Alina is a native Floridian, who earned her Master’s Degree in Special Education as well as her National Board Certification, which to date, is the highest honor in the teaching profession. Although she was an educator for 26 years, she was also an entrepreneur for over 10. She became involved in the mortgage industry, learning from her husband; a mortgage broker. She enjoyed putting “all the pieces together” while working with her husband, in order to help families achieve home ownership. She quickly found her new passion as a real estate broker, when many clients recommended, she become a Real Estate agent, due to her attention to detail and great communication skills. Alina describes herself as a passionate, dedicated and energetic person with anything she does and never settles for mediocracy. She has two amazing children; a son, who is a pitcher and a daughter, who is a pianist. They are two peas in a pod! They have 4 fur babies (Sam, Blu, Bear and Dakota). Alina and her family love traveling together and take every opportunity to explore new destinations near and abroad. They are in love with North Carolina, its four seasons and its southern hospitality. Helping her clients achieve their Real Estate goals is her driving force. Alina admits that she owes her success to her husband and children, who are her cheerleaders! She treats all client transactions as if it was her own and she will do the same for you!