Gisela was raised in Germany, her parents owned a restaurant, and early on, she learned that excellent customer service is very important to achieve repeat customers and clients.
1992 Gisela moved to Orlando, Florida. Went to school and Graduated in the Travel&Tourism Industry. She was the Central Florida Representative for one of the major incoming tour operators.
During that time, Gisela worked towards her real estate license at the local community college and completed her state licensing requirements 1994. For nearly 7 years, Gisela worked with Premier Realty & Management, learning every detail of resort properties sales, property management, and short-term rentals.
2001 Gisela joined RE/MAX Properties SWII and was a strong part of an excellent team of professionals. Since the bginning of 2009, Gisela is part of the fastest growing real estate office in the nation, Charles Rutenberg Realty of Orlando which bases it’s core principles on Integrity, Service, Accountability & Professional Ethics. Other office locations can be found in Clearwater, Ft Lauderdale, Chicago, Long Island and Manhatten.
Since the beginning of her real estate career, she focused on continued education to become the trusted advisor her clients were looking for. A licensed Broker Associate and licensed Mortgage Broker as well as specific additional designations for this particular real estate nitch market, see CIPS and RSPS below.
There is no substitute for experience and knowledge!
Certifications and Recognitions
ABR Accredited Buyers Representative
CIPS Certified International Property Specialist
GRI Graduate REALTOR Institute
RSPS Resort and Second Home Specialist
CLHMS Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist
Certified Brian Buffini Mentor
CFS Certified Foreclosure Specialist
TRC Transnational Referral Certification
Re/max Hall of Fame 2006
Re/max Platinum Club Award 2006
Re/max Chairman’s Club Award for 2005
Re/max Platinum Club Award for 2003 and 2004
Re/max 100% Club for 2002 and 2007
Re/max Executive Club 2001
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|address||933 Lee Rd. Ste. 300|
Orlando, FL 32810
- Charles Rutenberg Realty
- 933 Lee Road, Suite 300, Orlando, Fl 32810
Designations & Awards
ABR, CIPS, CLHMS, E-PRO, RSPS, IRES
Hall of Fame
Gisela is a very competent real estate agent in the Orlando market. She was patient with us in our process of purchasing an investment home and helped us complete a purchase of a home that is working out very well for us.
Gisela Smith was extremely helpful and patient. She knew our interests and set up visits for us accordingly. She was a delight to work with and we would definitely love to work with her again with buying future homes. We highly recommend Gisela!
My wife & I have worked with Gisela Smith both to buy and to sell a home in Kissimmee, Florida. She was able to help in negotiating a great sales price In our last transaction and effectively dealt with answering questions that arose during the home… (more)