Patrick Dufour is a vice chairman with Newmark Knight Frank, and leads Newmark Knight Frank’s Central and North Florida team. Mr. Dufour is based in the Tampa office and has a primary market focus on the Central Florida markets including Tampa Bay, Orlando and Sarasota/Bradenton. He is responsible for multifamily brokerage and advisory services and specializes in investment sales, land sales and equity and debt placement.
Mr. Dufour also leads NKF’s Capital Markets group for Central and North Florida, arranging joint venture equity and capital for acquisition and development projects. Since joining Newmark Knight Frank in 2007, Mr. Dufour has been actively involved in the sale of more than $6 billion in multifamily assets throughout Florida.
Prior to joining Newmark Knight Frank, Mr. Dufour managed multiple sales territories for Anderson Merchandisers where he produced $6 million in annual sales revenue and managed more than $1 million in inventory.
Mr. Dufour represented his company’s sales force of 1,500 to Walmart’s Corporate Headquarters, serving as a liaison for corporate clients to record labels, movie studios and book publishers. Mr. Dufour earned a Bachelor degree of Science in economics and a Master degree in real estate, both from the University of Florida.