Doug and Jenna DeGroot - REALTOR ®
About Doug and Jenna
Doug is a recreation and hospitality manager turned real estate agent. He earned his license in North Carolina in 2012 and in 2014, he and his family moved to Florida. Doug has focused his business on helping sellers who could not sell their home. His problem solving skills and patient nature has allowed him to provide better marketing, creative solutions, and proven results for these customers. These sellers are often extremely frustrated and very distrusting of real estate agents. However, Doug’s genuine and honest approach provides them with the confidence and trust that they need. They feel certain that Doug will help them achieve their goals.
Doug is a seasoned agent who studies the market and has learned a great deal from his years of experience. Tricky situations can arise from time to time and Doug finds solutions that help his sellers earn top dollar. Doug is known to go the extra mile for his customers. He helps them find contractors or specialists to prepare their homes. He prides himself on the personalize time and energy that each customer receives. Every customer and transaction is unique and he provides a tailored approach to each one.
Doug is a family man and a sports fan. He is a mid-western guy from Wisconsin who loves Florida winters, without any snow to shovel. He likes to run and attends weekly spin classes. Doug has been playing the guitar since high school and hopes to pass on his love of music to his two sons.
Jenna began her real estate career in high school as she worked in a call center for a local real estate firm. It was in that role that she learned the lingo and the exciting world of real estate. In 2015 the DeGroot Group was born as Jenna joined Doug in the business. As a husband and wife team work and communication flows seamlessly 24/7. Working together effortlessly is an asset to the team. Their unique strengths help provide different insight and approaches to every situation.
Jenna was a high school English teacher and college administrator. Through these roles, she learned how to support her buyers while also keeping them informed about the many steps of their home purchase. Jenna values open communication. She listens and communicates frequently with her customers to ensure that their needs are being met. Jenna is a learner by nature and she provides her customers with information to help make the best decisions. Jenna knows that the home buying process is filled with decision making and lots of technical information. She strives to be the calm and knowledgeable guide for her customers. She works to ensure that her buyers feel comfortable and informed as they make one of their largest financial decisions.
Jenna is a mother of two energetic boys. She is a Florida native and loves the beach and being outside. She enjoys reading and creative writing, especially writing funny rhyming poems for her children. Jenna likes to cook healthy meals and enjoys teaching her boys as she goes.