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 Lisa Archdale, Leveling Up Your Seattle Real Estate Dreams
(Keller Williams North Seattle )
Comments 5
HI Agents!!!Do you have friends and family who are relocating to the Seattle area? Let us know how we can help you, help them. We would LOVE to help take care of your "Framily".  My Partner Ahmed Evans and I are both Seattle, Pacific Northwest Natives. Refer your friends and family who are moving...

By Nadeem Iqbal
Comments 2
OTT and streaming services are becoming increasingly popular: people watch videos on mobile devices and computers much more often. For instance, in the US, 86% of smartphone owners use their mobile devices to watch video content. Television broadcasters and content-makers do need to have their ow...

By Andres Lattanzio
Comments 4
When it comes to the fiduciary duties they are all equally important to me. If you fail to do one, in my book, you fail to do them all. Honesty and looking out for the principal's best interest is what is most important, if you truly believe that, then you will always fulfill ALL the duties. In m...

By Bryan Coward, Everyone deserves the opportunity of home.
Comments 3
Welcome Home to the desired gated community of the Enclave. This Elegant One story 3/2/2.5 car-garage, open concept Cal-Atlantic home literally has everything your family could desire with tons of upgrades like plantation-shutters and 8-foot doors, this is a must-see!! The home features exquisite...

By Staci Ditzer, I am just getting started
(To Be Determined)
Comments 3
Money Problems are quick way to cause issues with and possible loss of your license. The reason I choose this topic is, I believe this can be a large reason for disciplinary actions. As an agent you are responsible for all ernest money, which means you need to be financially responsible. One of t...

By Maria Thomas, Real Estate Investment can never be carried away
Comments 7
Every organization wants to achieve the goals, but it is impossible until all the team members work well. Management needs to monitor every employee to improve their performance, but no one can stand on every desk and watch the employee what they are doing. Lack of hard work can harm the business...

By Jeffrey Buettner
(eXp Realty)
Comments 0
Thinking About A Scottsdale Home With A PoolWhen searching for a home, you might consider getting a home in Scottsdale with a pool. Arizona does get hot so a pool might sound like a sweet reprieve. Many would agree with you. That being said, make sure you understand the costs associated with owni...

By Karina Gafford, Military PCS/ VA Home Buying & Selling Specialist
(MilHousing Network San Antonio Team)
Comments 7
Looking for privacy and a move-in ready 4 bed home with office and a loft in the Stone Oak area? This property was recently listed and offers fantastic outdoor living space in a community with a pool, playground, and trails as well as convenient highway access.Learn more about the property hereTe...

By Siobhan Louis, MHR, CIS, USAF Vet/REALTOR®/Serving Greater Cincy!
(The Siobhan Louis Group )
Comments 3
We have did it again! Our Group celebrates another SOLD home in the Tangleridge Subdivision of Beautiful Blue Ash, Ohio. This home sold for $495K and will be a Wonderful Place for the New Homeowners. Ready to start you Seller or Home Buyer journey? Reach Out Now To See How we can Help you WIN as...

By Blake Busker, Exploring a career in Real Estate
(No Affiliation)
Comments 5
How to Arrange and Profit from Real Estate OptionThere are several ways to invest in real estate. For many Americans, the most basic investment comes in the form of a family home or rental property. Investing in a single real estate property can be a large, lucrative investment with multiple poss...

By Nick Bond, We Buy Houses in Orlando
(Renovation 320)
Comments 4
How To Get Leads for Buying Homes:In Real Estate one of the hardest parts of the business is obtaining motivated leads.However, once you crack the code it makes it much, much more fun!I have been marketing in Real Estate for 6 years now in the Central Florida area and wanted to share some secrets...

By Gabriel Garcia, Co-Founder of FL Cash Home Buyers, LLC
(FL Cash Home Buyers, LLC)
Comments 8
Have you been taught that systems and process are the way to free yourself from your business?I’ve read so many books on the matter, and when we worked on building our company we believed that was the way as well, but let me break it to you....For most businesses, systems and processes are virtua...

By Adriano Luz, Marketing Digital
Comments 2
O que o WhatsApp GB faz?Se você chegou até este artigo para entender o que o WhatsApp GB faz, saiba que está no lugar certo! O aplicativo WhatsApp GB  é uma versão modificado do app oficial do Whatsapp que permite para quem usa o GBWhatsApp ampla personalização de cores, possui temas diferenciado...
Getting your home to look its best before you list it can be one of the most important things you can do to sell your home.   I am currently in the process of helping my mom list her home for sale.  Unfortunately, my mom is also a hoarder.  After the walkthrough with the realtor, it became clear ...

By Robert Kayorie, Tax Debt Resolution and Audit Representation
(CPAs Doing Taxes, LLC)
Comments 2
I represent taxpayers in Northwest Indiana and the rest of Indiana who have civil tax issues and have recently seen an uptick in clients coming in who have not filed tax returns, some for many years. In fact the non-filer has become a major priority for the IRS, who have publicly state they have ...

By Jenna Shaughnessy, Inspired Ideas to Make Your House a Home
(Jenna Kate at Home LLC)
Comments 4
Many of my friends are in the process of buying vacation homes - whether they be lakeside or beachfront properties. With interest rates at an all-time low, it's definitely an amazing time to be getting a mortage. Whether that's a first or second mortgage. Personally, we don't have the cash for a ...

By Shauna Parker, Decluttering and Staging
Comments 3
There are simple rules to home organization when selling. Rules everyone should abide by when getting rid of clutter.Let's be honest. Nobody likes rules. But the thing is, if you're serious about home organization, then there are some specific rules you'll want to follow.You'll see how much easie...

By Westchester Modular Homes Construction Corp, Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Dutchess, Orange
(Westchester Modular Homes Construction Corp)
Comments 2
We are offering reday to go floor plans or we can design a custom layout based on your wishes... whatever you imagine... we can built it!Before making the biggest investment of your lifetime, you owe it to yourself to see how your dream will be built. Visit our competition, then visit us, and we’...

By Thomas Martinez
Comments 6
As I am studying to be a Real Estate Agent i am eager to learn and become the best agent I can be for my future clients.  I think that honesty is most important attribute that one can have.  Being dishonest in any way or in any manner will long term devastating to ones reputation and more importa...

By Andrew Lengsas, Realtor serving NE Atlanta Counties
(Century 21 Results)
Comments 2
Hello! My name is Andy, and I’m honored to have the opportunity to be your go-to for real estate. I always feel that it’s much easier to communicate with someone on the professional level if you know a little bit about them, so I would like to give you a little taste of my background. I’m origina...