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 Robert L. Brown, Grand Rapids Real Estate Bellabay Realty, West Mic
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  As you think about selling your home a few things should come to mind as you make the decision to move forward. The area where your home is located is one of the most important in my opinion. People shop area and school(s) more than anything else. They want/need to get into the right schools fo...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyTeam
(LeaderOne Financial Corporation)
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FHA Streamline LOANS in Austin Texas are a special MORTGAGE product, reserved for homeowners with existing FHA MORTGAGES. FHA STREAMLINE REFINANCES are the fastest, simplest way for FHA-insured homeowners to refinance their respective MORTGAGE into today’s low MORTGAGE RATES. Below are some of th...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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This Railroad Springs home located at 2350 W Rock Island in Flagstaff went under contract before ever hitting the Multiple Listing Service!  This home has air conditioning and sits on one of the best lots in the area providing plenty of privacy. This home provides a peaceful atmosphere with a lar...

By Rei Mesa
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty)
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If you are living in a Miami Beach home, it is vital to realize that when you set a thermostat, that’s the temperature you want. If you get up in the middle of the night and feel warm, do not blast your AC to 68 degrees, even if it takes a while for your property to cool off. Setting it lower wil...

By Shonn Thompson, Experience and Results To Move You!
(Thompson Realty Group)
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Antioch CA – Caution: Taking action on a whim, without consulting your real estate agent, may be hazardous to your real estate transaction and, thus, your pocketbook. All questions, no matter how difficult to ask, or how small they may seem, should be run by your agent.Let’s take a look at three ...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada -- Every home seller wants to sell their house fast and for top dollar. Experienced listing agents use a significant portion of their commission proceeds to advertise your home for sale. If you hire a “discount agent” who agrees to work for a reduced fee, how will this affect th...

By Nick & Trudy Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtors, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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Tredyffrin Easttown Real EstateThis week we are tackling a question we get asked frequently, Why do I need title insurance, what does it do?Secondly as our clients talk with the title company they then get asked do you want the standard or enhanced policy?Well we sat down with Colleen P Heath of ...

By Jenifer Lower, Your Dream. Our Passion.
(Bozeman Montana Real Estate .net)
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By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty -
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Tidewater New Albany Market Update June 2017 Active Listings: Total Listings: 5 | Average List Price: $703,780 | Average SQFT: 4,447 | Average Price Per SQFT: $176 | Average Taxes: $19,137 | Average DOM: 28 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average P...

By Tracy Lee Parker, Experienced Broker & Property Managers Since 2006
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Lushly landscaped on a .447 lot in Wylie! Bricked front porch leads to wrought iron & wood front door, gorgeous winding wrought iron staircase, vaulted ceilings & stunning stone fireplace. Family sized home has 2 Masters down, full bath each & 4 beds up with 2 full baths! 2nd master could be a st...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada -- Every home seller wants to sell their house fast and for top dollar. Experienced listing agents use a significant portion of their commission proceeds to advertise your home for sale. If you hire a “discount agent” who agrees to work for a reduced fee, how will this affect th...

By Wendy Patton
(Keller Williams)
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For new investors, figuring out how to find a buyer now is one of the biggest obstacles to overcome. Especially if you are doing a For Sale by Owner, or want to self-generate a large list of potential buyers ready to move fast when an opportunity presents itself. But don’t become disillusioned. H...

By Steffy Hristova, Tempe AZ Realtor - Your Home Close to Your Work!
(HomeSmart Elite Group Tempe AZ Tel: 480-966-9353)
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What do the HOA fees include - an important question to ask when buying a home which is in a Home-Owners Association (HOA). Both attached and detached homes can be in a home-owners association.The HOA information is usually available in the CC&Rs (Covenants, Constraints and Restrictions) - a publ...

By Susan Haughton, Susan & Mindy Team...Honesty. Integrity. Results.
(Long and Foster REALTORS (703) 470-4545)
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While everyone has certainly heard of Washington, D.C., Old Town Alexandria and Fredericksburg, few folks are familiar with King George County, where it's easy to enjoy a peaceful, affordable lifestyle, just 50 miles south of the Washington, D.C. Metro area. And if a 50 mile commute by car isn't ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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What does your profile photograph say about you? Real estate professionals frequently comment that the real person does not look like the photographs on the business card and marketing materials.  Does your profile photograph project a current professional image?It may be a very good time to upda...

By Don Alexander
(1st Prime Realty)
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Donald Trump said "?".   This is not a Political post, it's just the Title.Thinking of Buying or Selling a Home in San Diego County, 1st Prime Realty provides Full Real Estate Services. When Buying a Home there are 5 Major Factors you must keep Top of Mind:-Price: Affordable,  Appraised Value, Do...

By Francine Viola, Realtor, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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This beautiful home at 7601 Kodiak Ave NE in Lacey WA is now for sale!   Click here for all the details for 7601 Kodiak Ave NE in Lacey, WA that is now listed for sale. This is one of the larger homes (2,173 square feet) available for sale in the Edgewater neighborhood.This neighborhood offers lo...

By Chris Dunham, "The Real Estate Guy!"®
(Clayton Nash Real Estate)
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Home for Sale in Scottsdale - Scottsdale Country Acres Home for SaleThis single level home for Sale in Scottsdale is just off Camelback and Hayden. Built in 1960, he has a touch of classic Scottsdale architecture, but has recent updating and upgrading. This Scottsdale Home for Sale has a ton of C...

By Erika Albert, Real Estate Agent Extraordinaire in Austin, Texas
(E*Rae Realty- Powered by eXp Realty LLC)
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The neighborhood of Spyglass in Austin, TX is well positioned between Mopac and the Barton Creek Greenbelt.  It is located about 1 mile south of the downtown exits on Mopac, and about a mile south west of Barton Springs Pool.  Spyglass is probably best known as the home of the original Taco Deli....

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Just Listed, this Bank Owned home in CONCORD NH 03301. It is  cash only sale and is sold AS IS. It is a Colonial style home on 5.4 acres. Exclusively listed by the Godzyk Real Estate Services. This home features 11 rooms, 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Showings are by appointment only. The utilities w...