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
As we stock up on Snickers and M&Ms in anticipation of the little witches and goblins arrival, our neighborhoods have begun to take on a most haunted feel.
The homepage of RealEstate.com only showcases the best of the best and with Halloween fast approaching they're looking for a few homes that have that spooktacular look. Since you're out in the field every day, they've asked us to see if the members of AR have any worthy entries.
Do you have a photo of a home that showcases the spirit of Halloween? Check out the rules below and then submit your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org for a chance to be on the homepage of realestate.com.
A past contest had one of our own make it on the homepage AND commercial...shout out to Amy Hahn!
Good luck to you all!
Some important photo challenge rules:
The photo of course needs to be your own and you MUST have full rights to share that photo with RealEstate.com. (Do not submit photos from the Internet or photos that do not belong to you).
Photos must be real estate, home or neighborhood-related.
Photos must possess a WOW factor.
Photos must work well with the RealEstate.com search bar. The homepage of RealEstate.com features a search bar on the top center of each homepage image (see example homepage image above). Be conscious of how this search bar placement will work with photos you submit.
No points are being awarded for participating in this challenge. This is just a unique opportunity to share your beauty with the world!
Photos will be selected through an editorial process by our marketing team. We will also be placing selected photo challenge finalists to a vote.
Photos and photographers selected will receive a credit with their name or business name at the bottom right of the photo. An amazing branding opportunity!
Have a great photo? Here's what to do:
Email photos to email@example.com. Submit only one photo per email.
Photos must be a minimum of 2.5 megabytes in size.
Photos should be in landscape format (not portrait).
The dimensions of the RealEstate.com home page is 932 pixel wide and 603 pixels high. We will likely crop the photo as needed to best fit it the home page.
Important Legal Language - Permission to Use Your Photo
By submitting your photo you certify that you are the sole owner of the photo submitted. ActiveRain, RealEstate.com, Market Leader and its licensees may reproduce, distribute, publish, display, edit, modify, create derivative works and otherwise use the photo for any purpose in any form and on any media. You will indemnify ActiveRain & Market Leader for all damages and expenses that may be incurred in connection with the photos.
Do not submit any photos if you do not own the copyright and have permission to use the image of every person appearing in the photo, or if you do not agree to let us use the photo on the ActiveRain site.
You may submit as many pictures as you like. Submit only one photo per email.
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.