Saskyah was born and raised on the beautiful island of Haiti and migrated to the U.S with her family in 2006. Having experienced a culture shock and learning to quickly adapt to her surroundings, networking, bargaining and negotiating became her primary sources of communication. With a passion for both business and medicine, Saskyah earned her first Bachelor's degree in Health Sciences from the University of South Florida and subsequently enrolled at Galen College of Nursing to obtain her second Bachelor's degree. However, after purchasing her very first home and getting a glimpse of the process, her love for real estate was ignited, and she became a licensed Realtor. What Saskyah prides herself mostly on is fostering diversity and creating better communities. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and learning about different cultures.
Originally from Seattle, Kymberly has a deep appreciation for the beautiful Tampa Bay area. A Realtor with experience and integrity and who is actually fun to be with, Kym truly believes that it's her clients' needs that come first. She has excelled as a Realtor since 2009 and 5 years later joined the Mihara Team because she loved its philosophy of personalized boutique services and unwavering dependability. As a top-producing agent, you can count on her to guide you every step of the way, making the process simple whether you are buying or selling. In her spare time, you will find Kym horseback riding with her two daughters, enjoying the waves of our gorgeous Gulf of Mexico, or just relaxing at home in Odessa with the family watching movies. She would love the opportunity to work with you in any way she can, so please don't hesitate to call or email her.
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Originally from Murmansk, Russia, Ksenia has been happily settled in the Sunshine State for over 20 years. Prior to embarking on her real estate sales career, Ksenia spent five years learning the ins and outs of real estate on the legal end by working closely with a Tampa real estate attorney. While still in high school, Ksenia's first office job was for a prominent land developer as an administrative assistant where she learned about real estate on the commercial and retail side. Ksenia became a licensed real estate agent in 2010 and her approach to serving her clients is simple: provide expert assistance and exemplary customer service. With those two outcomes in mind, Ksenia has a way of building meaningful relationships and guiding even the most challenging situations to close. Ksenia also speaks Russian.
A licensed Realtor since 1975, Laura is uncanny at spotting market trends. Her far-reaching experience as a Listing Agent renders the highest sale price for her clients. Realtors of Laura's caliber are especially valuable as a resource clients can take advantage of in dealing with uncertain times. Laura can guide her clients pass the uneasiness spread by rumors and scare tactics so prevalent today by explaining concrete measures available to sell a home. To serve the community, she is an active volunteer with Southeastern Guide Dogs, Inc.
Lily's family moved here from California when she was 1, so she considers herself to be a native to the Tampa Bay Area. Lily is knowledgeable in multiple counties, including Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, and Hernando. Prior to joining Mihara & Associates, Lily worked as a Property Manager/Realtor for almost 2 years and had over 10 years experience in sales and customer service. She is also fluent in Spanish. Buying or selling a home can be overwhelming, and Lily's goal is to help families achieve these goals with calmness and out-of-the-box thinking. She has a passion for first time homebuyers and knows that a knowledgeable helping hand can go a long way. Rest assured that you are in good hands with her down-to-earth personality and honest opinions. When Lily is not helping families achieve their dreams of owning a home, she spends time with her family, including 3 children. Please reach out to Lily for any of your buying, selling, investment, or rental needs.
Born and raised in Queens, New York, Mark has worked in Customer Service since 1980, including a 15-year stint as Bellman at Helmsley Palace in New York City. A Realtor since 1998, Mark worked alongside a number of us when we were affiliated with another broker here in the Tampa Bay area. Several years later Mark moved to New York City and became a Realtor there. He moved back to Tampa in 2014 and joined our team. You will appreciate Mark's total commitment to customer satisfaction, as well as his sharp sense of humor. You can reach him directly at 813-493-5983 or by emailing him at email@example.com.
Julie grew up in a military family and traveled quite extensively. This traveling and meeting many people over her lifetime was the foundation for her love of dealing with the public. She began her career in the Hospitality industry. She then realized her love for customer service, which brought her to Real Estate. Julie receives much gratification in finding the perfect home for her clients and her keen perception of her client's wants and needs are her greatest asset. In her spare time, she is the mother of three girls, who are very active in competitive soccer.
Curt is a meticulous Realtor who percolates dedication, integrity and commitment with every client he is blessed to assist. Growing up in a military family and originally from West Michigan, by way of Virginia, Curt now calls Tampa home. With an extensive background in sales, management, marketing and over two decades of customer service experience, Curt is very conscientious of his clients' needs and prides himself on exercising a high level of efficiency with each transaction. As a father of two, Curt spends his free time volunteering on the Executive PTA Board at his children's elementary school and coaches little league baseball. As an avid Fantasy Football Player and prognosticator, Curt provides complimentary Fantasy Football Advice with each transaction.
Originally from Michigan, Michelle earned an MBA in Human Resources Administration from Central Michigan University. Her work background is quite diverse, including experience in HR, finance, marketing and sales. She and her husband, Curt, got married on Sand Key Beach in 2007 and decided then they wanted to raise a family in Florida. After moving here, Michelle started selling children's books for an online publisher and kitchen gadgets through a multi-level marketing company. However, she had an epiphany- her complementary business skills made an excellent fit for providing real estate clients with customized service. She takes all her previous experience and knowledge and puts it to work for her clients best interest. She takes pride in providing the best customer service to everyone she comes across. Michelle and Curt have two school-aged children. She loves watching her son play baseball and her daughter play softball, with her husband on the coaching team. She volunteers for the Elementary PTA events, and sits on the Middle School PTA Board. Finally, Michelle loves to bake. You can especially find her baking allergy-friendly treats for her and her son.
