She discovered the importance of building trusting relationships with those around her.
A true Kama’aina, Christina Laney Mitre has a great appreciation of Hawaii and its beauty, as well as the desire to help others find their way through life. She views real estate as representing a fundamental source of security and support to help people achieve both stability and happiness.
A graduate of Whittier College with a BA in Business Administration and an emphasis in International Business, Christina initially worked for the Salvation Army in Los Angeles assisting underprivileged youth in South Central LA. She returned to Hawaii in 2003 as a VIP concierge for a five-star resort on Maui where she developed a true understanding of exceptional service standards for her clients. She was also one of the founding members of the Hawaii Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professional Program. Over the years, she has served as their YP Events Chair, Ambassador, Ambassador Trainer, and Steering Committee Member.
Christina takes great pride in working alongside her loving mother and mentor, Yumi Laney, a top real estate professional for over 40 years. Together, they started a Senior Concierge Program that continues at Elite Pacific Properties. She also served as the sales manager of one of Kaka’ako’s new affordable housing projects with two state agencies. She sits on the Catholic Charities of Hawaii’s Board of Directors and is the Chair of the HBR East Oahu Region. Christina is also a founding Charter Member of the Eco-Rotary Club of Kakaako, While Christina’s main focus remains on her brokerage clients, she has also launched her non-profit project of creating a sustainable awareness hub for the State of Hawaii and its people. Smart Living Hawaii (www.SmartLivingHi.org) is centered around Hawaii’s sustainable sectors: Energy, Environment, Agriculture, Housing, and Culture. Having earned her NAR GREEN designation, Christina hosts podcasts, is involved with blogs, vlogs, social media, events, and more!