Emerald Hills, Florida Real Estate and Community Information

Emerald Hills, Florida Real Estate and Community Information

Located in Hollywood, Florida, the Emerald Hills Neighborhood is home to a world class golf club and benefits from nearby beaches, excellent shopping and fine restaurants. Emerald Hills real estate and Emerald Hills homes for sale offer a variety of options including luxury homes, golf course homes, condos, and lakefront property and vacation rentals.

The city of Hollywood, Florida is the 9th largest city in Florida with just over 140,000 residents and benefits from its short driving distance to Fort Lauderdale and Miami. Hollywood is known as the “Diamond of the Gold coast” and is located along Florida’s southern coast in Broward County. It benefits from its close proximity to Fort Lauderdale and Miami.

Shopping and Dining

When not taking in a round of golf at the Emerald Hills Golf Club, locals can stroll along the beautiful streets of Emerald Hills and take in the natural surroundings while shopping at local boutiques, flower shops and music stores. Local favorites include A Nose For Clothes, Accessories by Pat-Andrea, Flowers by LeFleur, and the Emerald Hills Pharmacy.

Other shopping options can be found at the Sheridan Plaza which is home to many large department and home stores including Kohls, Ross, and Bed Bath and Beyond. There are also popular music and accessory stores here.

For dining options in Emerald Hills, there’s something for everyone from an elegant meal to a quick cup of Joe and everything in between. There’s Sarah’s Kosher Restaurant for vegetarian and kosher deli fare, DiSalvo's for pizza and family style dinners, Bon Ami Café, Patron Azteca and Dlites Emporium for ice cream. Stop in to Delaware Chicken Farm and Seafood Market for fresh Florida seafood, gourmet meats and freshly prepared lunches. Another local favorite is The Market Place where you will find anything from wonderful crab cakes to Sweet Quinoa Salad to Cajun Chicken. For other fine dining options, choose from one of the many fine restaurants in Downtown Hollywood or take in a view of the ocean along the Hollywood Beach boardwalk.

Recreation and Parks

The biggest attraction to Emerald Hills is The Club at Emerald Hills. This 18-hole course is consistently recognized by Golf Digest as the as one of the best golf courses in South Florida and hosts many tournaments each year.  There’s a driving range to hit a bucket of balls and clubhouse to rest your feet and look out over the course.

Other recreational options include the T.Y. (Topeekeegee Yugnee) Park which is home to nature trails, picnic areas, campgrounds and even a water park.  There’s also a marina and bicycle rentals, tennis courts, basketball courts and public art from local artists.

The Emerald Hills Lakes Park offers a playground, swings and dog walking area and Oak Lake Park is popular with locals with its recently renovated community center.

Hollywood's close proximity to the Port Everglades provides easy access to cruise ship vacations and is a short drive to the Everglades Wildlife area.


With easy access to Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood consistently ranks on Money Magazine’s top 100 places to live. Living in Emerald Hills and Hollywood is ideal for those who enjoy swimming, boating, and walking along the beach. Emerald Hills real estate includes luxury homes, condos, vacation rentals and more. The average listing price for Hollywood real estate is around $276,000 with the average sale price at $213,000. Many properties include pools, open patios, and scenic garden views.

Schools, Health, Transportation

The Broward County School District serves Hollywood and the Emerald Hills Neighborhood with 16 public elementary schools, 7 middle schools and 5 high schools. There are also a variety of private and charter schools in Hollywood.  For higher education options, there’s Sheridan Technical Center and Broward College is just a short drive away in Fort Lauderdale. Other business schools like DeVry University and the University of Phoenix are located in the surrounding communities.  Those looking for 4-year or graduate degrees have options of attending one of the many universities in Miami.

For healthcare needs, the Memorial Regional Hospital serves the Hollywood area along with the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital and Kindred Hospitals of South Florida. Residents can also find a variety of private healthcare providers and naturopaths.

Getting to Emerald Hills couldn’t be easier with two major international airports within a short driving distance.  The Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport is only 10 miles away with Miami International Airport only 25 minutes away. The Florida Turnpike and Interstate 95 are the main North/South arteries running through Hollywood. Tri Rail offers commuter trains to South Florida and the Hollywood Trolley serves the Hollywood Beach and down areas.

If you are thinking about buying or selling a home in Emerald Hills, give us a call at (954) 862-2645 or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.

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