A graduate from University of South Florida with a B.S. in Special Education, Lisa taught children with Autism Spectrum Disorder for Hillsborough County Public Schools. In 1993, she launched her real estate career with Century 21. For her first year performance she won the Rookie of the Year award. She subsequently joined RE/MAX and later owned and operated her own real estate firm in the Tampa area for 12 years. A consistent multimillion-dollar producer and a seasoned investor, Lisa carried a multimillion-dollar portfolio of rentals in the early 2000s. Lisa works with her husband, Tim, and as a team they enjoy helping people with all aspects of the real estate process. They strive to make the transaction enjoyable and pride themselves on prompt and professional service. A large portion of Lisa's business is from repeat clients and referrals, but she enjoys meeting new clients and helping first time buyers as well. Lisa and Tim live with their two sons in Wilderness Lake Preserve. In her spare time Lisa paints and enjoys working out and cooking healthy meals.
Tim earned a bachelor degree from Montclair State University, where he majored in English literature and mass communications. He subsequently worked as a Series 7 stockbroker and as a mortgage broker. Now a Realtor, Tim has partnered with his wife, Lisa. In his spare time, Tim composes music, teaches guitar and songwriting to kids, and performs as a guitarist and vocalist. He has opened up for Flock of Seagulls and Yellowman.
Vanessa was born and raised in Tampa. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Vanessa was a stay-at-home mom for 4 years, and before that she worked in accounts payables. Wanting to accomplish more, she decided that helping others find a home or sell their current home would be a rewarding experience. Vanessa and her sister Ilene started the journey of becoming Realtors together. Vanessa comes from a hardworking, motivated family. She is very family orientated and values her time with others. Coming from a big family, she knows how busy life can be and is happy to help make home buying or selling as easy and stress free as possible. Making sure you feel comfortable and enjoy the experience is important to Vanessa.
Joy started working in the apartment industry in 2001. That experience eventually led her into real estate. Joy strives to provide excellent customer service, believing that attention to details is the key to retaining relationships. She never promises anything she can't deliver. She understands the importance of finding a home and not just a house. Joy's home consists of, as she puts it, her amazing friend and husband of many years, her cat who lets Joy and her husband live with her, and her dog- the opera singer who will participate anytime a musical instrument is being played. Joy believes that prayer, hard work and perseverance together constitute the driving force to success. She lives her life enjoying the little moments, not taking them for granted. As Joy explains, life is to be enjoyed, it is not what you do or where you go, it is who is around you when you're in that moment. You can reach Joy directly at 813-367-7706 or by emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oscar's prior employment history included three years selling electronics equipment and ten years working at a financial institution. Oscar became a Realtor in 2007, joined our team in mid-2011, and quickly demonstrated that he was a multimillion-dollar sales producer. Oscar's motto shouts, "Customer Service!" He takes great pride in the fact that, at the end of each transaction, his clients are extremely satisfied. His follow-up is exceptional, too - just because the sale is done doesn't mean Oscar is done. To get some insight into Oscar's success, in early 2012, I accessed Zillow.com, which displays ratings of those Realtors who are reviewed by their customers according to likeliness to recommend, local knowledge, process expertise, responsiveness, and negotiation skills. Out of a best possible rating of 5, Oscar's overall rating was 4.9. A resident of the Westchase area, he has fully recognized all the community has to offer. For relaxation he likes to spend time with his family, play poker, and play in a flag football league. Habla espanol.
Doral is proud to be a Realtor specializing in the sale of new and existing homes in Tampa Bay and the surrounding areas. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Doral was a successful executive for one of the top 50 Fortune 500 companies, with a focus in Customer Service, Marketing, and Operations. What distinguishes Doral from other Realtors? Leveraging her corporate experience, she is known for outstanding client service, cutting edge marketing techniques, personal attention, and being a skilled negotiator with her clients' best interests in mind. She strongly believes that her duty to represent her clients to the best of her ability includes educating and supporting her clients every step of the way through the sales process. She provides her clients with the most current and accurate information and marketing insights, thereby allowing them to make the best decision possible. It would be her pleasure to help you achieve your real estate dream, whether it's purchasing a new home, selling a home, investing, or looking for land to build your dream home.
Susan was born and raised in Atlanta and has lived in the Tampa Bay area since 1990. A Realtor since 1996, when she first began working with Barbara Gibson, Susan has shown herself as one whom we can depend upon to put to excellent use her many years of real estate experience for her own as well as Barbara's clients when she and Barbara are teaming up. Susan's background includes 12 years of medical office management experience where she learned the importance of organizational skills and how paying attention to details can be a key factor for a successful completion of any endeavor. As soon as you meet Susan you will feel comfortable with her, and that comfort level will last throughout the entire real estate process.
A licensed Broker Associate, as well as an Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR) and a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Jan began her real estate career in Kansas City, Mo. Within two years of becoming a Realtor, Jan was asked to be the relocation director of a major KC real estate company. When Jan changed companies in KC, the relocation group followed her, and she successfully managed the relocation listings and assisted many transferring families in their search for homes. Jan followed her husband, Jerry, to Florida when he was transferred to the Tampa Bay area. She quickly established herself in the real estate market, being a multi-million dollar producer for over 20 years, and successfully managed a real estate company for 4 years, while maintaining her own production level. Jan's husband has joined her in real estate and brings his sales experience to the team. Jan considers her friendships and many referrals from past buyers and sellers to be her greatest gift in her professional life.
Mike's background includes serving active duty in the Air Force for 5 years plus 2 additional years in the active reserve. Holder of an MBA degree, he worked for 17 years in sales and financial management at the corporate offices of Verizon. Since 2000, Mike has been buying and selling real estate in the Tampa Bay area. Having earned the GRI (Graduate, REALTOR® Institute) designation, Mike has purchased, managed, and sold multiple rental properties, as well as many short term flip properties. In addition, he has helped his clients acquire both short and long term investments. He has managed multiple investment projects for clients, which after having appreciated were profitably sold, thereby increasing his clients' net worth. Mike is married, has two daughters, and enjoys traveling and spending time with his family. A fitness buff, he also enjoys running and working out.
