Shelly Born and raised in England, is liked, respected and trusted by colleagues and clients alike..so much so that FIVE fellow Realtors have listed their OWN properties with her! Graduating in the top 5% of her class with a BSc (HONS) in Psychology, Shelly spent a year traveling in 1997 and never returned to England. After living in Spain, France and Barbados and working in the hotel industry, Miami became home in 1999. Shelly obtained her real estate license in 2006 and her brokers license immediately after, finishing top of her class in both cases. In it's first year of operation, Shelly's real estate company, Papillon Real Estate, LLC, was a finalist in the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce for 'Business of the Year'. Papillon Real Estate beat the local competition to become the exclusive brokerage firm representing and consulting a developer on a 1200 acre equestrian community in Sebring, Florida. As Shelly's international client base grew, she saw the importance of a comapny having international ties . This Realization that global exposure is instrumental in today's market, led Shelly to join the only true international real estate company, ONE Sotheby's International Realty, in December 2010, as a Broker-Associate. In Shelly's nine plus years experience as a full time agent , she has handled many different kinds of residential and commercial real estate, from 12,000 acre communities, to multi million dollar famed landmarks. Shelly's extensive array of transactions, worldwide connections, extensive marketing, European finesse and refined approach, make her the ideal choice as your agent from the leading brokerage in South Florida.