By Rey Post
Associate Broker, Sotheby’s International Realty
Host of the “All Things Real Estate” Radio Show
June 7, 2020
The “All Things Real Estate radio show airs this Sunday, June 7 (12-2pm Mountain Time) on Santa Fe’s Talk 1260 AM KTRC and 103.7-FM, and streams on SantaFe.com, as well as via the “Listen Now” link at ATREradio.com.
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This weekly radio show features host and Sotheby’s International Realty’s Associate Broker Rey Post (NM REC License #45660), as well as variety of special guests who offer news, information and commentary on current real estate, business, and community issues, important to home owners, buyers and sellers.
The “All Things Real Estate” radio show marks exactly 11 years of airing, with the broadcast of the program this Sunday (it was also June 7th in 2009 for the inaugural broadcast). Since 2009, the show has aired on 550+ occasions—mostly in a two-hour format—with more than 2,500 guest commentators bringing valuable content to the program. Though Rey created the show, and has hosted just about every 1st hour (and many of the 2nd hour broadcasts), a number of real estate, business and community leaders in Santa Fe have served as special guest hosts for many of the 2nd hour broadcasts of the show. Rey is honored that “All Things Real Estate” has been embraced by the listening audience, with people in Santa Fe, throughout New Mexico, and across the country selecting the show as a destination each Sunday. He is also incredibly appreciative for the program’s corporate supporters, as well as the broadcast professionals at Hutton Broadcasting, and the marketing team at Sotheby’s International Realty, for all that they have done to make the show a success.
The “All Things Real Estate” (ATRE) radio show meets the standards established by the New Mexico Department of Health as an “essential business” (real estate-related and radio service), as defined in the state’s March 23, 2020 public health emergency order relating to the presence of coronavirus. As such, ATRE is committed to bringing timely and informative content to the public from some of the nation’s best business, non-profit, community, and real estate leaders. The guest commentators on this week’s show are emblematic of the quality of professionals who have helped to make ATRE a destination that people from all over the country turn to each Sunday.
In the 1st hour of the show, join Rey and his guest co-host—Chandler Prewitt, Principal at interior design firm Chandler Prewitt Design —and their guests, for the next in a series of broadcasts that addresses the ways that those who work in real estate, other businesses, or community organizations, are pursuing their lives and professions, while dealing with the coronavirus situation, as well as other current issues. The show theme this week, gives attention to the value of leading, adapting, and overcoming challenges.
Chandler Prewitt Design Update:
Besides offering commentary on the show theme, Chandler will also speak to how he and his team are advising clients on a variety of interior design matters, as well as underscoring his firm’s ongoing commitment to collaborating with home construction, architecture, and other property building professionals. Chandler operates an award-winning, full-service boutique interior design firm in Santa Fe, with projects located in surrounding areas, including Denver, Dallas, and Scottsdale. Chandler’s firm specializes in vacation homes, primary residential interiors, and hospitality. The firm is known for creating luxurious but livable spaces with an atmosphere that reflects the personality of its clients, and feels collected over time. The firm has succeeded with an appreciation for listening to their clients, learning what they need, and by providing tailored solutions to help their clients live and work to their highest potential. Chandler leads a team of artisans and craftspeople whose pride for excellence is realized through the details of their work. Their designs show an extraordinary sensitivity to each client’s lifestyle, as they value quality in both service and material. The firm’s core services include: interior design development, furniture design and fabrication, surface selections, space planning, fine art consultation, lighting specification, installation management, and relocation management. Chandler is a quarterly commentator on ATRE in 2020, offering his observations on a variety of interior design trends.
Stephen’s, A Consignment Gallery Review:
Stephen Etre, Owner of Stephen’s, A Consignment Gallery. will speak to the show theme, by offering an update on how his business continues to operate while addressing the coronavirus situation. Stephen will also remind the audience of the gallery’s mission of “giving back” to the Santa Fe community. Stephen’s gallery—which has been a part of the Santa Fe community for nearly 40 years—offers more than 13,000 square feet of gallery display space, providing a wide variety of unique items to the public. More than ever, Stephen is proud of his gallery’s involvement in local charities, as well as cultural and educational organizations. The team at the gallery has a deep commitment to building local, and sustainable community relationships. For the eleventh year in a row, Stephen’s gallery is serving as one of the major corporate supporters of “All Things Real Estate,” with Mr. Etre offering monthly commentary throughout 2020.
