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Known as the "Venice of America" ,
nearly 6.5 million visitors travel to the Greater Fort Lauderdale
area throughout the year. With 3,000 hours of sunshine, 30,000
boats, 165 miles of waterways, seven miles of beach and one
beautiful ocean it is easy to see why.
Greater Fort Lauderdale is one of the fastest-growing
communities in the nation for small business, high tech, and
foreign trade. Ranked sixth in the nation for job growth by
Southern Business and Development magazine.