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
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
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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.
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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
Junk Mail Opt Out - 04/21/10 03:08 PM
How to stop junk mail, this is something I have been trying to figure out for the last year. Opening my mailbox to find large amounts of unwanted solicitation is almost as irritating as seeing you have 10 new emails and finding that 9 of them are spam mailings. I wonder why companies would actually think we want these mailings; it is almost like taking your garbage or recycling and dumping it in someone’s front yard. At a time when the environment is at the forefront of everyone’s mind, and businesses are striving to be green companies, destroying trees to send (3 comments)
Environmentally Friendly Lawnmowers! - 04/08/10 11:07 AM
Well Spring is certainly here in Arlington VA; in fact you could be excused for making the mistake that we are in early summer with the soaring temperatures the last few days. All this nice weather has brought the flowers into early bloom in the Arlington neighborhoods and within the next couple of weeks the trees will be plentiful with green leaves. In turn the grass will grow and with that Arlington homeowners will be breaking out the lawnmower, weather it be gas, electric or a push mower. I have to admit I am not a big fan of the gas (3 comments)
Should Recycling be Mandatory? The Debate Continues. - 04/01/10 01:30 PM
Back in November 2008, I wrote a blog that posed the question should recycling be mandatory or whether is should be left to individual discretion. I talked about how in Europe and the UK that recycling is enforced and non-conformity like a traffic violation will result in fines. Let's face it there really should be no excuse for not recycling as most local districts make it really easy. In Arlington VA, homeowners recycling will be collected in recycling receptacles and sorted at the Arlington Recycle Centers. The only requirement for Arlington Homeowners is to dispose of recyclable waste in the container (0 comments)
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