Unicorp National Development has announced that they have made a deposit on the roughly 50-acre site that hosts the long-struggling Orlando Fashion Square Mall in East Orlando, to the tune of $23 million. While...
The Sears department store at Fashion Square Mall closed in November, 2016, after being in business for 50 years. The closure was a result of the property being reclaimed by Seritage Growth Partners, who had worked a reclamation agreement into...
Signs have been posted at Colonial Landing announcing that Lucky's Market (Website) will be moving into the space formerly occupied by Sports Authority at 3225 E. Colonial Drive . The currently vacant 36,340 SF space has been marked as "specialty...
SPONSORED by FBC Mortgage: This three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is located at 1305 Georgia Boulevard in the Colonialtown neighborhood and has been looked after by the same owner for roughly 20 years.
Despite appearances, Dillard's at Fashion Square Mall is not closing. The department store is currently transitioning into a clearance center, a concept that is being tried at almost 20 other locations around the country. The second floor has already closed. Almost...
According to Mr. Scott Joseph, Baja Burrito Kitchen has closed after 20 years of service. Baja Burrito Kitchen (Website) was located in the Colonial Plaza at 2716 E. Colonial Drive near Total Wine....
This two-bedroom, one-bathroom pool home is located at 2110 Weber Street in Coytown, just east of Colonialtown. The 789 SF home was originally built for a couple of grandparents so it's small...
A new apartment project is being proposed for the vacant two-acre lot located on the northeast corner of Fern Creek Avenue and Colonial Drive that formerly housed a restaurant and Chevron gas station that were demolished...
That new Lucky's Market (Website) we told you back in February 2018 was moving into the former Sports Authority at 3225 E. Colonial Drive finally has an approximate opening date. According to a...
In a surprising follow-up to our post from February concerning the Mars Landing-like soil amendment equipment on the old Chevron site  on the corner of Fern Creek and Colonial, Bungalower has just learned that a Kobe Steakhouse is not...
Olive Garden's new Orlando location will open in an unlikely location this week; the Orlando Fashion Square Mall. The new location is part of the Darden Restaurant-led rebrand to the Italian family restaurant...
Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE.   Inhabit is a new series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It's an exploration of where people live and spend their days,...
The much-anticipated Colonial Landing Lucky's Market will officially open on Wednesday, June 19 at 3230 E. Colonial Drive in the former Sports Authority space. This is the seventh store to open...
SPONSORED: This historic two-bedroom, one-bathroom bungalow was built in 1925 and is located at 541 N. Shine Avenue , near Lake Eola and the popular Mills 50 District, and just blocks away from the downtown YMCA, trendy...
In the latest in a series of shakeups in the plans for the northeastern corner of Colonial Drive and Fern Creek Avenue, we've recently learned that a six-pump Racetrac will be moving in. Despite plans that were submitted earlier in the...
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 Jane...
SPONSORED: This move-in ready three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is located at 2319 Weber Street on the edge of the Colonialtown and Coytown neighborhoods. The 1,336 sqft home has a brand new roof, a new...
Paperwork has been filed asking for the rezoning of the southwest corner of Fern Creek and Colonial Drive, the current home of Ice Cold Auto Air, from Mixed Use High Intensity to Planned Development for a future Starbucks. While the...
Mia Supermarket, which opened in the former Colonialtown Winn-Dixie space in 2015, has changed its name and is now iFresh (Website). New York-based iFresh is the first publicly-listed Chinese/Asian supermarket chain in the country, and has a fast-growing presence in...
This mid-century, Colonialtown gem is located at 2205 Stanley Street, just a few blocks west from the Bumby and the Milk District to the east, or Thornton Park to the south, and Mills 50 to the northwest . You'd...
Chan's Chinese Cuisine (Website) is an award-winning restaurant that has been open for more than 20 years in the Colonialtown neighborhood. The property is now listed for sale on LoopNet. "After a very successful run, now it is time to...
Scream queen Bruce "The Chin" Campbell will be hosting a signing event for his latest book, Hail to the Chin: Further Confessions of a B-Movie Actor, from 6-9 p.m. on November 2 at the Coliseum of Comics in Orlando...
UPDATE: According to company spokeswoman, Victoria Lasavath, the new restaurant will be hosted in a brand new, 3,800 SF building, including the addition of a 1,000 SF patio which will face Colonial Drive. This will be the new flagship...
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 Jane...
Popular food truck Chicken Fire (Facebook) is opening a new brick and mortar location in Colonialtown. Kwame Boakye's take on Nashville hot chicken sandwiches took the pandemic by storm with a series of...