Michael Wekerle

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2014

    Michael Wekerle, Financial Wild Man and Reality-TV Star, Scoops Up Anheuser-Busch Mansion

    Tucked on the Intracoastal, the Anheuser-Busch estate is one of the snazzier stacks of historic brick in Fort Lauderdale. Built by America's first family of beer in 1938 by world-class designer Francis Abreu, the six-bedroom Spanish-style villa spreads out over 12,533 square feet of waterfront prope ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Foreclosure Heartbreak on Fort Lauderdale Beach

    For a decade, Scarlett Rabalais has owned and operated the little Ask Me Inn on Fort Lauderdale Beach. The Ask Me Inn​And during that time, she has accumulated a lot of loyal and adoring guests who rave about her hospitality and attention to detail. One guest wrote in a review of Rabalais, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    The Wek Shall Inherit Fort Lauderdale Beach?

    The Wek is buying up Fort Lauderdale Beach. Who is The Wek? Wekerle​It's Canadian trader Michael Wekerle, who owns a winter home in Fort Lauderdale. He's a veritable legend on Canadian trading floors, a true financial animal. You can read all about him here. Then you have Swedish he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2011

    International Investors Buy Up a Swath of Fort Lauderdale Beach

    The B Ocean on Sunrise and A1A​Ever wish there were more establishments on Fort Lauderdale beach than just swanky resorts, cut-rate motels, and those shops that sell "FBI: Female Body Inspector" shirts and mysteriously manage to stay in business?Two international hedge-fund managers are here to he ... More >>