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
Cost of Renting a home in Cleveland Ohio versus Buying This site has information that could be useful to buyers and sellers. Some of the calculators available are: Seller Proceeds, Cost Of Renting and Payment Calculators that allow multiple calculations including Interest Only Options. APR calculations can also be preformed.
Are you looking for low interest rates for a Cleveland home ? There are many mortgage web sites that advertise they offer the best loan possible at the lowest interest rates available in Cleveland Ohio. Beware of those claims, you would be surprised with the number of phone calls I receive from these internet companies offering to sell those leads to me. Only use them if you want your name sold to a number of different lenders. Also consider the lender is paying for your name address and phone numbers. Ask yourself the question, "Who is really paying?" You will likely find out it is YOU. It could be in additional closing costs or being placed in a loan that is not to your advantage. Also consider most of the lenders that buy these leads are not located in the Cleveland Ohio market area. With that said, I believe when possible we should support Local businesses whenever possible. As a local lender I contribute to the Cleveland Ohio economy and have a vested interest in the future of our community.
Buying (or selling) your home can become somewhat complex and a experienced local lender can be a valuable asset. I'll tell you a little of ideas and philosophy and then list a few other interesting Web Sites that can add to your store of knowledge. Our web site offers a strategic approach to saving time and money in the home buying process.
Whether you plan to buy immediately, in a while, or not yet sure, follow these steps. You won't spend a dime until after the house is found, and the little up front planning time will save hours of wandering. This is not a substitute for professional help and not all items will apply to you
If buying a house isn't right for you, this is the fastest way to find out. If it is, following these concise tips should make your process faster, easier and more fruitful. Tim Bradford and American Midwest Mortgage will help you find the loan that you have been looking for.
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.