Downtown Fort Lauderdale – Reaching New Heights

1 East Broward was featured in the recent issue of Las Olas Boulevard & Isles Magazine, showcasing West Marine’s new logo in the Downtown Fort Lauderdale Skyline.

Enjoy some key points from the article below, written by Jenni Morejon, President & CEO of the Fort Lauderdale Downtown Development Authority.

To read full article: View Link | View PDF

Downtown Fort Lauderdale is reaching new heights due to its enduring appeal to residents and visitors.

  • 6,000 new residents since the start of the pandemic
  • 70% increase in kids living downtown
  • 64,000+ employees and 5,800+ businesses in Downtown Fort Lauderdale
  • Innovative new companies relocated and added their logos to the skyline, including West Marine at 1 East Broward
  • New restaurants include Planta, Vicky Bakery, Crema, Fogo de Chao, and so many more
  • 8 new hotels added in the past 5 years
  • Fort Lauderdale named the nation’s 8th best economy for 2023 and ranked 12th for investor demand
  • Condo boom on the way with 600 new condo units
  • European-style food hall and cultural center with greenspace set for development

To learn more, view the original article on pages 32-36 of the Las Olas Boulevard & Isles December issue.

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