As Principal in Marina Investments Group and Senior Vice President of Stiles Realty, Julie Fisher Berry specializes in the acquisition and disposition of signature marinas, waterfront resort properties, and mega-yacht facilities. Having closed over $350 million in recent marine-related properties and more than $2 billion of commercial property transactions throughout her career, Julie has developed a reputation as the marine industry’s authority for real estate brokerage. Her recent transactions include the direct sale of Lauderdale Marine Center, the largest marina and boatyard in the United States, Bradford Marine, a notable marina and yacht club, an oceanfront resort with a marina in the Florida Keys and others.
Julie is committed to delivering her clients complete property solutions including marketing and asset repositioning, due diligence, assisting in environmental regulations and resolving financial and physical issues to successfully complete a transaction. As a dedicated representative of marine property owners and investors, Julie offers a keen insight into market trends and conditions which allows her to be a valuable consultant to her clients.
With more than 25 years of commercial brokerage experience, Julie has developed a powerful database of off market properties and marina investors. She is credited with the completion of numerous complicated marine and waterfront resort transactions. Her skill with complex and confidential transactions allows her to serve her clients with in-depth knowledge and experience, providing value to each assignment. Julie’s dedication and tenacious approach to transactions has resulted in long-term domestic and global relationships with property owners and investors.
Julie is invested in the success of the marine community and works with a variety of marine and yachting industry organizations to promote continued growth. Julie is an active board member of Marina Industries Association of South Florida working on advocacy and membership. She is also on the board of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Broward County serving on the Yacht Rendezvous committee. Memberships include the Association of Marine Industries, U.S. Superyacht Association, International Yacht Broker’s Association and more. Julie keeps current with issues, regulations and trends in the marine and yachting world. She currently resides in the Yachting Capital of the World, Fort Lauderdale, where she is an avid boater, ocean lover and water sports enthusiast.