Real Estate Today
Real Estate Today opens doors for buyers and sellers with critical and credible information on the real estate market. It’s fast paced and fact packed with experts, interviews, call-ins, field reports, and timely market conditions.
info_outline Think Like a Home Inspector 11/26/2021
Think Like a Home Inspector Real Estate Today’s latest episode is all about giving your home a "physical," by checking out its exterior, its windows and doors, its heating & air conditioning systems, and more. We'll tell you what to look for, and what to do if you discover an issue so your home can maintain its highest market value.
info_outline The Ultimate Seller’s Checklist 08/27/2021
The Ultimate Seller’s Checklist Maximizing your home selling experience with “The Ultimate Seller’s Checklist!” From pricing your house correctly to getting it in ‘for sale’ condition, to curb appeal, to the appraisal, we talk to real estate experts about what you need to know to sell for the maximum profit, in the minimum time.
info_outline The Ultimate Buyer’s Checklist 08/20/2021
The Ultimate Buyer’s Checklist What should you do before you buy a home? We give you the strategies and techniques needed in The Ultimate Buyer’s Checklist! From improving your credit to going the extra step with your mortgage, we are here to help you win that house as the market starts to slightly shift towards buyers.
info_outline Your Summer Home 08/06/2021
Your Summer Home Find your summer home! We take a virtual trip from the Carolinas to California with stops in Colorado and Minnesota to visit some of the hottest summer home markets in the U.S. Get advice on how to find a wonderful summer home, and how to get it so you can dream big.
info_outline First-Time Investors 07/30/2021
First-Time Investors Investing in real estate allows you to earn extra income and generate greater wealth! With mortgage interest rates this low, investing now could be a life-changing move. We’ll talk about how to get started, what to look for, and which types of properties are good options for first-timers.
info_outline First-Time Sellers 07/23/2021
First-Time Sellers We walk you through your first real estate selling transaction in which you stand to make some serious cash! We talk to the pros about selling your starter home and moving on to house number two. And they’ll explain what to do, how to do it, and when to do it – so that you hit the ultimate goal of selling for the maximum profit in the minimum time!
info_outline First-Time Buyers 07/16/2021
First-Time Buyers Today’s tough market has brought competition from other buyers, multiple offers, and bidding wars—but you can still land your dream home! Hear how to make it happen. Also, learn about down payment assistance programs that can help increase your offer. Get the information you need to succeed!
info_outline Save $1000 this year 07/09/2021
Save $1000 this year Our goal is to help you save at least $1000 in the year ahead! We look at saving money around the home on utilities, insurance, your mortgage and more. Plus, REALTORS® share how they watch the transaction – and their client’s financial interests – with a keen eye, to make sure buyers and sellers spend as little as possible and save as much as possible.
info_outline The Independence Day Special! 07/02/2021
The Independence Day Special! We examine the amazing bond between the U.S. and the American Dream of Home Ownership on “The Independence Day Special.” We explain how owning a home can help you lead a more independent life…free from paying rent and rental increases, free from a landlord’s choices for paint, flooring and finishes. We also look at how Smart Home Tech empowers disabled veterans and active-duty service members take control of their homes…and their lives.
info_outline The New Normal 06/25/2021
The New Normal This week, Real Estate Today presents “The New Normal.” In which we examine the changes that happened in our homes, and the entire real estate industry, during the pandemic, and whether those changes will stay – or fade away after the pandemic is over. From the way we buy and sell properties, to the migration from the cities to the countryside, to the millions of square feet of empty offices, to the way we use the spaces in our homes – we talk to experts about what we can all expect in the years, and decades ahead.
info_outline The Summer Market 06/18/2021
The Summer Market This week, Real Estate Today presents “The Summer Market!” A triple celebration! First, we celebrate the hot season ahead – which starts this weekend! Second, we celebrate the strength of the nation’s real estate markets as the pandemic winds down. And third – it’s Father’s Day weekend! Which celebrates the Dads in our lives – and ourselves also, if you’re a Dad! A great show, looking at buying and selling real estate – as the temperatures soar!
info_outline Secrets of the Pros 06/11/2021
Secrets of the Pros This week, Real Estate Today presents “Secrets of the Pros.” In which we pose the question to real estate professionals: ‘…in this red-hot market, what would you do, if you were doing your own, personal real estate transaction?’ Their answers will surprise you, as we examine investing secrets, buying secrets, selling secrets and more. We’ll talk about the value of running the numbers at every step; being patient as you look for a home; why staging your home could happen – for free! And, the wisdom that’s so important in any real estate market: DBAD. ‘Don’t be a dope!’
info_outline Staying Cool! 06/04/2021
Staying Cool! This week, Real Estate Today presents “Staying Cool!” All about staying comfy and cool, in the oasis you call home - as the outside temperature soars! Our goal is to help you spend as little money as possible on utilities, because every time you turn the AC down to make your home colder…you’re making your electric bill – bigger! So we’re talking to experts about cooling strategies that don’t break the bank! From curtains to ceiling fans, from smart thermostats to sealing windows, we’ll cover it all. Plus – the big dollar question: To repair, or replace your AC system?
info_outline Real Estate in the Military 05/28/2021
Real Estate in the Military This week, Real Estate Today presents “Real Estate in the Military.” Our special Memorial Day Weekend show all about homeownership among our nation’s veterans and active duty service members. We’ll examine why many members of the military own their own homes, instead of living on their base. Also, we look at the zero-down mortgage – the VA Loan. A wonderful benefit, available only to veterans and active duty members of the military. But – why are some sellers turning down buyers who want to use the VA Loan?
info_outline We Got the House! 05/21/2021
We Got the House! This week, Real Estate Today presents “We Got the House!” All about winning strategies in today’s super-competitive real estate market. We’ll talk to experts about the tactics successful buyers use – and why those techniques get them the house, while other buyers have to try again. We’ll take you to two of the hottest real estate markets in America, Spokane, Washington and Chicago Illinois, where we’ll hear why the winners – win! And the others – don’t. Also, are you losing thousands of dollars towards your down payment – by not applying for down payment assistance? We talk to experts about how to find a program – and perhaps thousands of dollars – in your area.
info_outline Winning Buyer Strategies! 05/14/2021
Winning Buyer Strategies! This week, Real Estate Today presents “Winning Buyer Strategies” An in-depth look at exactly what’s happening in real estate across the nation, right now. On today’s show we examine the meteoric rise in home values, which is welcome news to homeowners and home sellers, but a potential barrier to home buyers. We look at winning buyer strategies, designed to give them an edge in a bidding war. And we also discuss the one part of the transaction in which sellers do not hold the cards – finding their next house!
info_outline Get Outside! – Show 639 05/07/2021
Get Outside! – Show 639 This week, Real Estate Today presents “Get Outside!” A celebration of the beautiful May weather, and all the ways you can enjoy it – at your own home. Throughout the show we look at the increased significance of outdoor spaces, after a year spent largely indoors. And that change is reflected in properties all over the nation, as people get more creative about the way they use their yards and patios and decks. We also lean into a big topic – how to take care of your yard, so that it brings you even more joy!