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 Yachi Jiang
(Self employed)
Comments 0
The unbelievable conducts ofr eal esate agents can be shocking: using their clients house as sex dugen and some how still able to walk out of all that and still practice and selling real estate is beyond me. I recently looked up this specific incident in NJ and also did a little search on the int...

By Veranda Holdings, Veranda Holding is a privately held real estate
(Veranda Holdings)
Comments 1
While the real estate market in India is witnessing a slowdown, Indians are looking to invest in property abroad, especially California. 2020 is going to be the year for Indian investors planning for Foreign Real Estate Investment because the price of properties in California is going to see a hi...

By Dorothy Winhold, Winhold Team servicing all of Central NJ
(Remax Competitive Edge)
Comments 8
As the senior member of our team, I've weathered all the cycles during my real estate career.  I opened my office (Winhold Realty) when the interest rate was over 18%.  I was confident in the belief that if we got our feet wet and established our presence, we would be well known and respected in ...

By Jarrett Ferris, Client Tailored Olympia Home Inspection Services
(SPS Inspections)
Comments 3
Why Should I Look For a Home Inspector Online When my Real Estate Agent Already Recommended One?When it comes to the real estate transactions that home inspections typically are part-and-parcel of, making sure you have a great team of professionals on your side will allow for not only an enjoyabl...

By Will Johnson, Will Johnson, Sr. Partner Broker
Comments 2
Rent to Own America LLC in Oklahoma City, OK is in contract with a local HomeVestor Franchisee to purchase his Franchise. Rent to Own America provides short-term Bridge Financing for Families that want to Buy a new Home, but can not be approved for Traditional Mortgage Financing. We have closed o...

By Michael Moran, The Tax Killer™
(Apex Tax Defense LLC)
Comments 1
I focus my practice on tax resolution, representing taxpayers in Colorado, Florida, Texas, New York, California and elsewhere. I frequently hear the question: "I need to file my taxes, but I owe the IRS and state and don't have the money to pay. What do I do?"The answer to that question is: even ...

By Guy Hatch, Vacation property specialist
(Park City Vacation Place)
Comments 3
My real estate class is requiring a post so I am just going to cut and paste the section telling about me and that should suffice for today.More when pertinent .... I am happily married to the lovely Linda, father of six wonderful children and a Papa to beautiful grandkids spread across the count...

By Wendy Gragg, Luxury Real Estate Specialist for Nearly 20 Years
(Distinctive Real Estate)
Comments 4
Year in Review South Coast Snapshot...   Single Family Homes Sold +6% 1,305 in 2019 vs. 1,230 in 2018   Single Family Median Sales Price +5% $1,258,000. in 2019 vs. $1,200,000. in 2018   Single Family Average Sales Price +12% $1,949,237. in 2019 vs. $1,742,749. in 2018   Condos Sold +11% 634 in 2...

By Marcy Feldstein, Friendly Service
(Farber Real Estate)
Comments 4
I have more and more seniors looking to move into homes close to their family. They want to live independently, not in institutional residences. They want to be able to walk to the nearest grocery store, while living in a home that is senior friendly. That usually means either living in an apartm...

By Karen Hearn, I can see the potential in any property!
(Real Living Realty)
Comments 6
From an early age I personified inanimate objects, and this tendency to develop empathy for non-living things has transferred to my real estate practice.  As much as I can appreciate and admire new construction and lovely well-maintained homes, I love finding homes in need of repair because I can...
When you are thinking about developing your application for iOS or android, some confusing questions come to your mind. Which framework is best suited for my app? From where I should hire mobile app developer? Choosing the right platform is the first step that can save your money, time, and effor...
Hello Bloggers!  I am excited to break the blog barrier today and write my first official blog! Thank you all for taking the time out of your busy schedule to read this blog. Please feel free to leave me any feedback, critique, or comments below.  Today's blog is going to feature information abou...

By Loretta Krawiec, Professional Real Estate Services
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 8
Tis' The Beginning of a Whole New World of Blogging.Hello,My name is Loretta Krawiec, and I am a Real Estate Salesperson with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Yorktown Heights.  This is my first Blog post so I thought I would use it to introduce myself.  Today happens to be my 1 year Anni...

By Janet Berry, Upscale Homes Throughout Naples and SW Florida
(Premiere Plus Realty)
Comments 5
 My most interesting pre-closing walkthrough happened fairly recently.  Many homes in Naples and throughout Southwest Florida have hurricane shutters.  They vary widely from plywood, all the way to pretty elaborate eclectically operated shutters.  This particular home has very large metal, louver...

By Richard Hopkinson, Your Realtor for LIFE!
(Keller Wiliams)
Comments 3
Staging Your Home For Sale – Curb Appeal Volume 1 of 3By Richard HopkinsonReal Estate Agent with Keller WilliamsThe first view Buyers will have of your home will be the front of your home... How is the Curb Appeal for your home?  As buyers pull up to the front of your house, what do they see?  As...

By Robert Spears, Inspiring homeowners to start their renovations!
Comments 2 recently compiled a select list of new state laws that were passed last year that go live in 2020, if they had not already. The list is narrowly focused on those laws that we deemed most relevant to homeowners, property owners, property managers and real estate professionals.We also p...

By Davina Ward, Real Estate Copywriter
Comments 6
A rental application is the bread and butter for landlords and property managers that want to ensure they are getting only the best tenants on their properties. A great tenant ensures consistent rent payment, no excessive damage to your property, and that they adhere to all the terms of the lease...

By Ryan Wallace, Wholesale properties
(New Western Acquisitions )
Comments 2
Highland Village, 310k, ARV 410k, beautiful pool Hickory Creek , 212k, ARV 275k, BEAUTIFUL HOUSE, only needs minor repairs Carrollton, 235k, ARV 290k+, also only needs minor repairs, EASY flip! For more info and to schedule a showing, contact me! Our properties sell very fast, if this is the dea...

By Daniel Macias
(The Billy Goat Lawn Care)
Comments 3
The Billy Goat Takes the 2019 Miami Award for Landscaping & Lawn ServicesThe Billy Goat snags another award recognizing – once again – we offer some of the best landscaping in Miami.For the second time this year, The Billy Goat Landscaping has been recognized as the best landscaping and lawn serv...

By Collings Real Estate Northcote, Northcote Real Estate Agents
Comments 3
If you are on the research for an agent to sell your Northcote property, you must know who are the top performing agents in your area. Northcote's top agents know the area like the back of their hand. They will know what appeals to prospective buyers and will be able to give you expert advice and...