Elena moved to the US in 2001, from Moscow. Elena received a BA in Economics at the Moscow Institute of Finance. Passionate about real estate, she began her specialization in custom window treatment design and interior design. That led her to sell real estate in Russia. Elena launched her career in Las Vegas, where she worked in the mortgage industry as a buyer consultant in the 1st Nevada Realty. Elena had been trained and inspired in sales by some of the best from Dale Carnegie, Tom Hopkins and others. Mother of two and married, Elena moved to Orange County in 2011. With encouragement of friends and family she started her career at Coldwell Banker Beachside Realtors, and now she has just recently joined Engel & Völkers because of its open and collaborative culture and its unique value proposition designed to fulfill the need for global luxury real estate buyers and sellers. She is known for an outstanding client service, 24/7 availability, high tech marketing techniques, personal touches with client's best interest at heart. She also believes to educate and guide them throughout every step of process, with top nutch information and market insights, so that her clients make the best possible decision. In her spare time, Elena enjoys a good happy hour with friends, the sound of a great music playlist, spending time with her Yorkshire terrier named Cooper, practicing yoga, and seeking adventure in the outdoor, traveling and hiking. Besides reading, cooking and shopping and she also LOVES THE BEACH.