THE FIRST TIME HOME BUYER PODCAST

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Buying your first home can be one of the most stressful, overwhelming, and expensive experiences in your life.

This is why I created The First Time Home Buying Podcast, to make this experience EASY and DELIGHTFUL for you.

My goal is to EMPOWER you, the first time home buyer, with all the information and tools that you need so that you can make a great decision buying your first home.

What Others Say About Our Podcast...

"I have literally listened to every single podcast you've put out! Your podcast gave me the confidence and knowledge to be serious about being a first-time home buyer! Truly, I wouldn't be where I am today if I hadn't learned so much to make me feel like it was a realistic possibility. More importantly, they made me feel like I didn't have to navigate this stuff alone. Even though I never met you or had a convo with you or any of your guests, I always felt like I had an expert on my side."
Nik

PODCAST EPISODES

Craig Rowe

What’s Wrong With The Real Estate Sector Today With Craig Rowe

➡️ Description Craig Rowe is a journalist based in Truckee, CA, focusing on proptech, marketing and consulting for real estate. He’s also a backpacking guide in Yosemite National Park and the Eastern Sierra Nevada. ➡️ Referrals ⭐ Get a Referral to a Top Mortgage Lender or Realtor – http://lauramoreno.com/referral ➡️ FREE Home Buying…

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Andrew Galler

Why 4% Interest Rates Where A Historical Anomaly, with Andrew Galler

➡️ Description Andrew Galler is a Realtor in Portland, Oregon and has been helping people buy (and sell) homes since 2001. His passion is navigating his clients’ largest financial and emotional investment in their lives: their HOME. ➡️ Referrals ⭐ Get a Referral to a Top Mortgage Lender or Realtor – http://lauramoreno.com/referral…

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Kimberley Tufts

Real Estate Is URGENT: Why You Need To Get Into Every House The Minute You Can with Kimberley Tufts

➡️ Introduction Kimberley Tufts is a licensed REALTOR® serving New Hampshire and also Massachusetts. She is determined and committed to making the transaction as stress-free as possible and even fun while providing the utmost excellent service earning your trust, future referrals, and repeat business. First-time buyers are her favorite because…

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Robert Davenport

How To Get $25k Off From Your First Home with Robert Davenport

➡️ Introduction Robert Davenport is a seasoned real estate agent in Indiana who enjoys making your home dreams come true. As an Indiana native, Robert recognizes the trust his clients place in him and takes the lead with savvy negotiation skills, value, dedication and always putting his clients first. In his…

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Andrew Winnard

The Top 5 Components That All Home Inspectors Need To Check with Andrew Winnard

➡️ Introduction Andrew Winnard is a home inspector in Central Maryland who loves working with first-time homebuyers. He encourages all homebuyers to follow him through the on-site inspection so he can report and advise on the overall condition of the home while answering any questions they might have. ➡️ Referrals ⭐ Get a…

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The First Time Home Buyer Podcast - With Laura Moreno

Navigating the Real Estate Rollercoaster: A Recap of 2023 and Insights for 2024

Introduction Hello and welcome back to The First Time Home Buyer Podcast! I’m thrilled to be back with you for a brand new season. It’s been a while, and I appreciate your patience. Today, we have a special episode in store for you as we catch up on what’s been…

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Charles Kent

Emotions Out! Why You DO Need To Leave Your Emotions Out During Your Home Inspection, with Charles Kent

Introduction Charles Kent is a Certified Professional Inspector in Portland, Oregon with Status Inspections. Charles loves working with first-time home buyers and giving them the information, they need, to make the most educated home buying decision. When he is not inspecting homes, Charles loves snowboarding and camping with his wife…

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Jim Misner

(Freelancers + Entrepreneurs) How To Great A Fantastic Mortgage As A Self-Employed, with Jim Misner

Introduction Jim Misner is a top-producing home lender that serves all parts of Oregon and Washington. He has been teaching 1st-time homebuyer education for nearly 8 years and has a passion for helping people build wealth through real estate. He is also an active investor, family man, and artist. Get…

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Kurt Grassett

Home Inspection Reports (Explained): The 4 Sections Of Our Home Inspection Reports, with Kurt Grasset

Introduction Kurt Grassett is the owner and General Manager of Norway Hill Home Inspections, a home inspection company in Peterborough, New Hampshire with over 800 5-star reviews where they love loves teaching prospective home buyers about their new home. When not working Kurt likes to fly fish, travel to see…

