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 Dave Cohen, Format personal trainer turned real estate broker
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The Facebook ad platform provides some of the most cost effective and precise demographic and behavioral targeting out of any marketing platform whether it’s traditional or digital (which is why the company has a market capitalization of billions). Since many agents do not leverage Facebook’s fan...

By Sara Davenport, Real Estate Student in Utah
(Agent Professor)
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Does the tune "It's a Small World" constantly play in your head? Do you constantly crave a Dole Whip or a Micky Mouse shaped soft pretzle? Do you have more than one pair of Mouse Ears on standby, ready to be worn at a moments notice? If you answered "Yes" to one or more of these questions, you mi...

By Stephen Marshal, Stephen Marshall is a Director of Be Basic CEO
(Be Basic CEO)
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Are you traveling to India this year? Well, that is just great. Indians are some of the friendliest and kindest people you will ever meet, not to mention that there amazing sights to see. Do not forget that as a foreign national entering India it is necessary to possess a valid tourist visa. Make...

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Imagine the number of funds you would require to change the entire flooring due to no maintenance of the floor. Done? Now imagine the few banknotes you may invest in getting floor polishing services Delhi to keep up its shine and look. You’ll witness a huge difference! That’s why getting regular ...

By Faisal Mustafa
(BrightLink Cargo and Movers LLC)
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BrightLink Cargo and Movers transport arrangements include Office Relocation, Industrial Moving, House Moving, International Moving, Door to Door Cargo solution and Warehousing and Storage service for both commercial, personal effects and household goods to all sections of UAE and abroad. At pres...

By Christine Weber, Buy and Sell Representation & Property Management
(Christine Weber Realty, LLC)
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We Find HomesOffering extraordinary real estate sales and buyers representation as well as professional property management on the Mississippi Gulf Coast since 2007.Our niche areas are Jackson and Harrison Counties.   We offer FREE Comparative Market Analysis’ to ensure that you are selling, purc...

By Cathy Mancari, New Home Short Term Vacation Rental Sales
(Sunvest Management, LLC)
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Good afternoon ActiveRainers, I am looking  to connect with real estate agents across the country who has buyers looking to buy short term vacation rentals in the new home communities near Disney World in Florida.  I would be able to give you a full 3% commission instead of a typical referral fee...

By Arunitha Ahluwalia, Shriram Divine City Residential Apartments Porur
(Shriram Divine City)
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Who will not be interested in buying a property of their own? Everybody at one point of time in their life will feel the need of owning a home of their own. If you are looking to buy a property of your own or invest in a property for investment purpose then Shriram Kovil from the Shriram properti...

By Richard Malievsky
(True Vine Realty)
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In CA, we are allowed to do a dual agency. This has to be addressed on the Agency Representation form. I have done a few and promised I would disclose all information I had available so both parties were treated equally in the transaction.  I am getting a license in UT now and it is very much dis...

By BURNS EDWARD, Hello am burns by name, i'm a loan officer , its m
(Commercial Lending Depot LLC)
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 Hello Friends, I'm a private lender from Commercial Lending Depot LLC We  lend money to borrowers nationwide and a few other countries overseas. we offer all kinds of legitimate loans such as real estate loan, business loans, personal loans, debt consolidation loans etc at an affordable interest...

By Joel Thompson, 35 years as a top producing RE/MAX broker
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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edm-01 3977 Bosque Ct Boulder CO 80301   Great starter home, or bring your ideas for remodeling. Owner has kept the home in good original condition. Home could be moved into as is, or given a total face lift. Great Palo Park neighborhood with a large community park. Home features an open floor pl...

By Robert Dale, My own company
(Robert Dale co.)
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The real estate business has provided me with a great opportunity and income to own a business. The real estate agents invest their money for their rental properties. The real estate making a business of agents that get money. I am started investing in business. Being an agents assisted me vastly...

By John Remington, I'm John Remington an Affiliate of Commercial Lend
(Commercial Lending Depot LLC )
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Hello i'm John RemingtonDo you have a low credit score and you are finding it hard to obtain loan from local banks/other financial institutes?  I work as an affiliate with Commercial Lending Depot LLC  ( located in Las cruces, New Mexico ) they are here to meet your needs with well tailored Lend...

By Dianne Ratliff, Real Estate agent servicing Central Ohio
(CRT, Realtors)
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Curb AppealFirst impressions are everything!  Curb appeal is one of the most imortant things to bring interested buyers to your home. Try planting some colorful flowers, putting down some new mulch, keep the lawn mowed. Remember, an unkempt exterior sends the message that your home hasn’t been ta...

By kellie wilson, We offer genuine loans to interested people at 2%
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This is Oceanic-finance we offer loans to individuals and companies around the world, we are registered and licensed loan company, Do you need a loan to pay your bills? do you need a loan to start up  business ? do you need a loan to buy an apartment? we offer all kinds of loans, if you are inter...

By Naji Boutros, Real estate? I can help with that!
(Alta Realty Group CA)
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Some California homeowners may be worried that they could be held criminally liable if their home contains lead-based paint. This is completely untrue. Here is what really happened.

By Ann Real
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So I'm in the early stages of my real estate classes. This blog in my first ever and I have no idea how this is supposed to work. But here goes....Our assignment is to create a blog about one of the 21 ways to lose your license. It seems to me that several of the ways to lose your license boil do...

By Aaron Fulcher, Central Oregon Real Estate Specialist
(Berkshire Hathaway Northwest Real Estate)
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Career Week (by referral only)! Just had the opportunity to finish a career week with 11 closings, writing 3 purchase offers and taking 2 new listings.   I often hear that it can't be done.  Building a business in this manner is antiquated.  You have to market yourself online.  You have to buy le...

By Amanda Fontana, Real Estate Professional
(Amanda Fontana Real Estate LLC)
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So you’ve found your dream what?Whether you’ve been passively window shopping or hot and heavy on the house hunt, finding the perfect home isn’t as simple as SOLD. The introduction of house hunting apps and television shows has opened up new doors for real estate. Friends and family of...

By Chris Stedman, Real Estate Selling Specialist in Phoenix
(Chris Stedman EXP Realty)
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So really what’s the point of blogging? Obviously, everyone who does it has a reason, or objective they are trying to accomplish.  So, this is literally my first blog post ever....and since I’m about to be 40 this year, why the hell am I going to start blogging after all these years? First, let m...