Colee Hammock is a luxury waterfront community in East Fort Lauderdale, Florida known as the “Historical Heart.” To the north, there is the East Broward Boulevard, and on the south is the Intracoastal’s New River waterway. On the west is Himmarshee Canal, and on the east is Las Olas Isles.
Colee Hammock has a wide selection of real estate properties to choose from including single-family homes, townhouses, and luxurious condos. As the area showcases the old charm of Florida and is architecturally diverse. Most of the residences feature the Mediterranean-style architecture. Other available styles in Colee Hammock are Art Deco, Contemporary, Southern, Craftsman, and Cape Cod. The neighborhood also features several waterfront homes along the Intracoastal waterway canals or on the Tarpon River/New River. These homes are located within proximity to the ocean with no fixed bridges, which is suitable for even big vessel owners. Additionally, Colee Hammock Park is a beautiful outdoor park where you can spend a quiet afternoon.
Colee Hammock gets its name from an actual hammock—a closed-canopy ecosystem of tropical hardwood trees—named in the city’s early days for James Louis Colee, a civil engineer who purchased land in the area in 1891. Oak-lined boulevards and majestic Spanish estates give Colee Hammock an old-world charm, while building height restrictions ensure even sight-lines and peaceful streets.
Las Olas Boulevard, perhaps the most famous street in Fort Lauderdale for its eclectic mix of art galleries, shopping boutiques, and dining choices, runs right through the heart of Colee Hammock.
Fort Lauderdale, located in Broward County, Florida has a great selection of real estate available for those looking for a home or investment opportunity. Choices range from charming two to four-bedroom single-family homes on tree-lined subdivisions, condos with world-class amenities, and beautiful, spacious homes in private gated communities. The city has an eclectic selection of neighborhoods ranging from centrally located ones like Victoria Park to the high-end waterfront enclaves in the Las Olas Isles area to country club communities such as Coral Ridge. Popular destinations in the area include Las Olas Boulevard, The Broward Center of the Performing Arts in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, and The Galleria Mall. The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, golfing, tennis, yacht clubs and more are only a short car ride away.
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