Fort Lauderdale Beach Real Estate & Homes in Florida
Every day will seem like a vacation when you make Fort Lauderdale Beach your home. Miles of beautiful sandy shores, sparkling blue waters and gently waving palm trees are found along the seven mile stretch from the Intracoastal Waterway inlet at the community of Lake Mabel to Pompano Beach. (more)
Lauderdale-By-The-Sea is a charming village in the northern part of Fort Lauderdale Beach. Named the "Prettiest Small Town in America", Lauderdale-By-The-Sea features a fishing dock, a living reef just a few hundred feet offshore, and charming Pelican Square. Antique street lamps stand outside boutiques, shops, restaurants, services and businesses in Pelican Square. Area activities include tennis, golf, fishing, sunbathing, and swimming.
South of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea is the upscale area known as Galt Ocean. The community is filled with high-rise beachfront condominiums, shops, services, businesses and dining. Further south is Las Olas Boulevard where unique shops, galleries, a world-class jazz club and cafes for every taste can be found. Las Olas Boulevard is part of a 22-block district that encompasses downtown Fort Lauderdale Beach.
A stroll along the winding and lush paths in Riverwalk Park leads to the Arts and Entertainment District in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale Beach where the Broward Center for Performing Arts, the Museum of Discovery and Science, Florida Grand Opera, Historic Second Street, the Old Fort Lauderdale Beach Museum of History, the Fort Lauderdale Beach International Film Festival, and the historic Stranahan House are located. Beachplace, a mix of outdoor shopping, dining, and nightclubs along the beachfront, is two blocks north of Las Olas Boulevard.
Price Range of Fort Lauderdale Beach Real Estate
Fort Lauderdale Beach's real estate includes single-family homes, beachfront condominiums and townhouses along the waterfront. Prices for single-family homes for sale in Fort Lauderdale Beach are priced from $110,000 to upwards of several million dollars. Homes in North Andrews Terrace and Fairmont are priced from below $200,000. (more)
Progresso homes range from $200,000 to $800,000. Imperial Point homes start in the low $400,000s, as do homes in Coral Highlands. Coral Ridge County Club homes are priced from the mid-$600,000s to over $4 million. Homes in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea range from the high $300,000s to the high $900,000s. Fort Lauderdale Beach homes and properties at The Landings are priced from $600,000 to over $4 million. Homes at Las Olas by the Sea range from $1.3 million to $3.6 million. Condominiums and townhouses are priced from below $100,000 to $14 million. Units at The Atlantic range in price from $90,000 to $975,000. Units at Jackson Tower start at $700,000.
Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
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Dennis Matson has been in the business of bringing home buyers and sellers together for over 15 years, specializing in the housing markets of Fort Lauderdale Beach. As a resident of the area, Dennis' knowledge of the area's high-rise and oceanfront condominium markets, beach area housing and investment properties is unparalleled. Additionally, with his mastery of contract negotiations, intimate knowledge of the various condo communities throughout the area, and the power of over 75 agents on his team to meet the various demands of their clients, it's easy to see why Dennis Matson is the right choice for all your real estate needs.
Dennis also brings a small business background to the table, an experience that he upholds of significant importance when helping his clients establish and acquire their real estate goals. Providing top notch customer service and undivided attention are the keys to any successful transaction, skills that he wouldn't have learned and continue to improve upon if it weren't for his small business experience.
In addition to his Florida Realtor® license Dennis also holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Maryland. Dennis is a high-rise oceanfront condominium resident and a member of his condo community's tennis team. He participates in church activities, networking groups, and the local merchants association.
Fort Lauderdale Beach Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 21st, 2014: homes priced around $1,401,192 compared to $1,408,241 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Tuesday, April 22nd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.27%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.29%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.66%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.11%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Fort Lauderdale Beach FL. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Fort Lauderdale Beach to help you find the best home!