Special offer

Posts Just For You- This Week at ActiveRain July 31 to August 6, 2022

Home Stager

Posts Just For You- This Week at ActiveRain July 31 to August 6, 2022


Every day there is something to learn here at ActiveRain.  With this series, I try to highlight posts that gave me that lightbulb moment. It could be something techie, something about Real Estate or the other professions that I never knew, about a place, or about a person. Or, it could be a post that made me sit up and take notice!


GrantJuly 31: Grant Schneider What Should You Be Checking For Future Success?

Whether it's your team or your brokerage, you'll want to see if you're doing this for your future success.


CarolCarol Williams Road Trips for Life: My Challenge Choice

What a creative post for the July challenge!!!!



Kathleen Daniels, ProbateKathleen Daniels I Know a Place I'll Take You There| Future Point Store

Some posts are simply beautiful.


EndreEndre Barath, Jr. Spending ActiveRain Points for the Good

Love this idea, don't you???



BarbaraAugust 1: Barbara Todaro Embrace Who You Are and Run With It

People want to work with people they have a connection with. So, be who you are...it's a lot easier that way.


BrandonAugust 2: Brandon Jordan Spoke on the Topic of nfts and crypto on AR Zoom Weekly

If you're interested in NFTs and crypto Brandon knows a lot more than most I've listened to. He also had a new group if you're interested in learning more.


Bob "RealMan"August 3:  Bob “RealMan” Timm   Don’t Live Incident by Incident

Short and sweet!  Choose how you want your day to go!


JoanAugust 5: Joan Cox New Alternative Way to Deposit Earnest Money

This is a new one for me and it may be for you as well.


JenniferJennifer Kropf 6 Habits That Improve Your Quality of Life

How many of these habits do you have???


JasonJason Regan Get Out There

Want to make the most of your networking efforts? Good advice here!


Dr. PaulaDr. Paula McDonald Over the Target

Getting flak? I love Paula's analogy.



Thanks to Carol Williams for this Weekly ZOOM Schedule which she lets me copy and paste to my post. 


Aug. 9th - Why Buyers Choose Lake Norman in NC
Mike Carpino 

Aug. 16th - Video Content Delivery
Rocky Dickerson

Aug. 23rd - Learn About the Space Coast in Brevard County, FL
Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty 

Aug. 30th - Flip Her House
Pat Starnes-Front Gate Realty  

Sept. 6th - Agent Safety
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS 

Sept. 13th - 5th Generation Realtor® / Victorian Homes / Romance Novelist
Mimi Foster 

Sept. 20th - Property Rights
Buzz Mackintosh 

Sept. 27th - RV to Ranches
Leanne Smith  

Oct. 4th - Crazy Realtor® Stories 
Group Discussion

Oct. 11th - TBD
Peter Mohylsky. BRIX REALTY 

Oct. 18th - Real Estate Tax Attorney
Paddy Deighan MBA JD PhD 



Here is the ongoing link to each Zoom meeting

11:00 a.m. Pacific (Remember Arizona is same as Pacific time now)

12:00 p.m. Mountain

  1:00 p.m. Central

  2:00 p.m. Eastern



Please don’t forget to check out these very informative posts as well:


Carol Williams Second Chance Saturday-Carol highlights posts that are often suggested by the other members here. 


Debb Janes and Bernie Stea YouTube Thursdays- If you want to learn more about how to do videos for your business, this is the post to follow.


Liz and Bill Spear and the weekly Ask An Ambassador posts!


Hannah Williams shares her savvy shopping finds with us weekly in her Philadelphia Steals and Deals Just Like That by HelpfulHannah. 


Thank you for letting me do what I love to do...learn something new every day. 

Posted by

Kathy Streib
Retired Home Stager
and Interior Redesign

In Person Consultations in Texas
for Houston & Harris Counties
Virtual Staging Consultations
for all states

Follow My Blog for Practical, Creative,
Easy-to-Do Styling Solutions
Whether You're Selling
or Want to Fall Back in Love
With Your Home

Call or Text

Email Me

About Me
My Blog



Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

I always look forward to your This Week at ActiveRain list, Kathy.  I hope you are having a great weekend.

Aug 07, 2022 11:01 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

CONGRATULATIONS Kathy, on having this blog FEATURED in the Old Farts Club group!  

