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 Bonna Hughes, Financial education for women
Comments 2
After purchasing our first home in 2017, my husband and I immediately went back into debt payoff mode. Prior to purchasing our home, we had become completely debt-free-- eliminating nearly $50,000 in debt in about 6 months. Though we knew that purchasing our first home would put us back into debt...

By Eric van Dalen, Real Estate Investor serving Montana
Comments 1
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By Olga Malahova, Sales and VacationRental Agent on Nantucket island
(Jordan Real Estate)
Comments 10
If you know anyone thinking of coming to Nantucket, MA, let me know. I'd love to be able to serve them if I can. 

By cristhian zafra
Comments 5
 Communication is one of the most important skills for new real estate agents to master. Communication leads everything that you do as a real estate agent, whether you’re explaining the buying process to a first-time home buyer, negotiating an offer for a seller, or marketing to prospects via soc...

By Josh voyles
(Keller Williams)
Comments 6
Looking to get your home sold fast!  Contact me for a free market analysis and presentation of how we get you sold the first weekend on the market!   

By Lee Jennings
(Keller Williams - North Seattle)
Comments 7
2-9-2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Did you know that you can buy a property with a VA loan and put NOTHING DOWN?!  And – due to a recent change, VA loans have NO LOAN LIMIT. This means, if you can qualify based on the rental income of the property and your own income, you can buy a property up to 2 ...

By Tiana Baker, Broker | Brokerage Operations
(Keller Williams North Seattle)
Comments 6
One of my favorite things about living in Northeast Seattle is the countless parks that are either a walk, bike ride, or short drive away. My favorite of these is a quiet little community center just north of NE 65th and East of Green Lake. It’s a bit hidden in a “blink-and-you’ll-miss-it” kind o...

By Genesis LOPEZ HERNANDEZ, Real estate agent student in the state of Utah
(Real Estate Agent Student)
Comments 5
 I am new in this world of real estate, and learning a little about the types of principals , I draw a lot of attention to the way in which, as agents, we can protect and guarantee the interests of our clients, to give a broader idea to  continuation I will talk about the types of principals:  Ty...

By Nina Czapiewski, Certified Home Stager serving Washington County
Comments 4
The reason I joined active rain was, so people get to know me and my business Also I love meeting new people and reading blog posts. I look forward to being on active rain and writing some post about home staging. How I got into home staging was In California, After working all day I decided to t...

By Rick Roberts
Comments 4
I’ve just started my agent presale online class and have been learning about what do to in order to keep my license - Ethics and Conduct. They’re teaching us the importance of being honest, which to me is a “no duh” topic. However, when reading online about how many violations there are, it’s beg...

By Cesar Alfonzo, Real Estate Agent serving in Clermont Florida
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 6
589 AUTUMN ASH DR, , FL 34715 CLERMONT FL 34714 $400,000 | 4 BEDROOMS | 2 1/2 BATHROOMS | 2 CAR PARKING | 2937 SQUARE FEET | MLS: O5839460 This fantastic floor plan 4 Bedroom 2 1/2 bad room for a growing family is extremely functional, has ceramic tile throughout and decoration . The welcoming f...

By rohit kaurav, i am seo expert in technobizzar
(technobizzar software solutions)
Comments 0
The digital marketing is very important for your business because every business wants to come online and the business needs to work so by using digital marketing the business gets many leads and will increase their online presence. The digital marketing works where your customers want your servi...

By Adam Barakzai, AHS Realty Pros, a 100% Commission Brokerage
Comments 3
If you are thinking of making a broker change we offer a great commission structure and a model that may work very well for you. We provide agent support as best we can and we do not make false promises. We know that each agent has a unique style and different level of experience. Please contact ...

By Heidi Owens, Real Estate Agent in Training
(Agent Professor )
Comments 0
I am in the beginning of my training to become a real estate professional.  What I have learned so far I have found very intersting.  One of the activities in my course is to write a blog.  What?  I have never done that (or wanted to).  But it is part of the course, so I will give it a try.  The ...

By Gabiel Bridge, Commercial real estate
Comments 5
Art has become an integral part of the Miami luxury lifestyle. Exhibitions, art shows, and gatherings are no longer a rarity, but a norm for rich residents. Besides, they are also looking for exclusive opportunities to enjoy art at home, so property management companies are striving to meet their...

By Katelyn Langthorn, God First, Others Second, Self Third
(TM5 Properties)
Comments 9
 1503 N San Jacinto St., Conroe, TX 77301$165,000MLS# 930418523 Bed | 2 bath | 1408 sf Call Katie Langthorn at 832-937-7637 to see if this property is still available & arrange your private showing. You will love the original hardwood floors and all the space for entertaining, including the priva...

By Dane Utigard, PNW Real Estate Advisor
(Keller Williams-Eastside)
Comments 3
As a PNW native and avid adventurer, I thought I would use my experiences throughout the state of Washington to bring attention to the part of home that is often overlooked by us working in real estate. Within a couple hour drive of the Greater Seattle-Tacoma metro areas, there sits a lifetime wo...

By Jessica Gonzalez, Phone Chargers for Real estate Agents
(Incharged-Cell Phone Charging Stations)
Comments 2
Are you trying hard to be on top of the game when it comes to event marketing? If you are, you are not the only one. Event marketing is one of the hottest professions of this day and age. Every event marketer tries hard to make sure that their event is a success greater than there ever has been.H...

By Susan Nadler, Central Florida Title Insurance Company
(Scarab Title & Escrow Services, LLC.)
Comments 18
Remote Online Real Estate Closings - Title Companies Prepare for Change.Remote online real estate closings enter 2020 and title companies prepare for one of the largest changes in this business since TRID. We all remember having to sit at the closing table signing our life away on what seemed lik...

By Jackie Hebdon, Taking an online Real Estate class.
Comments 5
It has been many years since I did blogging.  I am currently taking a real estate licensing class and this is part of my learning process.  I have been learning about the Code of Ethics.  For me, it is just plain common sense, but I can see that the False Advertising code could get a little trick...