considers real estate more than a career-it's a calling."I love homes," she
says."I love knowing that I've helped someone find not only their home, but a shelter where they can gather strength to take on the world." Mika
knows the importance of having that shelter.After losing her
parents when she
was only twelve Mika grew up in foster homes.That's why she
is passionate about getting her
clients not the house-but the home-of their dreams.Letters from clients illustrate the point with phrases like, "Mika Harris
made it all happen" and "She
makes buying a house more than a business transaction" or "We are the proud owners of our first home because of Mika Harris' dedication, professionalism, honesty and hard work."It's essential to her
to maintain the ethics and protect the interests of her
customers and it shows in every business relationship.
is dedicated and hardworking.
moved to Gainesville in 1992 when her
husband John accepted a faculty position with the university.With two young children- Noah who is four years old and Maya who is two-she's learned to balance her
career with her
family and knows she
couldn't do it without her
husband's support and encouragement.She
also applauds fellow-realtor Thelma Fischer who believed in her
from the start.Mika
is celebrating her
anniversary in the business and what a time it has been. She
works not just with seasoned buyers and sellers but first-time buyers too.Mika
recently helped Kristi and Brian Last purchase their first home.
stays on target.
They had a vision for a home with acreage and Mika
wouldn't let them lose sight of it.
"I was very specific about what I wanted and no matter how frustrated I got, Mika
wouldn't let me give up.
works fast yet covers all aspects of the business transaction.Needing help selling multiple properties, Pat Chestnut- a loyal customer, returned to Mika
sold a condominium and a house for us in a very short time.
We are forever indebted to Mika
for helping us fulfill our dream."In response, Mika
adds, "With letters like this, what more can I ask for?"G