A 13-story multi-family residential tower is being proposed for 108 E. Livingston Street , called Magnolia Rose. The property has been affectionately labeled as "The Wedge," for years in urban planning forums. The proposed 320 unit development would also include...
This two bedroom, one bath home is located in Coytown, and was originally built in the 1940s. The 10,336 SF lot is close to Colonial Drive but tucked away under a canopy of mature oaks. It features wood floors throughout, original...
  I Wish This Was is a monthly series that transforms ignored, vacant lots and properties in Orlando into something the City Beautiful can be proud of. This series is made possible by our partnership with Interstruct Inc., a leading design...
SPONSORED: This 2,862 SF Victorian-inspired home in Thornton Park is located in the heart of Thornton Park historic district, just a few minutes' walk from Lake Lawsona, Dickson Azalea Park, and the adjacent Thornton Park Main Street District . This...
UPDATE: We originally posted that Shana Trenille was a part-owner of Trevi Pasta, but she is in fact the Marketing Coordinator. Angelo Falcone is the owner of both locations mentioned below.  Both Trevi Pasta Express in Ivanhoe Village and Trevi...
The Orlando Business Journal recently recognized Atrium Management with a Community Impact award, in recognition for their Milk District property redevelopments in the past year. Atrium Managment is led by Adam Wonus, who came into the public eye after purchasing...
Park Lake Presbyterian Church (Website) has filed paperwork with the City of Orlando, declaring their intent to expand the footprint of their existing Faith Arts Village campus. Faith Arts Village Orlando (Facebook | Website), or FAVO, is a series of...
The National Transportation Noise Map tracks trends in transportation-related noise, including aviation and highway noise, and is part of the National Transportation Atlas Database (Website). The data is hoped to aid policy makers when making decisions based on noise-related transportation...
The Orlando Regional Realtor Foundation (Website) will be gifting homes to two of six families that are receiving mortgage-free homes this year. The families are those of income-qualified veterans and it is part of their collaborative project with the City...
  "What's happening with the Orlando Inc building after they move into the downtown building with orlando economic partnership." - Sarah Elbadri The Orlando Economic Development Commission and the Central Florida Partnership announced that they would be merging, HERE, this past...
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...
This two-bedroom, two-bathroom mobile home is located just off of Conway in Southeastern Orlando, sandwiched between Goldenrod and Semoran . The 737 SF home was built in 1982, the same year as EPCOT, and features its own carport and laundry...
This five-bedroom, five-bathroom home is located in a quiet corner on the northern shore of Little Lake Fairview in College Park . The home was originally built in 1952, but completely redone in 1985, and a 1200 SF addition was...
Ace Cafe Orlando (Website) just hosted their first hard-hat media tour, on Tuesday, March 28, of their soon-to-open 35,000 SF Downtown entertainment plaza. The England-based company has been building their first American location on the 2.94 acre Harry P. Leu...
This 2,168 SF home was originally built in 1927, and is a recognizable part of the Country Club of Orlando's Spring Lake Terrace neighborhood. The three-bedroom, two bath home features a formal living and dining room, gas fireplace, office/den flex...
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...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist...
This 792 SF two bedroom, one bathroom home in Lake Como, just south of the 408, makes up for its lack of volume with an abundance of charm. It sits in the middle of a well-manicured 10,454 SF lot on...
This 2,851 SF three bedroom, three bath home sits on a quiet corner, in the heart of Thornton Park at 915 E. Washington Street . The historic home was rebuilt in 2007 and now features a number of beautiful architectural...
The State of Florida has recently passed a series of laws that will require Cities and Counties to update their regulating processes concerning height restrictions around airports. The City of Orlando is considering making a number of new amendments to...
This two bedroom, one bath home in the Lake Davis/Greenwood area, at 1300 Greenwood Street just across the street from Greenwood Cemetery and the Urban Wetlands. The home features a living and family room hybrid space with a separate...
Construction of a new traffic light on Virginia Drive was approved in August of 2015. Construction was expected to commence in August 2016, but nothing has happened yet. The light is linked with the realignment of Alden Drive to merge...
A new coffee shop/retail store has opened on New England Avenue called New General (Facebook | Website). The New General is a contemporary take on a general store, and serves coffee and breakfast from a street-facing window, which opens at...
2/22 UPDATE: THIS HOME HAS SOLD FOR $258,000, ACCORDING TO ZILLOW 2/21 UPDATE: THIS HOME HAS A PENDING OFFER This historic bungalow was originally built in 1935 and was recently restored and updated, including a newer roof, windows, kitchen, and bathroom....