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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Whatever it is you're into and wherever you are, AR surely has a group for you to join.
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Each time you write a post you can syndicate your post to 5 groups.
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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
Bad Listing/Marketing Photos - 07/22/09 05:55 PM
Now I have to start by saying that I am NOT a professional photographer...I don't pretend to be...I won't ever be..... but at least I give it my best effort when needed. Usually though I do hire a professional to take photos of my listings. How many times do you run across listings that either have no photo or the photo is so horrible that you wonder why the agent even bothered. I always wonder why the seller (even if it's a bank owned property) doesn't ask the Realtor that they hired to actually replace the poor photo(s). Don't they realize (9 comments)
What to do if your wallet is stolen - 07/20/09 02:32 PM
Just got done reading a post from another Realtor who had her wallet stolen while holding an open house. Unfortunately, this is happening more and more and not just to Realtors and not just at open houses. If your wallet is stolen, here are some steps you should take immediately: 1. Call your credit card or ATM issuers - also notify their fraud department 2. Call in and report the theft to your local Police or Sheriff 3. Call all 3 credit bureaus and have them put a "fraud alert" on your name/social Experian: (888) 397-3742 Equifax: (800) 525-6285 (7 comments)
Tide Pool Talk Every Saturday & Sunday - 11am & 3pm FREE!! http://www.nps.gov/chis/planyourvisit/guidedtours.htm
Bike Path Night Ride - every Tuesday @ 5:00 Begin at San Jon & Harbor Blvd., just under the freeway and pedal with the group up the bike path to Foster Park, where the children can play and adults can sit and visit. This is a weekly ride and open to all. http://www.cibike.org/
Santa Paula Citrus Festival July 17-19 http://www.santapaulafestival.org/
4th Annual Pirate Days-Ventura Harbor Village July 18 www.venturaharborvillage.com
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.