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
ActiveRain University (ARU) provides free on-line training. We coach, consult and support real estate professionals about real estate trends, technology and social media.
ARU Calendar provides class types and registration links
Watch short tutorials on updating your photo, inserting a hyperlink and much more
Sign up for the Daily Drop so you don't miss out on AR's daily happenings
Find answers to most FAQ's
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!
Get your content in front of more eyes
Search by location or type
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
BREAKING NEWS.....maybe you decide... - 07/30/08 09:19 PM
We've all heard of or used www.Craigslist.com , a website where you can post almost anything you have for sale including Real Estate. They now have some of the toughest competition out there. A new site that has an alliance with www.Oodle.com and has partnerships with CoxMedia and The Washington Post. Today I went to the Wal-Mart Website looking for a camera for taking my Real Estate Pictures and discovered something I wasn't aware of. If you haven't guessed it yet, it's none other than: WAL-MART Yes, Wal-Mart now has free classified advertising at: www.WalMart.com When you go to their site scroll down and (11 comments)
RUN, don't walk ----- PART SIX OF SIX FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: IT'S A BUYERS MARKET It's almost moving time, but first we need to close. This is at this time when the ownership of the property conveys from the seller to the buyer. The lender has issued a final loan approval, the inspections are complete, the title search has been completed, its time to set a closing date. Everyone will be present, the lender will have given the title company their instructions for the closing documents, the buyer and seller are present, their respective real estate agents and/or the (1 comments)
RUN, don't walk... - 07/29/08 10:54 PM
RUN, don't walk ----- PART FIVE OF SIX FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: IT'S A BUYERS MARKET This step consists of many items, you should have by this point chosen your lender and been pre-approved. Your realtor will need to deliver to your lender the final executed sales contract to the lender to begin the final loan approval process. During this phase you will want to have the home inspector of your choice do the home inspection. In our area of Tennessee the seller will normally have the termite inspection done for the purchaser, unless it's a foreclosure. You may need an (0 comments)
Well effective July 23, 2008 CELL PHONE numbers were released to the public. Yes that means yours! CALL the National Register to add your cell phone to the DO NOT CALL LIST. You can do this by calling from the phone you want added: 1-888-382-1222 or go to: www.donotcall.gov You can also register a complaint on the website, but your phone number must have been on the do not call register at least 31 days before. I hope this helps you save your cell minutes for the calls you want to make and receive.
RUN, don't walk ----- PART FOUR OF SIX FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: IT'S A BUYERS MARKET So we've found the perfect home! At this point, a professional, knowledgeable Realtors assistance is especially valuable. Once you and your agent have determined a price, you will need to put that in writing on a Sales Contract, (at this point you are making the seller an offer). After completing the written offer to the seller you will sign the contract and your agent SHOULD give you a complete copy of everything you have signed for your records. You will be asked to provide Earnest (0 comments)
RUN, don't walk ----- PART THREE OF SIX FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: IT'S A BUYERS MARKET Now the Fun Begins! Let's go house hunting. You will probably have already decided what type of a home you will be looking for, (condominium, detached single family, farm, one-story or more, lot size or acreage). It is helpful to your Realtor if you make lists of features you require and another for features you prefer - as well as features that are absolutely unacceptable to you. Your Realtor should help you with other important factors, such as the LOCATION, this is a vital (0 comments)
RUN, don't walk ---- PART TWO OF SIX FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: IT'S A BUYERS MARKET How Much Home Can You Afford? Unless you are paying cash, you need to be Pre-Qualified by a lender before, looking for a home, to determine what amount of a loan the lender will approve. (Most lenders do NOT charge for this and there is no obligation) This will allow you Realtor to search for homes that you are qualified to purchase. Your Realtor will be able to give you several names of lenders that they have worked with in the past, if you (0 comments)
RUN, don't walk ----- PART ONE OF SIX FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: IT'S A BUYERS MARKET RUN don't walk to your chosen Real Estate Agent/Broker. To most first time and second or third time around buyers, the process of buying a home may over whelm you, and you just don't know where to start. This series of RUN, don't walk is for you; I hope to help take the mystery out of the home buying process for you. Choose a real estate agent that has an ABR Accreditation, (Accredited Buyers Representative). They have taken the time to continue their (0 comments)
Better Than a TV Remote Control! - 07/08/08 09:37 PM
WOW! This has got to be the website of all websites: Here's a site for everyone and you don't have to be able to read, just know your logos What A Handy Tool!! This is or has to be one of the coolest things since the TV remote control Just POINT & CLICK Pick a site and "BOOM its there Looking for entertainment, its there, sites for kids or about kids, its there, shopping it there, travel its there, and even weekly favorites. GO TO: http://www.allmyfaves.com/ Check this one out and have FUN!!! Doris Freeman - Sherri Smith "TEAM MOTHER DAUGHTER" (10 comments)
REALTOR, Broker, ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative, MLS Listings, Hendersonville Homes for Sale, Hendersonville Homes for Sale, Gallatin Homes for Sale, Nashville Homes for Sale, Sumner County Homes for Sale, Davidson County Homes for Sale, Wilson County Homes for Sale, Williamson County Homes for Sale, Brentwood Homes for Sale, Mt. Juliet Homes for Sale, Madison-Goodlettsville Homes for Sale
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.