Parkland in Broward County, Florida is aptly named due to the tall pine and cypress trees that characterize Florida’s natural landscape. Despite being situated in the midst of a highly urbanized area, its zoning laws and ordinances and 10 public parks, has managed to keep its identity as a peaceful park-like community. Parkland is a short distance away from Boca Raton, Coconut Creek, Coral Springs, and the Everglades.
- Parkland, FL is home to over 10 miles of pathways and bike trails that allow its residents to traverse the city from east to west.
- Among the area’s 10 parks is the Barkland Dog Park. Extending across an area of a little more than two acres, it features walking trails, water fountains for people and pets, picnic tables and benches, a dog washing station, separate spaces for small and large dogs, and so on.
- The city’s exceptional public schools are Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, for example, has consistently been ranked among the US’ best high schools by Newsweek(it was #454 in the country in 2013 and #472 – and 14th in the state – in 2014). The city offers college scholarship opportunities as well.
- Events are scheduled all throughout the year, so make sure you’ve got your calendar marked accordingly! Signature events include the Concert Series, Movies in the Park, and the Fishing Derby.
Parkland used to be small farms and livestock breeding in Broward County. The subsequent years, however, have changed the local real estate market and more gated communities and executive homes were developed. Parkland has a an vast array of housing options characterized by a wonderful mix of old and new homes in various architectural styles. Country club homes, equestrian estates, townhouses, single-family homes, and lots with acreage..
PARKLAND COUNTRY CLUBS
PARKLAND GATED COMMUNITIES
- CASCATA AT MIRALAGO
- CYPRESS HEAD
- CYPRESS TRAIL
- FOX RIDGE
- GRAND CYPRESS ESTATES
- LAKES OF PARKLAND
- MEADOW RUN
- PARKLAND BAY
- TALL PINES
- THE LANDINGS
- WATER’S EDGE ESTATES
PARKLAND LARGE ACREAGE HOMES
PARKLAND 55+ ACTIVE ADULT COMMUNITIES