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
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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
Hollywood East? Phillywood? How About Chester? - 08/30/07 08:22 PM
by Rich Schiffer, Weichert, Realtors In a recent article, I discussed the situation in the Commercial market in the City of Chester, Delaware County, PA which is halfway between Philadelphia, PA and Wilmington, DE.Commercial Revitalization: "If you build it, they will come." Well it seems someone got the message... There is some interest being expressed by Pacifica Ventures to construct a Hollywood-style movie studio in the Philadelphia region, and this is one of the areas under consideration.I recently wrote a letter to the Chairman of Pacifica Ventures, and said the following:"I am not a public official here to outline a "package" to help (6 comments)
REALTORS and Coaches: NASCAR-style - 08/11/07 08:24 AM
by Rich Schiffer, Weichert Realtors Many real estate agents, rookie and seasoned veteran alike, (and the consumers that we serve) will at some point in their career be invited to hire a "coach" to help them get their business on the "right track." In the business world, coaches may have different titles: ConsultantsMentorsAdvisorsManagers (good managers know the benefit of coaching their employeesI pay for coaching from my broker, in the form a split of the commissions I earn. I have also accepted (and often offered) much free advice. As a REALTOR, I am regularly payed by my clients to provide advice about marketing a home. Readers should (13 comments)
Would you like to double your business? (Active Rain Did it in under 5 months) - 08/08/07 04:38 PM
This is my first blog in a while -- I have been so busy, between clients, family, and prospects, recently, that I have neglected my readership. I apologize to those of you who have been itching for another thought-provoking post...that said, without and further ado:Back in March, Active Rain had 21,000 Members. Now, less than 5 months later, (August 8th to be exact), we have reached 42,000 Members. I would like to take this opportunity not to congratulate AR, and its members for this accomplishment, nor to take any degree of credit for the growth (although I have contributed to the public awareness of AR), but (15 comments)
I will be posting information intended to be helpful for home buyers, sellers, and investors.
I will also post articles intended to be of benefit for other Real Estate Professionals.
I will try to avoid articles on religion or politics, unless it has direct bearing on Real Estate matters, but I reserve the right to be thought-provoking, and even philosophical at times. (And even humorous, if I am feeling in the mood)
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.