Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

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Document And Entity Information (USD $)
In Millions, except Share data, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Jun. 30, 2014
Mar. 11, 2015
Entity Registrant Name BFC FINANCIAL CORP    
Entity Central Index Key 0000315858    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2014    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer    
Entity Public Float   $ 195.3dei_EntityPublicFloat  
Class A Common Stock [Member]      
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding     76,998,305dei_EntityCommonStockSharesOutstanding
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Class B Common Stock [Member]      
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding     10,147,184dei_EntityCommonStockSharesOutstanding
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