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 Lori Ballen, CVO, Chief Visionary Officer / Ballen Companies
(Keller Williams, Digital Marketing Strategist specializing in Search and Social with The Ballen Method and Vision Masters)
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Get Your Copy of the Las Vegas Home Buying Process Guide - It's CUSTOM and LOCAL >>     8104 CALICO WIND ST, Las Vegas, Nevada 89131   Price: $152,950 Est. Monthly Payment: $656.85 See Details Listing ID: 1497940 | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Full Baths | 1,396 Square Feet | 0.100 Acres To see this listing or...
By Lisa Wiseman
(Intero Real Estate Services, San Jose, Silicon Valley)
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    Here in Almaden Valley, as in many areas, supply and demand are the name of the game,and increasing values. We currently have 30 active single family homes, that's less than halfof what we had 2 years ago. I was able to sell my clients' fixer upper for significantly more thanit would have sol...
By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
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Denver Foreclosures are hard to find and when they do come on the market, they don't last long. With investors fighting over the few bank owned homes on the market, potential homebuyers have been struggling to find any foreclosures to even bid on With this low inventory, our team was thrilled to ...
By Mahesh Mike Patel, Call Me And Consider It Done!
(First Team Real Estate)
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  Cold Calling: How to make it Fun and Effective I was fortunate enough to give a presentation on Cold Calling.  We all know that to be successful in Real Estate or any other sale business, one has to find customers to present  to.  One always has to find new clients and at the same time service ...
By Bob Souza (925) 513-3400 & Leilani Souza (916) 408-5500 Souza Realty - Real Estate Broker in Placer County, California, Homes & Land, Real Estate Investments and Rentals
(Souza Realty - Roseville, Rocklin, Granite Bay, Loomis, Penryn, Newcastle, Lincoln, Auburn, Meadow Vista (Placer County, CA))
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Real estate market data for Roseville, CA provided by Leilani Souza of Souza Realty. In 2014, there were 8 condo sales at The Reserves at Galleria in Roseville, CA: 501 Gibson Drive #1523, Roseville, CA 95678 (1/1, 851 sq. ft.) SOLD for $126,000 on 2/5/14 - 4 DOM 501 Gibson Drive #2122, Roseville...
By Bridget McGee, Maryland Mortgage Mama NMLS#196068
(Corridor Mortgage Group 410-960-2061)
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African Girls Educated Because of ACTIVERAIN!   Each November, my family and I are honored to take part of Mothers Fighting For Others (MFFO) GIFT OF EDUCATION Fundraiser in Gaithersburg, Maryland.  There is a small group of feisty, strong, beautiful women who are on the Gift of education committ...
By Larry Atkins
(State Wide Realty Co.)
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Property with a view-Waterfront Properties under 100KState Wide Realty Company- Farmville VA                                                                                                             MLS# 34187                                             MLS# 34860                               ...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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Ron Marshall had a stroke of genius with this one.     What a great idea!!!!   As Realtors, we could come up with something really cool to give to our clients as they pack their items away.     Maybe a huge sticker that is colorful and says "OPEN ME FIRST"   Moving is a very stressful time for an...
By Michael Layton, Michael Layton 7604085300
(Big Block Realty)
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  Open -9:30 to 11:00 am - normally by appointment only. Come see this wonderful home much larger than average and move in condition. Get all the info on your smart phone by texting "2098" to  760-297-4800   Looking for a spacious home with all the modern amenities?  No need to sacrifice or sque...
By Jim Taylor
(Weichert, Realtors - The Andrews Group)
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Homes in Riverview Park in Franklin TN   Find details and photos of all for sale homes in Riverview Park in Franklin TN   Weichert, Realtors - The Andrews Group gathers information from multiple sources to provide concise reviews on real estate market trends involving homes, condominiums and inve...
By Amerifirst Financial
(Amerifirst Financial, Inc )
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1412 W Glenrosa Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 3 bedroom home in Phoenix AZ Melrose Manner Home   Virtual Tour   Photo Gallery   Property Map   Financing   Request Showing   Contact Me   Chad ArendOffice: (480) 359-3743: Mobile: (602) 740-2074: Website: Visit Website Price : $192,000.00 Bedrooms : 3 B...
By Laura Cerrano, Authentic Feng Shui Expert,Lecturer,Author,Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Lion Dance at The Metropolitan Museum of Art for 2015   Over the weekend, after a Feng Shui consultation, it only seemed right to check out The Met on the upper east side. They hosted a Lion Dance ceremony to welcome in the Lunar New Year of the Ram. This turned out to be a huge festive ceremony....
By Suzanne McLaughlin, Sabinske & Associates, Realtor
(Sabinske & Associates, Inc. (Albertville, St. Michael))
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Finding the CONNECTION with New Clients….How to Make It Work!   Have you found that you have met new potential clients and “lost” them after a showing or a meeting or two?    Would you rather keep the potential relationship in play until closing?   I think I know the answer to the last question....
By Judith Ritter, Rural Land & Homes Specialist
(Dirt Road Real Estate)
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  40 Acres in Silver Springs Kingman, AZ 86401 Secluded Beautiful Treed Silver Springs 40 Acres Price : $25,000 Lot Size : 40 Acres Community : Silver Springs County : Mohave Property Type : Single Family MLS Number : 893077 click for more information and pictures Property Description You will ne...
By Cindy Hallas
(Amerifirst Financial, Inc. )
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Dede Turken, 602-550-5572, and Berkshire Hathaway Arizona Properties are proud to present this gorgeous 4 bedroom home for sale Arrowhead Ranch near Hillcrest Middle School.  Would you like to see this awesome home first hand?  Then reach out to Dede today and arrange your very own showing!   225...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender -, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
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What Does 580 + 43 Equal?   MORTGAGE APPROVAL!          Credit Scores of 580 or higher ... and Debt-to-Income Ratio of 43% or less ... mean FHA Buyers can obtain Mortgage Approval.        Other qualifying factors such as:     Employment/Income Stability  Down Payment  Acceptable Credit History  N...
By MarketingSoc 1
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6644 E EL SENDERO RD CAREFREE AZ 85377 $1,500,000 | 4 BEDROOMS | 4 BATHROOMS | 3 CAR PARKING | 4,456 SQUARE FEET | MLS: 5243625 This is a Luxurious 4 Bedroom Estate For Sale in Carefree Grand View Estates Carefree AZ 85377. Luxurious mountain-side estate in Carefree in an exclusive gated communi...
By Laura Cerrano, Authentic Feng Shui Expert,Lecturer,Author,Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Feng Shui Workshops for Condominium Communities in New York City    Yesterday I presented to the C.A.R.E committee in NYC. We didn't know how many would attend and to our surprise we had a full house, to the point where some people stood during some of the presentation until more chairs arrived. ...
By Raj Dhaliwal, (MyAbbotsford.Com)
(Century 21 Coastal Realty Ltd.)
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(Surrey, BC) – In February, sales of all property types in the Fraser Valley increased by 21 per cent in one year with demand for two property types in particular - single family detached homes and townhomes - outpacing supply.   Last month, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board processed 1,337 sal...
By Kevin Mackessy, Dedicated. Qualified. Local.
(Blue Olive Properties, LLC)
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$2,100/mo, 3Bd/2.5Ba Single Family House, 2531 sqft.     Paul Mackessy | Blue Olive Properties | 720-556-0269 21049 Woodside Ln, Parker, CO 80138 Ranch Style 3 Bedroom in Parker with Finished Basement, Close to Mainstreet 3Bd/2.5Ba Single Family House   $2,100/mo Sq Footage 2531 sqft. Bedrooms 3...