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 Aj Elite, Ajelite is a leading Real estate agent service pro
(AjElite - Allison James Estates & Homes Elite)
Comments 7
Even for an experienced home buyer, the process of buying a home can be quite confusing and frustrating. However, a property agent can take away the hassles and stress from the whole process and make your life much easier. From a good knowledge of the market to knowing exactly what kind of proper...

By Off-Base Housing, helping military families since 2004
Comments 5
Beale AFB Off-Base Housing Listings Relocating to Beale Air Force Base (AFB) History - Beale AFB has been a fixture in the Yuba-Sutter area of Northern California since its establishment as an Army base known as "Camp Beale" in 1942. During its military history, the base has been home to a prison...

By Catherine Coulson, Design teacher in Ocean City
Comments 13
Your yard plays a vital role in attracting prospective home buyers. Here are six tips for making sure your yard doesn't sabotage any sales.Last year, 30% of all U.S. households did some kind of landscaping project themselves, with the average annual bill coming in at $356, according to the Nation...

By jesuza alex, Real Estate Agent
Comments 9
 Are you visiting St Maarten and want a place to rent? Well, there are various St Maarten real estate options you can look at. You might be inclined to choose the first St Maarten real estate you spot, but you must choose wisely. Here are a few things to look for. Affordable RatesDifferent real e...

By James Smith
Comments 2
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By Richard Agar
(Keller Williams)
Comments 7
Beautiful townhouse for sale. Fenced in backyard for relaxing moments and peace of mind for buyers with small children or pet owners. Large deck perfect for hosting parties, cookouts or daily outdoor living. New flooring added on the first and second floors. Gorgeous layout and large open floor p...

By Sonya Chan, Real Estate Professional Greater Daytona Area
(Adams Cameron Co. & Realtors)
Comments 9
Hello Everyone! I just wanted to ask, how many people out there take food to their open houses, how many do not, and what their reasons are?

By Michael Conley II, Note Investor - Distressed Assets
Comments 8
Distressed Assets for Sale that includes Non Performing Notes and Contract for Deeds.  Properties are nationwide. Vacant and owner occupied. All docs in order. Deliverable assets to add to your investment portfolio.

By Carol Succarotte Daniels, Realtor serving State of Delaware, Relocation spec
(The Daniels Team at Partners Realty)
Comments 5
If you are or planning to sell your Delaware luxury home, don't be disheartened if you are finding it a challenge. Selling luxury homes is not as easy as pie my friend but with some planned effort and presentation, your Delaware luxury real estate will sell and with few or no snags. If you resear...

By Amaya Bossone
(Real estate school)
Comments 6
 TIPS FOR PHOTOGRAPHING PROPERTIES 1 Ditch the Cell Phone.  Phone cameras have lenses that are not wide enough. They are convinient but  they will not give you the complete view.  Use a compact digital camera instead. 2 Say bye bye to the Flash. No matter how hard you try , flash reflects off of ...
Dunno never talks to anyone, doesn't know anyone,  and wants to move but she dunno know why?My neighbors never pick up their dog poop and I am pooped out.Planning to SELL high and Buy low... so NOW is the time to go! First One in is the First one Out.Tricksey talked me into giving her the house i...

By Danny Skelly, Luxury Real Estate Company
(Orson Hill Realty)
Comments 10
  The Evergreen, CO real estate market is showing no sign of letting up. The luxury market in Evergreen has been on fire for a few years now. There are many reasons for this. Evergreen is a very desirable area for people of all economic means and ages. It doesn't matter what your hobbies or likes...

By Danny Norway, Property Management, Leasing, Sales
(Leading Properties)
Comments 14
It's a very exciting time when buyers are ready to get their keys.  I've had people take pictures with me.  I've had to hold a pose holding the keys and smiling.  I've had people remove a bottle of spirit from their coat and glasses from their pockets to toast.  It's a great feeling for the Real ...

By Christy Wilson, Skywalker Roofing is roofing repair company.
(Sky Walker Roofing NC)
Comments 5
Skywalker Roofing Company is one of best roofing companies in Greensboro. With a highly trained and experience roofing crew, we are one of the top-rated local roofers for the people of Greensboro and the surrounding counties. We pride in quick service, emergency assistance, and thorough analysis ...

By william S. Ashmore
Comments 5
Are you thinking about getting a fast and reliable funding for your real estate deals? Or, are you considering the benefits of a refinance to take advantage of low interest rates and possibly even save money each month? Learn more about how a fixed rate mortgage for a 30-year term could be the be...

By Vitali Korobov, We PAY CASH for mortgages, tax liens and deeds.
(US Tax Liens & Deeds, LLC)
Comments 5
I am looking for investor-friendly RE Agents/Brokers to work with in the following states: Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas. Please contact me if you are interested. Thank you.Best regards,Vitali

By Jennifer Gilroy, Just getting started...
(In School)
Comments 5
What is a situation you can recall where you had to make a judgement call in business?  How did ethics play a role in what you decided to do or how you decided to handle the situation?

By Sam Radbil, Rental Technology for the Real Estate Industry
Comments 10
Moving is stressful. You’ve got boxes to pack, U-Hauls to rent, and IKEA furniture to disassemble. And that’s BEFORE the cleaning mandated by almost every lease. Not only do you have to take apart everything you own and fit it into the back of a 10’ truck, you have to clean the apartment after it...

By Aarohi Thakur, Puri Aanand vilas | Puri Aanand Vilas faridabad
(Puri Aanand Vilas)
Comments 4
Puri is Faridabad’s first super luxury development with the facilities of club house with multiple swimming pool, unisex gym, multipurpose hall, coffee bar, table tennis and billiards room, extensive landscape and water bodies. Puri Aanand vilas provide 3BHK and 4BHK flats with facility of with V...

By Skywalker Roofing, Greensboro Roofing Contractors
(Skywalker Roofing)
Comments 4
Looking for a metal roofing contractor in the Triad area of North Carolina? You’ve come to the right place. Skywalker Roofing installs and repairs metal roofs and we specialize in standing seam metal roofs. Typically made up of steel, aluminum or copper, metal roofs offer some of the best protect...