Fort Lauderdale is one of Florida's most visited destinations, a place ideal for investment or to buy a holiday home. The Greater Fort Lauderdale area boasts a wide selection, from stunning four-bedroom houses set in spacious plots with their own swimming pools to luxury condos within a short walk of 23 miles of golden sandy beaches. There are several beaches, all of them Blue Wave, among them Dania Beach, Deerfield, Hollywood and Pompano Beach. Downtown Fort Lauderdale has many cultural attractions, great shopping and dining, as well as parks.
Follow the Riverwalk promenade and you'll discover it is lined with attractions such as the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, the Museum of Art, Florida Grand Opera and Fort Lauderdale Historical Center. Things to do include riverboat cruises and tours into the Everglades.
A luxury one-bedroom condo located on Fort Lauderdale Beach ideal for holiday letting will cost around $400,000, with a potential annual yield of 8%. A night's overnight stay costs around $209 in such a condo. If you buy a Fort Lauderdale resale condo with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, it will cost around $140,000. Resale houses start at around $230,000. For investors with larger budgets there is plenty of choice. A night in a luxury four-bedroom property with swimming pool and private sun terrace starts at around $399.