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
The annual 2010 Sunfest music and art festival is happening today Wednesday April 28 through May 2, 2010. It is our largest music and art festival along the water. Some of the happenings are a juried art show, fireworks show, live music, Captain Morgan's floating barges, wine garden, hair cuts and a chance to win a 2010 Fusion Hybrid. The weather is sunny and about 80 - perfect for a festival along the water! Where: Dowtown West Palm Beach along the Intracoastal, running along Flager Dr from Banyan to Lakeview (2 comments)
Hillsboro Shores is a beach community on the Atlantic Ocean midway between Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton and adjacent to the Hillsboro Inlet. Located within the city of Pompano Beach, this seaside community offers true beach living at its best. All homes within the community are walking distance to the beach. Residents have entry to gated beach access by paying a yearly fee.
Some of the homes have views of the Hillsboro Lighthouse, which can also be seen from the beach. At the west end of this beach community lies the (2 comments)
Bristol Pointe, a luxury gated community, is located in the heart of Jog Road in Delray Beach. Sitting directly across from Mizner's Preserve and next to Addison Reserve, the country club, Bristol Pointe has the ideal location. It is truly one of our finest luxury gated communities.
Having been built out about 2002, there are only resales available in Bristol Pointe today. Currently there are 6 homes on the market with 4, 5, 6 and 7 bedrooms ranging in size from approximately 3200 square feet (2 comments)
Everyone is looking to save money today; however, you still need a good Realtor when buying or selling a home. We are in a different real estate market than years gone by, especially in Boca Raton and south Florida. Back then FSBOs - For Sale By Owners - often did sell. Everything sold in those days and often quite fast. Times have changed and so has our market and the time and way homes sell. It is much more difficult and time consuming to sell a (13 comments)
Pet Friendly Housing in Boca Raton Can Sometimes Be Difficult to Find; however, it's not impossible. Of course, there are many variations that come into play when we talk of pet friendly housing in Boca Raton. Do you have a dog? Is it one dog, two dogs or multiple dogs? How much do they weigh? What are their breeds? All of these are important questions that we need to know the answers to before we go out looking for homes.
Whether you own two yorkies, (6 comments)
EDUCATE yourself about WHERE YOUR REAL ESTATE AGENT IS WORTH ITS WEIGHT IN GOLD - 04/14/10 11:26 AM
As real estate agents, we all run into skeptical buyers and sellers who think all we do is open doors, pull listings and collect a commission. If they only knew! Some deals are easy; some are not. Our knowledge of our markets, staging, marketing, researching, negotiating - the list goes on and on. Loreena and Lenn have both written excellent posts on this subject that are worth repeating. Please take a few moments to read them. Via Loreena Yeo - Broker|Realtor(R) of Frisco TX Homes (214) 783-2210 (3:16 team REALTY): This conversation prompted this post, "Thinking about selling house in XXX but not (1 comments)
Old Friends and The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood, Florida - 04/13/10 09:17 PM
Old Friends and The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood, Florida It had been over 30 years since we'd last seen each other. The plans were in place via Facebook to meet at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for lunch. It was midway between Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Miami and Weston where we were all coming from. Not a long ride, I picked Gwen and her daughter up on the way. It rained the entire way. We were so busy talking, we barely noticed. Good thing we had her daughter who was directing us, because we talked non-stop for the half hour it (2 comments)
Gated Communities Boca Raton - All Age Communities - Pet Friendly Communities - West Boca Raton - 04/12/10 06:41 AM
Gated Communities Boca Raton - All Age Communities - Pet Friendly Communities - West Boca Raton Boca Raton is really known by those who live here as East Boca, Central Boca and West Boca. West Boca is known as a family-oriented neighborhood of non-gated and gated communities. Beautiful all age gated communities have sprung up in the past 20 years with single family homes. Everything you could need or want is here in West Boca from shopping, restaurants, great schools, recreation, you name it! Some of the all age gated communities located in West Boca are:
Boca Isles North (5 comments)
Butterfly Gardening Workshop - Butterfly World - Tradewinds Park, Coconut Creek - Saturday April 10, 2010 - 04/10/10 07:25 AM
Butterfly Gardening Workshop - Butterfly World - Tradewinds Park, Coconut Creek - Saturday April 10, 2010 Where: Butterfly World, Tradewinds Park - 3600 W. Sample Rd, Coconut Creek When: Saturday April 10, 2010 11:00 am You can learn how to start your own butterfly garden at this workshop today! The workshop is free with paid admission to the park Adults - $ 24.95/Child $ 19.95. Gate Fee $ 1.50 (3 comments)
Boca Raton Green Market - 04/07/10 08:40 PM
Boca Raton Green Market Where: Royal Palm Place Shopping Center - SE coner of Federal Hwy & Mizner Blvd. Hours: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm When: Every Saturday through May 2010 The Boca Raton Green Market is all about local foods and produce direct from the farms to you. Located in the parking lot of Royal Palm Place, also available are fresh herbs, soaps and lotions, juices, potted orchids, ocean shells, fresh flowers, a variety of gourmet foods, oils and vinegars, organic foods and fresh seafood, if available, fresh pasta, fresh baked goods and doggie treats. Plenty of parking and it's (2 comments)
Mission Bay is comprised of 10 villages with approximately 1235 homes in Boca Raton. It's located in what is known as West Boca. Some of the communities within Mission Bay are gated communities; others are not. All homes share the wonderful amenities that Mission Bay offers including a resort-style pool and spa, children's pool, weight room, aerobics room and shower, tennis center with 12 tennis courts that offer various clinics and leagues. Mission Bay is also home to the Evert Tennis Academy.
10 Questions You and Your Buyers Must Ask Before Purchasing A Condominium Unit - 04/04/10 09:20 AM
This is great information put out by Richard Velstein, an attorney in Massachusetts, about what to ask before purchasing a condominium unit. It doesn't matter whether the unit is in Massachusetts or Florida, the questions remain the same. Via Richard Vetstein (Vetstein Law Group, P.C., TitleHub Closing Services LLC): Buying a condominium unit can be more involved than buying a single family home. This is because you have to worry about both the unit itself and the condominium project as a whole. 10 Questions You Must Ask Before Purchasing A Condominium Unit To borrow from a famous phrase, not all condominiums are created (1 comments)
The Highland Beach Club is a luxury gated community sitting on the west side of A1A with deeded beach access. From the moment you pass through the large iron gates of this community, you are surrounded by its sheer beauty and lush tropical landscaping. Fronting A1A on the east side and the Intracoastal Waterway on the west side, the community is well laid out with condos and townhomes, a clubhouse and walkways. This is truly a treasure along the beach.
The Delray Affair, Delray Beach, FL - April 9-11, 2010, Friday, Saturday & Sunday - 04/01/10 09:10 PM
The Delray Affair, Delray Beach, FL - April 9-11, 2010, Friday, Saturday & Sunday When: April 9-11,2010 Time: Fri & Sat: 10:00 - 7:00 Sun: 10:00 - 6:00 Where: Atlantic Ave from Swinton to the Intracoastal Waterway, Delray Beach, FL. Admission to the Delray Affair is FREE. There will be a little of everything - over 800 skilled artist, arts and crafts exhibitors, family fun with rides and games, festival foods, entertainment, pottery, sculpture, jewelry, photography, paintings of all kinds, sponsor booths and business exhibits.
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.