Created with Sketch.
Keys Real Estate Show/Podcast
55 minutes | Dec 10, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: Underwriters & Credit Scores
The principal at Keys Financial Mortgage Corporation updates Barbara Bowers and Darla Guevremont on the role of underwriters, why there are differing credit scores and how to ensure a good outcome for your mortgage.
52 minutes | Dec 6, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: KWAR Retiring President
President of the Key West Association of Realtors passes the gavel onto new president and wraps up the 2019 real estate year; forecasts the 2020 market for Key West and the Florida Keys.
62 minutes | Nov 5, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: Key West Home Tours Turn 60
The ever popular Key West Home Tours celebrate their 60th Anniversary with events taking place November, 2019 thru March, 2020. Under the auspices of Old Island Restoration Foundation www.oirf.org events throughout the island focus on everything from tours to preservation to New Year's Eve costume galas in the Oldest House's garden.
60 minutes | Oct 29, 2019
Keys Real Estate Renting & Buying w Vacasa
Rick Haskins, Vacasa's qualifying broker for the state of Florida, talks about the company's presence in the house-rental and management market. Haskins explains how he built then sold his Florida Keys rental and real estate business to Vacasa. And now, Vacasa has just purchased Wyndam Vacation rentals, upping its national and Florida rentals by the thousands.
63 minutes | Oct 15, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: Hosts Bantering
Former talk-show host Jim Smith, with K Company, returns to banter ideas about real estate with host Barbara Bowers of Old Town Realty: frequently made DIY mistakes, problems with Right of First Refusals, agent commission rates and more.
62 minutes | Oct 13, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: Timeshares in Key West
Timeshare specialist Don Heisler loves vacationing in his Key West timeshare so much, in 2009 he decided to start Key West TimeShare Sales. Today, he is the go-to guy for everything timeshare, and he advised show hosts Barbara Bowers and Darla Guevremont to only buy a timeshare if it comes with a deed.This is real property, if only for a week. Don't buy if it only offers points.
60 minutes | Sep 26, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show All About Mortgages
Julie Wallace at Sanford Mortgage Corp reviews various mortgage programs for buyers and/or re-fi-ers. She anticipates interest rates will remain low through to national elections in 2020.
59 minutes | Sep 24, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: Sea Level Rise
County Commissioner Heather Carruthers discusses some of the ways the Keys are addressing the imminent challenges of sea level rise because, ouch, many of the keys homes are built below sea level. Insurance demands for homeowners are part of this conversation, too.
60 minutes | Sep 23, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: Labor Day Hurricanes and Pets
To the day, September 2, 2019 and September 2,1935, two hurricane 5s terrorize the Florida Keys and the Bahamas 84 years apart. Show hosts Barbara Bowers (Old Town Realty) and Darla Guevremont (Key West Association of Realtors) talk history and how weather impacts homeowners and household pets.
63 minutes | Aug 13, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show Vacation Rentals
Want to stay in your own vacation house in Key West? Vanessa McCaffrey, CEO of Vacation Key West, shares the goodies on tourism, average rental costs, what kind of homes rent best and reviews licensing and rent rules for local homeowners.
61 minutes | Aug 13, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show Mediating
Real estate is all about negotiation and Kristen Norman, principal of Key West mediators, discusses conflict resolution and strategies for buyers, sellers or agents. Show hosts Barbara Bowers, Darla Guevremont and Sue Puskedra make notes from the "difficult conversation checklist."
60 minutes | Aug 3, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show Keys Energy
Julio Torrado explains to show hosts Barbara Bowers and Darla Guevremont how Keys Energy municipal utility ownership in the Florida Keys differs from coops and private ownership. He also notes that while average household costs are more here than in other parts of S. Florida, it's because of the county's unusual 130-mile island chain.
61 minutes | Jul 30, 2019
Keys REal Estate Show Print is not Dead
Rick Davis of Key West Printing assures real estate agents that print materials are still highly important for cross marketing in the age of internet. People read. They save and store brochures, flyers, business cards so Rick puts new print products out there to showcase Keys real estate.
60 minutes | Jul 29, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show Furniture & Interior Design
Chris Elwell, principal at Royal Furniture, discusses latest trends, many reintroduced from decades past: Terrazzo, Mamie pinks and grays. He explains to hosts Barbara Bowers, Sue Puskedra and Darla Guevremont how good design always stays in style.
62 minutes | Jul 22, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show Home-based Fundraiser
Realtor Everett Watkins shares how his listings often feature fund-raising open houses for charities. Show host Barbara Bowers is on the board of Old Island Restoration Foundation, and talks about OIRFs upcoming 60th Anniversary home tours--one of the longest running home events in the US, and the grandmother of house fundraisers in Key West.
62 minutes | Jul 22, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show- We Three Hosts
Talk show hosts Barbara Bowers (Old Town Realty) and Sue Puskedra (Susie's KW Estate Sales) welcome back former host Jim Smith (LoKation Company) for a real estate round robin. Conversation touches on smart houses, interior design and much more.
58 minutes | Jul 15, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show New Agent Education
Cindy Benson, a North Carolina broker for 14 years, talks about being a licensed real estate instructor--she teaches pre, post and continuing education. Host Darla Guevremont, CEO of Key West Association of Realtors notes differences in education between NC and FL. Hosts Barbara Bowers (Old Town Realty) and Sue Puskedra (Susie's Estate Sales) ask about Cindy's newly created real estate school in NC.
60 minutes | Jul 2, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show Hurricane Season 2019
NOAA meteorologist John Rizzo explains how Atlantic hurricanes develop, while radio show hosts Barbara Bowers (www.bbowers.com), Sue Puskedra (Susieskeywestestatesales.com) and Darla Guevremont (KWAR) rehash some from the past and what homeowners need to do to prepare--just in case because, well, everyone who lives in the Florida Keys knows hurricanes happen.
62 minutes | Jul 2, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show Modular Homes
Bob Pabian, owner and developer of Pabian Properties, talks about how his modular homes are built out of state then transported to the Florida Keys. Keysmodular.com homes meet all state, county and Key West City building codes. Radio hosts Barbara Bowers (www.bbowers.com) and Darla Guevremont (KWAR) feature one of Bob's houses for sale on segment 3.
59 minutes | Apr 16, 2019
Keys Real Estate Show: Photography Guru
Photographer, videographer, musician, he does it all with lots of techy tools: SLRs, 360-cameras, drones, and more. Giancarlo notes what cameras are best for shooting real estate and where phone-cameras have their place.
Terms of Service
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
© Stitcher 2021