Whoo Hoo – REBC New York is ON! January 12, 2010

RE BarCamp New York 2010 is just about a month away.   We will be at the Marriott Marquis, in Midtown New York, thanks to Inman Connect.   Let’s give a big shout out to Inman for their support.   We will have several break out rooms that hold 40 – 50 people each.   For those of […]

Using Social Media To Create Develop Offline Relationships

Back at RE BarCamp San Francisco, I kept overhearing a catchy acronym. B.L.O.G. stands for Better Listings On Google. It’s true that blogs are a great way to attract organic traffic from Google. But blogging only for SEO purposes doesn’t fully exploit the power of social media. As real estate and mortgage professionals, one of […]

Schedule and Location for RE Barcamp NYC

RE Barcamp NYC is shaping up to be a great event, but it occurred to us that we never formally posted any type of schedule or location information. Now would be a pretty good time to rectify that issue: First of all, RE Barcamp NYC is going to be located at the Marriott Marquis, Times […]

Time is running out to RSVP for RE BarCamp!!!

In order to give the Marriot time to prepare lunch for REBarCamp attendees, we need to have a final number to them by Friday. But you may have less time than that. We are also capping out this free lunch at 100 attendees. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate has stepped up in a huge […]

Today's Organizational Conference Call

We record these calls for the benefit of volunteers that could not make it. Anyone is welcome to listen! Listen Here – approx 24 minutes Some quick notes Lunch is covered by BH&G T-shirts have been ordered by OnBoard informatics Daniel is ordering the badges tomorrow. NAR CRT is sponsoring the badges. Inman donated the […]

Let's Talk Sessions

What sessions would you like to see at RE Bar Camp NYC? One of the coolest things about the Bar Camp format is the ad hoc sessions that develop.  Maybe a couple of folks are standing around chatting and they say, “I’d really like to know more about. . .” and the guy or gal […]

Conference call notes.

We had our first organizational conference call on Monday. This post is just to share the notes. Audio recording of the call. (About 30 minutes) Notes from Kim Wood Call today to talk about what people would like to volunteer for and planning. Website is up and running People need to RSVP if they are […]

Connect with other attendees with Friend Connect

Hat tip to Joel, who gave me the idea to add Google’s new Friends Connect widget to RE BarCamp, NY. If you’re coming to RE BarCamp, be sure to register, or volunteer, then join us on Friends Connect. Sign up is easy, you can even use your Twitter ID. Just click the Join button under […]

Volunteer for RE BarCamp

RE BarCamp is a volunteer effort. Do you want to get involved? Cool! Here’s what we need. Folks to help for an hour or two at the event. Donate an hour or two to work at the entrance, getting people signed in, or handing out t-shirts. Or help us get the event set up in […]

RE BarCamp Conference Call Today at 5 Eastern.

That’s about an hour from now. Less maybe depending on how long it takes to type this. We are going to do an initial conference call to discuss some early planning for RE BarCamp in NYC. If you want to volunteer to help, it would be great if you can make the call. I’ll record […]

RSVP for RE BarCamp

Our site is ready to go! Look for posts and details about RE BarCamp NY very soon. For now, here’s what we have. RE BarCamp NY will be held at the New York Marriott Marquis Times Square, 1535 Broadway, NYC, NY 10036 on January 6th, 2009. It’s the same site, and the day before Inman […]