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 Kimberly McCall, Tastefully branded and curated pop-by gift service
(Client Crate)
Comments 8
Referral marketing is an imperative strategy for real estate agents. But, why is referral marketing so effective? It boils down to three simple things:1. Trust. According to the Nielsen Global Trust in Advertising Report, nearly 84% of percent of online respondents say they trust the recommendati...

By Mike Goldstein, Homes / Luxury Estates / High-Rise Condos
(Black & Cherry Real Estate Group)
Comments 10
Place where you stay is a resemblance of your own personality. Whether you are searching home to rent or you want to contact Realtor Las Vegas NV for buying a home you should be particular. When you have home of your choice you are more confident about inviting your friends and family at home.

By Murisa Van Vorce, Nurse
Comments 14
All right, here is my first blog as a student in RE school, and i have no idea what to write about. If anyone reads this, you are welcome to have a good laugh over my grammar mistakes-i am originally from Eastern Europe, and to express myself in English is still challenging. Well, i decided to po...

By Diana Ospina
(Houseway Solutions)
Comments 7
ASOMBROSODOS propiedades por el precio de uno* 405 S Orange Ave, Bartow, FL 33830 * 435 S Orange Ave, Bartow, FL 33830 FIX y flip 3 dormitorios y 2 baños. 1,200 pies cuadrados Casa histórica con 4 dormitorios y 2 baños Casa de 2.500 pies cuadrados Todo solo por $ 129,000 Información Ivan Santa + ...

By Shandi White, 3rd Generation Broker/Owner with 20 Yrs Experience
(Stratford Real Estate)
Comments 12
Leeds, Alabama, Home for Sale! (Greater Birmingham)

By Arturo Mendoza
(Self Emplyed )
Comments 10
As a homeowner and real estate student the thought of buying and selling homes on my own has crossed my mind. Is the cost the Agent worth it? Would I be able to sell my home fast? Will I find a better home with an Agent?All of these questions are very commonly asked. After being around Agents and...

By Haileigh Emerine, Real Estate Agent Student
(Agent Professor)
Comments 0
The professional relationship between agents and clients, often times gets a little blurry.I think that the most important part of the relationship is continued respect and professionalism from the agent to the client can go a long way.  If the agent is putting their clients needs above their own...

By Muhammad Azhar, I love writing articles related to real state.
(The Green Trend)
Comments 9
The beginning of the year usually entails making plans to renovate your home. If you’ve already decided to take the leap and start that major home improvement project, you are probably wondering how you can finance such a large investment. According to, most major home improvement...

By Erric Ravi, Sr SEO Planner at ARM Worldwide
(Ashiana Housing)
Comments 6
Current Technological landscape has become fascinating to live in today’s time where technology has developed so rapidly that it is ahead of us leaps and bounds. The unprecedented pace at which these innovations have shaped and delivered to unfathomable needs of human beings – and are still mould...

By Cory Weikel, Real estate company serving Western Washington.
(Northwest Veterans Realty)
Comments 9
Throughout this article we will discuss how the boost post function can be extremely useful even though it has a bad rap in themarketing world. Read below and decide for yourself or even better test and get your own results. Facebook Marketing Marketing on facebook is one of the most valuable res...

By Katie Suaste
Comments 6
Did you know there are different types of agents in Real Estate? Which one is right for you? A SELLER'S AGENTA seller's agent works directly with people who want to sell a property. They specialize in helping to sell it. Some of the responsibilites of this real estate agent are helping you price ...

By Anna Olson, I am looking to do real estate as well as home st
(MAO Enterprises)
Comments 14
In Hollywood, when you hear the word "agent" your mind will likely head to a secret agent, which really is a fun agent to talk about.  Let's face it: explosions and impossible stunts are hard to compete with.But in the world of real estate (which is also incredibly exciting), the word agent refer...

By Brian Elis
Comments 0
What do you do when a loved one leaves you with a home that is in less than prestine condition? If you're excited about the acquisition, then it's time to roll up your sleeves and get to work. If you're not inclined to the DIY challenge, you're not alone. Perhaps you would rather keep your precio...

By Steve Black, New Agent
(Affordable Title Loans)
Comments 6
Was the way Walt bought up the land in Florida ethical?Did he take advantage of the farmers?

By Eric Sztanyo, Cincinnati & NKY Realtor® |
(Keller Williams Advisors Realty)
Comments 8
The stats are pretty alarming. According to the NAR, 87% of real estate agents fail after 5 years in the business. You have to be pretty arrogant or naive to think you're going to be one of the 13% who make it, right? Well, consider me arrogant ... and probably naive. I recently made the shift fr...

By Angela Stephens, Real Estate Agent in Training
Comments 8
 Remembering who's who in agency relationships, knowing the difference between the roles and duties of agents, subagents, clients, and customers.The Agent is someone who is licenced to sell realestate.The Subagent is an agent that works on the same project as an agent but is not the main respecti...

By Robert Hernandez
(Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate)
Comments 11
I Am new to active rain have heard wonderfull things. I am glade to be a part of this network hopefully I can grow my blog like a seasoned blogger! 

By cristina herrera
Comments 8
The use of recycled materials in green homes and buildings proves to be one of the most common ways to show sustainability. Aside from economic benefits, seeing recycled or salvaged materials never fail to imbibe feel-good factor to ones mood. Here are some tips on how some recycled materials can...

By john wayne, I am wayne john A real state marketer
Comments 10
You've worked hard and now it's time to buy the luxury home you've always desired. Whether you desire a residence with an estate with a view, a luxury condo, or an estate on a large piece of property, you intend to make sure that you locate the home that examine the boxes on your shopping list. ...

By Caleb McGowan, Caleb McGowan
(Measure Manage)
Comments 4