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 Richard Yates, Broker and Realtor Orange County, California
Comments 1
Merry Christmas Santa Claus! Dear Santa, Thank you for making my childhood such a special memory! I never questioned your existence, I never doubted that Rudolf had a nose that glowed or reindeer could fly. I believed as I was taught to believe, after all, why would my parents lie? My children ar...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
Comments 6
In this the Christmas Season we wish all a very Merry Christmas and the gifts I pass along to my friends and family are many. We wish all health, happiness and joy. For those not able to be with their families, we hope you find caring people that will welcome you into their festivities. Let not ...
By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
Comments 5
                         Wishing You a Merry Christmas!   I wish each and every one of you the most Joyous of Holidays, and a prosperous New Year!  I count among my most treasured blessings, the discovery of the ActiveRain Community.  The friendships and valuable collective knowledge gained, has ...
By Judith Parker, CRS, GRI, CMRS, Charlotte, NC
(ProStead Realty)
Comments 4
  My wish to you and your family is to enjoy the beauty of this Christmas eve.   Wishing you and your family health, happiness, peace and prosperity this holiday season and in the coming New Year. May the magic of Christmas fill your heart all year long.   It is so quiet and peaceful here in our...
By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 28
In the area in which I live winter has been around for some time, although not officially so. It has been cold and snowy, and it is really cold today. The forecast for Christmas is rain and pretty warm temperatures. It's good because I am driving to New Jersey shortly thereafter and was hoping th...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
Comments 5
  Health, Peace & Prosperity Happy New Year 2015!        Svadilfarihttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/          Jill Sackler Licensed Real Estate Salesperson“Said and Done”Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. 255 Executive Drive, Suite 208, Plainview, NY 11803516.395.8376 direct   http://sil...
By Liz Flint, Houston\Tomball Realtor (832)816-8066
(Century 21 Hardee-Team Realty)
Comments 8
***New Listing 15202 Rose Cottage Drive, Houston, TX*** Houston Real Estate For Sale For more pictures and information please go to HAR.com and search for MLS #95614070.  The living room has a great steeple ceiling.  The gaslog fireplace is flanked by windows on either side going all the way up t...
By ActiveRain Real Estate Network
(ActiveRain)
Comments 0
  ActiveRain awards points to our members as a way to motivate them to engage with others and share their expertise.  You can earn points through community events like entering a contest, taking a survey, attending a meet-up, but most of the points you accumulate will come from the daily interact...
By Tim L. Ramey
(LaBelle Real Estate Group)
Comments 29
The holiday season is upon us and with it comes feelings of joy, nostalgia, and often stress.  Entertaining, shopping, finances and other obligations often add up to people dealing with stress and not enjoying the holiday season.  Here are a few tips to avoid stress so you can enjoy all the wonde...
By Kerrie La Guardia, Let it Rain!
(ActiveRain, Community Manager)
Comments 80
Winter MeetUps are just around the corner.  The community voted for the week of January 19-24th and the gracious Rainers below have volunteered to host a MeetUp in their area.   The MeetUp locations and hosts are listed below.  If you have questions regarding a specific one, please contact the ho...
By ActiveRain: Keeping You In The Loop!
(ActiveRain Corp.)
Comments 59
We are pleased to announce that on Monday, December 22nd, at 11PM Eastern, ActiveRain successfully launched our latest round of updates and bug fixes for the community. The primary focus for this round of work was on our Points System.  We award points as a way to encourage people to contribute g...
By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Pro
(Winchester Real Estate Sales, Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
Comments 57
In the process of clearing emails, checking out Active Rain and glancing over Facebook I came across a very disturbing Facebook post. It was written by a man who said, "2 down. 49000 to go. Not 'an execution' just a minor insurrection and a bit of humble revenge." The post included a copy of the ...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
Comments 42
Let's face it.  There are a lot of amazing bloggers on ActiveRain who could make this list every week.  They've been around here forever, they write good stuff, and I've gotten to meet many of them at various meetups and RainCamps over the years.  But today, I tried a little variation on my weekl...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 10
Merry Christmas to all of our Subscribers/Followers We wish you, each and every one, a very Merry Christmas this year.  May you be blessed with the joy of joining in celebration with your family and friends.  May you be filled with the spirit of the season, one of generous giving and gracious rec...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
Comments 247
  Pay It Forward ActiveRain Challenge For December   Are you up for a fun challenge this month?  I know we are all caught up with our holiday plans, but surely there is time to jump into this challenge.  It’s all about helping others and I know that the family at ActiveRain is chock full of big h...
By Silvia Dukes PA, REALTOR, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
Comments 52
Holiday Traditions from Around the World! Presents, carolling, holiday decorations, special cookies and foods... some  holiday traditions are almost universal.  But then there are some that are specific to a country, regions, or even just your family!  I was reading about holiday traditions from ...
By Mary Weiss
(ActiveRain)
Comments 15
Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to all of you wonderful peeps!   We are closing the office early today (noon PST) and will return to the office on Monday, December 29th.   During this time, we hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and a relaxing break from all your hard work. If you need any...
By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 86
As with all things in life, expectations often exceed reality. That said, hoping for something is different than making it happen. Particularly at this time of year expectations run high: the perfect family, the perfect holiday, the perfect get together. I have found both personally and professio...
By Patricia Feager, MBA, GRI, Cert Negotiations Expert, Military Relo Prof, The Little REALTOR® That Could
(Dallas Premier Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 62
    "I WILL HONOR CHRISTMAS IN MY HEART AND TRY TO KEEP IT ALL YEAR LONG"   By Charles Dickens       My community is home to a very special tree that has grown over time in a remote area around a place called Bartonville. If you’re not a local, you would have a difficult time finding this tree a...
By ActiveRain Real Estate Network
(ActiveRain)
Comments 194
Since July of 2013 when ActiveRain became part of the Trulia family, we've been exploring ways to help even more people find the amazing knowledge being shared every day on ActiveRain. Trulia.com has over 35 million unique visitors coming to their domain every month. ActiveRain has one of the la...