Rey’s “Real Estate Recommendation”:
Rey’s weekly real estate recommendation will offer information on the ongoing efforts of Sotheby’s International Realty to address the needs of home buyers and sellers, as the coronavirus situation continues. Rey will also share some thoughts on an ongoing element of teamwork, that he and all of his broker colleagues subscribe to. Specifically, that the marketing and administrative staff at the Santa Fe office of Sotheby’s International Realty are offering an even greater level of professional assistance to the company’s brokers and clients, during this exceptionally challenging period of time.
Broker Reflections and Property of the Week:
Rey will review the attributes of 2730 La Bajada with his Sotheby’s International Realty broker colleague Laurie Hilton. Rey will also ask Laurie to reflect on how coronavirus has impacted her personal life, and real estate work. Regarding Laurie’s listing—it is a lovely home in Santa Fe’s Via Cabellero III neighborhood, located on a corner lot, and cul-de-sac. Freshly updated and ready to go, this low-maintenance three-bedroom, two-bath home, offers a two-car garage, an open floor plan, with a large dining and living areas, as well as a private yard with established landscape. The home is sited within a well-established neighborhood, conveniently located to the features of Santa Fe.
In the second hour of the show, join Rey for a special interview of the Mayor of Santa Fe, Alan Webber. Becoming the 43rd mayor of Santa Fe winning with a landslide victory on March 6, 2018, Alan is known as a successful entrepreneur and author and has considerable experience in local, state and Federal government activities. Alan has worked as the Editorial Director of the Harvard Business Review; ran for the Democratic nomination for Governor of New Mexico in 2014 (finishing second in a field of five candidates); and in 1995, co-founded the technology business magazine, Fast Company, where he was named Adweek’s Editor of the Year in 1999. In his third interview of 2020 on “All Things Real Estate,” Alan will engage in a discussion with Rey on a variety of issues important to the residents of the city including:
- Update on the city’s efforts to address Covid-19.
- Review of the city’s current economic and budget situation.
- Observations on the impact to our society of systemic racism.
- Addressing key real estate and development issues in Santa Fe.
- Assessment of the city’s future, and its important role in our nation and world.
ATRE Offers Information On Professional Business Services
The ATRE website (ATREradio.com) offers information on the roster of corporate supporters of the weekly program, which provide a range of business, community, and real estate services to a number of Northern New Mexico residents.
ATRE Wins National Award
RISMedia—the leading information and news provider for the residential real estate industry—has named ATRE as one of their “2020 Newsmakers.” Cited as one of this year’s 300 nationally-recognized industry leaders, ATRE and others have been characterized by RISMedia as “making a difference in the real estate and homeownership sectors, and whose actions have a far-reaching and profound impact on the real estate industry.” ATRE won in the category of “Trendsetters” in real estate, with information on the roster of award designees at: https://rismedia.com/2020-newsmakers/, and ATRE recognized at: https://rismedia.com/newsmaker/?id=429. Rey is honored to be a recipient of this special award and thanks all of the professionals who have helped to make ATRE a destination that people go to each week since the show first launched in 2009.
Giving Back to the Community
Since 2009, the “All Things Real Estate” (ATRE) radio show has offered air time to a variety of Santa Fe non-profit and community organizations. Representatives from organizations are able to use the ATRE program to share news and information with northern New Mexico residents about their services and activities. Over the years, some of the highly-regarded non-profit organizations featured on the ATRE program are: Cornerstones Community Partnerships; Think New Mexico; Las Campanas Compadres; the Santa Fe Concorso; Kitchen Angels; Creative Santa Fe; and Dollars4Schools. In addition, Santa Fe Mayor Alan Webber—who has offered commentary on the show since first elected in 2018—speaks to the programs, events and community activities important to the residents of the city. In 2019, the Town of Taos collaborated with ATRE, in a year-long information series—sponsored by the Taos Ski Valley—called “This Is Taos.” Designed to offer useful information about this historic northern New Mexico community, the monthly show earned high marks from the public. Among the companies and non-profit organizations joining in supporting this monthly show series were: Taos Mesa Brewing; the Taos Center for the Arts; the Taos Arts Council; the Taos Gallery Association; the Taos Opera Institute; as well as Taos Behavioral Health, the Strong at Heart, and Taos MainStreet Accelerator projects.
The Realogy Disaster Relief Fund
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As always, listener email questions and comments are welcome during the broadcast. Join in the conversation by calling Rey with your own questions or comments at 505-989-8900 or you can email Rey at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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