Irina brings energy, business savvy and a strong work ethic to her profession. As a key member of the Shirley Hackel team, she is diligent and thorough. She is particularly adept at guiding first time buyers and non-NYC residents through the complex process of a transaction and will happily help with details even after closing. Fluent in English, Russian and conversational Chinese, Irina provides local and international clients with the critical data and detailed market analysis needed to make informed decisions regarding purchases, sales and investments.
Born and raised in Russia, she received a BA in Foreign Languages from Ussuriisk State Pedagogical University and spent time living and teaching in China.
Own a Piece of Paradise on the Picturesque Montenegro Coast
Here's an affordable overseas investment for a vacation paradise surrounded by sea and mountains. Located in the popular resort city of Montenegro in the coastal town of Bijela, this lovely 3-story cottage is situated on the Bay Kotor on the Adriatic in walking distance to an active deep water marina of super yachts. Comprising over 3,500 sq. ft. (330 sq. meters), the house is ideally situated in the first row of houses nearest to the beach and features a beautiful 5,650 sq. ft (525 sq. meters) garden planted with grape vines and olive and fruit trees of figs, mandarins, kiwis, pears and lemons. Currently the first floor is owner occupied, and the second and third floors are used as a mini hotel. The house may be converted to a single family residence or yoga retreat for up to 16 guests. Handsome hardwood floors of natural ash run throughout. Water is sourced from a natural well. There are direct views of the waterfront, distant mountains and the city of Tivat. Nearby new residential developments are attracting increasing numbers of investors and inspiring visitors from around the world with a blend of authentic Montenegro and fresh options for retail, dining, leisure and sports facilities.