Groups are smaller communities within the larger ActiveRain. Join groups created by others. or start your own and
get others to join
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
Get an unfiltered look at what real users are saying
Leave a review yourself for others to benefit from
Add new products as you use them and gain points for doing so
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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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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
There is an old story of two lumberjacks who had a competition to see who could saw the most wood in a day. The first man was young and strong and no doubt had the greatest endurance. The second was not as young and not as strong, but had years of wisdom on his side. As the two began at the break of day, it was obvious that both were intent on winning the competition. The only real surprise was that the older lumberjack would stop and while he rested, he would casually sharpen his saw blade. At the end of the day, the (4 comments)
Finally, the temperatures are rising and the sun is shining. Once again you feel alive, refreshed and rejuvenated. You are ready to conquer the world. Spring has got you in its grasp. “Bring on the spring fever” you shout, “I am so ready!” Well here is a word of precautionary nature, do not let spring get you sprung! In other words do not become so excited that you lose your focus. The key to presiding over spring fever is focus. Become focused on what needs to be done in your Real Estate business, then follow through and do it. Here (0 comments)
Setting Boundaries with Clients Have you ever had a real estate client who was a whiner? In my experience, whiners have two effects on us…and they’re both negative! Either they can be really annoying with their constant whining- stripping us of our joy, or even worse, sucking positive energy from us and distracting us from being productive. As the saying goes- misery loves company so that’s why I would like to share two very important ways to deal (or not to deal) with whiners. 1) Forget trying to please the chronic whiner. A chronic whiner is almost impossible to please. (2 comments)
Real estate is an industry which, at its core, is all about building and maintaining strong relationships with your clients and prospects. It is far too easy to get caught up in day-to-day activities and neglect simple and proven techniques that increase profitability in your real estate business. The following list examines five ways to increase your productivity and achieve positive results. Invest in a real estate CRM system that will allow you to keep track of all of your clients and prospects. Choose a system that is user friendly with busy professionals in mind. Train yourself to use (2 comments)
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.