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About Macken Companies

Macken Companies is a privately owned firm with real estate investment, development, construction, financing and brokerage entities. Over the course of nearly 30 years, Macken Companies has been instrumental in the repositioning and revitalization of neighborhoods throughout South Florida; and the name Macken has become synonymous with visionary planning and development; superior construction; as well as record-breaking sales and marketing.

As a fully integrated firm, Macken Companies’ affiliate entities—VCM Builders, Macken Realty, Bid that Project, Sefran, G&A Strategic and MTV Investments—work in tandem to offer clients complete residential and commercial real estate solutions. Macken’s multidisciplinary competency is a byproduct of its diversified team; while each of its entities operate independently, they rely heavily on the knowledge and expertise of its principals: Alan Macken, Lillian Macken, Jodi Macken and Andrew Verzura. The company’s core values stem from those of its founders: regardless of the size and scope of the endeavor, Macken Companies approaches every opportunity with the same passion, diligence and accountability. As a result, Macken Companies is highly regarded throughout the state for its reputation and integrity.

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Alan S. Macken has been involved in the local real estate industry since 1986. He is regarded as a prolific real estate broker, developer, investor and builder with a presence across southeast and southwest Florida. Over the course of three decades, Mr. Macken has planned and developed more than a billion dollars of property including professional office space, single-family planned-unit developments, townhome communities, high-rise condominiums, custom homes, and retail shopping centers. Many of these properties have also been constructed by VCM Builders and sold or leased by Macken Realty, two of several entities within the Macken Companies umbrella.

Through a variety of strategic partnerships, Mr. Macken is also involved in property ownership and provides third-party lending for real estate. Alan is a managing member of a portfolio of commercial properties located throughout the State of Florida, including a multi-tenant plaza anchored by Walmart; as well as properties leased by KFC, Circle K Corporation, Miami Subs, Family Dollar, Texaco Gasoline, T-Mobile, BankUnited, and 7-Eleven, Inc.

Alan’s undying pursuit of perfection has proven to be critical to the success of his teams and has made him a highly sought-after authoritative source in all areas of real estate.

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