This advertisement came out less than two years before the devastating hurricane of 1926 that ushered in the Great Depression in Florida before it cast its shadow across most other states.
And today? Recent sales include homes from $490,000 to $1.1 million. Others on the water exceed that. The area, which sits behind the Gateway Theater and along the Middle River, includes 30 percent of Fort Lauderdale's historically significant properties. About 10,000 residents call this beautiful neigborhood home.
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