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Broward | Fort Lauderdale

The county seat of Broward County, Fort Lauderdale is a cosmopolitan coastal city with a total area that covers roughly 36.3 square miles. Officially established in 1911, the origins of Fort Lauderdale dates as far back as two millennia. Its extensive history includes the settlement of Tequesta Indians to the construction of the so-called New River Settlement.

Today, Fort Lauderdale’s extensive network of canals has earned it its nickname: Venice of America. In addition to over 160 miles of these waterways, Fort Lauderdale is also a thriving city with a diverse economy. Its sunny climate, beaches, and entertainment options has also made it a favorite destination among holidaymakers.

Fort Lauderdale has a year-round population of almost 181,000 according to 2017 estimates. It is one of the Miami metropolitan area’s principal cities, along with Davie, located about 20 minutes away from the city. Miami is south of Fort Lauderdale, approximately 30 to 40 minutes away depending on traffic.

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Living in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Real estate and homes for sale in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Home to some of the best beach communities in Florida, Fort Lauderdale real estate also offers some of the finest waterfront properties in the region. These range from expansive estates with private boat slips to high-rise beachfront condos with unobstructed views of the Atlantic to the east and the city skyline to the west.

The best way to explore homes for sale in Fort Lauderdale is to tour its multitude of neighborhoods, which include the highly coveted communities of Las Olas, Coral Ridge, Southwest Ranches, Rio Vista, Sea Ranch Lakes, Venetian Islands, Harbor Beach, and Hillsboro Mile.

Luxury high-rises by the beach dominate condos for sale in Fort Lauderdale, with developments such as W Ft. Fort Lauderdale Residences, Las Olas Beach Club Condo, L’Hermitage, Las Olas River House, and Ritz Carlton as some of the most attractive addresses in the city.

Explore Fort Lauderdale, FL real estate with Connie

In the Venice of America, real estate opportunities abound. Explore these with Connie Cabral, one of the leading real estate agents in South Florida. Call 305-776-0899 or send an e-mail to Connie(at)ConnieCabral(dotted)com to work with her team today.

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