Growing up, Laura’s family relocated several times including an oversees move to London, England, ultimately settling in Minneapolis. After completing her education, she became a licensed cosmetologist with Aveda. With her entrepreneurial spirit in full gear, she went on to own and operate several successful hair salons in downtown Minneapolis. When a long term client introduced her to the world of real estate in 2004, she hit the ground running and has not looked back. Laura loves negotiating, hanging sold signs, providing exceptional customer service by promptly returning emails, texts, and phone calls, and answering your everyday questions and concerns.
In her free time, she loves working out at boot camp, yoga, and spending time with her husband, Brad, and her son, Kyle, on their many outdoor adventures.
Travis grew up in a small town in west central Wisconsin and attended University of Wisconsin Stout where he majored in Marketing Education with a minor in Business emphasis in Real Estate. After graduating with honors in 1999 and upon completing a two year internship with Pulte Homes, he began his full time career in Real Estate. When not working Travis enjoys spending time with his husband Bryan and 2 year old son Oliver. They enjoy spending time at their cabin in Wisconsin where they go boating, snowmobiling or simply spend time with their friends on the lake.
Travis differs from many realtors in that he has spent his career fostering relationships and many of his clients now consider him a true friend. Travis has 18 years of Real Estate experience and is now with RE/MAX Advantage Plus where he continues to exceed his goals. For the past eight years he has been nominated the Twin Cities “Super Agent” awarded by Minneapolis/St Paul Magazine averaging $18,000,000 in sales and maintaining his place in the top 5% of all Real Estate agents. He has delivered 98.5% of list price to his sellers and beats the market average with only 28 days on market. He has received Multiple Platinum & Chairman Club awards, which are earned by less than 1% of all real estate agents nationwide.
He continues his professional education and received his E Pro designation after an intense four course program focusing specifically on advanced technology and internet marketing techniques. He also has his GRI, CRS, and ABR designations. With his love for new construction and remodeling, he also holds his residential contractor license in Minnesota.
As the Principal of GayrealestateMN.com, Travis focuses on the marketing and networking of the business as well as overseeing his team by assisting in prospecting, lead generation, and property location. Buyers enjoy working with Travis because of his broad knowledge of Twin Cities and Western Wisconsin neighborhoods. Members of the GLBT community choose GayrealestateMN.com because they want to work with the premier Minneapolis Gay Real Estate Agents. Business leads are generated either directly from marketing or indirectly from past satisfied referrals, which accounts for over half of his annual business.
If you are looking for a welcoming, gay-friendly agent, GayrealestateMN.com is your Minneapolis Gay Realty Resource.