Lyn Sims, Schaumburg IL Real Estate (RE/MAX Suburban)

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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
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Hi Lyn,
Your question made me look back and made me realize this month is my 10 year anniversary!  WhooHoo!   I had to take a hiatus for a few years but am back.  Yay.

Oct 19, 2016 09:29 AM
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Corinne Guest
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Yes I am amzed how long I've been on here, although I did not really do anything with it for a couple of years.

Oct 19, 2016 10:18 AM
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Sybil Campbell
Long and Foster REALTORS® 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
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I have been on for 8 years but was inactive for several years.

Oct 19, 2016 09:20 AM
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Bob Betel
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I became active in January 2016. Why I didn't join sooner, I have no idea!

Oct 19, 2016 08:01 AM
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Anna Banana Kruchten CRB, CRS 602-380-4886
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December of 2006 but really didn't get 'fired up until 08.  Once I started it was full speed ahead. One of the best business decisions I've made.

Oct 19, 2016 09:05 AM
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Fred Griffin presently on Leave of Absence
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     Started lurking in Spring of 2010, came on board in September 2010.

Oct 19, 2016 08:56 AM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
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10 years this past September

Oct 19, 2016 07:59 AM
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Susan Laxson CRS
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March 2008 - seems like yesterday!

Oct 19, 2016 07:54 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
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Just over 8 years.  A

Oct 19, 2016 07:47 AM
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Bob Crane
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Signed up at the Realtors Convention Oct 09, but did not really pay any attention to it until April 2012.

Oct 19, 2016 07:44 AM
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Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland
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July was 10 years for me.

Oct 19, 2016 01:04 PM
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
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2008, just shy of 9 years

Oct 19, 2016 01:02 PM
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Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I don't know for sure. I think about seven years. I was one of those that signed up and didn't do anything for a few years. Then I figured it out and got busy with it. 

Oct 19, 2016 11:10 AM
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Lisa Von Domek
Lisa Von Domek Team - Dallas, TX
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Signed up in 2008, but didn't really get active until 2011...so, 5 years.

Oct 19, 2016 10:56 AM
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Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR
Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

Since 2008! Looks like my 8th anniversary!

Oct 19, 2016 10:47 AM
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Chris Ann Cleland
Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA - Bristow, VA
Associate Broker, Bristow, VA

November 2007 was when I joined.  

Oct 19, 2016 10:40 AM
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Frank Rubi
Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC - Metairie, LA
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Feb 2007

Oct 19, 2016 10:27 AM
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John Meussner
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Actively participating?  3 years, it's flown by!

Oct 19, 2016 10:17 AM
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Susan Emo
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Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

May 2008

Oct 19, 2016 09:28 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
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I think, it is about right. Yet, I did not do anything first few years...

Oct 19, 2016 08:28 AM
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Les & Sarah Oswald
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6 years. 

Oct 19, 2016 08:02 AM
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Not sure... five or six years? Wouldn't even know where to check.

Oct 19, 2016 01:55 PM
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5 years this past July but I am still kicking myself for not joining in 2006 when I received an invite.

 

Oct 19, 2016 01:53 PM
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Harry F. D'Elia
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Long enough to remember

Oct 19, 2016 12:50 PM
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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
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8 years 

Oct 19, 2016 12:47 PM
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Sam Shueh
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Less than 2 years.

Oct 19, 2016 12:15 PM
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Debbie Gartner
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Around 6 1/2 years.

Oct 19, 2016 11:54 AM
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Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert
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 6 years 4 really active

Oct 19, 2016 11:44 AM
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John Pusa
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Lyn Sims  Seven years.

Oct 19, 2016 11:01 AM
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Debbie Reynolds
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I just had a five year anniversary. I had no idea what AR was 10 years ago. Congrats on your anniversary.

Oct 19, 2016 10:56 AM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

April of '07 I think

Oct 19, 2016 10:46 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
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I think it was 2007 but not sure.

Oct 19, 2016 09:07 AM
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Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Kudos Lyn Sims and the old-timers.  

2008 

Oct 19, 2016 07:43 AM
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Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

Not quite 2 months.

Oct 21, 2016 02:58 AM
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Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®
Vision Quest Realty - Lewisburg, WV
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I have been on AR since 2008.

Oct 21, 2016 01:05 AM
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

I believe I joined July 2008. 

Oct 20, 2016 01:30 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

I dont remember. Perhaps adding: member since xxxx would be appropriate

Oct 20, 2016 12:00 AM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

10-20-2007 was my first blog post but my member # is 235

Oct 19, 2016 11:52 PM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Time flies when you're having fun.

Oct 19, 2016 11:09 PM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Let's see now...the wheel was invented by?

Oct 19, 2016 11:07 PM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
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I joined May 2010 although I wish i had known about AR years earlier. 

Oct 19, 2016 10:57 PM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
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Was 10 years this past July.

Oct 19, 2016 10:34 PM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

I joined in March 2010 but lurked for a while.   

Oct 19, 2016 10:32 PM
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Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

August 2007

Oct 19, 2016 10:15 PM
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FN LN
Toronto, ON

A long time.

Oct 19, 2016 09:05 PM
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Debra Leisek
Bay Realty,Inc Homer Alaska - Homer, AK

June of 2009  I was rolling along pretty good... then went away for a while... now I am back... I could have been a contender!

Oct 19, 2016 05:57 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Lyn Sims - I started in 2007 February.

Oct 19, 2016 04:14 PM
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Patricia Kennedy
RLAH Real Estate - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

June of 2007.

Oct 19, 2016 03:10 PM
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Donna Foerster
HomeSmart Realty Group - Parker, CO
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I started in February 2009. Almost 8 years. I know all the names you mentioned except for Buzz.

Oct 19, 2016 11:34 AM
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MeLisa Minter, Realtor
Minter Real Estate Services - Taylor Lake Village, TX
Bay Area Houston Real Estate Agent

 Since 2008!  Still the best source of information out there!

 

Nov 18, 2016 07:01 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

9 years

Oct 21, 2016 03:50 AM
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Michael Setunsky
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Lyn Sims Since February of 2007.

Oct 20, 2016 12:04 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
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Think Steve Hoffacker invited me in 2008. Did not participate for a few years!!

Oct 19, 2016 11:44 PM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
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I do not know.

Oct 19, 2016 11:33 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
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7 years....sept 30, 2009....

Oct 19, 2016 10:58 PM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
BVO Luxury Group @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

October 2006

Oct 19, 2016 10:37 PM
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Marco Giancola
Beachfront Realty - Miami Beach, FL
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Since 2011

Oct 19, 2016 09:24 PM
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Laura Allen, Lake Tahoe - Truckee Real Estate for Sale TahoeLauraRealEstate.com
Coldwell Banker, Tahoe City, CA (530) 414-1260 - Tahoe City, CA
Tahoe Real Estate Agent Helping Buyers and Sellers

I started in September 2011 - just over 5 years ago!  Best time investment and business decision I have ever made!

Oct 19, 2016 05:14 PM