REBarCamp Grand Rapids<br />September 27, 2011<br />Tech Savvy Grandpa<br />Mike Bowler Sr.<br />
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RECalc - Real Estate Mortgage Loan Calculator<br />
Drop Box<br /><br /><br />
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REBarCamp GRAR Grand Rapids


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Grand Rapids Association of Realtors did another great job hosting the REBarCamp in downtown Grand Rapids this year. We talked innovation, social media, Google, Samrt Phones, and much more.

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  • RECalc is a Real Estate Mortgage Loan Calculator that is also a traditional Mathematical Calculator.You can use RECalc to calculate the Monthly Payment, Term, Interest Rate or Loan Amount for a loan, as well as standard mathematical calculations as you would in any other calculator. Once you modify any of the Calculation variables you can re-calculate any of the other values. You can also figure in Annual Property Tax, Homeowner&apos;s Insurance and Mortgage Insurance, as well as a Down Payment amount/percentage.RECalc supports semi-annual compounding (Canadian Amortization) in addition to normal monthly compounding. With a click, you can display the complete Loan Summary and Amortization Table for your calculation. You can also email this to your desktop or save the loan for future use.Whether you&apos;re a real estate professional, mortgage broker, first time home buyer or looking to refinance, you can have RECalc easily accessible on your iPhone or iPod touch.
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    1. 1. REBarCamp Grand Rapids<br />September 27, 2011<br />Tech Savvy Grandpa<br />Mike Bowler Sr.<br />
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    3. 3. Register your sites with Google, Bing, and Yahoo<br />Fastest Growing<br />
    4. 4.
    5. 5. Compliments:<br />
    6. 6.
    7. 7. Blogging<br />
    8. 8.
    9. 9. Learn Keywords & Tags<br />For Your Market<br />
    10. 10. Mobile<br />
    11. 11.
    12. 12. Nielsen Social Media Report 3rd Qt 2011<br />
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    14. 14. RECalc - Real Estate Mortgage Loan Calculator<br />
    15. 15. Drop Box<br />
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    23. 23. Social Media<br />
    24. 24. The conversations are powered by…<br />
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    26. 26. Follow: @MIrealestate<br />
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    29. 29. Tools<br />
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    31. 31. See The People<br />