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 Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Kitsmillers Crossing Blacklick Market Update December 2018 Active Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average Price Per SQFT: $ | Average Taxes: $ | Average DOM: In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average Price Per SQFT...

By Mike & Cindy Jones, Real Estate - (904) 874-0422 - Jacksonville, Fl
(Florida Homes Realty & Mortgage)
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First time buyer houses for sale in Jacksonville Fl 4712 Cinnamon Fern Dr Overview Maps Photos $130,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Full BathroomsYear Built: 1988MLS #: 968564 Location 4712 Cinnamon Fern DrJacksonville, FL 32210USA Mike & Cindy Jones Florida Homes Realty & Mortg...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for December 11, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO28°Our Tuesday morning starts with chilly temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the middle to upper 40's.We can expect a west southwest wind arou...

By Erica Simpson,
(Erica Homes, LLC)
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#SWYD and comment "SOLD" because we just #closed another one. #SellerAlert #TestimonialTuesday 704-935-LIST #Divorce, #Death, #Repairs needed or just want to UPGRADE?? #sold #realestate #YouShouldBeHere #WhyWait #Equity #DecisionsTodayMakeYourTomorrowBetter #WhyWait #Eq...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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So 2 guys walk into the COFFEE SHOP, each selling their Manchester NH area homes on their own. How many of these homes will sell? Did you write your guess down? Well the answer is one. How do I know, well luck for us both they asked to sit at the end of my table where I sat looking up some info ...

By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(One World Realty Inc.)
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Our bragging rights on warm weather was lowered today the chill that dipped us down to 40 over night put some frost on the pumpkins. The good news is the sun is out so we will be warming up soon. However,

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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Yesterday I stopped in at my local Oriental Gift shop. Actually and ironically it is the biggest of its kind in the United States. It is always dangerous being there because the choices are incredible and the proprietors are lovely. They have two homes: one here in the Berkshires and another in A...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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National home prices have increased by 5.4% since this time last year. Over that same time period, interest rates have remained near historic lows which has allowed many buyers to enter the market and lock in low rates. As a seller, you will likely be most concerned about ‘short-term price’ – wh...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
( Inc)
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The winter holidays: a time for festivities and … fraud-tivities.Gift Card GrabNever, ever enter your credit card or other sensitive information to claim a gift card that comes via email.Never Buy Over Public WiFiShopping over public WiFi means your credit card, bank account or login data could g...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Experience the Rich Flavors of China in Oakland California   Have you only tasted American Chinese food? You’re definitely missing out a lot! Although Chinese food in the USA is delicious, Chinese food from China is an experience. I went to China with my husband in 2013, and remember trying to or...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
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Waukesha County Real Estate NewsHartland, WI The following MLS information is for November 2018.For the month of November there were 12 Single Family homes sold.There are currently 41 active listings, 0 new listing, 0 pending listing. The average price for a home SOLD is $492,283Average time on t...

By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
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 A Washington Place Christmas December 14, 5–8 p.m. Washington Place Foundation together with the Governor and First Lady host A Washington Place Christmas on the second Friday of December. Christmas trees and holiday decorations will be on view throughout Washington Place. 2017 showcased a chora...

By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
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A nice start for a new week.  Here is a snap shot of activity for the last 24 hours for the DFW area.New listing 262Back on market listings 91Price decrease listings 343Price Increase listings 35Active kick out listings 15Active option contract 270Active contingent listings 52Pending listings 384...

By Randal Jenkins
(Coldwell Banker F I Gray and Sons Residential, Inc.)
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Listing Agent Malpractice  "Buyer to Verify."   This is not acceptable.The idea of using a Realtor is so the information about the property can be shared with buyers.The seller is agreeing to pay the Realtor for providing a service.  That service is to advertise the property to the most possible ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Here is a breakdown of what the real estate market looked like in November, 2018, witha year over year comparison as well as seasonally adjusted. 

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
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You can expect to pay 10 percent of the final sale price when selling a house. This includes the agent’s commission, which is typically 6 percent, as well as, any necessary home repairs, staging costs, and taxes. Much of real estate is negotiable, so you may pay more or less depending on the term...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Key Realty)
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Parkway Crossing Grove City Market Update December 2018 Active Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average Price Per SQFT: $ | Average Taxes: $ | Average DOM: In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: 5 | Average List Price: $173,040 | Average SQFT: 1,598 | Average Pr...

By Ashish Singla, A professional guy with advanced tech skills.
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Title Insurance policy is an unique insurance coverage that is supplied to shield the buyer of a residence or residential or commercial property from the costs that can be accumulated via court fights over residential property acts. Prior to the acquisition is finished the Insurer will certainly ...

By Janet Brooks, Integrity and Excellence in Life & Real Estate
(Brooks & Associates)
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Are you allowing yourself to get still enough to hear the whisper.......Often we have to quiet our mind and our surroundings to hear God. Get rid of all the low grade ambient noise in our lives and tune in. 

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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If you called the Food Pantry closest to your home, you may be surprised how many families are served by that facility. It could be a city or county or other non profit organization's service center. It is beyond most people's imagination to know how it would feel to go to bed ratio...