April 2021: Fort Lauderdale experienced a 35.4% increase in median home prices

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The median sale price of a home sold in April 2021 in Fort Lauderdale rose by $113,250 while total sales increased by 137.8%, according to BlockShopper.com.

In April 2021, there were 730 homes sold, with a median sale price of $433,250 - a 35.4% increase over the $320,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 307 homes sold in Fort Lauderdale in April 2020.

The median sales tax in Fort Lauderdale for the most recent year with available data, 2017, was $3,483, approximately 0.8% of the median home sale price for April 2021.

The following table compares Fort Lauderdale to other Broward County cities with similar median sale prices in April 2021:

CityApr. 2021 Home SalesApr. 2020 Home Sales% change (Total Home Sales)Apr. 2021 Median Sales PriceApr. 2020 Median Sales Price% change (Median Sales Price)
Lighthouse Point553366.7%$600,000$390,00053.8%
Cooper City372832.1%$460,000$385,25019.4%
Wilton Manors6326142.3%$448,000$470,000-4.7%
Fort Lauderdale730307137.8%$433,250$320,00035.4%
Hillsboro Beach177142.9%$410,000$362,00013.3%
Coral Springs26414384.6%$406,000$387,0004.9%

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