when charting a new course

It helps to have an experienced guide...

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or seller or you’ve been around the proverbial block a few times, there will always be something new to learn and new questions that need answers. It helps to have a trusted guide who can see the road ahead and anticipate all the things that could derail your dreams.

My Stress-Less System for Buying and Selling is designed to help smooth out the bumps in the road and root out the obstacles ahead before they trip you up.

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The Stress-Less System for Buying and Selling

Buying and selling a home is bound to be  somewhat stressful. There are so many decisions, so many unknowns. While I can’t guarantee a stress-free process, there are ways to make the process less stressful through good communication and thoughtful planning.

My Stress-Less System for Buying and Selling anticipated and removes many of the obstacles, smooths your path, and ensures you will always know the next step to take.

Are you ready to take the next step?

It’s never too early to start a conversation about buying a home, selling your home, or finding a new home in your new hometown. There are always so many details and so many questions. I’m here to help you get organized and find the answers you need so that you can move forward with confidence.  


The first step in finding a new home is figuring out what type of home meets your needs and your budget. Take my homebuyers survey. 


Getting the most from your home sale means understanding what today’s buyers expect. Schedule a walkthrough in-home consultation.


It’s hard to know where you want to live when you don’t yet know where you are. Download my Intro to the Twin Cities Guide to get started.


“Trout did thorough research, talked me through pricing and options, and gave me excellent advice on low-cost improvements to showcase the best features of the house..”

‒ Bob K.

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Ditch the stress, I'm here to help!

The process of buying a home, selling your home, or moving to a brand new hometown can be daunting. I’m sure you have questions. I have answers. Working together we can develop an action plan that makes sense for your situation, your move, and your lifestyle. 

I’m just a phone call away. Call me today!

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