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A Fort Lauderdale native, Chad Whitaker has a broad-ranging knowledge of the city’s real estate market. His involvement in Fort Lauderdale real estate began in 1996, and he co-founded the real estate firm Whitaker Realty with his father, Steve Whitaker, in 2001.  Since then Chad has dominated the high-end residential market in East Fort Lauderdale. Year to date in 2016, he has achieved more than $15 million in sales. 

Chad Whitaker graduated from Fort Lauderdale’s St. Thomas Aquinas high school, where he was a two-time All American in baseball, which led to a 6-year career with the Cleveland Indians. He currently resides in Rio Vista. His commitment to the community and passion for the profession make him a leading authority in the South Florida real estate market.