Born and raised in Tampa and a longtime resident of Lutz, Jennifer is part of five generations to call Tampa Bay home. She offers years of experience working full time as a Realtor with a proven sales history and online reviews from clients to back her up. Jennifer's extensive knowledge of the area allows her to cover multiple counties throughout Florida, including Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas and Hernando. She is very passionate and driven with a career that she loves. Whether you are looking to buy, sell, invest or rent, Jennifer can help you achieve your goals.
Born in Houston, Texas, Garrett was raised by two loving parents who taught him the many benefits of a hard work ethic. After earning a technical degree, he moved to Tampa to continue his education, where he graduated with a B.S. from Tampa Tech in 1994. Remaining in Tampa, Garrett started a career in information systems. As a Project Manager/Team Technical Lead for Apria Healthcare, a home healthcare provider, he found that his communication skills, love of people, and the ability to be someone's hero every day made for a successful career in the IT field. These same attributes served him well when he transitioned to real estate. As a seasoned Realtor, Garrett recognizes and values the trust his clients place in him as he strives every day to exceed those expectations. He has a passion for building long-lasting relationships, backed by unmatched enthusiasm ready to work for you. His professional approach combined with a talent for problem solving, negotiation and market knowledge represent just a few of the tools Garrett will use to sell your home and/or find your new home.
A Tampa native, Roland graduated from the University of South Florida with a degree in Marketing Education. After serving for four years in the USAF and earning an honorable discharge in 1964, Roland began a career in sales and management with a major national retailer. He attained staff management and store operation positions specializing in sales, customer service, and as a buyer and training instructor. Working 30 years for the same company, he took early retirement. Then in 1994, Roland became a licensed real estate agent. Roland's management skills and experience, along with customer service, are his greatest assets. Having enjoyed selling real estate in the Tampa Bay area, Roland looks forward to making the sale or purchase of your home a professional and rewarding experience. You can contact him at 813-629-6303 or email@example.com.
Being a third generation native and growing up and attending schools and college in the Tampa Bay area, Barbara has a real feel for the area. She has witnessed the growth of our population, development of our schools, expansion of our roads, bridges and shopping malls, and proliferation of our sports and cultural achievements. Her background includes serving as Vice President of Flair Homes, where she coordinated the various stages from financing, permitting, and draws to the move-in for the new homeowner. She previously served as a vice president at Florida Federal, which at that time was one of the largest banks in Florida. There she supervised three offices and managed all operations from deposits to lending. She was also instrumental in opening Bay Federal, where she served as Senior Vice President with responsibilities for lending. In the mid 1970s, while still employed in banking, Barbara obtained her Florida real estate license because her job dealt heavily with real estate matters. She became a full-time Realtor in the mid 1980s and is a consistent multimillion-dollar sales producer. While she focuses on residential properties, her experience also includes sales of commercial properties, such as professional offices, warehouses, and large acreage.
Amanda is a lifelong, Tampa Bay resident who discovered her passion in real estate while working for a private investor, managing properties and identifying commercial and residential investments. From there, her interests expanded into helping families find their homes in the Tampa Bay area and surrounding counties. She will personally help you navigate your transaction, whether it's your first home, retirement home, or even an investment property. Her attention to detail, extensive knowledge of remodeling, and diligence in completing all property transactions from search to move-in ensures a positive and successful experience for all her clients. In her spare time, Amanda enjoys traveling, local music, canoeing, fishing, and other activities that Florida has to offer.
Born and raised in Buffalo, Mark accumulated much sales experience prior to graduating from college. After earning a bachelor's degree in secondary education from Buffalo State College in 1992, Mark became a social studies teacher and a high school ice hockey coach in the Buffalo area. He also served as a volunteer coach for various youth sports teams and for the Special Olympics. Moving to Tampa in 1994, Mark spent the next six years teaching special education. Then, in 2000, he decided that real estate sales was his true calling. Since 2001, Mark has been a consistent Multi-Million Dollar Real Estate Top Producer. He is also an experienced real estate investor and since 2007, an expert on distressed properties. He has been able to help many families avoid bankruptcy and/or foreclosure by successfully negotiating favorable short sales for them. As a former educator, Mark has both the patience and ability to listen to the needs of his clients and then to coach them through all the steps of the home buying/selling process, making the entire process understandable and stress-free from start to finish. You can reach him directly at 813-841-5692 or by emailing him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kelly has been a resident of the Tampa Bay area since her parents moved the family to Florida when she was a child. She grew up here and raised her family here, giving her insight and knowledge of the Tampa Bay area, which she uses to help you when you are buying or selling your home. Kelly spent the beginning of her career in the furniture and design industry where she developed her outstanding customer service skills, eventually becoming Vice President of Sales for Southwest Florida at La-Z-Boy. When the time came for a career change, Kelly knew it was time to pursue her other passion, real estate. Her greatest joy comes from helping her clients achieve their goals. Kelly's areas of expertise include working with sellers, buyers, investors, new construction, and relocation. Kelly serves all of the Greater Tampa Bay Area with special emphasis on Pasco and Hillsborough counties. She currently resides in Land O' Lakes with her family and can be reached by phone or text at 813-244-9688 or by email at email@example.com.
Originally from Fort Myers, David relocated to Tampa to attend college at the University of South Florida. After graduating with a Bachelor's degree, David dove into real estate full time and has since enjoyed helping people live the dream of home ownership. Realizing home ownership is a major avenue to financial freedom, David works diligently to help ensure your home is a great investment for years to come. He prides himself on advising his clients with a genuine and honest analysis of properties. Customer service has always been his main priority. In his spare time David plays baseball, enjoys poker, and spends time with his family.
