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 Joe Graham, Naperville Real Estate Marketing Specialist
(Joe Graham Real Estate Group)
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Creative Kitchen Spruce-Ups Boost Naperville Home Marketability   Just as the kitchen is a magnet for family activity, when a Naperville home goes up for sale, it’s the one room guaranteed to get rapt attention at every showing. Older Naperville homes can be at something of a disadvantage here, ...
By Sergio Rebollo Jr.
(Real Estate TeamMates)
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3 Steps To Finding a Short Sale Realtor In Palmetto Bay 1. Searching For an Palmetto Bay Short Sale Specialist If you need to find a Short Sale Specialist in Palmetto Bay you can find plenty of resources on the Internet. Finding an expert in the Palmetto Bay area is very important when you are bu...
By Peter Bowdren, Phoenix East Valley Realtor
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  Neely Farms- 4 Bedroom Home for Sale with Pool- Gilbert AZ 85296       Lovely home in desirable Neely Farms. Four bedrooms, 3 car garage plus a Pool- WOW! Kitchen has Custom Corian Counters, French doors leading to covered Patio and Pool, Plantations Shutters and Vaulted Ceilings. Terrific kitc...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
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You find yourself needing a Houlton Maine home and want to sample just a few. But you are many miles away, it is a production to pack up the kids, point the car or SUV north to run the roads. Making several trips to find "the one" and then cranking up the marketing on the out of state home makes ...
By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, Your Preferred St. George Area Real Estate Agent.
(PK Real Estate Utah, St. George, UT 84770)
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My office will be closed February 29th, 30th and 31st, 2015.   I plan to take a mini va-ca on those days and anyone wishing to join me is very welcome to relax, refresh and rejuvenate.   After a hectic schedule of non-stop business activity for the past several weeks, this will be a much needed b...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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Going to My Doctor Today in Houston   Yesterday my blog discussed how I got hit in the head when I was changing the weights on one of assisted pull up and dip machine at Life Time Fitness in Katy. I did not go to the emergency rooms in Katy as frankly these are all breeding grounds for nasty germ...
By Tammy Lankford, Your Lake Sinclair Expert (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
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The world is made up of all kinds of people, all kinds of religions, political believes, different moral compasses, different ideas of ethics and different measure sticks for success.   I am a square peg who's hovered by the round hole all my life. My motto, why be normal?  I don't measure someon...
By Keji Ogunleye, GRI, SFR, KejiYour Realtor
(Fairfax Realty, Inc)
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14711 Hampshire Hall Ct, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772  TO BUY A HOME IN Bowie: Call 301-6132-403 TO SELL A HOME IN Bowie: Call 301-613-2043   Click To  View This House or similar homes for sale in Upper Marlboro   Keji Ogunleye , Fairfax Realty, Inc 301-613-2043 keji@metrohom...
By Raymond Edler, #1 Real Estate Office in DFW
(Keller Williams Realty Dallas Fort Worth 214-552-2091)
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Stop Paying Rent! Whether you are renting or buying you ARE paying a mortgage DON'T DELAY, VERY HIGH INTEREST IN THIS HOME COMPLETE, EXTENSIVE REMODEL. VIRTUALLY REBUILT FROM THE STUDS IN! New roof, vinyl windows, plumbing, electrical, cabinets, flooring, doors, etc. Great, like-new home with mod...
By Sharlene Hensrud, Realtor. Listener. Knowledgable. Patient.
(RE/MAX Results -
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Houses of the Big and Little Screen As I’ve mentioned in past posts, I’m a fan of winter—a good snowy winter means plenty of cross-country skiing, with some sledding, Nordic hiking, and ice skating thrown in for good measure. Still, I do reach a breaking point every year, and this year it’s happe...
By Marla Yost, The Marla Yost Team
(Marla Yost Team- Keller Williams Realty)
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For anyone trying to buy or sell a home, updated information on the market's status is a huge plus. It helps you grasp the right timing on buying or selling. And if that's what you're looking for, then we can help! Below you will find information on the most recent homes sold in Mansfield TX this...
By Laura Sellers,; Auburn, AL Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.;, EXPERT IN AUBURN REAL ESTATE SERVICES)
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Katy Thorson - Staff Writer | 0 comments Come Saturday, March 7, Kiesel Park will be crawling with a happy bunch of hay-, slime- and mud-covered kids when the Junior League of Lee County (JLLC) hosts its 2nd annual Junior Adventure Challenge (JAC). Children ages 4 to10 are welcome to run the obst...
By Christina Welch, St Johns County Real Estate
(Keller Williams Jacksonville Realty)
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Heritage Landing Home for Sale in St Augustine, FL OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescriptionNeighborhood $250,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial BathroomInterior: 2,325 sqft Location 2843 Sheephead CourtSt Augustine, FL 32092USA Welch Team Keller Williams Jacksonvill...
By John Novak, Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace)
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Home Sales in Madeira Canyon - Henderson NV 89044 - January 2015 Madeira Canyon is a master planned community at the edge of the Black Mountains in Henderson NV. Floor plans range from 1,500 to over 5,000 square feet, with resale prices starting in the mid 100's. The neighborhood is also home to ...
By Sky Realty
(Sky Realty)
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Learn more about 1009 1/2 Cherico and other Austin Area Homes or call 512-342-8744 for more info.NEIGHBORHOOD: GovalleSTORIES: 1    BEDROOMS: 1BATHROOMS: 1SQUARE FOOTAGE: 490 (TCAD)YEAR BUILT:     1947Amazing opportunity to rehab or start fresh in 78702. This lush lot with mature trees backs to ...
By Debb Janes, REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington
(The Carl Group, LLC)
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YouTube Thursdays Interactive Videos - Choose Your Own AdventureInteractive videos are similar to a choose your own adventure story.  It’s a great way to engage viewers - and keep them engaged.   I can envision this as being a very powerful tool for REALTORS®. Imagine the ability to have viewers ...
By Laura Sellers,; Auburn, AL Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.;, EXPERT IN AUBURN REAL ESTATE SERVICES)
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Brian Woodham In response to the City Council's unanimous approval of a six-month moratorium on new multi-unit housing development in the University Service District east of College Street, city of Auburn staff have begun the process of acting on the council's recommendat...
By Fred Hernden, Albuquerque area Home Inspector
(Superior Home Inspections - Greater Albuquerque Area)
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I have written about clutter many times, and so has every other Home Inspector here on Active Rain. It still amazes me that people would not care enough about the sale of their home... which was their idea in the first place(most of the time) to make sure there are no snags and the transaction is...
By Elaine Carlson
(Remax Palos Verdes Realty)
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Palos Verdes Real Estate Palos Verdes Drive North Neighborhood 2014 2014 Palos Verdes homes sales for Palos Verdes Drive North neighborhood increased to 72 single family homes sold compared to 67 in 2013.  Price per square foot for Palos Verdes Drive North houses that sold in 2014 increased to $5...
By Nick Smith, Boise Idaho Real Estate, We Love Boise
(Silvercreek Realty Group)
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(Guest Blog by our leading partner Dave Woodland)   The first thing you need to do is get pre-approved. This is different from pre-qualifying, as it is a full loan approval instead of an opinion letter. Take this step before looking at homes. Finding out what you qualify for will help you search ...