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
Since 1993, we have has been helping Colorado homeowners finance real estate. We offer a no-frills approach that results in excellent value, expedient service, & happy customers.
Jason Berman began working in the mortgage industry in 1993. He founded Sierra Funding in 1995 and grew the company into one of the premier mortgage planning practices in Colorado.
In 2004, Jason was elected to the Board of Directors for the Colorado Association of Mortgage Brokers (CAMB). He served as President of the association in 2006 where he successfully led the effort to pass minimum standards for mortgage brokers working in the State of Colorado. The regulation, passed in 2006, required all mortgage brokers within the state of Colorado to obtain federal background checks and become registered to practice origination in the state.
Jason has participated on the BBB Trade Practices Group, Colorado Housing Council, & testified before House & Senate sub-committees on the impact of pending legislation for the mortgage industry.
He has served nationally on NAMB committees and was appointed to participate on the Governor’s Mortgage Broker Education Taskforce to advise the Colorado Division of Real Estate on the implementation of the January 1st, 2009 requirement that all mortgage brokers take 40 hours of pre-licensing education.
Jason is also the lead organizer for REBlogWorld, an annual Blogging & Social Networking conference for Real Estate professionals held in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year the conference took place at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on October 14-16, 2010.
Jason resides in Frisco, Colorado where he operates one of the first virtual mortgage practices in Colorado.
Areas of Expertise
Since 1993, we have been measuring success by meeting these expectations.
Without exception we will…
Ask questions and listen to you in order to fully understand your needs.
Take full responsibility for our actions and be honest at all times.
Create mortgage solutions that complement your overall financial strategy, and allow you to most effectively accomplish your financial goals as well as your payment and equity objectives.
Be sensitive to any fears that you may have about obtaining a mortgage loan and earn your confidence as a trusted advisor.
Respect your time and minimize the amount of effort required of you by applying our knowledge, experience, and resourcefulness.
Use technology as a complement to our customer service efforts and not as a substitute. We strive to be available, easy to reach, & always willing to listen.
Communicate regularly and proactively to keep you informed of loan status and to reduce the stress that is often associated with the financing process.
Ensure smooth, on-time closings with anticipated costs & correct terms.
Seek to improve the quality of service we provide by encouraging critical evaluation of our performance.
Measure our success by your willingness to confidently recommend us to your friends & family.
Provide the benefit of ongoing communication & opportunity analysis by means of an Annual Mortgage Review.
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.