Before joining Mihara & Associates, Melany had been active in personally buying and selling real estate for several years. She made Tampa Bay her home in 2001, after marrying her husband, Patrick Jablonski, a former Tampa Bay Lightning goalie. She is a proud mom of two daughters and a Havanese named Panda. With a 15-year career in public speaking representing a wide range of manufacturing and fortune 500 companies, Melany has been exposed to many different industries, but her interest in real estate has always been at the forefront. In her spare time, Melany enjoys playing league tennis as a member of the Cheval Tennis and Athletic Club, golfing with her husband, spending time with her daughters, learning to play guitar, and being around her family and friends. She is passionate and driven to help her clients achieve their goals, whether it is buying, selling, investing, or renting. Be rest assured that Melany will provide you with the personal attention and detail to make your real estate transaction a pleasant one.
Originally from Fort Myers, Delaney moved to the Tampa area to attend University of South Florida after high school. After graduating with a degree in sociology, Delaney realized that her passion is people, so she pursued a career in customer service management. After working three years as a Customer Service Manager for Target, which enabled her to perfect the art of customer satisfaction, Delaney decided to apply her passion to the field of real estate. She then became a licensed Realtor and joined her husband, David Itterley, who had become a Realtor 4 years earlier, to create a real estate team. Delaney has unmatched professionalism and charisma that she brings to every transaction and relationship. Her enthusiasm and knowledge makes for a unique style of real estate that brings confidence and fun to buying and selling. In her free time Delaney likes to spend time outdoors with her husband and American Bulldog. She also enjoys DIY projects, working on her house, and hopes to flip houses with her husband throughout their life!
Kelly grew up near Chicago and as a scholarship athlete graduated from Purdue University. However, she has lived in Carrollwood since 1996 and has been a full time Realtor since 1999. A mother of three children, all of whom were enrolled in neighborhood public schools, Kelly continually serves her community to help make it a better place. As President of the Carrollwood Elementary PTA, she raised sufficient money to build the covered Pavilion. She has also served on the Board of Directors of Carrollwood Village Phase 2, where she helped launch the now Annual VillageFest. In addition, Kelly has been involved in the Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, Youth Soccer, Roller Hockey, Recreational and Travel Ice Hockey, Competitive Dance, Classical Ballet, Tennis, Golf, Youth Baseball, Softball, and local church groups. So, who better to market her community and all of its wonderful activities and benefits than she? Moreover, Kelly provides impeccable service to her clients by getting to know their unique needs and developing a plan of action tailor-made to meet their goals. As a result, over 90% of her business is due to her clients' referrals.
Raised in Tampa since he was two years old, Kenny has been around Real Estate most of his life, as his mother (see above) and his father have been Realtors in the Tampa Bay Area for more than 20 years. Before beginning his career in Real Estate, Kenny earned his Bachelor's Degree from Florida State University in 2016 and worked in the sports industry with the Tampa Bay Lightning and Rowdies before transitioning into Real Estate full time. Kenny specializes in first-time home buyers, providing professional expertise to the younger generation in the home buying process at the early stages of their careers, and has broad experience in working with luxury and new construction homes in the North Tampa area. Fueled by his sports background, Kenny is always up for a challenge and will not rest until the job is complete. Whether it is listing or buying, he will deliver quality service while providing unparalleled customer service. He looks forward to helping you reach your dreams every step of the way.
Previously residing in Ohio, Reggie brought a passion for physical fitness and helping others to his real estate practice in Tampa. As a lifetime fitness trainer, Reggie firmly believes in forming lasting relationships with his clients, working diligently to help them achieve their goals. How does this mindset translate to real estate? It's simple. As your agent, Reggie will ALWAYS be there to assist you in every aspect of selling and purchasing your new home, and with any concern you might have in between. In his spare time Reggie enjoys CrossFit, cycling and spending time with family and friends.
Kristine is dedicated to helping others realize their homeownership goals. As a native of Tampa Bay, Kristine works the entire community, including Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco counties, and occasionally Hernando and Polk counties. With over 20 years experience as a Realtor, negotiating and facilitating transactions with success, she knows how to connect buyers and sellers to maximize the real estate experience. A natural born communicator, Kristine is driven to help you succeed. She provides the highest quality of service by giving each client her eyes, ears and real estate knowledge, and she believes in treating people the way they want to be treated. As a result, Kristine has helped hundreds of people accomplish their individual goals. Moreover, her personal life complements her professional life. Kristine enjoys meeting new people, exploring her community, including the beach, and taking advantage of all the fun Florida has to offer. She looks forward to working with you to achieve your goals. You can reach her directly at 813-210-2101 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Originally from a small town in Ohio, Jessica moved to Florida in 2005, where she married and has two children. She enjoys family activities and is very active in her local church. Jessica has always had a passion for real estate. She works with buyers and sellers in all different price ranges. Jessica believes that buying and selling ones home or commercial property is among the largest financial decisions most people will ever make. It's also an experience that can be time-consuming, complex, and fraught with hidden intricacies and risks. It is very important to have a Realtor help guide you through this process. Jessica strives to do her best every step along the way, making sure her clients are happy. She fully appreciates that her clients trust her with their most valuable asset. She believes that communication is essential. "It's really quite simple", she states. "My client's satisfaction is my number one priority. I will go the extra mile to guarantee a successful outcome and a happy client. That's because my client's opinion of me and word-of-mouth advertising is far more important."
With a bachelor's degree in business administration – marketing, Mark's years of marketing and sales managerial experience in a variety of industries have provided him with the creative and analytical skills needed to be successful in the real estate marketplace. He served as the Mid-Atlantic Region Manager for Midas, Inc., the Northeast/Great Lake Region Manager for Specification Seals Company, and a Region Manager and the National Accounts Manager for MedActive Oral Pharmaceuticals. Over a 7-year period Mark also ran his own real estate business, which recorded multimillion dollar sales pertaining to newly constructed homes, as well as other residential and commercial properties in New York, Pennsylvania and Delaware. If you need someone who can think out-of-the-box to help you, whether you're a buyer or a seller, contact Mark at 484-574-9172 or email@example.com.
