Cape Coral Florida Real Estate


A “boating paradise,” Cape Coral is famous for its 400 miles of canals and saltwater access to the Gulf of Mexico and sailing paradise, Charlotte Harbor. With its 264 days of sunshine, temperatures averaging 75 degrees, and affordable living, Cape Coral is one of the fastest growing cities in the country.

As the largest city in Southwest Florida, Cape Coral combines the heart of a small town with the amenities of a big city. Retiring baby boomers and young families alike are drawn by the nature preserves, golf courses, boating, fishing, and community events that dominate Cape Coral life.

As the largest city in Southwest Florida, Cape Coral combines the heart of a small town with the amenities of a big city. Retiring baby boomers and young families alike are drawn by the nature preserves, golf courses, boating, fishing, and community events that dominate Cape Coral life.

Visitors also delight in activities such as the “boat-a-long” – a holiday marine parade along the canals and waterways. The vibrant community also features an Oktoberfest celebration driven by Cape Coral’s German population and other family events such as Fourth of July fireworks and a holiday festival of lights.

Frequently known as “the Cape,” Cape Coral is home to more than 150,000 residents and 4,000 thriving businesses. Managed growth and planned communities position this water wonderland as one of the best and brightest areas to call home in Southwest Florida.

Featured Cape Coral Luxury Developments

Cape Harbour

Cape Harbour

Tarpon Point

Tarpon Point


Parkside at the Rivers

Cape Coral Gated Communities

Gated Communities have emerged is a big way in Cape Coral. These communities offer security and amenities galore in a wide range of housing types and budget ranges. Greater Fort Myers has created individual community pages with all the MLS listings for all the Cape Coral Gated Communities.

Cape Coral High-rise Condos

With breathtaking views and an extensive list of amenities, new high-rise condos including Cape Harbour Marina South and Tarpon Landings have recently assumed a dominant position on the Cape Coral waterfront. These towers offer a new lifestyle option here in Southwest Florida. Our site details all the Cape Coral high-rise condos currently for sale in the Greater Fort Myers MLS system.

Cape Coral Waterfront Homes

Cape Coral is truly a waterfront paradise with 400 miles of canals throughout the community. Cape Coral boaters truly enjoy the freedom of docking their boat on a canal behind their homes. Gulf access homes are plentiful in Cape Coral and are priced to accommodate a wide range of budgets and boating preferences. Our tour of Cape Coral Waterfront Homes is second to none.

Featured Cape Coral Housing


Island Cove



Island Cove

Coral Lakes

Cape Coral Foreclosures and Short Sales

Foreclosures and short sales are a growing percentage of the real estate transactions in the current Cape Coral market. Savvy, opportunistic buyers can find value-laden deals in this environment. These transactions take patience on the part of the buyer and a skilled Realtor to help guide you. We specialize in Cape Coral Foreclosures and Cape Coral Short Sales and are here to help you find a great deal in this ever-changing market. Enjoy our daily-updated Cape Coral Short Sale Listings.

The Yacht Club Area

The Yacht Club Area was the first section of Cape Coral to be developed. This neighborhood features an eclectic mix of original homes and some dazzling new mansions that have sprouted up throughout the Yacht Club Area. Savvy buyers are acquiring value-priced gulf and sailboat access homes in the Yacht Club area.

The Gold Coast

Cape Coral’s Gold Coast was among the first sections of Cape Coral to be developed. This section of Southeast Cape Coral offers fabulous sailboat access boating to the Caloosahatchee River, Intracoastal Waterway and the Gulf of Mexico. Prestigious Gold Coast neighborhoods include Palaco Grande, Savona and Beach Parkway.

Northeast Cape Coral Communities

The “new Cape Coral” is taking shape in the northeast quadrant of Cape Coral along the Del Prado Extension. This area, which was not plated and carved into quarter-acre lots like so much of Cape Coral, has allowed developers to build gated master-planned communities. Exciting new communities in the Del Prado extension include Bella Vida, Concordia, Coral Lakes and The Isles of Porto Vista.

Eight Lakes

The Eight Lakes section of Cape Coral is a true gem. Sunsets across Thunderbird Lake and Britannia Lakes are truly a thing of beauty. These man-made lakes offer residents both backyard recreation as well as gulf access boating in an in-town location.

Featured Cape Coral Communities

Cape Royal

Paradise Point


Cape Royal

Paradise Point

Heatherwood Lakes

Cape Coral Family-Oriented Communities

One of the challenges for growing families is finding a community that offers larger homes and also family-focused amenities. Many of the single-family homes in Southwest Florida have three bedrooms and are just not big enough for growing families. Cape Coral communities that feature 5 bedroom homes include Sandoval, Heatherwood Lakes, Coral Lakes and Trafalgar Woods.

Cape Coral New Construction

New construction and Cape Coral go together like peanut butter and jelly! Our community has grown rapidly over the years and the construction industry continues to bring wonderful product to Cape Coral. Some of the exciting new projects in Cape Coral include Parkside at the Rivers, West Cape Estates, and Grand Rubicon.

