Born and raised in South Florida, Diane Bekkedam has a deep understanding of the local luxury real estate market and the drive for excellence that makes buying or selling a home a stress-free and enjoyable process. “I am always grateful to be a part of this process with my clients,” says Diane. “Finding a property that both fits with and enhances my clients’ lifestyle and ultimately makes a house into a home, is the driving force behind my dedication to make their goals a reality.”
Beginning her career in 1991 in the Title sector, Diane has worked across several aspects of the real estate industry and has more than 18 years’ experience and a comprehensive knowledge of the industry from the inside out. Beginning her career as a title processor, Diane quickly ascended to Broward County Manager for a nationwide title company. Moving into the mortgage sector, she began working as a Mortgage Broker specializing in jumbo and foreign national loans for high net worth clients. Finding success, she earned her real estate license and her sales career among the gorgeous waterfront properties of East Fort Lauderdale. With thousands of successful closings, Diane has built both an impressive track record and a superb reputation as an honest, knowledgeable and driven professional who always goes the extra mile.
Today, Diane works with buyers, sellers and investors across all property types across South Florida with a special focus on the areas of Palm Beach Gardens, Jupiter, Tequesta and Hobe Sound.
Born in Miami, Diane has spent most of her life living in the Fort Lauderdale area and is the daughter of a WW2 veteran and Miami-Dade firefighter who, at 93, still competes in marathons and Spartan races. After attending college in Brevard, NC and Broward College in Davie, FL, Diane married and began her family. Mom to three grown children, stepmom to three more and pet mom to two dogs and a cat, Diane’s home is filled with love and adventure. She enjoys horseback riding, snow skiing, scuba diving, fitness, food and wine, outdoor sports and nature. Diane also enjoys working with local animal charities and dog rescues including the Big Dog Ranch Rescue. She proudly donates a portion of each commission check to the organization.