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.

This board rolls all day long with the newest blog posts to our site. You’ll find some diamonds in the rough on this page, so check back often to peruse the blog roll and learn from our committed community of real estate professionals.

The newest blog posts on ActiveRain

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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 Our weather in Denver was warm in January/February (60's and 70's), but in May now we are seeing cool overnight temperatures.   Actually had to turn my heat back on, as the temperatures this morning are hovering around 40 degrees.    Yesterday was gray, gloomy and rainy most of the day.  Don't g...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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20309 Trolley Crossing CourtMontgomery Village - Gaithersburg MD 20886SOLD FOR $370,000The new owners fell in love with this beautifully updated home in the Ridgefield community of Montgomery Village!  This one is gone, but the Lise Howe Group would love to help you buy your new dream home! To fi...

By RJ Baxter, 303-670-0137
(Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation)
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 The RJ Baxter Team, Denver Mortgage LenderWe are here to serve our clients and put our clients first....we treat every client with the same care and respect.P.S. - Referrals are the life-blood of my business. If you know anyone looking to purchase or refinance a home, please forward me their nam...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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What a great week-end.... Two new listings and both under contract! Open House Saturday was perfect and ended with a full price offer. The weather turned rainy and nasty on Sunday but cleared up for my open house and I ended up with a great turnout and an another full price offer.Of course Geno a...

By Nancy Robinson Ranked #6 in MI, #10 Century21 Realtor in the US, #16 in the World
(Century 21 Town and Country)
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After a serious Dip in the Market,  New construction is on an upswing .,, Newer  and New construction sales prices  in South Royal Oak are up 3.1 % over last year.   I account for the delay  bitter cold winter and extra rainy spring. Now that builders can do what they do best,,, we should soon se...

By Joseph Zingales
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Many buyers assume that choosing to purchase a condominium rather than a house is a decision based upon preference only but there are differences that should be considered.Home Owners AssociationAll condominiums come with some type of home owners association. The HOA generally handles common area...

By 1 ~Judi & Don Barrett & Chassy Eastep - Integrity, BS Ed, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK
(Integrity Real Estate Services 118 SE AVE N, Idabel, OK 74745)
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RAYMOND GARY LAKE IS A VERY SPECIAL PLACE! Week-End at Raymond Gary Lake.  We've had lots of fun over the years at Raymond Gary Lake. Don and I have feed the ducks and geese at Raymond Gary Lake. I've got photos of Philip, my son feeding the ducks and geese when he was a boy. I've got photos of h...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Sunday May 20, 20181. Which hills divide England and Scotland? Cheviot Hills2. The Apgar score is used to measure the color and condition of what? Newborns3. Herodotus is commonly referred to as what? The father of history4. How many white stripes are there on the Amer...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Desirable Homes in Las Sendas, Mesa, AZCall Brian for a FREE Market Analysis of Your Home!!!For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZHomes Currently for Sale in Las SendasHomes Recently Sold in Las Sendas Las Sendas is a uniquely designed master p...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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If you own a home in Rahway, or if you want to own a home in Rahway, this is the place to be for information about real estate values this spring.Here’s what’s been happening lately.Inventory: 30 homes were sold in Rahway in April, compared to 18 homes sold in April of 2017. There are 126 homes c...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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 The value of a house in Suffolk County Long Island is based on more than just the house itself. There are many factors that need to be considered to determine its value... Location:• Location is often the number one factor that determines the Long Island home value. Price:• It's essential to set...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Upcoming Events in Delray BeachDon’t think that just because it’s off-season that Delray Beach has nothing going on!  There are still things to do and places to see in Delray!  21st Annual Downtown Delray Beach Craft FestivalSaturday & SundayMay 26 & 27, 201810 AM to 5 PM201 W. Atlantic AvenueDe...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Condos for Sale in Condos At Carlyle Square | Alexandria, VA - May 2018 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the Condos At Carlyle Square neighborhood of Alexandria, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the May 2018 full mar...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Co-broke not Go broke Day 31 of 90 in a Realtors® life. Co-broke is the process of two real estate professionals working together to accomplish differing goals. Each is tasked with the goal to get the best deal for their clients. It may feel combative when you want the least and the other side wa...

By Nancy Robinson Ranked #6 in MI, #10 Century21 Realtor in the US, #16 in the World
(Century 21 Town and Country)
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If you have seen this before, Its time for a second look. You won't be disappointed This Home has been Beautifully remodeled this 4 bedroom, 4 bath home has over 3000 sq.ft. of living space! There is a brand new 2 car garage & new concrete driveway ( can park up to 5 cars). Brazilian cherry floor...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Franz Josef was born in Vienna back in 1886. In 1901, the family moved to Brno where he received his education graduating with an engineering degree in 1909. After graduation, he returned to Vienna working for AEG-Union as an electrical engineer. He joined the Austro-Hungarian Imperial and Royal ...

By Mike & Cindy Jones, Real Estate - (904) 874-0422 - Jacksonville, Fl
(Florida Homes Realty & Mortgage)
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 Jacksonville real estate is till very affordable compared to other areas in the country and even in Florida. If you are searching for Riverfront houses for sale in Jacksonville, this one is new to the market.5039 River Point Rd, Jacksonville Florida 32207 is an estate style home with 160' water ...

By Ken Semler, Nationwide Custom Home Builder
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When you start to think about building a custom home, most home buyer’s thoughts don’t drift towards designing for energy efficiency. They want tall ceilings, high roof pitches, and lots of windows. With today’s modern modular construction, you can have all of that and more. However, there may be...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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Newly Listed.....Builders/Contractors Lot for Sale | Lake Quinsigamond View Overview Maps Photos Features $49,900 Lots and Land Main Features 1 UnitLot: 19,767 sqftMLS #: 72326382 Location 17 Wigwam Hill DrWorcester, MA 01605USA Barbara Todaro RE/MAX Executive Realty(508) 520-9881barbara@batodar...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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      “You have to Check out Opportunities”  Thank you for the pre-qualification letter. So, here is the update, after I sent all the contracts (buyer broker and purchase and sale), the disclosures, the commission agreement between brokers, had long conversations, including our conversation, I wa...