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
Choosing the right REALTOR - 03/24/08 02:06 PM
Choosing the right REALTOR to represent you can make it or break it when it comes to selling your current house or buying your dream home. Look for an agent that is committed to providing you with the best experience possible. Agents are not one size fits all. You will want to do your homework to see who fits your buying and or selling style and who can truly guide your towards your goal. I like to focus on my hospitality background that has taught me about how important customer service and customer satisfaction is. I will go above and beyond every time for my client to (0 comments)
McHenry County - Why You Need A REALTOR To Buy A Home - 03/22/08 10:14 AM
Buying a home is a big step in your life! Whether you are a first time home buyer, or doing this for the second or third time, it is a large financial investment. It may just be the most expensive thing you will ever buy! This is why it is so important to hire your own REALTOR to assist you with the process. Think of it this way: If you have to go to court, you are going to hire a licensed attorney. If you have a medical problem you will probably go to a doctor. When it comes time to make (0 comments)
Welcome to McHenry, IL McHenry, Illinois is a growing community located about an hour northwest of Chicago. McHenry is a suburb that enjoys the convenience of small town living, with the proximity to a large city.
What to do? In the summertime, enjoy boating on the fox river which connects to the chain 'o lakes. Enjoy the many nature preserves in the area with a picnic or a hike. Located in the area is the McHenry Dam, Moraine Hills State Park, the Volo Bog, and Glacial Park. If you like festivals, you will love Fiesta Days. Fiesta Days is held in July and (0 comments)
Lights On? - 03/17/08 11:21 AM
When you are staging a home to sell, the photos are what give life to your listing. Be sure to always turn every light in the house on, even in the daytime. It simulates a bright and inviting space. This is also true when you are preparing a home for a showing. If at all possible, have your client turn on all the lights in the house before they leave. It gives the prospective buyer a first impression that is favorable. Imagine walking into a pitch black house (as we all have) and fumbling around to find light switches. That becomes the (10 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.