Oakland Park is an exclusive community in the heart of the action in Broward County. Situated just north of Fort Lauderdale and west of Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Oakland Park features tons of development opportunities, luxury condos, single family homes, and gated communities for full time living or an investment property. As the population in South Florida, and particularly in the Fort Lauderdale area, Oakland Park will be in an ideal suburban community for those commuting to any of the major business areas in Broward County or the region. However, Oakland Park has over 40,000 full-time residents and is a major contributing suburb to Fort Lauderdale. With about eight square miles of land area, Oakland Park is a mid-sized city in the region and is well developed into an urban and suburban community.
In addition to being so close to Fort Lauderdale and other vibrant South Florida communities, like Sunrise and Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Oakland Park has its own selection of exciting attractions, restaurants, and things to do in town. Visit the Funky Buddha Brewery, well-regarded as the best in South Florida, and try one of their craft beers or enjoy an outdoor game with the kids. The Garman Sculpture Works is a fantastic place to see sculpture art from local artists as well as some of the world’s best. While most of the art exhibits in the region and in Miami focus around painting, it is interesting to see a museum devoted to the art of sculpture.
Sail Boat Lake Point is one of the best locations for recreational sailing in the area, and features a number of facilities and sailing support activities in the area. This area received ideal wind conditions for beginners and expert sailors alike. The Central Corals neighborhoods features a canal and several waterfront properties for sale in the area, including condos. This neighborhood, in addition to Coral Hills, is ideal for those who love the water or have a vessel to store along the crystal blue waters.