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
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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.
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Each time you write a post you can syndicate your post to 5 groups.
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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.
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Your Homepage will alert you of new questions in your state
A wonderful way to open a door to a possible new client
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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
Avoid Foreclosure Rescue Scams - 09/29/10 09:42 AM
This is very timely and also very sad. It is important that we as real esate professionals make sure the consumer knows about these scams. It is unfortunate there are preditors that will attempt to take advantage of people at the lowest point of their lives. Please re-blog this post to everyone and place it on your social media pages too. Via Kelly Klein (Lifeguard Real Estate, Inc.):
Avoid Foreclosure Rescue Scams Article From HouseLogic.com By: Donna FuscaldoPublished: January 15, 2010 With foreclosure rescue scams widespread as more homeowners fall behind on mortgage payments, be smart if you seek help. A (0 comments)
Consumer & REALTORS Alert - 09/19/10 09:53 AM
Consumers & REALTORS Alert More Internet Scams In Real Estate Revealed There are many new and existing Internet companies that are offering to cut REALTORS out of transactions to save you money. BUNK.. The difference is that there are not only legal consequences to selling your home without proper documentation, representation, and disclosure, but there are the emotional complications of a real estate transaction. Does a buyer really think that the world is full of honest sellers that will deal with them fairly? Does a seller really think that everyone who they meet on the internet has good intentions? They let them in to their house (0 comments)
Where Did You Go? - 09/05/10 11:36 AM
I noticed something interesting this morning when I posted to AR. Several of my subscription agents have not posted since 2008. Did they leave the business, did they stop because they thought it was not worth the time, or do they suffer from my newest favorite Real Estate Agent disease "BSOS" Bright Shiny Object Syndrome. Which is a topic for another blog. Agents are so easily distracted by "the next big thing in real estate" and they often chase the Bright Shiny Object instead of focusing on what works. Posting on a blog is easy, takes only a few minutes, allows you to vent, (6 comments)
REO Training in LA County - 09/05/10 09:26 AM
REO Training in LA County Flier for upcoming Foreclosure Agent training at the Burbank Association of REALTORS
Don't Worry No One Can Qualify - 09/01/10 05:41 PM
Just got a message from my State Senator touting the latest US Treasury backed California relief from foreclosure program that will be funded by the US Treasury for those who are unemployeed to "SAVE" their home from foreclosure....well maybe not. To qualify for Keep Your Home's Unemployment Mortgage Assistance program, homeowners must be eligible for unemployment benefits, meet income guidelines, live in their home, and be fewer than 90 days behind on their mortgage payments. For borrowers who have refinanced their loans, only those who did so to change the interest rate or the length of their loan are eligible; the assistance is not (3 comments)
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