HÔM agent Mike Patakas has made clear and consistent communication the hallmark of his work, and his dedication to ensuring that buyers and sellers are informed at every step has led to tremendous client satisfaction and success. After growing up in Orange County and earning a bachelor's degree in English literature from San Francisco State University, Patakas began his career in real estate finance, where he gained industry expertise and sharp negotiating skills and was frequently recognized as a top sales manager. As a realtor in the highly competitive Palm Springs area, his goal is to earn clients' trust by providing essential information to achieve the best results. He prepares customized property analyses and discusses strategy at critical stages throughout the escrow process, earning him a reputation as a consummate professional with a strong ability to solve problems efficiently and effectively. Along with his wife, HôM agent Maria Patakas, he raises clients' and colleagues' expectations and achieves high levels of service excellence - always delivered with a personal touch.