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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.


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.

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By Robert J. Russell, IRES, ICREA, LAS, LUTCF, Insurance Broker
(Robert J Russell Companies)
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We are happy to announce that we can offer discounts to Realtors and their clients for the following:Car Insurance, Commercial Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Health Insurance, Temporary Health Insurance, Dental Plans, Vision Plans, Life Insurance, Retirement Plans and Group Insurance. We have 1...
By Paul F. Stillwaggon, NJ Estates Real Estate Group, Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
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Custom Home for Sale in Move in Condition in Warren NJ 07059 Open Sunday 04/19/15 from 1 to 4   Fabulous home for sale in sought after Warren Township, steps from downtown shopping & restaurants. 10 Peach Tree Lane   Warren, Somerset County, NJ $925,000 Style: Colonial Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.1...
By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Did you know, your Ambassador is here to serve?  The Ambassador's here in Active Rain are not paid, they do not receive any compensation for taking the time to answer your questions or to help you through a difficult and confusing negotiation.  Ambassador's are chosen for their unique abilities t...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Rainer Facebook Fan PagesWoohoo...we made it to Friday! Hopefully all ya'll have experienced a blessed real estate week! Mine has been good and just got even better because I am excited about sharing these Rainer FB Business Pages with you. Go check them out. It only takes a minute and really doe...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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I seem to be settling into a rhythm these days while Gene is in St. Mary's Hospital, recovering from his recent surgery. We'll see how much longer it continues, but I must say it's a rhythm that is working.Typical days go something like this:6:00 - 12:00: Work on and in my business - emails, call...
By Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today!
(Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092)
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Please view this video of Britt McHenry.....an ESPN reporter.She was suspended after this rant with a parking lot attendant.....but she apologized on Twitter. Not a very sincere apology, I might add. This shows her true character.  I find her to be a totally egotistical, ignorant, self righteous,...
By Kerrie La Guardia, Let it Rain!
(ActiveRain, Community Manager)
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The results are in, it was a close one but the majority has chosen May 11-16th for our 2015 Spring MeetUp week.  Now comes the fun part, hosting!Hosting a MeetUp doesn't take much, anyone is welcome and able to host.  Each attendee is on their own for food and drink so you're basically picking a ...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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First of all we must understand what the term “self sabotage” means before we can determine if we suffer from its symptoms. Simply stated, self sabotage is when we display any type of behavior that creates problems in our lives, especially if this behavior affects our long term goals and dreams. ...
By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
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Paramus home for sale ~  Expanded 3 bedroom, 1.5 updated bath Ranch $479,900Paramus open house Sunday April 19, 2015 from 1-4pm318 Lockwood Dr, Paramus, NJ 07652Dir: Farview Ave/Circle Dr/Lockwood Dr1 block to Ridge Ranch Elementary schoolParamus open house presented byyour Paramus real estate sp...
By Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia
(Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC)
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We all know, granite is heavy. Granite has to be supported.Granite has to be supported everywhere.Even the granite counter top is heavy.So when I saw this counter top to the left side of the kitchen sink beginning to crack from a lack of support I wondered about its support underneath.That is too...
By Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today!
(Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092)
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What can you expect after 12 days in the hospital and 4 days in rehab? You can pretty much expect a very tired Mickey that could probably teach the physical therapists and occupational therapists a thing or two. We spent quite a bit of time together yesterday and she truly appreciates all of the ...
By Richie Alan Naggar author PEARLS FOR THE SOUL .com books, Life-Love-Intimacy-Purpose + Real Estate too?
(People first then business! Ran Right Realty Riverside, Ca)
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Well it is very clear by now to everyone all over the globe that drones, copters and forcible entry tactics etc. can successfully approach and invade the White House. Unbelievable in this day and age that the most powerful man in the world can be so vulnerable and that is not the compelling part ...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Reblogging… It’s Not Just for Points!(I thought I might get some attention with the word “Points” in the title! )You may be relatively new to ActiveRain or perhaps you aren’t that familiar with the concept, but reblogging someone’s post isn’t just about the points.  Reblogging serves a purpose, a...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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RealBird Webinar- Guest Speaker- Katerina Gasset for April 22- 2015 at 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time I am going to be the guest speaker on the Realbird webinar on Wednesday April 22, 2015.     #FastTrackSEO and #TakeYourListingsBack will be the highlights of this webinar.  Regaining contro...
By Silvia Dukes PA, REALTOR, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Foto Friday:  Just FishingOne of the pleasures of living near water is the opportunity to go fishing whenever you feel like it. And in Florida, fishing opportunities are everywhere with 1197 miles of coastline, 663 miles of beaches, and more than 11,000 miles of rivers, streams, and waterways plu...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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I’m Building Quite The Resource Library In ActiveRain  I was having a Dick Greenberg  kinda moment(without the flashy sports car) when I published a second market report yesterday. Actually I was going to hit schedule but my finger slipped. Then I realized I had created an opening for a new post ...
By Kerrie La Guardia, Let it Rain!
(ActiveRain, Community Manager)
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I'm happy to finally kick off our Get to Know series.  This series will allow us to dig a little deeper into our Rainer's worlds.  You'll see these pop up on our social channels and beyond.  First up, the lovely Anita Clark:  For your chance at being highlighted, fill out the form here.
By Li Read, Caring expertise...knowledge for you!
(Sea to Sky Premier Properties (Salt Spring))
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Heirloom farm, 16 acres, oceanfront beauty, sunny privacy...totally irreplaceable...& it's on exceptional Salt Spring Island. Enjoy! Here is an exceptional oceanfront opportunity on special Salt Spring Island! Two adjacent waterfront parcels, both expansive acreages, both heirloom properties with...
By Silvia Dukes PA, REALTOR, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Suspended in Space and Time  It was quite hazy the other morning on Gulf of Mexico off Hernando Beach. Sea and sky seem to flow into each other seamlessly and objects like this pontoon boat off in the distance appeared to be suspended in space.   It reminded me of the following quote on relativit...
By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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Yesterday my landscaper came and I am happy to say my leaves are now gone. Winter came too quickly for my fall clean-up so yesterday I had my fall and my spring clean-ups. Now that the lawn is exposed, it is time to have it fertilized and then the fun begins. I have some sedum (mixed ground cover...