A gifted negotiator, staunch client advocate, and top-producing Realtor®, U.S. Army veteran Shirmel Gumbs-Heyliger has made her mark on the Houston real estate market. Recognized as a consistent multimillion-dollar top producer, Shirmel’s numerous accolades include a 2020 Houston Black Real Estate Association Top 20 designation and the Houston Association of Realtors® Young Professionals Network 20 Under 40 Award. She was also a finalist for the Greater Houston Builder Association Realtor® of the Year award in 2020 and 2021.
Shirmel uses her far-reaching knowledge of Houston’s dynamic real estate market to expertly guide her clients through the often-complicated process of buying or selling property. She understands that a real estate deal is one of the most significant financial transactions in a person’s lifetime and works diligently to improve her clients’ quality of life, positioning them to build wealth by advocating for their best interests first.
Shirmel specializes in buying, selling, and leasing throughout Houston and the surrounding areas. Approachable, creative, and highly ethical, she is the consummate professional, always willing to do whatever it takes to help her clients achieve winning results. To ensure she does so, Shirmel is certified to work with military personnel and new home construction; she is also an Accredited Buyer’s Representative and luxury home specialist.
Outside of real estate, Shirmel loves to travel, cook, and spend time with her husband and three children. She is an avid supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project and loves running an annual Toys for Tots drive for disadvantaged children in partnership with Houston Children’s Charity and the U.S. Marine Corp. Shirmel also provides annual educational scholarships to Humble Independent School District seniors.