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Posts Just For You- This Week at ActiveRain September 11 to September 17, 2022

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Posts Just For You- This Week at ActiveRain September 11 to September 17, 2022


Every day there is something to learn here at ActiveRain.  With this series, I try to highlight posts that gave me that lightbulb moment. It could be something techie, something about Real Estate or the other professions that I never knew, about a place, or about a person. Or, it could be a post that made me sit up and take notice!


AlanSeptember 11: Alan May Won't someone please consider the monkeys?

Raise your hand if you heard of these. Always something new to learn.


Margaret RomeMargaret Rome Let's Count the Days

Do you know how to count the days?? It may not be as easy as you think.


Dan DeeDan Dee McGinnis Time Waits for No One This Applies in Sales and Life

What an important message from Dan.


Julio  C.Julio Cruz Why We Invest In Professional Photography

Welcome Julio to ActiveRain! If you're not using a professional photographer and wonder about the investment, read Julio's post.


JanSeptember 12: Jan Green    Are Shade Trees a Form of Passive Solar?

What an interesting question and Jan provides answers!!!


Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff.Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff Long Island Home Styles

Every region can have a different name for home styles. I thought this was really interesting.


LeanneLeanne Smith The Cries of Chicken Little

We can all relate to this!



RobertSeptember 13: Robert Siciliano Cybercrime and ALMOST EVERYTHING You Need to Protect Yourself

The title says it all. Read this, save it, and share with friends and family.



JoanSeptember 14: Joan Cox A New Term for a "House Sitter?"

I'd never heard of this one. What do you think??


JasonSeptember 16: Jason Regan Sometimes You Need to Burn Your Plans

You know what they say about the best-laid plans!


WandaWanda Kubat-Nerdin The DELETE Button is the New MODERATOR

Great post from Wanda. What happened to listening to someone else even if you may not agree with their opinion?



BuzzSeptember 17: Buzz Mackintosh Historic Weekend In London

What an interesting trip Buzz...to be there watching history being made!!!



Thanks to Carol Williams for this Weekly ZOOM Schedule which she lets me copy and paste to my post. 


Sept. 20th - Property Rights
Buzz Mackintosh 

Sept. 27th - RV to Ranches
Leanne Smith  

Oct. 4th - TBD
Group Discussion

Oct. 11th - TBD
Peter Mohylsky. BRIX REALTY 

Oct. 18th - Real Estate Tax Attorney
Paddy Deighan MBA JD PhD 

Oct. 25th - Topic TBD
Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543 

Nov. 1st - Setting Up an Agent Facebook Community Page
Greg Brown, Sales Rep Toronto, Durham region 



Here is the ongoing link to each Zoom meeting

11:00 a.m. Pacific (Remember Arizona is same as Pacific time now)

12:00 p.m. Mountain

  1:00 p.m. Central

  2:00 p.m. Eastern



Please don’t forget to check out these very informative posts as well:


Carol Williams Second Chance Saturday-Carol highlights posts that are often suggested by the other members here. 


Debb Janes and Bernie Stea YouTube Thursdays- If you want to learn more about how to do videos for your business, this is the post to follow.


Liz and Bill Spear and the weekly Ask An Ambassador posts!


Hannah Williams shares her savvy shopping finds with us weekly in her Philadelphia Steals and Deals Just Like That by HelpfulHannah. 


Thank you for letting me do what I love to do...learn something new every day. 

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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much, Kathy, for sharing your recommendations.

Have a great day and an outstanding week.

Sep 18, 2022 09:37 AM
Kat Palmiotti
eXp Commercial, Referral Divison - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Thank you for your Sunday post about posts!

Sep 18, 2022 11:52 AM
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Hi Kathy love your selections, some weeks I get to read more than one of your selections, this time it was just one, Endre

Sep 18, 2022 02:08 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400 you are very welcome!!! Have a wonderful week. 

Bill Salvatore - East Valley it's a good one to keep!

Sep 18, 2022 02:11 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Wayne Martin it's fun to find the posts and to read posts from new members. 

Brian England have fun reading the ones you do. 

Sep 18, 2022 02:12 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Dorie Dillard Austin TX enjoy the rest of your Sunday and have a great week. Can you believe our wonderful weather!!

Nina Hollander, Broker I'd say that's pretty darn good!!!

Sep 18, 2022 02:15 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Carol Williams see you Tuesday!  I forgot to see how your golf went. 

Leanne Smith you are very welcome!!!  

Sep 18, 2022 02:16 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Ray Henson I hope that I was able to get you caught up. 

Joan Cox I was very happy to feature it!

Sep 18, 2022 02:17 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Will Hamm Watching your Broncos play my Texans!!!

HI Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can! I love your posts and was happy to highlight it. 

Sep 18, 2022 02:19 PM
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Kathy I read some of these, but you gave me more to read.

Sep 18, 2022 02:25 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Roy Kelley I wish you and Chef Dolores the same. 

Kat Palmiotti you are very welcome. 

Sep 18, 2022 02:27 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Endre Barath, Jr. This was a busy week and wasn't sure I'd get to read as many posts as I usually do. 

Sep 18, 2022 02:28 PM
Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty
Waves Realty - Melbourne, FL
Florida Space Coast Homes

A great list as always. Thank you for doing all the work to put your post together every week.

Sep 18, 2022 06:39 PM
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Good evening Kathy - I loved you choices this week. I was happy to greet Julio Cruz.

Sep 18, 2022 09:05 PM
Dr. Paula McDonald
Beam & Branch Realty - Granbury, TX
Granbury, TX 936-203-0279

Good morning my friend! Lots of great reading to catch up with.

Sep 19, 2022 08:00 AM
Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Realty - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Hi Kathy,

I have been gone from AR for an entire week.  Your recap will help me get back into the "groove".  Thank you!

Sep 19, 2022 09:42 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

I always look forward to your This Week At ActiveRain list, Kathy.  I hope you have a great week.

Sep 19, 2022 04:31 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

CONGRATULATIONS Kathy, on having this blog FEATURED in the Old Farts Club group!  

Sep 19, 2022 04:32 PM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude


Had a crazy busy weekend and didn't spend much time online...just getting to this now!! Better late than never, I suppose. Got some reading to try and do!


Sep 19, 2022 07:51 PM
Ben DeHaven
Haven Realty & Investments - Lakeland, FL
Proudly serving Winter Haven & Lakeland, Florida

Thank you for sharing these Kathy, so much goes on here I missed these. 

Sep 21, 2022 08:30 AM