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 Dawn Brinkman, Lake Lanier, Short-Term Rentals, 55+ Adult Living
(Homeside Marketing, LLC)
Comments 1
Do you have clients that are ready to make the move to a beautiful lake setting? Georgia is home to Lake Lanier, a 38,000 acre lake (59 square miles of water). Officially named Lake Sidney Lanier, it has 692 miles of shoreline at normal "full pool" water levels, which is 1,071 feet above mean sea...

By Ramesh Verma, Realtors Calgary, Realtors Calgary NE,NW
(Real Estate Agent Calgary - Ramesh Verma)
Comments 0
 Realtors Calgary NE you are relocating to North East Calgary, we will assist you with your move and connect you with a Realtors Calgary NE, Realtors Calgary - Northeast Calgary hosts some of the most accessible properties in Calgar...

By Brian Hyde, Your ATX Realtor
Comments 4
Wow, I am having the first post jitters! 😬 Here it goes🙀My name is Brian Hyde 👋 and I am a Realtor with Keller Williams Realty-Lake Travis.  I work mostly in the beatiful Austin suburb of Lakeway and I would love the opportunity to help you with the sale or purchase of your home in Austin TX.  My...

By joe maharana, Real Estate Agent in Oakville, Canada
Comments 4
Buying properties in Oakville can be an overwhelming experience if you are a beginner. When it comes down to smart investing in real estate, one must do so much more than just making a down payment. It takes trade know-how, investing proficiency, initial capital, and a whole lot of patience to bu...

By Benjamin Burgoyne, Licensed agent and investor in Northern Virginia
(We Buy Houses, LLC)
Comments 6
Below is a checklist to consider when listing your home on the market with an agent!1. Decide on an agent and ask them questions! How long have you been an agent? Can you provide references or reviews? What is your commission? Are there any judgments against you? Is your license in good standing?...

By Jeffrey White, We Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure
(We Buy Houses In Florida Fast)
Comments 2
Beware of Real Estate Wholesalers  What is a Real Estate Wholesaler?First, we should define what a real estate wholesaler is and what they do. A wholesaler tries to get lower cost residential properties under contract at an extremely discounted price. The contract always has a “assignment clause”...
A few groups want to turn around homes for an addition. It could be a magnificent wellspring of additional money. Continue to peruse to discover some great suggestions which can permit you to discover fantastic properties and opposite them for acquire. In the event that you are buying a house to ...

By Chris Swain
(Sky E Loans)
Comments 4
Sky E Loans LLC,  Tampa Bay Agency is looking for viable commercial project's to fund nationwide.If you have a full executive summary for review we can start with a introduction meeting over 12 loan products to offer our clients their is not much area ...

By Wendy Chawa
(Exp Realty)
Comments 1
 Luxury apartment in the heart of Doral. 2 beds (Master + Den) and 2 baths. The unit features Spanish porcelain floors, modern kitchen with Bosh stainless steel appliances, hurricane resistant windows and doors. The association includes basic cable, internet, water and sewer. The building has an ...

By Kat Ely
(New Western Aquisitions)
Comments 5
The National Association of REALTORS recently released their 2021 Home Buyers and Sellers Generational Trends Report which examines the similarities and differences in home sellers spanning several different generations. Understanding buyer and seller trends can help inform your investment strategy

By William E. Bowles, Richmond's Historic Neighborhood Specialist
(Grand Heritage Homes)
Comments 4
Why So Many Offers on Homes?In this year's fast-paced market, many home buyers are constantly being out-bid on the home of their dreams and many sellers are reaping much higher offer prices than they ever would in a NORMAL real estate market. What is causing such a frenzy and such a hyper-market?...

By Billy Lawson, "Time to get to Work"
(32Homes LLC)
Comments 2
Education and preparation are key to home improvement and maintenance.  Know some basic information about your home and property.  Example - questions on plumbing such as -  What Flood Zone is your property in? How old are your plumbing pipes and fixtures? Where do you source your home’s water? W...

By Moey Inc Properties
Comments 3
Commercial Properties : Commercial domain will mostly be hired to interior design of commercial buildings and business place in the profession. while this area is more interested, there is still quite a piece of room or building for creativity. Also, renovating a commercial space is a big aspirat...
I'm a former Active Rain member and went in different career directions outside of the real estate industry. After an 11 year hiatus I'm very excited and proud to by back as a member if the Rippe Real Estate Group with Compass Los Gatos CA. Looking forward greatly to making new friends here and b...

By The Woodland Companies of Alaska, Alaska Forest Land Experts!
(Woodland Management Service)
Comments 0
Alaska Forestland; Hunting, Timber, Investments! When looking to Buy, Sell or Invest in Forestland anywhere in Alaska, there is only one place to call. When you need an Expert in all facets of Timberland, Hunting Land, and Investment Properties; Call on the Forestland Experts at Woodland Managem...
My name is Tatiana and I am a Realtor in the State of California.  I have been in California for a little bit over 3 years now and i am still building up my business. When Covid hit it was hard for me. Since that I am new in the Business here, I was relying on building my new clientele by organiz...

By Melissa Hickok, 'Your Local St. Pete Real Estate Professional'
(Jay Alan Real Estate)
Comments 10
Tips for purchasing your first Vacation Rental Property in the St. Pete & Gulf Beaches area: Will you be staying at your property during some portion of the year or rent it on a full time basis. What size property are you looking for - studio, 1 or 2 bedrooms. Do you prefer Gulffront, waterviews...

By Eleanor Mann, Marketing ideas for Real Estate Pros
Comments 12
     You’ve made a new blog post for your real estate website, now what?You’ve carefully written and revised a fantastic real estate blog post for your website. You’ve handed it over to your web designer and they posted it on your website. Are you done? Like, “set it and forget it”?No way, Jose! ...

By J.R. Medrano, Real estate wholesaling
Comments 4
Just because some real estate is inexpensive doesn't suggest it's a much better deal. Or would it?Though home prices have been soaring in just about every part of the region, you may still find marketplaces where property is affordable, developing an opportunity for potentially above-market place...

By Michael Jean-paul
(Value Real Estate)
Comments 4
I Need to Sell My House Fast, What Are My Options?6 Strategies to Sell a House Fast in a Slow Market?1. Stage your HomeStaging your property can easily catch the attention of the buyers. But how can you stage your home in the best way? Here I am providing some effective ways to stage your home.• ...