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.

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By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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Thinking about livening up the botanical part of your house? Gardening is a good hobby especially if you’re a nature lover. Guests are also usually impressed if one has a well-tended patio or backyard which highly adds to an overall house’s appeal. If you’re not sure where to start, go ahead and...

By Gloria Todor, & Doug Durren (484) 431-3686 in SE PA
(Century 21 Absolute Realty )
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Media PA, Delaware County PA Real Estate - Homes For Sale August 2018 Media, Delaware County Pennsylvania motto is "Everybody's Hometown".   Residential Houses for sale in Media PA as of August 17, 2018 *Active Listings 7*Price Range $250,000 - $798,352*Pending/Under Contract Listings 12   Reside...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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Calling the process of selling a home “intimidating” is a huge understatement! It feels daunting and the potential for failure can be incredibly intimidating. Wouldn’t it be great to crack the code on home selling? To know that you’ve done everything in your power to ensure a quick and profitabl...

By Joyce Marsh, Daytona Beach Florida, Presenting The Finest in Florida Coastal Living...
(Joyce Marsh Homes Team at Premier Sotheby’s International Realty)
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Sold at 316 Tuscany Chase Drive, Daytona Beach Florida The Address in 316 Tuscany Chase Drive, Daytona Beach Florida 32118  This is a beautiful 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 2 Car Garage home.  A Gorgeous Kitchen with Granite, 2nd Floor Bonus Room, and a Beautiful Backyard are just a few of the many featu...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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There are Real Estate News Sources that you should subscribe to and stay up-to-date with what is happening with the industry, the market, Buyers and Sellers and all the new Technology tools that you can use to better serve your clients. Let's start with the list I have and PLEASE let me know via...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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. Whether it is ego involved or..."...it's the way I always did it...the way I was taught" kind of excuse...it may well not be the highest and best answer as to the "right way to practice real estate."     We find this to be more pervasive of late ...Yesterday we wrote about a lender who decided...

By Joyce Marsh, Daytona Beach Florida, Presenting The Finest in Florida Coastal Living...
(Joyce Marsh Homes Team at Premier Sotheby’s International Realty)
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 Joyce Marsh, Luxury Home Specialist at Premier Sotheby's International Realty is proud to present  The Golden Sunsets Estate in beautiful Daytona Beach Florida.A stunning direct riverfront property on the banks of the scenic Halifax River that flows through the city of Daytona Beach. New Price $...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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  I was reading an article today and thought I would share this with everyone as I found it to be very interesting .This News brief was seems to be a big win . Please read and let me know what your opinions are .. Be sure to read the IRS summery at the end .   Big win for Realtors®: IRS’s guidan...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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We forget that there are swords that cut both ways and a good reminder is to get slashed by one. What if we put something up for sale and it doesn't sell? First answer is a no-brain-er. We lower the price. What if that doesn't work? We make some curb repairs? What then if that doesn't produce? G...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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Criminals have a reliance on tricking victims to get access to account information, like passwords. This is known as social engineering, and is also called a “confidence crime.” These come in many forms: Do Not Take the Bait of These Phishermen A phishing email that targets a specific person is ...

By Ryan Case, Realtor servicing all of Southern California
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Eastborne Manor Westwood Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Eastborne Manor Condo Complex in Westwood, look no further! As a Westwood condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search all Eastborne Manor...

By John Herman, Licensed Illinois Managing Broker- Property up Inc
(Property Up Inc.)
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Real Estate In Hoffman Estates is a balanced market favoring buyers. There is significant amount of homes for sale in Hoffman Estates, and buyers are not in a rush to buy yet. There is a 7.01 months supply of inventory on the market in Hoffman Estates on August 31, 2018.Now is the Time to Buy!The...

By Gloria Todor, & Doug Durren (484) 431-3686 in SE PA
(Century 21 Absolute Realty )
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Brookhaven Homes For Sale, Delaware County, PA - August 2018 Brookhaven has a long recorded history.  According to Wikipedia Brookhaven was originally part of a land grant that was given to William Penn in 1681 by King Charles of England. Residential Homes For Sale in Brookhaven PA as of August 1...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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In this corner is Agent X with over a decade of real estate experience, with literally hundreds of real estate transactions completed.  Expert in negotiating and keeping calm when others would rather lose their tempers. Skilled in all the required legal aspects.  Federal, state and local require...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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How to Avoid the Top 8 Home Inspection Mistakes It’s easy to get swept up in the excitement of buying a home. Once you’ve had an offer accepted on your dream house, you’ll probably be anxious to move in. However, before you make a significant financial commitment, it’s best to know exactly what ...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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There are many reasons why you might want to conduct a background check, ranging from employment procedures to the needs of academic, medical and other organizations to ascertain the history of people with whom they are interacting. Background checks can be very delicate things though, and it’s ...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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The other day Diane emailed me from her flight that she will be landing soon and she did not want dinner instead just a snack. So with that said, I quickly put this together. Good thing I picked up some fruit from the Farmers Market in Westchester, CA.    Now, if you are looking for a knowledgeab...

By Charles Stallions Property Manager, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
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Pace 32571 and Florida News: Average mortgage rates edge up – 30-year at 4.54%The FRM hit its highest point since late June, but mortgage rates have remained relatively constant over the past few weeks. Read more.    THOUSANDS OF HOMES.... One Address www.charlesstallions.com Sign up for our Mont...

By Ryan Case, Realtor servicing all of Southern California
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Marina Strand II Marina Del Rey Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Marina Strand II Condo Complex in Marina Del Rey, look no further! As a Marina Del Rey condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
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In this corner is Agent X with over a decade of real estate experience, with literally hundreds of real estate transactions completed.  Expert in negotiating and keeping calm when others would rather lose their tempers.Skilled in all the required legal aspects.  Federal, state and local requireme...
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