A French native, Dorothee Ancel started buying and managing real estate properties in France and Spain in 1994, before moving to the United States in 2008. With over three decades of relocations under her belt, 12 moves for her family, as well as several missions of relocation for expats, Dorothee has perfected the art of finding the right home no matter the location or requirements. Efficient and knowledgeable, she understand that buying or selling can be deeply personal and complex. As a result, Dorothee's approach includes true listening, warmth, and bit of French flair. With her outgoing and energetic personality, she helps clients find their dream home and bond with their new community. Whether it is helping clients find a new home, managing tenants who renew year after year, or sharing her real estate insights with individuals in need of guidance, Dorothee is there. What makes her stand out the most is her effective combination of unparalleled common sense and a commitment to reliability. Originally from the Loire Valley, Dorothee lived in many countries before settling in Westport, Connecticut with her husband and three daughters. She has extensive knowledge of the school system both here and in France, having experienced them with her daughters who have successfully graduated from schools, colleges, and graduate schools in the U.S. and Europe. Dorothee enjoys giving back to the community by teaching cultural and language programs to students in the local public schools in Spanish and French. In her free time, she enjoys playing golf with the Women's League in Fairfield, organizing wine tasting benefits for local charities, or volunteering at the Nourish Bridgeport ESL program. Need ideas on what to do in Connecticut? Dorothee is happy to share the best local spots that will help you feel right at home. She holds a Master's Degree in International Purchasing and a Bachelor's Degree in International Business from ESSCA, a French Business School. She is a