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 Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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This beachside home, Built in 1964 and located in Villa Del Mar in Satellite Beach, has SSOLD and closed in less than 2 weeks! This home featured: 4 bedrooms2 baths1475 square feet of living space2 car attached garageThis 1 owner home was walking distance to the beach, tennis, skate park, parks ...

By Glenn Gaspar, REALTOR
(First American Team Realty, Inc)
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  Homes for Sale in the Belmont Shore Neighborhood of Long Beach CA     Are you looking to buy or sell a home in either Belmont Shore, Belmont Park, Naples or the Peninsula in Long Beach, California?  If so, you have found a dedicated blog post for these beach communities along 2nd Street in Long...

By Ben Kinney
(Home4Investment Inc.)
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Amazing home in the Elk Grove School District. This home has been completely redone inside, it truly shows like a model home. Upgraded kitchen, upgraded flooring throughout, bathrooms have been upgraded. Full bed and bathroom downstairs. Courtyard in the front for gatherings and enjoying the spri...

By Ben Kinney
(Home4Investment Inc.)
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1931 McDougall Ave NE Everett, WA 98201 Investor Alert! Great investment opportunity located near the heart of downtown. This duplex has many updated features which includes vinyl windows, vinyl siding and a newer roof put on in 2011. Upper unit is a 600 sq ft 2 beds, 1 bath in good condition. Th...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty -
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Woods Edge Reynoldsburg Market Update April 2017 Active Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $129,900 | Average SQFT: 1,806 | Average Price Per SQFT: $129 | Average Taxes: $3,289 | Average DOM: 22 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Averag...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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In this month's Active Rain contest, our colleague, Debbie Reynolds of Clarksville, TN has asked us to share 3 tips we utilize to help our buyers succeed in a hot sellers' market. My area of the country, San Francisco, the Peninsula and Silicon Valley, has been experiencing a strong sellers' mark...

By Shanna Day Team Leader (AZ & UT), BUY or SELL Your Home FAST w/The Shanna Day Team!
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
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4/29 OPEN HOUSE For Lake Community Home & Architect's Contemporary Home! Click on an image or address to open the listing info for that home in another window  The month of April is ending this weekend but that won't stop us from showing off gorgeous homes in The Valley to homebuyers everywhere!...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
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Right now parts of the Cincinnati market are going a bit crazy.  Not nearly enough homes for sale, especially in the most affordable price points.  We're working with buyers who are willing to buy in the West Chester/Mason/Kings area and we're seeing a consistent trend:Homes are being swarmed by ...

By Evelyn Kennedy, Alameda, Real Estate, Alameda, CA
(Alain Pinel Realtors)
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 Things to do in Alameda on April 29 and 30, 2017 The Alameda’s Farmer’s Market is open to the public Saturday April 29,  and Tuesday, May 2 mornings from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, rain or shine.  All the fruits and vegetables are available at great prices.  So good!  Don’t miss the opportunity to shop...

By Mike & Jennifer Rigley, Expert Real Estate Services
(Real Estate Specialist -Rigley Realty Group)
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Mike and Jennifer Rigley (buyers) 916.378.4671 / (sellers) 916-660-5823 What’s My Sacramento Home Worth? Please call us to discuss your potential Home Value in Sacramento, CA 916-660-5823. Click here to use our FREE Online Home Value Estimator. Call for a FREE consultation The i...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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I have recently provided design advice and renovation supervision on a major property renovation prior to it's listing at 3064 Martingale Dr. in Rancho Palos Verdes. The following is a description of the work performed:Removed some overhead cabinets in the kitchen between the kitchen dining area ...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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There are many signs of Spring, and most people would associate the first signs of Spring with the blooming of Spring Flowers, which provide us with beautiful colors after a cold gray Winter.  For others it may be a specific day on the calender, or when the snow is all gone and the weather become...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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Thanks to the wonderful rainfall we have had thus far (yes I am hoping for more), the corncokles (aka agrostemma githago) are back in bloom in Santa Barbara County. They grow wild in the fields surrounding farm land, and their origin has been traced to the Mediterranean areas.   In England and Ir...

By Kathleen Luiten, Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales
(Resort and Second-Home Specialist)
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There has been recent speculation that many housing markets in the USA and Canada are now in bubble territory. Really? Do the economic numbers show we are in dangerous territory? One of our local experts offered his insight in a video presentation linked below.He gives a good, quick overview of t...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Gene always has wise words for us, and here he draws an analogy between knowing the rules for golf, and for mortgages. If you want to win you have to follow the rules. Please stop by Gene's post to share your thoughts there, too. He'll appreciate it. With Golf and Mortgages: It's Important to Kno...

By Svetlana Stolyarova, Local-n-Global Realty, Broker 216-548-4663
(Local-n-Global Realty, Cleveland and International Real Estate Solution)
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Visit "Local-n-Global" Realty websiteCity of Lyndhurst Planning Commission had a meeting on Thursday, 04/27/17 at 7:00 Pm. There was a medium level of activity on the Lyndhurst real estate market this week. 10 single family homes were listed for sale. 1 single family home was listed for rent. 4 s...

By Kathy Goldman, Social Media & Marketing for Real Estate
(REVA Online | SEO Boost For Real Estate, Social Media Marketing for Real Estate and Real Estate Blogging Expert)
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YouTube SEO Successful Videos - Not Just Cute AnimalsRecently, I was going to post this as part of a run on video. However, I ran short on time and I was having problems uploading graphics so, I will do my best to tell you about what you should be doing to get the most SEO success from your video...

By PropertyMinder Inc., Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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Howdy, Tim here, and I’m just going to cut to the chase: good things (listings) don’t come to those who wait – they come to those who agitate (their leads and clients). And when I say agitate, I mean it in the most motivating (NOT irritating) way possible. Agitate: verb, to arouse public concern ...

By Mary Anschutz, Real estate specialist serving Jeffco and Denver
(MB The Brian Petrelli Team)
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Seasonal workers are needed by the Ken-Caryl Ranch Parks Department.  Employees will earn $10 - $12 per hour and work in the Ken-Caryl parks on irrigation, preventive maintenance, turf, forestry and horticulture.More details can be found on the Ken-Caryl website.Park your family in a Ken-Caryl ho...

By Andrea Curtis United Country Premier Properties Certified Military Relocation Professional, Certified Military Residential Specialist
(United CountryPremier Properties)
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 HOME FOR SALE KILLEEN TEXAS4308 Carolyn Dr.  4 bedroom 2 bath 4 sides brick home in the popular Chantz subdivision. This home has the room you need with a great layout. The kitchen counters were just replaced. The kitchen cabinets were refreshed at the same time. If you are looking for a corner ...