It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of one of our own, Kamil F. Pharaony.
Kamil was a member of the team at The Katsikos Group.
From The Katsikos Group’s website:
Kamil F. Pharaony’s background in real estate goes back to 1964 when he went into partnership with Bureau Du Marly, a prominent development and brokerage firm in Cannes, France. From 1974 to 1977 he was part of L‘Union Internationale Immobiliere, one of the largest development and marketing consortiums in Europe.
Throughout the 80’s, he attracted sophisticated international investors to the Florida market, culminating from the eearly to the mid 90’s, in the implementation of the- then novel – concept of industrial condominiums offered for ownership, rather than for lease. The industrial parks that were developed included VillageWestand Hemisphere Centre, for which he was in charge of marketing and developer sales; PlazaWest and The Centre at Beacon North, in which additionally as managing partner, he represented the investors.
He continued being fully active in the Airport West/Doral market, offering comprehensive industrial brokerage services, such as sales/leasing of office/warehouse properties to owner-users/tenants, exclusive seller/landlord representation, tenant representation as well as providing build-to-suit facilities and real estate investment opportunities.
After finishing school at Victoria College Alexandria, Egypt Kamil attended university at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland and later graduated from the University of Geneva, Switzerland in Economics and Social Sciences.
Multilingual and world-traveled, he was fluent in English, French, Arabic and Spanish and was conversant in Italian, Portuguese, and Farsi.
His main interests were classical music and yoga.
He had been a member of Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church in Miami Lakes, Florida since 1986, where he was a Lector.
The Memorial Mass to Celebrate the life of Kamil F. Pharaony will be held on:
Thursday, August 20, 2015 | 2:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church
15801 NW 67th Ave.
Miami Lakes, FL 33014-6608