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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

 

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Jul 19, 2018

After a several month hiatus, the guys are back!  Get a recap on what has transpired.  

Apr 9, 2018

This week Z goes solo for the show intro and discusses a topic that has been bothering him for a while...handicap parking spots!  What does that have anything to do with anything...find out!

This week's guest features acclaimed author Paul Goldberg. The former Washington DC reporter has put out a new book titled The Chateau.  This comedy fiction story centers around a corrupt condo association in Florida that mimics the current Trump America we live in today.  Hmm..sounds like a documentary!  This is a must read!

For more information about Paul Goldberg go to: http://www.paulgoldberg.com/the-chateau.html Pick up your copy of The Chateau today.  Tell them Tab and Z sent you..maybe they will give you a discount!  

Mar 2, 2018

In this episode, Z is fighting sleep deprivation as he enjoys the fruits of being a dad again!  Can he even make it through this episode without falling asleep behind the mic?! 

This week's guest features Stan Hrincevich, president of the Colorado HOA Forum, the largest and most recognized HOA advocacy organization.  Let's just say, Stan is not exactly a fan of CAI...they don't really like him either!  Find out why! 

For more information on alternative information resource to CAI go to http://www.coloradohoaforum.com/

Feb 2, 2018

This is the Super Bowl edition of HOA Talk Time where Z discusses his own personal Super Bowl...Super Bowl baby perhaps on the way! 

This week Tab and Z have a robust discussion about real estate agents.  What do they really do?  Also, they guys break down a recent phone call of an applicant to their inspection company who happens to be a real estate agent. Let's just say, maybe you should stick to your day job!

Jan 23, 2018

In this episode Tab brings up the crazy idea that there are parallels between the instant replay controversy in football and HOA inspections?!  The even crazier thing is that Z totally agrees!

This week features Tab going solo, interviewing past guest Bruce Grebin, insurance expert with Farmers Insurance out of Scottsdale Arizona.  Tab discusses the need to verify if contractors working on your home have Certificate of Insurance to protect you the homeowner...in Tab's case to make sure his compound doesn't get obliterated by improperly covered workers..oh the tragedy!

Find out more about Bruce Grebin and his services:

Bruce Grebin
Farmers Insurance  

6609 N Scottsdale Rd Ste 105

 

Scottsdale, AZ 85250-7801
480-598-1110 (Office)
480-422-7333 (Fax)
bgrebin@farmersagent.com
http://www.farmersagent.com/bgrebin

 

Dec 29, 2017

This is the end of the year episode. What better way to end the year than having Z get a violation notice!  Is it cosmic karma or just the way it is?!

This week Tab and Z have a listener of the show from Florida call in to discuss their own issues with their property manager/board member.  She has to deal with a property manager who not only instills fear into the neighbors of the community but even flicked her off when she asked him for help???!!! Come on people, what has this world come to!??! 

Thank you all for listening and hope you have a Happy New Year and see you all in 2018!  

Nov 28, 2017

In this episode, Tab and Z go over listener comments about the show.  Word of advice...if you are going to leave an email for the guys to respond, leave a legit one...they don't bite! 

This week features HOA Talk Time's new beat reporter Rickey.  He is a professional pan handler and former guest who will be asking questions to people out in the streets of Gaithersburg Maryland. 

Finally Bob Gourley of Ask Mister Condo is back for a segment about water usage in an HOA/Condo association.  Does a homeowner have a right to find out exactly how much water was used in a community when the HOA pays for the water?

Go to www.AskMisterCondo.com . Bob Gourley has you covered! 

Oct 27, 2017

In this episode, Tab and Z discuss an issue that is plaguing the nation...bullying.  But not the kind you might be thinking.  Listen to Z go off on what he coined "reverse bullying".  It's the HOA inspection company, property managers and HOA board members who are victims, not the homeowners.  Time to take a stand! 

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....." 

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