Live in a Home that Pays You Back Podcast

Anna talks with leading experts and innovators, who explain all the ways you can have a home that is healthy and sustainable.

Listen to a brief summary about the podcast series.



Is Your Home Climate Resilient? 1/11/23 – CEO and Founder Ben Cohen and Nancy Covey, co-founder of Quoll Intelligence, talk about their free app for homeowners (or homebuyers) that provides a detailed climate risk report, and how to make your home climate resilient.  www.getquoll.com

Home Energy Ratings  1/4/23 – Ryan Meres, Program Manager for RESNET, talks about the HERS Index rating system, steps and procedures of a home energy assessment, and how your score is calculated. Learn about the score at www.hersindex.com or all about home energy testing at www.resnet.us

Indoor Air Quality – 1/18/23 – Glory Dolphin Hammes, CEO of North America for IQ Air, and member of the air quality work group for the Environmental Protection Agency, discusses indoor and outdoor air quality monitoring and air purification systems.  www.IQair.com

Home Safety and Energy Performance – 2/1/23TrueTechTools is the leading provider of diagnostic testing tools used by energy and building inspectors across the nation. Founder and CEO Bill Spohn talks about  protecting your family from toxic exposures such as carbon dioxide, radon, and lots more. Truetechtools.com. Helpful sites Bill mentions on the show are  www.gotmold.com and www.pearlcertification.com

Podcast Lineup 

2/15/23 – Energy Efficient Homes – Mary Love, President of Love the Green Real Estate Consultants in Asheville, N.C. talks about her consulting services for real estate professionals, www.maryloveconsulting.com and building the award-winning net zero model home for the Olivette Riverside Community and Farm agrihood. www.lovethegreen.org

3/1/23 – Geothermal Energy – Kathy Hannun, President of Dandelion Energy, explains the benefits and process of installing a geothermal energy system to heat and cool your home. Dandelion was conceived at the Innovation Lab of Alphabet X. www.dandelionenergy.com

3/15/23 – Modular Homes – Kellan Hannah, Director of Growth for Dvele Homes, manufacturer of healthy and sustainable modular homes, talks about design options, construction steps, and financing.  www.dvelehomes.com 



Building HVAC Science, hosted by Bill Spohn

Trends in home building, renovation, and financing


Women on Wealth Podcast, hosted by Julina Ogilvie

Lending Landscape: Mortgage Interest Rates

Lending Landscape: Property Values and Benefits of Energy-Efficient Improvements

Life Stages of Home Ownership


Sustainable Living Podcasts

Solve for Nature with Eugene Bible – The Sustainable House

Voice America – Go Green Radio – Energy Efficient and Net Zero Homes 4/1/22

Go Green Radio – Renewable Energy Options for Your Home 4/29/22

Ask a Sustainable Builder Podcast

Starting Sustainability with Kaylin Chenoweth

Welcome to the Agrihood 

WGN-TV Channel 9 Chicago, Ill.   7/17/20

Live morning news. Interview begins at 5 minute mark, after doctor presentation.


WFLA Channel 8 Tampa, FL 6/22/20

WSBT Channel 22, Indiana 6/19/20


iHeart Radio “In the Garden” with Ron Wilson

Food Chain / Metrofarm Radio with Michael Olsen


Housing Finance 2020

Forbes Advisor  10/27/20