Reside in Fort Lauderdale and enjoy South Florida small town living to the fullest.
Fort Lauderdale is a city of approximately 175,000 people located 20 minutes north of Miami, and is perfect for anyone looking for a cosmopolitan yet laid back lifestyle. Fort Lauderdale was named after a series of forts built by the United States during the Second Seminole War.
Fort Lauderdale is sometimes known as the "Venice of America” because of its expansive and intricate canal system. The city is a major yachting center and a popular tourist destination. It is also home to Port Everglades, one of the most diverse seaports in the United States, and one of the top three cruise ports in the world.
Here you will find Fort Lauderdale's Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District anchored by the famous Las Olas Boulevard which runs from the beach to the heart of downtown. This is South Florida’s most architecturally unique, authentic, and eclectic shopping and dining district with over 30 el fresco restaurants, 10 art galleries, 2 museums and dozens of shops and boutiques.
Fort Lauderdale is located in Broward County on the Atlantic coast, just 23 miles (37 km) north of Miami, Florida.