Kira Elvey

Majestic Properties, Biscayne Blvd.

What was your first job in the realty industry?
[My first job was with] The Keyes Co. They have a great training program.

What is your favorite free-time activity?
Reading and kickboxing

How did you learn the business?
[I learned through] Gold Coast Schools; my mom, who is with Fox Residential in New York City; and my fellow Realtors and friends in the business. Buying my own properties really taught me a lot also.

What was the last good movie you saw or book you read?
Movie: “Brokeback Mountain”
Book: “How Proust Can Change Your Life” by Alain de Botton

What is your favorite restaurant?
o-R-o; George Slover has the magic touch. It might also be a good place for a wedding!

Architecturally speaking, what is your favorite building in Miami?

What kind of car do you drive?
A Mercedes SLK 230

BlackBerry, Palm or paper, and why?
[My favorite is the] Blackberry. Otherwise, I love the pen
and paper. I think I belong to a dying breed of people with
good handwriting.

What is your favorite city after Miami?
London; that’s where I went to college.

What is your personal motto?
“Only boring people ever get bored.” That’s stolen from my mother. Guess when she told me that one?

In 10 words or less, what is your advice for someone new to the industry?
Buy comfortable shoes! Your feet will have to do the walking. And have a marketing budget and ask lots of questions.

Read More Related to This Post

Join the conversation

New Subscribe

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.