What was your first job in the realty industry? Salesperson.
What do you do to relax when you’re stressed? Sing karaoke, play the piano and listen to my favorite music while taking a walk with my dog.
Where did you grow up? Ukraine. I moved to USA at the age of 29.
Growing up, what did you want to be? A singer. Tha has my dream as far back as I can remember.
If you could have lunch with a well-known figure (living or not), who would it be and why? Madonna. I admire her talent.
Where is your favorite place to hang out? I don’t have a particular place, but I do love Latin dance. Whenever I have a chance I go to one of the Houston’s clubs to dance.
What do you love most about the industry? I love to meet new, interesting people. It is pleasant to fulfill people’s dreams by finding a perfect place to live for their family.
How do you distinguish yourself from the crowd of agents? I am determined to be not only an agent for my clients, but also to build a lifelong relationship with them. My priority is to be there for a client whenever one needs me. I was a client myself, and I understand how important it is to be available for clients when they need their agent right away.
What is the most difficult aspect of your job? I didn’t come across difficulties, yet.
Where do you go to network and meet new clients? I am a new agent. At this point I am still learning to market myself.
What has been your greatest accomplishment? My greatest accomplishment in my life? I am proud to be a mom. I have two wonderful boys, and I am sure I gave them a very good start for their lives.
What was the last good movie you saw or book you read? Hangover. Love that movie!
What is your favorite restaurant? I don’t have favorite restaurant. I enjoy trying new places all the time.
Architecturally speaking, what is your favorite building in Houston? Not sure. I like old architectural buildings.
What kind of car do you drive? VW Jetta.
Smartphone or paper? Smartphone.
What is your favorite city after Houston? Pensacola, Fla.
In 10 words or less, what is your advice for someone new to the industry? Don’t give up, be dedicated.
What’s your favorite real estate iPhone/Android app? Houzz.
Who are your favorite people to follow on Twitter? I don’t follow anybody.
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