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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 Edward Gomez, Credit Score Boost USA
( Credit Score Boost - USA Credit Solutions)
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By ActiveRain Real Estate Network
(ActiveRain)
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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 Maria Gilda Racelis, "Your Goal, My Goal. We Can Make it Happen."
(Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington)
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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. Middle Bolton Lake is 114.90 acres and Upper Bolton Lake is 35.5 acres.    For fishing aficionados, a variety of fish species thrives on th...
By Edward Gomez, Credit Score Boost USA
( Credit Score Boost - USA Credit Solutions)
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By ActiveRain: Keeping You In The Loop!
(ActiveRain Corp.)
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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 Charles Buell, Seattle Home Inspector
(Charles Buell Inspections Inc.)
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  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 Mona Gersky, GRI,IMSD-Taking the mystery out of real estate.
(MoonDancer Realty, Dillsboro,NC)
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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)
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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 Joy Roussell, Dedicated Realtor
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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 Amanda and Jared Christiansen, YOUR Fort Wayne Realtors, Century 21 Bradley.
(Century 21 Bradley (260)704-0843)
Comments 18
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 Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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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 Donna Foerster, Metro Denver Real Estate Agent
(Cherry Creek Properties, LLC)
Comments 154
July ActiveRain Contest: What have you done to make a difference in your community?   Rich and I volunteer regularly at our town’s Senior Center. It fits in with our niche, working with older adults. Once a month, the center celebrates all birthdays and anniversaries that occur in that month. It&...
By Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today!
(Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092)
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  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...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Retired Real Estate Broker, Maryland Blogger)
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Extending Your Facebook Reach: Planet Orchid   One of the benefits of Facebook is that you make contact with others that share your common interests. When we look at our contacts, we usually think in terms of the number of Facebook friends that we have or the number of ‘Likes’ on our Facebook bus...
By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl - Westchester hardwood flooring
(Floor Coverings International Westchester NY & Stamford CT)
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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 Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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Like we real estate agents can do anything about a merger between Zillow and Trulia, yet agents are continuing to yammer about how Zillow is an evil monster. You want to know which company is an evil monster? The monster that once promised it would not be evil, that's who. And people wonder w...
By Eileen Burns, Real Estate Broker Ft Lauderdale/Miami/PalmBeach
(Trans State Commercial RE Ft. Lauderdale/Miami/Palm Beach)
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Eileen Burns is sharing richie Nagar's analagy on the Zillow takeover.  Ponder where you fit into the equation.  Will agents stand unit and make our voices heard?  Will NAR finally take the long-awaited leap to support its members?  What's your read? The minnow is swallowed by the mackere...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Things To Do In Waukesha County, WI 7/25/14-8/31/14     By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center July 24, 2014 07:41 AM       Taste of Lake Country & Fine Arts Festival Celebrating the food, music and art in Lake Country; sample the best o...
By Inna Ivchenko, Los Angeles / Valley Homes
(Mannis Real Estate Group)
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I've been waiting for 'like' options for a long time! Finally it arrived and not just that:) Do read about newest AR features. AR looks now more like FB, but with new ownership of Momma Zillow( did you receive today email from Trulia announcing it?), I'm sure, there are even more ...
By Suzanne De Vita, Online Associate Editor
(RISMedia)
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Excerpted from our website: Official word came from Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) this morning that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire listings portal rival Trulia, Inc. (NYSE:TRLA) for $3.5 billion in stock. What had been rumored for weeks was picked up by the mainstream me...