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The Daily Design Podcast

Explore the practice of waking up every day and choosing to live life on the terms you design. Listen to successful people in Real Estate, Business, Entrepreneurship, Coaching, and others talk about their life lessons, strategies, and insight into the world of designing life on your terms.

The Daily Design Podcast: Episode #6 – Laura Staerker

Guaranteed Rate Branch Manager, Licensed Loan Originator, and Badass, Laura Staerker dives deep into how she got into the real estate business 17 years ago, the pitfalls she’s encountered along the way, the current real estate mortgage environment, interest rates, and MORE. Make sure to follow her on instagram @Mortgagesby_laura_katelynn.

The Daily Design Podcast: Episode #5 – Evan Rugen

Evan Rugen a licensed associate broker who Founded Lvl Group NY, leading a team of 20 refined real estate experts. Evan’s approach is technology-forward focused with a unique approach on creating off-market opportunities and wholesaling. His background in human relations within the hospitality industry, has given his real estate business significant experience, leadership and professionalism. Naturally transitioning to real estate, Evan is passionate about unlocking the hidden potential in places and in people, expertly guiding clients to find the right fit for their requirements.

The Daily Design Podcast – Episode #4: David Schwartz

Upstate New York Agent at Field Realty, David Schwartz connects with us about how he got started in real estate, what has worked for him, the pitfalls made, and how you can avoid them.

The Daily Design Podcast – Episode #3: Debi Sanders

Tom Ferry Coach and Houston Realtor Debi Sanders dives into her experience of getting licensed as a Realtor, to becoming a Tom Ferry coaching, and purchasing her first 6 rental properties.

The Daily Design Podcast – Episode #2: Darrell Honkala

Darrell Honkala is the founder/owner of Verify Home Inspections here in the Hudson Valley. Previously, he was a detective for the Poughkeepsie police department for over 18 years. He has been a Nationally Certified Polygraph Examiner since 2003. He is currently still an investigator for the Sullivan County Police Department while running his full time home inspection business. He is also a volunteer for the American Red Cross. Darrell goes into detail about how he got into the business, tips for first-time home buyers, and great life lessons.

The Daily Design Podcast – Episode #1: Guy Barretta

Guy Barretta is a results-driven individual who has had a career that includes working for start-ups and strong Fortune 500 companies. Currently, he is the Chief Operating Officer for a 6 office, 150 plus agent Residential Brokerage in the Hudson Valley. A.K.A The best of the best, Coldwell Banker Village Green Realty! Previous roles include the Senior Director of Growth Strategy for the Coldwell Banker brand and Regional Vice President for Coldwell Banker on the affiliate side. Coldwell Banker is the most recognized brand in the Real Estate Industry and is a subsidiary of Realogy Corporation – the largest residential real estate company in the country. He has attained his MBA from Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business in Strategy and Financial Management. Guy Barretta goes deep into how he started his career in real estate and talks about the lessons & actions that got him to be the COO for a 6 office, 150 plus agent Residential Brokerage in the Hudson Valley, NY. *Please excuse the quality of this audio.