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The 10 Best Real Estate Podcasts for Brokers in 2022

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After talking to a broad assortment of property brokers and media experts, we have compiled a list of the top podcasts in the real estate industry. Because you and your real estate colleagues are constantly busy and often on the go, you are ideal candidates for learning through podcasts. Make multitasking fun by listening to your favorite real estate podcasts wherever you are and whenever you feel motivated.

To compile our “best of” list, we researched real estate industry podcasts with the largest number of subscribers and analyzed them with a highly critical eye. We also reached out to several informed and motivated property brokers and agents who are passionate about the podcasts they listen to. These real estate professionals include:

Whether you’re keeping up to date with industry trends, growing a successful real estate business, or pursuing another aspect of your real estate career, you can find a podcast that speaks to virtually any interests and concerns you might have. Although different podcasts inevitably mean different things to different people, the 10 market - leading podcasts below are a great place to start looking!

  1. BiggerPockets Real Estate Podcast
  • Hosts: Brandon Turner, David Greene, and Joshua Dorkin
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Spotify
  • What They’re About: Billing itself as a democratized grassroots “movement” in the real estate developing community, BiggerPockets is an independent information source and professional social network of roughly 2.3 million members. Its official website serves as a marketplace platform to support financing, funding, and property sales transactions. It also reaches an audience of roughly 1.3 million people through the BiggerPockets Real Estate Podcast. Ideal for property investors and their advisors, this weekly podcast concentrates on dispensing key guidance to help both well - established multimarket firms and smaller real estate players who are eager to grow their portfolios. To keep things interesting, the podcast features interviews with different investors from across the US, detailing their personal success stories while dispensing invaluable tips.
  • Why You’ll Love Them: Alongside BiggerPockets founder Joshua Dorkin, co-hosts Brandon Turner and David Greene have a knack for getting to the heart of what it takes to drive success in a variety of real estate markets and fields. This diversity is driven by the podcast’s broad spectrum of revolving guests. The Silicon Valley Property Management Group’s David Roberson regularly turns to the BiggerPockets podcast to stay advised on ongoing and evolving real estate trends nationwide. The Tenant Advisory Group’s Bill Himmelstein appreciates the podcast’s ability to provide detailed information on topics that range from general property management to specific decision - making and negotiation tactics.
  1. America's Commercial Real Estate Show
  • Host: Michael Bull
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Spotify | PlayerFM
  • What It’s About: The top real estate podcast that concentrates exclusively on the commercial property market, America's Commercial Real Estate Show reaches a large fan base with a focus on best - in - class, up - to - date, and actionable commercial real estate market intelligence, forecasts, and strategy. Host Michael Bull welcomes guests who include commercial property business leaders as well as specialized analysts and economists. Since 2010, Bull has been releasing America's Commercial Real Estate Show in both audio and video formats on a weekly basis.
  • Why You’ll Love It: Exceptionally produced and highly engaging, America's Commercial Real Estate Show maintains a specific focus on commercial real estate but covers a full spectrum of topics as they relate to this focus. Both Bill and Diana Himmelstein call this podcast “a weekly obsession” because it covers everything from current market trends and construction costs to the value of co-working spaces and social media real estate advertising. This podcast also offers specific advice and forecasting when it comes to addressing specific geographic areas of commercial real estate investment.
  1. Real Estate Realities with the RebelBroker
  • Host: Robert “the RebelBroker” Whitelaw
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | PlayerFM
  • What It’s About: Although it is released irregularly and less frequently than the other podcasts on this list, Real Estate Realities is essential listening for real estate investors and developers of all kinds. Nicknamed “the RebelBroker,” host Robert Whitelaw “has seen more than his share of what is right and wrong with the real estate business” over his 33 years as a broker and realtor. Known for his straight talk, Whitelaw isn’t afraid to point out inefficiencies and injustices in the field of property investment.
