GOTTFRIED INTERNATIONAL ESTATES, a leading independent real estate company, is based in Houston and Washington, D.C. with Partners in Mexico, Belize, Europe, the Middle East, and China. We are active in real estate marketing, sales, investment, and development in Texas, Washington, D.C., and in global markets. We support residential, commercial, resort, farm and ranch, and land investments. Bill Gottfried, BROKER and Danielle Gottfried, REALTOR, are the Principals of GOTTFRIED INTERNATIONAL ESTATES and collectively possess over 50 years of real estate marketing, sales, investment, and development experience in U.S. and global markets. Prior to moving to Houston, Bill renovated historic town homes in the Georgetown area of Washington, D.C. Bill and Danielle hold the CIPS, TRC, and CNE Designations. Bill has served as Chairman of the International Committee of the Texas Association of Realtors, Chairman of the International Advisory Group of the Houston Association of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors Presidential Liaison to the United Arab Emirates. He is a Founding Board Member, and an Advisory Board Member, of the Asian Real Estate Association of America, Houston Chapter, and he is a Founding Member of the U.S.-Russia Business Council in Washington, D.C. Bill is a Member of The Army and Navy Club in Washington, D.C. and affiliate clubs in Mexico City, Shanghai, Hong Hong, London, Paris, and Barcelona.