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 Beachworks LLC, Buying and Selling Houses in Seattle
(Beachworks LLC)
Comments 4
Beachworks and Ashworth Homes present 6 new construction townhomes. These homes are located on 180th Street, with easy access to I-5 and the future 185th light rail station. Walk to Cromwell Park, Shoreline Stadium and the Shoreline Library. Just a short drive to shopping centers on Aurora and No...

By Vicki Stabile, We Give You Power of Deep Roots
(USA Real Estate Academy)
Comments 8
As of late, the real estate industry (REIT) has seen an ascent in advanced dangers extending from phishing and email traded off assaults to breaks. These dangers have likewise focused on manufacturers and others in the lodging space.Consider the hack that focused real estate and title protection ...

By FAST CASH HOME BUYERS, buy my house austin
Comments 5
If you’re seeking to promote your house fast for coins we buy houses Austin Texas you’ll find that the conventional method of promoting your own home through an estate agent may be a prolonged and elaborate procedure.If you need a quick house sale for coins, then promoting your property via estat...

By Mary Miller, Marketing and Selling in Jacksonville FL
(ERA Davis & Linn)
Comments 6
I'm looking for a cost effective, flexible  CRM system.  I have a company provided one that is really good, but would like to move to one I manage.  I would like it to:1) track and label/manage contacts, 2) allow for email drip campaigns for prospects & 3) follow up plans for each contact categor...

By Edward Yarbra, Private commercial finance
( LLC)
Comments 4
  Check Us Out! , We look forward to being able to better discuss with you any of your financial needs.  Our commercial / industrial products start at a minimum loan amount of $2,000,000 up to $15,000,000 with rates from 6.25% up to 6.75% Small to mid market business ow...

By Hanspreet Arora, Trusted & Well Known Realtor in Brampton
(Best Realtor Brampton)
Comments 4
In today’s world, the need for proper accommodation is greater than what it was 10 years ago. People are lining up to invest in properties and the demand for properties here in Toronto has increased tenfold. Developers in turn are trying to meet the demands of buyers by producing and developing n...

By Caldera Investments, We Buy Houses
(Caldera Investments)
Comments 3
Selling your home for cash can be a crazy and stressful time. Once people become aware you are a target for Realtors and Cash Home Buyers.  Everyone will tell you they provide the best service and can benefit you the most. What is the reality of the situation? Should you sell your house for cash?...

By Krystin Mitchell, CPA CFE, Accounting, Tax Preparation & Resolution, Tax Lien
Comments 8
You just received a letter from the IRS stating you owe back taxes or maybe you are in a situation where you have several years of unfiled tax returns and you have no idea what to do. Stop your panicking! On this week's episode, we posted a short video that explains exactly what you need to do wh...

By Robin "RCB" Carter, Your Real Estate Goal Accomplisher, SJ & PA
(RCB Living)
Comments 4
If you are an investor, you may be losing out on opportunities that exist to help you choose where you should be investing your money in Real Estate. Are you taking advantage of the opportunities out there? Would it make sense to look further into properties available that would spark economic gr...

By Amy Packer, Real estate agent serving Arkansas County
Comments 8
In order to create those strong real estate bonds, you are going to need to make sure that you have the right people skills and understanding the key things that impact on building relationships with clients.So, here are 5 top tips for improving your relationship building and people skills in rea...

By Charlotte Rose, Broker-Associate specializing in residential/ land
(Realty Professionals of Florida)
Comments 7
I did this article back in 2008 when I was an active member of Active Rain.  I think it still applies today!  Disclaimer:  All examples used in this are fictional.Any resemblance to you is coincidental. The purpose of this is to inform not insult!1) Leave the lawn, after all its the house they ar...

By Juliana Malouff-Mc Croskey, Real estate agent with CSA serving Yavapai County
(Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate BloomTree Realty)
Comments 16
Hi Everyone! This is Juliana Malouff-Mc Croskey, a REALTOR® associated with Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate BloomTree Realty in Prescott, AZ AND this is my first blog. Feeling a little uncomfortable at the moment, but it will pass.I have lived in the Prescott area since 1972 so I know it we...

By Barry Frette, I specialize in commercial & luxury properties!
(William Raveis South Florida)
Comments 8
Delray Beach Luxury Seasonal Rental - With over $1 billion in recent developments, Delray Beach is a coastal community with all the fun of a big city and the best part, the downtown actually backs up to the beach. My listing is a double-sized lot renovated historic home in the Marina District dow...

By Amme Linds, Hi! I am Amme. I am working as a virtual stager
(Virtual Staging Photos)
Comments 5
Statistics show that the sales of real estate agents have recently grown rapidly thanks to the popularity of virtual staging effectiveness. This gives customers an amazing experience. Therefore, 3D home staging is considered a must-have tool for marketing. It is because realty companies want to r...

By AC 808-321-1628
(Empire Network Realty)
Comments 7
Can You Still Get a Stated Income Mortgage?   Believe it or not, the calls come in.  "Do you guys still do stated income loans?"  Still?  Seriously, a lot has changed in ten years, but in the home lending building perhaps there has not been a more pronounced departure than the Elvis of all mortg...

By Jordan Smith, ­Altra Insurance is a one-stop shop for all your i
(Altra Insurance Services Inc.)
Comments 3
. Oftentimes people are unsure about things that are and aren’t covered by their policies until some sort of damage occurs, but it can be too late sometimes. Homeowner’s insurance policies may vary but many of them will give coverage for sudden or unexpected damage. But most of them don’t include...

By Katelyn Rogers, Managing real estate broker in NYC
(Park Lane)
Comments 25
As a real estate specialist, you want to stay competitive on the market, so you stay one step ahead of other agents in your industry. Today, 92% of buyers use the internet to find their potential house, so having an active online presence is a must.In 2019, a real estate agent should use social m...

By Bilal Alvi, Leading Real Estate Agency
(Berq Properties)
Comments 2
Gulberg Islamabad has been performing really well recently. The developing work is ongoing rapidly. It is an organized and secured housing society.If you’re looking to invest in Islamabad’s real estate market, Gulberg Islamabad is the best option. In the first six months of 2019, Gulberg has been...

By Tino Jaimes, We Buy Houses Houston | Sell My Houston House Fast
(Sunrise House Buyers TX)
Comments 4
You have a damaged, leaking roof in your house and you’re trying to determine if it’s worth fixing it or just selling the house? That’s quite a big decision to make, and depending on the severity of the roof damage, a decision that needs to be made urgently.The roof is one of the critical, mechan...

By Francis DeHaney, Mortgage Agent
(Mortgage Alliance Company Canada)
Comments 3
As a Mortgage Agent, i have aceess to a large and diverse netwwork of lenders. This means i can get the best-suited rate and term for First-time Homebuyers and all other mortgage needs in Ontario. I beleive that superior service, clear communication and dedicated client support (before, during an...