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 Arturo Mendoza
(Self Emplyed )
Comments 10
As a homeowner and real estate student the thought of buying and selling homes on my own has crossed my mind. Is the cost the Agent worth it? Would I be able to sell my home fast? Will I find a better home with an Agent?All of these questions are very commonly asked. After being around Agents and...

By Haileigh Emerine, Real Estate Agent Student
(Agent Professor)
Comments 0
The professional relationship between agents and clients, often times gets a little blurry.I think that the most important part of the relationship is continued respect and professionalism from the agent to the client can go a long way.  If the agent is putting their clients needs above their own...

By Muhammad Azhar, I love writing articles related to real state.
(The Green Trend)
Comments 9
The beginning of the year usually entails making plans to renovate your home. If you’ve already decided to take the leap and start that major home improvement project, you are probably wondering how you can finance such a large investment. According to, most major home improvement...

By Erric Ravi, Sr SEO Planner at ARM Worldwide
(Ashiana Housing)
Comments 6
Current Technological landscape has become fascinating to live in today’s time where technology has developed so rapidly that it is ahead of us leaps and bounds. The unprecedented pace at which these innovations have shaped and delivered to unfathomable needs of human beings – and are still mould...

By Cory Weikel, Real estate company serving Western Washington.
(Northwest Veterans Realty)
Comments 9
Throughout this article we will discuss how the boost post function can be extremely useful even though it has a bad rap in themarketing world. Read below and decide for yourself or even better test and get your own results. Facebook Marketing Marketing on facebook is one of the most valuable res...

By Katie Suaste
Comments 6
Did you know there are different types of agents in Real Estate? Which one is right for you? A SELLER'S AGENTA seller's agent works directly with people who want to sell a property. They specialize in helping to sell it. Some of the responsibilites of this real estate agent are helping you price ...

By Anna Olson, I am looking to do real estate as well as home st
(MAO Enterprises)
Comments 14
In Hollywood, when you hear the word "agent" your mind will likely head to a secret agent, which really is a fun agent to talk about.  Let's face it: explosions and impossible stunts are hard to compete with.But in the world of real estate (which is also incredibly exciting), the word agent refer...

By Brian Elis
Comments 0
What do you do when a loved one leaves you with a home that is in less than prestine condition? If you're excited about the acquisition, then it's time to roll up your sleeves and get to work. If you're not inclined to the DIY challenge, you're not alone. Perhaps you would rather keep your precio...

By Steve Black, New Agent
(Affordable Title Loans)
Comments 6
Was the way Walt bought up the land in Florida ethical?Did he take advantage of the farmers?

By Eric Sztanyo, Cincinnati & NKY Realtor® |
(Keller Williams Advisors Realty)
Comments 8
The stats are pretty alarming. According to the NAR, 87% of real estate agents fail after 5 years in the business. You have to be pretty arrogant or naive to think you're going to be one of the 13% who make it, right? Well, consider me arrogant ... and probably naive. I recently made the shift fr...

By Angela Stephens, Real Estate Agent in Training
Comments 8
 Remembering who's who in agency relationships, knowing the difference between the roles and duties of agents, subagents, clients, and customers.The Agent is someone who is licenced to sell realestate.The Subagent is an agent that works on the same project as an agent but is not the main respecti...

By Robert Hernandez
(Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate)
Comments 11
I Am new to active rain have heard wonderfull things. I am glade to be a part of this network hopefully I can grow my blog like a seasoned blogger! 

By cristina herrera
Comments 8
The use of recycled materials in green homes and buildings proves to be one of the most common ways to show sustainability. Aside from economic benefits, seeing recycled or salvaged materials never fail to imbibe feel-good factor to ones mood. Here are some tips on how some recycled materials can...

By john wayne, I am wayne john A real state marketer
Comments 10
You've worked hard and now it's time to buy the luxury home you've always desired. Whether you desire a residence with an estate with a view, a luxury condo, or an estate on a large piece of property, you intend to make sure that you locate the home that examine the boxes on your shopping list. ...

By Caleb McGowan, Caleb McGowan
(Measure Manage)
Comments 4

By John Archer, Home Builder
(Lodal Company)
Comments 10 got me like several others!  I paid for a "transaction record" on a property that I know had recent transactions, because I was involved.  They sent only the information publicly avilable on our County's website for the property -- none of the transactions.  When I asked for my money ba...

By Judith Collins, Selling LBI - Jersey Shore's Best
(Weichert Realtors)
Comments 15
1015 Windlass in Ocean Acres - Perfect starter home from the huge family room and fenced back yard to the basement with a laundry, man cave with bar and a work shop.  This property is perfect for the young family looking for a starter home that can become their forever home.  Garage with kitchen ...

By Pierre Bonne-Annee
(MVP Realty)
Comments 6
Are interested in owning a Home but your BAD CREDIT SCORE stands on your way? If yes, there is a perfect solution for you that is a New Way To Become Homeowner with less money.Requirements are:- Have a full time job- Have an household income of at least $50K- Have a credit score of 575- Not being...

By Suhas Kataria, Real Estate Agent and CEO of Realspace Assets LLP
(Realspace Assets LLP)
Comments 4
Malaysia is a very special country in Southeast Asia. It is situated on the Malay Peninsula, as well as on northern Borneo. Malaysia has made rapid strides towards progress and this country is definitely one of Asia’s success stories having seen major development both on the economic as well as p...

By Jeremy Brown
Comments 6
I have always been facinated by this subject in Real Estate.... Who doesnt want to double their commissions? Well the trouble lies in how to be able to represent each party effectievly.  We all know that we have a duty to take care of those we represent, so how can we go and get the highest price...