Value-priced Sailboat Access Homes

Its anyone's guess as to what is going to happen in this Southwest Florida real estate market. The one certainty is that they aren't making any more sailboat access land! Single-family sailboat access homes in the Yacht Club and Gold Coast section of Cape Coral are now available for $300,000. The Gold Coast section of Cape Coral offers some of the finest boating in Southwest Florida. Gold Coast neighborhoods with bargin priced sailboat access homes include Palaco Grande and Savona. The western end of the Rose Garden in Southwest Cape Coral also offers sailboat acces.

Rubicon Canal Condos

The Rubicon Canal is the grand dame of Cape Coral Waterways. At over 200 feet wide, this majestic gulf access canal meanders through Southeast Cape Coral. Rubicon Canal Condos are a sought after commodity here in Cape Coral and represent wonderful value in waterfront living.

Cape Coral Golf Homes

With year-round golfing weather, Cape Coral golf homes are a highly sought after option. Cape Royal, with its elegant homes and reasonable fees is the standard bearer in Cape Coral golf communities. The Coral Oaks municipal course offers a wonderful option for golf course living without all the fees typically associated with a golfing lifestyle.

Cape Coral CRA District Condos

A pedestrian friendly urban oasis is slowly emerging in the downtown Cape Coral CRA District. Over time the hope is that an area will emerge that marries the wonderful gulf access can infrastructure with exciting mixed-use development. Think of a cross between Baltmore's Inner Harbor with Naples Fifth Avenue South. Currently, over 20 CRA District projects are on the table. With a multitude of gulf access canals, Cape Coral CRA District condos offer residents an exciting boating life-style in a rapidly evolving urban oasis.

Tarpon Point

Tarpon Point is a premier luxury boating and lifestyle community located in Southwest Cape Coral at the site that was formerly the Cape Coral Rose Garden. The views from tarpon Point at the mouth of the Caloosahatchee River are breathtaking. Tarpon Point neighborhoods include: the coach home community of Tarpon Gardens; the single-family home community of Tarpon Estates and the high-rise community of Tarpon Landings.

Gator Circle Cape Coral

The Gator Circle neighborhood is located in the very Northeast corner of the City of Cape Coral. This community features single-family homes primarily sited on quarter-acres lots. Gator Circle residents enjoy the peaceful setting which includes miles of serene freshwater canals.

Cape Coral Rose Garden

The Rose Garden is a neighborhood in Southwest Cape Coral bordering the Tarpon Point development with wide expansive canals and world-class boating. This commuity of single-family homes offers one of Cape Coral's best locations without the fees associated with its neighboring gated communities.

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Blog Posts About Cape Coral

Lee County Tops for Young Entrepreneurs

It’s no secret that Lee County is a great place to live and work, but now the area is getting some additional recognition when it comes to young professionals. The area of Cape Coral/Fort Myers was just ranked as the fifth best location for young entrepreneurs. Read More

A Look Back at the Cape Coral Gardens

Once the destination of hundreds of thousands of visitors each year, the Cape Coral Gardens also welcomed such big names as Bob Hope, and served as a movie and commercial backdrop with grand plans for the future. While you won’t find any trace of the gardens today, the memory for some in Cape Coral still exists. Read More

Cape Harbour is Boating Destination

A destination for boaters, Cape Harbour draws in prospective residents and visitors alike to its beautiful marina, surrounded by shops, restaurants and luxury homes. In addition, this upscale, yachting community is renowned as one of the very best locations in the region for boat tours, fishing charters and boat rentals. Read More

Entrada Models Open for Viewing

New model homes are now open for viewing at Entrada, a community featuring hundreds of home sites in Cape Coral. Found near US 41 and Del Prado Boulevard, Entrada features eleven different floor plans from DR Horton. In addition to the DR Horton homes, Entrada also features some residences from Express Homes. Read More

Snowbirds and Manatees Winter in the Cape

Snowbirds aren’t the only ones who flock to Cape Coral during the colder months of the year. Manatees also winter in the Cape, lured to the region by warmer water in the numerous canals. One of the best locations to spot them is just off Ceitus Parkway and Old Burnt Store Road South, in the area of Sirenia Vista Park. Read More

Suntrail Planned for Cape Coral

Cape Coral is set to s receive its own section of the SUNTrail in the future, with news of a $1.8 million grant for a walking and biking trail along Kismet Parkway in North Cape Coral. The trail is part of the larger SUNTrail, which stands for Shared-Use Non-motorized Trails. Essentially, this means a series of paved, multi-use trails made especially for pedestrians and bicyclists through the state. Read More

Entrada Offering Six Floor Plans

With six exceptional floor plans to choose from, homes are now selling in Entrada, an exciting new, gated development of Cape Coral. Offering both preserve and lake views, the single-story and two-story homes of Entrada provide a variety of options to fit the needs of new residents, with traditional floor plans designed to compliment their unique surroundings. Read More