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.
Broken down by categories and subcategories for easy finds
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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.
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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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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
Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader about Loan Modifications - 02/12/09 01:43 PM
Are you smarter than a 5th grader... many consumers just do not know where to turn and what questions to ask. How do you get to the people who are the decision makers. Who can you trust? Where do you begin? Many homeowners are especially vulnerable and are frantic, confused, & bewildered by short sales, foreclosures, auctions, and by people who are called experts. I got to thinking yesterday about a phone call that came in to one of our agents. It was from an unknown business representative who was looking for real estate agents to push their services to people desperate for more information on loan modifications. (0 comments)
In God's Hands, every situation then and now... - 02/09/09 08:46 PM
What a wonderful picture! I received this in an email and hope its artist acheives much fame with the wisdom which is portrayed. AS a great believer that our world in not operating in chaos, that everything happens for a reason, and that the impact we have on others each and every day will have an everlasting effect. I loved this book and if you want a story that makes you really think about your beliefs, read this. (0 comments)
What does the REO Bank Addendum mean for buyers - 02/09/09 12:35 PM
Bank addendums are somewhat un-nerving since the VA. contract is written to be as fair as possible to both the seller and buyer; it does not side with either. The bank addendum however, which the buyers must sign after they get a verbal "yes" from the seller, gives up many of the rights the buyer usually has. 1. Watch out for the home inspections. Example: Buyer has a conventional loan requiring an appraisal. Many of the REO properties have utilites off. The property needs utilities to be on for home inspection and for the appraisal to be completed. Do you, as the buyer's (6 comments)
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