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 Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
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Evanston Art and Big Fork Festival 9-26 through 9-28 We Evanston residents are really looking forward to the Evanston Art and Big Fork Festival starting this Friday for loads of fun for the whole family. The Festival is going to be located on Sherman from Elgin to Davis, Church from Benson to Orr...
By Chuck Carstensen, Minnesota Real Estate Expert
(RE/MAX Results)
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Price Reduced!  Only $209,900 for this 5BR home available Contract for Deed in East Bethel MN!  3835 191st Avenue NE, East Bethel MN. The home was totally updated in 2012 with a new designer kitchen, new flooring, including hardwood floors in the living room and dining room!  The kitchen has sta...
By Cherry Wings Realty, Your Traverse City Michigan Realtor
(Cherry Wings Realty)
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Traverse City Real Estate Market is holding steady again this week. With Fall color changing and children all back in school, we are seeing some additional movement Prices are still holding strong and we are seeing some increase in inventory for buyers.   Price It Right Stage It Well It Will Sell...
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage Mobile - 916-765-5366)
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“We Already Fixed the Wall”   There are many properties in the Sacramento area that I visit on a pretty regular basis for dry rot repair. At some of the locations it is to repair damage that is causing water damage inside the building and needs attention right away. Other times, the building are...
By Lisa Coates, Residential Home Sales Specialist
(Sutton Group Professionals Realty)
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Search Current Clayton Park, Royal Hemlock Inventory Listing Details Neighborhood - Royale Hemlocks Bedrooms -5 Baths 4/2 Square Footage - 4880 MLS 41221102 Call Lisa to see if this property is still available and view 902-489-1286 You'll Love Living In Royal Hemlocks  - Halifax's Premiere Commun...
By Claudia S. Nelson, Local Expert Making a Difference!
(Keller Williams Realty )
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Potomac Club Woodbridge VA Security Gate Closed 24/7, by Claudia S. Nelson with Keller Williams Realty in Woodbridge VA    Potomac Club Woodbridge VA    Gated Community in Woodbridge VA      Starting today September 22 Potomac Club in Woodbridge VA will be a truly gated community. The security ga...
By Chuck Carstensen, Minnesota Real Estate Expert
(RE/MAX Results)
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My goal with my personal development reading this year was to only read one book over and over. That back is Tip #29 - "The Science of Getting Rich" -  This book is a quick read, but my break through did not happen until I read this book over and over.  Thus, I thought I would extend its awarenes...
By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Making the most of your back yard, Newton MA 02458 is exactly what some high end home owners are doing now.  Localvore meets gardening and growing your own herbs and vegetables.  Life is different now than it was years ago.  These days kids rarely play in their back yards because they are off to ...
By Judi K Barrett, Broker/Owner, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDAB
(Judi Barrett~Integrity Real Estate Services~Idabel, Oklahoma)
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How do you want to experience today?   I'd like to experience today as a happy person, a calm person, a healthy person, a successful person, an attractive person, a spiritually peaceful person, an emotionally mature person, ... you get the picture.   So that means I should act accordingly doing t...
By Gabrielle Kamahele Rhind, Broker/Owner
(KGC Properties LLC, Tucson Property Management & Real Estate)
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It is one day – just one no car ride and you could win money or gifts – all while helping Tucson celebrate World Car Free Day today.   Sun Rideshare and the Pima County Department of Environmental Quality (PDEQ) are supporting “Car Free Day” to encourage drivers to leave their cars at home and tr...
By Adam Franzetti, Work With A Specialist!!
(Franzetti Real Estate)
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Carillon Hills Homes For Sale In Carrollton Texas Street View - Homes For Sale in Carillon Hills Carrollton, Tx 75007   Access all MLS Carillon Hills homes for sale in Carrollton Texas.   Searching for a new home, but need to sell your current home in the Dallas, Texas area first? Our team of spe...
By Bobbie Smith, Real Estate in the Poconos of PA 570-242-1891,
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Real Estate Market Update in Long Pond PA -August 2014. Good News! Nine homes sold for the Month at an Average Sale Price of $105,000.     AVERAGE SOLD PRICE FOR AUGUST IN LONG POND:   →The Average Sold Price for August 2014 was $105k versus $106k for August  2013.   The Average sold price for Mo...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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Wood Hollow condos are located in North Wales in Montgomery county Pa. I looked up the mls for active listings and found 4 active listings. They range in price from $154,900 to $164,900. They have 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. They are great for first time buyers as well as those looking to downsize. T...
By Inna Ivchenko, Los Angeles / Valley Homes
(Mannis Real Estate Group)
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  Real Estate Market summary for the last month of summer, August 2014:     Dear Seller: Want to sell your house? Wait no more! Now it is time to take action and list your house for sale. If you list your home now, since the house inventory is very low, chances are you'll still have multiple buye...
By Larry Gray
(Real Estate Consultant)
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  The efficiency expert concluded his lecture with a note of caution. You don't want to try these techniques at home: "Why not?" asked somebody from the audience. "I watched my wife's routine at breakfast for years," the expert explained. "She made lots of trips between the refrigerator, stove, ...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Homes for Sale in Country Estates Subdivision in Kathleen GA Country Estates Subdivision Information If luxury living without the hustle and bustle of city life appeals to you, then you want to add the Country Estates Subdivision in Kathleen GA to your must-see community list! Residents have been...
By Brian Kirksey
(Ethos Real Estate)
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One of the things that I have been told recently, "...Brian, people just don't know what you do for a living".  While I'm sure some people fall into that camp, most people think I do something in real estate.  Naturally when you hear that ambiguous term, you might assume I sell residential real e...
By Suzanne " Suzi " Boyle, Idaho's Only Nationally Recognized Originator
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  M Sep 22 10:00 Existing Home Sales Aug 5.20M 5.15M   W Sep 24 10:00 New Home Sales Aug 435K 412K   W Sep 24 10:30 Crude Inventories 9/20 NA +3.67M   Th Sep 25 08:30 Initial Unemployment Claims 9/20 300K 280K   Th Sep 25 08:30 Continuing Unemployment Claims 9/13 2.470M 2.429M   Th Sep 25 08:30 D...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Autumn Begins Tonight   Autumn officially begins at 10:29 p.m. EDT, tonight, September 22, 2014. For me, this is a very special time of the year because I enjoy capturing the colors of the season with my camera.  Take some extra personal time to enjoy the beauty that surrounds us during the fall ...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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Whether you are on Facebook alot (or even a little) this is important information about Facebook scams. Don't fall into any of these traps or you might live to regret it. How many of these scams were you aware of already? Twenty percent of the world’s population is “on” Facebook—that’s well over ...