Trost was a British ex-pat. She owned and operated 1% Lists SoFlo. 1% Lists SoFlo was discount real estate brokerage in Coral Springs. The single mom was enjoying success in the hot Florida real estate market.
“Is it a crazy time for real estate? YES!,” she posted on her business’s Facebook page on Thursday morning, hours before she was killed. “But even so, just when you think it will ‘slow down for the holidays’… errrrm… NO!”
She went on to describe a property she listed on Monday “thinking it will be so quiet…. totally wrong!” she wrote. “Just goes to show… never underestimate the power of a gorgeous home in a low-supply and high-demand area! Congrats to the lucky buyer!
Florida Real Estate Agent Was A Mom Who Loved Animals
Trost was also a volunteer for the Paw Patrol Animal Rescue & Sanctuary. She also fostered many dogs over the years, sharing images on her personal Facebook page as recently as October of a pooch she was caring for.
“Our heart goes out to Sara Michelle, her daughter, her husband Jason, and her whole family, her fur children, as well as her human child,” said Rachel Lucuara, of the Paw Patrol Animal Rescue & Sanctuary.