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Owner/Broker Nina Michael
885 Supreme Court
Las Cruces, NM 88007

Get to Know Nina Michael, an Experienced Realtor

Nina is a native of New Mexico and Las Cruces has been her home for the past 25 years and counting.

Her business is founded on the principles of integrity, honesty, and reliability. She is a hardworking and tech-savvy realtor. Nina works for you, and her bottom line involves making you happy.

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For Nina Michael, being successful in rural real estate is all about doing what she was born to do.

Born into a ranching family in Grants, New Mexico. Former owner of a small herd and assisted in the management of an additional 200 head, She's been a competitive team roper for the past 40 years and has owned, trained and sold roping quarter horses throughout her life. Owner/builder of numerous personal horse properties. All of which provides a great understanding of the wants and needs of horse and ranch property buyers and sellers.

Nina was first licensed in 1993 and in 2007 became a Qualifying Broker. Prior to real estate she had a five year career in Dentistry. She is the very proud Mother to Cassey Elliott and Ashley Parkey who have blessed her with five beautiful grandchildren.

Nina's transactional expertise includes the involvement in complex water and mineral rights, range management, oil leases within the BLM and deeded sections of Northern New Mexico, BLM, US Forest and State ranching leases and irrigation rights in New Mexico and Colorado. The listing and selling of Residential homes and vacant land has been a constant throughout her career. Nina has a wealth of experience in the home building process. A high percentage of her home buyers that, through her guidance transition to a custom home build project with a licensed home builder on her team of partners. Her goal is to always assist her clients in fulfilling their dreams whether it is locating an existing home to purchase or building.

She attributes her successful career to her vast marketing and advertising strategies, partners, market knowledge, exclusive contact base and the true passion for real estate.

An active member of New Mexico Cattle Growers Association. A recipient of the GMAC 2009 Premier Service Diamond Award, 2015 RE/MAX Executive Club and Certificate of Excellence, 2015 #7 in the entire RE/MAX Southwest Region and 2016 RE/MAX 100% Club.
At the end of the day what matters most to Nina is developing a caring, trusting relationship with each and every client and becoming that client’s realtor for life!

A Seasoned Real Estate Professional

With more than 25 years of experience, Nina is confident that she can help you fulfill your real estate goals. Her time in the industry has enabled her to build a team of skilled professionals that include mortgage lenders, home inspectors, and a reliable handyman.

A Passion for Construction

Nina Michael is passionate about building and remodeling. She is more than capable of walking clients through the construction process from start to finish. In case you can’t find what you’re looking for on the market, Nina and her team will build it for you.


Her most recent project was the completion of her personal horse property—a 2,200 sq. ft. industrial modern home with a rammed earth four-stall barn. The property is situated on 2.5 acres of land. In addition, she has built three other homes and has completed four remodels.

Nina’s Hobbies

In her spare time, Nina is a horse enthusiast and team roper. She also has a family ranching background. At one time, she helped manage a 200-head cow/calf operation in Northern New Mexico and owned a herd of cattle.


She understands the horse industry quite well. Nina leverages her personal experience to guide clients who are interested in ranch and horse properties.

Family Life

Nina Michael has two daughters, Cassey Elliott and Ashley Parkey who have both launched their real estate careers.  She is very proud of her five grandchildren: Brody, Caden, Ryan, Callan, and Willow Joy.


Contact Nina

Get in touch with Nina for all your real estate needs and be sure to ask for a market analysis on your property!