Email: lsabelle@TerraNovaGlobal.com
Call Isabelle: 919.344.4866

Isabelle Apel
Broker, REALTOR®

“Work with me today…Own your tomorrow”
Isabelle was born in Paris, France and has lived in many cities around the world including New York, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Milan (Italy), and Moscow (Russia).  After many years of traveling and moving, Isabelle was ready to set down roots and find a place to call home.  The unique combination of big city amenities and small town feel made the Triangle area the perfect choice.  Isabelle lives in Chapel Hill with her 2 children, Emilie and Patrick.  Isabelle is also a certified Pilates Instructor.

Why Isabelle?

Before her real estate career, Isabelle spent a decade working for L’Oreal USA in sales management.  She directed sales representatives throughout New England and taught them the art of sales and negotiation; this experience has proven invaluable in her real estate career.

Isabelle understands how the right house can instantly make a place feel like home.  Whether you are moving from out of town or simply across town, Isabelle will work with you to find the right place to call home.  Home buying has become a complicated process; let Isabelle simplify it for you.

Looking to move?  Isabelle will work with you to get your house sold.  She has a proven track record getting homes listed and SOLD.  You can’t put your life on hold to sell your home; let Isabelle take care of the details so you can move on to the next chapter of your life.

Every client is unique and Isabelle’s needs based approach ensures great care and attention to you and every possible detail. Behind the scenes, Isabelle will advocate and negotiate on your behalf until you get the results you desire.

What do Isabelle’s clients have to say?

“Isabelle is excellent — simply the best of the best. As first time home-buyers who had just moved across the country, my husband and I were put entirely at ease by Isabelle’s mastery of the market and process.” Abby & Dave – First time home buyers in Durham

“She is organized, responsive, and dedicated. She advocated for us on countless occasions and helped us purchase our “forever home.” We are eternally grateful.” Scott & Monica – Relocated from Baltimore to Apex

“Our experience with Isabelle was great. She was very cool, calm and collected (which is a rarity in the real estate world), throughout the entire buying process. Her knowledge and expertise helped make the purchase of our new property very seamless.” Wes & Tania – Purchased an investment property in Durham

“I feel that Isabelle got us the highest price we could have gotten given the condition of the home (as-is.)  She is quick to respond to any question you may have about your real estate transaction.  I would definitely not hesitate to call on Isabelle for any future real estate needs.” Lisa & John– Home Sellers in Chapel Hill

“Isabelle has a unique ability to understand client’s needs. We had very specific requirements which she understood quickly, a quality we had not found in several realtors we attempted to work with.” Vip & Aparna – Purchased a lot to build their forever home in Durham