A Laguna Beach native, Mahlia has been with The Smith Group since 2012 after a successful career in the global corporate hospitality industry.
Passionate for local knowledge and full of optimistic enthusiasm, Mahlia’s adept communication skills help her target and execute client’s real estate needs. With over $100mm in closed transactions, her experience includes assisting buyers and sellers throughout coastal Orange County.
A graduate of University of California, Santa Barbara, she holds a B.A. in Global Studies and brings an international perspective and heightened sense of customer service to the ever-changing real estate industry.
Mahlia resides in southern Orange County with her husband, son and rescue pup. Her personal passions include travel, sustainability and the great outdoors.
"Mahlia is very professional, prompt, and detailed! Absolutely amazing to work with and highly recommended. She sat down with me and explained the entire home buying process to begin with. She was available within hours of my requests to see homes and was personally involved and proactive in assisting me with buying my first home."
Buyer | San Clemente, California
"Mahlia was a joy to work with. She made long distance house buying as easy as it could have been. She gave me as much time as I needed and provided knowledge and energy that couldn't have been improved upon."
Bought a Single Family home in 2017 in Dana Point, CA.