The City of Oakland Park was founded after the abolishment of the Town of Floranada. After the hurricane in September 1926, which devastated the area, was when some say the prosperity for this farming community now called Oakland Park began. In the late Spring of 1929, it was determined that the Town of Floranada was not going to return to the way it was prior to the hurricane since so many of the residence and businesses fled the area. Those that were left voted to tighten their belts, start the City of Oakland Park and make major changes. It is now grown to nearly 43,000 residents and covers an area of over eight square miles. West of U.S. 1 to NW 31st Avenue and the north fork of Middle River to North Andrews Gardens. The City of Wilton Manors is just south of Oakland Park. Single family homes, condominiums and townhomes of Oakland Park as well as income producing properties in Oakland Park are priced less than those east of Oakland Park called Coral Ridge, south of the City of Oakland Park, Wilton Manors making the real estate desireable to those who want the lifestyle of of Wilton Manors, Coral Ridge, the Landings and being only 2 to 3 miles to the Oakland Park Beach and the Fort Lauderdale Beach. Oakland Park has a wonderful Historical Society which was founded in the 1970’s and continues to preserve the heritage of this Florida City in Broward County Florida. It has its own library, notable recreation programs and parks.
Waterfront properties in Oakland Park and drylots with Single Family Homes and condominiuns and townhomes in Oakland Park are very popular and are being sold by the Henri Frank Group of REMAX Preferred. Located at 2810 E Oakland Park Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale and also at 2166 Wilton Drive in Wilton Manors. We can help you with a property search of available properties in Oakland Park. There are foreclosures and short sales but also great deals direct from sellers selling their homes in the City of Oakland Park.
Diversity is a part of the Oakland Park population. Many gay couples have been moving into the City of Oakland Park from northeast gay communities of New York City, Fire Island, Provincetown, Rehoboth New Jersey and New Hope New Jersey. The gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender population continues to grow in large numbers since 2010. Homes are afforable, taxes are lower than homeowners of the northern region of the United States pay, making this region of South Florida very attractive. The Henri Frank Group at REMAX Preferred has a diversity within its group of gay realtors here in South Florida. Buy, sell or rent with the openess you are looking for with Henri Vezie and Frank Vigliotti.
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