Lauderdale-By-The-Sea is an old, small town on the east side of Commercial Bridge. This quaint seaside community attracts year-round locals as well as winter residents, offering the best of Fort Lauderdale living including great beachside restaurants, shopping, the fishing pier, and just offshore is one of the best diving destinations in South Florida. In Lauderdale-By-The-Sea you will find a variety of home styles including small ranch homes, townhomes, and newly constructed waterfront mansions. Determined to maintain its small town charm, Lauderdale-By-The-Sea established building height restrictions limiting structures to 4 stories.