Recent Blog Posts

The amazing members of ActiveRain produce hundreds of blog posts every single day of the year.  There is a wonderful mix of all things real estate and beyond for your reading pleasure.

This board rolls all day long with the newest blog posts to our site. You’ll find some diamonds in the rough on this page, so check back often to peruse the blog roll and learn from our committed community of real estate professionals.

The newest blog posts on ActiveRain

By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(One World Realty Inc.)
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I love the holiday spirit and the many funny things folks post so to stick with my annual holiday posts I hope it brings you a smile.

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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How many For Sale signs should a house have? How many arrow signs leading traffic to the home? Why do I ask... well driving a couple of months ago I saw a sign and another and another on a Manchester NH area home just listed back then. There was an arrow sign on every corner for blocks. It did c...

By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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32514 Pensacola Florida News: Study: Homeownership delay hurts long-term financial health Want to retire comfortably? Millennials should buy a home now, finds a ULI study. Those who postpone a purchase now to save money end up losing out later, because buying young nets a "big bang for the housin...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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The magic store I have written about before, was happily open yesterday so that I was able to buy the lovely little Japanese box I missed on Monday.  It was really cold, cloudy nd snowing but I was able to take a few outside pictures anyway. This is the biggest Asian Art and Antique store in the ...

By Matthew Klinowski, PA, Golf Community Real Estate Specialist
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Late November Real Estate Sales DoubleBased on the latest Southwest Florida Real Estate trends for late November, during the week of the 24th in the Southern Ft. Myers, Estero and Bonita Springs area, there were 164 properties sold. This is double the number of sales from the prior week when 82 u...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
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The count down begins and many are out shopping and trying to make time for friends for quick get togethers. Its a busy time of the year so take a minute to make reservations as they are usually required. Are you hungry for Italian food in a relaxed atmosphere with a Southern flair? I have just t...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Village at Galloway Run Galloway Market Update December 2018 Active Listings: Total Listings: 3 | Average List Price: $131,600 | Average SQFT: 1,460 | Average Price Per SQFT: $131 | Average Taxes: $2,112 | Average DOM: 2 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: 5 | Average List Price: $130,340 | Av...

By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
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What will the market do this weekend?  What are the odds?.  Here is a snap shot of activity for the last 24 hours for the DFW area.New listing 424Back on market listings 78Price decrease listings 405Price Increase listings 47Active kick out listings 6Active option contract 170Active contingent li...

By Peter Mohylsky, Your Bucket List Broker Along Scenic 30A
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This is kinda a no brained, but pricing a home is a art not a science. MIAMI – Dec. 13, 2018 – According to the National Knock Deals Forecast, uses data for both predictive and historical analyses from ATTOM Data Solutions, the percent of home sellers who eventually sold for less-than-asking pric...

By Paul Antonelli, Broker Owner; Antonelli Realty
(Antonelli Realty)
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MIAMI – Dec. 13, 2018 – According to the National Knock Deals Forecast, uses data for both predictive and historical analyses from ATTOM Data Solutions, the percent of home sellers who eventually sold for less-than-asking price in 2018 was about 2 in 3 (62 percent).Of those homes that sold for le...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Thursday December 13, 20181. What is the primary ingredient in the silvery amalgam used in dental restoration? Mercury2. What is traditionally the main fruit ingredient in Black Forest cake? Cherries3. What does the phrase Magna Cum Laude mean in English? With great ho...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Winter is Beautiful in Red Mountain Ranch, Mesa, AZDo You Need A Buyers Agent to Find Mesa AZ Homes?For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZHomes Currently for Sale in Red Mountain RanchHomes Recently Sold in Red Mountain RanchFor over 30 years, ...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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In addition to twinkling lights and sparkling displays, music becomes an integral part of many holiday celebrations. What better way to get you in the mood for Christmas than with the Westfield Return of the Holiday Tenors. For one night only, they perform at the Presbyterian Church of Westfield....

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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   What If I Want To Sell My Home Without Hiring A Professional Realtor®?Here Are 11 Reasons Why You Want To Hire A Professional Realtor® And NOT Try To Sell Your House Without One!   1.  Pricing ~ The most important step is pricing your house properly. If you charge too little, then you'll alway...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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The Jingle Bell Jog in Delray Beach- 2018 We are so fortunate in Delray to enjoy beautiful weather during the holidays! Where else could you have a Jingle Bell Jog in December and still wear shorts??!!Jingle Bell JogDecember 15, 2018Saturday7:30 AMAnchor Park340 S. Ocean BlvdDelray Beach FL  This...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Alphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo was born in New York City, New York back in 1936 to Robert and Joan. At 7 he contracted polio, he attended Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains. Continuing with his education he graduated from Fordham University in 1956. After graduation, he served at Fort Ben...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Camp Chase Columbus Market Update December 2018 Active Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average Price Per SQFT: $ | Average Taxes: $ | Average DOM:  In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average Price Per SQFT: $ | Aver...

By Victoria Carter, TwoMoveYou
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 More than an afterthought, the right grout contributes to your tile scheme by creating a cohesive, eye-catching unit Yanic Simard August 16, 2017Picking out new tile for your kitchen, bathroom or other space can be rather exciting. It’s easy to get caught up in looking at tile samples and the va...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr.,
(South Carolina Homes Inc.)
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By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Can We Still Qualify if We Don’t Sell our Current Home?”   Joe, I need some advice. We have had our home on the market for 3 months, during this time we have dropped the price $20,000 and it is still not selling. We are at the point we are considering keeping the home and renting it out. Our cur...