About Us

Douglas DettmanThe Dettman family has owned and managed commercial properties in the South Florida Area since the mid 1960’s. Douglas R. Dettman formed Dettman Properties, Inc. upon receiving his broker’s license in 1978 and has been a pioneer and innovator in the South Florida real estate industry since then. Douglas has a wealth of experience and knowledge in the area, engaging in numerous transactions over the years both as an agent and as an investor.

Douglas has been involved in several organizations and served on numerous executive boards, including serving as president of the Commercial Industrial Real Estate Brokers Association in 1995.

He is a member of the Fort Lauderdale Board of Realtors and the Society of Commercial Realtors. In 2008, The CoStar Group recognized Douglas as one of Fort Lauderdale/Broward County’s Top Brokers based on retail leasing transaction volume.

Derek Dettman Derek Dettman is a licensed Florida Real Estate Broker and has held a sales license since 2007. He graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in Finance, and later received his MBA in Real Estate from the University of Florida. Derek serves as the company’s senior property manager and leasing agent. He has maintained an occupancy rate well above industry standard and prides himself on being able to carry on the legacy of South Florida’s premier commercial real estate firm and keeping to its high standards of operation