  • Why You’ll Love It: Drawing on a wealth of information and experience, Whitelaw covers subjects of interest to real estate buyers, sellers, investors, and developers. From his insider position, he offers practical advice on areas that range from financing and goal - setting to ongoing wealth - building and the latest in industry trends. Recent episodes of Real Estate Realities have covered topics such as finding the right real estate agent and the future of the zero - emission hydrogen home.
  1. The Real Wealth Show: Real Estate Investing Podcast
  • Host: Kathy Fettke
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Spotify
  • What It’s About: Kathy Fettke is eager to share her personal insights and trade secrets as a successful real estate investor. The co - chief executive officer of RealWealth and author of the best - seller Retire Rich with Rental, she has a lot to offer anyone who wants to leverage real estate investments to acquire the “time and the money to live life on [their] own terms!” This is the meaning behind the “real wealth” in the podcast’s title. Each week, Fettke welcomes a new guest to discuss the generation of passive income through property investments.
  • Why You’ll Love It: First and foremost, the Real Wealth Show provides up - to - date information on the latest trends affecting the real estate market. The podcast emphasizes in particular that listeners should capitalize on the right investment opportunities when they arise and avoid market crashes before they prove damaging. The Real Wealth Show also goes in depth to offer extensive examinations of topics that include single - family and multifamily rental properties, buy - and - hold strategies, syndicated deals, and the much - touted 1031 exchange.
  1. Broker to Broker
  • Hosts: J.P. Hussey and Marc Summers
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | PlayerFM
  • What It’s About: Presented by the Association of Independent Mortgage Experts (AIME), Broker to Broker focuses less on rapidly evolving property investment markets and more on the essentials of developing and growing a successful real estate business. The primary listeners of this podcast are independent mortgage brokers who want to benefit from the wisdom of others in their field. To meet these ends, co-hosts J.P. Hussey (an AIME member & independent mortgage broker) and Marc Summers (AIME's President of Membership and independent mortgage broker) speak with a new industry expert every week.
  • Why You’ll Love It: Any real estate broker who is interested in career advancement can find something to love about Broker to Broker. Recent episodes include “Givers Gain: How to Grow Yourself & Your Brokerage by Giving Back” (which specifically discusses a broker/owner’s dedicated service to the US veteran community) and “Brokering 101: Building Communities by Fostering Genuine Relationships” (which includes a close look at the power of “women supporting women” in the real estate industry). The podcast also routinely covers various AIME events. It currently holds a perfect five - star listener rating on Apple Podcasts.
  1. Real Estate Rockstars
  • Hosts: Pat Hiban and Aaron Amuchastegui
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | PlayerFM
  • What It’s About: Releasing two or three podcast episodes per week, Real Estate Rockstars keeps a close eye on market fluctuations as they occur. It also emphasizes exactly what it takes to build a strong and enduring real estate business. Highly motivational, it not only informs but inspires listeners to tackle challenging projects, develop successful teams, close more deals, and secure higher sales commissions.
  • Why You’ll Love It: True to its title, this podcast draws on the expertise of guests who are at the top of their respective fields in terms of experience and performance. Hosts Pat Hiban and Aaron Amuchastegui conduct comprehensive interviews with these “rockstars” to get actionable answers to important questions. Christina Siamof of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox Cities Realty appreciates the sheer wealth of diverse perspectives that Real Estate Rockstars has to offer. And Siamof certainly isn’t alone. To date, the podcast has been downloaded more than 4 million times from listeners in more than 100 countries.
  1. Level Up - From Agent to Entrepreneur
  • Host: Greg Harrelson
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Spotify
  • What It’s About: Another podcast that features interviews with movers and shakers in the real estate field, Level Up - From Agent to Entrepreneur distinguishes itself from its closest competitors by offering in - depth insights into the art and science of building and leading effective teams. In short, it reaches out to new agents, helping them blaze a path to leadership and ownership positions. It also speaks to established industry leaders, showing them ways to do their jobs better and reach new levels of success.