Aug 07, 2022 11:01 AM
Anna "Banana" Kruchten
HomeSmart Real Estate - Phoenix, AZ

Hi Kathy so many great post this past week!  I've had a chance to read some of them and look forward to catching up.  So happy to see Barbara Todaro post!

Aug 07, 2022 11:10 AM
Anna "Banana" Kruchten
HomeSmart Real Estate - Phoenix, AZ

Featured in BananaTude!


Aug 07, 2022 11:11 AM
Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate Services

Thank you, Kathy Streib for the shout-out in your weekly post. I appreciate you. 

I'll take you there! 

Aug 07, 2022 11:25 AM
Dr. Paula McDonald
Beam & Branch Realty - Granbury, TX
Granbury, TX 936-203-0279

As always, thank you for including my post. Hope your weekend has been blessed.

Aug 07, 2022 02:20 PM
Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Realty - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Hi Kathy,

Boy!  You have a lot of great blogs to catch up on.  I see a few right off the bat that I want to go to.  Happy Sunday!

Aug 07, 2022 03:14 PM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Kathy, late getting on AR, but thank you for featuring my post this week.  I caught almost all of these.

Aug 07, 2022 04:50 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Roy Kelley Thank you and please tell Chef Dolores hello. 

Brian England I am thrilled to see her back. 

Wayne Martin It is so good to see Barbara Todaro back. I've done poorly on your Trivia this week. 

Aug 07, 2022 05:46 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Nina Hollander, Broker I'm glad that Carol Williams continues with her weekly post because I find posts I've missed too. 

Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400 i hope you'll be able to make some of them!!!

Grant Schneider always my pleasure to include you. 

Aug 07, 2022 05:48 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Kat Palmiotti I've been so busy these past few days, I've set aside a few of yours I need to read. 

Bill Salvatore - East Valley hope that your Sunday was a good one. 

Aug 07, 2022 05:50 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Ray Henson very happy to see you here!!!  Any Pickleball this weekend? 

Barbara Todaro as you can see by the comments, we are all happy to see you back at ActiveRain. 

Carol Williams Thank YOU!!!!   I loved your road trip idea. 

Aug 07, 2022 05:52 PM
Ray Henson

Good morning, Kathy Streib.  Yes, there was pickleball this weekend.  My partner and I earned a silver medal in men's 3.0 and we had a great time with lots of our pickleball friends.  

Aug 08, 2022 06:44 AM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Dorie Dillard Austin TX I really appreciate your stopping by and reading the other posts. No rain here yet!!!

Will Hamm Thank you and I have to check out your Sunday recipe. 

Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty I have to agree with you!!!  You don't have to read every post but there's a lot to learn here. 

Aug 07, 2022 05:56 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Myrl Jeffcoat thank you and I appreciate being featured in your group!!!! BTW family just left so I'm happy and pooped. 

Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker I love that she's back!!! And, thank you for the feature in my favorite group. 

Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist I loved your post and YOU are appreciated by me. 

Aug 07, 2022 05:59 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Dr. Paula McDonald always happy to showcase your post!!!  I had good family time and got to meet Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can! so I had a blessed weekend. 

Sheri Sperry - MCNE® hope you enjoyed reading the posts!!!!

Joan Cox you are very welcome. 

Aug 07, 2022 06:02 PM
Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!

Lots of family time for me as well with a special visit with you Kathy Streib!

Aug 07, 2022 06:58 PM
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Kathy I did pretty good this week.  I read 6 out of 10 of the blogs that made your list.  ☺️

Aug 07, 2022 06:39 PM
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co Notary Services retired RE Broker

Thank you once again Kathy Streib . What an honor to be listed with your other choices this week.

Aug 07, 2022 06:48 PM
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Kathy Streib  thank you for including my post in your weekly feature, I appreciate it very much ,Endre

Aug 07, 2022 11:22 PM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Thanks for the reading list, Kathy, most of which was new for me. Sunday was a day with little online time due to business and personal stuff. As you can see I'm jut getting around to your Sunday post! LOL


Aug 09, 2022 06:00 PM
Jan Green - Scottsdale, AZ
Value Added Service, 602-620-2699 - Scottsdale, AZ
HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN

Thank you for this list of great posts!  Read and commented on each of them! 

Aug 10, 2022 10:52 AM