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 Cari Sparks, Your Go To Gal For Title Insurance
(Pioneer Title Agency)
Comments 10
Mike, It has been such a pleasure to connect with you.  I'm thrilled that you are enjoying the classes that I put on.  I like getting the feedback.  It means a lot coming from a true professional like you.All my best, Cari Sparks, Pioneer Title Agency6002-715-5704 You never know what a face-to-fa...

By steven jackson, Buyer Agent for Bucketlistbroker Team
(Better Homes & Garden Real Estate)
Comments 13
Stay Focused!  What Makes an MLS Photo Bad? If you belong to any social media group of agents, you will see outrage at bad MLS photos.  Real estate agents are a tough crowd.  They seem to measure every listing they see against how they would better present a home.  It's natural.  It's our job.  T...

By Robert Cowell, Essay writing service
Comments 6
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By Andrew Smith, Realtor for Kelowna Peachland and Lake Country
(Andrew Smith Royal LePage Kelowna)
Comments 7
 Selling Kelowna Homes in the FallAs fall season quickly approaches, a number of homeowners begin to wonder if this is the right time to sell or simply wait for spring. Do you find yourself in this dilemma?Well, selling your home in fall will depend on a few things. Just because the booming summe...

By Abby Renovations
Comments 6
At Abby Renovations Ltd, our main concern is you. We’ll design according to your requirements, make within your budget and work hard to deliver the besAt Abby Renovations Ltd, our main concern is you. We’ll design according to your requirements, make within your budget and work hard to deliver th...

By Kesha Hamilton, Real estate agent serving TN and MS
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 15
4221 Sable Dr, Memphis, TN Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure $ 115,0003 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 2698 SQUARE FEET NO CITY TAXES!!! Priced BELOW market value! This darling property is being sold As Is and has TONS of potential! It boasts a ...

By John Alexander Smith, We give out loan at 4% low interest rate
(Solution Tehcer8 LLC)
Comments 6
Hello,I am writing to inform you that my company SOLUTION TECHER8 LLC,Can Lend you any amount of loan you need.We are expanding our investment presence by granting loan to fund projects world wide and to all viable and lucrative sectors at 4% interest rate per annum with up to 20 years repayment ...

By Mohit Patil
Comments 4
Pristine Equiife, by Pristine Properties, presents a number of 1 BHK & 2 BHK new launch flats in  Balewadi, Pune. Surrounded by a number of hospitals, schools, banks and convenient outlets, the project layout offers the home buyers with every facility they are looking for.Project overviewOffering...

By Katie Spodyak, Realtor Specializing in the Highway 285 Corridor
(Re/Max Professionals)
Comments 9
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By r c
Comments 11
Ok, hmmmmm.  In looking for a lead service of course I look to zillow. We have to agree that pipelines help and referrals can only go so far and are not scalable.  Whats your experience with zillow? Thank you.    

(James Standart LLC)
Comments 4
LOAN FUNDING! LOAN FUNDING! LOAN FUNDING! We offer all kind of Real Estate loan at 4% interest rate with no prepayment penalty. interested borrower should please mail me at for more loan info. Thanks,James,Direct Private Lender.Phone: 240.407.7486

By Kathy Dulhagen - Realtor, "Find the Coastal Home of Your Dreams"
(Coastal Home Group)
Comments 7
I was thinking back to when we made our most recent move; leaving the home that I raised my children in, in a town that my husband grew up in; to move 600+ miles away to a new state, town & house. Changing houses can be an exciting, yet difficult thing sometimes, the house changes everything abou...

By Lynk Capital, Inc., We buy houses Houston
(Lynk Capital, Inc.)
Comments 6
One way to sell my house and minimize costs is by eliminating the real estate agent from the sale process. If I sell my house on your own, I can save around 6 percent in commissions. However, before embarking on that route, it's good to know that the process is not easy. I will have to spend lots...

By Charles Jones, Always providing exceptional service for results!
(Exit Realty Enterprises)
Comments 6
What do you do when you have a customer who clearly needs to sell their home, who has not told you no regarding your listing agreement but is still willing to meet every week to discuss the selling of their home.  How do you get them to just sign?

By Robin Leigh, Residential Real Estate Broker, Pro Home Stager
(Launch Real Estate)
Comments 9
As a 31-year veteran of the real estate business, I have seen my fair share of homes that look very bad when showing them to my buyers.Additionally, I have my own professional home staging company and we work with Realtors, Investors, Builders and directly with Home Sellers.  We see everything yo...

By Bill Burg Jr, Expert Certified Real Estate Strategist
(Burg Realty Group Powered By EXP Realty )
Comments 5
  Assuming VA Loan With New Home Purchase For Veterans This Blog Assuming VA Loan With New Home Purchase For Veterans Was Written Was Written By Bill Burg NMLS 1647508 of The Gustan Cho Team of USA Mortgage If you have never heard about ways you can Assume VA Loan or any existing mortgage for th...

By Cindy Browning, Owner of Mac Home Development inc
(Mac Home Development, Inc.)
Comments 7
If you’ve ever been in a situation where you need to sell a house fast, you know how frustrating it can be. Day after day, you hope the perfect buyer will come along and make a great offer. If you are in same trouble and looking for someone who help you to sell your home fast for cash then you mu...

By Dieu Hoa, Nhà Phân phối điều hòa Quang Minh Hà Nội
Comments 2
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By Ann Patounas, Real Estate Broker serving San Diego County
(Remax United)
Comments 11
Any feedback on your experience would be appreciated

By Cali Larkin
Comments 9
I have been contemplating on hiring someone to stage my home. Is it true that staging really helps sell your home faster? What are the hidden costs, is it a flat rate? Is it tax deductible?