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Being part of the largest real estate related social network has its perks; the community of ActiveRain is on top of that list. Our vast array of real estate professionals have been in the business since the beginning. Not only do they know best practices when it comes to real estate, social media, personal life and beyond but they share their insight so freely with one another. Our mantra of Connect, Share, Learn is taken to another level because of the valuable members of ActiveRain.

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By Corinne Guest, Barrington Lifestyles
(Corinne Guest, REALTOR® | Barrington Realty Company)
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I am building another business on the side and recently started a new Wordpress website called GoldenRetrieverYears. I have made the decision to scale down real estate and get out. This will either be when we move to Wyoming or before.A week ago Monday I launched into the site and started writing...

By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
Comments 6
Weltanschauung: the guiding principles and philosophy of an organization; a world view We understand that the value of the ActiveRain community rests entirely with its members. We admire the spirit of real estate professionals and believe our goal is to fully engage their talents and knowledge f...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 34
I am soon traveling and everyday is really full. I actually have a written list of things to do before I go so that I won't wind up forgetting anything that matters. This morning I took my pups to be groomed. They will be boarded but I want them to start clean and fresh. It is always bust before ...

By Mike Cooper, GRI, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
Comments 3
“To uncover your true potential you must first find your own limits and then you have to have the courage to blow past them.”                                                       Picabo Street  All of us are born with potential. We enter into life as an unknown generality.What happens from the d...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 11
We saw this poster several times on our walks throughout Paris.  This is a real estate ad.  The headline reads:Who Owns France?Chinese, Qataris (from Qatar), Americans,Russians, Norwegians, Koreans... (more nationalities listed inside)  This is the French way of expressing Equal Housing Opportuni...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
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  On Generalizations, Generally     On Generalizations, Generally   Although I can find it difficult at times, I try not to use the word Always.  Or Never.  Those who know me are aware of my use of the expression "it depends" as part of my lexicon.  I tend to use it because it fits for many of th...

By Bill Roberts, "Baby Boomer" Retirement Planner
(Brooks and Dunphy Real Estate)
Comments 9
Do You Believe In Real Estate? If you say that, “Yes, I believe I  Real Estate,” then why do you have the majority of your “investments” in the stock market? Your retirement account(s) are held by trustees or custodians that can only invest in the equity markets (another name for Wall Street). It...

By C. Thompson, Loss Mitigation Cases
(Loan Modification)
Comments 143
                                                  NACA Complaints and Reviews   Before  I decided to write this blog, I really deliberated over it. I am not one to bash companies, especially ones that have been featured on CNN and are perceived to be helping people in need. But after watching the...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
Comments 13
  Today is 2019 Memorial Day In Middletown, CT.  Memorial Day is a day our Country has set aside to honor the fallen men and women who have served in our Armed Forces, and put their lives on the line to ensure the freedoms we have. Memorial Day has also become a time where families get together ...
River Garden Home Care offers reputable elderly home care in Bromley. Our home care services are excellent and carried out with compassion. As our loved ones grow older and find it harder to live independently, or as they get sick and can no longer do most of the activities they used to engage in...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
Comments 1
If you are into video games you will definitely spend time seeking different games for software. At Smart CD Keys, you can get the most affordable CD key prices, which are quick means of downloading the products digitally. The website compares different prices from different stores so that you ca...

By Ken Semler, Nationwide Custom Home Builder
Comments 3
Mass customization is a concept to manufacture a relatively high volume of product options for a relatively large market that demands customization, without tradeoffs in cost, delivery, and quality. Modular construction is the term used to describe the use of factory-produced building modules tha...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 33
 My closer at Stewart Title always visits family for vacations, and always tell me - "wish I could take trips to a different destination".    She has a lot of family, and that is how they spend their vacations.    I am just the opposite, don't have any family, so plan trips to destinations that i...

By Inna Hardison, Wordpress for Real Estate & Design, Print HaMedia Group
(ha media group)
Comments 126
I've been suffering from writer's block of sorts lately.  Just can't drag the muse out of her funk, and no amount of trolling the net for ideas helps to string a few words together for a blog.  Heck, I can't find enough words for my FB Status update.  When I can't write - I read, and I've been re...

By Judy Orr, SW & Near West Chicago suburbs
(HomeSmart Realty Group)
Comments 208
I became an editor of for Oak Lawn Illinois because of another Active Rainer, Bill Gassett.  It's been fun and I've started to interact with some of the readers in the Topix forum.  It only takes a few minutes a day to find articles to post as I have a Google alert set up for Oak Lawn. ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
Comments 10
Trump Palace Sunny Isles Beach Condos for Sale and Rent. June 8, 2018Trump Palace Sunny Isles Beach Condos have a mid­ level oasis that allows residents to enjoy amenities and stylish features. Trump Palace Sunny Isles Beach is 55 story luxury residential condominium with 267 units.Trump Palace S...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
Comments 6
Uploading a Video to YouTube, its really quite simple once you get started. Sometimes this whole Video Blogging thing seems a bit overwhelming with all of the uploading, downloading, embedding, linking etc.  But once you get started it is not do tough after all, unless something goes wrong, but w...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
Comments 7
Final Chance, take 30 minutes today and join, The Summer Video Challenge, Show Us Your Local & Bring in the Juice   Dont forget that the Summer Video Challenge deadline is Nearly Here.   Many people have already completed the challenge and are already enjoying the extra attention from the folks o...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
Comments 13
   Motivational Power Quote   Be a No Limit Person   "If you accept a limiting belief, then it will become a truth for you." Louise Hay    As I see it. . . . . . . . Be a no limit person.   Never accept a belief that will place limits on us as a person or on our possibilities.  Think in terms of ...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
Comments 16
Maybe you don't have time to blog.Your life is jam packed with stuff you HAVE to do versus WANT to do.Maybe you've got no shortage of business so blogging is never going to be a necessity.  That sphere of influence and referral business is rocking it!  Great for you!But as for the rest of us who ...