Oklahoma's real estate podcast brought to you by the Oklahoma Association of REALTORS®, bringing you all the news, trends, industry insight and things you need to know affecting real estate in Oklahoma.
Ep 179: The Current Cybersecurity Threat
A recent ransomware attack on Cloudstar resulted in the delay of many real estate transactions and loss of client data. How do you keep yourself and your clients safe? We talk to Deb Thoman, one of our conference speakers, about cybersecurity. She will be bringing you strategies, tips and tricks at the OAR Annual Conference: Stand Out in September 2021. Find out more information and register at oarconference.com
Ep 178: Point Fingers: Who's to Blame w/ Rob Hahn
The Notorious R.O.B. Rob Hahn joins us to give us his take on what he believes are the greatest challenges to the industry. Plus, we get the chance to speak with Mary Huckeby about the Good Neighbor Award! Are you a good neighbor?
Ep 177: Newsday’s Testing The Divide w/ Bill Dedman
Bill Dedman is a Pulitzer and Peabody award-winning investigative reporter, bestselling author, and keynote speaker. He will be our keynote speaker at this year's OAR Conference: Stand Out (check out the incredible line up and secure your tickets at oarconference.com). Bill joins us this week to talk about his 2019 investigative report - Long Island Divided. The investigation, published in November 2019, revealed that Long Island’s dominant residential real estate brokerages help reinforce racial segregation through illegal steering of customers.
Ep 176: A Different Kind of Discrimination
A Fair Housing Act discrimination case we haven't seen before. Plus, Lisa Weaver joins us to talk about the REALTOR® of the Year Award. There are a lot of awards you can apply for and committees you can get involved through. Learn more and apply now at okrealtors.com/applications.
Ep 175: Market Stats and Florida Condo Collapse
On this episode we talk about the current market conditions, the condo collapse in Miami and bring in special guest Emilykaye to talk to us about the Commercial Advocate Award! There are a lot of awards you can apply for and committees you can get involved through. Learn more and apply now at okrealtors.com/applications.
Ep 174: The Problem of Institutional Homeownership
Blackstone (an investment firm) has agreed to buy a company that buys and rents homes for $6 Billion! This is the latest sign Wall Street believes the U.S. housing market is going to stay hot. Is this a good thing?
Plus, Brad Reeser joins us to talk about the Life Member award! There are a lot of awards you can apply for and committees you can get involved through. Learn more and apply now at okrealtors.com/applications.
Great Resource for OK Realtors!
I appreciate the condensed format of 20-30mins. Perfect for listening in the car. It doesn't feel rushed or crammed to get all the pertinent information in either. Even has time for banter and bad jokes!
Leigh is a reliable source
Leigh is a trustworthy source for real estate information and she has a clear focus on the customer and client. I am a Realtor myself for 30 years and find her programs interesting and helpful for maintaining my own professional education.
Sounds great... literally. High quality podcast about the real estate industry, hosted by OAR’s brilliant in-house legal counsel and graphic design extraordinaire. Headquartered in OKC, this podcast focuses on nationwide industry trends, state real estate commission changes, the Oklahoma Legislature, policy, Code of Ethics, and any other related legal issue that informs and protects REALTOR®️members. The show assists the public by answering questions and giving information all while sprinkling in humor throughout each episode. Consistent format... Hey Nabeel— how’s your day?? 😎 Definitely worth subscribing to. (Disclosure: This review is written from a very biased point of view, yet sincerely written via personal opinion.)