Canal front homes for sale in Fort Myers, Fl are found to the west of Old McGregor Road along the Caloosahatchee River between Punta Rassa and downtown and include the Town and River, Whiskey Creek and Caloosa Isles communities.
US News & World Report ranked Fort Myers as number six on its list of “Best Places to Live Near the Beach” in February 2019. In April 2018 the city was listed as number 41 on US News & World Report’s “Best Places to Live” list. Imagine living in a best places community, near the beach and with a boat dock in your back yard that gives you close access from the river to the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Canal front homes for sale in Fort Myers, Fl can give you all of that!
For those boaters looking for a greater selection of amenities there are yacht and country club communities that dot the river. One of the river’s crown jewels is Gulf Harbor Yacht & Country Club. Gulf Harbor is a 1,600 home community with a 186-slip deep water yacht basin and marina. Gulf Harbor also boasts an 18-hole Audubon-certified golf course, tennis, a wellness center and spa.
In addition to Gulf Harbor there is The Landings Yacht, Golf & Tennis Club. The Landings boasts 250 acres of riverfront, a private harbor and marina. The club offers an 18-hole executive golf course and Har-Tru tennis courts.
Fort Myers has grown significantly since 2010 and more people are moving to the area every month. If you are considering a real estate purchase here in the near future be sure to work with a real estate agent who has deep knowledge of the area and can provide an historical perspective of canal homes for sale in Fort Myers, Florida.