Southwest Ranches Real Estate

    Located within the Fort Lauderdale, FL, Southwest Ranches real estate is primarily made up of single family, medium (three or four bedroom) or large (four or more) sized single family homes and townhouses.  With many of the homes being built between 1970 and 1994, the area is definitely considered established, with mature landscaping and well-developed properties.

    Southwest Ranches has come to be known as one of the wealthiest communities not only in Florida but in the nation.  It is believed that only 3.5% of America’s neighborhoods are wealthier!  This is easily noted by the countless luxury cars driving around the streets.   It is also almost completely owner-occupied, meaning that less than 2% of the residences are occupied by renters.

    This division of Fort Lauderdale is made up of mostly families with children, with some younger, some seniors and some College students.  For those College students, there are many options available to them for higher learning, including Nova Southeastern University and Broward Community College.  There are also dozens of public and private schools throughout the surrounding areas, accommodating those seeking the best of the best schooling for their smaller children.

    Home to over 7,000 residents, the town of Southwest Ranches is zoned rural residential and agricultural in almost all areas, requiring the lots to be no less than one full acre in size.  It was formed specifically to bring a stop to encroaching development to the area, allowing the rural lifestyle to remain in tact to this day.

    Top Neighborhoods