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HOA Talk Time

HOA Talk Time is a lively, entertaining yet informative show centered around the strange happenings of the most dreaded aspects of living in an HOA. The hosts of the show Tab and Z, bring a unique perspective as entrepreneurs who dumped their mainstream jobs to start an HOA inspection company. This provides listeners exclusive insight into all aspects of the crazy world of HOAs. Show features include interviews with industry professionals, homeowner rants, and encounters from the day-in-the-life of an HOA inspector. Also, the show includes guests from other industries including entrepreneurs and small business owners who made life-changing decisions to pursue their unique passions.
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HOA Talk Time is a lively, entertaining yet informative show centered around the unique happenings and the most interesting aspects of living in an HOA. 

The hosts of the show Tab and Z, bring a unique perspective as entrepreneurs who dumped their mainstream jobs to start an HOA inspection company. This provides listeners exclusive insight into all aspects of the world of HOAs. 

Show features include interviews with industry professionals, insightful answers to homeowner HOA concerns, and encounters from the day-in-the-life of an HOA inspector.  Also, the show includes guests from other industries including entrepreneurs and small business owners who made life-changing decisions to pursue their unique passions.  

 

Want to be on the show?  We are looking for topic submissions to be discussed on air or have an opportunity to have a one on one conversation with the hosts. Click on the link and if selected, one of our producers will contact you. Thanks and good luck!

HOA Talk Time On-Air Submission Form

 

For all other issues, email us at: HoaTalkTime@gmail.com

 

Previous Show Guest:

Ask Mister Condo   Mosquito Joe Poop Bag Music

Pot Hole Repiair        GG Towing

Jackson Financial Services  Nightclub Security Consultants 

Geese Police       Crowd Cow  Realty FC       

Oct 9, 2017

This week, Tab and Z discuss Tab's recent call-in to the Gary Sullivan Show.  Not only did Tab get his questioned answered, he managed to plug his own business, stroke Gary's ego, and get a prize for being such a great caller!  Z needs to start listening as well!

Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo is back this week to discuss with all the hurricanes that are ravaging the US, do homeowners still need to pay their HOA/condo dues?  Is there any concessions made or is it just another storm homeowners have to face?!

Go to www.AskMisterCondo.com to get your condo questions answered!

Be like Tab and spend your entire weekend listening to Gary Sullivan at: https://garysullivan.iheart.com/

Sep 22, 2017

Who knew that running an HOA inspection company could take such a toll on one's body?!  With Tab in the concussion protocol and Z suffering from plantar fasciitis, maybe they need to have a nurse on staff at the office!

This week's episode features a listener guest call-in from Laguna Hills, California.  Don and Cynthia McMullin discuss their legal battle with their HOA.  Let's just say, the amount of money spent on litigation will make your head spin! 

To read the entire story of the McMullins, check out their blog at:

https://thetaleofawallanelliegailnightmare.com/2017/09/02/caught-between-a-wall-and-a-hard-place/

Sep 8, 2017

In this episode Z makes a scene at an outlet mall...he may need to get out more! 

This week features return guest Bruce Grebin of Farmers Insurance out of Scottsdale Arizona.  The guys have Bruce weigh in on the insurance side of the flooding that is going on with the recent hurricanes.  

If you want to help with the victims of the hurricanes, go to www.redcross.org and donate today

Aug 25, 2017

In this episode Tab shows a different side of the ongoing love/hate relationship that lots of people have with HOA's.  His own HOA actually did something so great and positive, Z just might actually have to run for his own HOA board...look out world! 

This week's interview features Danielle Dojack of Century 21 Redwood Realty.  She is a woman of many talents.  Realtor, property manager, and full of interesting stories.  This week Tab and Z focus on rental property management.  Rental properties always seem to hold a special place in the heart of HOA Talk Time...they provide endless material for everyone to enjoy! Ask any rental property manager like Danielle...never a dull moment!

For more information on Danielle or if you are in the market to buy or sell a home in Virginia give her a call.  You won't regret it! Z said so! 

Danielle Dojack
Century 21 Redwood Realty/Associate Broker
Asset Property Managment, LLC/ Property Manager-Owner
540-533-1279

 

 

Aug 11, 2017

In this episode Tab discusses how apparently all weather people on the news are totally wrong and have no clue what they are doing.  Furthermore, Tab supposedly can predict the weather and analyze weather patterns better than those who do this for a living...simply using his computer?! 

This week HOA Talk Time re-visits one of their favorite interviews with Cara Brookins.  She has been featured on a multitude of media outlets including the Today Show, TLC, CNN, Cosmo, Time, etc. She has a reality tv show in the works and a feature film...the list is endless!

 Find out about  the amazing story of a mother who with her 4 kids escaped a domestic violence situation and built a house to live in by themselves...watching YouTube videos!  Z coins it a true story of going from "Despair to Home Repair!"  

Jul 28, 2017

This episode is all about..dumb! 

