Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis, MIASF CEO Phil Purcel, Starmark International CEO Peggy Nordeen and Walter Duke + Partners CEO Walter B. Duke, III, MAI, CCIM Fort Lauderdale, FL – The Marine Industries of South Florida (MIASF) announced the re-appointment of Walter B. Duke, III, to the Board of Directors. “I am honored to be re-elected to a second term … Read More
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the “Yachting Capital of the World” will host the 56th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on Nov 5-Nov 9, 2015. Show exhibits range from yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts. A wide variety of boats and sea vessels will be on display including runabouts, sportfishers, high performance boats, center consoles, cabin cruisers, flats … Read More
Given that the current recovery may last two or three more years, it’s an important window of time to apply the market specific considerations noted above in evaluating the sale of any marina. Make all assessments in a frank manner and consider retaining an experienced third party to verify data and conclusions. It’s also essential to evaluate the risk of facing another potential down cycle given each person’s unique financial situation, health/age, and personal/professional goals.
By: Commissioner Walter B. Duke, III Dania Beach is truly a marine city. It is nestled in the shadow of a major seaport, accessible to the Atlantic Ocean by miles of navigable waterways and home to a wide variety of marine related businesses and activities both large and small. From its humble beginnings in Port Laudania to its current status … Read More
Dredging of Dania Cut Off Canal Spurs Economic Growth to Dania Beach and Broward County By Walter Duke, Commissioner of Dania Beach The marine industry business sector is one of the top economic sectors in Broward County currently generating an economic output of $4.4 billion per year, $975 million in wages, 21,111 jobs and $178.3 million in taxes (per FIND’s … Read More