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 Daniel Riskus
(CCC)
Comments 5
Online shopping gives you a freedom to place your order sitting at your home and track your delivery. You can shop even after a few drinks and no need to worry about going somewhere. Most of modern companies have online shopping as a big share in their daily sales. Main reason of course that it i...
If you are shopping around for a home security system, you are in luck. The newest in proactive home security technology is here. For many homeowners a pooch barking at every mail man, pizza delivery or girl scout request does the job for home security. Some prefer motion activated lighting. My ...

By Vinny Fundaro, Square One Professional Home Inspectors is here to
(Square one Professional Home Inspecors)
Comments 5
Whether you’re selling or buying, there’s without doubt that you need a home inspection. If you own a fresh or set up home, we’re sure you’ll also benefit from a regularly scheduled home inspection. YOU’RE BUYING A HOME Investing in a home is one of your life’s major decisions. Not just because y...

By Red Door Homes NC, Custom Built Home On Your Lot - Simplified
(Red Door Homes)
Comments 3
The simple fact is... our customers love us. And the main reason is... we love them back. This is the motto at Red Door Homes of the Carolinas and if you work with us you'll see why it's true. Still skeptical, just check Google, Facebook or Guild Quality and read our reviews.We build site-built c...

By Caroline Kuchinsky
(Lower Rate Mortgages)
Comments 3
Mortgages are powerful tools. Having one lets you have your own home and live in it for years before you own it by yourself. That power comes at a price; however, as mortgages are tricky to get and a burden to live with. Use the ideas and advice in the following paragraphs to ease this stress in ...

By Missy Sandefur, Realtor® Serving Southern California
(Pacific Sotheby's International Realty)
Comments 5
20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale When listing your house for sale, your top goal will be to get the house sold for the best price possible! There are many small projects you can do to ensure this happens! Thinking of selling?Let me help you create a marketing plan for selling your home. ...

By Virtual Ability Home
(Virtual Ability Home)
Comments 6
You must set your virtual assistant to success in order to make sure they will do the best work for you: Create a 30-60-90 Day Plan to secure the first three months of your virtual assistant Create processes and “how to” documents or videos to help train virtual assistant quickly and efficiently....

By David Sherwood, We do more than inspect, we educate.
(Sherwood Inspection Services)
Comments 5
After performing over 15,000 home inspections over a 30 year timespan, I have made a list of important questions many buyers forget to ask before hiring a home inspector  What Standard of Practice does the inspector follow?Your home inspector should adhere to a state or national standard such as ...

By National Fireproofing Co.
(National Fireproofing, Inc)
Comments 5
Accidents and natural disasters happen and many times there’s no way to prevent them. Fire causes literally billions of dollars in damage every year. You can’t always protect yourself against an accident, but there are some ways to protect your home and belongings from damaging fires. There are a...

By Abror Bek, Real Estate Broker
(Offplan)
Comments 0
If you’re looking to buy a property, but are torn between buying a new property off plan in Dubai, or a slightly older property, make sure you read our latest articles that provides key benefits as to why buying off plan can be more beneficial in the short and longer term.First Pick – Greater Cho...

By Marina Zacary, Staging
(Staging Pros)
Comments 4
What a fantastic idea for every day!So easy and so viral I love the idea of it going VIRALJust do something NICE today.   It's National Do Something Nice Day!   When I was a child and found myself feeling unhappy or perhaps feeling sorry for myself about one thing or another, the advice I would r...

By Nick Ruiz, Metro Milwaukee Home Buyer is a local family owned
(Smart Home Solutions LLC)
Comments 3
How do I sell my inherited house fast? We specialize in cash home deals in and around Milwaukee. Visit https://www.metromilwaukeehomebuyer.com to find out why it makes sense to sell it to us!Contact Details for the Business:Smart Home Solutions LLC6825 W Brown Deer Rd #242442Milwaukee, WI - 53224...

By north txgynonc, North Texas Gynecologic Oncolgy
(North Texas Gynecologic Oncology)
Comments 1
At North Texas Gynecologic Oncolgy, we pride ourselves in offering the most effective and up-to-date treatment options for patients with gynecologic malignancies. From minimally invasive robotic surgery to advanced upper abdominal debulking to heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy, our team provide...

By Mark Walker, Condo Expert in Kelowna
(Royal LePage Kelowna)
Comments 5
When it comes to an experience that can be tricky to manage for first timers, home buying is without a doubt one of the most challenging endeavours out there. It can be exciting, tiring, frustrating, or just outright scary. The best action you can take to remain in control during the entire proce...

By Donald GJinaj, Toronto Painters | Interior & Exterior Painting
(Jxf Painting Services)
Comments 5
Condo Paint Toronto | The Real CostThere are a lot of answers regarding the question, as many as there are Toronto painters. Most of Toronto painters will agree that is difficult to give any accurate pricing without seeing the scope of work. This is almost always true and for a specific price the...

By Rent History, Best tenant background check services for landlord
(Rent History Info)
Comments 4
A tenant background check is something, which can provide you with more information needed for decision making on any particular prospective tenant. The quality and relevancy of its results greatly depend on how it is carried out. Through a tenant background check you can double check the informa...

By Steve Williamson, Start Your Next Big Move!
(CIR Realty)
Comments 4
 Pay off your mortgage sooner by buying a Calgary home with a basement suite.Buying a home with a basement suite can add significant value to your real estate portfolio, both immediately through rental income and as a long-term investment if and when you choose to sell. A basement suite is entici...

By Katherine Kreiner
Comments 4
I wondered about encroachments on easements for a city sidewalk or ditch, if there is a tree enchroaching over the easement, is it important for the city or mucipality who has the easement, to communicate with the homeowner before any action is taken to trim the tree or take the tree down?  I hav...

By Megan Isbell, Industry Observer
(Agent Professor)
Comments 4
I am a licensee student and I am eager to start! As a student, I learned about Rights in Real Estate ownership. There are 5 rights along with rights that pertain to the surface, air, and subsurface of the property that I am learning about. The main 5  rights include right of possession, use, tran...

By Andy Emory
Comments 0
My online class is having me post about the importance of keeping good records, thereby avoiding the potential for bad record keeping.  This is a duty of a licensee, so it is imporant to comply.  It also helps to keep your work organized and remain professional.
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