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Amy Slotnick

Buydown MasterClass (OR) How How To Temporarily Reduce Your Interest Rate, with Amy Slotnick

Introduction Amy Slotnick is a SVP, Branch Manager, and Senior Mortgage Advisor in Newton, MA. She is a 40-year veteran of the mortgage industry and she is passionate about educating buyers through the home financing process. In her free time, she enjoys visiting her daughter, son-in-law, and new grandson in…

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Michael La Stella

The 3 (Silly) Rules To Secure Your Home Resale Value, with Michael La Stella

Introduction Mike La Stella is a realtor in Bergen County, New Jersey. He loves working with home buyers to guide them through the process of buying their first home. He is also a husband and father of two. When he is not working, he loves traveling with his wife and…

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Michael Conrad

Secrets of a 1,000 5-Star-Review Inspection Company – With Michael Conrad

Introduction Michael Conrad is a building scientist and a serial entrepreneur that runs a company called, DILIGENT, a home inspection company based in Nashville, TN with over 1,000 5-Star Reviews. DILIGENT is the ultimate One-Stop Shop for inspection services in the mid-Tennessee area. You might have also seen Michael on…

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Lee Barroll

The Top 3 Options To Lower Your Interest Rate (Including The 2-1 Buydown Option) – Lee Barroll

Introduction Lee Barroll is a loan originator in Nashville, TN. He has 26 years of experience and enjoys helping all types of homebuyers accomplish their goals. When not working, he loves hanging out with his 2 dogs, Charlie and Bernie. Get In Touch With Our Guest, Lee Barroll If you’d…

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Mike Sposato

Why You Need To Work With A Real Estate Agent That DOESN’T Need Your Business, with Mike Sposato

Introduction Mike Sposato is the Owner and Managing Broker of Carolina Realty Advisors in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has been a Realtor for over 20 years and works with buyers and sellers all over the Greater Charlotte area. When not working Mike loves to travel, go to his beach house,…

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Libby Arnold

This Is The Best Time To Buy In Austin, Texas (And How To Deal With The High Interest Rates) – With Libby Arnold

Introduction Libby Arnold is an Associate Broker at Realty Austin in Austin, TX. She specializes in residential real estate and loves helping first-time homebuyers understand the buying process and the market’s nuances. Get In Touch With Our Guest Today If you’d like to get in touch with our guest today,…

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Frank Pietrzak

Auctions! How To Bid (The Right Way) On An Auction As A First Time Home Buyer – With Frank Pietrzak

Introduction Frank Pietrzak (Peter-Zak) is a property tax foreclosure Auctioneer in New York State with over 20 years of experience. Frank and the professional team at NYSAuctions.com have returned over 40,000 properties to the tax-paying rolls and he mentions this could be a great option for 1st-time buyers who have…

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John Leon Gonzalez

Why You Need A (100-Day) Guarantee On Your Home Inspection, with John Leon Gonzalez

Introduction John Leon Gonzalez is a Certified Professional Inspector® in Seattle, Washington that has been licensed as a realtor since 2007 both H.I. and WDIR (Pest). He is also certified by the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors® (InterNACHI®) and today he comes to tell us everything about how to…

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Bryan Mize

Secrets From A 10x Winner Of The Five-Star Real Estate Agent Award, with Bryan Mize

Introduction Bryan Mize is a real estate agent and home inspector in Seattle. He is passionate about sharing his knowledge and helping others to succeed in RE too. When he’s not working he loves hiking, motorcycling, and enjoying live music/theatre. Get In Touch With Our Guest, Bryan Mize If you’d…

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Chris Sayre

How To Have A Stress-Free (and Low-Drama) Transaction, with Chris Sayre

Introduction Chris Sayre is a Mortgage Lender in Kirkland, WA. He’s always had the heart to help others and Mortgages are just an extension of his desire to make a difference. When he’s not working, he enjoys spending time with his family at their cabin in Eastern, WA. Get In…

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Randy Baruh

Why You Need A Passionate (Area) Expert When Buying A Home, with Randy Baruh

Introduction Randy Baruh is a real estate agent in New York City with over 22 years of experience. He enjoys a proven record of sales success and lasting relationships with the people he has helped over the course of his career. Whether they are looking to buy, sell, rent, or…

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