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 Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Getting Married” Jacob age 85, and Rebecca age 79 are all excited about their decision to get married. They go for a stroll to discuss the wedding and on the way go past a drugstore. Jacob suggests that they go in. He addresses the man behind the counter: "Are you the owner?" The pharmacist answ...

By Chuck Carstensen, Minnesota Real Estate Expert
(RE/MAX Results)
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Ephesians 4:23-24“…to be made new in the attitude of your minds; and to put on the new self, created to be like God in the true righteousness and holiness.” To move from your old self and former ways of doing things for some time you will want to really practice your new attitude in life.  God wa...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
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 Which Of These Things Is Not Like The Other… Do you remember the childhood game where the goal was to identify an object that was different in relation to others?  I know this exists today as an exercise that is important on many levels.    Rather than delve into the differences, why not observe...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr.,
(South Carolina Homes Inc.)
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By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!
(Fathom Realty Washington LLC)
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Paul Henderson, REALTOR®, Fathom Realty WA LLC, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerWhen life is sweet, say “thank you” and celebrate.And when life is bitter, say “thank you” and grow!Shauna Niequist  Here are some examples of what is available at this time (Subjec...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Willis Howard was born in Albion, New York back in 1896 to William and Martha.  His aunt gave him a coping saw. By the time he was seven, he used that tool for fashion toy furniture and wagons for friends and family.  About that same time his mother sewed him a Santa Claus suit as he was ...
Are you tired of the bland and colorless look of traditional kitchens? Would you like to add a splash of color and personality to your cooking space? If so, then a set of gorgeous ruby red kitchen cabinets is just the thing for you!Among adventurous, fun-loving designers and homeowners, red kitch...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, NRBA ~FORCE~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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This pandemic might have been tiring us out and most of us are finding ways on how to somehow leave the stress and unwind for a while. Treating yourself with your favorite comfort food might be a good way to refill your energy tank so can have that drive to work again on the weekdays. We know tha...

By Kathy Schowe, La Quinta, California 760-333-8886
(California Lifestyle Realty)
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As we head into our busy season in the Palm Springs area- buyers are going to find that there are limited choices  and they will be competing with other buyers for the best properties.  Multiple offers are fairly rare here in our market, but I predict we see more of them  this season.  I have bee...

By Mott Marvin Kornicki, Waterway Realtors, Miami Notary 786-229-7999
(Waterway Realtors® • South East Florida • Real Estate Brokers)
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Services Offered We offer all types of notarial services including apostille, authentications, witnessing, wedding officiant, motor vehicle recovery documents, birth, and death records, travel documents, oaths, certified copies, school transcripts, business documents, wills, estates, and more.   ...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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On September 17, 2020, ATTOM Data Solutions reported nationwide reported nationwide 6.7% or 53,621 homes flipped in the 2nd quarter of 2020, declined 7.5% from the 1st quarter of 2020, but higher from 6.1% from the 2nd quarter of 2019; to an average of $67,902 gross profit in the 2nd quarter of 2...

By John Juarez, ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN
(The Medford Real Estate Team)
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 411 ELMWOOD LN., HAYWARD, CAL 94541  3 Bedrooms 2 Full Baths 1,702 Sq. Ft. Living Space 5,300 Sq. Ft. Lot Built in 1950 Many Upgrades 1-Car Attached Garage New Flooring Throughout Remodeled Kitchen Remodeled Baths Hayward School District Freshly Painted Interior New Garage Door Finished Interior...

By Rose King, Friendswood / Pearland / Houston Bay Area
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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The sleepy little town of Manvel, Texas isn’t quite as sleepy as it used to be. New neighborhoods are popping up in the area, and one of those neighborhoods stands out with beautiful homes and great amenities.Bluewater Lakes is a new community in Manvel, just south of Pearland off of Highway 288 ...

By Mike Dronge, Mike Dronge is a Top Producing Realtor in LA.
(Mike Dronge - Realtor)
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Japan has two types of famous houses: the traditional ones and the tiny ones on top of each other in large cities like Tokyo. Both should be an inspiration for anybody. Is this about reorganizing your home? No, it isn’t. It’s about reorganizing your life. If you’re already happy as you are, move...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Moving to Florida? Condo and Houses for Sale Sunny Isles Beach. Market Update via SIB Realty LLC  When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy it - beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterw...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
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It seems like the only thing as hot as the real estate market these days is networking on Zoom.  It is catching on everywhere including right here on Active Rain on Tuesdays.We had a great virtual networking event last week on Zoom at the Business Council of Westchester.  We had over 150 people. ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Winston Towers 400 Sunny Isles Beach Market Update   Buy, Sell, Rent Condo Winston Towers 400 Sunny Isles Beach with SIB Realty  The Winston Towers 400 Sunny Isles Beach is located at 174 Street and  residents have the opportunity to enjoy the sight from their large private balconies. The Winsto...

By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
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"Buy the LEAST expensive home in the MOST expensive place" (Paradise Valley Arizona) is the old real estate investment adage, seconded by "Buy LOW Sell HIGH". Prices are rising, in August homess reached the highest on average in the Phoenix metro area. Yetm mortgage rates are at record lows of be...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Want to know what you've been missing at the Zoom meetings?   Was he or wasn't he wearing pants?   And who exactly is "he"?   Tune in next Tuesday at 2 PM EST... 1-2-3 Smile!   One of the quickest ways to put a post up is through a photoblog. What's that you might ask. Maybe you took an exciting ...

By Shanna Day Team Leader AZ & UT - Call 480-415-7616, Top 0.33 percent of 39,000 Realtors in our MLS
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
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