Real Estate General Information

Finally – a place for real estate consumers to bring all of their questions and find answers from the experts. Unlike many sites that plaster articles written by authors with dubious real estate credentials, ActiveRain gives you the skinny from the pros. How?

ActiveRain is the real estate industry's favorite hang-out – a virtual water cooler for real estate professionals.

Imagine walking into the break room of a mega real estate office that houses over 300,000 real estate agents, and then being able to pick the brains of some of the best minds in your market. Questions on moving, relocation to a new area, vacation homes or just buying and selling real estate in general are all fair game.

ActiveRain's current content library contains millions of articles. You'll find articles on everything from investing in real estate to what to watch out for when renting. If you can't find what you're looking for, stick around – the pages are updated constantly and new, fresh information is added daily.

If you're in the market to buy, sell, rent, stage or even refinance a home and have questions, congratulations – you've found the mother lode of answers here at ActiveRain!

Trending blogs on Real Estate General Information

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 16
Warner Robins GA 31088Identified as Georgia's International City, Warner Robins has had a storied past since its establishment in 1821. It has undergone 3 name changes (York, Wellston, and Warner Robins) and might have faded into obscurity had the railroad and eventually Robins Air Force Base not...
By John McCormack,, Albuquerque Homes Realty
(Albuquerque Homes Realty *
Comments 13
Can You Buy A Story Rock Home in NW Albuquerque 87120For Under $250,000 Story Rock Home on YouTube  Have you been asking yourself if you can buy a Story Rock home in NW Albuquerque 87120 for under $250,000?  The easy answer is yes you sure can!  Albuquerque Homes Realty recently listed and sold t...
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
Comments 13
Video Now Ready For 299 Shipley Drive in Bristol VA ...Must See! REAL ESTATE NEWS UPDATE ... Check out the latest news ...Video Now Ready For 299 Shipley Drive in Bristol VA ...Must See!  299 Shipley Drive in Bristol VA is now listed and priced at $198,750! This is an amazing Dutch Colonial home!...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
Comments 2
6533 Stonehurst Circle Lake Worth FL 33467Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Lake Worth FLListing DetailsHome For Sale in Lake Worth FL 6533 Stonehurst Circle Lake Worth FL 33467 Price: $489,000 MLS number: RX-10156813Bedrooms: 5Bathrooms: 3Garage: 2 Square Feet: 3497Year Built: 1999 ...
By Brian England, Realtor, GRI, MBA, Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 54
For all of your East Valley AZ Real Estate needs visit RealEstateinEastValleyAZYard SaleYard selling sinceThe crack dawnFalling asleepAs I yawnWishing I would haveTaken a heedAnd sold themAt theSwapmeetUp the streetInstead I sit hereYawning tearsWanting toFall asleepMy dear!by Pure LOVEFor all of...
By Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor
(Re/Max Professional Associates)
Comments 16
7 ROOM COLONIAL IS DOUGLAS $209,900 Overview Maps Photos $209,900 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms1 Bathroom1 Half Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 1,632 sqftLot: 18,404 sqftYear Built: 1943MLS #: 71865312 Location 158 MAIN ST.DOUGLAS, MA 01516USA Conrad Allen (508) 400-0438CAllen1995@aol.comh...
By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
Comments 7
    The Mediterranean Revival mansion at 31 Star Island Drive was probably built in 1920 by an unknown architect, and had an addition put on in 1926 by Walter DeGarmo, Miami's first registered architect. It was built for Cecil Fowler, a banker and business partner of Miami Beach developer Carl Fi...
By Pat Starnes, Broker/Owner
(Pat Starnes Real Estate)
Comments 4
Now that I have your attention, it is INDEED Alligator Hunting Season in Mississippi!If you ever watched SWAMP PEOPLE on The History Channel, you may have thought alligators only exist in Louisiana, Texas, or Florida. You would be mistaken!The Mississippi season opened on August 28, 2015 and last...
By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
Comments 12
 Wine Cellar and tasting room that is! This stunning estate in Coral Gables famed Gables Estates offers every imaginable amenity in just under 15,000 air-conditioned square feet.As you motor up the cobblestone drive the magnificent Mediterranean styled hacienda greets you with welcoming charm. Th...
