LUXURY WATERFRONT SPECIALISTS FOR SEVEN DECADES
Drum Realty is South Florida's premier luxury waterfront real estate firm serving Fort Lauderdale over the past seven decades. The family-owned company, located in their own historic marina, has earned an international reputation built on offering the highest quality properties with the most personalized service. The firm places an emphasis on luxury waterfront properties located in the most exclusive Fort Lauderdale neighborhoods, specifically Rio Vista, Las Olas Isles and Harbor Beach.
New River ~ Las Olas
1506 Brickell Drive, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Set within the exclusive Las Olas enclave of Colee Hammock is found this sprawling manse featuring 38000+ sq ft of land on the banks of historic New River with mature live oak, gumbo limbo and banyan trees providing shade and privacy throughout. Expansive river views create stunning tableaus in several directions. For the boater there is an inland slip large enough to accommodate a 70' vessel. More dockspace completes the 119' of prime water frontage. The main house includes a fireplace, coffered ceilings, pecan wood floors, onyx kitchen and bar counters, plus a 650-gallon aquarium. The master suite is an expression of utter opulence. Also on the property is a guest house, complete with two fireplaces of its own, both in the living room and the bedroom. The guest house includes a full kitchen, dining area, gorgeous bathroom and laundry room with washer and dryer. An air-conditioned five-car garage, part of the main house, provides room for an extensive luxury automobile collection.
The New River - Rio Vista
925 N Rio Vista Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
This secluded riverfront residence provides privacy and elegance within a tropical setting on the banks of New River in Fort Lauderdale. Mature foliage surrounding the pool creates the impression of a private island, all with the backdrop of boats along the waterway. The 15,000 sq ft property enjoys 103' of prime river frontage with a concrete dock spanning the entire length of the waterfront and features a boat lift. The large lot is set on one of the best streets in the city within the exclusive enclave of Rio Vista. Inside the home we find exposed beam ceilings in the main living area, Jerusalem stone countertops in the kitchen, cherry cabinets and granite in the bar and a built-in 250 gallon saltwater aquarium inside the dining room wall. The covered outdoor summer kitchen makes this space ideal for entertaining throughout the year in this tropical oasis on the riverfront.
Colee Hammock - Las Olas
421 and 425 SE 17th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Located on a ridge line street on high ground, this unique residence features two buildable lots and massive mature trees framing all areas of the property. Tucked away inside secluded Colee Hammock, near Las Olas Boulevard, on one of the most beautiful streets in Fort Lauderdale is found this secluded home with numerous updates throughout including a new roof in 2013, new Impact doors/windows, an updated kitchen and bathrooms, a new driveway and large garage which can accommodate up to four vehicles.
RIO VISTA POINT
Intracoastal Waterway ~ Rio Vista
1776 SE 10th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
RECENTLY SOLD - LISTED AT $13,200,000
Situated on the Intracoastal Waterway with quick, direct ocean access and what has been acclaimed by many as the best view in Fort Lauderdale, this magnificent point lot estate provides a supremely desirable location in exclusive Rio Vista boasting 300' of prime water frontage and the coveted southeast exposure. With 8300 sq ft of opulent living space, the home presents room after room of unbridled luxury and magnificent views of the waterway to inspire and delight. Two-story walls of glass in the living room create a vibrant tapestry of sky and water, while long views of the Intracoastal are enjoyed from nearly every room in the house. The property recently underwent an extensive series of major upgrades and renovations bringing it to the highest standard of South Florida living.
Lake Sylvia - Harbor Beach
64 Isla Bahia, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
This stellar property features 150' of prime Fort Lauderdale waterfront on the banks of Lake Sylvia in exclusive Harbor Beach. The lake, a picturesque body of water with no fixed bridges, is frequented by pleasurecraft and connected to the Intracoastal Waterway nearby, perfect for the owner of a large boat with ample dockage for a megayacht. The 18, 750 sq ft lot, situated on one of the finest and most private residential streets in the city, enjoys a desirable southeast exposure to take in the prevailing breezes coming in off the Atlantic, located just east across the beach road A1A. Port Everglades inlet is just ten minutes away by boat. The property is perfect for building a new home, while the existing house has been well maintained with manicured lawns surrounding mature coconut palms.