Raimonda earned an Interior Design degree at the International Academy of Arts and Design and subsequently entered the real estate field in Florida in 2012. In her first three years, Raimonda completed in excess of $6.2 million in real estate transactions which included both residential and investment properties. She believes that honesty, integrity and hard work are the cornerstones of being a successful Realtor. Her highly ethical approach to her real estate business continues to earn referrals and a growing customer base. Raised in Europe, in Lithuania, Raimonda comes from a family of successful real estate professionals. You can reach Raimonda directly at 773-896-7370 or by emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tadas's background has provided him with sophisticated analytical skills that enhance his value as a Realtor. He previously was a senior finance executive with 20+ years of capital raising and wealth management experience at top tier firms with a focus on selling mutual funds, exchange traded funds (ETFs), and separately managed accounts. An expert presenter, Tadas has led hundreds of seminars to varying audiences on market conditions, firm philosophy and investment solutions. A graduate of University of Illinois, Chicago, with a B.S. in finance, Tadas is multilingual in English, Russian and Lithuanian. His passion for cultivating relationships through education, presentation, coaching and rapport building serves him well when he represents you as your Realtor.
Brendaliz moved to the mainland from Puerto Rico in 2002 to raise her three children and give them a better quality of life. She remembers the feeling of accomplishment she felt when she purchased her first house. So, in 2017, Brendaliz began working on the transactions side of the real estate business with an award-winning agent and then became a Realtor when she realized that she wanted to be the one who personally helped others achieve their dream of buying their own home. With over 26 years of management, finance, retail and customer service experience, Brendaliz possesses a wide range of professional and personal experience that makes her well suited to guide you through the home buying process. Whether you're buying for the first time or selling to buy another house, she is committed to being there for you every step of the way. She is eager and ready to make your dreams a reality.
Born and raised in Virginia, Chris began his career serving in the military (Air Force and Marine Corps) and retiring in 2010 as an officer. Chris and his family then relocated to the Tampa Bay area, where he completed his MBA in project management from the Keller Graduate School of Management and subsequently provided remote project management support for a Maryland based company. Through his dedication and commitment to the military and as a business professional, Chris has always had the drive and intent to embark into the real estate industry, where he brings that same unwavering professionalism as one of our high-quality agents. Chris has the ability to create long lasting relationships with his charismatic personability and integrity. He is ready and willing to provide you with high quality service and support in order to meet your needs. So please reach out to him at the email address or phone number listed above.
Holder of an MBA from Fundação Getulio Vargas in Brazil with a specialty in Analytics and Business Intelligence from the graduate program of the University of South Florida Muma College of Business, Jorge is a former military, mechanical and maritime engineer whose prior experience encompassed both technical and management responsibilities. Having subsequently developed a passion for real estate, Jorge's background in problem solving involving complex systems has positioned him well to deal with the unforeseen roadblocks that from time to time impact on real estate transactions. If you are looking for someone whose training and experience has enabled him to think outside the box, Jorge may be just the Realtor you need.
A native of Long Island, New York, Maria has an eclectic background that enabled her to become a Realtor who understands home construction, hard financial facts, and aesthetics. She pursued her love of fashion at the Fashion Institute of Technology, earning an Associate of Applied Science. Her financial expertise resulted in her serving as a finance manager in the automotive industry for several years, and her real estate experience started in 2008, when she began redeveloping residential properties with her husband. Maria then became a Realtor who could quickly evaluate the quality of a property, know how to match properties to each client's unique financial situation, and understand how different elements combine to produce beauty and value in a home. Furthermore, as a person who enjoys an active lifestyle that includes horseback riding, bicycling, boating, and rollerblading, Maria is perceptive to the lifestyle her clients desire, working with each one to ensure the neighborhood and surrounding area align with their individual needs and preferences. She is detail oriented and organized, as well as a good communicator and educator. The thing Maria loves most about her job is being a buyer's agent and helping people find a place to call "Home." You can reach Maria directly at 813-618-7915 or by email at email@example.com.
Combining her extensive knowledge of the real estate market, business management and philanthropy to her position as an accomplished Realtor at Mihara & Associates, Jeannie offers her clients an outstanding level of service. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, and fully bilingual in English and Spanish, Jeannie moved to Florida 30 years ago. Her formal education and professional background coupled with her many years of experience purchasing, owning and selling property in the Tampa Bay area, allows Jeannie to excel at every level of the real estate transaction. A graduate of Saint Petersburg College, Jeannie previously worked in technical education sales at Tech Data Corporation and also owned a cupcake store. Combining her strong customer service skills with her tenacity, enthusiasm, honesty and fairness, Jeannie is very responsive to her clients' needs and concerns and is an excellent choice for anyone ready to purchase or sell a home. Evidence of this is her extensive portfolio of clients and her numerous referrals. You can reach Jeannie directly at 813-748-8834 or by emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Before becoming an agent at Mihara and Associates, Inc., Christina spent most of her professional career working in public relations. With her outgoing personality, fun-loving approach and knowledge of the Tampa Bay Area after living here for most of her life, working directly with people in some way was always the obvious career choice for her. After finding success as a VIP Hostess for some of the Bay Area's well known "hot spots", Christina decided that it was time to add a little something different to her resume. She now works as a Real Estate agent as well as heading up the Client Services Department at Tampa Bay Downs Thoroughbred Race Track. Christina enjoys the challenges and diversity of both careers, and appreciates the day to day excitement each of them brings.
