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 Edward Perez
(Sothbey's International Realty)
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Rebuilding the Bayonne Bridge This is a fascinating time to live in New Jersey, be it in Hoboken, or Jersey City, or any of the other towns. If you have occasion to travel on the Bayonne Bridge, you no doubt have seen that they are working on it. The work is an ambitious undertaking to adjust the...
By Noemi Cardoso
(Seven Gables Real Estate - Office in Tustin, Anaheim and Orange)
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By Elise Sole If you’re shopping for a home, it’s nice to think you won’t settle for anything less than perfection. But come on, that’s kind of like holding out for the “perfect” partner—romantic, but unrealistic. Get a grip, folks! “No matter what stage of life you’re in, you’ll never find a ho...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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We are happy to report that this DUPLEX STYLE home in DERRY NH, has been put UNDER CONTRACT by Scott Godzyk with the Godzyk Real Estate Services. Located on Island Pond Road this Duplex brought a dozen showings in just days.  The utilities will not be turned on, it is up to the buyer to arrange a...
By ActiveRain University
(ActiveRain University)
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Enjoy the Recording (Description Below) Class DescriptionIn the first class in our BootCamp series, Bob discusses the SEO elements that make up a solid blog post. If you aim is to get your content to rank in the search engines, this class is for you.In this class we discuss: Long Tail and what th...
By Jeff Jensen
(The Federal Savings Bank/Lending in 50 states)
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Stocks hard a tough day today as the Dow fell from its lofty perch above the 18,000 level.  The Bank of Japan failed to continue their accommodatvive policies and the Amazon earnings report kept investors shaking their heads.  Crude OIl was back up to nearly $46 per barrel but that was not enough...
By Jeff Jensen
(The Federal Savings Bank/Lending in 50 states)
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Mortgage backed securities (MBS) closed up 22 basis points today at 102.47 having passed through and closed above resistance offered by the 25 day moving average.  MBS bonds once again sit proudly above all the moving averages and may be poised to help interest rates improve yet again.  Weak econ...
By David Landau, RE/MAX Right Choice
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 Saturday, May 28th is the 16th Annual Pootatuck Duck Race at Church Hill Road and Glen Road in Sandy Hook, CT! Sponsored by the Newtown Lions Club Foundation, there will be a raffle with 20 prizes to be awarded!  As far as the duck race goes, first place gets $2,000, second place gets a $400 vis...
By Dawn Loding, The Loding Group
(RE/MAX River Cities)
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This Gorgeous Corner Home Slipped Through Your Fingers! This Great Corner Home in Universal City is Under Contract and is Closing Tomorrow!Whoops!  This gorgeous corner home slipped through your fingers! It is under contract and is closing tomorrow! We can find a great home for you or sell your c...
By Dan Greenberger, Realtor Serving Metrowest towns in MA.-
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
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                                               HOMES FOR SALE UNDER 400K IN FRAMINGHAM The Framingham real estate market is so hot right now but there are still a decent amount of homes for sale under 400k.  If you are a buyer you need to move fast because this market is so hot that homes are sel...
By Ben Kinney
(Home4Investment Inc.)
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2505 California St #A, Everett 98201 Lovely craftsman style condo fully remodeled in 2007 to include new plumbing and electrical! Self managed complex of only 6 units with pride of ownership! Warm and inviting entry. Quiet neighborhood with reserved off street parking space in rear. Beautiful arc...
By RE/MAX Metro, Helping you achieve your real estate goals.
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**NEW LISTING**85 N 300 W Ferron, UT 84523$25,3002Bedrooms|1Bathroom|985 Sq. Ft.TONS of potential and ready for your creativity! Centrally located in Ferron. Open floor plan with two bedrooms and one full bathroom. Shed in back for storage! HUD home sold "As Is" by elect. Bid only, FHA# 521-64438...
By John Mosier, Prescott's Patriot Agent 928 533-8142
(Realty ONE Group Mountain Desert)
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Lotta Balls Bouncing -- Agressive Time ManagementA few years ago I was working in Engineering Research and Development. We were working on creating new products and building prototypes and systems. I hired an outside consultant with extensive military experience. His name was BJ and he was hired ...
By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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Be Known By. . . The Quality of Service to Others“Service to others is the rent you payfor your room here on earth.”Muhammad Ali, World Champion Boxer  As I see it. . . . . . . .Be known by . . . . the quality of your service to others Your customers will judge you . . . . and you will be known b...
By Alan Grizzle, Full Time Realtor, Lifelong Resident of Dahlonega
(Chestatee Real Estate)
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By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) implemented a guideline a little over 2 years ago on January 10, 2014, which very few people outside of the Lending Industry are aware of.  Under the new guideline the CFPB established, the CFPB Counseling Classes For All Home Purchases & Refinances...
By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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 Looking For Something Free to do in Bedford Stuyvesant Brooklyn An Afternoon of Song  & Dance in Bed-Stuy Brooklyn Sat April 30th, 2016  St George's Episcopal Church  Daughters of Miriam Invites everyone to their Free  7th Annual Praise Dance ConcertSaturday April 30th 2016Time: 4:00pmAddress: 8...
By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
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 Home for Sale in Rockin J Ranch Blanco, TX114 Riley Wood Blanco, TX 78606 offered at $329,900!!! This home is located in the top rated Vaaler Creek Golf Course community! As a homeowner of this 1 year young spacious hill country home, enjoy 3 free rounds of golf each month on this 18 hole champi...
By Suzanne and Chris Rumsey, Rumsey Home Team (Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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Information provided courtesy of Suzanne and Chris Rumsey, Rumsey Home Team, Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate Are you looking for open houses this weekend in New Castle County Delaware.  There are currently 139 open houses scheduled for this weekend.  This includes single family homes, condos, town...
By Sandra Steele, Integrity, Knowledge - 37 Years of Experience!!!
(Wise Choice Properties, Sedona/Verde Valley Branch)
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Cottonwood Homes for Sale would like to introduce you to Del Webb's Cottonwood Ranch in Cottonwood, AZ. Cottonwood Ranch is a fantastic pace to live with a beautifyl clubhouse, fitness center, bocce ball court, complimentary computer center with fireplace and TV for your enjoyment.  Park with vie...
By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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Castle Rock CO Market Update - March 2016    The Town of Castle Rock   is located about 30 minutes (29 miles) South of Denver and enjoys a small population of 51,348, which has inched up about 1,000 per year.     Elevation of Castle Rock is 6,202 feet above sea level.    The median age is 33, and...