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 Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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A day in the life of a Beverly Hills, CA Realtor! This post was inspired by numerous threads on Active Rain, where we were bragging to our fellow Realtors how much we love our career, because we can make our own time.  How we can do things when we want to, rather than when we must. Most of you wh...

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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For those thinking of getting into home flipping, you might want to read and study this post from Will Nesbitt.  Home flipping is not as easy as it looks on the TV:  1. Money is made at the buy, not the sell of your flip. When flipping a house your money is made at the purchase not at the sell of...

By Eagle Ridge Real Estate Agents, Representing Buyers and Sellers in Eagle Ridge
(Eagle Ridge Realty)
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 Use this handy map feature to find all homes listed on the MLS in the city of Cupertino, California. Call us today at (408) 846-8284 and we will be glad to list or show you homes for sale.  Use an experienced, local agent to help you with your sale.

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service)
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The Only Action Rule that Matters, Mel Robbins; The 5 Second Rule!  Ok so we are all busy, rushing here, rushing there, demands from this person and more demands from that one, so busy that many of the things we want to do never get done.How many great ideas did you have a year ago that never hap...

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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Are you planning on renovating or remodeling your house in Auburn or your house in Opelika?  If so, explore the pros and cons of some of the post popular home loans for your renovation or remodel. If you’re planning a remodel, home addition or even buying a fixer upper, you’re probably going to r...

By Eagle Ridge Real Estate Agents, Representing Buyers and Sellers in Eagle Ridge
(Eagle Ridge Realty)
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 Use this handy map feature to find all homes listed on the MLS in the city of Campbell, California. Call us today at (408) 846-8284 and we will be glad to list or show you homes for sale.  Use an experienced, local agent to help you with your sale.

By Christian Penner, Your Mortgage Banker - 561-373-0987
(The Christian Penner Mortgage Team)
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US Housing Market Is Moving into ‘Buy Territory’!According to the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index, the U.S. housing market has continued to move deeper into buy territory, supporting the belief that housing markets across the country remain a sound investment.The BH&J Index is...

By Jared Hokanson, Realtor Southern Oregon
(Hokanson Realty)
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Escape the hustle and bustle of city life by coming to Butte Falls. It's an hour or less away from Medford and there's just so much that it can offer. Try Willow Lake where you can spend a nice time with your friends and family while seeing stunning natural attractions. It's the perfect place to ...

By Peter Florian
(501 Realty LLC)
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US Housing Market Is Moving into 'Buy Territory'! According to the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index, the U.S. housing market has continued to move deeper into buy territory, supporting the belief that housing markets across the country remain a sound investment. The BH&J Index ...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty)
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Because I'm regularly Blogging on ActiveRain,this  PODCAST  became my opportunity!Since my guest appearance on episode #57, Mail-Right Real Estate Podcast went through some changes and asked me to be the new co-host of the show! This co-host opportunity was a result of my posting on ActiveRain co...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group)
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Did He Say How Many YEARS it would Take to Sell Your House?Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS asked a question in the Q&A section that spawned this post... Following a listing presentation, the seller said, "We both feel good about you listing our home but, _____ (agent) gave us a much better valuati...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty)
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Because I'm regularly Blogging on ActiveRain,this  PODCAST  became my opportunity!Since my guest appearance on episode #57, Mail-Right Real Estate Podcast went through some changes and asked me to be the new co-host of the show! This co-host opportunity was a result of my posting on ActiveRain co...

By Lauren Williams, Professional Organizer: Puget Sound homes
(Casual Uncluttering LLC)
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Do you have a Harry Potter closet? As I sit in my apartment, pondering how to find another few inches of space next to my water heater for the shipment of boxes which arrived two weeks earlier than I expected, I’m somehow reminded of Harry Potter’s cupboard under the stairs. A nuisance space, too...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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On February 17, 2017, California Association of Realtors (C.A.R) reported condo and town-homes values down 0.9% to an average price of $399,710 in January of 2017 from price of $403,240 in December of 2016, but increased 5.2% from price of $380,110 in January of 2016. While, condo and town-homes ...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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2016 Year-End Market Report for San Marcos CA Here is my 2016 year-end market update for single family detached homes in San Marcos, just east of Carlsbad. San Marcos has seen some fairly dramatic shifts in the market since the recession and is one of the more competitive communities in terms of ...

By Teresa K. Nelson
(Windermere Real Estate/HLC)
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Some Woodinville Facts for today February 20, 2017Currently there are 44 homes for sale in 98072/98077 zip codes. 69 homes listed that are currently pending sale (under contract). As of today in Woodinville here are the last 7 days of activity: New Listing (13)  +8 since Last week Back On Market ...

By Karen Jones- NMLS 307015 Licensed Sr. Mortgage Home Loan Officer -Home Loan Specialist-Home Loan Advisor & Strategist, FHA, VA, USDA, Conventinal and Jumbo Loan Officer
(AmeriFirst Financial, Sr. Mortgage Loan Officer, Marketing Coach, #homeloans, #homebuyers)
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Karen Jones, Senior Mortgage Loan Officer, is happy to introduce REALTOR, Todd Deacon located in Arizona.Todd Deacon, Real Estate Agent from DPR Realty, LLC is showcasing this beautiful Best Priced Luxury 2 Bedroom Designer Condo for Sale in Tempe with Lake Views.  For your private showing, pleas...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty)
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Dad? Yes, Wyatt? What is a goal?  It's the ambitious, hopeful act of planning for a bigger future than your present. And it's a road map to that future. In fact it's a target you aim for. A target?                                                                             Yep, see my friend Joe ...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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Your Self - Image“The self - image that we have of yourself will make all  the difference in the way you live your life . . . . and in what you accomplish in life.”Lou Ludwig Sales and Management Consultant,Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author   As I see it. . . . . . . .Your self – Image T...

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Lake Norman Real Estate
(THE TEMPLE TEAM)
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 It's that time of year again!    It's time for Charlotte's Southern Spring Home & Garden Show Dates:  February 24 - 26 & March 3 -5 Website:  https://southernshows.com/sss/ Facebook Page:  https://www.facebook.com/SouthernSpringHomeGardenShow/ Location:  The Park Expo & Conference Center  Are yo...
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