A graduate from University of South Florida with a bachelor's degree in general studies and a concentration in education, John has served as an elementary school teacher, but he also has a considerable amount of experience in the retail industry. He has worked at Walgreens, was a manager at GNC, was a server, cook, and manager at Beef O Brady's, and prior to becoming a Realtor was a manager at Bed Pros, where his management skills enabled him to increase profits by 25%. When people make a big purchase he wants them to have all the facts to make the best decision. As a manager at Beef O Brady's, GNC, and Bed Pros, John made sure to keep everyone up-to-date about new products and specifications. This attitude indeed serves both his real estate clients and him well. Moreover, making people happy is what John strives for. To see joy in other people, when, as he puts it, they purchase a new part of their life, makes him feel great and accomplished. John definitely feels this way about the work he performs for his real estate clients, which is the major reason why he became a Realtor.
If you are looking for an agent who is knowledgeable, loves a challenge and is not afraid to negotiate, then look no further! Donna is eager to get your house sold and takes great pleasure in finding everyone their dream home. Donna grew up here in the Carrollwood area where she graduated from Gaither High School. Married with 5 children, she currently lives in Land O Lakes. Donna left the medical field where she was an Ortho/ Neuro nurse to become a Realtor. From nursing to real estate, helping people is what she does best.
Jessica was born in Montreal, Canada and grew up in Palm Beach County, Florida. Her father is a custom home contractor, and her mother is a long time real estate agent, which led her to develop her love and appreciation of real estate, architecture and interior design. Jessica relocated to Tampa in 2012, for what she thought would be a temporary move, and loved it so much that she has been here ever since. Jessica has always loved working with people and believes in the importance of building personal relationships with clients to represent them to her best ability. Married to a Navy Pilot and the mother of two boys, in her free time Jessica enjoys cooking and hosting friends, spending time with her husband, children and two dogs, and actively exploring all that Tampa Bay has to offer.
Sandy has been a top-producing agent in the tri-county area for more than 25 years, offering professional assistance to hundreds of buyers and sellers of residential real estate. Born to two amazing Cuban immigrants, Sandy learned that hard work and family values were most important in her community. She became a licensed Realtor while attending college and ultimately graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing and Business Management. Her career has included time at Century 21, where she had the honor of winning the Centurion Award for Top Producers and consistently ranked as one of their top agents. Also, in the 1990s, Sandy opened up a RE/MAX Executive Realty office and added a title company and a mortgage firm to the business. Fluent in Spanish, Sandy has helped many international buyers relocating to the Tampa Bay area. She has also earned the accreditation of Short Sale and Foreclosure Specialist and is certified to prepare your Competitive Market Analysis. Sandy considers herself "truly blessed with a wonderful husband and two great sons", and in her free time she enjoys boating, fishing, the outdoors and family cookouts. You can reach her directly at 813-368-9611 or by email at email@example.com.
Originally from upstate New York, Lisa has been in the Tampa Bay area since 1996. She attended the International Academy of Design where she received an associate degree in interior design. This gives her an edge in terms of meeting client needs and expectations. She earned her bachelor's degree in business management, and a master's degree in psychology. Lisa is honest and straightforward. A hard worker and well organized, she conducts business with the highest standards, attention to detail, and integrity. Whether you are looking to buy or sell residential or commercial real estate, Lisa's goal is to make your buying experience as smooth and easy as possible. She can be reached at 813-390-2090 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A native Floridian, born and raised in Merritt Island, Daniel has been living in the greater Tampa Bay area for over ten years, so he is very familiar with markets and trends in the area. His number one priority is you, the client. Daniel loves meeting and taking care of people. Having previously worked in the hospitality industry for over fifteen years, he has always had a special interest in real estate. Daniel has been growing and honing his skills ever since his first real estate transaction in 2006. He considers himself a leader in the real estate community, rising above normalcy and pushing the envelope for greater client experience during the home buying and selling process. I have worked side by side with Daniel, and I can tell you that he has all the necessary traits that enable him to be a successful Realtor and get the job done for you. Daniel can be reached at 321-626-0170 or email@example.com.
Grace grew up in Massachusetts and graduated with a degree in Communications Studies from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has lived in Tampa for over 14 years. Prior to moving to Florida, corporate transfers moved her family to several states, so Grace is sensitive to the challenges for those who are relocating. She understands the importance of having the right agent helping you with your real estate needs. During Grace's earlier career as a video producer for both commercial and training productions, she developed marketing strategies for a variety of digital products. Her experience with campaigns to increase product awareness and sales created the foundation for determining the course of action in marketing a home. Grace is active in her neighborhood's women's club, is a past president of the Avila Women's Club, and is a member of the Avila Golf & Country Club. She is especially interested in investment properties, along with finding the right property for a client, from a condo in downtown Tampa to a luxury home on a golf course. As a history and architecture buff, Grace appreciates the architecture of the historic neighborhoods in Tampa, from early 20th century bungalows and craftsman style homes to midcentury modern abodes. Grace is detail-oriented, committed to excellence in customer service, works diligently to market and sell your property, and knows the local market to help you find the right property.
Gabrielle was born and raised in Tampa. Before becoming a Realtor and focusing on the buy side, her prior background included administrative experience in the construction, healthcare, and human resource services industries, as well as customer service and sales roles in the healthcare sector. Gabrielle excels at customer satisfaction. With added focus on the sell side, she is a well-organized, self-motivated individual, who is flexible and hard working in deadline-driven environments and extremely dependable while delivering a high level of job performance. Her love of real estate is a reflection of her hard work and commitment to her clients. She not only assists them in a friendly and professional manner during this experience but also builds lifelong relationships and truly enjoys helping others.
