Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
We consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statements (Form S-8 Nos.
333-127206 and 333-159805) pertaining to the BFC Financial Corporation 2005 Stock Incentive Plan
and the Registration Statement (Form S-8 No. 333-12543) pertaining to BFC Financial Corporation
Stock Option Plan of our report dated March 31, 2010 with respect to the consolidated financial
statements of Bluegreen Corporation as of December 31, 2009 and 2008 and for each of the three
years in the period ended December 31, 2009, which are included as an Exhibit in the BFC Financial
Corporation Annual Report (Form 10-K) for the year ended December 31, 2009.
/s/ Ernst & Young LLP
Certified Public Accountants
West Palm Beach, FL
April 7, 2010