As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
Ikea has launched a new augmented reality app, a la Pokemon Go, to allow users to preview how their furniture looks in their home before dragging their loved ones into a relationship-testing shopping trip. Ikea Places uses ARKit tech in...
Paperwork has been filed that would see the demolition of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, located at 650 N. New York Avenue in Winter Park . A public notice has been installed at the property, stating that the applicant,...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
As Paul Brinkmann of the Orlando Sentinel  wrote earlier today, the 13-story residential tower being proposed for 108 E. Livingston Street has undergone some changes. The plans we shared HERE in April called for an inner courtyard, ringed by development. That has...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
An Orlando resident is selling his 30-foot yurt on Craigslist. According to the listing, the yurt was erected three weeks ago and was in "mint condition" with no cracks or tears. The seller is raising money for their friend who is...
UPDATE: This listing has since been removed due to an "overwhelmingly high volume of inquiries." The listing agent was unable to respond to our phone calls prior to this posting.  A multi-family housing  development on the northern shore of Lake...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
Minnesota-based advocacy group, Strong Towns (Facebook | Website) visited Baldwin Park recently, a performed an audit of sorts, on its over-all design and functionality. Strong Towns seeks to challenge the discourse around American cities, and shine spotlights on those municipalities...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
According to Paul Brinkmann of the Orlando Sentinel, Boston-based firm, Northland Paramount LLC, has purchased the 16-story Paramount on Lake Eola building for approximately $65.2 M. The purchase included 266 units, along with the spaces that house Publix, Menchie's Frozen Yogurt, and...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
A 7x34 aluminum gypsy trailer/tiny house is for sale on Craigslist, HERE. The trailer was originally used as a six-hourse slant before being renovated into this interesting abode. The interior features patterned wallpaper, storage, antique cabinetry, and its own restroom -...
UPDATE: A PUBLIC MEETING HAS BEEN SCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 31. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.  The proposed 288-unit Broadstone Lake House project, that we've written about previously HERE, was denied a request for a density bonus by the Municipal Planning...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
SPONSORED: This professionally-designed,  three-bedroom, two bath unit is located on the sixth floor of the Jackson Condominium building in South Eola , just a few steps away from Constitution Green. The 2,009 SF corner unit features several recent upgrades, including custom...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...
The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando (Website) has set a goal to end pet homelessness by 2026. Part of that effort will be to expand the amount of rental properties that allow for residents to keep cats and dogs,...
When we last reported on Airbnb in November of last year, HERE, it was regarding the policies the City of Orlando was looking to put into place to govern Short Term Rentals. A "Short Term Rental" is a lease...
As reported by GrowthSpotter, Alliance Residential Company (Website) is hoping to purchase the Baldwin-Fairchild Chapel property in Ivanhoe Village, in order to build a new 10-story mixed-use development. Fairchild Chapel has the iconic blue neon sign on its roof, as...
A motion to assign a Planned Development zoning to a property located on Formosa Avenue has revealed a potential medium intensity development use. The second reading for the ordinance will be held at the January 23 City Council would allow...
Property located west of Clay Street, between Harmon and Par, is being sized up by a developer for a large multi-use project that could include 400 apartment units, a 250-room hotel, 200-unit senior living units, and a senior living...
The City of Orlando has been looking at their policies that govern Short Term Rentals.  In Orlando, and many other cities across the country, a "Short Term Rental" refers to a residential lease agreement that lasts less than 30...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rise, so too do their rents. In an effort to keep our Creative Class of Orlandoans living within the City limits, we’ve launched an ongoing series of posts that gather up...