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 Home Security, Home Security
Comments 5
 If you are shopping around for a home security system, you are in luck. The newest in proactive home security technology is here.   Backed by Jeff Bezos and Redfin co-founder David Selinger, Deep Sentinel Smart Home Surveillance System is looking to provide a better solution to home security sys...

By Packers Movers, We are ISO certified Packers and Movers
(Best Home Packers)
Comments 5
We all like furniture which specially provides plenty of space. But as you know, cleaning the furniture, especially for home furniture, can be very difficult. Everything that happens in our home or office requires proper maintenance and cleanliness. If you do not clean the furniture properly, soo...

By muhammad rehan, content writer
Comments 3
If you want to buy zippers for sewing, you have to take into account a little information previously, for that reason, here you will see all the parts of the zipper, what types there are and what each of them is used for, in order that you know them and so have an idea and decide to buy zippers f...

By Sean A., Website Designer for Real Estate Company San Diego
(Vivid Software Solutions)
Comments 0
To begin, let’s assume you have a website. Real Estate Companies that want to be taken seriously are expected to have a professional website design. It is somewhat frowned upon if you have a business but not a business website. Let’s face it, first things people ask for when wanting to do busines...

By onTrack CRM, The #1 Rated Real Estate Lead Generation Platform
(onTrack CRM - Real Estate Lead Generation Platform)
Comments 4
How many times does your listing presentation turn out to be a sale by an actual seller client? It has been researched that around 75 percent of homeowners only interviewed one agent before going for the one they feel safe to sell their home. The statement refers to that you really need to wow th...

By surya ray force, Solar panel energy is the most used and preferred
Comments 2
Solar panel energy is the most used and preferred energy which is derived from the sunlight and helps to derive solar energy for a variety of household and industrial purpose. Solar panel system has been proven to save a huge amount of fossils fuel which is a benefit to nature and human being as ...

By Kevin Frost, Real estate Photographer. Videos, Virtual Tours
(Standing 360)
Comments 4
Photos like this won't work anymore. In the past, with film and photography not much was expected. Everyone knows you can't capture what the place really looks like in person. So photo's like this are very common even in today's world. Although, with today's technology you can truly capture what ...

By John Schilling, While a funeral is a time of sadness, it is also a
(Schilling Funeral Home & Cremation)
Comments 3
Not every funeral home has every option available to you if you are needing final service arrangements for a loved one. But you can expect some of the basics from any funeral home and cremation provider. While the specifics are up to individual companies, here are some of the things you can expec...

By Hoi Ng, Residential Sales
Comments 3
How often do you practice your scripts?Hi This  is Hoi Wing Ng, a full time Realtor here in the Bay Area CA. I am looking for Expired/FSBO Role Play Partner - ANYTIME FROM 8AM - 3PM PST. Feel Free to call/text me at 415-309-6463 to chat and learn how we can improve each other's skills and crush i...

By Color Concepts, Color Consultation/Design for Realestate Industry
(Color Concepts)
Comments 0
Yes, you've seen it - the paint industry's yearly "Colors of the Year" report on trendsetting picks for the year. You've evaluated the various hues while looking beyond vision on how they will work in your specific projects. A process that can be overwhelming when it comes to color choice selecti...

By Gary Pennacchio, industry spectator and recruiting professional
(HP Staffing)
Comments 6
I am an industry observer and was curious --should a realtor that is representing a seller that has an offer on their home attend the home inspection? Thanks

By Mary Jo DeJulian, Trenton, Riverivew & Downriver Real Estate Agent
(Real Estate One)
Comments 6
Sell Your HomeThe real estate market has certain fundamental principles that cannot be manipulated by either buyer or seller. The market will dictate the best obtainable price for your home based on: The Current Financial Conditions The Current Competition In The Selling Market The Current Supply...

By Forthome Buyers, We buy Old run Down Houses fast in a week!
(Fort Home Buyers)
Comments 6
 Trulia----The sooner you say something, the better.Act fast as possible as it sooner you back out, the more possible options you can have.If you are doubts about buying a home, take your courage as quick as possilbe since The sooner you try to put the stop on the process, the more likely it is t...

By Kyle Leany, industry observer
Comments 5
Just wondering why it is that there is so much dishonesty in the industry.

By Aubrey Reed,
(Realty Partners, LLC)
Comments 0
The Agent Owned Real Estate Company. Full service Florida brokerage with the latest technology and systems available. The leads, CINC, DotLoop, Circle Pix Marketing, Rebus University, admin, etc., that are offered to agents gives them the ability and support to best serve the homeowners and buyer...

By calemo nsseo, California based lemon law /
(California Lemon Lawyers)
Comments 3
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By Ernie Ramos IFA, ASA, We specialize in residential & commercial property
(Advanced Appraisal)
Comments 5
Chicago and South Suburban Appraisal Blog.04/02/2019By: Ernie Ramos IFA, ASA--Illinois Certified General Real Estate AppraiserIn the past couple weeks or so a couple of my peers and appraiser friends from across the country have written about this topic  on the residential side of appraising. I r...

By Maren Mather, Student
Comments 3
Honesty and integrity seem to be a constant theme in the pre licensing training. Yet I know several agents that have committed acts listed in the discipline sections of newsletters and division websites we have reviewed during training. I wonder if it is common to get caught (there are sure a lot...

By Property ePortal, Propertyeportal is a reference property portal wit
Comments 6
Life is stressful. This is a fact that we can’t ignore. But there are ways to reduce this stress and find peace and tranquility right inside our homes. You can do this by implementing a Zen household. In Japanese, Zen refers to meditation. In interior design, it reflects balance, harmony and rel...

By Simon Scott, Business coach
Comments 5
For many people, financial problems are often a source of worry. This is totally understandable. Social circumstances of the present day society do not allow everybody to be financially independent. Whatever your financial situation is, it is possible to overcome all the money obstacles and becom...