8/31/2007 - Mike Miller Featured In Citizen-Times
Meet Your Neighbor
Name: Mike Miller.
Place of residence: Beaverdam.
Occupation: Owner of Town and Mountain Realty.
Family: Wife, Joy Lovoy; daughters, Leah, 22, and Sophie, 20.
What he does: Lists and sells houses. Manages and trains an office of 35 real estate agents. Involved in a membership drive for Blue Ridge Forever, a land conservancy organization in Western North Carolina.
Years doing what he does: 22.
Currently reading: Stephen Ambrose histories.
Quote: "I don't see myself as a sales person, I see myself as a counselor who assists people in major life decisions. I thoroughly enjoy the one-on-one contact with people. I like working with the agents here. We've become a big family."
Community quote: "I think Asheville is just a really friendly place. It's still small enough to have that small town feel, and yet it's sophisticated enough to offer a lot of things that much larger cities offer. The music scene is awfully good."
Compiled by Clarke Morrison