Photo Source: Google Maps Street View We're guessing its only temporary (as most surface lots in the downtown core are suposed to be) but developers asked the city to approve the demolition of 811 N Magnolia Ave. The single story small office...
After our recent post on the new neighborhood & main street signs a reader asked us: After reading your article on the neighborhood signs, I've started seeing them everywhere.  I saw Uptown had one of the signs. Is Uptown a...
The NORA (Website | Facebook) construction is well underway with a late spring/early summer expected opening. The mixed-use apartment building is at 899 N Orange Ave on the corner of  North Orange Avenue and Marks Street in the North Quarter/Uptown area of...
The Sevens, a mixed-use building project at 777 N Orange Ave in the uptown/north quarter area , is scheduled to break ground in the spring with an eventual opening in the fall of 2015. The nine-story building is being developed...
A new office building in the North Quarter is scheduled to break ground later this month. The new building is located at 800 N Orange Ave next to the Park North at Cheney Place condos. Bungalower has learned that a company...
Bungalower has learned that the City of Orlando received funding from the Florida Department of Transportation to build a pedestrian bridge over Colonial Drive in-between Orange Ave and I-4. The bridge has long been discussed as a way to connect...
The Virgin Olive Market (Website | Facebook) located at 807 N Orange Ave in the North Quarter plans to close this week . Scott Joseph is reporting the last day for the cafe will be this Friday. Virgin Olive Market moved...
SPONSORED: NORA (Website | Facebook) began pre-leasing their apartments this week. The new six-story apartment complex is located at 899 N Orange Ave in the North Quarter district . Residents will be able to begin moving into the first phase of the 246-unit...
Green Day Cafe (Website | Facebook) will open a new restaurant in the North Quarter of Downtown Orlando. Their new location will be at 807 N Orange Ave, in the former Virgin Olive Market space, which closed back in April . Green Day is...
Green Day Cafe (Website | Facebook) opened their first downtown location today. The café is located at 807 N Orange Ave in the Uptown District in the former Virgin Olive Market location. Their menu includes wraps and bowls for breakfast, homemade soups,...
SPONSORED: Nora (Website | Facebook) is now open for tours and pre-leasing. The new six-story apartment complex is located at 899 N Orange Ave in the North Quarter district . Residents will be able to begin moving into the first phase of the 246-unit...
Coffee Culture Café & Eatery (Website | Facebook) plans to open in the ground floor retail space at NORA on the North Quarter district. The café will be located at 855 N Orange Ave . The Canadian based café serves coffee and espresso...
The Sevens, a mixed-use building project at 777 N Orange Ave in the North Quarter district of Downtown Orlando, will break ground later today. When we first told you about the nine-story building a year ago, the project was originally...
North Quarter Tavern (Website) plans to open in the ground floor space of Nora. Nora is the apartment complex that opened in November at 861 N Orange Ave in the North Quarter . The North Quarter Tavern is by the same team that...
The 2.07 acre lot by the Crowne Plaza Hotel is being transformed into a 109 unit, five-story affordable multi-family building with an integrated ground floor, parking garage. The development is currently seeking the approval of their paint scheme from the...
LYNX announced last month that it would be making some system-wide changes by April. The LYNX Board of Directors will be voting on service change proposals at their upcoming March 26 meeting. The biggest change would see an extension to the...
Coral Gables-based company, Continental Properties Acquisition Group (CPAG), is purchasing five hotels from Alena Hospitality, formerly owned by Nikesh Patel, following the scandal last year that saw him faced with federal charges. The hotels include the former Marriott Hotel near the...
  Green Day Cafe has opened for businesses in the former Virgin Olive Market space in the North Quarter. Green Day Cafe is an Eco-friendly fast food restaurant chain that focuses on "healthy alternatives to traditional fast food." The menu includes...
  The Canadian coffee chain Coffee Culture (Facebook | Website) is well on their way to opening their new location in Nora in the North Quarter. According to the Nora Facebook page, the new coffee spot will be adjacent to...
We've had a number of our Bungalower readers asking us about the timeline for the upcoming Colonial Drive pedestrian bridge project. We first wrote about the planned connection between the Orlando Urban Trail and Gertrude's Walk back in March...
The Canadian coffee chain's Orlando location  has finally opened. We wrote about the new North Quarter shop, Coffee Culture (Facebook | Website), back in November and again in April. The Canadian based café serves coffee and espresso along with fresh-baked goods, breakfast...
North Quarter Tavern (Website) is a new "chef-driven" neighborhood watering hole that is opening on the ground floor of Nora, in the North Quarter . The concept was developed by the team at Citrus Restaurant (Facebook | Website), and the kitchen...
Vinyl Arts Bar (Facebook | Website) will be opening in the former home of the infamous Green T Spa Asian Massage in the North Quarter  later this year. According to a YouTube video, posted below, the new venue will specialize...
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...
 Did You Know-town is a series of hyper-local trivia bits about the City Beautiful.    Lake Dot, in the early days of Orlando's history, was known as "the mud hole with the big alligator." We would love to know what happened to...