Kathy Streib,  Home Stager/Redesign

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John Meussner
Mortgages in AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, MD, MN, MT, NC, NJ, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI - Fair Oaks, CA
#MortgageMadeEasy Fair Oaks, CA 484-680-4852

I see I'm in the minority, but if I see a post has 50+ comments, I usually go to another post by the same person and leave a comment on a blog that didn't get as much attention.  I figure 50+ comments, someone has already said whatever I'd have to say.  Most times I'll leave a comment on both posts though.

Jan 14, 2015 10:56 AM
Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Real Estate
John L Scott Market Center - Birkenfeld, OR
"Your Local Expert!" 503-755-2905

Kathy, I liked John Meussner's reaction to this question, but heck, I've never been a routine girl, so whatever the moment holds for me, I just go with that! Sometimes, I'll notice or read the comments, beforehand, sometimes, I don't want to be sidetracked by what another has said...moment-to-moment and it's great that as a result of speaking with Noah, BOTH of you gained something new from it!

Jan 15, 2015 01:41 PM
Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917

I learned something new here I thought my comment would be lost in the woodwork of a great post that had many comments. All 17 answers prove me wrong. If you like what you read write a comment. No one (that I know of) can read your mind. Great question Kathy.

Jan 15, 2015 11:32 AM
Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

The number of comments has nothing to do with whether or not I leave a comment. I leave a comment when I have something to add or because it's someone that I read everyday and I"m stopping by to see what's on that person's mind for the day. 

Jan 14, 2015 08:35 AM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy


I comment on a post because I am interested in the content, and the thought of the #of comments doesn't cross my mind.  A

Jan 14, 2015 05:40 AM
Dipti Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
On a team with Praful Thakkar

Sometimes I do.

May 25, 2018 10:56 PM
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I spend more time on those who have very few comments.

Oct 15, 2017 10:20 PM
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

A good posts command more comments!

Aug 20, 2017 11:16 PM
Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807
HomeSmart - Chandler, AZ
Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor

Kathy - If I see a post I am interested in, and take the time to read, I will more often than not post a comment (probably 99%). It doesn't matter to me whether it has no other comments, or two hundred. Oftentimes I will read what others have said as well, and find that those comments can be very informative.

Jan 16, 2015 06:05 AM
Sharon Tara
Sharon Tara Transformations - Portsmouth, NH
Retired New Hampshire Home Stager

The number of comments doesn't make a difference as far as whether I will comment or not, unless the subject matter is something that requires reading ALL the previous comments and there are just too many for me to take the time. 

Jan 15, 2015 09:57 AM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

I comment based on my interest in the post and having something to say, not based on how many comments there are or if there are none. There's a certain pleasure in being the first commenter, but for some posts I really enjoy seeing what else people have to say about the post itself

Jan 15, 2015 08:48 AM
Sybil Campbell
Fernandina Beach, FL
Referral Agent Amelia Island Florida

I don't take the number of comments into account when decidng whether or not to comment.

Jan 15, 2015 06:01 AM
Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

I not only comment but I will read many, if not all of the other comments. I generally find the "discussion" to be stimulating and educational.

Jan 15, 2015 04:15 AM
Mary Weiss
Zillow Group Mortgages - Seattle, WA
Trainer & Content Manager

I always comment. I think it's a good practice generally because I always read through comments when I'm responding. I think it's fun to strike up conversations. 

Jan 14, 2015 11:10 PM
Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

The number doesn't matter at all. I have my "regulars" whom I visit every day and they visit us. The amount of comments they receive is of no concern to me...

Jan 14, 2015 09:41 PM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

If the topic moves me and I have something to say, I comment and I don't care, Kathy, how many other comments there might be.

Jan 14, 2015 08:17 PM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

If it is a subject matter which interests me, I will, no matter how many comments.

Jan 14, 2015 10:47 AM
Evelyn Johnston
Friends & Neighbors Real Estate - Elkhart, IN
The People You Know, Like and Trust!

No, never, it is usually the heading that pulled me in and I will read it unless it is a bazillion words or no page breaks.

Jan 14, 2015 09:00 AM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

The number of comments does not impact my decision to leave a comment.

Jan 14, 2015 08:37 AM
Ron Marshall
Marshall Enterprises - Saint Michael, MN
Birdhouse Builder Extraordinaire

Kathy, you know that I always return comments, so it doesn't matter to me whether they already have several or dozens, I try to read the post through and make a thoughtful comment, no matter what!

Jan 14, 2015 08:09 AM
Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

Every comment is unique, so "enough" is really not a factor for me. If there are other comments, it's an opportunity to learn from them; I still comment.

Jan 14, 2015 07:46 AM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I will comment on it if it's a great topic and a member that I want to support.

Jan 14, 2015 07:10 AM
Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida

If there's something to add I will chime in otherwise I'll move on.

Jan 14, 2015 06:04 AM