Keeping Yourself Healthy When You Buy Or Sell A House

This is an episode Tom has wanted to do for a while. We are talking with fitness expert, J. D. King about how people going through the stressful process of buying a home can avoid the pitfalls of eating poorly and stay healthy. He gives great advice about what types…

The Latest Real Estate News – 04/04/18

In this episode, we cover the latest real estate news for the week. First, is news that Facebook has come under fire for facilitating de facto housing discrimination in their ad targeting platform by restricting who sees what types of ads. After that, we discuss a new real estate artificial…

Interview w/ Dina Newman

On February 21, 2018, Posted by , In Home Staging, By ,,,,,,,,, , With 1 Comment

We’re talking with Dina Newman of Organizing Concepts And Designs about how to prepare for selling your home by decluttering prior to your move. Also, we cover how many people don’t understand that a good percentage of “staging” is actually removing things from the house and not adding furniture. Dina…

Interview w/ Richard Hayes

We’re talking with Richard Hayes of G & G Granite about home remodeling and just how far homeowners should take their projects. We discuss a recent study that showed that most full kitchen remodels are less likely to get their value returned than “facelifts” where only minor changes are made….

A Real Estate Conundrum

On December 9, 2017, Posted by , In buying, By ,,,,,,,, , With No Comments

Tom is getting the same question over and over – “Should I buy a house now? Or, should I wait?” He likes to hear folks be cautious when buying a home, but facts have come to light regarding the real estate market that may mean waiting is not the best…

Episode 41 – The Latest Real Estate News

It’s time for a very special Halloween episode of The Clarified Realty Podcast. First up, we discuss word that real estate will appreciate at a slower level next year in California (Tom disagrees). Then, a study says there might be a correlation between crime and rent control. In extra scary…

Episode 013 – Interview w/ Cindy Nasser, Mike Baz

On February 8, 2017, Posted by , In appraisals, By ,,, , With No Comments

We’ve reached lucky episode number 13 — and this one it packed full of really helpful information. In this episode, we ask the question, “How can I help my house appraise for the purchase price — and what do I do if it doesn’t?” Before we get started, as usual,…

Episode 002 – Interview w/ Ron Bruno (Part 1)

On December 9, 2016, Posted by , In Mortgages, By ,,,, , With No Comments

For our second podcast, we’re staying close to home (so to speak) with an interview with our incredibly knowledgable co-host, Ron Bruno, and the first of three episodes where we take a deep dive into the  process of lending and mortgages. We start off the conversation by talking about how…