On July 23, 2018, City Council approved, as part of the FY 2018 Annual Action Plan, a request from Hannibal Square Community Land Trust, Inc. for Community Development Block Grant Program funding in the amount of $125,000....
A bill is being filed that seeks to increase affordable housing options and combat homelessness through the proliferation of tiny homes. It's estimated that over 3 million people experience homelessness in the United...
Plans have been filed to build a new 19-story mixed-use tower in Downtown Orlando anchored by a 256-room luxury hotel. The hopeful new hotel would be a Radisson Blu (Website) brand which they describe as "upper upper scale" with a...
Dr. Phillips Charities has announced Embrey Partners as the developer of a new multi-family housing project in The Packing District in West College Park/Fairvilla. The new 310-unit housing development will be located on the northeast corner of Princeton Street and Orange...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rises, so too do the 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 vintage trailer that is being sold on Craigslist, is advertised as being in excellent condition, and pre-gutted for an easier remodel. The 1968 Serro Scotty Gaucho is a favorite for trailer tinkerers, as seen in this video below. Mostly...
Our ongoing "House of the Day" features are arguably some of our most popular stories, especially on Instagram, so as we head into 2019 we thought we'd take a look at what you thought were our best featured homes;...
"Just saw on the OBJ that DPAC is going to build an apartment complex on-site. Have you seen any plans?" - Bungalower reader Well, the short answer is, probably not. The Orlando Business Journal published a story on December 14 stating that...
According to a release out of Creative Village yesterday, funding has come through for their first market-rate apartment building. SunTrust Robinson Humphrey has arranged a $66 million loan for The Allen Morris Company and Ustler Development, Inc, the team behind...
This five-bedroom, six bathroom home on the shores of Lake Sue in Winter Park was featured in the Orlando Museum of Art's Antiques Magazine and in the Winter Park Garden Tour. The 6,500+ SF Tudor-style home features details like hand-hewn antique wood floor...
As the popularity of Orlando’s downtown bungalow neighborhoods rises, so too do the 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...
More updated plans for the 200-acre Packing District project in west College Park have been filed with the City of Orlando including some added parcels and updated street grid plans. The original Planned Development paperwork refers to the project as the...
A 300-unit mixed-use high rise tower is being proposed for the southeastern corner of Orange Avenue and Livingston Street at 30 E. Livingston Street . The new apartment tower concept is currently being called “Zoi House Orlando” and will feature units that...
Modera Central, a new residential and retail development in Downtown Orlando, will soon open with 350 luxury apartments, the new University Club, and over 12,700 SF of ground floor retail. The new 22-story tower is located at the corner of...
Memphis-based Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc., is eyeing up 2+ acres of land owned by the Diocese of Orlando for a new nine-story apartment building in Downtown Orlando. The 325-unit development would be located on the corner of Orange and Robinson at...
The Miami-based real estate developer, Alex Vadia of Midtown Opportunities, has purchased one of the last vacant properties in Baldwin Park's town center. The 0.82-acre lot is located at 4787 New Broad Street , in the heart of Baldwin Park,...
Short-term rentals were approved by City Commission earlier in the year and the new city ordinance came into effect on July 1. Under the new home-sharing ordinance, residents are now allowed to host guests in a portion of their residence,...
This five-bedroom, four-bath College Park bungalow is located at 380 Dubsdread Circle and overlooks the historic Dubsdread Golf Course. The 2,812 SF home was built in 1917 and renovated by Condev Homes in 2015 to include new walls, insulation,...
In a follow up to the designs we shared on April 4, 2018 HERE, the developers behind the Golden Sparrow development have released more information regarding their mixed-use, multi-family tower planned for a vacant Downtown parcel. The three-phase, three-tower Golden...
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...
Texas-based Mill Creek Residential Trust LLC has announced its plans to purchase a 1.7-acre parcel in Creative Village for an estimated $5.5 million. According to a release sent to us earlier this week, the company is planning to develop a...
An entity named Midtown Opportunities XIIIB, LLC has applied for a Master Plan amendment that would allow them to place a 900-unit, multi-family, mixed-use development on a vacant lot located at 434 N. Orange Avenue in Downtown Orlando. The...
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...
SPONSORED by Olde Town Brokers: This 1,486 SF penthouse loft at the Metropolitan, located at 151 E. Washington Drive in Downtown Orlando, has some of the best views of of Lake Eola in the City. This two-bedroom, two-bathroom LA-style loft...
A representative of an entity called Veneto Builder, LLC has filed an application to build a two-unit, three-story mixed-use building on the empty lot at 811 E. Washington Street in Thornton Park , across the street from Dexter's. The 62.5...