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 Jennifer Carstensen, I specialize in selling houses (License: 317824)
(REMAX Real Estate Experts)
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In’s recent article, “Home Buyers’ Top Mortgage Fears: Which One Scares You?” they mention that “46% of potential home buyers fear they won’t qualify for a mortgage to the point that they don’t even try.”Myth #1: “I Need a 20% Down Payment”Buyers overestimate the down payment funds ne...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Home for Sale in Olde Hickory Village Subdivision321 Loblolly DriveOlde Hickory Village Property and Community InformationLocation, location, location! You do not want to miss this gorgeous home in a great location with a great price! This newly listed home for sale in Bonaire GA in Olde Hickory ...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty -
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Highgrove Farms New Albany Market Update June 2017 Active Listings: Total Listings: 2 | Average List Price: $2,495,000 | Average SQFT: 8,189 | Average Price Per SQFT: $0 | Average Taxes: $18,350 | Average DOM: 303 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Av...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Gaithersburg MD | Pre-Approval Should Always Be Your First Step Gaithersburg MD Local Market Tidbits:Today I decided to bring you some news about the things that matters the most to our local real estate marketAs you are aware, the real estate market is like the weather. The economic conditions w...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Are you considering a move to Austin?Canyon Creek is a community you need to mark as a favorite on-line and on your list of “must see” when you arrive.Why is the Canyon Creek neighborhood in such demand?Canyon Creek is one of the most desired neighborhoods because it’s a prestigious master planne...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Ocean Hills Country Club 55+ Community in Oceanside:Market Update as of June 2017 Ocean Hills Country Club in Oceanside CA is considered the premier 55+ community in coastal North San Diego County, perhaps even in the county as a whole, and prices reflect it as compared to other neighborhoods in ...
We are excited to announce Kate Lichtenfels as Brunswick Forest's Broker Relations and Business Development Specialist. Kate has been an important part of our team serving in several pivotal roles since her inception at Brunswick Forest. Kate is eager to get started in her new role and looks forw...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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La pre-aprobación debe ser el primer paso  27 27UTC junio 27UTC 2017  First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Move-Up Buyers   En muchos mercados a través del país, la cantidad de compradores que están buscando la casa de sus sueños de gran manera ha superado la cantidad de casas para la venta. Esto...

By Tim Lockhart, Real Estate Agent Keller Williams Realty
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Open House 1517 City View Dr, Wichita Falls, TX Get Directions Click Here OPEN HOUSE July 02, Sunday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews Wichita Falls Home Vaue $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1365 SQUARE FEET Enjoy t...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
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We have a fantastic listing coming up later this week in Shadow Ridge Littleton Homes for sale. Here's a quick preview:  11908 W. Cooper Drive Littleton 80127 4 beds 3 bath $494,900   Bright Vaulted open entry in this Beautiful 4 bedroom, 3 bath home with Walk-Out Basement. Superior Location in t...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, St. George Area Preferred Residential REALTOR®
(Specializing in Residential, Referrals & Relocation | PK Real Estate Utah South)
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Fishing on Whidbey Island! You're not going to believe the size of the fish that were caught here on the ocean. They say everything is bigger in Texas but not always so! Another nature inspired creation that brings about a smile upon encountering. I believe they are a species of Woodrift Fish.   ...

By Juli Jenkins, Opening Doors and Closing Deals
(Keller Williams Realty First Choice)
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Search current inventory of Homes For Sale in Southdowns Subdivision in Baton Rouge. Listing DetailsHome in Southdowns Subdivision4182 Hyacinth Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 Price: $400,000 MLS number: 2017008200 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Square Footage: 2,306Call Juli Jenkins at 225-366-9390 to se...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Investor and SC Real Estate Agent
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 $183000 / 3br - 1830ft2 - 306 Peters Creek Driive ▐►Price Drop Summerville Investor Special HOUSE PRICED to SELL NOW! ▐►Summerville Investor Special HOUSE PRICED to SELL NOW!NEW!! Carnes Crossing Summerville 3-2.5 / 7 Years New Handyman SpecialEmail us for an appointment to view..If you drive by...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the amount of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qua...

By Jeff Edmondson, Real estate agent serving the Portland Metro area
(24/7 Properties)
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Search current inventory of Listing in PortlandListing DetailsRemodeled Ranch1811 SE 177th Ave. Portland, OR 97233Price: $289,000MLS number: 17652789Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 2Square Footage: 1044Call Jeff Edmondson at 503-780-3030 to see if this property is still available and arrange a showing. You...

By Holli McCray, The Holli McCray Group
(Keller Williams Realty)
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4612 Florence Rd, Knoxville, TN 37920 Price: $ 105,000 MLS #: 1007879 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Square Footage: 980 ADORABLE MOVE-IN COTTAGE! Absolutely charming updated one-level home that features fresh neutral paint & refinished original hardwood floors throughout (no carpet), gorgeous wood int...

(Century 21 Arizona Foothills)
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 Ed and Celia MaddoxEdward Maddox, Associate Broker, MRE, GRI, ABRCentury 21 Arizona FoothillsThe Celtic Connection Realty Team - We Take the High RoadMulti-Million Dollar Producers 2004-2016Direct: 480-987-9322  Cell: 480-612-7968To search for homes go to our web sites:Contact us to set up searc...

By Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Real Estate, "Your Gateway to the Lake" 503-755-2905
(John L Scott Market Center)
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Welcome to the ongoing weekly series called Tuesday Travelogue. We are in our 133rd week! Each week, some ActiveRain bloggers are spotlighted to take us somewhere we may not have been on some kind of virtual travel (and it doesn't cost a dime!). Here is the purpose:   to enjoy the ride""take a tr...

By Z57 Marketing Team, The #1 Affordable Lead Company
(Z57 Internet Solutions)
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Many real estate agents are frustrated when they first switch from their personal Facebook accounts to a business page. Simply put, it's often easier to get people to interact with a person as opposed to a business. So your challenge, should you choose to accept it (and trust us, you should) is t...

By Dionelle(Don) Davis, Don Davis Luxury Group
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The Howard Hughes Corporation announced on Monday that they will be building a 2,000-acre community in the Woodlands called The Woodland Hills. The first homes available in the community will be ready for move-in during the first quarter of 2018. The 2,000-acre community will be home to about 4,5...