Recent Blog Posts

The amazing members of ActiveRain produce hundreds of blog posts every single day of the year.  There is a wonderful mix of all things real estate and beyond for your reading pleasure.

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By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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A FREE Walking Tour of Campbell, CA This Saturday, October 21st! by Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweHistory is everywhere, and everything has history. The market you go to for groceries, the bank you go to, the stoplight you hate waiting at... yes, every single man-made area has a histo...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(Homesmart International)
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The one thing I should look forward to every day, is wondering what exciting award-winning gift will come my way.And what is so amazing you never know from one hour or second to the next when it will come your way.Give you one example, today, I saw a new primary care physician my best friend had ...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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It’s an age old real estate question - is it better to buy or is it better to rent? Obviously, there are a lot of different factors that go into answering a question of this nature. One element worth considering is the real estate market in Tallahassee.  2006 marked the beginning of a decline, wi...

By Jeff Jensen
(The Federal Savings Bank/Lending in 50 states)
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The Dow Jones Insdutrials Average, a price weighted average of the 30 most prominent stocks contributing to the U.S. economy, crashed through the 23,000 mark during the trading session today prior to closing below it.  Don't be too disppointed, however, as it did close at yet another record high....

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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When the weather turns the pups are not big into lolly-gagging about outside. They go and check out the neighbors, bark at the pups next door and then they are ready to come back in. If I'm not there immediately, they look for me and bark as if to say, OK I don't have all day let's go. So this is...

By Pamela Cendejas, Second Self Virtual Assistance (928) 692-3235
(Second Self Virtual Assistance)
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Put These 5 Things on Your Blog Creation ChecklistSitting down to write a blog post can, at times, be daunting.  Finding an interesting topic to write about can be the most difficult part of the process.  Once you know what you want to write about, here are the  5 things you need to include on yo...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Condos for Sale in Marquis At Vienna Statn | Vienna, VA - September 2017 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the Marquis At Vienna Statn neighborhood of Vienna, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the September 2017 full m...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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Buckingham Springs is an active adult communty in Buckingham Township,  Bucks county. People love to live there because of the location and affordability. It is within minutes  of fine dining in New Hope and Doylestown and close to shopping at Penns Purchase outlet stores, Peddlers Village in Lah...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Lori Cain is getting the word out about this online Blogging Mastermind group. I hope to log in for the first time this Thursday, 10/19.Read more, from Lori.  eXp Realty has a group of bloggers that meet weekly in the cloud to discuss all aspects of blogging, SEO, syndication and more. We speak t...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
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Commercial lenders are there to lend a helping hand when companies need extra assistance with financing. But not every borrower is experienced enough to know what to expect when looking for the right lender for their business goals.Sometimes your company needs some extra financing to restructure...

By Jeff Jensen
(The Federal Savings Bank/Lending in 50 states)
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Mortgage backed securities (MBS) closed flat today at 103.03 having finished the day just 8 basis points below resistance offered by the 100 day moving average. The 30 year was available at 4.00% today.  The 30 year jumbo was at 4.00%.  Whether in New England, the Mid Atlantic or the Midwest or a...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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Possible 1031 Exchange Extension for Investors in 2017 Calif. Firesby Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe Ron Ricard, VP of Investment Property Exchange Services, Inc., shares the following information on possible extensions for 1031 exchange investors whose properties were involved in the...

By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
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 Local Market Update - The Waikiki Neighborhood of Honolulu - September 2017  Single Family Homes September Year to Date 2017 / 2016 Change 2017 / 2016 Change New Listings 1 / 2  -50% 4 / 3  33% Closed Sales 1 / 0 - 3 / 1 200% Median Sales Price $2,380,000 / $0 - $1,103,000 / $390,000 183% Percen...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
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I still run into people that believe they are required to have 20% of the purchase price for a down payment on a home purchase. I field this question from 1st-time buyers to older folks who are down-sizing and haven't purchased a home in a number of years. The answer to the question is...No… You ...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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I am a morning person and get more work and marketing done in the morning same as Hella.  She has a excellent blog here. Real Estate is a profession in which we handle so many tasks, that we need to organize our days in such a way that we get everything done...and then some. It's not enough that ...

By Mike & Jennifer Rigley, Expert Real Estate Services
(Real Estate Specialist -Rigley Realty Group)
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Mike and Jennifer Rigley (buyers) 916.378.4671 / (sellers) 916-660-5823 Info@RigleyRG.com What’s My Elk Grove Home Worth? Please call us to discuss your potential Home Value in Elk Grove, CA 916-660-5823. Click here to use our FREE Online Home Value Estimator. Call for a FREE consultation Here’s ...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Forest Hill Columbus Market Update October 2017 Active Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $59,989 | Average SQFT: 774 | Average Price Per SQFT: $0 | Average Taxes: $397 | Average DOM: 3 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $59,999 | Average SQFT: 870 | Ave...

By Doug Rogers, Your Alexandria Louisiana Agent
(Bayou Properties)
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Pineville La Real Estate Market Report- October 2017Is a relocation to Pineville La in your cards this quarter? Or perhaps 2017 is the year you take the leap and become a first time home buyer. Either way, local real estate market is key. Let's take a minute to see how the Pineville La real estat...

By April Taylor, Use my experience, knowledge, and professionalism
(HomeSmart)
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By Jodi Goldberg, Top Realtor in Marlboro NJ/Manalapan NJ
(RE/MAX Central Marlboro, Manalapan NJ)
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