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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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
Alabama: Ranked First for its Competitive Labor Costs and Fourth Overall
For the third consecutive year, Alabama was among the top five states for doing business. Alabama was also first for competitive labor costs and near the top of the list for its work force development programs.
Area Development Magazine Special Presentation (Fall 2012)
Alabama's corporate tax structure, cost of doing business, business incentives and cooperative state government are some of the sited reasones for inclusion.
Additionally, Alabama has a comprehensive work force management system that is provided to employers at no cost by Alabama Industrial Development Training, which resulted in the state's overall labor ranking. The program (AIDT) includes recruiting, screening, and customized training. They have provided traning for companies such as Lockheed Martin, Mercedes-Benz, and Austal Ship Building.
Alabama is a major player in the automotive industry and will soon be the 3rd largest producer in the U.S., and was ranked 4th for exports in 2011. Expansions were announced in 2011 by Hyundai, Honda and Mercedes-Benz. Due to the heavy manufacturing, TASUS, an autoparts supplier out of Japan is building a $19.1 million, plant in Florence-Lauderdale Industrial Park.
Airbus will bring at least 1000 jobs to Mobile, strengthening and increasing the aerospace footprint when they begin to build the A320 commercial aircraft. By the way, check out the Airbus A320 and you will be salivating to fly on this aircraft. Magnificent!
Alabama is focused on all levels of education as a foundation for drawing companies and residents to the state and has a program known as Accelerate Alabama designed to spur job creation and innovation.
Good things are happening in Baldwin County and Mobile County Alabama.
States ranking just ahead of Alabama, were Georgia, South Carolina and Texas as number one.
Thoughts, information and events on the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay AL. The Eastern Shore is made up of Daphne, Fairhope, Spanish Fort, Point Clear and Montrose. Located in Baldwin County Alabama, this is just a small portion of the county which reaches all the way to Gulf Shore beaches.
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.