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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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
We are pleased to announce the HomeGain AgentEvaluator® Top PerformersTM of 2009. Many HomeGain real estate agents and brokers had successful years, despite the downturn in home prices nationwide. We are proud to recognize these agents for their high level of accomplishment in association with HomeGain's AgentEvaluator marketing program. In addition to highlighting the 2009 Top Performers Nationwide, by Region, by State, and Rookie Agents of the Year, HomeGain recognizes agents who had impressive results and are deserving of honorable mentions. HomeGain is proud that we can quantify the many successes of our (2 comments)
Google Moves into Mortgage - Thoughts on Google's Left-Side/Right Side Move - 01/19/10 05:10 PM
Today it was announced that Google was launching a mortgage comparision service. This is a shrewd move by the Mountain View Giant as it neatly meets all of Google's objectives: -it provides compelling useful content for its users; -it opens another revenue stream; and -it does not canabalize its existing ad words business in any meaningful way. Google currently is not monetizing more than one half of its asset- the left side of the page natural search results. Google has companies falling over themselves producing content to get noticed by Google. If they are successful Google rewards them with top SEO positioning on the left (4 comments)
Ten Real Estate Predictions for 2008 - 01/02/10 11:03 AM
It's always fun to try and predict the future. Its even more fun to go back and see how right or wrong you might have been Here are my 2008 predictions- made before the Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers failures, before the JP Morgan Stanley Fed orchestrated take over of Merrill Lynch, before Obama was a household word and before the worst hit. I pretty much got it right as I predicted slightly declining home values, a Congressional half bailout of homeowners that would cost a lot and not really solve the problem, declining interest rates etc. I'm tempted to do a 2010 predictions list. (0 comments)
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