Recent Blog Posts

The amazing members of ActiveRain produce hundreds of blog posts every single day of the year.  There is a wonderful mix of all things real estate and beyond for your reading pleasure.

This board rolls all day long with the newest blog posts to our site. You’ll find some diamonds in the rough on this page, so check back often to peruse the blog roll and learn from our committed community of real estate professionals.

The newest blog posts on ActiveRain

By Christian Penner, Your Mortgage Banker - 561-373-0987
(The Christian Penner Mortgage Team)
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Access: A Key Component in Getting Your House SOLD! So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you with the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide to potential buyers. There are four elements to a quality listin...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, Broker, Tacoma Washington, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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***Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, University Place, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerWalk with the knowledge that you are never alone!Audrey HepburnTo find out how much your University Place, Washington house is worth, click HERE! Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Condos for Sale in The Arlington | Arlington, VA - February 2017 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the The Arlington neighborhood of Arlington, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the February 2017 full market report of ...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Lou Ludwig does a wonderful job with his blog supplying motivation on a daily basis.  I particularly liked this quote and thought I would re-blog it: Education is Life  “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” John Dwey     As I see it . . . . . . . Education is life   E...

By Lauren Selinsky CRS, Orange County Real Estate #oclauren
(CA Coastal Estates, Inc. CA Broker )
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Sports in the Rain | Mater Dei Early Admin for Skye SelinskyWe received the call today that my son, Skye Selinsky will be attending Mater Dei Catholic School this fall 2017 and I couldn't be prouder! Skye will be playing three sports this first year, baseball, football and basketball. He is follo...

By Jay Cash, THE Auctioneer & Real Estate Broker
(James R. Cash II Auctions & Real Estate #5802)
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SELLER BENEFITS AT AUCTION •Assurance that property will be sold at true market value•Bidding creates competition among buyers-- auction price can exceed the price of a negotiated sale•Property is sold in “As-Is” condition, Seller sets Terms & Conditions of Sale•The seller knows exactly when the ...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty)
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Dare I say it's not optional to have an email signature, it's mandatory if you are in business, to have an email signature that offers your basic contact info and primary social media. If you are a Realtor, you don't want to be a secret agent. If you are in any business and want to make it easy t...

By Michelle Cooks, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
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Pensacola, Pace, Gulf Breeze Property Management, Rising rates, prices convince some buyers to wait. While mortgage rates remain "historically low," many first-time buyers think they're substantially more expensive because they don't remember high-rate years. Read more.      Are you paying too mu...

By Bandele Oguntomilade, Your Woodland Hills Real Estate Agent 818-825-6996
(Bogun Realty and Luxury Homes)
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Open-House Events:                    Sat 2-25-17 from 1-4pm Property:                                       6551 Whitman Ave, Van Nuys , CA 91406 Virtual Tour:                                 www.6551Whitman.com Offered At:                                    $570,000 Call Bandele Oguntomilade: ...

By Phil Parisi, Specializing in Florida's Treasure Coast
(Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Laviano & Associates)
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$164,900 - Great Investment, 3/2/2 Home on Quiet Street!Great Investment, 3/2/2 Home on Quiet Street. Home Features: Oversized Two Car Garage, Sunken Living Room, Extra Large Master Bedroom W/ 6 X 10 Walk in Closet, Decorative Stone Accents Fireplace in Family Room, Formal Dining Room & More! Com...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
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Larry Coryell who was born April 2, 1943 and lived until February 19 2017 RIP. This guitarist passed away in his sleep from natural causes as per the Billboard news. In case you were not familiar with Larry he was a jazz guitarist.In that last paragraph, I am just stating what I read. I feel deep...

By Laura Sellers, www.Auburn-Realtor.com; Auburn, AL Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.; www.Auburn-Realtor.com, EXPERT IN AUBURN REAL ESTATE SERVICES)
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Have you ever wondered if you your property taxes for your Auburn, AL house are included in your mortgage payment each month? Paying property taxes is inevitable for homeowners. The amount each homeowner pays per year varies depending on local tax rates and a property’s assessed value (or a yearl...

By Peter Mohylsky, Your Bucket List Broker.
(BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE)
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Great post, worth reading again. Experience does matter.  Recently, I received three offers on Destin Florida area real estate listings that were quite low. In each case, the buyer’s agent attached a comparative market analysis, called a CMA. The only problem was that these so-called analyses onl...

By Evelyn Kennedy, Alameda, Real Estate, Alameda, CA
(Alain Pinel Realtors)
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 Sign up to Become a Crab Cove Docent   Do you love the outdoors and enjoy working with kids.  Crab Cove is looking for some prospective docents who love to explain nature to others.   You can help the public appreciate this wonderful natural resource and cultural park.  You will be taught interp...
 If you have ever bought or sold property and dealt with the real estate market, you probably understand just how complicated and stressful the process can be. There are legal requirements that have to be met by both parties involved, paperwork that has to be filled out and fees that must be paid...

By Amanda Hendry & Associates at Coastal Realty Group
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9430 Oak Pointe Dr, Gulfport MS 39503PRICE: $510,000Now is your chance to live in a million dollar subdivision for an affordable price with water access from your shared private pier on Bayou Bernard! The owner's favorite spot is enjoying breathtaking water views & drinking coffee on their privat...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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   There are a good number of buyers who are interested in buying a Carlsbad home with a pool. Given the number of Carlsbad homes with pools that are typically on the market, homebuyers will have a number of options, depending, of course, on their budget, location, size of house and the desired n...

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Lake Norman Real Estate
(THE TEMPLE TEAM)
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According to a recent study, single family home prices in the Charlotte Area are outpacing the rest of the U.S. The average appreciation across America showed just a 5.3% increase compared to 5.8% in the Charlotte Region. The growth in Charlotte Area continues to build on the upward trend after t...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group)
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The Sanctuary Market Report - FEB 2017This Audubon waterfront community is perfectly named, The Sanctuary. 1,300 acres of pristine wooded preserve, with only 188 homesites, this Lake Wylie luxury resort community was named one of Forbes Magazines TOP 10 luxury communities in which to live! 17-acr...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
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Active Rain gives us a chance to expand our reach and network throughout the US.  I found out last week just how small a world it can be when someone from my business network met one of my friends in Active Rain.Last week I got a note from Wayne Zuhl of the Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl  team.  Wayne...
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