Josef is no stranger to the business world. His early hands-on experience as a business owner at the age of 22, responsible for acquisitions, sales and marketing, employee hiring and training, negotiating, and all that goes with entrepreneurship, gave Josef invaluable insight. His desire to explore other markets and expand his knowledge base brought him into the real estate arena and back to Tampa as his home base. Josef took to real estate as if it were a calling. Having been born, raised, and educated in the Tampa Bay area gives Josef first-hand knowledge of all it has to offer. What Josef brings to our firm is his admirable work ethic, his sense of honesty and fair play, and an insatiable desire to be successful. Building lasting relationships within the real estate community based on trust, integrity and mutual respect is a personal goal and his first priority. His innate competitive spirit compels him to meet and exceed his own expectations. You can reach Josef directly at 813.695.7298 or by emailing him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Along with her impressive real estate practice, Alex brings style and professionalism to all that she does. She puts a heavy focus on her clients, with attention to transaction detail and possession of excellent communication skills, and she has impeccable taste and an eye for architecture and decor. In addition to these quality characteristics and contagious enthusiasm for her work, Alex is passionate about helping others. Not only does she devote her energy toward helping clients buy and sell their homes, but she also spends her spare time volunteering for the Children's Cancer Center. Now residing and raising her own family in Tampa, Alex graduated from the University of South Florida and has served as a Realtor on both sides of the Bay. A proud recipient of both the Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designation and the Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI) designation, Alex is a master networker with local organizations, such as the Carrollwood Area Business Association (CABA), and has created unique marketing tools for her clients, including a buyers and sellers guide for first-time homebuyers.
David has been in Tampa since 1995, when his family relocated from Winter Haven, Florida after a job relocation. His prior work experience has been in mortgage loan originations, short sales, loan modifications and real estate sales since 2002. Working in different sectors of the industry, He has learnt every way to helping others in a changing marketplace. David firmly believes in providing solutions to problems and overcoming these challenges. This business is centered on delivering high-quality customer service and competence to earning clients' TRUST. David's philosophy is "working harder on myself", which has translated to better service- helping buyers and sellers to navigate a complex process.
Born and raised in Rochester, New York, Jake moved to Tampa to attend University of Tampa on a lacrosse scholarship. After 5 years there, from 2012 to 2017, he received a bachelor's degree and an MBA and obtained a real estate license. Ever since, Jake has worked as a Realtor. He has a proven track record, working with buyers, sellers, investors, and covering everything from foreclosures to luxury transactions. He is passionate about helping people reach goals and work towards financial freedom and focusing on turning clients into friends.
Marilaine has lived in Tampa for most of her life. She attended local schools and has spent her entire professional career in the Tampa Bay area. She believes in giving back to her community, and is a long-standing member and past-president of the Kiwanis Club of Tampa. She also spent many years volunteering with the United Way of Tampa Bay. Her years in management with the IBM Corporation and her account management experience with a well-known staffing company prepared her well for a dynamic real estate career. Marilaine is a dedicated real estate professional whom people trust with their most-valuable asset. It's a responsibility that she takes very seriously. She knows the neighborhoods and area schools. She keeps track of market conditions, the local economy, and stays in constant touch with her clients throughout the process. Marilaine always does her best to make the process of buying or selling a home, a pleasurable and stress-free experience.
A Florida native, Julie received her Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of South Florida. While lending support to her husband's career with World Wrestling Entertainment, she raised three children and pursued her career in the real estate industry. Her knowledge of the Tampa Bay area, as well as her ability to listen to what her clients' needs are and to satisfy those needs, are her strengths. If you are interested in buying or selling a home, feel free to contact Julie directly at 813-334-6262 or by email at email@example.com. She looks forward to the opportunity to work with you.
Leon epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work, and creative service in every detail of a real estate transaction. Leon grew up in New Jersey, where when he was 12, he began selling a local newspaper, the Asbury Park Press, to Monmouth County neighborhoods. From there he launched a successful career in sales with over 20 years of experience. In 2009, Leon moved to Tampa, where he accepted a District Sales Trainer position. Subsequently entering the real estate arena, Leon achieved a major milestone in 2017, when every listing he earned was under contract in 7 days or less for list price or higher. Leon's extraordinary home selling skills sets him apart. He is a relationship driven, sales-minded team leader who is dedicated to showcasing every listing with a top level of class and sophistication. The team he created, Coleman Group, is comprised of Realtors working 7 days a week, who take great pride in their knowledge of the local market and trends. Leon is a Military Relocation Professional (MRP) and is VA certified. Contact Leon to apply his expertise for devising a strategy for selling your home.
As a long time resident of Florida, Megan's knowledge of Tampa Bay proves to be a great asset when helping buyers find the area that fits them best. Coming from a long line of family in the real estate business, Megan brings her background and experience to the table whether you're selling or purchasing. From luxury homes to condos or fixer-uppers, Megan shines in all aspects of real estate. Having worked in marketing for many years, Megan has the tools to showcase your home with the most innovative ways to make sure your property never gets overlooked. Megan is loyal, honest, hard-working and wants to work with you to find your next property in the Tampa Bay area.
Amber is from upstate New York and has resided in Tampa since 2012. With a degree in Humanities and Social Sciences, she worked in the hospitality business for over 12 years. Amber then became a Florida licensed Realtor, where she found her true passion. Having considerable past experience in dealing with customer service, Amber delivers great communication and negotiating skills and has the availability to follow up with people in a timely manner. Building friendships with clients and working with them in the future is something Amber strives for. In her free time Amber loves traveling back to New York to spend time with her close knit family, as well as taking her dog Oscar to the dog beaches in the beautiful Tampa area.
Born in Palm Beach Gardens and raised in Tampa, Laura has lived in Tampa most of her life. Her prior experience in mortgage origination and real estate law gave her a solid background for becoming a real estate agent. Her knowledge in the financial and marketing side of real estate, combined with her fun-loving, compassionate personality, makes her the perfect fit for your real estate needs. Laura recognizes that home buying/selling can be stressful but sees it as her job to guide you along each step of the way. From the home search, the mortgage application process, inspection and appraisal, to closing, Laura will walk you through the entire process, whether buying or selling. You will have complete confidence in her hands. Moreover, Laura's creative eye for home remodeling and interior design will help you visualize changes to a space so that it reflects your personal taste. Whether you are a lifelong resident or new to the area, she will happily sell your house, find the community that fits your lifestyle, and close on the house that makes you say, "It's so good to be home!"