  • Why You’ll Love It: The heart of Level Up is its host Greg Harrelson, a real estate broker, entrepreneur, and business coach who also offers a range of real estate tools and learning opportunities through his online coaching marketplace Real Estate Sales Solutions. If you’re looking to gain and spread inspiration, this podcast just might be the motivational force you need. Recent episodes of Level Up include “Being a Leader Is No Easy Feat: Are You Ready for the Challenge of a Lifetime?” and “The Critical Decision That Will Keep Your Brokerage Alive for the Next 10 Years.”
  1. Tim & Julie Harris Real Estate Coaching
  • Hosts: Tim and Julie Harris
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | PlayerFM
  • What It’s About: This podcast takes a pronounced coaching approach to bettering your real estate strategies and practices. A daily podcast that lasts 30 minutes, Tim & Julie Harris Real Estate Coaching also provides the latest in general real estate news. Episodes cover a wide range of specific real estate topics including how to create a business plan, how to generate leads, how to write scripts, and how to present listings. Of course, like most real estate coaching initiatives, this podcast addresses “mindset and motivation” head on.
  • Why You’ll Love It: The best - selling authors of HARRIS Rules, hosts Tim and Julie Harris have coached thousands of real estate professionals for more than two decades. They draw on their attentive industry focus and considerable industry experience to provide trustworthy information about the real estate world and provide invaluable tips for financial success within it. While some episodes revolve around guest interviews, others focus on the Harrises’ personal experiences or recently read books. The Flushing Realty Group’s Brian Ma appreciates the balanced approach of the podcast hosts’ presentations. “They don’t merely pump up the bullish side of the equation,” he says. “They truly try to be balanced and offer great tips to Realtors.” Tim & Julie Harris Real Estate Coaching has been named one of the top real estate podcasts on the market by the Motley Fool, Google, and Inman News among other respected media outlets.
  1. Keeping It Real
  • Host: D. J. Paris
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Spotify
  • What It’s About: Although many of the other podcasts on this list report on current industry news and trends, few can rival Keeping It Real in terms of story relevance and depth of coverage. Host D. J. Paris interviews the leading agents in the industry to share the secrets of the top 1% of brokers and realtors. Even better, each episode offers contact information for featured guests, which allows listeners to follow up personally with any questions.
  • Why You’ll Love It: By releasing episodes every few days, this podcast stays up to date on any and all recent developments in the real estate sector. By interviewing only the most expert real estate professionals in their respective fields, it offers extensive and intimate details about their personal experiences for the benefit of others. As Paris puts it, “There’s no catch, no hidden agenda and nothing to buy or sell. Just real estate professionals sharing what works for them.”
  1. Breakfast with Brokers
  • Host: Lisa Troyano-Ascolese
  • Listen On: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Spotify | PlayerFM
  • What It’s About: Ideal for the very busiest of brokers, Breakfast with Brokers packs the essential market news and stats of the moment into easily digestible episodes that typically last between 10 and 15 minutes. When the subject matter is sufficiently complex, however, the podcast may approach an hour in length.
  • Why You’ll Love It: With a laidback but razor - sharp approach, host Lisa Troyano-Ascolese discusses nationwide real estate sector trends and offers insights into building an effective real estate industry business. Whether joined by a guest or delivering her podcast solo, Troyano-Ascolese leverages her years of professional experience to provide insights that matter.

In Conclusion

Considering the countless challenges that real estate professionals face each day, carving out time for general education and industry insights can be difficult. The podcasts on this list can help you better serve your clients while furthering and expanding your career. If you have time to listen, you’ll be surprised how much you can learn!


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Last updated on Jul 08, 2022.

Originally published on Mar 16, 2022.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Berxi™ or Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company. This article (subject to change without notice) is for informational purposes only, and does not constitute professional advice.

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