First Blog Posts

Sometimes, it can be scary to write your first blog post! Luckily, the supportive community of ActiveRain is just the place to start.

On this page you will find a running list of “first blog posts” written on ActiveRain by members of the real estate industry. These new bloggers have taken the leap to begin their blogging journey. Our first-time real estate bloggers deserve a big welcome and some extra encouragement from you!

Take a read, leave a comment, and say hello. You'll make that author’s day and help to give them a great first impression of our community.

Agent's first blog posts on ActiveRain

By Teresa Irish
(Weichert Realtors)
Comments 11
So the challenge is to get up and watch the sunrise everyday for 21 days in a row.  Okay so why?  There is something about setting your intention to accomplish something as small as watching the sunrise.  It is a goal that you can accomplish easily and it starts you on the right road for the day....

By Virginia Edlefsen, Real Estate Agent
(Farlow Realty)
Comments 10
You would think with all of the ways to lose your license, people would be cognizant of this and carefully aware and cautious when making statements to prospective clients that can in no way be construed as misleading or misrepresenting the truth.  I say this because I am dumbfounded of the numbe...

By Richard Josephberg, Richard Josephberg is a real estate developer.
(Almorli Advisors)
Comments 9
If you’re thinking about investing in real estate, it’s probably the biggest financial move you’ll ever have to make. Before rushing out to buy real estate, you need to stop and consider what makes a real estate market strong. Here, Richard Josephberg, Almorli Advisors founder, lists some of the ...

By Kevin B, Remodeling Pro
Comments 8
Reblogging this Conversion rate optimization (CRO) is a system for increasing the percentage of visitors to a website that convert into customers, or more generally, take any desired action on a webpage. It is commonly referred to as CRO.  CRO is basically every single part of your website. We’re...

By Go Pro Construction, Home Remodeling Gaithersburg
(Go Pro Construction)
Comments 7
Kitchen remodeling is just about the popular of home improvement projects every year, as kitchens have grown to be the guts of activity in the house. Kitchen remodeling is the house improvement job that brings the most value to your dwelling. Because kitchens have grown to be the guts of activity...

By Lisa Hicks, RE agent serving central & S. Central IN
(Your Realty Link)
Comments 7
I am looking for an agent for a possible referral in the Southern Indiana area (Scott County).  I have a client that is interested in looking at a listing this Saturday IF he doesn't have to work. He has been looking up north for a while and it seems like he will have better luck finding what he ...

By Audrey Johnson, Interior designing is a growing career
Comments 8
Our Home Interiors can allow you to turn your house into a home! Effective interior design can make workers more efficient and helping students learn design is at the crux of how we live, feel, work, and play. But of late, as interior designing has become an independent discipline in itself, inte...

By Cherie Ann Stall, Realtor Extraordinaire
Comments 6
  Congratulations! You’ve found a home to buy and have applied for a mortgage! You are undoubtedly excited about the opportunity to decorate your new home! But before you make any big purchases, move any money around, or make any big-time life changes, consult your loan officer. They will be able...

By Bryan Haarlander, IRS Tax Strategies & IRS Tax Debts
Comments 6
Realtors often hear of the advantages of operating as an S Corporation. Rather than consulting with an experienced tax professional, they form an S Corporation and report their realtor commissions and operating expenses on the corporate tax returnForm 1120S rather than on Schedule C in Form 1040....

By Hector Vidaurre, Home Selling Expert in Broward County!
(REMAX Concierge)
Comments 7
A home in immaculate condition sells more quickly and for more. Wash windows inside and out, make sure kitchen and baths sparkle, shampoo carpets, clean throughout, don't forget to take care of any pet areas or odor. 

By Audrey James, Real Estate Agent serving Coastal Alabama
(RE/MAX By The Bay)
Comments 6
This morning at the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce's monthly Eggs N' Issues meeting we had the opportunity to hear from Matt Ericksen, the Project Director for Alabama Department of Transportation's (ALDOT) Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project. There have been many questions and myths surrou...

By Chris Cliff, I take the pain out of social media marketing
Comments 6
It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question.To start on the road to internal linking SEO Kung-Fu mastery, we must first know what we don't know. In this case, it is "what is internal linking" and "why do I need to do it?" You may not have heard the term before, but internal linking is ...

By Albert Wilson, Backrack is a back pain treatment device designed
Comments 4
A trapped or compressed nerve can arise from sudden movement or any minor injury, and while the condition is troublesome causing pain, numbness or tingling in the arm, hand or finger etc, the condition is easily treated by mobilisation: gentle oscillatory movement applied at the correct spinal le...

By Dream America, Turning Renters into Owners
(Dream America)
Comments 10
Perform you dream of owning a house? Sometimes life will put big obstacles in your way. Do you want to buy your own home without the large initial cost? Do you have low credit, or no credit? If you answered yes then rent to own homes might just be the perfect fit for you.Not sure how to get start...

By ravina patel, I Am A Blogger & Technical Person.
Comments 6
“Home is not just a property - it's an emotion”, the second you step into one, it becomes a part of you, it determines your mood, your lifestyle, the time you take to get to work or school etc... So, for most people buying or renting a home is not an easy task - it needs thorough planning, it mus...

By Shannon Salzman
Comments 8
Ok, so I just started real estate school, and its going smoothly. :)I am starting to get a little nervous though because I am learning about 21 ways to lose a real estate license. I know that I am ethical and I will keep good records and I'll always be honest. That is not what troubles me. The th...
There are very few things more refreshing or as popular as a dip in the old watering hole or simply spending the morning and afternoon at the pool. Usually it simply a great time - to be enjoyed with friends and family. However, sometimes the results of taking that refreshing dip can be much less...

By greensael jen, A real estate agent really doesn't have a "typical
(Estate Zone)
Comments 4
 After Initial Coin Offering banning in China, many other countries also trying to follow China's footsteps. There are a number of cases, where individuals invest and then waiting for their turn. Because of such cases, risk-takers lose trust in this digital currency and evade ICO investing. This ...

By Jessica Ellen, Jessica Ellen is the writer and blogger.
(Stan Ventures)
Comments 6
Starting from this principle, virtual staging refers to a technique for optimizing real estate sales. And for that, it makes use of various suggestive methods aimed at reinforcing or enhancing the intrinsic and market value of a house or apartment.In the end, this is a practice that promotes the ...

By palash mohane
Comments 5
Author’s Bio – Palash P. Mohane is a CEO of Psminfoline which is the best Software company in Nagpur. is a digital marketing expert, Professional cricket and a chess Player.How to promote your blog in 2019? This might be the first question that might pop in your head when you decided to start a b...