Nikesh Parekh's Real Estate Blog

Follow me
Services for Real Estate Pros - Suplari, Inc.
Blogging & SEO changed dramatically in 2013 due to Google's Hummingbird search algorithm update.  Core changes to Blogging Post Hummingbird Update are critical to driving search traffic. Kerrie wrote a great blost this morning describing the ActiveRain blog posts with the most comments in 2013.  ...
I saw this cool exercise on LinkedIn on James Raybould's blog.  I am not sure if I believe it, but a quick scan of the Internet says that the word(s) you see first say a lot about your personality. What words do you see first?  Leave your word in the comments section below.
Kris, Kerrie and Bob asked me to pen a blog post on ActiveRain and (hopefully) add some perspective on the incredible amount that has been invested into ActiveRain by Market Leader and Trulia over the past year.   All this work has culminated with a professional design, new SEO architecture for t...
This is the first time, at least in my recollection, when my birthday has fallen so closely to Thanksgiving.  It is only appropriate for me to give thanks on my 40th birthday.   Here is a short list of some of the blessings that I count on a such a special day in my life.  Thank you everyone for ...
Well, it finally happened.  The real estate section of the Sunday Seattle Times has disappeared.  Good old Section D.  Gone.  Finite-o.   I, as many people, do enjoy opening up the Sunday newspaper, although I hear this is becoming a shrinking past time.  I always flip through the main section, l...
Hey 'Rainers, Please take a minute to fill out the below survey.  We are in the process of trying to build the best IDX web site on the planet.  It would be great to get feedback from ActiveRain.   The survey should take no more than 15 minutes.  In exchange for your GREAT feedback, you will get ...
Luxury Home at 2095 Blarney Place SE, Bellevue, WA 98004 On Killarney Circle in Enatai Killarney Circle is one of the best parts of the Enatai neighborhood in Bellevue, WA.  Enatai is a beatiful neighborhood located right near downtown Bellevue, WA, near Lake Washington, and is a 15 minute drive ...
To both consumers and agents, there is nothing more annoying than bad photos.  Face it.  The Internet is becoming more and more visual.  The iPad and the iPhone making reading harder.  Consumers are skimming and looking for pictures more than anything else.  Good pictures.  Like really good pictu...
I am very excited to participate in Debbie Reyonds' What We Have in Common, Getting to Know Each Other Better Contest. Here goes nothing! My parents were childhood friends and grew up down the street from each other in Mumbai, India. My father moved to the United States in 1965 to study at Clark...
Congratulations to the team here at ActiveRain and Market Leader that just launched the newly redesigned ActiveRain.  Today, we launched a new design and navigation and we will be improving each section of ActiveRain over time.  We had the ActiveRain Ambassadors beta test the new site for the pas...

Nikesh Parekh

Technology Entrepreneur, Executive, & Investor
Contact The Author