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 Ray Hollins
(Na )
Comments 9
Im currently in the process of taking the Real Estate Agent Course, and at the moment we are talking about the ways to lose your License, and by the way there are 21 different ways in my state.  Now of course these 21 ways covers a very broad spectrum of actions.   One of the things thats I find ...

By Kenzie Church
(Agent Professor)
Comments 0
I've recently been taking online real estate classes and the ethics and conduct section has really struck my interest. Sure, you learn while growing up and becoming adult what is morally okay and what isn't, but what's struck me as most interesting is that there really are people out there that c...

By Steve Pollack, SM Sold offers a variety of marketing solutions
(SM Sold - Agent and Broker Marketing Solutions)
Comments 0
            It’s not uncommon today to have clients call up their agent and explain they are ready to sell their home, or buy a first home for their children. The difference is that 10 years ago, transactions were done in your home or agent’s office with real, concrete paperwork. Today the entire...

By Adam Mhrez, credit repair, fix & rebuild credit score,
(Reliant Credit Repair)
Comments 6
Your credit score matters and it is computed by the credit reporting agency based on individual performance. There are a few factors that go into what impacts your credit score which we will discuss in brief below. 1. The quantity of negative things on your report will influence the FICO assessme...

By Linda Itskovitz, All-in-one visual property marketing in 3D and VR
Comments 14
Real estate agents - do you have the innovative tools you need to win listings and beat the competition? Watch our real estate marketing webinar to learn how 3D tours and VR walkthroughs are helping agents impress sellers, improve their marketing, & crush their competition. Our speakers will give...

By Allison Jensen, Seasoned Realtor helping people find their home.
Comments 12
Planning to sell your home fast? Are you thinking of selling your Warrenton home? There's a difference between selling, and selling it fast. When you want your home off the market in the soonest time possible,  you need to make it stand out against the sea of competing homes for sale in the area....

By Debra Rettberg, Your Friendly Neighborhood Realtor
(Long and Foster Real Estate Inc.)
Comments 11
Are your clients looking for a one of a kind property.  Well here it is!   11808 Franklinville Road, in Upper Falls, Maryland.  (Click here for more details:  Situated in a deep historic area (near Jerusalem Mills Village

By David Peterson
(David Peterson Loan Firm)
Comments 7
Do you need a LOAN for Business or you need a Personal Loan. We Offer Long And Short Term Loans to individuals and companies.You can apply for a fast loan here and get it with ease. For more details regarding our LOAN offer,you are advised to contact our office today via Email. We are proud to sa...

By Cari Sparks, Your Go To Gal For Title Insurance
(Pioneer Title Agency)
Comments 10
Mike, It has been such a pleasure to connect with you.  I'm thrilled that you are enjoying the classes that I put on.  I like getting the feedback.  It means a lot coming from a true professional like you.All my best, Cari Sparks, Pioneer Title Agency6002-715-5704 You never know what a face-to-fa...

By steven jackson, Buyer Agent for Bucketlistbroker Team
(Better Homes & Garden Real Estate)
Comments 13
Stay Focused!  What Makes an MLS Photo Bad? If you belong to any social media group of agents, you will see outrage at bad MLS photos.  Real estate agents are a tough crowd.  They seem to measure every listing they see against how they would better present a home.  It's natural.  It's our job.  T...

By Robert Cowell, Essay writing service
Comments 6
Letterhead: Information should be on the letterhead of the company or the party issuing the release with the logo and contact details.Headline: The headline should be catchy, grabbing the attention of the media person. The media is rarely bothered with the details of the content – they just look ...

By Andrew Smith, Realtor for Kelowna Peachland and Lake Country
(Andrew Smith Royal LePage Kelowna)
Comments 7
 Selling Kelowna Homes in the FallAs fall season quickly approaches, a number of homeowners begin to wonder if this is the right time to sell or simply wait for spring. Do you find yourself in this dilemma?Well, selling your home in fall will depend on a few things. Just because the booming summe...

By Abby Renovations
Comments 6
At Abby Renovations Ltd, our main concern is you. We’ll design according to your requirements, make within your budget and work hard to deliver the besAt Abby Renovations Ltd, our main concern is you. We’ll design according to your requirements, make within your budget and work hard to deliver th...

By Kesha Hamilton, Real estate agent serving TN and MS
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 15
4221 Sable Dr, Memphis, TN Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure $ 115,0003 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 2698 SQUARE FEET NO CITY TAXES!!! Priced BELOW market value! This darling property is being sold As Is and has TONS of potential! It boasts a ...

By John Alexander Smith, We give out loan at 4% low interest rate
(Solution Tehcer8 LLC)
Comments 6
Hello,I am writing to inform you that my company SOLUTION TECHER8 LLC,Can Lend you any amount of loan you need.We are expanding our investment presence by granting loan to fund projects world wide and to all viable and lucrative sectors at 4% interest rate per annum with up to 20 years repayment ...

By Mohit Patil
Comments 4
Pristine Equiife, by Pristine Properties, presents a number of 1 BHK & 2 BHK new launch flats in  Balewadi, Pune. Surrounded by a number of hospitals, schools, banks and convenient outlets, the project layout offers the home buyers with every facility they are looking for.Project overviewOffering...

By Katie Spodyak, Realtor Specializing in the Highway 285 Corridor
(Re/Max Professionals)
Comments 9
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By r c
Comments 11
Ok, hmmmmm.  In looking for a lead service of course I look to zillow. We have to agree that pipelines help and referrals can only go so far and are not scalable.  Whats your experience with zillow? Thank you.    

(James Standart LLC)
Comments 4
LOAN FUNDING! LOAN FUNDING! LOAN FUNDING! We offer all kind of Real Estate loan at 4% interest rate with no prepayment penalty. interested borrower should please mail me at for more loan info. Thanks,James,Direct Private Lender.Phone: 240.407.7486

By Kathy Dulhagen - Realtor, "Find the Coastal Home of Your Dreams"
(Coastal Home Group)
Comments 7
I was thinking back to when we made our most recent move; leaving the home that I raised my children in, in a town that my husband grew up in; to move 600+ miles away to a new state, town & house. Changing houses can be an exciting, yet difficult thing sometimes, the house changes everything abou...