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 Homebuyers NH, Real Estate Solution Company
Comments 3
As an investor the rule of thumb you must know if that not all purchases are created, much less like not all fingers are equal and not all sellers are coming from the same perspective.  When dealing with "as-is" sellers, you need to be aware of some key points for you to safeguard your investment...

By Leanne Smith, Relocation to NW AZ with elbow room & more freedom
(Dirt Road Real Estate)
Comments 6
Being relatively new to real estate profession, I had to sit through an online video for the code of ethics. Within a short time of being active as a realtor, I quickly discovered a large disconnect between what I saw on the video and what I have observed as a new realtor. Of course I shouldn’t b...

By SRK Residency, dsfdsg
Comments 2
“Godrej group of builders is developing an ambitious world-class residential project at Mulund Thane Circle that assures plush elegant apartments surrounded by ample greenery and several uber on-premise amenities.”Great News for real estate investors seeking a potential real estate investment opp...

By brenda john
(Creative Design Agency)
Comments 3
An ecommerce-ready website is the requirement for any business looking to make a mark on the marketplace through its website. Companies look for ways to have a website that can offer them excellent ROI so that they can not only recover their cost on the website design and development but also on ...

By Keval Shah, Laravel Development Comapany,Laravel Developer
(ProtonBits Software)
Comments 2
Magento Go is software cum service that helps develop your software in Magento platform. It is a front runner for all e-commerce solution and is very much desirable for online stores or often known as e-store. After all it is all about small business making good money build there websites and e-s...

By Binal Bihola, I am a Shopify Developer at ProtonBits Software.
(ProtonBits Software)
Comments 2
“Use Magento rather than going with Shopify”, “Magento provides more features than the Shopify does”. We heard so many statements like this, right? But it is all a myth. I am not telling you to stop building your store in Magento and start using Shopify. It is just like that, each platform has th...

By Christopher Krogmeier, Real Estate company serving Waukesha County
(Lake Country Home Realty)
Comments 0
Lake Country Home Realty is a real estate brokerage located in Waukesha County, WI. We specialize in residential real estate and serve Waukesha County and the surrounding counties. We have been privilaged to work with a number of buyers and sellers since we started the company in 2015 and we want...

By Kimberly Bytheway
Comments 0
I'm new to the real estate world.  Yes, my husband and I purchased our first and only home over 16 years ago, but our part in the transaction was more about finding the right home and coming up with  the money.  Oh.  And choosing our real estate agent.  That was the easy part.I had known Carolyn ...

By Joe Jesuele, Real estate photography, videos, aerials & 3D
Comments 4
 Ever since property searches moved online, standing out from other listings has been extremely difficult for real estate agents. That’s where new technology like drone real estate photography comes in. According to the recent statistics about real estate drone photography, over 70 per cent of ho...

By Daniel Lloyd, Real Estate training
(Issue Records)
Comments 4
     As I am grinding through my real estate training on my path to possibly procuring my first Real Estate License, the topic of Unprofessional Conduct came to my attention under the subject of 21 ways to lose your license.  21 ways to lose your license was under the umberella of Ethics and Cond...

By Louise Mawdsley, Carpet cleaning operatives
(Warrington Carpet Cleaners.couk)
Comments 4
A customer calls and requests a price on cleaning carpets. We do this day in day out. The customer wants a price ove the phone. Our business will only quote after seeing what work needs doing, Would a builder quote on a job without seeing what needs doing, not even ballpark.So , we attend site to...

By Jackie Larson, Real Estate Student
(Thinkative Inc)
Comments 4
In real estate there are many different types of agents.  First, we have special agents. They represent the client only in one transaction. Usually something pretty specific like the selling of a house or property. Second, we have general agents. A general agent is someone who represents a client...

By Kenton Ryan, Calgary Specialist
(RE/MAX Real Estate (Central))
Comments 3
We are happy to be a part of Active Rain. Your Calgary Alberta Real Estate 

By Nicholas Peterson, single family, condo, aging in place
(NPCS Partners, LLC)
Comments 4
Thought this would be an appropriate first blog post.  Hope everyone has a Happy and Safe 4th of July.

By Kim Richardson, Residential Real Estate
(Woodlands Realty, LLC)
Comments 4
Happy Monday fellow agents and brokers. I have a home I need to sell quickly  but we want to put a reserve on it. I have not utilized auction platforms before. I have noticed a trend lately of agents using companies to do this. Any information or insight is greatly appreciated.  
An effective manager has to demonstrate crucial skills that complement his/her leadership abilities to lead the employees towards organizational goals. As a business leader, managers should know that their communication matters a lot and their personal interactions with the individuals have an ev...

By Liza David, Liza David, I’m a freelance blogger and marketer
(Smm Point)
Comments 5
You might know your Instagram content is good, but imagine how much better it will see if it looks like 10,000 people agree.Regardless of whether you're endeavoring to wind up an internet-based life big name or just hoping to spread brand mindfulness on buy Instagram likes Instagram, it can appea...

By Gary Massey, CPA, Atlanta's Small Business CPA
(Massey and Company CPA)
Comments 6
People hate tax liens.  People are afraid of tax liens.  At Massey and Company CPA, we get calls all the time from frantic taxpayers who have received a notice of tax lien in the mail.  Why the panic?  Because tax liens are destructive.  They damage your credit score by about 120 points.  They cr...

By Richard Acree, ADAIN provides ADA inspections.
(ADA Inspections Nationwide, LLC)
Comments 3
ADA Inspections Nationwide, LLC, is a consulting firm providing inspections and expert witness services for clients regarding issues with the Americans with Disabilities Act, or ADA.  My name is Richard Acree.  I am not an attorney, architect, or engineer. I am an educated and experienced ADA ins...

By Thomas Holt, Student
(Agent Professor)
Comments 5
Hello all!As part of my studies I am required to post a blog!  I am currently a real estate student, working towards my license. I'm anxious, nervous, but most of all thrilled to become an agent!The topic I have chosen for my blog is one that I had no idea about, unauthorized consideration. Years...