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 John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for September 24, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO48°Our Monday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and a few scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with a high temperature of 71°.We can expect a west southwest wind between 10-15mph...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Condos for Sale in Westbriar Plaza | Vienna, VA - September 2018 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the Westbriar Plaza neighborhood of Vienna, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the latest Westbriar Plaza neighborhood g...

By Jennifer Mackay, Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582
(Counts Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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Village of Mill Bayou is another D.R. Horton built waterfront community close to shopping, dinning, as well as the new Panama City International Airport. Read more about the Village of Mill Bayou.Village of Mill Bayou home Sales  | A Lifestyle CommunityThe community features waterfront, fishing, ...

By Karen Rittenhouse, Real Estate Investor
(www.JKKPropertyInvestors.com)
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My last post, Service Animals/Emotional Support Animals – What You Need to Know, discussed the fact that, if you have rental properties, you need to know the laws on service and emotional support animals. We covered rules laid out by the ADA, but there are 2 agencies that create regulation regard...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for August 2018Waukesha WI combines a charming small town feel with excellent amenities, making it a great place to buy your home!Waukesha is a city located 18 miles west of Milwaukee, near the center of Waukesha County in southeastern Wisconsin. It has ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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If you have been in the real estate industry for the last 20 years, you have had to keep up with evolving technical jargon. Similarly, if you are new to real estate, you have had to navigate through old and new technologies. Both of these situations could result in little understanding and a lot...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Alexandria Virginia Homes For Sale
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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How Did Home Sales Perform in Alexandria in August 2018?Let’s take a look at how Alexandria home sales performed during August 2018. We’ll look at the numbers first and then go over the story behind them. Here are the stats for August 2018 in Alexandria…•Number of Sales: 491 (decrease from 582 in...

By Faith LaRosse, Serving Berks, Chester & Montgomery Counties
(Springer Realty Group)
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1046 Queen St Pottstown PA Are you looking for a NON-COOKIE CUTTER home with charm and style?Welcome to 1046 Queen Street…This home includes a ONE YEAR WARRANTY! Welcome home to this lovely twin on a beautiful tree lined street in the East End of town. As you enter the home,you immediately notice...

By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg IL Real Estate
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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It seems that lately in Illinois we are having a revolt of sorts against taxes. In Cook County, which includes the City of Chicago, there are more complications that are always mixed with politics called the 'Chicago Machine'. This is the 'tax tale' of a sold listing of mine in Schaumburg. When ...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Donegal Cliffs Dublin Market Update September 2018 Active Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $650,000 | Average SQFT: 3,265 | Average Price Per SQFT: $217 | Average Taxes: $14,303 | Average DOM: 30 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $404,000 | Average SQ...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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 The Elkins Home Selling Team with Elite Realty Group provides services with Morristown TN Real Estate For Sale and Morristown TN Homes For Sale to home buyers and home sellers in Morristown Tennessee, Whitesburg, Talbott, Russellville, Sevierville, Bean Station, Dandridge, Pigeon Forgeand surrou...

By Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager
(American West Realty & Management)
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Product Review: Asana for project / task tracking Are you a checklist fanatic like me? I'm a property manager so checklists and systems are extremely important to me. I have checklists for marketing property, screening applications, on-boarding a new owner or tenant, inspection properties, and mu...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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5 Cleaning Hacks to Keep Your Home Looking Show-Ready 24/7         When you're selling your home, you must be ready for people to pop in at a moment's notice. And no, it's not like when your neighbor drops by to ask you to water her plants while she's on vacation, and leaves in five minutes witho...

By Janet Brooks, Integrity and Excellence in Life & Real Estate
(Brooks & Associates)
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What is your mission today? Is it al about you? Possibly all about finding the next buyer or seller....How would life change if you stopped first to consider your mission and why you are here and then proceeded to serve that new buyer or seller?  That mission has served me well. Will you join me? 

By Kenneth Edelstein, The only A+ Accredited BBB NYC Notary
(kenneth-a-edelstein.com)
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Their Signature Let’s use, as a working definition of Their Signature; “somebody's name written by him or her in a characteristic way”. Long ago, about a decade, I was often asked to provide “legible” signatures that matched the name signing. I tried that a few times, mostly with dismal failure. ...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Townhomes for Sale in Westhaven | Springfield, VA - September 2018 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the Westhaven neighborhood of Springfield, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the latest Westhaven neighborhood guide,...

By Jennifer Mackay, Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582
(Counts Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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Venture Out Travel Trail Resort Homes For SaleVenture Out Travel Trail Resort Homes is located within walking distance to the white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico in Panama City Beach, Florida. .  Venture Out Travel Trail Resort Homes is just a few miles from the Pier Park shopping plaza, cl...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
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These are excellent reasons to earn a CRS designation. The education is some of the top in the industry. This week is free education weboinarr week at the Residentail Real Estate Council. I am signed up to listen to 2 and regret I can't hear the others because I will be at a national MLS meeting ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB REALTY)
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Market Watch Sunny Isles Beach Real Estate Week 38 2018Let's see what week 38 in 2018 brought us in Sunny Isles Beach We will start with the closed sales12 happy owners got the keys for their new place in Sunny Isles Beach What did they buy? Click HerePlaza of Americas, Arlen House 100, Oceanview...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Another rainy week-end but Lake Travis is up another foot! Watched the UT football game..how about those horns? For a young football team they are learning to take it up a notch! Enjoyed BBQ with family outside of Austin on a mini road trip to Opie's in Spicewood, TX and got our grandchildren fix...
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