Welcome to The Local Realtor Spotlight Podcast hosted by Angel Talamantes, the CEO of Click Leads Local & Troy Thompson, the CEO of Pinnacle Insurance Agency of Minnesota.
Troy Thompson is Dave Ramsey's endorsed local provider of the Minneapolis area. He loves helping others and seeing them improve. That includes his teammates at Pinnacle, his clients, and his referral partners.
Angel Talamantes owns a Digital Agency that connects the creative of video with the math of digital marketing. From CountryFest to Arrowwood Resort.
Sam is with Fulton Realty in Minneapolis, MN.
Sam helps Fulton Realty’s clients navigate the complex steps of residential real estate transactions as their strategic partner. Sam’s integrity, strong work ethic, and timely communication puts his clients at ease with the understanding that they have a truly professional ally in the buying and selling processes.
Welcome Sam Foltz of Fulton Realty
As a lending professional at Bay Equity, Brad is dedicated to helping you with all of your home mortgage needs.
The housing and mortgage markets are constantly changing. Brad can help you navigate the many options to find the right loan for you and your family.
Whether you are buying or refinancing, buying your first home or building your dream home, Brad can explore with you the many options for financing.
Welcome, Brad Nowak of Bay Equity Home Loans
Mike Elwell has vast experience in the mortgage and real estate industries, both developing and presenting training seminars for real estate and mortgage professionals. Currently he leads the Business Development & Sales team at Ancona Title & Escrow, where he generates new accounts by creating value add growth development seminars that helped new and current clients grow real estate and mortgage business as well as develop and provide value added services to their existing referral relationships.
Mike Elwell of Ancona Title
Licensed since 2001, Brian seen a lot of things change in the Real Estate industry. He's also seen one thing hold true; If you put your customer's needs ahead of your own, you'll have a successful career. He's worked with buyers, sellers, and investors, helping them locate the type of property they were looking for, make and negotiate an offer, navigate the closing process and eventually make the house they bought - their home. He has have extensive experience in new construction, foreclosures, and short sales.
Brian grew up in Brooklyn Center, lived in Robbinsdale, Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Maple Grove, Ham Lake and finally Andover. His wife Patty and his children have lived in Andover for 16 years. All four of our children have graduated from Andover High School.
Brian Ingle With Realty Group
Happy New Year 2019!
Today, we talk to Ken Rife! As a top performing Loan Originator in Minnesota, Ken has one goal that remains consistent: He strives to deliver a premier lending experience to all of his clients.
As an Axia Home Loans Loan Originator, his aim is to fulfill your real estate goals, whether you want to refinance a home you already own or purchase a new one. He's here to provide you with detailed options and sound recommendations so you can make informed choices that best fit your mortgage financing needs. When you’re making a decision as important as buying a home, you need a guide who will put you first.
This is Ken Rife.
Today, we talk with Top-100 Minnesota Agent Aaron Spiteri.
A former top athlete, successful at the highest level competing as a horse race jockey around the globe, Aaron has continued that success in real estate, winning multiple awards and recognitions in the USA & Australia.
Since crossing over to real estate in 2013 he has consistently been amongst the top percentage of realtors. Since January 2016, Aaron has helped families in the Twin Cities buy and sell their largest asset - selling on average at least 1 home per week.
The extreme high pressure of the racing world has given Aaron a great grounding for negotiation the best outcome for his clients under pressure. Marketing comes naturally for Aaron, offers knowledge through fact, a keen business acumen and refined taste, with all the resources, energy, will and savvy requires to discreetly accomplish his clients' goals.
As a husband, father, and homeowner, Matt Ashworth understands that a house is one of the largest investments you will make, but it is not merely an investment..It's a place where memories are made. Whether buying your first home, selling your home for retirement, or anything in between, you can count on Matt to take into serious consideration both the emotional and financial side of this delicate process. He always considers it a privilege and an honor to be trusted as part of such a large decision. Matt has worked very hard to build his reputation not just on "putting together deals" or closing large amounts of volume, but rather on taking the time to get to know his clients and what makes the home they're looking to buy or sell especially unique.
Today, we had Joe Clemence on the show!
Joe is on the brink of having his breakthrough year as a realtor! He is very passionate about his family, career, and sports!
He's also had the opportunity to be the voice of the St. Cloud Huskies Hockey and Baseball teams, several Basketball teams, and is now the voice of the top-ranked Granite City Lumberjacks!