  • Homeowners not using Google to answer simple questions...dumb!
  • Self-managed HOA's whom micro manages themselves...dumb!
  • A liquor board chairman getting pulled over for DUI...dumb!
  • Electing unqualified or unsavory people on an HOA board...definitely dumb!

Well at least having Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo to shed some light on the situation is never a dumb idea!

Go to: www.AskMisterCondo.com and get your not so dumb questions answered! 

 

Jul 14, 2017

This week Tab and Z discuss the upcoming Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Connor McGregor fight...what does that have anything to do with HOA stuff...you'd be surprised!

Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo this week is broadcasting off the beautiful blue waters of Haiti.  Between his indulgence of the all-you-can-drink bar, the guys discuss how can one make joining an HOA board fun?  Steaks perhaps?!

For more information about Ask Mister Condo, go to www.AskMisterCondo.com  Even if he is on a cruise ship he will answer.....they apparently have a modem on board! 

 

 

 

Jun 30, 2017

It's great when things come full circle.  Such is the case with a previous guest!  Tab and Z discuss how justice prevailed on a previous guest's quest to fight the man...and save themselves from a $3.00 fine!  That's justice!

This week's guest features Justin Pierce, a real estate investor and agent out of Chantilly, Virginia.  He discusses an huge topic in today's real estate landscape of how it is getting harder and harder for millennials to buy homes.  Guess who the culprit is?!  

For more information on Justin Pierce contact him at 703-587-8929 or email him at pierce_jd263@hotmail.com

Jun 16, 2017

In this episode Tab and Z find a unique parallel between a recent statement from Lebron James and homeowner responses from people that live in HOA's.  Let's just say there is a lot of dumb floating around out there!

Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo is back!  This week Bob discusses the evolution of Ask Mister Condo as he takes his "show on the road"!  Could there be an Ask Mister Condo apparel line in the works?!

For more information on Ask Mister Condo, check out www.AskMisterCondo.com  Make sure to press Bob about getting a t-shirt!

Jun 2, 2017

This week Tab and Z discuss a recent episode of the show Undercover Boss which featured the CEO of Associa Property Management Company.  Tab thinks its all a big sham!  Z tends to agree!

Realtor Real Talk is back this week with Lakeesha Washington.  She is a realtor with Long & Foster out of Mitchellville, Maryland.  Find out more about solar panels and how they can hinder a home sale.  Also, Tab and Z discuss a revolutionary idea of "test living a home" before a purchase...innovative idea or a home sale killer?!

Check out Lakeesha Washington from Long & Foster out of Mitchellville, MD

http://www.lakeeshawashington.lnf.com/

May 19, 2017

In this episode Tab and Z discuss a violation of a different kind....the salon vs. barber shop kind that is!  This week features salon owner Sarah Lounder of Cuts on Main in the beautiful state of New Hampshire. 

She is the owner of a former barber shop which is now a salon in the historic part of town. However, she got fined for having the existing barber stripes painted outside of her salon and could lose her license.  Should she paint that over even though her building is considered a landmark?  Bigger question is how does one become a barber shop pole compliance inspector?!

 For more information on Cuts on Main, check out their Facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/cutsonmain  Tell them Tab and Z sent you!

May 5, 2017

What do NFL legend Joe Montana and HOA Talk Time have in common?  Apparently a lot according to Z!  Find out exactly how!  This week Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo brings up a very interesting issue of does a homeowner in an association have the right to know the salary or benefits of staff in their association? Or is that guarded information kinda like Trump and his tax return?!

Go to www.AskMisterCondo.com and ask Bob about his salary!  

Apr 21, 2017

This episode is for all those real estate agents out there...who want to sell a house..well...DON'T do what this particular agent Tab and Z talked to did on his Trulia listing. 

The Trump campaign is not the only one's caught in a surveillance snafu...this week Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo talks about an altercation caught on an association security camera between a condo unit owner and some guy setting the community intercom on fire...guess who won this battle?!

For more info go to www.AskMisterCondo.com  He'll take care of you! 

Apr 14, 2017

In this episode, Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo is back...also back is talk about feces...cat and human feces this time!  Find out about a condo owner who set their neighbor's door on fire and then later smeared their own feces and cat feces on the door!  A double crappy situation to say the least!

Get your crap questions answered at www.AskMisterCondo.com   Eww!  

 

 

Apr 7, 2017

In this episode Tab and Z bring back Johnathan Friedrich out of Las Vegas Nevada. He has spent every last dime he has with his ongoing legal battle against his HOA, Rancho Bel Air.  Get an update on the latest news of this one man's crusade against his HOA which he fondly dubs "the gestapo"! 

For more information on Johnathan Friedrich, go to: www.hoacorruption.com   

Mar 31, 2017

In this episode Tab and Z discuss a flag flying issue brought up to them from a loyal listener of HOA Talk Time.  Does the HOA have a right to tell you what kind of flag you can put on your home...regardless of how noble the meaning of the flag may be? 

