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Trending blogs on ActiveRain Community

 
By Jonathan Crompton
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 15
    As agents, we are all very aware that our career is very much about building relationships. Buying and selling a home is one of the most important decisions in a person's life, so it is detrimental that we, as their real estate advisor, make each individual feel comfortable and confident abou...
By Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today!
(Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092)
Comments 37
FROM THE DESK OF ROGER D. MUCCI Tomorrow morning, I am mailing out this memo to approximately 250 people announcing that I am now working at Perrino Furniture in Mayfield Heights.  Hopefully my valued customers will come in to visit so I can help them with all of their furniture and accessory needs.
By Elyse Berman, Your Pet-Friendly Realtor in Boca Raton, FL
(Realty Associates, Boca Raton, FL)
Comments 25
It's a Small World & The Power of Active Rain I had just come from work and was at my desk.  Out of the corner of my eye, I saw an email flash by that said "Referral."  I quickly opened it up and called the agent.  It was from DebOnTheWeb.  Deb said to me, Boy, you respond fast.  I told her I was...
By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
Comments 42
Those who know me pretty well, also know I have a fascination and admiration for those guys over at Pixar Studios, in Emeryville, who create digital animations and films like, Finding Nemo, etc. In addition to Pixar Studio magic, I also get a kick out of the process which has real animals talking...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 29
Facebook MarketingFacebook marketing is a waste of time some say. Running Facebook Ads is just throwing your money away I have heard others exclaim. FB is a time hog without any direct benefits some others have proclaimed. Quite honestly, like all other forms of social media, it is exactly what w...
By Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 22
If you've been blogging for long I bet you've written one of those headlines that make people go "Hmmmm, What's this about?" You know a click bait catchy headline. Well I was inspired to write about my thought process when it comes to headlines by Donna Foerster  who wrote a great post about head...
By Svetlana Marinkovic, SecurityNational Mortgage Company
(SecurityNational Mortgage Company)
Comments 0
When there’s no margin for error, call in the experts When your loan needs a quick turn-around and it has to be done right...Call in the experts. Let’s all live in a world of smooth transactions. Cell 602-326-4983 svetlanam@snmc.comFor more information visit: SecurityNational Mortgage Company
By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 29
I am attending a conference here in San Antonio.  Right next to my hotel is the Alamo.The Alamo was defended by troops including former Tennessee Congressman Davy Crockett.  On March 6, 1836 the Alamo fell.  It was the battle-cry of "Remember the Alamo" that later spurred on the forces of Sam Hou...
By Svetlana Marinkovic, SecurityNational Mortgage Company
(SecurityNational Mortgage Company)
Comments 0
Make your picture perfect job a reality. Join our growing family of mortgage professionals. Call today: Cell 602-421-4300 Cappy.Capozzoli@snmc.comFor more information visit: SecurityNational Mortgage Company
By Jeff Dowler CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 21
Throwback ThursdaysDo You Remember Your First Car? Well, do you remember? My first real car (mine, I own it) was an Opel. Not sure of the year but I remember it well. It was a zippy blue car and I loved it. But my first  car I got when I was around 3, here at my first house on Robins Lane in Malv...
By Corinne Guest, Managing Broker, The Choice of Professionals
(Barrington Realty Company)
Comments 100
When on Facebook I had 332 friends. Every month or so a new friend or two were added. I was a member of some quite important groups. (I was too much of a contributor, far too many members were silent, that's not a group in my mind. Lucky for me the best of that group are here!). I was friends wit...
By Paul S. Henderson, Realtor, Broker, Tacoma Washington, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & area authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 24
*It's your path and yours alone. Others may walk it with you but no one can walk it for you!  UnknownThank you for reading my blog post! This post was researched, authored and photo taken by Paul Henderson, © 2016, all rights reserved. All information is deemed reliable however it should be indep...
By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 35
I saw Carol last night and it was really good. Not easy but excellent. The actors were great and the film was beautifully shot. It was the last showing and I didn't want to miss it. I'm glad I went and that I could. Saw Trumbo on Sunday and I would recommend it too. This story is painful in that ...
By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 7
I've had conversations with other agents who say they prefer to represent buyers over sellers because it's easier to keep buyers happy. Buyers are excited to close and begin a new chapter. Sellers often are just moving on. I think it's easier to keep sellers happy, especially when the big deal is...
By Mark and Tana Hunt
(Team Price Real Estate/Dan Price Broker)
Comments 0
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By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 44
I think I saw this guy in someones post last week. When I was in Rome, just outside of the Colosseum, there are probably half a dozen men dressed like early Roman Combatants wanting you to pay them for their pictures. Some are more outrageous than others and this guy was pretty easy.
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 4
Water Lilies, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA IMG 5860 I always enjoy visits to the lily ponds at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. This is the cover photo that I am currently using for my Facebook page. Earlier today, I posted this photograph in a number of Facebook groups including F...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 11
Happy ActiveRain Anniversary to ME!!  On February 6, 2008, I made one of the best decisions I’ve ever made…. I joined ActiveRain.  Search for members here. How did I find ActiveRain?  I had started my business in 2007 and after a relocation to Delray Beach, I was researching any and every real es...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
Comments 21
I have been seeing blogs of gas prices dropping below $2.00 per gallon in other parts of the Country.  This past month we finally started to see Gas Below $2.00 Per Gallon Finally Arrived In CT, in fact some of the off brands are even below $1.90.  It has been a long time since gas was below $2.0...
By April Miller
(Metro Brokers of OK)
Comments 4
PHILIPPIANS 4:4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!BARNE'S NOTES It is the privilege of Christians to do this, not at certain periods and at distant intervals, but at all times they may rejoice that there is a God and Saviour; they may rejoice in the character, law, and gove...