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 Greg Arndt, Residential, multi-family, small commercial
(Keller Williams Capital Partners)
Comments 3
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. It’s already snowing and communities around Columbus are lighting up their trees. One of our favorite things to do during the holidays is looking at Christmas lights. We’d thought we share some of our favorite Community Christmas Trees and Light Displ...
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By Colby Fryer
Comments 2
Why are money problems so prevalent in the real estate world these days?As part of getting my real estate license, I'm required to post a blog post. This is the disclamier for a remidal question.So, why are humans so apt to find a way to make a cheap buck.If we look at history and analiyse the be...

By Keven Hoopiiaina, Property Manager/Owner/Agent in Training
(DKG Properties)
Comments 8
As I continue with my online training course to become an agent, I continuously come up with "what if" questions that the curriculum doesn't seem to answer --- so, I'm creating this blog to post them and see if any expert advice is out there that can help me sleep better at night.  First question...

By Lorna Presswood, "Buy with confidence. Sell with success!"
(Prime Realty Group)
Comments 7
Galveston Real Estate Market busy all year due to Island Events! I'm often asked by my real estate clients if their investment properties will stay booked all year.  I am always happy to tell everyone that stay busy all year on the island!   Galveston Island, Texas holds events all during what we...

By Rachel Johnston, Currently working towards my real estate license
Comments 0
There are 21 ways to lose your license as a real estate agent.  One of those, is false advertising.  I have a little story for you.The other week I was at a popular kids clothing store, doing some early Christmas shopping for my 4 year old.  I was excited to see all the amazing deals going on!  I...

By Carolyn Bardach, Full time real estate team serving Morris County
(BHHS NJ Properties)
Comments 7
While working with new relocation clients from Spain, I learned a valuable American lesson.  This being their first visit to America, they were excited about everything. American food, groceries stores, clothing stores, everything was amazing to them and joy to watch through their eyes.Their requ...

By Asad Malik, I'm an real estate agent and a house builder.
Comments 4
Our house, whether we live in a condo or if we live in a detached house, can take important construction work over time. More often than expected, it is necessary to intervene on the structure and redo the roof.This can happen for example even if we buy an old building to be restored.  Where to s...

By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses in Maryland
(Dependable Homebuyers)
Comments 6
Columbia MD - Dependable Homebuyers is a locally owned and operated real estate company based in Columbia MD. The company has experienced significant success in the last few quarters and as a consequence have now decided to purchase homes across the nation to meet the needs of their customers.  T...

By uktam mambetov, We are authorized Financial consulting firm that
Comments 2
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By Kenya Monterrosas, prelicense studing
Comments 3
         Breaking rules, will always cause you, and anyone that is affiliated with you to end up with uneccesery problems, keep in mind that you are not on your own your reputation and others are on the line.       

By Shana Renaud, We buy houses in Fort Myers and surrounding areas.
Comments 7
Fort Myers Beach is not only known for delicious eateries but the place will captivate you with the entire things to do in Fort Myer. The beach not only offers attractions related to the typical beach setting but also a variety of fun things that you can explore in historical sites, sporting even...

By Ray Valencia, Marketing
(The Property Snappers)
Comments 3
Just last year I was getting many phone calls requesting aerial images for properties being listed for sale in Dallas but unfortunately we had to turn some of those jobs down. The problem was that many of those properties were under restricted airspace and required authorization from the Federal ...

By Mitello Camay, Mitello Camay Mortgage Team
(loan Depot )
Comments 2
I wanted you to join our network of preferred agents, where we match you with pre-approved buyers who are looking for local professionals. Get started today: The mello Home and loanDepot partnership ensures seamless, uninterrupted service throughout the home financin...

By Craig Galligan, Boston roofing company for Residential Roofing.
(The Roof Kings)
Comments 2
In case a neighborhood roofing company in Boston offers a higher-stress pitch, inform them no thank you, and then prove to them the entranceway. A few of them will do whatever it requires to get your signature over an agreement. This can be in no way a good signal for the client, so quit them ver...

By DuWayne Orth, Military Veterans & New Homes in Central Florida
(Premium Properties R.E. Services)
Comments 5
Hello, fellow bloggers! I'm DuWayne Orth, and I'm a newbie here to ActiveRain. I am an agent with Premium Properties in the Orlando FL area. We have office all over Central Florida. I live in Clermont, which is an awesome town in Lake County. There is a lot of growth happening here, so it is real...

By Tanner Cornell
Comments 2
Iam a future Realtor and would like some information on how to best keep records for all the transactions and interactions I will have.How is it best to track interactions that could prove fruitful in the future?Once those interactions turn to more face time, how is it best to track the progress ...

By Jennifer Hunter, Residential Realtor serving Marion County
(House Hunters of Magnolia Homestead Realty )
Comments 5
We focus heavily on curb appeal as we should, but what about hood appeal? The house may be picture perfect but if the neighborhood is lacking the "WOW Factor", maybe it needs a little love! Over the last few months residential home sales have leveled off a bit and rising interest rates are making...

By Fazal Abbas
Comments 3
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By Shirley Massy, We offer Roku support if www Roku com link.
(Roku Setup)
Comments 2
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