Born and raised in the Twin Cities, Joey graduated from Irondale High School in 1999 and immediately went to college to start working on his generals. At the age of 20, he decided to join the Army Reserves and become a bridge engineer. For the next five years, he continued going to school and changed course a few times when he was deployed to Iraq in 2003 in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
After he returned home, he worked with his father at his local home remodeling company. In 2007, Joey branched off and started his own business and was then deployed two years later back to Iraq. Upon his return he finished school and received his four-year degree in business and started his real estate business in 2010 at Edina Realty. Joey was in the top 9% of all Edina Realty Realtors which he accomplished in under four years. In 2014, he joined forces with Keller Williams and has never looked back! His team is always ranked in the top 10% of the market. They also joined forces with the Hergenrother Realty Group in 2016 and together they are part of the top 30 teams in the United Stated regarding amount of transactions. He has a beautiful wife Kendel and two sons, Mason and Lennon. They currently live in Shoreview, MN
Joey believes in the people part of this business! His team takes a candid, fun, and professional approach to the experience. His team is always looking for new ways to not only predict market trends but also help set the trends themselves. They won't waste your time, and they will make sure that expectations are met! Keeping current with the real estate market is extremely important; the team's goal is to stay abreast of the data that matters to buyers and sellers so they can uphold the professionalism and expertise real estate demands. The team consists of numerous sales agents, as well as a full time staff, to handle the nuts and bolts of the day to day operations. You won't be left in the dark at anytime and someone will always be there to help! Joey and his team will get the job done for buyers and sellers of real estate in the Twin Cities!
On this episode, we stop by The Paul Ekstrom Team Office located in Andover, MN!
Paul Ekstrom attained his Real Estate Salesperson's license more than 20 years ago and jumped in full time in 2005. He has always had an interest in real estate and I finally reached a point in his life where he could follow his dream and become my own boss.
His office? A millennial's dream work environment! With glass-windowed offices, trendy furniture, sliding barn doors, shiplap accent walls, big screen t.v.s, a cafe, and blazing fast wifi, its apparent why his team is willing to work around the clock at the office!
With over 40 realtors on his team, we talk with a Paul as he continues to educate his team on the skills it takes to become a top 1% realtor in the state like his team has become.
Today, Troy Thompson & Angel Talamantes spoke with Stefani Havel.
As a loan professional, Stefani will give you extraordinary service in helping you meet your homeownership goals. She has over 14 years in the financial service industry and she's am committed to helping you make informed home buying decisions!
Her team of dedicated professional are willing to put the "extra" in extraordinary service and complete your home loan in a timely and efficient manner!
Today, we talk to Bruno Simic (Pronouced 'See-mitch') of Remax Results that specializes in knocking on doors, getting results for his clients, and getting out to know his community.
Bruno talks about the best of his area of Coon Rapids, his growing family, and his journey to real estate!
Today, we chat with Kim Madden of the Realty Group!
She has the motivation, determination and commitment it takes to get you the results you want and the passion, energy and honesty an agent you will love!
After being in the fitness industry as well as hair styling, Kim found a home with the Realty Group!
Her energy and pure willingness to help ANYBODY will makes her one of the best realtors in the Twin Cities in the not so distant future.
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Today, Troy Thompson and I sat down with Angelo & Megan Fraboni in their GORGEOUS home to talk about how the short term rental game has changed their life for the better and how it can do the same for you!
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Chris Fellerman is the leader of the Chris and Christy Group located in Otsego, MN with a 10 person team and a huge drive to become the top real estate team in the State of Minnesota as well as the country.
Chris is in the top 2% of Teams in Minnesota and loves to provide the best service possible to the Twin Cities and Brainerd lakes area communities.
Angel Talamantes of Click Leads Local and Troy Thompson of Pinnacle Insurance Agency of MN discuss the Real Estate Bubble, Zillow, and the power of team.
Today, Troy Thompson of Pinnacle Insurance & Angel Talamantes of Click Leads Local co-host and interview Theresa Decker of Axia Homes located in Blaine Minnesota.
Theresa is a Mother, Business Woman, Wife, Super Mom, and an active member in her church. She's also the President of her BNI Chapter and loves to share her experiences on social media!
We discuss the bubble in the current real estate market, work-life balance, and why mortgage brokers are so important to the process of home buying--especially for first-time home buyers.
Would you Trade $1500 for $900? I'll tell you why I did.
Play your game and Nobody else's. Click Leads Local Founder and CEO Angel Talamantes Talks About How Trading his IMac worth $1500 for a $900 worth of equipment and how that makes perfect sense when you're playing your own game (and nobody else's).
Today, I sat down with Freedom Strategy Group's Dan Berckes and Eric Schmoll as we discuss Taking control of you money, Debt, Retirement, Grant Cardone, Dave Ramsey, and 6 ACTIONABLE tips you can use today to "Get Your Money Right!".
Freedom Strategy Group is located in Big Lake, MN. They believe you are either going to be a customer of a bank or you are going to be the bank. The lack of knowledge concerning money, debt, and taxes, will continue to create serious consequences. Increase your Financial IQ, and be prepared for these economic changes.
In this Episode, I talk to Chiropractor Dr. Bob Vaughn D.C. at HealthSource of Blaine.
We discuss many things--his past as an athletic trainer, parenting, his love for CrossFit, and his unique certifications as a chiropractor.
We also discuss his childhood, his practice, and why the Blaine MN Community is better with him.