5 Best Podcasts for Busy CRE Professionals

There’s no better way to double up on productivity — whether you’re commuting or cooking dinner — than to tune into an industry podcast, and these past few years have seen an influx of great podcasts in the CRE space. 

We’ve done the work for you of rounding up which commercial real estate podcasts are worth listening to.

The Best CRE Podcasts 2021

Here are five that are worthy of your time and attention, along with info about how to subscribe.

1. The Real Estate Guys

The Real Estate Guys radio show has been in production since 1997, and is among the leading investing podcasts on all of Apple Podcasts. Hosted by financial strategist Russel Gray and real estate investor Robert Helms, it’s full of helpful, finance-driven advice for CRE pros, including creative offshore investing opportunities and predictions for how trends might adapt to ongoing political or economic realities. 

Where to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, iHeart Radio, and more.

More info: realestateguysradio.com

2. Real Estate for Breakfast

Real Estate for Breakfast has a strong Chicago slant, but host Phillip Coover’s knack for finding engaging guests and covering an eclectic mix of topics from the intersection of CRE and architectural design to creative ways you can eke more value out of every sale and lease transaction mean there’s something for everyone.

Where to listen: Apple Podcasts and online.

More info: realestatebreakfast.com

3. America’s Commercial Real Estate Show

With more than a decade’s worth of material for you to skim through (and counting), America’s Real Estate Show, hosted by Michael Bull, releases weekly episodes on all of the topics you need to know about, from industry forecasts and the politics of CRE to current trends that you can’t afford to miss out on. If you end up loving it, check out the podcast’s live event schedule and learn from Bull in person.

Where to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Stitcher, and PlayerFM.

More info: commercialrealestateshow.com

4. Real Estate REality Check

The Real Estate REality Check, hosted by Larry Haber, offers an inside look at CRE successes and how they happen, with input from real estate pros across the industry spectrum. If you like your podcasts with a pop culture spin, you’re in luck: Haber makes a point to tie in a lot of cultural references that keep the conversation interesting.

Where to listen: Apple Music, YouTube, Spotify, Soundcloud.

More info: leasingreality.com/real-estate-reality-check-podcast

5. BiggerPockets

Fans of the financial mechanics of commercial real estate will get a kick out of the BiggerPockets podcast. Co-hosts Brandon Turner and David Greene bring in real-world examples to show how money moves around the industry, with plenty of actionable takeaways for keeping profits flowing. We especially like their guest selection, which includes CRE investors from all different backgrounds, experiences, and niches.

Where to listen: Apple Music, Stitcher, and Spotify.

More info: biggerpockets.com