Albina was born and raised in the former USSR, in the family of former Soviet top-secret electronics developers and computer programmers. She graduated from a comprehensive school that concentrated on advanced levels of mathematics, physics, chemistry, and computer programming, followed by her graduation from Volgograd College of Economics in Russia and graduation with an accounting major from Southeastern Technical College in the USA. She advanced her education through the University System of Georgia.
Albina moved from Russia to the United States in 1998. She was following her dream to have a family, raise her son, and have her own home and business in the "Land of the Free". In 2001, a perfect opportunity to build a well-known franchised hotel presented to Albina, and in July 2002, she opened the doors of the Microtel Inn and Suites in Brunswick, GA. Soon after, her hotel became a hospitality contractor for the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center. In 2004, Albina's hotel was under contract with the support agencies of the G8 Summit. The Microtel Inn and Suites received recognition from the US Secret Service for providing outstanding hospitality services for such an important event.
In 2005, after having the experience of building and successfully operating, she profitably sold her hotel property. Shortly after the sale, she started studying her favorite business subject, real estate. She got her Broker license for the state of Georgia, Broker Associate license for the state of Florida, opened her own real estate company in the State of Georgia, and became a Florida real estate instructor.
Albina's educational and professional background in economics, accounting, and international trading enables her to thoroughly understand current local, national, and international trends in real estate. She enjoys buying, improving, and maximizing the return on investment of her own properties and helping others achieve their real estate goals. Her own favorite quote that she often says to her customers and clients: "The purchase or sale of real estate is one of life's biggest decisions and should never be taken lightly".
Albina is a loving mother and grandmother, an excellent homemaker, and a home chef. She enjoys creating unique tasting dishes and cakes. She is a lot about fitness, nutrition, and fighting aging research. She loves discovering different beach sites and water activities. She is an avid karaoke singer and elegant ballroom dancer. She is a member of a few ballroom dancing clubs in Georgia and Florida. There is not only about real estate with Abina but about the active, healthy, and happy lifestyle as well!