1697 sf. Built in 2001, 3BR, 2BA, 2 GAR. Formal living room, formal dining area, with spacious U shaped ki...

By Team Mary and Ash, Let Us Get You Moving!
(Allison James Estates and Homes)
Comments 4
Search for homes now!Search for Homes NowHow to Build a Guest House Go to your local building department and see what they require for your area when building a guest home and what restrictions they may have. Note* You may only  be able to build a guest house that is 30% as big as the main home. ...

By Lorna Isen, Top real estate agent serving the main line
(Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty)
Comments 5
 Notice I didn’t title this “choosing the best real estate agent,” but choosing the right agent. Experience and market share are obviously important considerations when choosing an agent to sell your home, but you also want an agent whose expertise is tailored specifically to your interests. For ...

By Nate Simms, Insurance Nerd, Consultant and Marketer
Comments 5
Whenever you are responsible for the upkeep of your homes appliances and home systems whether by a home you own or a home you rent you should consider the best ways to cover yourself for unexpected expenses.  When renting a home the included appliances may vary. Some landlords may include the who...

By Anand Kumar, Sahasra Bhoomi Projects Pvt Ltd known for their un
Comments 0
Sahasra Bhoomi Projects Pvt Ltd known for their uncompromising and dedicated developments of their ventures surrounding Hyderabad. They are into real estate from last 12 years and have developed many ideal investments. Mr. Kalla Lakshma Reddy is the Managing Director of the company and their regi...