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 Hitesh Mistry, Turnkey Data Management Solutions for Real Estate
Comments 6
Real estate sector is perhaps the most competitive of all industries. Data entry outsourcing including data collection from property documents, data mining for property foreclosure and ownership information collection, realtors / real estate agents data collection & research, MLS data research et...

By Yatin Arora, Professional Real Estate Agent
(Shanti Niketan)
Comments 5
If you have a small or medium sized business and looking to optimize your site locally or modify your website. As day by day, the presence of online users increasing, nearly about 40-50%  of the users perform searches through their mobile devices. So it’s very important if you are a small busines...

By Jason B. Freeman, IRS Tax Defense, Attorney-CPA
(Freeman Law, PLLC)
Comments 22
We are in the midst of a revolution-a digital transformation driven by what many believe could be the most powerful decentralizing force since the rise of the Internet: Blockchain. It is difficult to overstate the potential impact of this technology and its applications. Much as the double-entry ...

By Renee Goodemote, Real estate agent serving Wellington FL
(United Realty Group)
Comments 13
 Welcome to Bella Terra Farm! This is truly a one of a kind Equestrian Estate nestled on 5 acres in beautiful Deer Run Equestrian Community. This working farm offers all the amenities as well as the potential of a huge income generator. Upon entering the beautiful wrought iron gates you are welco...

By Nancy Hancock, Real Estate agent in East Hillsborough
(Red Baron Real Estate Squadron)
Comments 7
Check out Riverfest for some local fun this weekend This weekend the entire Riverwalk area will be filled with lights, music, vendors, and family-friendly activities and events.  The main stage will feature a full music line-up with some of our favorite local bands and musicians, including the Bl...

By John Henry, Residential Architect, Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
Comments 6
One must seek value in any home purchase.  Designing for your family is important as you keep in mind the potential for resale.  Obviously the location of the house, whether in a suburb or rural area and the amenities nearby including hospitals, food stores, restaurants, retail, and entertainment...

By Drew Spears, Making Dreams Come True
(Michael Blake Realty Group)
Comments 8
 Applying for a mortgage is a complicated process. It isn’t like applying for a car loan. You need more detailed information, and you have to prove everything you state as truth, such as how much you made last year. It can be a confusing process if you don’t know it ahead of time. Here is what to...

By Owemanco Canada, Custom Tailored Financing Solutions
(Owemanco - Ontario Wealth Management Corporation)
Comments 6
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By Mike Price Team
(Keller Williams Realty Consultants)
Comments 8
Stunning home in sought-after Falls of Autry Mill & Johns Creek High School District! Freshly upgraded w/new roof, windows, HVAC, faucets & light fixtures, & granite throughout! Finished walk-out basement w/ gym, game rm & extra storage. Backyard is a must see w/covered deck that leads to outdoor...

By Troy Narayan
(E World Holdings)
Comments 4
Over the last few years a plethora of well-established brick & mortar stores have filed for bankruptcy and gone out of business. Many of these stores experienced a downturn in profitability for many years prior to closing. As a result of the ease and convenience of internet shopping, many brick &...

By Diana Brunner, Other
(United State of America)
Comments 5
Dual Representation without consent could cause an unscrupulous real estate agent to take advantage of the client and the seller.  In cases such as this, the agent would only be interested in the commission, not the prospective buyer or the seller.  There are numerous cases on the web where an ag...

By Ryan Lay
Comments 6
In a real estate transaction, agents may work in a number of different capacities.  Normally, one agent will work for the buyer.  This agent (known as a buyer's agent) has a fiduciary duty to seek the welfare of the buyer, specifically.  He works for a broker, who also holds a fiduciary duty to t...

By Cormac Reynolds, Business
Comments 0
1. Choose your removal companyIt can definitely be worth it to use professionals when moving overseas - however, it can be very expensive. Fortunately, your company might cover the costs if you are moving because of your job. However, you still will want to find the best service at the best price...

By Dave Plotkin, Proficient & Skillful Residential Specialist
(David S Plotkin Inc)
Comments 0
Why keep your indentity a secret? What is the advantage to remaining anonymous? Your company's business and brand could either greatly benefit from anonimity or be negatively affected, especially in the case of real estate transactions. Take the case of Disney. Walt Disney had a masterful plan to...

By cynthia isais
Comments 5
Money problems is one of many ways to lose your real estate license. Being responsible is something very imortant in my opinion especially being a real estate agent. Clients are trusting you as an agent to take care of them and their needs. As an agent you will be handling a good amount of funds ...

By Andrea Szlavik, Fine Homes & Relocation Specialist
(Berkshire Hathaway Fox & Roach)
Comments 9
3038 BRAMBLING LN, East Norriton, PA Get Directions Click Here OPEN HOUSE May 06, Sunday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 2300 SQUARE FEET Welcome to this meticulously mainta...

By Caitlyn Chancey
(Kyler, Kohler, Ostermiller & Sorensen, LLP)
Comments 4
Principals are divided into 3 categories in the real estate world.  First, a disclosed principal.  When the agent reveals the identity and existence of the principal to the other party, the principal is disclosed.  Second, a partially disclosed principal.  In this scenario, the existence of the p...

By Jeffrey Sklar, Works with single family homes to large offices
(@ Realty, LLc)
Comments 7
As a first-time home buyer, the home buying process, from looking at listings to signing on the dotted line, can seem arduous. You likely have a full-time job and a slew of other responsibilities and although buying real estate can be exciting, it can also be a massive undertaking. To mitigate th...

By Jo-an DeSell
(DeSell & Co Realty Group)
Comments 9
 Moorecroft Farm - stunning lakefront property on 17 acres with all the privacy anyone could desire, although a mere 2 miles from downtown Southern Pines. Well built and maintained, this 4800+ square foot ranch home was designed to take advantage of the fabulous lake views from most of the living...

By James Pham, Portland Vietnamese Real Estate Agent
(Phoenix Group Real Estate)
Comments 7