Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor (Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate)

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Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

First World Problem -  one more thing to be grateful for !

Jun 06, 2016 11:40 PM
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Liz and Bill Spear
RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com - Mason, OH
RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs

If it helps them pay the bills and keep the lights on in ActiveRain, I have no objections.

Jun 06, 2016 11:29 PM
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

My ad blocker has blocked over 109,000 ads on AR over the 2 years I've had it. I never see ads or pop ups on AR. I recommend AdBlocker.

Jun 06, 2016 11:19 PM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

Yes I have noticed it and I just click the X and close it.

Jun 07, 2016 12:56 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I dont mind, it makes me happy to know that someone is paying the rent so that i can play here.

Jun 07, 2016 09:47 AM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

I have noticed.  

It will go away.  Eventually.  

Since this site is free for me now --- I'm willing to deal with these things on a temporary basis.  

Jun 06, 2016 11:12 PM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

I have popups block on every website so I've not seen this

Jun 07, 2016 09:40 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

I hate the pop ups all together

Jun 07, 2016 03:22 PM
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Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

Easy to close and I know they need advertising revenue, I'm good with it.

Jun 07, 2016 03:19 PM
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Lisa Von Domek
Lisa Von Domek Team - Dallas, TX
....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!

Yes and I agree with you Mary Yonkers that it is annoying.  Once you click it closed that should be the end of it...

Jun 07, 2016 12:44 PM
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John Meussner
Mortgages in AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, MD, MT, NC, NJ, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WV - Fair Oaks, CA
#MortgageMadeEasy Fair Oaks, CA 484-680-4852

AdBlockPlus.  You're welcome : )

Jun 07, 2016 06:39 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

AdBlocker is my friend!  Love it and makes this (and many other sites) far more enjoyable!

Jun 07, 2016 03:46 AM
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Susan Laxson CRS
Premier Sotheby's International Realty - Naples, FL
The Michelle Thomas Team

Yes, but I choose to ignore it and hope it will go away.

Jun 07, 2016 01:06 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Since the purchase, AR is now a database to sell things to. As was said in All the President's Men, follow the money.

Jun 07, 2016 12:37 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Mary,

Yes, and I am going to update the ad blocker. A

Jun 07, 2016 12:36 AM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Cant' say I have

Jun 07, 2016 12:27 AM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

I have not Mary Yonkers I will check it out right now.

Jun 06, 2016 11:48 PM
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Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

I haven't really noticed, but I'm not a fan of pop up ads.

Jun 06, 2016 11:41 PM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

I wonder if popping up really works. Does someone after a while just give in

Jun 06, 2016 11:26 PM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Mary Yonkers I haven't seen it. My ad blocker must be working.

Jun 06, 2016 11:24 PM
Rainmaker
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Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

I have.  I guess the bills must be paid.

Jun 06, 2016 11:23 PM
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Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

Do you feel as though 'Ben' sees you, me, all of us as a captive audience?

It's his sandbox so he can do as he wishes.

Jun 06, 2016 11:13 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

can't help but notice.... so they accomplished the first step of their mission!!!

Jun 06, 2016 11:11 PM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

No I haven't, then again I don't go to my profile page all that often.

Jun 07, 2016 09:59 PM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Generation of revenue is important.

Jun 07, 2016 09:37 PM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

yes

Jun 07, 2016 05:26 AM
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Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

Usually I'm on task and need moving

Jun 06, 2016 11:36 PM
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FN LN
Toronto, ON

I saw an ad today.  They don't appear very often.

Jun 06, 2016 11:15 PM
Rainmaker
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Sharon Kowitz
CRS-SRES-ABR-GRI-E-Pro-CREN ~ COMPASS RE - Cary, NC
Cary, NC Relocation Specialist ~ Buying or Selling

Yes, Very annoying!

Jun 07, 2016 01:16 PM