Oakland Park

Located just a few miles north of Fort Lauderdale, Oakland Park evokes the charm and elegance of Old Florida.
It occupies just a little over 8 square miles, with a population of around 43,000.

Oakland Park was originally called “Floranada” (a blend of Florida and Canada), now a community still proud of its small-town feel.

Oakland Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale

If you’re looking for beautiful, charming homes priced below $1 million, Oakland Park is the neighborhood for you.

The city is filled with 3-bedroom residences that come with beautiful gardens and spacious master suites.

Many of Oakland Park’s lake view homes also have other features like:

  • Elegant kitchens with top-of-the-line appliances
  • Oversized master bathrooms with walk-in closets and vanities
  • Private backyards with in-ground swimming pools

Local Attractions

Living in Oakland Park also gives you easy access to many of Florida’s hot spots. These include:

  • Fort Lauderdale Beach,  boasting miles and miles of golden sand and turquoise waters, with activities galore to delight visitors of all ages.  •  If you want to check out the  dazzling waters of Miami Beach, it’s just about an hour away.  Hollywood Beach, on the hand, is just less than 30 minutes away.
  • The food options in Oakland Park are amazing, including authentic Argentinian dishes at Las Pampas Grill and Bar and hearty, classic breakfasts at Mom’s Kitchen.
  • The 22-mile West Orange Trail beckons residents to walk, jog, bike, and meet friends.  
  • Check out the Funky Buddha Brewery, which makes "bold craft beers” like the flagship Floridian Hefeweizen, a light, German-style wheat beer. The Hop Gun IPA, on the other hand, take on the flavors of grapefruit and pineapple with a dose of caramel.

If you’re looking to buy or sell property in Oakland Park , contact Mel Carbonell today at 954-817-2604, or email melissa(at)melcarbonell(dotted)com

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