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
Curious as to what others in your profession think about a certain product or tool?
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.
Broken down by categories and subcategories for easy finds
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Add new products as you use them and gain points for doing so
ActiveRain University (ARU) provides free on-line training. We coach, consult and support real estate professionals about real estate trends, technology and social media.
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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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Feel free to start your own group
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
DO YOU TRUST ME? - 01/12/12 11:37 AM
What does trust mean to me? that is a tough question and one that demands our attention. Trust is realy the bedrock of civilaztion from way back when to tomorrow, without trust you have nothing else. Back in the days when civilazation was realy not that civilized they still had trust a little bit that he was going to bring home a brontosaurus steak for dinner! Move forward a bit in time to the 1200s and man had to have trust in his God A little further ahead in time say the 1920s and we had to have trust in our (1 comments)
This aint your father's McDonalds - 01/12/12 10:50 AM
Ok so we are working on our brokerage with a five year plan of being able to franchise it. I am hoping to include some services to make it a one stop shop for home buyers and sellers. what third party or additional services would you want to come equipped with your franchise if you were to buy one and start a new brokerage or change over your current one?
How would like the web pressence to be? How about technology? Any ideas or thoughts would be appreciated. (1 comments)
Badges? we Don't Nee NO Stinking Badges! - 01/12/12 09:48 AM
In a recent post by Nikesh Parekh (Active Rain Employee) she explained what the Ambassador Program is all about. I started thining about badges andif we realy need them. It is kid of like a gold star when we were in first grade and as such who needs them we are all adults or supposed to be! On further review it is nice to be recognized for doing something well and being helpful, so the Active rain Ambassador Program, in my not so humble opinion, is a great idea. What I think that should be added is a graduated level of titles/badges for (0 comments)
Are You Kidding Me? - 01/04/12 09:21 AM
A few years ago my mother decided to sell her summer home in Cape May,NJ. It was listed for well over a million dollars with a 6 percent commission. I was working for Weichert Realtors at the time and had drank the yellow cool-aid so I used their referral system and connected the agent with my mom. Funny thing ,Weichert does not have an office capable of handling the deal but whatever. So this Century 21 agent takes the deal and my mom signs up etc. During the process of the listing we get no feedback, some ok advertising, but nothing (3 comments)
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