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
Wichita Falls #5 Most Affordable Housing in the South - 02/26/09 09:57 AM
TIMES RECORD NEWSLocal market ranks in nation's topBy Lee Anderson Wednesday, February 25, 2009 There's no doubt that local housing experts hit the nail on the head month after month last year when they insisted the marketplace in Wichita Falls is stable and a prime place to live. The National Association of Home Builders and Wells Fargo Housing recently released data showing that five Texas markets - including Wichita Falls - were among the 10 most affordable housing markets in the South during the last quarter of 2008. The housing opportunity index reported that Wichita Falls ranked fifth at 82.6 percent (0 comments)
Wichita Falls Real Estate Market Update - 02/26/09 09:56 AM
Numerous people have been calling and emailing with questions and concerns about the local Real Estate economy of Wichita Falls. Fortunatley, we find ourselves in a very protected part of the country that is not dealing with what the other parts of America are dealing with. Our January numbers were essentially identical to a year ago, and we are seeing numerous buyers and sellers have success in their transactions. Interest rates continue to stay at historical lows, and the inventory of homes is as good as its ever been. If you are considering a home purchase in the Wichita Falls area, (0 comments)
Wichita Falls Real Estate Market Trends - February 2009 - 02/25/09 08:58 AM
Numerous people have been calling and emailing with questions and concerns about the local Real Estate economy of Wichita Falls. Fortunatley, we find ourselves in a very protected part of the country that is not dealing with what the other parts of America are dealing with. Our January numbers were essentially identical to a year ago, and we are seeing numerous buyers and sellers have success in their transactions. Interest rates continue to stay at historical lows, and the inventory of homes is as good as its ever been. If you are considering a home purchase in the Wichita Falls area, (1 comments)
Its good to live in Texas!!!! - 02/25/09 08:57 AM
What is the Texaplex?David Winans coined the term "Texaplex" to describe the triangular region of Texas that contains 75% of the state's population. Watch the video and see why everyone is talking about the Texaplex.The Texaplex ProjectThe global financial crisis is a vicious cycle. The more we hear and talk about it, the worse it gets. However, in spite of all the national bad news, Texas is prospering! Texas, and in particular the Texaplex, has some pretty impressive facts that most Texans weren't even aware of. This video is part of the Texaplex project which has set out to change that. (0 comments)
$8000 Tax Credit For Home Buyers - Wichita Falls, TX - 02/13/09 12:43 PM
As you all know, there is a huge spotlight right now on the Real Estate sector. The Senate's $15,000 homebuyer tax credit has been stripped from the final version. In it's place is an $8,000 tax credit for first-time homebuyers. Note that this credit does not need to be paid back, unlike the original $7,500 first-time homebuyer tax credit. To qualify, the purchase has to be made between January 1 and August 31, 2009 and you have to stay in your home for three years. No word yet as to whether or not this will be a refundable credit. I will keep (0 comments)
Wichita Falls Real Estate Market Update - February 2009 - 02/13/09 12:09 PM
Thus far 2009 has been an incredible year for myself and the Bishop Team. We have seen no slow down at all in this market, and it is one to be envied by the majority of the country. I have also launched new sites to better serve my clients and the market consumer. www.TexomaListings.com is a site made strictly for BUYERS in Wichita Falls. This site will send you every home within your criteria and email you each morning with the new activity that has happened in the last 24 hours. If you are a buyer looking in Wichita Falls for (0 comments)
Wichita Falls Home and Garden Festival - 02/11/09 09:51 AM
February 23-24 will be the Arts Alive Home and Garden Festival in Wichita Falls. It will be held at the Kemp Center for the Arts. For more information contact Carol Sales at 940.767.2787. Thinking of Buying a home in Wichita Falls? www.TexomaListings.com Thinking of Selling a home in Wichita Falls? www.TexomaHomeValue.com (0 comments)
Housing Amendment in Stimulus Plan - Wichita Falls, Real Estate - 02/09/09 09:52 AM
Many people have asked about this possible amendment. See link here fore more details. http://isakson.senate.gov/Amdt_106.pdf If you are considering purchasing a home in the Wichita Falls area, please see www.TexomaListings.com for a list of every home within your criteria. If you are considering SELLING, please see www.TexomaHomeValue.com for a free CMA for your home. (0 comments)
House Bill Passes The Senate - Here are the details. - 02/05/09 03:51 PM
Here is an update on the bill that just passed the Senate .... 1. Provide a direct tax credit to any homebuyer who purchases any home2. Amount of the tax credit would be $15,000 or 10 percent of the purchase price, whichever is less 3. Purchases must be made within one year of the legislation's enactment4. The tax credit would not have to be repaid5. The amendment would allow taxpayers to claim the credit on their 2008 income tax return6. This only applies to purchases of a principal residence7. Recapturing the credit if the home is sold within two years of (0 comments)
Looking for investment property in Wichita Falls, TX? - 02/03/09 04:44 PM
It has become very popular as of late to become involved in the investment side of real estate. I have helped numerous people accomplish all different types of goals in this arena. Some are looking to pay for their childs college, others are looking to start something that will be their retirement, others are looking for an income producing hobby. No matter your reason for looking into this, I can help. See www.TexomaListings.com - This will give the opportunity to fill out what you are looking for...single family, duplex, apartments? You can find it all here. If I can answer any (0 comments)
Wichita Falls Weekly Real Estate Update - Feb 2, 2009 - 02/02/09 05:27 PM
With already 1 month behind us in 2009, the Bishop Team is setting the pace for another record breaking year. In 31 days we had 22 sales. Rates are great and inventory is full - please let me know if there is anything I can do or any questions I can answer for you this week. www.TexomaListings.com - Buying? www.TexomaHomeValue.com - Selling? www.TexomaForeclosure.com - Prevention? www.TexomaHomeSource.com - Info? (0 comments)
Buying a Foreclosure in Wichita Falls? - 02/01/09 01:37 PM
BUYING A FORECLOSURE IN WICHITA FALLS? With the number of foreclosed homes on the market, buying a foreclosed home is something many people are considering. As we all know, a foreclosure means that a home owner is unable to pay the mortgage and therefore the bank has taken back the property. The main advantage of buying a foreclosed home is that because a bank wants to recover as much of its investment as quickly as possible, foreclosed homes are often sold for a significant discount with record lows being currently reported of up to 30% the current market value. Many (0 comments)
Call/email me now (Toll free? 24 hours a day) for help -940.224.0881 Ask me a question in the box above & I will answer you ASAP Find out more at my website - www.TexomaHomeSource.com Search for all homes in Wichita Falls, TX www.TexomaListings.com Get your home valued for sale today - www.TexomaHomeValue.com If you have any questions concerns, please call me. I look forward to hearing from you. Ashton Gustafson The Bishop Realtor Group firstname.lastname@example.org (0 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.