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 Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in "Live Streaming" Online Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
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Thanks Wayne. I may have done slightly better today. Trivia question answers for Friday February 16, 2018 1. What country was the first to send an object to the Moon? The Soviet Unon 2. What kind of dog  is Pluto's girlfriend, Fifi? Pekingese 3. What sport's lingo uses the term "Googly"? Cricket ...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
Comments 1
Condos for Sale in Beckett Green | Owings Mills, MD - January 2018 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the Beckett Green neighborhood of Owings Mills, MD. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the January 2018 full market report...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Friday February 16, 20181. What country was the first to send an object to the Moon? The Soviet Unon2. What kind of dog  is Pluto's girlfriend, Fifi? Pekingese3. What sport's lingo uses the term "Googly"? Cricket4. Which US state has the longest land border with Canada...

By Erica Simpson, www.EricaHasYourBuyer.info
(Erica Homes, LLC)
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By Deborah Spence, Awesome Realtor serving Philadelphia and suburbs!
(Weichert Realtors-Jenkintown Pa)
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Time Management tips to help New Realtors 1. Everyday is a new start. Begin everyday at zero.2. Say "no" more often-goes for family, friends, organizations, time wasters3. Delegate almost everything-All do what's important, valuable, meaningful, and fun4. Meal plan for the whole week.5. Always us...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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Today I am going to a one day sale at an antique center in a nearby town. Unlike most places, including the one where I now have a space, there is never a dime off anything in this center except one day a year. They are a bit high end but also have occasional special and unusual things including ...

By Deborah Spence, Awesome Realtor serving Philadelphia and suburbs!
(Weichert Realtors-Jenkintown Pa)
Comments 1
Five business moves that cost agents a lot of money. 1. Taking overpriced listing (priced reduction schedule in contract-ok)2. Listing properties at a reduced commission3. Taking out buyers who don't buy from you4.Wasting time at the office socializing or gossiping5. Batting cleanup for other peo...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce - Short Sale
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
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                                                             Welcome to                                          Majestic Heights                                         1560  Brian Court                                          Brookfield, WI                                             MLS 15675...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Downtown Columbus Market Update February 2018 Active Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $475,000 | Average SQFT: 3,107 | Average Price Per SQFT: $158 | Average Taxes: $8,253 | Average DOM: 99 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average P...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Delray Beach...An Unthinkable WeekThe weather was beautiful in Delray this week but after Wednesday’s horrific shooting in which 17 beautiful hearts were silenced, the rest of the week turned grey.   There's no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were....

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Homes for Sale in Mcdonogh | Owings Mills, MD - January 2018 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the Mcdonogh neighborhood of Owings Mills, MD. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the January 2018 full market report of homes f...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Love is in the Air with Thankful Clients Click Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!! For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ I like this contest because it gives us the opportunity to recall transactions that we have really enjoyed.  It ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 21
Replacing 10 year old smoke alarms Maryland’s Smoke Alarm Law requires the replacement of all smoke alarms when they are 10 years old. This applies to both hard-wired and battery-operated smoke alarms. The intent of the new Smoke Alarm Law was to transition away from smoke alarms with 9v batterie...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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This is an entry for Valentine's day contest on active rain. Post 2.I love to work with buyers and sellers. I get to know more about buyer clients and their interests and hobbies. The longer it takes them to find a house the more I get to know them.I had a really nice young single lady looking to...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Helen Richey was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania back in 1909. She graduated from McKeesport in 1927. By the time she was 20 she had learned to fly. As a side note she was one of the few girls to wear pants back then. In 1933, she partnered with Frances Marsalis setting a record by staying airbo...

By Terry Records
(Records Results!Real Estate)
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 Thirty years, or even twenty years ago, you’d seldom find anyone talking about market cycles and market timing. Today, it’s a little more commonplace, but the finer points are often misunderstood. But whether you’re an investor or a real estate agent, understanding this concept can totally chang...

By Deborah Spence, Awesome Realtor serving Philadelphia and suburbs!
(Weichert Realtors-Jenkintown Pa)
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To Do: Be Prompt and Punctual Do More-Go Above and Beyond Excessive communication throughout the entire process Use a listing and closing activity plan-document everything in a CRM or on paper. Whatever you use-Follow up Listen to your clients Don'ts Respond late Use Fancy Industry Jargon Don't t...

By Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239, Michigan homes for sale ~ yesmyrealtor@gmail.com
(Real Estate One)
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Pontiac lake located in White Lake Michigan. This lake is an all sports lake sitting at 612 acres, and 34 feet deep. Being this size it makes it great for you and your family to be able to hit the lake all summer long doing all your favorite lake activities or just cruising around. Pontiac Lake w...

By Mike & Cindy Jones, Real Estate - (904) 874-0422 - Jacksonville, Fl
(Florida Homes Realty & Mortgage)
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Stunning! Almost new pool home in St Johns county Florida in Oakridge Landing. 4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths on a preserve lot in one of the hottest and fastest growing ounties in Florida.SOLD in only 17 days $445,000Search ALL houses for sale in St Johns County, FLHave a house to sell? Get your homes ...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Urbancrest Urbancrest Market Update February 2018 Active Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $46,250 | Average SQFT: 1,252 | Average Price Per SQFT: $46 | Average Taxes: $1,192 | Average DOM: 184 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Averag...
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