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
Get an unfiltered look at what real users are saying
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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.
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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.
And if by chance you don't find what you're looking for, start a new group today!
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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
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Are you still prospecting? - 10/20/10 10:53 PM
Are you still prospecting?Prospecting!! Love it or hate it, everyone must master it in order to reap rewards in the real estate business. Whether you are a part-time investor, full-time flip guru or veteran agent chances are you could still benefit from refining your prospecting efforts.Prospecting LogicThere is a natural progression or logic model to the art of prospecting; once mastered it can be used in nearly any industry with fantastic impact. The steps are deceptively simple:1. To increase profits you must first close/sell more properties.2. To close/sell more properties, you need to sign more contracts.3. To sign more contracts, you (2 comments)
New Face of Real Estate-Part 2 - 10/19/10 03:27 PM
New Face of Real Estate-Part 2 Knowledge is power so today we are going to take a few minutes to discuss some timely statistics along with a few tips for putting them to work in your own real estate dealings. 1. The "average" buyer personally visits an average of ten properties over a two month period before making a final decision to purchase.Tip: Learn how to gauge effort and motivation then put the 80/20 rule into effect. Motivated buyers that start-strong may be great bets or endless lookers; learn to differentiate the two in order to move forward and close the (2 comments)
New Face of Real Estate - 10/19/10 01:51 PM
New Face of Real Estate - Then & Now Real estate has changed dramatically in the past 25 years yet some agents are still doing business in much the same manner as when they first hung a newly minted real estate license on the office wall. Let us take a quick trip down memory lane as well as a glimpse into the near future of real estate to see what clients want and how it matters to both agents and investors. Blast from the Past The year is 1985 and a desirable fixed interest rate is 9%. A real estate license virtually ensured success despite (2 comments)
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