This week's guests features George and Victor Torres.  They are the first twins to be on the show!  They discuss how they took their likeness of Christopher Reeves and Superman to Comic Con conventions across the country.  They also take their talents to local children's hospitals in the DMV area to help make a sick child's day a little better.

Check out some of their pics at www.facebook.com/HoaTalkTime  Maybe Tab and Z will have to get some tights for the show as well!

Mar 23, 2017

In this episode Z discusses his adventures in indoor skydiving at iFLY in Loudoun VA.  Do you think Tab would ever have the guts to do it also?

Bob Gourley with Ask Mister Condo is back with a question about hoarders living in condos.  Can't live with em...can't get rid of em......or can you?!

Go to www.askmistercondo.com for more info on condo living questions......and check out facebook.com/hoatalktime and see Z in action..."I believe I can fly...I believe I can touch the sky....." 

Mar 17, 2017

Tab and Z discuss how they finally got to use their snow throwers...just didn't go exactly as planned!

This week's very special guest is Cara Brookins.  She has been featured on a multitude of media outlets including the Today Show, TLC, CNN, Cosmo, Time, etc. She has a reality tv show in the works and a feature film...the list is endless!

 Find out about  the amazing story of a mother who with her 4 kids escaped a domestic violence situation and built a house to live in by themselves...watching YouTube videos!  Z coins it a true story of going from "Despair to Home Repair!"  

For more information about Cara Brookins, go to her official website at:  www.carabrookins.com   Tell her Tab and Z would like to be in her movie!  

Mar 10, 2017

This week is all about HOA's and crap! Crap containers that is!  Find out about a community in Centreville, VA that made the evening news about their dog poop receptacles which had been removed without notice and caused a neighborhood uproar.  On the scene live is the latest edition to the HOA Talk Time team..beat reporter Bobby Roberts.  Find out what he discovers! 

Also back on the show is Chris Hild, Realtor/Broker of Realty FC out of Stephens City, VA.  Tab tries to find out from a Trulia forum, "Can an agent change a price of a home without asking the seller?"

Go to www.RealtyFC.com and find out more about buying and selling a home in the VA, W. VA area! 

 

Mar 3, 2017

Football is an imitation of life...well..according to Z anyways!  Find out how Z equates all things HOA to to all things NFL!

This week Bob Gourley with Ask Mister Condo is back for a lively discussion on....gulp...bed bugs!  What do you do when they come for you...especially from a neighboring condo unit?!?!

For more information on Bob Gourley and Ask Mister Condo, go to:  www.askmistercondo.com   He's got the skinny on all kinds of bugs!

Feb 23, 2017

Signs, signs, everywhere signs.....That is the theme of this week's episode.  Does a security sign that shows a dog actually pass as legit security system signage?  Make sure to go to www.facebook.com/hoatalktime and check out some other examples of security signs discussed on this episode and chime in!

Also featured is returning guest Chris Hild - realtor/broker of Realty FC out of Stephens City, VA. The guys ask him a sign question as well....find out his take from the real estate side of things!

For more information about Chris Hild and Realty FC or if you need help in anything related to real estate in the VA or West VA area, go to:  www.realtyfc.com

 

 

Feb 16, 2017

This week Tab's Tech Trauma rears it's ugly head again...this time in the form of...unable to record Sesame Street! Someone sound the alarm!

The HOA Talk Time Fishbowl is back with guest Jason Wyatt.  He is a former aviation electronic technician turned entrepreneur.  His niche is selling goods while being on the road full-time...in an RV!  

For more information on Jason Wyatt, check out www.touringfreedom.com

 

Feb 10, 2017

This week Bob Gourley from Ask Mister Condo is back for another Round Table Discussion.  Topics include when an HOA is no longer under developer control, HOA offering to assist a non-compliant owner financially to come into compliance, and what happens when an entire HOA board resigns.

 Oh, and let's no forget, Bob resides in the New England area and is basking in the glow of the Patriot's Super Bowl Win!

Go to www.AskMisterCondo.com and ask your question today!

 

Feb 2, 2017

Apparently there is a bobcat on the loose in the DC area...never a dull moment in our nation's capital these days!  

This week's guest features Ruth C. Wright - realtor/broker out of Prince Georges County MD.  She discusses a situation about a homeowner in her community where the HOA forced him to get a $500 mailbox, he refused to pay, spent $33,000 in legal fees and won.  So he spent 35k to save $500 bucks...makes sense?!

To find out more about Ruth C. Wright go to: https://www.facebook.com/ruth.c.wright1 or http://www.web-realestate.net/RuthWright

Jan 26, 2017

Not only does the POTUS have issues with irregularities like voter fraud, etc....Tab and Z have their own battle....the electric company, the cell phone provider and the infamous Comcast!  Hear their "alternative facts" on these type of companies.

This week Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo is back with a hilarious yet troubling situation with a special assessment gone awry...a condo owner who paid for a new roof but didn't get it installed yet after paying their share!  Is there a refund policy with receipt!?!

Go to www.AskMisterCondo.com and post your "alternative question" there...Bob is sure to give an "alternative answer"!

 

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