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
lafayette indiana real estate: Relocation - in or out of Lafayette! - 05/13/08 05:11 AM
People who are moving to another state are usually concerned about how they will be able to monitor the purchase or sale of a home across state lines. Your local real estate agent can assist you in the process of buying or selling property out-of-state.The National Association of Realtors is a nation-wide network of real estate sales professionals, similar to the local Association of Realtors. Almost every real estate professional is who is a member of the local association is also a member of the national organization. This professional affiliation among real estate agents all across the country works to your (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: Preparing Your Home To Sell - 05/13/08 05:05 AM
Real estate agents are often asked "What is the best way to show and sell a home?" Almost every agent can tell you a story about meeting with a prospective seller who has just completed a lot of work to prepare their home for the market. It can be difficult for a real estate agent to tell the seller that their renovations were not the best changes to effectively market their home.If you are considering making any improvements prior to selling your home, the best advice is to consult with your agent before you make any changes. An experienced real estate (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: Searching For A New Home? - 05/13/08 05:00 AM
Searching for a new home but not sure about the buying process or how this real estate thing works? Here are some answers to common questions that will help you with your home buying process. How will you tell me about the newest homes available?
The Multiple Listing Service website provides up-to-date information for every home on the market. I constantly check the New on Market list so I can be on the lookout for my clients. I will get you this information right away in the way that is most convenient for you, by phone and/or e-mail. Will you (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: Your House Has Been on the Market How Long? - 05/13/08 04:56 AM
When Listing Your Home For Sale You Must Listen to the Market The Amount of Acitivity You Receive Will Tell You How The Market Is Receiving Your List Price - The right price is important. If you are not getting any showings - it may be that other agents are rejecting your price because it's too high. If you are receiving showings but no offers, it may be that buyers are rejecting your price because of other homes that are better priced. A property generates the most interest when it first hits the market. The number of showings is greatest during this (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: What Interest Rates Really Mean? - 05/13/08 04:46 AM
The Fed did this! The Fed did that! Rates are up! Rates are down! Aaaagggh! Okay, now exhale. In turbulent economic times the media can't wait to report what interest rates are doing. Pundits prognosticate, forecasters forecast and soothsayers sooth. When should you buy a home based upon interest rates and when is it the right time? (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: Lafayette Indiana Real Estate - Price It To Sell! - 05/05/08 07:27 AM
Price It Right!Pricing a home properly is one of the most important responsibilities of an agent and you as the homeowner - especially in a down market in which there is a lot of competition and prices are declining. It is the listing agents job to provide realistic expectations to you as the seller. Here are some helpful tips: Be hard on the problem (the market) by establishing common objectives for the selling process. Interpret the market so together we can make intelligent decisions. This can be done by discussing graphs, tables, and charts showing the data necessary to determine proper pricing. Some (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: First Impressions - Ready to Sell? - 05/05/08 07:13 AM
You only have 1 chance to make a good 1st impression. This is also true when selling your house. We currently have around a 9 month inventory of homes for sale in the Lafayette and West Lafayette real estate market. Competition is tight and it's critical that your home be in top notch condition and staged to sell. When a potential buyer pulls up in front of your house, their first impression is absolutely crucial. Sometimes buyers won't even look at a home with droopy shutters, sagging gutters, peeling paint and a bumper crop of dandelions in the front yard. If a (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: First Time Homebuyers - 05/05/08 06:33 AM
Buying Your First Home? Real Estate Agents Are Your Professional Guides. Make Sure You Choose Top Experts. You might be a bit afraid or intimidated by the whole process of buying your first home. As top Lafayette, West Lafayette and Purdue University real estate experts, it's our job to guide you, from beginning to end. We will take the time to go through each and every step of the buying process. There are no dumb questions! Together, we will consider: - How much can you really afford? - How to qualify for a mortgage. - How much cash you should put down. - How to buy a home (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: Overcoming the misconceptions about the "credit crisis" - 05/05/08 06:29 AM
You've watched the news and read about it in the papers. You know, the "credit crisis" and how buyers need 20 percent down in order to buy a home? And even if you found a buyer with 20 percent down, lenders aren't making loans anyway. So, why bother, right? Wrong! We're right smack in the middle of what just might be the biggest disservice ever perpetrated on potential home buyers. It seems the press just can't get enough of all the gloom and doom in the housing industry. The fact is that mortgage money is as available today as it was a year (0 comments)
lafayette indiana real estate: Lafayette Indiana Real Estate - Home For Sale - Just Listed in Vinton Highlands! - 05/01/08 10:10 AM
Sign up today at www.RomanskiGroup.com and receive email notifications when new properties are listed on the market!!!This property was just added...Call The Romanski Group today for a private tour of this spacious Cape Cod home in Lafayette, Indiana!Your Real Estate Partners,Romanski Real Estate GroupKeller Williams Realty Phone: 765-532-7476Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWebsite: http://www.romanskigroup.com/ (0 comments)
Current information about the real estate market, homes for sale, market statistics including sold data, community information and news for Lafayette Indiana and West Lafayette Indiana and surrounding communities!
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.