About

Finding the perfect home is a serious challenge and Alina Pogorelova knows that being an excellent real estate advisor takes more than just an understanding of the market – it also requires an understanding of the unique needs of each client she represents. Her combination of commitment, objectivity, communication skills and experience ensures that all of her clients experience outstanding results.

With a successful track record, aided by her degree in business management and finance, Alina works closely with investors and provides the first-hand experience and information that is invaluable when finding the perfect primary home or pied-a-terre. She is experienced in providing the landing services and specialized accommodations that top-tier international clients expect. Alina has a thorough understanding of the needs, expectations and unique challenges of luxury multi-residency ownership. She is a resident of both New York City and Miami, where she owns and manages residential and commercial properties.

Born in Russia and raised in New York, Alina is fluent in English and Russian. She frequently takes on major roles in high-profile projects and has extensive experience in project management for home renovations. In addition to her impressive skill-set, Alina has experience working with international clients primarily from Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and the surrounding regions. Being an active supporter of the Russian community, Alina works closely with the Russian American Foundation as a part of annual Russian Heritage Month. The RAF promotes economic, social development, culture and well-being within the Russian-speaking community in New York and the greater United States.

Alina joined Engel & Völkers after several years at another top New York real estate firm. Prior to her career in real estate, Alina was the Chief Operations Manager of an international company specializing in high-end luxury kitchen appliances. In this position, she traveled extensively throughout the United States and Europe working as a liaison with architects, designers, builders, interior decorators and other professionals involved in home construction and remodeling.