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.

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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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Speechless Sunday: Breaking Clouds...   If you are considering buying or selling a home, a luxury home, luxury investment real estate, luxury vacation homes, or luxury beach properties in Southern California, Los Angeles, Century City, Westwood, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Marina Del Rey, Veni...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(Dallas Premier Keller Williams Realty)
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  Unusual Sky Over Flower Mound, TX6:20 PM, 2/26/17   The sky appeared to be inspiring, ominous, and beautiful over Flower Mound, Texas this evening. It was the lovely artistic strokes in the sky that caught my attention while driving home this evening. I just had to pull over near the school pla...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Life imitates Art or does Art imitates Life, or Politics? Free advice/observations from a Beverly Hills, CA Realtor There is an old time tested conundrum:  what came first the Chicken or the Egg?? Does art imitate life, or life imitates art? Oscar fiasco at its best!There is a chaos in Hollywood....

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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Most homeowners know the basic tenets of spring-cleaning: Remove dust, vacuum, and generally rid your home of the previous season’s mess. This year, however, usher in springtime by going a little deeper: These 10 tips will get your hardworking appliances, linens, and surfaces in tip-top shape, ke...

By Kathy Stenberg, GRI, SFR, MBA, CFA
(Broker/Owner, Springs LifeStyles Real Estate)
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Colorado Springs has a lot to offer as a great place to live. As our region continues to grow, more people are discovering just how easy it is to call this place home. U.S. News & World Report has recently released their annual ranking of the best places to live in the United States. Of the Top 1...

By Richard Stewart, REO Realtor-RDCpro, CDPE Free list of Foreclosures
(REO Specialists llc)
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By Kathy Stenberg, GRI, SFR, MBA, CFA
(Broker/Owner, Springs LifeStyles Real Estate)
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One overriding attraction to live in Colorado Springs is the wide variety of options and resources we have when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle. With all of our outdoor recreation opportunities, alongside incredible local foods and high quality healthcare services, it’s easy to live life w...

By Douglas Trudeau, MBA, Assoc. Broker, Selling Tucson Real Estate
(Tierra Antigua Realty)
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Here are two videos that I use to attract Sellers. The fact is, more Realtors should be using video but don't. Maybe these video can help change your mind. Everybody uses photos, and they are getting better every yeard. Time to separate from the herd as the first vidoe shows.Not convinced? Look a...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service)
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UWSP Forestry & Natural Resources Career Fair February 2017It was a busy week and I did not have time to set up a table at the UWSP Forestry Natural Resources Career Fair this year, but did take an hour out of my day to stop by, take a few pictures and visit with some colleagues.Enjoy the picture...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group)
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Speechless Sundays - Yard ArtCharlotte is not an area that you often see yard art - we're more about the 'landscaping' with trees, flowering shrubs, bulbs, flower beds and green, green grass!  After all, the Queen City IS known for being a beautiful 'green' city.  So, on the rare occasion, that y...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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 Specialize . . . . In a Market Niche“The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and watch that basket.” Andrew Carnegie 1835 - 1919, Scottish – AmericanIndustrialist   As I see it . . . . . . . .Specialize . . .  . In a market niche Put all your eggs in one basket . . . . and b...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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Well, this is not a current photo.But my wife is on a near tunnel vision of fresh smelling flowers.We have been teased much of the winter with the promise of warm days.Stores are starting to fill shelves with soils and seeds. Let spring emerge! 

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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A friend of mine said that all the car  dealerships are open tomorrow.Not surprising as they have been very busy as of late.The stock market is strong and people are happy with the results.Many people are very much happy with the way the economy is heading.Much of this is driving the Real Estate ...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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WOBURN Real Estate Market Trends:Week of January 30th, 2017The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. The index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the buy...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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WILMINGTON Real Estate Market Trends: Week of January 30th, 2017The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. The index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to th...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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Well, maybe not right now but it is time to start the planning.Some green houses order so much and when it is gone it is gone.Planning.  Now is the time to plan your projects and work at securing the proper tools and or supplies.For, with the increase of new housing...Comes the run on the new pro...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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TEWKSBURY Real Estate Market Trends:Week of January 30th, 2017The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. The index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to the ...

By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Adamas Realty - Vancouver Washington)
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We Aren't Meant to be Pretty, but To Get 'er Done.  Cathlamet Washington is our home on the Columbia River.  Here, on the River's verge, I could be busy for months without changing my place, simply leaning a little more to right or left  - Paul CezannePS - 2017 real estate market for Vancouver WA...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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NORTH READING Real Estate Market Trends:Week of January 30th, 2017The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. The index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to ...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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NORTH ANDOVER Real Estate Market Trends:Week of January 30th, 2017The Market Action Index answers the question "How's the Market?" by measuring the current rate of sale versus the amount of the inventory. The index above 30 implies a seller's advantage. Below 30, conditions give the advantage to ...
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