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 Aaron Bowman, Real Estate agent serving Tolland County
Comments 15
Fantastic opportunity!! OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription $179,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms3 Full BathroomsInterior: 16 sqftYear Built: 1929MLS #: 170018289 Location 290 Oak StManchester, CT 06040USA Aaron Bowman Mazz Real Estate(860) 249-0008[email protected]

By Robert Olson, Property Manager
(The Best Real Estate Blog)
Comments 0
Courtesy of "The Best Escrow Companies"Investors who have been in the real estate business for quite some time are familiar with power teams and often belong to one. A real estate power team is the assembly of a group of people who sell products or services to the same customer without taking bus...

By Mckenzie Murphy, Real Estate Student in Utah
(Agent Professor Real Estate School)
Comments 9
There are so many rules that regulate the advertisng world of Utah real estate. Many of these rules are understandibly in order to protect future customers and clients from misleading claims. However, speaking from an Advertising Degree, I would say that many of these guidlines and laws deter gre...

By Toby Lorenc, residential sales and 1st time buyers
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Rocky Mountain, REALTORS)
Comments 13
  Having trouble viewing this email? Click here to view the web version.   5656 San Cristobal Drive Colorado Springs CO 80923   Fantastic two-story Pulte Home with hardwood floors, air-c...

By Meran Kay
(Agent Professor)
Comments 11
Hi,  I graduated law school a year ago and decided to go and get my Real Estate license. The issue dual representation comes up in the legal world too. In the legal setting you arent allowed to represent both sides unless you get both parties to sign in writting that you represent both. However i...

By Rick Allen, Realtor - International Sterling Society Member
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 0

By Yavuz Col
Comments 7
The beaches of the Gulf Coast are some of the best in the United States. Consistently ranked as a favorite among beachgoers, the coast along the Gulf of Mexico is known for its white, sugar-sand beaches and calm emerald green waters. Access to the water is found in beach towns in Mississippi, Ala...

By Stewart VanValkenburg
(VV Real Estate)
Comments 7
Many people would love to invest in real estate but lack the time to research, purchase, and manage properties or simply lack the down payment needed. REITs area  a solution to that problem. REIT stands for Real Estate Investment Trust and is basically a company that buys real estate or mortgages...

By STEVE BAKER, Let Excellence be the Measure
(NextHome Platinum Advantage)
Comments 9
Call This One HomeDetails Here: Write yourself into the pages of this home’s story starting at Chapter 1. Final Stages of New Construction 1026 Ledge Wood Lane • Clover, SC 29710$619,900 • Beds: 4 • Baths: 4 • 3,590 sqft • 2 full acres Write yourself into the pages of this hom...

By Vantegic Real Estate, Colorado property market is booming and there’s no
(Vantegic Real Estate)
Comments 8
Do not make the mistake of listing your condominium without any advance preparation. A few touch-ups can go a long way and can significantly add more value to your home. Be in the shoes of your buyer and act like you are walking through your homes for sale in Colorado for the very first time. Che...

By Rene Perrin, Real Estate serving in East Meadow
(Global REMAX)
Comments 7
It is very important to work with the right agent. Do you need to sell your property but you owe more on your mortgage than the current estimated market value of your home? If that is the case, a short sale may be the best option.  Once you have decided to sell your home through a short sale, one...

By Ron slatery, Overseas property investments Thailand
(RBT Thailand)
Comments 5
Looking for a condo in Pattaya or Jomtien areas great selection of condos available 1 bed, 2 bedroom or studios pattaya condominiums for sale pattaya properties for rent rent to own condo pattaya apartments for rent cheap pattay property jomtien beach condominium pattaya vacation rental cheap apa...

By Dan Jey, Dan Jey is a realtor based in Corona, CA.
(Keller Williams)
Comments 13
California glimmers. The state is booming; wages are the highest in the nation, and prosperity waits at every corner. It seems knit into our national culture: California is the place to find success in thriving tech and entertainment industries. However, this vibrant growth comes at a steep cost;...

By Kelly Anderson, I am a marketing consultant.
(Self Employed)
Comments 11
Beautiful Property For Sale In Eads, TN.10645 Sparkle Creek Cove This gorgeous home estate is located in a safe and private community in the Sparkle Creek Subdivision, along with 8 other homes and private trails to explore. It is perfect for an equestrian family or couple looking for a spacious p...

By Korrie Champagne, #1 Service
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 13
 I never imagined when I became a Real Estate Sales person, how many people would find it exciting. More and more people ask if they should buy or sell a home this Fall or wait until 2018.  My name is KORRIE CHAMPAGNE, and this is my first ever blog. I joined The Godzyk Real Estate Services as a ...

By Christopher Smith
Comments 9

By Jake Knight, Investor and blogger
(Skye Homes)
Comments 12
I am primarily a fix/flipper and just wondering what most non-flipping agents do when they have a potential listing that is in really bad shape. Do you go to market as-is, help them clean it up, call an investor, or something else?  

By Daniel Bornstein, Real Estate Attorney & Broker of Record
(Bornstin Law)
Comments 9
Ideally, every tenant would fulfill their lease term and give proper notice before moving out, but it’s not a perfect world we live in. Life happens.Maybe your renting to a student at UC Berkeley and they want to leave after school is out. Perhaps they are moving in with a significant other, or w...

By Yantram Studio, Yantram 3D Architectural Building construction.
(Yantram architectural design studio)
Comments 6
Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are the two most discussed topics of the gaming world. Both show a promising growth and their most remarkable similarity is their capability to alter the perception of the world around us. However, there are major differences between the two technol...

By Finding Realty, Alaska Real Estate Marketing & Branding
Comments 7
11895 Wilderness Drive Anchorage Alaska 99516 - 60 SECOND SHOWCASE from Finding Realty on Vimeo.A wonderful hillside home nestled on a large .46 acre lot. Perhaps if you're thinking about buying a home near Huffman Elementary School , Goldenview Middle School , and South Anchorage High School ......