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 Edward Gomez, Credit Score Boost USA
( Credit Score Boost - USA Credit Solutions)
Comments 5
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By ActiveRain Real Estate Network
(ActiveRain)
Comments 87
Big week around these parts! Maybe you heard about this? And as promised, we continue to march on to make ActiveRain even better. This latest round of enhancements has a core focus on allowing our members to more effectively connect with and communicate with each other. Here is a quick glance at ...
By Paula McDonald, CHEVAUX Group ~ The Woodlands, TX 936-203-0279
(Chevaux Group, PLLC)
Comments 28
My real estate board, Houston Association of REALTORS has what I believe to be one of the best MLS sites in the country.  Now I may be the slightest bit biased but from what I hear from our clients and other agents who visit our site, many agree with this statement.     When they added the blog ...
By Kerrie La Guardia, Let it Rain!
(ActiveRain, Community Manager)
Comments 66
Who's ready to rock and roll?!?!?  I'm so very happy to announce the 2014 Summertime ActiveRain Meetup Locations!!  Thank you to the hosts for organizing this round, without you there would be no MeetUp love.   If you have any questions regarding the MeetUp, please feel free to contact th...
By Maria Gilda Racelis, "Your Goal, My Goal. We Can Make it Happen."
(Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington)
Comments 11
Located in Lower Bolton Lake area, this Home is Absolutely Delightful. Lower Bolton Lake is 178.4 acres. This is the biggest among the three Lakes in Bolton and Vernon. Middle Bolton Lake is 114.90 acres and Upper Bolton Lake is 35.5 acres.    For fishing aficionados, a variety of fish species th...
By ActiveRain: Keeping You In The Loop!
(ActiveRain Corp.)
Comments 12
Hey Rainers, We just wanted to give you a heads up that ActiveRain will down tonight, Monday July 28th, for scheduled maintenance starting at 9pm Pacific Time (12:00am Eastern Time) and lasting for approximately two hours. During this scheduled down time, we will be releasing an update to the sit...
By Edward Gomez, Credit Score Boost USA
( Credit Score Boost - USA Credit Solutions)
Comments 0
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By Charles Buell, Seattle Home Inspector
(Charles Buell Inspections Inc.)
Comments 23
  Politics, ego and selfishness all play roles that sometimes blur the more altruistic desire to do what is right for the planet, the country, and our families. In the widest of contexts, most people involved in the Green Movement are well meaning, well intentioned, thoughtful and serious folks. ...
By Fred Griffin Licensed Real Estate Broker, Tallahassee Florida. Call 850-339-4861
(Frederick Griffin, Licensed Real Estate Broker)
Comments 16
     The merger of Zillow and Trulia signals the death knell for NAR and the MLS.  Zillow is buying Trulia for $3.5 billion dollars.  The newly created behemoth will absolutely dominate Internet Search.  The Real Estate Industry as you have know it for the past 100 years is over.            The ...
By Bob Stewart, Community Evangelist
(ActiveRain)
Comments 67
Inman's Real Estate Connect conference was last week in San Francisco. For those of you not familiar, twice a year the technology crowd in the real estate industry descend on either San Francisco or New York to hash out where the industry is headed technologically.  Just about every great new...
By Mona Gersky, GRI,IMSD-Taking the mystery out of real estate.
(MoonDancer Realty, Dillsboro,NC)
Comments 20
Good Morning! When we as agents make referrals of friends, clients, leads or prospects to another agent many times the consumer doesn't really know how that all happens. A former client of ours is considering moving to Port Charlotte, FL and asked if I could suggest any agents in that area.  ...
By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9663
(Woodland Management Service)
Comments 4
My Friend Bill asks this morning how we feel about the big merger of Zillow and Trulia I was not surprised to see this question posed this morning since I knew it was coming with the announcements and rumors that have been surfacing over these last few days. So I answered Bill with this simple re...
By Amanda and Jared Christiansen, YOUR Fort Wayne Realtors, Century 21 Bradley.
(Century 21 Bradley (260)704-0843)
Comments 19
When I heard the news this morning that Zillow is purchasing Trulia, I went on a bit of a rant on Facebook.     I know, I know, I just blogged about ranting and how it's a two edged sword and that you shouldn't do it.  So sue me I guess...   I've been anti-zillow for some time now, ma...
By Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia
(Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC)
Comments 44
Here is how you can know how good your windows are even if the builder says they are Energy Star windows. First of all - we need some definitions.  Lots of buzz words and catch phrases get thrown around. Energy Star - this has been around since 1992, a program introduced by the EPA as a voluntary...
By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl - Westchester hardwood flooring
(Floor Coverings International Westchester NY & Stamford CT)
Comments 26
Did you see the changes today?  I'm sure you noticed some.  A nice pleasant surprise was when I viewed my points, and rather than my comments saying that there is a max of 10 per day, it's now 20.  I really do think this will help create more interection on the site as will all the commen...
By Joy Roussell, Dedicated Realtor
Comments 28
Recently, I was looking through some of the posts here on Active Rain, and I came across a Home Stager who had a signature at the bottom of her posts.  At first, I didn't even know it was a signature, because it just said on top: "Posted By:" And it had her information, along with h...
By Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today!
(Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092)
Comments 13
It's happening tonight at Sheraton Furniture       This is the perfect opportunity to have all of your decorating questions answered by one of designers and to peruse our showroom.   Bring in an inspiration piece and we can show you how to "shake things up at your home and give it a new ...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 16
Motivational Monday....Quotes To Overcome Worry and Anxiety     By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center                Quotes to Overcome Worry and Anxiety Don't waste your life in doubts and fears: spend yourself on the work before you, ...
By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Call 631-805-4400 (c), Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 8
  Today, let's discover SpeakingPhoto App...   Want to help your clients remember what you just spent all that time showing them? Are you working with a client and their spouse/partner/friend/family member could not accompany them on the showing? How can you make it easier for them to communi...
By Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today!
(Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092)
Comments 19
  This works.....I tried it and it is so easy. Watch the video and give it a try.     There is no mess, no clean up, all of the silk stays right inside the husk.   Make sure you use a mitt or a pot holder, the corn on the cob is very hot when it comes out of the microwave.   Not sure if you can d...