Located 15 miles from Miami itself, Miami Lakes – whose motto is “growing beautifully” – is an ideal place to escape the hectic pace and traffic gridlock of Miami while still affording residents the proximity of the city itself.
A relatively young city – Miami Lakes was incorporated in 2000 – the city offers a mix of business and residential properties and great schools. In fact, the largest percentage of residents in Miami Lakes are children.
Previously a sugar cane farm and then a cattle farm, Miami Lakes has that same Florida feel that you’d expect with none of the run down, derelict properties that are found in older cities.
The city has won awards as a Tree City USA Destination, has been a finalist in the All-America City competition and is listed as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People – proving that Miami Lakes is on the right track for putting itself on the map.
A result of careful planning, the neighborhoods are optimally placed and it doesn’t take long for drivers to reach any point in the city. Miami Lakes is also recognized as one of the safest places in South Florida which gives residents and visitors an increased sense of security.
If you’re looking to relocate to Miami Lakes or if you’re already here and are looking for some interesting things to do, the city offers plenty of interesting destinations.
One of the local businesses that is drawing lots of attention is the Hotel Indigo – a “boutique hotel” that features amazingly decorated rooms that turn a hotel stay into an unforgettable experience.
Main Street Miami Lakes is another local draw that combines one of a kind restaurants with plenty of retail stores and events like concerts and plays that keep people coming back. Visit 100 Montaditos for authentic Spanish food and try a show by the Main Street Players to cap off an amazing evening out.
Also worth visiting at the Royal Oaks Park Community Center is the Veteran’s Memorial – a solemn yet inviting place to pay respect to our country’s veterans. The memorial is a beautifully designed digital presentation combined with mixed media art including stained glass and wood carvings.
Miami Lakes is a fantastic place to live. The housing market is thriving – there are plenty of available homes and rentals all within a short distance to great schools, parks and local businesses.
One of the city’s main focus points is quality of live, and it strives to make living here the best experience possible.
Small and Large Businesses alike have been able to market to the local community with specific Miami Marketing practices and it has helped Miami Lakes community businesses grow.