Area of Specialization:
GTA, Residential, Working with Investors
Born and raised in Brampton and having lived in Mississauga for a number of years, Michael has a deep-rooted love for, and intimate knowledge of, the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). His appreciation and understanding of the nuances, diversity and uniqueness within each area of the GTA separates him as a local-market expert.
Michael studied business strategy and accounting at the Schulich School of Business, York University, before obtaining the Certified Management Accounting designation. While working for a publically traded company as a Senior Manager of Audit, Compliance and Enterprise Risk Management, Michael was heavily involved in business advisory and corporate strategic initiatives which helped to further nurture his leadership attributes and strengthen his business acumen.
As you may have noticed, Michael considers himself a real estate geek. If you are wondering what that is exactly, Michael defines it as:
Real Estate Geek [ɡiːk] n. a person who is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about Real Estate – v. to love, to enjoy, to celebrate, to have an intense passion for; to express interest in; to possess a large amount of knowledge in; to promote.
Michael made an industry leap to real estate to personally assist others in realizing their real estate goals and to satisfy the real estate geek that was burning within. His core strengths have always been understanding the needs of others and building strong, lasting relationships. These core strengths, combined with Michael’s education, professionalism and experience in finance, analytics, marketing, business strategy, and negotiations, positions Michael as a REALTOR® with a unique combination of skills and attributes.
Having played organized soccer for many years, Michael learned at a young age that winning is a result of trust, drive, hard work, collaboration, and coaching. He transfers these traits and characteristics into his business and coaches his clients through the buying and selling process, turning what could be a frightful and overwhelming experience into an exciting and enjoyable one. Clients appreciate that his guidance is always supported by data, intimate market knowledge and experience.
Michael’s commitment to his clients and his business can be summarized by three words that he lives and breathes on a daily basis:
Passion, Dedication, Expertise.