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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (October 24, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, announced that their exclusive listing, a Las Olas Isles mansion owned by celebrated mystery author Jilliane Hoffman and her husband Richard Hoffman, is newly priced at $3,599,000.

Hoffman, an international best- selling author of legal and psychological suspense novels, penned some of her most acclaimed works at the tranquil 8,273 square-foot, Mediterranean, waterfront estate, including her most recent, a C.J. Townsend thriller, the fourth in her popular Retribution series.

The Palm Beach-inspired, five bedroom, five full and one half bathroom, three car garage estate is idyllically located in Fort Lauderdale’s prestigious Las Olas Isles neighborhood at 517 Isle of Palms Drive.

“One of this home’s fabulous offerings is the 100’ of deepwater dockage, the perfect length to berth a private yacht or luxury sailboat,” said Jill Johns, Global Real Estate Portfolio Advisor, Waterfront Specialist with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty and partner of DND Associates. “This listing will undoubtedly grab the attention of many boating enthusiasts during the upcoming Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.”

The stylish two-story foyer is punctuated with dual staircases, floor-to-ceiling windows and sixteen unique sets of French doors opening to expansive vistas of the gorgeous waterways. The residence boasts a master ensuite featuring a spa-worthy sunken tub and seamlessly connects to an expansive balcony the length of the entire house, a gorgeous junior master-suite, home office, wine room and high definition home theater with base shaker seating. The elegantly appointed exterior is punctuated with a stunning resort-style pool, hot tub, splash pool, covered loggia and outdoor kitchen, ideal for grand scale entertaining or relaxation.

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty
DND Associates has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands.
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FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (October 12, 2017) – In culinary circles there is a true art to pairing select foods with the perfect wine. A great combination, creates the optimal balance between the flavors of a dish and the characteristics of a fine wine. The same fundamentals of balance and harmony apply when pairing waterfront real estate with the proper boat or yacht.

For DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is primetime to showcase its portfolio of luxury waterfront homes properties. FLIBS, the largest in-water boat show in the world, takes place Nov 1-5, 2017 and attracts a global audience of 100,000 boating and yachting enthusiasts.

“The local luxury real estate market has a symbiotic relationship with the yachting community,” said Dennis Stevick, senior vice president and broker associate of ONE Sotheby’s and founding partner of DND Associates. “Many of our exclusive listings are idyllically situated along Fort Lauderdale’s 165 miles of scenic, navigable waterways so it is a fabulous opportunity to bring our listings to life and showcase the area’s intrinsic boating lifestyle.”

Approximately 75 percent of DND’s exclusive listings are located on the water, ranging from 40 feet to as much as 500 feet of direct waterfront. Many listings have deepwater dockage and are idyllically located on primary waterways, minutes to the inlets with direct ocean access.

Boats on display at 2017 FLIBSDND Associates’ Waterfront Homes
Sophistication and elegance
257 foot $108 million superyacht$32 million Manse with 500’ waterfront

Timeless Classics
Mahogany commuter style yacht4.3 Historic estate with 130’ waterfront

Sleek and Modern
Pearl Yachts - P80New Construction on 80’ deepwater $3.5 million

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty
has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands.
dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (October 6, 2017) – DND Associates loves referrals. Whether from satisfied clients, real estate industry or business associates, friends, neighbors or family members, referrals contribute significantly to its success and continued growth.

“Professional recommendations are invaluable in our line of business and we are always humbled to receive a testimonial,” said Jill Johns, Global Real Estate Portfolio Advisor, Waterfront Specialist with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty and partner of DND Associates. “We understand how meaningful a personal referral can be and are always happy to connect DND’s clients with our stable of trusted contacts, whether they are looking for a reliable contractor, a mortgage broker or one of our global Realtor colleagues.”

The DND team has lived and worked in Fort Lauderdale for the past 25 years and takes pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about the area’s most desirable neighborhoods and estate properties. With this knowledge and with a passion for the city they call home, DND Associates has earned a reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s premier luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists. This track record of success, combined with the highest level of professionalism and integrity for all clients, enables DND to generate consistent referrals.

DND Associates cultivates relationships and business leads with a two-pronged approach: maintaining local prominence, combined with its Sotheby’s International Realty® affiliation, a respected luxury real estate network, consisting of brokerages in 63 countries and over 18,800 sales associates.

Additionally, the DND team continually networks, creating new contacts throughout the South Florida community while leveraging its longstanding relationships with its network of real estate professionals locally, nationally and internationally to help clients sell their properties or find the perfect new home.
Whether interested in either buying or selling a property, locally or anywhere in the world, DND Associates would be delighted to offer their expertise. Call 954-592-2277, visit dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (September 19, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, announced another exclusive listing, a $3.5 million new construction, modern stunner.

Positioned on an expansive 10,500 square-foot lot in Fort Lauderdale’s prestigious Coral Ridge neighborhood, construction is already vertical, with a projected completion date of Spring, 2018.

