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 Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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The Time is Here…. Let’s Find Out Who the Best Actors Are! Thank You, Sharon Tara for opening our ceremonies for us.  I hope everyone knows that Sharon is also our Creative Director and Cinematographer.  Sharon is also our resident stylist and choreographer, so please give her a much-deserved rou...
By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Five Weeks for You to Get me a Mortgage”   A couple of months ago a Realtor referral partner referred a prospective buyer to me. We carried on a 5 minute conversation, got some basic information and I was asked how long before I could get a mortgage completed. I told him that based on the type o...
By Larry Gray
(Real Estate Consultant)
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    Because I Am a Guy... Because I'm a guy, I must hold the television remote control in my hand while I watch TV. If the thing has been misplaced, I'll miss a whole show looking for it, though one time I was able to survive by holding a calculator. * Because I'm a guy, when I lock my keys in t...
By Holli McCray, Keller Williams Realty - Knoxville West
(Keller Williams Realty/Knoxville Premier Properties, LLC)
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4310 Airport Hwy, Louisville, TN. 37777 Price: $650,000MLS #: 914297Area: 4.88 Acres PRIME PROPERTY ON ALCOA HWY! Fantastic investment opportunity with immense potential. This listing includes 8 parcels (2 commercial parcels along Alcoa Hwy & 6 residential parcels along Starlite Rd). The 2 commer...
By James Dray, AR., MO., or OK. I can find the home for you.
(Wise Custom Realty)
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478   Thanks for stopping by and taking time out of your day to read my post.  My intent is to put a smile on your face.  Hopefully you’ll go away with some information you may have forgotten about or did not know.  Now sit back and enjoy the post for the day. One of the most famous architects is...
By Holli McCray, Keller Williams Realty - Knoxville West
(Keller Williams Realty/Knoxville Premier Properties, LLC)
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516 Crestwood Drive, Clinton, TN. 37716 Price: $150,000MLS #: 913920Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 2Square Footage: 1,790 CHARMING ALL-BRICK MOVE-IN READY RANCH! Updated interior, all bedrooms on the main level and a finished basement. Features include a spacious main living area w/ original hardwood floo...
By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Call 631-805-4400 (c), Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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Lakebridge Club is a 24 hour guard-gated Condo community in Suffolk County Long Island Zip Code 11754.  As a courtesy, Lawrence “Larry” & Sheila, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE Salesperson are bringing you the following Community Profile of this North Shore complex: You can reach this non-ag...
By Holli McCray, Keller Williams Realty - Knoxville West
(Keller Williams Realty/Knoxville Premier Properties, LLC)
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P193 Caramel Lane, Loudon, TN. 37774 Price: $235,000MLS #: 913452Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 3 Square Footage: 3,028  BEAUTIFULLY-KEPT MOVE-IN READY BASEMENT RANCH! Tons of space for the price! Fantastic floor plan with all bedrooms plus the laundry room on the main level. Features include a bright ope...
By Michael Thornton, Home Inspector - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.0297
(Complete Home Inspections, Inc.)
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    Earlier this morning I had read a post by Andrea Swidler in which she was talking about taking advantage of bad weather to work on her website. Today, the middle Tennessee area is supposed to get 2 – 3 inches of rain before the temperatures fall like a rock. Needless to say, today will be an ...
By Paul Henderson, I always put my clients first in any transaction!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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When you release expectations, you are free to enjoy things for what they are instead of what you think they should be... Mandy Hale Author  I always try to look at things with a fresh eye now and enjoy the outcome! You might have seen a sunrise or sunset a thousand times but each one is unique ...
By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR,Realtor(R)
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Quote of the Day. March 4, 2015 The only way to have a friend is to be one. - Ralph Waldo Emerson   
By Chris Gurnee
(ALLPRO REAL ESTATE )
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  If Your #Property Has Been On The #Market For Years and Is Not #Selling? - Perhaps It's Time To Do Things Differently! Check Out Our WebSite if You Have Any Questions on How We Work. http://www.listinginwa.com/sell/
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
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     A rare find in Brookfield....a condo alternative....a great back yard with gazebo.....entertainment friendly floorplan with living and family room...a lower level ready to finish...when you look at Brookfield Wisconsin homes for sale..this is one you will want to call YOUR home !            ...
By Gabrielle Kamahele Rhind, Broker/Owner
(KGC Properties LLC, Tucson Property Management & Real Estate)
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Everyone once in a while - something comes along that is a breathe of fresh air and makes me smile! Acotrs from the movie Unfinished Business have made available 4 photos that the public can download and use for FREE through istock images - here is the link for complete information and for the te...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Another Pending Sale in Warner Robins GA in Vinings Place Subdivision Congrats to another Houston County GA buyer who has decided now is the right time to buy a new construction home in Warner Robins GA! The result is a another pending sale in Warner Robins GA in Vinings Place Subdivision, courte...
By Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia
(Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC)
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When you see a small foundation crack, remember it for later! It might show up again! Small foundation cracks are normal. All foundations will move, some more than others. Usually a foundation will find its position and stop moving in 3 to 5 years. But not always! Can you see it?  This is a very ...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Charlotte's Levine Museum Of The New South is a history museum focusing on the history of life in the Piedmont after the Civil War.  This is a good reason to visit Charlotte. Please visit the original blog to leave your comments. Charlotte's Levine Museum Of The New South is a history museum focu...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Oak wilt is a disease caused by a fungus which attacks the central system of the tree from the roots to leaves.  When the tree attempts to block the fungus, it also blocks all water and nutrients to the branches and leaves. The leaves then wilt, brown and eventually, the tree dies.       We are c...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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The Challenge: Tell us what you eliminated or stopped doing and how it has helped. Success in your business depends on having a plan and then setting goals and action steps.  In your 2015 business plan you may have established new initiatives, set up new systems, invested in new marketing, or any...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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The 186th Annual Philadelphia International Flower Show runs through March 8th  at the Philadelphia Convention Center.    This year’s theme is “Celebrate the Movies” inspired from Disney and Disney-Pixar movies thanks to a Disney partnership Have cabin fever?  Forget the cold and snow outside.   ...
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