Wilton Manors homes for sale in Wilton Manors, Florida. Wilton Manors is an island city part of the greater Fort Lauderdale metropolitan area. Wilton Manors has undergone a major revitilzation and is still everchanging from a sleepy town to a trendy city with a high gay and lesbian population. Wilton Manors Real Estate is exploding with new communities from single family homes to lofts and townhomes some featuring first floor street level retail space.
Wilton Manors, the “Island City”, was incorporated in 1947.
It is bordered on the north by the North Fork of the Middle River and the city of Oalkand Park; to the south, the boundaries include the South Fork of the Middle River and the city of Fort Lauderdale; the eastern terminus of the city limits extend to near Federal Highway (US 1); and the westernmost boundary reaches Interstate 95.
Over recent years, Wilton Manors has experienced tremendous economic revitalization. Both commercial and residential property values continue to increase, giving proof to the Island City’s economic rejuvenation. Along Wilton Drive, the city’s Arts and Entertainment District features an array of shops, restaurants and entertainment venues situated along a pedestrian-friendly corridor.
Wilton Manors is home to several recreational facilities, including Colohatchee Nature Park, a 9.3 acres (38,000 m2) recreational facility complete with a boardwalk for nature observation, a dog park, and a boat ramp for watercraft entry.
Areas throughout the city continue to gentrify and revitalize, making Wilton Manors one of South Florida’s most attractive communities in which to live and work.