The Landings is an upscale neighborhood in east Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Landings is widely considered one of the most prestigious residential communities in the area. The ultra-luxury gated neighborhood of Bay Colony is located within The Landings. Bay Colony homes are highly sought-after for their deepwater dockage and stunning views.
The Landings is bordered by the Intracoastal Waterway to the east, Commercial Boulevard to the south, and US1 to the west, making it an ideal location for many home buyers. Residents in The Landings enjoy private docks, and homes that sit on Bayview Drive’s east side offer ocean access without fixed bridges.
The Landings Real Estate
Homes in The Landings range from one-story ranch homes to two-story Mediterranean-inspired homes. Closer to the US1 roadway, there are waterfront condos available with gorgeous views. The first homes in The Landings were built in 1961. Over time many of the homes have been renovated providing a wonderful mix of the older architectural styles along with elegant modern designs.
The 364 homes waterfront in The Landings homes have incredible features. Some homes have amazing oversized point lots which feature wide open, unobstructed intracoastal views. Some feature “intelligent home” systems, expansive pool and patio areas designed for entertaining, Cabanas, Concrete docks with power and dockage for a mega yacht, and Privacy Gates with security and automation. Boating is clearly an important activity in this community.
Bay Colony is a gated ‘community within The Landings.’ Bay Colony features many estate homes. Approximately 108 homes are located within The Colony — where the building began in 1968 and continues today where custom homes are built and older homes extensively remodeled. The neighborhood features include underground utilities, unobstructed views of the Intracoastal Waterway, and wide waterfronts, good for those who want to bring their ultra high-end luxury megayachts to their new Bay Colony estate. Several homes in Bay Colony offer boat dockage in front of the house as well as behind the home.