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 Ann Patounas, Real Estate Broker serving San Diego County
(Remax United)
Comments 11
Any feedback on your experience would be appreciated

By Cali Larkin
Comments 9
I have been contemplating on hiring someone to stage my home. Is it true that staging really helps sell your home faster? What are the hidden costs, is it a flat rate? Is it tax deductible?

Comments 9
Apply for a quick and convenient loan to pay off bills,personal loans,student loans, Xmas loan, Mortgage loan, Consolidation loan and to start a new business or re-financing your projects at a cheapest interest rate of 6%. Do contact us today via email: ( with loan amount needed...

By Linda Cook, Sellers, Seniors, Veterans, Napa, Marin, Buyers
Comments 9
When conducting your home search, it's important that you look at houses from the perspective of a 3 year old that is looking for ways to "get into something"!  Closet space, for instance, is a great place for a kid to explore.  When you're trying to find your dream home, the needs of these littl...

By CHARLES SMITH, Lender serving nation wide
Comments 6
Get your loan with interest rate as low as 5%.100% funding with minimum documentation, no collateral needed,funding as fast as 48 hours after approval. I offers all types of loans, personal loans(unsecured),business loans (unsecured), combination loans, consolidation loans,car loans, loans, house...

By Melissa Cochran, Mortgage Lending
(Macon Mortgage, Inc.)
Comments 15
A little about me:My name is Melissa Cochran.  I was born in SC.  I currently live in Warner Robins, GA and work for Macon Mortgage, Inc. as a mortgage loan processor, compliance officer, and administrative assistant.  What I'm doing now:I have just completed the 20 hour prelicensure education cl...

By Harrison Ford
(Harrison Ford)
Comments 11
This beautiful apartment is proximity to restaurants and shops, universities, and public transportation. Spacious 1 bedroom and bath with large walk-in closet, laundry, and gourmet galley kitchen with high-qualities appliances.

By Ania Miller, Real Estate Agent serving Annapolis MD and beyond.
(Keller Williams Flagship of Maryland )
Comments 7
Autumn in Annapolis...there's nothing quite like it.It comes with a chill in the air and an excitement  that flows through the region—from the City Dock in downtown historic Annapolis to the fall festivals that go to the far corners of the Annapolis Countryside.The clicking sounds of the horses h...

By Trendmaker Homes, Trendmaker is a premier new home builder in Texas.
(Trendmaker Homes)
Comments 8
Trendmaker Homes, a Houston-based luxury homebuilder, is expanding its presence in the Austin area. Trendmaker has purchased 29 lots in the 5,000-acre master-planned community of Crystal Falls in Leander, north of Austin. Will Holder, president of Trendmaker Homes & Development, said model homes ...

By Michael Smith, Proven systems to sell your home for top dollar
(Century 21)
Comments 11
The Classic Dilemma – Buy or Sell First?Maybe your family is growing or maybe you are ‘right’ sizing; whatever the motivation is for your upcoming move, deciding whether to buy your new home or sell your existing one first is an important decision to make as one of the first steps in your home bu...

By Colleen Paquet
Comments 0
Real Estate agents are in charge of large sums of money during real estate transactions. Agents are handling huge sums of peoples savings and earnings, so the utmost care must be taken with this money. Agents must have a seperate account so commingling of funds doesn't happen inadvertently.  If a...

By Rick Nayar, The Best Florida Title Insurance Company!
(Artesian Title)
Comments 6
Artesian Title is a concierge title service aiding realtors and lenders across the state of Florida.In their decades of experience, our team has learned that clients expect top-tier customer service. As the concierge title company, Artesian Title is dedicated providing our clients with the commun...

By Ivica Vulic, Croatia real estate agency real estate in Croatia
(Broker real estate)
Comments 15
1. Their buildings are falling downCroatia has a heritage dating back thousands of years, which spectacular ruins such as the Pula Arena, the sixth largest Roman Amphitheatre in the world. 2. Their planes have no wheelsLast year the first scheduled seaplane service in modern European aviation his...

By Marvin Gardens Real Estate, Residential Real Estate serving SF East Bay
(Marvin Gardens Real Estate)
Comments 11
Buying a house will be the largest purchase most people will make in their lifetime, and mortgages allow people to afford real estate without paying in full up front. Much like a car loan, a mortgage is a type of debt instrument where the borrower pledges the real property to the lender as securi...

By Gregory Dave
(Bellview Investment Limited )
Comments 5
Are you a business man or woman? Do you need funds to start up your own business? Do you need a loan to settle your debts or pay off your bills? Do you have a low credit score & finding it difficult to obtain capital loan from Banks and other financial institutions? Bellview Investments Limited h...

By Angela shirley, Facebook Live Chat Support executive
(Quick Support Service)
Comments 9
Facebook, is a popular social media website is considered to be a tycoon in the internet world.  With millions of users accessing this social media website due to one or the other reason and several getting registered with FB on a daily basis, it is all due to its worldwide popularity. With the w...

By Jordyn Butler
Comments 6
Dishonesty to me seems like the major factor with of losing your licesne with all 21 ways. If you are dishonest you will lose a lot of respect and clients. Being dishonest about the price of a home, about certain things with the home, basically being dishonest with anything in real estate leads t...

By Krish D'Errico
(Keller Williams Classic III Realty)
Comments 9

By Angela Mounteer
(Observer / student )
Comments 0
It is an offence under state and federal law for an estate agent or representative to mislead or deceive a client (seller or landlord) or a consumer (buyer or tenant) by their conduct or representations.So, what is fair?An advertisement will be compliant with advertising laws if it meets the test...

By Brett McIntyre, Digital Marketing & SEO For Real Estate Companies
(216 Marketing)
Comments 8
As we all know that the landscape of online digital marketing is shifting and becoming more and more competitive with every passing year. Based on digital marketing statistics of 2017, we can see that to be a successful marketer online you have to explore the 6 of the best marketing strategies as...