“This residence is a quintessential example of the next generation of contemporary design,” said Dale Atkins, estate agent and portfolio advisor with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty and founding partner of DND Associates. “Every well-appointed detail reflects the meticulous approach of the talented design team and the open floor plans offer breathtaking views from every room.”


The well-appointed, 6,300+ square-foot architectural marvel has five airy bedrooms with gorgeous views from full length glass walls, a bonus room, five full and one half bathrooms and a two car garage. A distinctive feature of the design-inspired residence is the lush grass-covered, spacious patio off the second level master suite which offers the true embodiment of indoor-outdoor living, perfect for a relaxing day of lounging or star gazing.

The exquisitely landscaped exterior features a spa-worthy infinity pool, sunken hot tub and an expansive terrace with plentiful shade provided by covered balconies and porches. A major selling point is the property’s prime 80’ of deepwater capped off with a brand new seawall and dock.

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands. dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (September 1, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, announced another exclusive listing, a modern, Key West style, smart home.

Listed for $4,900,000, the Coastal Contemporary residence is located at 2894 NE 26th Street in Fort Lauderdale’s Coral Ridge neighborhood. The artfully elegant, 6,100 square-foot, tri-level residence has five spacious ensuite bedrooms, a bonus room, four full and two half bathrooms and a three car garage. The beautifully designed two-story foyer transitions into the living, dining and family rooms, offering majestic waterfront views.

Idyllically situated just one lot from the point, the home offers sought-after, southeastern exposure with prevailing tropical winds year-round and stunning Intracoastal and wide-canal views. Protected dockage and boatlift along 120' of deep waterfront are perfectly suited for boating enthusiasts. Additional exterior amenities include a resort-style beach entry infinity pool, spa, gazebo and summer kitchen with bar, generator included.



The sophisticated and classic style rivals any Coastal-Contemporary home in South Florida. With interactive, smart technology employed throughout, a favorite gathering spot is the modern, gourmet chef’s kitchen with striking custom cabinetry, ample seating, an expansive center island and a gas range.

Exquisite finishings are embodied throughout the residence and comprise rich hardwood flooring, a private elevator, luxury custom window treatments, a grand fireplace and first and second floor master suites with expansive balconies and loggias.

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands. dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (August 22, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, has a well-deserved reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s premier luxury residential real estate specialists. The team has successfully developed a niche by representing a diverse collection of homes in numerous architectural styles and at varying price points, from $500,000 through $32 million.

DND has a vast amount of experience successfully marketing and selling a diversity of luxury residences:
• Mediterranean Waterfront Properties
• New Construction Spec Homes
• Coastal Contemporary Residences
• Significant Historic Estates
• Modern Houses and Townhomes
• Penthouse Condominiums
• Hollywood Glamour Estates
• Key West and Colonial Homes
• Country Club Golf Communities
• Downtown and Beachfront Highrises

With the upmost respect for privacy and the highest level of discretion we represent private residences on behalf of:
• Celebrities
• International business icons
• Professional athletes
• Best-selling authors
• Ultra-high-net-worth individuals

The one thing each listing has in common is the focus and dedication from a talented and experienced team of real estate professionals who impeccably serve each client. This is evident by how each home is uniquely marketed and effectively sold.

After creating a customized marketing plan to promote each home, DND actively implements the strategy to create a meaningful impact and reach the maximum amount of qualified prospective buyers.

We target our network of local contacts and long-standing relationships in the real estate industry and community, our influential Public Relations agencies publicize our exclusive properties through credible news sources to generate a buzz and we fully utilize the global reputation and marketing prowess of ONE Sotheby’s.

We specialize in Fort Lauderdale’s most desirable neighborhoods:
• Rio Vista
• Harbor Beach
• The Landings,/Bay Colony
• Coral Ridge Country Club
• Coral Ridge
• Las Olas/Seven Isles
• Fort Lauderdale Beach
• Victoria Park
• Sunrise Intracoastal
• Bermuda Riviera
• Dolphin Isles
• Surrounding areas

DND has consistently generated $30 - $80 million in sales volume annually and ranks in the top 1% of Realtors nationally and in the top 1% of Realtors in both Fort Lauderdale and Broward County.

All three principals at DND Associates Dennis Stevick, Dale Atkins and Jill Johns, live, work and give back to the city they call home. Their passion and pride for the area shines through, offering clients an insider's perspective on the most exclusive estate properties.

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty
DND Associates has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands. http://www.dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (August 10, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, announced another exclusive listing, a stately Colonial-inspired estate with stunning views of Lake Santa Barbara. Listed for $1,995,000 the beautifully renovated, 5,100+ square-foot home is located at 2586 SE 8th Street in Pompano Beach.

The sprawling five bedroom, four full and one half bathroom residence is idyllically situated on a 13,000 square-foot lot with 100' of direct Intracoastal waterfrontage and tucked away on a cul-de-sac street. The well-appointed home features an impressive foyer accentuated with a winding staircase, upgraded kitchen, home office, formal dining and living rooms, an expansive loggia and a two car garage. A first floor bonus, ensuite room, separate from the house, provides an additional layer of privacy for guests.