A native of Tampa and a graduate of Tampa Catholic High School in 1980, Mark and his family formed Storch & Sons Seafood, marketing retail, wholesale and to restaurants. The family sold the business in 1997, and Mark has been in the real estate industry since then. A State Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser since 1998, Mark worked with the second largest appraisal firm in Tampa for 10 years as a staff appraiser and supervisor, and trained many appraisers in the industry today. FHA and VA certified, he became an independent appraiser in 2007. With over 4000 properties appraised in the past 15 years, and as a Realtor since 2010, Mark is well versed in all aspects of residential real estate, including vacant land, condominiums, and single family homes, valued up to several million dollars. Mark joined Mihara and Associates in 2011. His vast knowledge of the real estate industry is matched by few.
Ilene was born and raised in Tampa. She worked for Tampa Shriners for 8 years as Director of Hospitality. Hosting events and providing outstanding service was always a priority. Then for 2 years she was a stay-at-home mom enjoying the fast paced moments of her babies growing up, after which she decided she was ready to pursue a career as a Realtor and get back in the industry of helping people find something they love. Ilene and her sister Vanessa started their Realtor journey together as a team. Ilene has a very easygoing and bubbly personality, is easy to get along with, and strives to please clients. She is dedicated to helping her clients achieve their goals and strives to make every transaction as easy and stress free as possible.
As a lifelong resident of Tampa, Brittany has cultivated strong community ties. She can assist you in an incoming or outgoing capacity. Brittany uses the latest Internet marketing tools to maximize exposure for her clients. She is a full service real estate professional who specializes in representing her clients in the purchase and sale of residences within the Tampa Bay market. She truly loves this region and prides herself on her knowledge of current transactions, market conditions, school districts, neighborhood information, and real estate related services. Whether looking for your forever home, a vacation home, or investment property, Brittany can put her insider expertise to work for you today.
A resident of the Tampa/Riverview area since 2001, Mark was originally from the Chicagoland area. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Business and Finance from Valparaiso University and an MBA from University of St. Francis. Prior to joining Mihara & Associates as a Realtor in 2019, Mark had over 25 years of banking, finance and real estate experience, including several years as a vice president at 3 different banks. He also has expertise dealing with the Small Business Administration, and has served as a commercial real estate manager, having managed at one time a 250+ account portfolio of distressed commercial real estate loans. If you are looking for someone with sophisticated financial experience to help you navigate the maze of real estate investments, Mark may be just the Realtor you need.
As a Tampa native, Roza finds it exciting to see her city become a hub for startups and corporations alike, bringing with it the individuals and families looking to call Tampa home. Real estate allows her to be a part of the development while utilizing her passion to help find and create the home and lifestyle her clients are seeking. Roza's familiarity with the real estate marketplace as well as her commitment to her clients and their unique desires and financial situations allows her to not only connect with her buyers but find them a connection with Tampa itself. In her free time Roza likes to spend time with her other half, David. They love to travel, even if it's an hour or so drive to Weeki Wachee or spending time at Bok Tower Gardens for the day. Roza and David are both business-minded people that support each other and believe in what they do. You can reach Roza directly at 727.608.6235 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Although Aubrey became a licensed Realtor only recently, she's no stranger to the business, having worked as M&A's Financial Administrator from 2014 to 2016. A transplant from Athens, Georgia, Aubrey remains a huge fan of the Bulldogs and Falcons. In her spare time she enjoys cooking and hanging out with her dog and cat. Aubrey loves working with people and can't wait to help with your real estate needs.
I'm always impressed with self-starters. Sylvia is a multimillion dollar producer. She quietly and enthusiastically has worked very hard to attain her success. She is always there for her customers and makes sure they feel comfortable to call her at any time. Sylvia is amazingly versatile about the territories she competently covers - South Tampa to Tierra Verde - residential as well as commercial - and she is a specialist in waterfront properties. Sylvia's prior background in architecture and interior design has been a great asset in her ability to best put forward a house to sell or help her buyers find their perfect house. She is someone who you will find works very hard for you whether it's to sell your home or find that house that was made for you. To relax, Sylvia loves to read and work in the garden. Indeed, she is a talented landscaper. She is also very knowledgeable about jewelry and in fact has designed some beautiful pieces.
Dan is a long time resident of Tampa Bay, where he graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration. Dan has a background in finance as a mortgage broker and as a stockbroker, and he enjoys helping people reach their financial goals, which includes homeownership, one of the largest financial purchases most people will make in a lifetime. In his free time he enjoys music and local sports, and he is an active member of his church. Married with three sons, Dan loves people in general and loves helping them reach their goals. You can reach Dan directly at 813.784.9000 or by email at email@example.com.
With an Associate of Science in Nursing degree, Stacy has worked in the healthcare sector, first as a certified nursing assistant in the intensive care unit at Cape Coral Hospital and then as registered nurse on the progressive care unit at Florida Hospital Tampa. Skills that Stacy acquired from the nursing profession, that are advantageous to her as a Realtor include critical thinking, data analysis, teamwork, and communication skills. Stacy can be reached at 239.677.1220 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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We used Mihara and Associates for both buying and selling a house. They are highly professional and very knowledgeable of the Tampa Bay real estate market. They are great to work with. They answered all of our questions. They helped us price our home right so that it sold quickly and helped us find the home we wanted in a sellers market. We would go back to them again the next time we need to sell or buy a house and would highly recommend them to anyone else who needs to sell or buy a house.