Groups are smaller communities within the larger ActiveRain. Join groups created by others. or start your own and
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This is the place to view the past and present contests put on by ActiveRain and its members. Everyone can join the
group and help encourage each other. Current contest will be highlighted posts so it's easy for you all to see. Let it
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AR's community takes the time to leave honest and transparent reviews of their experiences
so you can be a bit wiser about your purchase.
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Whatever it is you're into and wherever you are, AR surely has a group for you to join.
Brand, off the wall, specific subject matters…whatever it is you're looking for.
Each time you write a post you can syndicate your post to 5 groups.
And if by chance you don't find what you're looking for, start a new group today!
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Find some that are close to home and close to heart
Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
that will boost their business and increase their visibility in the community and beyond.
Earn points by partaking in these contest and climb the leaderboard
Do what's good for you and your business by participating
If you have an idea for a contest, just let us know
Stay motivated and on track with new contests popping up each month
Ask a Real Estate Question
Here's another avenue for you to build relationships with others. Share your expertise with someone searching for answers.
Play the teacher role and help someone out today
Your Homepage will alert you of new questions in your state
A wonderful way to open a door to a possible new client
Ask a question yourself to get help
These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
State, County, City and Neighborhood pages make it easy for consumers to find what they're looking for.
Post your listings, school information, local events, market reports and more
Consumers peruse these pages for information
Farm your niche market and cover all the happenings in your neighborhood
activerain contests: Invite Members to ActiveRain Challenge - 06/15/12 01:14 PM
Do you remember the day you joined ActiveRain? Most likely somebody told you to join and now you look back as it being one of the best career moves you've made :) Many of you still feel indebted to that member who opened up your world to AR. Let's get a new class in here, a new wave of members. More members mean more comments, posts, referrals, leads and opinions. Let's get some newbies who didn't know they could blog, didn't know they could make their phones ring from publishing market reports, didn't know about this wonderful diamond in the haystack (67 comments)
Real estate is beautiful. One of the core values of RealEstate.com is being photo-centric and letting the homes speak for themselves. Just check out some of the alluring pictures featured on the current Home Page of RealEstate.com. We want to open up the opportunity for YOU to have your photos and listings featured on the home page of RealEstate.com. We have (57 comments)
activerain contests: Back to School Contest - 08/09/11 12:45 PM
Pretty soon the lemonade stands will be a distant memory and all the little angels will be back at their desks, dressed to the nines with brand new SpongeBob lunchboxes. Most of you are jumping up and down with excitement at the very thought! Through much analytical research, we found that back to school searches are heavily used this time of year. We all know that hyper local posts bring clicks, views and business. Being up-to-date on the happenings in your neighborhood speaks volumes. Moms and Dads, Nannys and Grandmas will soon be searching in preparation for the first day of (673 comments)
activerain contests: ActiveRain/KeepSum Contest: Cut Your Business Expenses by 60% - 08/08/11 08:14 AM
At ActiveRain, we're small business owners too. So are the folks at KeepSum! We know first hand that being an "independent contractor" or running your own real estate brokerage or any small business for that matter is not easy. Yes, many believe that being a real estate agent is easy and glamorous: you make your own hours, you collect what appear to be huge commission checks, and you drive fancy cars. However, what the public doesn't see is what really goes on behind the curtains. You have to split commission checks with everyone - even your kids. Post cards, websites, signs, (237 comments)
activerain contests: Piece of AR History Winners - 07/01/11 04:41 PM
Thanks to all who entered the contest. Your hyper local posts makes us want to journey to each and every place. While we had quite a few entries, only 20 lucky members won. I thank you all for your participation and congratulations to the winners. We put each fabulous entry into a hat and picked 20. Here they are in no particular order: Ken Cash Cindy Edwards Jay Markanich Bob Gilbert Debra Brooks Celeste "Sally" Cheeseman Ed Silva Barbara Martino-Sliva Stacey Smith Donnie McKinney Shar Sitter John Hrisco Kathy Streib Cynthia Larsen Mimi Foster Amy Hahn Ralph Gorgoglione Barbara Hensley (67 comments)
activerain contests: Win a Piece of AR History - 06/23/11 07:03 PM
As you all know, ActiveRain celebrated our 5th anniversary with a big birthday bash earlier this week at the Hard Rock in downtown Seattle. We have a few limited edition, one of a kind, never to be replicated coffee tumblers left over and I'm dying to ship them out to a lucky few. 20 lucky winners will win and be the envy of all their java-addicted friends. If ActiveRain Headquarters was in your neck of the woods, where would you have held the big bash? Write a hyper local post about a specific venue in your area which includes information (80 comments)
We all know what a rare and amazing community ActiveRain has. The rarity of this community is so precious because its made up of individual, extraordinary members like yourself. Each one of you makeup an unbreakable circle that reaches beyond any horizon. Do you ever stumble across a post where your name is highlighted for doing something great? You slowly feel a smile start to form and you get a little warm with that "aw schucks" feeling. It's a great thing to have happen and I want to see more of it. So, I've got a challenge for (188 comments)
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