Groups are smaller communities within the larger ActiveRain. Join groups created by others. or start your own and
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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
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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.
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Whatever it is you're into and wherever you are, AR surely has a group for you to join.
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Each time you write a post you can syndicate your post to 5 groups.
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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
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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
Top 5: Why You Should Buy a Home Now...Even after the Tax Credit - 07/28/10 10:45 AM
Top 5: Why You Should Buy a Home Now...Even after the Tax Credit Why You Should Buy a Home Now…Even after the Tax Credit While much press coverage has been given to the recent first-time and move-up buyer tax credit, there are many time-sensitive factors that make the current climate an exceptional time to buy a home…even without the tax credit. As a Member of the Top 5 in Real Estate Network®, I have seen many real estate markets come and go, and I know for a fact that the many outstanding opportunities that exist for home buyers today will not (0 comments)
First-Time Home Buyers: What You Need to Know Before Starting Your Home Search - 07/26/10 11:18 AM
Top 5: First-Time Home Buyers: What You Need to Know Before Starting Your Home Search First-time Home Buyers: What You Need to Know Before Starting Your Home Search With historically low interest rates persevering and prices starting to creep back up, more and more renters are grappling with the question of whether to buy now or keep renting. Based on the countless clients I have helped buy their first home, I can confidently tell you, yes! Now is a very opportune time to purchase your first home. According to my colleagues in the Top 5 in Real Estate Network®, a national (0 comments)
Is a Reverse Mortgage a Good Idea? Top 5 Facts You Need to Know! - 07/15/10 02:07 PM
Is a Reverse Mortgage a Good Idea? Top 5 Facts You Need to Know If you or someone you know is over 62 and a homeowner, you have a unique opportunity to get significant, spendable value from your home, even if you still hold an existing mortgage. Senior homeowners have spent years, often decades, building up equity in their homes. An increasingly common practice of homeowners over the age of 62 is to obtain a reverse mortgage (also known as a HECM, a home equity conversion mortgage), which gives qualified senior homeowners a proven solution to help fund their retirement needs. (3 comments)
Do You Know What Impacts Your Credit Score? Take This Quiz and Find Out - 07/05/10 11:45 AM
Do You Know What Impacts Your Credit Score? Take This Quiz and Find OutAccording to credit experts, 42% of U.S. consumers have credit scores between 550 and 699. As a result, these consumers typically don’t qualify for preferred interest rates and, depending on their overall credit profile, they may not even qualify for certain loans and credit cards. As a member of the Top 5 in Real Estate Network®, I have worked with many clients throughout my years in the business and have seen first-hand how credit scores can wreak havoc on securing a favorable mortgage. Most clients I work with (1 comments)
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.