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 Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 41
 It's All About The Tone...Like most of you,  I have had clients ask about how the real estate market is doing. It is a pretty standard question, wouldn't you agree? However, since the hysteria of the media to report that the sky is falling in on the economy, the tone has changed in the way the q...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
Comments 44
  "When you get to a place where you understand that love and belonging,your worthiness, is a birthright and not something you have to earn,anything is possible." ---Brene' Brown  Is it any coincidence that we who love to blog on ActiveRain and build business relationships are even luckier when w...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Comments 13
Priorities can change.  That's Life.  What's important today may be meaningless tomorrow, and thus it goes.When we first joined ActiveRain many moons ago, this was a far different community (don't worry, I'm not about to go old guy get offa my lawn!!! here...although AARP keeps mailing me reminde...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 28
The best way to create top performance in your sales team and staff is knowing what great performance for your organization looks like. Before you begin talking about standards you need to know and clearly communicate your organizational values and goals. It all starts there!I have made this stat...

By Joanne Gillet, We advise- You Decide! No Hassles...
(Edge Of The Beach Realty)
Comments 1
You missed the opportunity to own this home but Click here to check out our other listings.  You may just find the home you have been waiting for or let us be on the lookout and send you automatic emails showing you the latest listings where you just might see your new home!If you know of anyone ...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
Comments 14
Once again our own Debe Maxwell, CRS is hosting a September contest challenge. Where in the world does she find time to do this each month? We all appreciate these contests and are grateful that Debe gives so much to ActiveRain!  Please take a few minutes to stop by, give Debe your support, and w...

By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
Comments 9
 September 19th is a special day for me each year.  It's International Talk Like a Pirate Day. To celebrate, it's important to cater to your very own inner pirate. For those who do not know about this special holiday, you can gain insight and even a little pirate lexicon to add to your own vocabu...

By Lynn B. Friedman, Concierge Service for Our Atlanta Sellers & Buyers
(Atlanta Homes ODAT Realty Call/Text 404-939-2727 Buckhead - Midtown - Westside -- and more ...)
Comments 10
AR Milestone Achieved - Proud To Say - 900,000+ points September 2019 With true gratitude to the Founders of ActiveRain for dreaming up a platform that achieved more than its own goals (and survived a couple of "kidnappings") and with sincere respect for all the learning shared by my fellow AR me...

By Barbara Todaro, Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 7
We all know of the strength of ActiveRain members..... flex those muscles, if you want to show some support, and give Lynn some help to become a member of the Big Club....thank her for all she has contributed to this platform....an easy way to help is to FOLLOW her blog.....one click and she has ...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
Comments 1
The 1 Star Review Reality CheckThis morning, I posted this message on Facebook: “Thinking about taking my F150 to a West Nashville Mechanic for service and repairs rather than driving to Franklin dealership . . . any recommendations? I was considering Terry’s but am a little concerned about some ...

By Katerina Gasset, Get It Done For Me Virtual Services
(Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
Comments 1
Blogging has changed a lot over the years. When I first started blogging it was not even called blogging. It was called a weblog and it was just a giant wall of words.  This is where the word "blog" evolved from.  Years later, enter Google and the algorithm! This was the start of the ability to g...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 5
It will be 86 on Sunday when I work my last shift at the antique gallery where I have had a space for the last two years. This morning however was the first frost here in the Berkshires.That is the trigger for fall cleanup in earnest. The perennials need to cut back and the remaining annuals are ...

By Candice A. Donofrio, 928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text
(Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker)
Comments 10
She walked into the salon, and she was GLORIOUS. NAILS out to HERE. Okay, I exaggerate. But easily an inch and a half long. A shimmery gold. Her bright aqua, coral and green outfit, perfectly coordinated. Sexy dangly crystal drop earrings in gold and green matched her color palette, as did the ri...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 31
Think during your time in your corporate careers. Did you ever come to a time as you moved up the corporate ladder when the words you used or comments you had made before now have a totally different (sometimes devastating) effect on a receiver of your message? This is just one example of somethi...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 16
When out and about I often hear, how are you, what's new? I seldom have a response that is honest. Generally I just say fine and not much. In fact I am seldom fine, I am good or bad, sad or happy busy and involved, or worried or calm. Life in not linear, it is complicated and involved and so I si...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 31
 Wondering If Christopher Columbus Could Be Sued  Wondering If Christopher Columbus Could Be Sued  I mean no disrespect to anyone who may have experienced an outcome gone wrong.     Malfeasance.  Malpractice. Situations and scenarios of many sorts.  Things gone amiss. Things occur.  Stuff happens...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
Comments 3
 There was a recent post by Leanne Smith titled choose your words wisely Take a few minutes to read it.  Words do make a difference, how they sound, how they are delivered, and how they are perceived. There are times when we get a request that we have no interest. Especially when busy, we may be ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 1
 Great blog with great information.. Thanks for sharing. The best way to create top performance in your sales team and staff is knowing what great performance for your organization looks like. Before you begin talking about standards you need to know and clearly communicate your organizational va...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 11
Well administered performance appraisals can create positive results such as: Providing constructive feedback that improves productivity Identifying training and development needs Communicating expectations Fostering commitment and common understanding      The best way to create top performance ...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 8
Sometimes magic happens when you least expect it. Today while cleaning and dusting around the plants I recently moved inside, I found a flower. It was a big yellow surprise. I was taken back and very very happy to see it. Ironically, this plant has never bloomed outside but does clearly like its ...