ActiveRain Community

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.


Here you will find all sorts of information about what makes ActiveRain members tick. We are spread far and wide and come from all walks of life together to build this one-of-a-kind platform. Anything to do with the community and happenings in the 'Rain can be found here. Dive in and take part of something uniquely special.

Trending blogs on ActiveRain Community

 
By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Frederick Griffin, Licensed Real Estate Broker)
Comments 149
     Wow!  CraigsList has an ad for a great rental in a Tallahassee neighborhood for only $1000 including utilities and lawn care.  3 bedrooms, 2 baths, large corner lot in a good location.  There's just one problem... it is NOT for rent.  It is MY listing for sale!  It has been set up as a Renta...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 11
Do you have an online marketing strategy?  The data clearly shows according to research that Copyblogger has done that only 39% of B2B small businesses have a  written content marketing strategy.  I will venture to assume that for B2C small businesses, it will be lower or about the same.  I hear ...
By Nick T Pappas, Madison & Huntsville Alabama Real Estate Resource
(Assoc. Broker/Broker ABR, SFR, e-Pro, @Homes Realty Group, Huntsville AL)
Comments 14
A Double Rainbow In Harvest Alabama I stepped outside this morning at about ten minutes of 7:00 before leaving for work just to check on the weather and this is what greeted me.  It didn't last very long, but long enough for me to grab my phone to snap a little video. Hope you enjoy...it's only 1...
    1.        Roy Kelley Education & Training         12,325 Posts       2.       David Saks Education &Training               7,507 Posts        3.     Lenn Harley Real Estate Agent              7,350 Posts          
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 3
Happy Facebook Fridays, Rainers! Hey, hey, hey...I hope your Friday is starting off well and your social media presence is humming right along. If you decided to implement or change something with your FB presence at the beginning of 2015, hopefully you are seeing results by now. If not, it woul...
By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
Comments 1
Northern Virginia area has seen some bizarre changes in the weather pattern over past decade. From winter blizzard weather to high winds & rain of hurricanes in the area. if you have setup for local county alerts they will keep you up to date on the progress of closure and important information. ...
By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
Comments 2
The Nashville Real Market is HOT! It’s SO hot that the inventory of available houses is abysmally LOW to the chagrin and frustration of Local REALTORS and house buyer wannabes. Click for Virtual Tour One by-product of this “HOTness” is the emergence of Builder and Developer Strategies to offer mo...
By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Pro
(Winchester Real Estate Sales, Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
Comments 3
Markets change on a cyclical basis.  It doesn't matter if it's the stock market or the real estate market.  They cycle.  Unfortunately for most homeowners - they don't see cycles.  They see blood, sweat and tears and dollar signs.  Most market cycles are not devastating like the current one has b...
By Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia
(Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC)
Comments 3
One of those sayings in life is that being grounded is good and getting screwed is not and usually it's one or the other - grounded or  screwed.  It's a vernacular thing. Can both happen at the same time? Apparently so in this kitchen! This is the receptacle on the kitchen island. It happens to b...
By Mark Loewenberg, PA 561-214-0370
(Keller Williams of the Palm Beaches)
Comments 3
Pending By Awesome Buyers! Best of the Acreage This super house, with a WPB zip of 33412 is bordered by 3 quiet roads. The more than double corner lot of 2.99 acres is located at the very north end of the Acreage. The front of the home is landscaped with ornamentals while the rear portion of the ...
By Ron & Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Marketing
(ra@napaconsultants.com)
Comments 16
When Debbie Reynolds announced her January Challenge, Ringing and Singing in the Rain, the very first person I (Alexandra) thought of was Joanna Cohlan.  A couple of days later I received an email from Joanna asking to talk to me.   Our conversation was a delight and a two way street as we each ...
By Sharon Paxson, Newport Beach Real Estate - HOM Sotheby's Int'l Re
(HÔM Sotheby's International Realty, BRE License 01501912)
Comments 15
Debbie Reynolds is hosting a contest this month to call up another ActiveRain member called Ringing and Singing in the Rain - An ActiveRain Challenge.  May I introduce to you Sybil Cambell. Sybil is currently living in Fernandina Beach, Florida and is going to be relocating next week to Williamsb...
By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9663
(Woodland Management Service)
Comments 14
So Many Things To Blog About... But Not Tonight. I have so many things to blog about, things from my busy day, things that I would like to promote around town, causes that could use a boost, forestry info that needs to be shared, and even a few contests to write up. But it has been a very long da...
By William Johnson, San Diego Real Estate Voice, GRI CRS e-Pro CDPE
(RE/MAX Associates)
Comments 15
San Diego Tall Ship Festival and Parade   I think this is one of the most exciting events in San Diego all year. This festival is an event lasting 4 days over the Labor Day weekend. There is so much to see and do and exciting for everyone in the family. You can board the ships and tour them all d...
By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9663
(Woodland Management Service)
Comments 2
Broker, Investor, Wife, Mother, Business Woman, and Great Blogger - Nicole Doty! A little under 4 months ago a new girl came on the scene in active rain, and created a big splash. I was quickly impressed with her in many ways. Sixty Eight blog posts in her first month, and very good blog posts at...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
Comments 2
Debbie Reynolds is hosting one of the two ActiveRain challenges this month titled "Ringing and Singing in the Rain - An ActiveRain Challenge". Debbie's challenge is a two part challenge, the first part the "ringing part of the challenge" is for us to call an ActiveRain Member we have not talked t...
By Paul F. Stillwaggon, NJ Estates Real Estate Group, Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
Comments 2
Located in downtown section of prestigious Warren Twp. Immaculate, turn-key office suite in upscale plaza. Unit consists of 6 private offices, large state-of-the-art eat-in kitchen including a private balcony for al-fresco dining! Lovely large windows to allow in southern light. Some offices even...
By Tim L. Ramey
(LaBelle Real Estate Group)
Comments 2
  We are all very busy in lifes with family, career, activities.  Wanted to share this with you:     Rethink your resolution: Simple changes for a healthier mind, body and spirit It's that time again—a new year, a fresh start! Resolutions to exercise more and lose weight are popular. These are bi...
By Alan Kirkpatrick, Alan in Austin
(Austin Texas Homes)
Comments 8
  Copper, limestone, glass and a myriad of angles make a dramatic space for City Hall in Austin, Texas. These photos celebrate the Antoine Predock award winning building – designed to be a welcoming and open space for the conduct of the city’s business. And it is LEED Gold Certified – in keeping...
By Lynn B. Friedman, Timesaving Strategies for Atlanta Sellers & Buyers
(Atlanta Homes ODAT Realty Call/Text 404-939-2727 Buckhead - Midtown - Westside -- Concierge Service)
Comments 99
2015 BIG Blog Jumpstart ChallengeSuccess for YOU via YOUR Blogging -----> Click here for other UPDATE !   HERE IS A LINK TO A CHART FOR KEEPING UP WITH YOUR POSTS!    Welcome to the 4th Annual BIG Blog Jumpstart Challenge   Think of the 2015 BIG Blog Jumpstart Challenge as a 28-day Mini-Mester. W...