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 melissa fain
(Regent Realty, LLC)
Comments 7
     Baby boomers in rising numbers are retiring, selling their urban homes and packing up for life in a rural setting. Sometimes that means a house in the city limits of a small town. Sometimes that means a few acres outside a small town. And, sometimes that means lots of acres in a rural county...

By Douglas Brooks
Comments 0
The average family spends a large amount of time in the kitchen, so it is important that the room fits their personal style. Remodeling a kitchen can turn out to be extremely expensive, so its not an option for everyone. However, if you are looking for less costly ways to make your kitchen look g...

By KIMBERLEE "Kim" MARTIN, REALTOR Serving in both Denver Metro and Foothills
Comments 6
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By Sharlene Flood, Sales & Marketing Manager
(Parker Interiors )
Comments 5
Selling a home that is still occupied can be a stressful situation. Below are some tricks to easily “shop” your home to help you sift through your possessions, pick the best pieces, and design the best scheme for a successful occupied home staging.FurnitureOne of the most valuable tips when stagi...

By The London Apartment Homes, Welcome to The London Luxury Apartments
(The London Apartment Homes)
Comments 5
Welcome to The London Luxury Apartments in Dunwoody - where old world charm meets luxury and modern design.Contact Details:Website: https://www.thelondonapartmenthomes.comYouTube: Now: (770) 217-9615Location: 350 PERIMETER CTR N DUNWOOD...

By Mike Russo, I help Branch Managers & MLO's Make More Money!
(Mortgage Right)
Comments 0
Would closing a few more deals help your bottom line?   The answer is “YES” and at Mortgage Right we can show you how to stop declining loans.   Growing a business requires minimizing losses as does maximizing gains.  The non-QM space is growing exponentially and Mortgage Right is ahead of the ga...

By Alvaro Moreira, I help Branch Managers & MLO's Make More Money!
(Mortgage Right)
Comments 0
When you offer a rate to a customer are you confident that you’re giving them a the best deal?   Or, are you feeling that your rates aren’t competitive so you have to sell them on something that’s not always in their best interest?   Are your rates padded by the company so they make an unfair amo...

By Holly Lim, Mortgage Banker, licensed in all 50 states
(Magnolia Bank )
Comments 18
Hello,My name is Holly Lim, I'm a Mortgage Banker in Chagrin Falls, OH. The reason I joined Active Rain is to connect withpeople in the industry. I got into the business through some friends who have been mortgage lenders for years. I love people,helping them and what better way to help them by a...

By Sean Blanchette
(Frontdoorhomes group)
Comments 9
12444 Selkirk Circle, Bristow, VA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 2 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | COMING SOON! Beautiful Contemporary Floor Plan ~ Super Clean and Well Maintained. Features: Main Le...
Sinan Realty is a leading real estate consulting services company that provides end-to-end real estate buying & selling services for clients across the globe. We leverage technology, market research and analytics to deliver real estate consulting services that meet the personal and business goals...

By Adam Takacs, Licensed certified practicing property valuers
(Melbourne Property Valuation)
Comments 2
What is a licensed property valuer?   A licensed property valuer is an accredited professional person who specialises in determining the value of real estate. Melbourne Property Valuation has over 15 years experience with many valuers having conducted over 10,000 valuations. Most people say “real...

By Dan Yurdiga
(Digger Real Estate)
Comments 6
One look at this fantastically clean and well-maintained custom designed walk out bungalow and you will be hooked! So much space in this rambling stunning home. Beautiful wood work throughout. Just a few of the many features are: hot water heating, spiral staircase to basement with Heatilator woo...

By Allie D., Blogger
(Sober Alley)
Comments 1
City Of AngelsLiving in Los Angeles has its upsides, no doubt. The weather is sunny most of the time, there is always something to do. You've got beaches, mountains, desert and snow no more than 2 hours away. Then there's food and ethnic diversity. I can get tacos, sushi, Pho, mofongo, jerk chick...

By Abdur Rehman, i am a real estate agent
(affiliate marketing)
Comments 0
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By Ashley Carpenter, Home Renovation, DIY, and Decor Blog
(Joyfully Growing Blog, LLC)
Comments 6
The Perfect Wood Plank Wall For Any RoomIf you've ever come across a room that needed a bold accent wall to spruce things up, then this DIY wood plank accent wall is for you!  We installed this accent wall in our master bedroom, and it looks great behind the off white cloth headboard on our bed. ...

By Raphael Hakuk Shlomo, We are Specialized in Leasing BG/SBLC FROM TOP BAN
(Raphael Investment Limited )
Comments 2
Dear One of our main businesses is to open Bank Guarantees and Standby Letter of Credit as well as other Financial and Banking Instruments. We issue our Bank Guarantees and Standby Letter of Credit for Lease & Sale while on occasions as requested by the client, we can open Documentary / Deferred ...

By kim sungnyon, Financial Instruments
(Financial service Limited)
Comments 3
Sir/MaI am a financial consultant and have a very good and reputable Provider of some bank instruments(BG & SBLC) which can be monetised and discount for funding of your various project within lenders/investors and projects owners or borrowers that need funding for there various projects etc. We ...

By ANNA SELBY, Real Estate agent serving Scottsdale AZ
(Venture REI)
Comments 6
 WATCH THE REPORT HERE  Hello there! Anna Selby inviting you to the June 2018 Housing Minute Report published by the National Association of Realtors.  Now their numbers reflect what exactly went DOWN and UP in the real estate market nationwide! Press play where you will disc...

By Shawna Huff, Finding Solutions For Your Real Estate Needs
(Atlanta First Realty )
Comments 11
I've never wriiten a blog before, so this is a new venture for me. I was introduced to Active Rain by a former co-worker at Keller Williams. I've been active in real estate since 2014 and have hopes and plans of being completely independent from my corporate job within the next 2 years. Hopefully...

By Sharleen Ashby, Student
(Agent Professor Real Estate School)
Comments 13
Is honesty really the best policy? How many times has this thought crossed your mind while performing your job in the Real Estate business? Okay, maybe you have a strict policy against big lies and dishonesty, but what about little white lies; you know, the ones where maybe you don’t completely l...