Filled with an exciting array of things to do, see and experience, just like its mantra, the Fort Myers River District is “always happening”. This vibrant area sits right on the Caloosahatchee River, beckoning area residents and tourists alike with its vibrancy and appeal.
While a true Fort Myers icon, the Edison Theatre is perhaps a lesser-known area landmark. Confusion even surrounds when the theater was built. While some claim it happened in the early 1920s, others put its start a couple of decades later, making it perhaps one of the River District’s younger structures.
A major new commercial and residential development is headed to the already popular area of Ben Hill Griffin. Lee County Commissioners recently gave the go-ahead for a project named CenterPlace to go up near Gulf Coast Town Center and Florida Gulf Coast University.
With your choice of five distinct floor plans, The Place on First supplies the exclusivity of a small condo development, with the upscale features designed to attract buyers. This high-end, mixed-use building sits at Jackson and First Street
Cape Coral city leaders are eying new Community Redevelopment Agency improvements, with plans to further boost economic growth and encourage investment in the area. One of the latest plans calls for a Streetscape Improvement Project for downtown, making the area more pedestrian-friendly.
From live performances to art workshops, family-friendly festivals to galleries, the art world is truly thriving in Downtown Fort Myers, and some propose an even larger presence in the future. The area known for its interesting shops and restaurants is also rich with artistic flair, with area visionaries determined to continue the trend.
Some Fort Myers officials have a vision for downtown, and it involves adding more housing and retail options to the area. Already well known for hosting a unique blend of restaurants, boutiques, art galleries and entertainment venues in the vibrant River District
Brand new options in luxury living emerge as The Place on First opens itself up to residential buyers in the River District. The new, mixed-use development is currently under construction at First and Jackson, the first building of its kind to go up in Downtown Fort Myers in about ten years.
Overlooking sweeping river views, just steps from the exciting Fort Myers River District, High Point Place capitalizes on its unique location with enviable features and luxurious amenities. This impressive urban high-rise makes a dramatic showing in one of the area’s most highly sought after destinations.
The place to live, work and play, the Fort Myers River District is always happening, filled with exciting places to visit and things to do. This waterfront locale is known for its charming selection of shops, restaurants, art galleries and entertainment, combining to form a unique residential and commercial destination.
A plan for a traditional downtown, featuring a desirable village center that creates walkable public spaces connecting all 35-gated communities in Estero, has received widespread support from Estero residents. A packed meeting with residents this month updated them on negotiations with developers for a village center with residential and commercial spaces, sidewalks, and bike paths
With Florida amenities like sun and water, the city of Cape Coral is moving forward to develop a destination at the Bimini Basin and create a high quality of life for both residents and visitors, as well as ensure protections for the environment.