NEW RIVER LAND ~ Las Olas
This rare piece of prime waterfront property features over 40, 000+/- sq ft of land and 200' of frontage along the banks of historic New River overlooking two of the finest homes in South Florida. It is one of the last undeveloped residential tracts in the southeast portion of the city. Mature landscaping throughout make this the ideal setting for a home site.
COLEE CONTEMPO ~ Las Olas
Located on a ridge line street on high ground, this unique residence features two buildable lots and massive mature trees framing all areas of the property. Tucked away inside secluded Colee Hammock, near Las Olas, on one of the most beautiful streets in Fort Lauderdale is found this very private home with numerous updates throughout.
VILLA VISTA ~ Rio Vista
Situated on the mainland side of the Intracoastal Waterway with fast, direct ocean access and what has been acclaimed by many as the best waterfront view in Fort Lauderdale, this magnificent point lot estate provides a supremely desirable location in exclusive Rio Vista boasting 300' of prime water frontage and an extremely desirable southeast exposure. With 8,300 sq ft of opulent living space, the home presents room after room of unbridled luxury and magnificent views of the water to inspire and delight.
SUNSET POINT ~ Las Olas Isles
This elegant 1920s era point-lot estate is set on its own private promontory at the eastern edge of Sunset Lake where it meets Rio Placid in Riviera Isles, just two blocks from famed Las Olas Blvd. The 28,000+ sq ft property includes two full sides of landscaped water frontage. The home itself is a work of art featuring numerous architectural details, vintage materials in immaculate condition, all bathed in natural light from every angle. The house sits on two large buildable lots which can be arranged separately or together.
RIO FLORIDIAN ~ Rio Vista
This stunning residence is located just one parcel west of the point lot at the Intracoastal Waterway in exclusive Rio Vista. Over 100' of prime Fort Lauderdale water frontage will easily accommodate an 80' yacht. The home presents a two-story great room with fireplace, enormous walls of glass and marble flooring. The first-level master suite includes an adjacent library/office. Upstairs is found a spacious loft and two bedroom suites above the three-car garage. The kitchen with adjoining family room includes a full wet bar.
LAGUNA ~ Harbor Beach
The Laguna estate in Harbor Beach owns a commanding position at the apex of where the Intracoastal meets New River offering panoramic open vistas in several directions. Boasting 390+ ft of prime water frontage, the property also includes a recently-built new concrete dock for mooring a substantial vessel. Views from the property are truly awe-inspiring, as they reach out toward the long westward view up New River and beautiful downtown Fort Lauderdale with its spectacular skyline rising up above the waterways.
GEORGIAN MANSE ~ Rio Vista
This stately Georgian-style brick home is situated on a point lot where New River and Tarpon River meet. It commands spectacular views in several directions, and with a sense of privacy bestowed by a canopy of massive live oak trees. High ceilings and four wood-burning fireplaces are accented by antique materials throughout, reclaimed from historic homes in New England. The lot is set in a horseshoe portion of the street where activity of new luxury home construction is unmatched in the exclusive Rio Vista neighborhood, a tremendous upside for the new owner and allowing for unlimited possibilities.
CORAL WAY ~ Las Olas Isles
With 460' of prime waterfront along the historic banks of New River in Fort Lauderdale, the Coral Way residence is in a class by itself. This fact is made most evident by the property's immensely long, deep and regal expanse of lawn stretching out confidently from behind the house with water on each side. The point itself cuts into the river at an impressively sharp angle, belying the gracefulness of the property. This affords the desirable straight-line dockage necessary to accommodate a very large vessel. This is about gracious and comfortable family life in Fort Lauderdale's finest location.
ISLAND COLONIAL ~ Rio Vista
Drum Realty is proud to present this "Island Colonial" home which has the historic feel of old Florida along with a rare view of the New River and the downtown skyline. Built in 1928 with an addition in 1939, it was meticulously renovated in 1999-2000 and brought up-to-date while preserving the original architectural details and the patina of time which imbue a sense of deep character. The neighborhood is a walker's paradise.
BONTONA POINT ~ Las Olas Isles
Enjoying a secluded park-like setting deep within the legendary Las Olas Isles section of Fort Lauderdale, the Bontona Peninsula estate offers its new owner wide views of New River from several ideal vantage points. Far from an ordinary waterfront property, Bontona Peninsula boasts an incredible 650+ ft. of prime frontage directly along the banks of South Florida's most famous natural waterway, providing enough dockage for a true megayacht.