The much-anticipated mixed-use development project, The Yard at Ivanhoe, is finally going vertical. The roadwork is all but completed and the project developers are about to erect over 31,000 SF of retail and restaurant space alone. The project will also include...
The online forums are abuzz at the moment with rumors of a potential 40+ story, three-tower high rise coming to Downtown Orlando called "Vertical Medical City." The pie-in-the-sky project would see the erection of a massive self-sustaining, tech-driven, LEED Certified...
Bags (Website), a company specializing in valet and baggage services, has initiated a land purchase deal with the City that would allow them to build their new corporate headquarters in Parramore, just across the street from the Well's Built...
Tampa-based city-shapers DeBartolo Development (Website) has the long-term leasehold interest on the mall building under contract for the Orlando Fashion Square Mall, and is expected to close in February. The company is currently in just the early fact-finding/due diligence phase...
A Master Plan request has been filed to build a three-story mixed-use development on a 1.41-acre piece of land on the corner of Magnolia and East Colonial. The request calls for permissions to build a mixed-use development comprised of 11,900...
Following on the earlier announcement that Dr. Phillips Charities would be transforming western College Park with their new Packing District development, even more information has been released. We already knew that the 100+ acres that are being gifted to the...
The 800 SF single-family home located at 717 Virginia Drive was recently bulldozed to make way for a new development. The house was built in 1940 and according to the Orange County Property Appraiser, the lot sold in July...
Dr. Phillips Charities has finally released their plans for a new mixed-use "Packing District" in west College Park that we hinted at HERE in 2016. The project will develop more than 200-acres of property that has been carefully assembled over...
Plans for a three-story townhome development have been submitted to the Municipal Planning Board for the corner lot of East Concord Street and North Bumby Avenue . The plans call cor a Planned Development rezoning that would allow for a...
Plans to convert the Colonial Bowling Lanes (Website) property into a three-story personal storage facility are one step closer to reality, as of mid-October. The Municipal Planning Board marked the plans for recommended approval at their October 17 meeting, despite a...
UPDATE: The Winter Park City Commission will discuss the designs at the Monday, November 13 City Commission meeting.  Winter Park residents were finally shown the first conceptual plans for their future 50,000 SF civic library and events center, planned for...
The demolition has begun on the former home of Mama B's Giant Subs at 692 N. Orange Avenue . The building will soon house Magic Pet (Facebook | Website), a premium pet food and supply store, which we wrote about previously HERE in February. Mama...
Cities across the continent are clamoring to catch the eye of Amazon, following an announcement that the company was looking for a new home for their planned "HQ2" or second headquarters. The company is looking to invest over $5 billion...
UPDATE 8/8: A PUBLIC HEARING HAS BEEN SCHEDULED FOR THE MUNICIPAL PLANNING BOARD TO HEAR THIS CASE AT 8:30 A.M. SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 AT CITY HALL. CLICK HERE FOR THE PROJECT OVERVIEW.   Winter Park-based Titan Properties is looking to redevelop...
The long-stalled Cambria Hotel and Suites project at the corner of East Washington Street and North Rosalind has started moving again. The project would transform a vacant lot at 170 E. Washington Street , adjacent to the St. George Orthodox...
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...
EDIT: We originally published that Arby's is looking to open a location on South Orange, but there is, in fact, already one there. Corporate offices are simply looking to remodel the existing location.  According to paperwork filed with the City,...
The former Orlando AT&T building, located at 500 N. Orange Avenue , will be converted into new Class A office space by early 2018. The currently vacant, five-story, 118,517 SF building is now owned by Michigan-based West Second Street Associates,...
The City of Orlando's Creative Village Development Review Committee has approved plans for a 15-story student housing development, for the Downtown UCF/Valencia College campus in Parramore. The planned mixed-use building would house 7,700 students when completed, if approved by City...
The groundbreaking of Steinmetz Hall, the long-awaited second-phase of the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center, was held on March 6, and construction has already begun. The 1,700 SF acoustical hall will feature three tiers as well as a moving shell...
The new phase of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, the construction of Steinmetz Hall, is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Monday, March 6. Steinmetz Hall will be a 1,700 three-tier acoustical hall featuring a moving shell...
The long-promised pedestrian bridge that will connect Gertrude's Walk to the Orlando Urban Trail will break ground this month, according to a recent post on DowntownOrlando.com. According to the post, construction will be taking place during the day, Monday through Friday,...
We posted a photo tour of the warehouses at 1300 Alden Road in Ivanhoe Village in May, 2016 HERE when we saw that it was up for sale. The property consisted of a 4,000 SF block building and a...
Mill Creek Residential will break ground on their Modera by Mill Creek development at 1 p.m. Wednesday, October 26. Modera by Mill Creek is located on the site which formerly housed the University Club building, at 150 East Central Boulevard...
Here is a semi-comprehensive list of construction activities in the Mills 50 Main Street District. Simply click on the links provided in the write-ups to see our previous coverage. Have a tip on a local development? Email us at [email protected]   Former...