FedEx Express president sells waterfront Fort Lauderdale home

Solar equipment supplier paid $1,300 psf for the Harbor Beach home

1300 West Lake Drive and David L. Cunningham, Jr. (Credit: FedEx Express and
1300 West Lake Drive and David L. Cunningham, Jr. (Credit: FedEx Express and

David Cunningham Jr. absolutely, positively just sold his waterfront home in Fort Lauderdale.

Cunningham, president and CEO of Fedex Express, sold the 4,800-square-foot home at 1300 West Lake Drive for $6.2 million, or about $1,300 per square foot, according to property records. José M. Tamayo, president and CEO of the Panama City-based solar energy equipment supplier, LS Energia, is the buyer.

In the U.S., Tamayo’s company has its headquarters in Plantation. It also has offices in Venezuela and Dominican Republic.

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Cunningham paid about $4.1 million for the five-bedroom house in 2010, records show. It was built in 1957 on a 26,150-square-foot lot with 300 feet of water frontage. The property, renovated in the 1970s, comes with a covered loggia, pool and two-car garage.

Peter Barkin of Coldwell Banker represented the Fedex executive. The house hit the market in October for $7.5 million, according to

The Fort Lauderdale home is in the Harbor Beach neighborhood, one of the priciest in the county. Nearby, a mansion at 9 Isle Drive is on the market for $39 million.