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
The Short Sale Closing Process - 03/25/11 11:22 PM
The Short Sale Closing Process Here is a snap shot of what agents may do to process the short sale closing. These items are in addition to the normal escrow closing process. Each process varies by States, lenders and sellers. Short sales represents a large portion of sales these days. Processing these closing transactions and escrows for these properties can be a complex task. No two short sales are alike. So each transaction has it own complications. What Is A Short Sale Closing? A short Sale closing accompanies a short sale -an event that occurs when the net proceeds from the (6 comments)
The 4 stages of Wealth Building As A Homeowner. - 03/24/11 09:21 AM
The 4 Stages Of Wealth Building As A Homeowner : 1. Having Emergency Cash. 2. Eliminate Bad Debt. 3. Have 3-6 expense Reserve. 4. Become Debt Free. It's not that Complicated! (KCM Blog)
Real Estate Update - March 22nd 2011 Mike Patel - 03/23/11 07:35 PM
Real Estate Update - March 22nd 2011 Mike Patel The market is ever changing. What you are hearing from the mainstream national media about Real Estate is only one small part of the story. Here is the link to my Video Newsletter: for the latest. http://www.patelsupdate.com My Video Newsletter is loaded with up to date Real Estate News and Advice. Some of its features include: Current Real Estate NewsInterest RatesMortgage AdviceQuestion & Answers Short Sales Foreclosures Plus much more. It is "real time" and changes weekly. Whether you are thinking about selling or buying, or you just want to keep abreast of (0 comments)
Feel Free to contact us for any specific questions or info you may have or need. My Business Helping You (2 comments)
Instant Google Search Anywhere - Anytime. - 03/19/11 08:19 PM
Instant Google Search Anywhere- Anytime. We are in the Information Now Generation. We all seem to be in a hurry like Speedy Gonzales. We want the information Now and Fast!. I love to use google Text. The information comes to you right away! with address, phone number etc. One of the main benefits to Google Text is that when you are out and about and do not have your lap top, or there is no signal you can still use Google Text. Text 466453 and type in anything you are looking for. So if I text to #466453 and type in (6 comments)
Four Plex For Sale Anaheim http://www.apartmentsales.com 4 Plex for sale. Priced for a Fast Sale. (4 comments)
Real Estate Update - March 15th 2011 Mike Patel - 03/16/11 09:07 AM
Real Estate Update - March 15th 2011 Mike Patel The market is ever changing. What you are hearing from the mainstream national media about Real Estate is only one small part of the story. Here is the link to my Video Newsletter: for the latest. http://www.patelsupdate.com My Video Newsletter is loaded with up to date Real Estate News and Advice. Some of its features include: Current Real Estate NewsInterest RatesMortgage AdviceQuestion & Answers Short Sales Foreclosures Plus much more. It is "real time" and changes weekly. Whether you are thinking about selling or buying, or you just want to keep abreast of (0 comments)
Real Estate Housing Newsletter March 2011 - 03/16/11 08:58 AM
Welcome to the most current Housing Trends eNewsletter. March 2011. This eNewsletter is specially designed for you, with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you're in the market for a home, thinking about selling your home, or just interested in homeowner issues in general.
Please click on this link to view the Housing Trends March 2011 Newsletter http://mikepatel.housingtrendsenewsletter.com/ The Housing Trends eNewsletter contains the latest information from the National Association of REALTORS®, the U.S. Census Bureau, Realtor.org reports and other sources. Housing Trends eNewsletter is filled with local and national real estate sales and price activity (2 comments)
Skill Building - Getting Referrals - 03/11/11 11:02 AM
Skill Building - Getting Referrals So I joined the Business Network Professionals(BNI) in Oct of 2010. Joining chapter and the interaction with the members has been great. I have met a lot of new professionals and business people.One thing I did not expect from the BNI is the TRAININGS they offer!! It is amazing how many training sessions they offer. I am just about to leave for a BNI workshop on 'Referral Mindset'. I am excited about this workshop BECAUSE: There is actually a class on asking for referrals. 60% of my business is from referrals, and I tend NOT to ask for referrals. I am just wondering what (2 comments)
Maximizing and Being Efficient with Social Media - 03/03/11 06:47 PM
Maximizing and Being Efficient with Social Media: Here is a snap shot of my presentation at the Toastmasters Founders District Training on Feb 12th, 2011. The information that I shared was from my personal experience and use of social media. It helped many of the members of the club, so I thought I will share it here as well. The video is followed by a brief Summary.
Tips and Pointers on Being Efficient Using Social Media: 1. Be Consistent. You must be consistent with the use of social media. Kind of like going to the gym. You must be (2 comments)
We work with both buyers and sellers. Our experience includes Traditional Sales, Short Sales, bank owned sales and investment sales.
We have over 15 years of Experience and Results.
Certified Short Sales Expert, CDPE
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.