Remember that Make Orlando Great survey that the new owners launched to try to figure out what to put in the recently vacated Ferg's Depot building on Church Street? Well, the Nunziata brothers of FBC Mortgage have...
The first phase of Lincoln Property Company's downtown two tower property is nearing completion. The 28-story tower will house a hotel and offices at the corner of South Street and Garland Avenue. The second...
UPDATE: The Orchid Garden will not be affected by this development, but the Ballroom will be removed for the new tower. The 28-story office and hotel tower, SunTrust Plaza...
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UPDATE - Mark Ferguson has confirmed that he has sold Ferg's Depot.  Ferg’s Depot (Facebook | Website), the ambitious tenant of the historic Church Street Station has closed. The 15,000 SF restaurant/bar took over three years to open and hit a number...
The three-story Church Street Exchange Building has a new set of owners in Digvijay Gaekwad and Robert Yeager. The 87,000+ SF home of publicly subsidized coworking space Canvs and PlanSource should be remaining in tact as Gaekwad told the Orlando Sentinel in a recent...
Ferg's Depot (Facebook | Website) on Church Street has been listed for sale for $4,700,000. Bungalower spoke with the owner, Mark Ferguson, who informed us that they are currently dealing with repayments for a substantial bridge loan that was making it...
Our friends and allies over at Urbanista Orlando (Website), have been hard at work rounding up the latest occupancy rates of the downtown residential towers for us. Data for Crescent Central Station, 420 Artisan, Sevens, and Lexington Court was not...
Ferg's Depot is getting ready to open their new venue in the former Train Depot on Church Street, but there's a little sliver of land behind the fancy new shipping container oyster bars that could use a little sprucing...
Parking lots nine and ten will be closed for an undisclosed amount of time, starting some time in mid-June. The City leases the land for the lots from the Florida Department of Transportation (Website), which is required to give 30...
Graffiti Junktion plans to open another downtown location in February at 54 W. Church St. The location was previously Cafe Red. We told you about Cafe Red opening in March last year. In August the restaurant closed and posted a...
Growing Orlando (Website) plans to turn rooftops across Downtown Orlando into an urban farm. The idea, says founder Brent Buffington, is to turn a lot of small properties into a full scale farm. The fruits and vegetables will then be sold...
Developers are proposing a new Hyatt Place Hotel in Downtown Orlando. The hotel would be located at 225 S Garland Ave at South St . This puts the hotel on the Church Street Station complex that houses restaurants and bars, the...
The tech focused Canvs (Website | Facebook) coworking space we've been telling you about is set to open on Monday. Canvs is located at 101 S Garland Ave in the Church Street Exchange Building . At opening the space includes 118...
Orlando City Soccer unveiled the design for the new Major League Soccer Stadium that is being built downtown. The new stadium will be located along Church Street and Terry Ave . The details on the new stadium include: 19,500 approximate capacity Full 360-degree...
We've been telling you about how the Church Street Exchange is turning into a hub for technology companies. We've known that one of those components was as coworking space and Bungalower has learned that a new non-profit called Canvs leased...
As part of the State of the Downtown Address and the Carshare ribbon cutting, FDOT is bringing out a SunRail locomotive and two passenger cab cars. The train will be at Church Street Station in downtown Orlando from 11 a.m. to 2...
The owner of Ferg's Depot in the Old Orlando Railroad Depot is requesting approval to add a free-standing kitchen, restroom and storage additions using storage containers that will be painted to look like train cars. The storage containers would be...
Mark Ferguson the owner of Ferg's Sports Bar & Grill in St. Pete plan to open a restaurant and bar in the Church Street Train Depot. In St. Pete Ferg's Sports Bar & Grill is across the street from...
We reported that Five Guys on Church Street closed down and it didn't take long to fill the space. The Orlando Business Journal is reporting that Graffiti Junktion owner Greg Peters is planning to open a new american cafe...
Barnie's Coffee Kitchen is moving into the City Arts Factory Downtown. Barnie's will be located in the former Roho Coffee location. This provides them access both from within City Arts Factory and Orange Ave. Based on the signs posted...
The Five Guys on Church Street closed on Saturday. A sign posted on the door provided no further details but we've heard that Graffiti Junktion is considering a location there.