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 Steve Wilhelmy
(Keller Williams Classic Realty Northwest)
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Homes for Sale in the Fieldstone Meadows Neighborhood Maple Grove, MN Why Do People Live here? Fieldstone Meadows is a subdivision in the very southwestern  corner of Maple Grove. Residents here enjoy a clean quiet community, a fabulous school district, and HOA ammenities such as neighborhood sw...
By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Staging a home - it's important!  And if your Winnetka or North Shore home is vacant, it's even more critical to stage it properly. Not necessarily a full house of furniture, but enough to make it welcoming and warm. Check out this cute post about staging a vacant home Most Saturday morni...
By Joyce Thomas, Anthem Merrill Ranch AZ Real Estate
(REMAX Home Expert Realty)
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3572 N EMERALD CREEK Drive Florence, AZ 85132 4 Bedroom 3 Car Garage Home Anthem Merrill Ranch Price : $169,900.00 Bedrooms : 4 Bathrooms : 2.00 Square Foot : 1,964 Community : Anthem at Merrill Ranch County : Pinal Property Type : Single Family Year Built : 2006 MLS Number : 5146708 click for m...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
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  The local real estate market and getting the best bang for your marketing dollar. Locally and World wide. No two markets in the real estate property listing promotion approach are handled the same. Because of the type of properties, the audience for buyers. That you the agent, broker, REALTOR a...
By Kim Peasley-Parker
(AgentOwned Realty, Heritage Group, Inc.)
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Homes for Sale with 5+ bedrooms in Sumter, South Carolina   Why purchase a home with 5+ bedrooms?   Find current homes for sale with 5+ bedrooms in Sumter, SC.   Homes for sale with 5+ bedrooms are wonderful. Whether or not you have that many kids, the extra bedrooms can be helpful!   South Carol...
By Steve Adams, Steve Adams REALTOR ®, ABR
(RE/MAX 1)
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Five Home Selling Mistakes We Can Learn From- Are you going to be putting your home on the market soon? If this is your first time as a seller, or even if you’ve been through the process before, there are several factors and things to take into consideration in order to get the best return on yo...
By Jim Crawford, Jim Crawford Atlanta Realtor - Atlanta Real Estate
(RE/MAX Paramount Properties)
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Decatur GA Pending Home Sales Statistics by Price Range Decatur GA Pending home sales statistics by price range. Have you ever wondered what homes are selling in Decatur GA? What DeKalb County home price ranges are most sought after? Well you are not alone, but it is often hard to find this infor...
By Martha Brown, Your Homes Around Annapolis Agent
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., Annapolis MD 21403)
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Rentals do not get much better than this. 4 bedroom, 3 bath Colonial situated on a country acre overlooking farmland. Country kitchen, country sun room, country wood burning fireplace and even room for a country garden. Amazing opportunity that puts you close to major commuter routes yest back of...
By Dale Cosack
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
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Newtown Borough is one of our Newtopias (and I might be a bit biased about this one). It’s a great little town, beautifully preserved and nicely laid out. Originally settled in 1684 by William Penn and just oozes with history. Take the self guided walking tour to discover the rich heritage of thi...
By MaryBeth Mills Muldowney, Massachusetts Broker Owner
(TradeWinds Realty Group LLC)
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Update to Tornado warning -   Yes they did have a possible tornado which did extensive damage in Revere Massachusetts this morning. They are awaiting confirmation as to whether they will put this fast moving storm in the category of a tornado. With our current crazy weather patterns it is extreme...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Rambler on 5 sweeping acres with 2-stall barn and tack room. Beautifully landscaped with great curb appeal! Oversized garage with plenty of shop room. Easy flowing floor plan with 2 fireplaces and formal dining room. Venetian blinds off Master Bedroom. Lots of parking for RVs and extra vehicles. ...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Cape Cod style main house features vaulted ceilings, skylights, large sun room, master with French doors to private patio. 380 sq ft detached guest house features full kitchen and bath, hook-ups for washer and dryer. Property is beautifully landscaped with garden area and a creek that runs to a n...
By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Realtor Referrals”   My goal for 2014 was to give 120 referral given to Realtors. As of end of July 23rd, I am at 71. Why are these Realtor referrals important to me? My clients are being referred to knowledgeable Realtors, that represent then in a way, continue to make me look good. The better ...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Outstanding view and privacy! Charming natural wood home overlooking Ludlow Bay and Marina. Multiple decks for entertaining. Skylights for natural lighting, hardwood floors, stone fireplace, shop space in daylight basement. Greenbelts with towering firs for privacy on both sides of the property. ...
By Mike & Kathleen Kelly, Hickory NC REALTORS
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  6481 KEENELAND TR Vale, NORTH CAROLINA 28168 Price: $240,000 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms1807 Square Ft. Listing # 9577448   Wonderful brick ranch with basement and 1.42 acres in Vale. This home is just awesome with open concept layout, hardwood floors, granite countertops and finishes usually found...
By Solutions Real Estate
(Solutions Real Estate)
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Looking for a great Gilbert neighborhood? Look no further! This great community is full of amenities including 3 heated pools, 3 Basketball courts, a Volleyball court, 5 parks including one a short walk away. It is located close to shopping, freeways, ASU East, and AT Still colleges. This commun...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Great home in a friendly neighborhood.Mint condition with many recent improvements. Hardwood floors, cozy fireplace and custom closets. All windows replaced in 2006. Large open kitchen and dining. The garage has been converted into a Master Suite with 3/4 bath. Private fenced backyard has a dog r...
By Marla Yost, The Marla Yost Team
(Marla Yost Team- Keller Williams Realty)
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"Always deliver more than expected." - Larry Page
25 Ophir Drive   Located in Sky Ridge, you will enjoy the benefits of town living with panoramic views you just can't find downtown. The house is unique, with stucco siding and well manicured landscaping in the front. Upon entering the home you will see the grand allure of the living room wi...
By Victoria & Marshall Henderson, Exclusive Buyer Agents
(Buyer's Edge Bethesda Maryland)
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How To Buy A Home-Advice For My Brother   After 20 Happy Years....My brother his wife and their daughter are moving out of of San Francisco. They love the city by the Bay but feel the cost of living is ridiculously high.  They plan to move north and commute into the city a couple of days a week f...