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
Dell is leaving Winston Salem - 10/22/09 03:24 PM
Dell came to Forsyth county back in 2005 with the agreement it would create 1700 jobs within 5 years of the plant opening. Forsyth county and city of Winston-Salem paid $$$ of incentives to Dell for opening a plant in Forsyth county. Then Dell announced in October 2009 that they would close their plant starting as early as next year 2010. Which is not so good news for the job situation in the Piedmont Triad. I guess only one positive that has come out of this, Dell has sent a letter to Winston-Salem and Foryth County leaders confirming that they will repay $26.5 (1 comments)
Listing homes during the Holidays - 10/14/09 05:18 PM
Everyone has their own opinion as to whether a home should be listed or not during the holidays; however the answer depends mostly upon the circumstances of each individual seller but there are some great reasons to keep that home on the market a little longer.
TAX CREDIT: Of course by now we all know about the fast approaching deadline for the first time home buyers tax credit. With up to $8,000 to gain there are still plenty of buyers willing to shop in this fourth quarter cooler weather. I think we will continue to see a slight rise in sales at (2 comments)
Top 10 Blunders that could cost you when purchasing a home. - 10/11/09 11:45 AM
Blunder #1 - Trying to time the market to buy or refuse to buy. There is no accurate prediction as to when it may be the right time to buy a home. If you have lender approval and are ready for home ownership, then do it. All the time waiting to time the market, you could be building equity, getting tax deductions and reaping the other advantages of owning your own home. Blunder #2 - Making an offer with no contingencies in place. In most cases, you will put down earnest money (a good faith deposit) on a home. Make sure you have contingencies in place to (3 comments)
Low Commission Options - $399 MLS Flat Fee Listing Plan for FSBO sellers and 3.0% - 3.9% Full Service Plan. General real estate, regional news and events about the Piedmont Triad North Carolina which includes Greensboro, Winston Salem, High Point, Kernersville, High Rock Lake, Oak Ridge, Summerfield, Clemmons, Advance, King, Jamestown, Mocksville, Asheboro, Lexington, Archdale, Trinity and all surrounding towns.
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.