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
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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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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
Is it really the American consumer they're blaming for the mess on Wall Street? - 02/18/09 10:23 AM
I don't know about you, but I'm so tired of hearing the media place blame on "the American consumer" for the state of the economy. Remember when they told us that American consumers were spending too much, especially when they bought their homes? Needless to say, someone allowed 100% financing to take place??? Who was that anyway? It is apparent now, that the banks unloaded their risky loans on Wall Street's unwary investment companies. I would guess that many people trusted those same investment firms to invest their savings carefully, so that it might be there someday. Now I'm reading that (0 comments)
Biting off your nose to spite your face... - 02/09/09 07:37 PM
Nowadays, some credit card companies are changing the rules to their user agreements. This is a prime example of "biting off your nose to spite your face". One might ask how could that be? In essence, a credit card company needs income to keep afloat, but by raisiing their interest rates and saying you could close your account if you don't like it, is basically throwing good business out the window. Granted, not everyone that would leave are worth keeping, but not having regular interest income from your good paying customers is another story. It would stand to reason that the people who could get a better (0 comments)
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