By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate®
(HI Pro Realty LLC)
Comments 2
 Waikiki Wiki:   The Windsor Condominium     The Windsor      343 Hobron Lane.      Honolulu, HI      $530,000 - $875,000   The Windsor is a 44-story PET FRIENDLY(verify) condo complex in Waikiki with 1, and 2, bedroom condos, some units have Diamond Head and ocean views.   Building amenities: po...
By Rebecca Gaujot, the GO TO REALTOR, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(RE/MAX Vision Quest)
Comments 12
  A Whirlwind Day Last week was a busy week showing properties.  Today I was working on five offers.  Two are now under contract.   Third offer, I am still waiting for the buyers answer on the seller's counter offer.   Fourth offer we made a counter and the seller counter back and wanted the buye...
By Chris and Dick Dovorany, Broker/Associate at Premiere Plus Realty
( Homes for Sale in Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida)
Comments 9
 Something to always keep in mind are the Naples Lakes Country Club Naples Florida condos for sale when considering a new home in a gated, “bundled” (where a full membership to the club comes attached with home ownership) golf community.  This is especially true if you like to be able vary your o...
By Michael Ferguson, Real Estate Brokerage located in Stuart Florida
(Edgewater Property-Realty)
Comments 8
 Edgewater Property Realty is located at 5909 S Federal Hwy, Stuart, Florida 34997. Real Estate Company specializes in Boating and Golf communities located in the Stuart and Hobe Sound Florida Area. Edgewater is a full serivice real estate brokerage. Call us today to list your Home or to sell you...
By Rob Arnold, Metro Orlando Full Service - Investor Friendly & F
(Sand Dollar Realty Group, Inc.)
Comments 1
We buy houses Reunion    407-739-5773  .  Creative problem solving to deal with your unique situation. Cash offer with minimal contigencies. Close on the date of your choice - as quickly as 2 weeks. Any condition - from ugly to beautiful. Fire, sinkhole, and storm da...
By Captain Wayne - Rowlett Real Estate School, Rowlett Real Estate School / Owner and Instructor
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
Comments 2
Property management is a professional service conducted by a person or company hired to maintain and manage property on behalf of property owners. The scope of the work the property manager performs is spelled out in the management agreement. Property management typically involves leasing, managi...
By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg Homes
(RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg IL Real Estate - Northwest Suburbs of Chicago)
Comments 6 did a post about the different types of features favored in different parts of the country & in different states. I had to laugh as here in Illinois we are a steadfast bunch - give us that basement & BRICK. The more b-r-i-c-k the better & the bigger the basement the more storage for o...
By Belinda Johns, Northern Virginia "Hometown" Realtor
(Exit Realty)
Comments 0
  Buying real estate as an investment can be lucrative, but it’s also cash-intensive and carries risks.Risk takers VS The Expected Returns. Whether putting money into the market or purchasing real estate, you need to assess the risk versus the expected returns. Traditional equity investments are ...
By Steve Loynd, 800-926-5653, White Mountains NH
( Alpine Lakes Real Estate Inc., )
Comments 34
Seeing your life flash before your eyes may be a popular theme in the movies, but in real life it is a truly sobering experience. First and foremost thanks to the many friends at Activerain and Facebook for reaching out and wishing me well (special thanks to Jason, and Tammy).For those that don't...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
Comments 0
116 Devon Way Anderson SC 29621 Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Anderson SCListing DetailsHome For Sale in Anderson SC116 Devon Way Anderson SC, 29621Price: $205,000 MLS number: 7505692 Bedrooms: 3 Full Bathrooms: 2 Half Bathrooms: 1 Year Built: 1981 Lot Size: 0.81 Acre  Call Hamilt...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
Comments 0
4021 Pennington Road Greer SC 29651 Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Greer SCListing DetailsHome For Sale in Greer SC4021 Pennington Road Greer SC, 29651Price: $325,000 MLS number: 7330815 Bedrooms: 5 Full Bathrooms: 3 Half Bathrooms: 0 Year Built: 1994 Lot Size: 6.6 Acre Call Hamilt...