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.
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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.
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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
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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
After several months of showings, my buyer has finally arrived at a decision ... to buy a new John Laing Home in Banning Lewis Ranch. She is thrilled and asked me this Monday to call them and set up a contract writing time.
Monday came, messages to the model and the coporate office were left by me, no answer. Tuesday came and I got desperate for answers. I called the model, the sales rep's cell phone (now disconnected), the corporate office, lending office, and design office. No answer, just voice mail again. My buyer called saying that the model had a sign on it that they were going to be closed Monday and Tuesday.
Now comes Wednesday, the day where all was revealed. After numerous messages, I took a drive out to Banning Lewis Ranch to see what was happening. A car was there, and I became so excited to see some life at the model, but as I drove up the moving box on top of the car gave me a sinking feeling. The sales agent then walks outside with a look of sadness all over his face. "Sorry, but there is no more John Laing Homes anymore." I couldn't believe my ears. What about my client? For a moment I was so angry, then relieved to know that she had not put earnest money down yet. What about the folks who are building? The sales agent did not seem to know what was going to happen to people who were already under contract and building, but rumor has it from another source of mine that current projects may still close. Regardless, another builder is leaving town ... one that used to have a sterling reputation. Good bye John Laing. Now it's time to help mend my buyer's heart...
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.