Mike Pavone has developed a business ethos that centers around exceeding expectations and delivering the highest level of customer service possible. This method to his work ethic has been developed over the years as he has weathered the changing cycles of real estate and come out, always stronger and always growing.
Mike brings a depth of experience in Residential/Condo/Co-op Purchases, Multi-family, 1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges, Estate Sales, First time Homebuyers, downsizing, short sales and bankruptcy’s, and auctions.
He has existing knowledge that extends over the greater Seattle area and the Eastside with home sales to his name from Puget sound to the Sammamish Plateau extending into the smallest neighborhoods like Laurelhurst to Lakemont. Every transaction is important to Mike because it is in each transaction that the client has placed their trust in him. No matter what it is, if it is important to the client, it is important to Mike.
As the Team Lead of Team Pavone and Pavone Properties, Mike is looking to grow the knowledge and values of his team members mentoring capacity and to help them succeed. Paying forward his knowledge and success to those around him drives his motivation.
As a former University of Washington football player, the traits of dedication, strong work ethic, and integrity are all parts of an ethos that remains with me to this day. My drive and determination to realize the extra point translates to a highly competitive and focused approach towards my client’s goals. For my buyers, it’s in achieving their most positive combination of pricing, amenities, and desired location that I draw my success. Being able to turn over a set of keys to your new home requires a game plan, in-depth knowledge of existing conditions, and knowing who the competition is. Being able to successfully read the factors allows me to make your home purchase an overwhelming success.
I started my adult career in public accounting at Ernst & Young as a Certified Public Accountant after achieving a bachelors in accounting and a masters in professional accounting from Washington State and University of Washington, respectively. My passion of helping others and building long lasting relationships is what allows me to continue building a sustainable practice for years to come. Outside of my real estate business, I enjoy the outdoors. Whether it be golfing, hiking, biking, running, skiing, you can find me soaking up the outdoors with every chance I get.
Dedicated, trustworthy, and focused are just a few of the words most often used to describe Joanna Blair. As a real estate broker with Windermere, Joanna serves the greater Bellevue community with a passionate dedication to providing the highest quality services for real estate transactions. She keenly understands the importance of buying and selling real estate, along with the emotions associated with a transaction. Because of her extensive professional background, Joanna can deliver exceptional results securely grounded in customer service excellence.
Joanna is a native of Bellevue, where she was born and raised by a loving family who instilled the highest character and values, grounded in respect and a strong work ethic. She completed her bachelor's degree in communications from Seattle Pacific University. Joanna stayed in the Seattle area and embarked on her professional career, focusing on sales and marketing in the healthcare industry. From working as a senior coronary sales representative at Medtronic to her role as a marketing manager at Bodypoint, she always took on the toughest challenges. She quickly built her skill sets, which have served her well in her current role.
In her free time, she is passionate about teaching yoga and is certified by the Awakened Life School of Yoga in Candidasa, Indonesia. She also enjoys outdoor activities, such as hiking, paddle boarding and skiing. Joanna is especially focused on giving back to her community through volunteer work with Type 1 Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and is on the Bridal Trails Community Club board as a secretary.