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
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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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Add new products as you use them and gain points for doing so
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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
A Rainy Day, A Cup of Coffee and a Good Post...Ahh Perfect!!
Its raining here in my neck of the woods of Annapolis Maryland and from what I am hearing the forecasters are saying to expect it to continue for another 24 hours. I know we need it but ugh.
Oh well, there went my morning walk. So I headed into the kitchen and put something good and hearty in the crock pot, grabbed a hot cup of coffee and headed to my home office to start my real estate day a little early. As the raindrops fell hard against my office window and Maggie quietly stretched out for a snooze at my feet my fingers drifted off to typing in the Active Rain website. I thought, why not, just a peek to see what is going on, who is blogging about what.
Before I knew it I found myself immersed in the world of Active Rain as I read one great post after another. Stop Martha. Get to work and get to work now. So reluctantly I did. I answered my email, set up a listing appointment, finalized a contract home inspection, followed up on some leads, among many other things. But Active Rain was sitting there in the corner of my computer just waiting for me to come back. By late afternoon it started to call my name once again.
OK its afternoon, it's still raining, it's time for a break and another cup of coffee so why not. So with a fresh cup in hand I headed back to Active Rain.
So why does Active Rain forever call my name and continue to bring me into it's fold? Well here's a few reasons I will share
I could go on and on. I went through what had to be a hundred posts. No really!. There are so many great posts on events happenings around their neck of the woods, on inspiring thoughts and ideas and of course some beautiful photography and slide shows. It just goes on and on.
It's hard to stay away from Active Rain especially when it is so easy to take a Rainy Day, A Cup of Coffee, and a Good Post and you've made a perfect day.
About the Author- Martha Brown is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) whose passion is homes in the Annapolis MD area and surrounding communities. As a 3rd generation Annapolitan she writes about her experiences in and out of the real estate market. Martha has been a local Realtor(R) since 1992 of which all have been associated with Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., the largest independently owned real estate company in the Mid Atlantic.
Martha would love to hear from you so give her a call any time. Sharing her Annapolis MD area expertise is her passion. You can reach Martha at 410-440-7839 (cell) or 410-260-2800 (ofc)
Every effort has been made to assure that the information in this blog is as accurate as possible. Martha Brown of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. disclaims any implied warranty or representation about it's accuracy, completeness or appropriateness for any particular purpose. This includes but is not limited to any information provided by third parties which is accessed through this blog via a hyperlink.
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.