Lotus Lounges and Honey prepare to open next week. The two restaurants will go in the space vacated by Nick's Italian Kitchen and Prickly Pear in the Sanctuary building located downtown on South Eola Dr. and Pine St. The countdown on...
We went by the new Lotus and Honey restaurants on Sunday to see what progress was being made. As we mentioned last week both restaurants are  scheduled to open in the Sanctuary downtown this week. We didn't see any...
We told you it was coming, posted  menus and we even gave you a peak inside and this weekend Lotus Orlando officially opened in Eola Square at 100 South Eola Drive Suite 105 (btwn. Pine St. & South St.). The...
It looks like the space that was Altamoda Salon will soon be Atelier Salon. Workers inside the space at 411 E Central Blvd. in the Thornton Park District began building out the space this week. The plans were for...
A new five unit rowhome will be going in on the corner of South Street and Mills Avenue near Lake Lawsona (GMap). The new townhouse will be called South Mills Row (Website) are just north of the 408 on Mills and...
An apartment building is being proposed at 420 E Church St. (btwn. Lake Ave & Osceola Ave.). We told you about how the City Council approved plans for the ORMC hotel and in the same approval they approved the...
Lynx is working over the next couple of months to add a new LYMMO route in downtown Orlando. The new East-West route will be the second route for the free downtown bus service. The East-West route runs between Westmoreland Dr....
$2,100 322 E Central Blvd, South Eola 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 1,632 square feet DARRYL HUNT Re/max Town Centre We couldn't help ourselves with this one. Who wouldn't want these kind of views downtown. Luxury condo at the Waverly with Lake Eola and City skyline...
We covered the opening of Lotus back in August in the space that used to be occupied by Prickly Pear. Unfortunately the reviews were not positive. Today Scott Joseph is reporting that the owners plan to change the concept. The new...
Don't Tell Anyone Bar (Website) is open in the Thornton Park District of Downtown Orlando and we're telling everyone. The bar is located in the 101 Eola building at 101 South Eola Drive. The entrance is actually on Church...
A 21-story residential tower is being proposed at 101 Lake Ave in the South Eola neighborhood of the Thornton Park District . Citi Tower is being planned on the site that was previously approved for the "Montage" development. The new...
A developer is proposing a 28 unit, 3-story townhouse development in the South Eola neighborhood of the Thornton Park District. The Thornton Park Townhomes are located at 620 Mariposa St. The property is also bordered by Jackson St and Summerlin...
350 S Osceola Ave Unit 6/465 E South St 2 bedrooms/ 2.5 bathrooms 1,703/1,455 Square Feet $369,000 / $329,000 Listing Agent: Nancy Schafer/Max Rosenblum Today's Houses of the Day are two units in one of our favorite housing complexes. The Osceola Brownstones were built...
When we told you about the townhomes being planned in the South Eola neighborhood of Thornton Park District back in March, Bungalowers were very quick to comment on the plainness of the design that was shown for the 28-unit, three-story development. The...
Construction on a new nine-story apartment complex broke ground today in the South Eola Neighborhood of the Thornton Park District. We first told you about the new apartments located at 420 E Church St  back in September. We now know they will...
We've first told you about the The Brownstones at Thornton Park (Website | Facebook) back in March, and then provided updated exterior renderings in July. Now, the 28-unit townhome complex is set to break ground today in the South Eola neighborhood of the...
Mingos in Thornton Park is now closed. Mingos was located at 100 S Eola Dr in the South Eola neighborhood of the Thornton Park District. The restaurant owner Nikesh Patel has been facing legal troubles. A judge appointed a third-party to oversee business operations....
This tampered sign was spotted by avid Bungalower reader, Tairi Perez today. The sign is located near the intersection of South and Bumby. Apparently it also said, "PRAISE BOB." The sign has since been fixed.  
The Orlando City Commission voted to save Constitution Green from developers on Monday, to the price tag of $5.9M. The current owners, the Caruso family, will be paid $3.3M from the CRA budget, and will be given a parcel of...
Popular Clermont restaurant, Wallace Grill (Facebook), will be opening a new location in the Sanctuary building in Thornton Park (or South Eola, depending on whom you are speaking with). They will be taking the former Nick's Italian Kitchen/Sanctuary Diner space. We've...
A 1,765 SF condo in the Star Tower building is available for purchase. This unit has great views of Downtown Orlando through its floor to ceiling windows, and is centrally located just south of Lake Eola and Thornton Park ....
June's What's Up Downtown event, hosted by the Downtown Development Board and the Community Redevelopment Agency, will focus on Creative Placemaking. The event is on June 2, at 5:30 p.m., and will be hosted at Snap! Downtown in 420...
If approved, three separate lots on East Pine Street could be the future home of the Olive (Website). The three lots, comprised of 619,621, and 623 East Pine , could soon host a new three-story, six-unit development. The proposed building...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero Jane Jacobs. A reader,...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero Jane Jacobs. Bungalower...