So unique it's a Patented Methodology

We offer an progressive and very unique Advanced Referral Program. Our method is patent pending.

We don't just give you a name and leave.

We help to figure out the best local expert (or use one you suggest) and pair them with another Agent/ REALTOR®.

If you need a 2nd opinion on pricing, marketing or negotiating, one of our Trusted2ndAgent professionals is here for you.

You are not alone.

​Buyers and Sellers! Learn more

REALTORS®! Learn more 

The latest way to do Real Estate: this simple method is so unique its Patented.

This service must be done BEFORE you list your home or your REALTOR®/Agent must agree when the time comes.

** We combine 2 Brokers to work on your behalf... in a ethical, transparent and collaborative approach. This gives you enhanced peace of mind; with all major decisions and better results that can help you sell faster and put more money in your pocket whether you are a seller or buyer **

You pick your Agents (or we can help you)

You get multiple agents working on YOUR behalf.  

Looking out for YOUR best interests. This is what we call a  "WIN,WIN,WIN"!  Both REALTORS®/Agents are helping you make the best decisions. For a piece of mind and better results.  It's also FREE in virtually every deal.  

We use a large portion of our referral money (paid by main agent) to bring Trusted2ndAgent on board.

This 2nd Agent only gives opinions...
We will Find you a main Realtor and the trusted 2nd agent .

  • Not sure about working with family members? We can help!
  • Conflict resolution.... not agreeing with your main Agent?
  • If you and your Realtor, spouse, partner or client  don't agree...  we can be hired on to help compromise/ negotiate a solution.  (simple mediation)
  • Our Trusted2ndAgent can also recommend attorneys, title company's , mortgage lenders and trades/ builders.
  • Not happy with current REALTOR®? We can assist you in finding another.

The Founder (Dave Ablin) has been doing Real estate for over 25 Years. 

Formally with Remax, Baird & Warner, Realstar and now HomeSmart Connect. 

He is a Negotiation Expert and has read, studied and taken many courses in the art of Negotiation.

He has sold over 230 million in Real estate. He as personally owned and managed both commercial and residential properties in excess of 8 million.

He loves negotiating, giving peace of mind and getting the best deal done for his clients... The best way to help Sellers and Buyers is to work with great Realtors (main agent ) and the advice and opinion or a local expert for free.

Dave owns several other successful companies and start ups. He has 2 kids and lives in the Chicagoland area.

* The other Realtor must accept our referral in order for the service to be free.

All Trusted2ndAgents are REALTORS® who are selected with a minimum of 3 years experience and are full time professionals. Top negotiation skills are also preferred.

Our service works anywhere in
​Illinois or America.

Typically this is free as we are covered based on the referral from the main agent. (for Sellers/Buyers) 3-5 hours included (more then enough time to get 2nd opinions)

We can offer consulting/ conflict resolution @ $350 per hour.

Each selling situation can be unique. One-size-fits-all approaches will never help your home sell for top dollar or help you find the perfect home. We deliver at least 2 custom agents, the Trusted2ndAgent can give advice or opinions on negotiations, strategies, pricing and solutions. All deals are tailored to you as each situation is different. We want to meet your one-of-a-kind challenges.

We can save listings for brokers and help keep you involved.

Conflict resolution

WELCOME!   We are here for sellers, buyers and realtors. win,win,win!