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 Jerry Newman, Texas REALTOR, San Antonio Military Relocation
(Green Home Realty, 210-789-4216,www.Selling-SanAntonioHomes.com)
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The Basic Allowance for Housing(BAH) for our Military Members varies from one location to another, and our military members can determine how much they can afford to pay for rental housing. The BAH helps our members find suitable housing off base. Alicia Utz has prepared an excellent post featuri...
By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, Your Preferred St. George Area Real Estate Agent.
(PK Real Estate Utah, St. George, UT 84770)
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St George Utah Horse Properties For Sale | Diamond Valley Acres| Market Snapshot January 2015   Diamond Valley Acres is a single family, rural community 11 miles from downtown St. George, Utah with .75 acre lots up to 12 acre lots that accommodate horses, goats and fowl. A mixture of log cabin st...
By Will Hamm
(Hamm Homes)
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What a great gal to talk to, Beth Atalay was on my list to talk to the first time this contest came out at the beginning of the month.  Now that we have made contact, I ask myself why I did talk to her years ago.  She has a back round of working for Disney for over 10 years and has been in real e...
By Michelle Bush, Bush Team-Las Vegas Real Estate Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty Southwest Las Vegas)
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702-483-9620 Clay Bush will be shaving his head to support the kids. Kids can't fight childhood cancer alone... Kids can't fight childhood cancer alone. That’s why, Henderson local, Clay Bush is willing to cut off his curly locks and shave his head for the love of kids just like him.   This year,...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
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Donations of Prom Dresses Needed - 5th Annual Melissa's Closet & Crystal's Jewelry Box, March 7, 2015          In honor of a former employee, Melissa Michalowski, and her friend Crystal Carr, 2 young girls lost too soon, Whitmore Ace Hardware (multiple locations) is once again collecting new and ...
By Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint, North Idaho Real Estate - 208-255.6227
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Ahhh the 'Secret' Mineral Oils that cure all ? I have a tenant that I am trying to get out.  Trying to decide on proper way to make that a separate post.  This post is about another Secret Potion answer to yet another frustrating issue most likely all of us have faced at one time or another.  Mic...
By Peggy Yee, Search Fairfax Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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When is my first mortgage payment due? One of the nice surprises when a buyer closes is that their mortgage payment isn't due until over a month after they closed.  For example, if you closed on January 15, your next mortgage payment would not be due until March 1.  This is because mortgage payme...
By Brian Wiseman LL.B. CIPS, The WiseMan of Real Estate
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House Prices in Clarington, Ontario, for December 2014 - Attached Row Townhouses Real estate market data for Clarington, Ontario, for December, 2014 provided by Brian Wiseman LL.B., CIPS of Keller Williams Energy Real Estate Brokerage   Clarington House Prices – Attached Row Townhouses (See expla...
By Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz, Commercial & Residential Real Estate Agent
(REALTY ONE GROUP - LAS VEGAS, NEVADA 702.443.7156 )
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Robert Vegas Bob Swetz has know Tom for quite some time and his posts can be full of so much important information. This post is particular ... As a business owner myself this post of Tom's is "Spot On" ;o)   Business License Contractors License Bonded Insurance   And this is the most important p...
By Ingrid Pierson, DRE 00560598 - 800-530-9421
(Pierson Real Estate and Investments)
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The Number Six mistake buyers make when buying a home is not understanding the legal implications of loan and inspection contingencies, as well as other contractual provisions.  When applying for a loan the process can be complicated.  All contingencies need to be removed before escrow closing a...
By Barbara Michaluk, Top Producing REALTOR Montgomery County, Maryland
(Weichert Realtors, 3816 International Dr, Silver Spring, MD)
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Sold By Barbara Michaluk15101 Interlachen Dr #915 Silver Spring, MD 20906Leisure World of MD  Sold Price $163,000 Includes Garage Space, Golf Cart Space    Beautiful 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Condo with indoor garage space, +golf cart space. 1,120 square feet, F Modelin Leisure World of Maryland Gree...
By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate - HOM Sotheby's Int'l Re
(HÔM Sotheby's International Realty, BRE License 01501912)
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Sunset Ridge Park is a fairly new park which had their grand opening on December, 6, 2014. Sunset Ridge Park is located on the north west corner of Superior and West Coast Highway. The park itself consists of 13.67 acres. Some of the amenities include the following at Sunset Ridge Park in Newport...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
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Ernie Banks RIP If you are a Chicagoan or a baseball lover then you have heard that Ernie Banks passed away Friday at age 83 from a massive heart attack. It was a sad day for Chicago. Ernie was very much loved by our town and known as a real nice guy and very friendly person. I will never forget ...
By Barbara Michaluk, Top Producing REALTOR Montgomery County, Maryland
(Weichert Realtors, 3816 International Dr, Silver Spring, MD)
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Senior Community located in Silver Spring, MD 20906Within Montgomery County, Maryland   Montgomery County, MD values the economic, cultural, and social role that senior citizens play in their communities and in society as a whole. Over the past year, county officials have worked together to imple...
By Robert & Lisa Hammerstein, Bergen County NJ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Valley Realty)
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Homes For Sale in Emerson NJ between $250,000 & $750,000Do you want to know what home prices are in Emerson New Jersey currently? The attached link below is for all single family homes currently for sale, priced between $250,000 and $750,000.Looking for a home in Emerson New Jersey? We can help.H...
By Joyce Kelley, Buyers Agent 800-309-3414 Pace and Gulf Breeze,Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services Inc)
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   Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561: Clients must deal with nosy families and friends Buyers often find themselves in an awkward situation when someone asks what they paid for their home. Here are three ways to deflect the question. Read more. Homes in Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561 with buyer rebates, 325...
By Michael Dagner, Your Denver Homes Realty Expert
(Brokers Guild Classic)
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  Coming Soon!  'Trailside Patio Homes' - Thornton Co Trailside   Coming Soon:  Trailside Patio Homes - Thornton Co New Homes In Thornton Co Prices from mid $300s   Homes & Community Features: 8 Floorplans 1385 - 1900 SF Double Garages Low-maintenance ranch-homes Backing to a greenbelts and walki...
By P.J. Virgilio Jr., Realtor 408-568-6578 Selling homes in the Greater San Jose area and South through San Martin, Gilroy, San Juan Bautista and Hollister as well!
(Keller Williams Realty Silicon Valley)
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Current Inventory stats for week 4, Cupertino, CA…once again, it's our interpretation of what the market is really doing and where it's heading.   More Real Estate and Less Hype;   0 Single family homes currently listed as bank owned. 1 Single family homes currently listed as short sales. 3 Singl...
By MaryKay Shumway, Door County WI Real Estate Expert & Consultant
(Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group Door County)
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Door County real estate for sale:  What does "broom swept condition" mean in Wisconsin real estate sales? How CLEAN does your home have to be to sell it?  No, not when your Broker SHOWS it (THAT'S where it should be as clean and as clutter-free possible).  Now you HAVE YOUR OFFER.  You've moved o...
By P.J. Virgilio Jr., Realtor 408-568-6578 Selling homes in the Greater San Jose area and South through San Martin, Gilroy, San Juan Bautista and Hollister as well!
(Keller Williams Realty Silicon Valley)
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Current Inventory stats for week 4, Alum Rock area, San Jose, CA (95127, 95148)… once again, it's our interpretation of what the market is really doing and where it's heading.   More Real Estate and Less Hype;   4 Single family homes currently listed as bank owned. 20 Single family homes currentl...
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