“This private Intracoastal residence features beautiful wide water vistas with an enjoyable parade of passing boats,” said Dennis Stevick, senior vice president and broker associate of ONE Sotheby’s and founding partner of DND Associates. “Situated in Pompano Beach, one of the fastest growing areas of Broward County, this home is a great value.”

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty
DND Associates has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands. http://www.dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (August 7, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, announced another premier listing, a magnificent $32 million Coastal-inspired mansion. Located at 1600 Ponce de Leon Drive in Fort Lauderdale’s prestigious Rio Vista neighborhood, the listing is currently the priciest home on the market in the city.

The newly redesigned, beautifully crafted, 16,022-square-foot home features eight bedrooms, each generously sized with en-suites and walk-in closets, and 11 bathrooms. Additional features include two private, gated entrances, an exquisite home office, media room, second-floor library, workshop, wine cellar, elevator, a six-car garage and a distinguished club room.

Positioned on a coveted point lot, the mansion boasts 500 feet of south-after water frontage with a private and protected berth and ample dockage for a megayacht along Fort Lauderdale’s majestic New River, offering convenient direct access to the Intracoastal and inlet to the Atlantic Ocean.

The pristine property is also situated on one of the largest parcels in the city with two acres of immaculately landscaped gardens and grounds designed by famed landscape architect, Raymond Jungles.

“Millions of dollars were spent on the expansive grounds alone,” said Dale Atkins, estate agent and portfolio advisor with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty and founding partner of DND Associates. “The enchanting landscaping features mature trees, orchids, Spanish moss and a variety of native plants surrounding the estate.”

Designed with entertaining in mind, the sprawling floorplan opens up to 5,000 square-feet of terraces, with many of the ground-floor rooms leading to the inviting outdoor space.

The property also features a 3,200 square-foot, two-story guest house. The secluded, freestanding home boasts a one-bedroom ground floor captain’s quarters with en suite and on the second level are two bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms, complete with a private terrace and full kitchen with SubZero appliances.

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty
DND Associates has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands. http://www.dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (July 28, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, announced another exclusive listing, an exquisite three-story, deepwater, corner townhome. Listed for $649,000 the residence is located at 3010 NE 49th Street in Fort Lauderdale’s prestigious Coral Ridge County Club.

The renovated 2,350 square-foot luxury property includes two spacious bedrooms, bonus and storage room, two full and one half bathrooms, a two car garage and convenient dockage for a 32-foot boat. The home is beautifully redesigned with a custom staircase, marble flooring with exquisite inlays, floor-to-ceiling windows, plantation shutters and crown moldings.

“This waterfront residence is in immaculate condition and centrally located in one of Fort Lauderdale’s most sought-after neighborhoods, Coral Ridge Country Club,” said Jill Johns, Global Real Estate Portfolio Advisor, Waterfront Specialist with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty and partner of DND Associates. “Another bonus, it is in close proximity to the beach, fabulous restaurants and boutique shopping.”

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty
DND Associates has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands. dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (July 24, 2017) – DND Associates, Fort Lauderdale’s top luxury real estate team affiliated with ONE Sotheby's International Realty, announced another exclusive listing, the historic Needham Estate. Located at 828 SE 4th Street in Fort Lauderdale’s Collee Hammock neighborhood is listed for $4,299,900.

Built in 1925, the 6,500 square-foot residence was designed by acclaimed architect Francis Luis Abreu and originally built for John Wesley Needham, the first manager of the Broward Hotel. At the time it was one of only five houses built on the New River.

“This estate is truly historic. In addition to the Needhams, it was owned by Sheriff Walter Clark of the Kefauver hearing fame who hosted dignitaries such as Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill,” said Dennis Stevick, senior vice president and broker associate with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty and founding partner of DND Associates. “In later years, the home served as the John Robert Powers Modeling School and Gorton College, a finishing school for girls.”

The magnificent Mediterranean Revival estate has a striking gated entrance and is surrounded by stone walls, idyllically situated on almost 17,000 square-feet of lush landscaped grounds and expansive courtyard and 130’+/- of waterfrontage along the New River.

The four bedroom, four full and one half bathroom, two car garage estate includes all of the well-preserved, original features such as the wrought-iron stairway banisters, handmade Cuban tile floors, Pecky Cypress ceilings in the family room and beveled glass in impressive floor-to-ceiling doors in the living room.

DND Associates of ONE Sotheby's International Realty
DND Associates has earned our reputation as Fort Lauderdale’s luxury residential and waterfront real estate specialists by providing the highest level of personalized service to clients who wish to either purchase or sell their home or condominium. We take pride in delivering an unparalleled level of knowledge about South Florida’s most desirable neighborhoods and properties. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our affiliation with the prestigious Sotheby’s International Realty family, one of the world’s most respected brands. dndfloridahomesbythesea.com or email info@dndFloridaHomesByTheSea.com

 

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