The City of Orlando’s Historic Preservation Board is looking for a few good photographers to submit photos that successfully capture the essence of "... the quintessential Florida architectural style of the Mediterranean Revival." Not...
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra has just announced that it was awarded $10,000,000 in funding for The Plaza Live concert and event venue in the Milk District. The Orange County Board of Commissioners voted to...
Planned development Baldwin Park will soon have its own ER, courtesy of Oviedo Medical Center. The new ER will offer 24/7 adult and pediatric emergency care department with emergency-trained physicians and nurses on-site.
Demolition has already begun on a group of buildings that front Orange Avenue in order to prepare the site for an expanded parking garage on Advent Health-owned property in Ivanhoe Village. Part of...
A request for final approval has been submitted for a minor plat called Cedarwood Orlando at 924 Sligh Boulevard , just south of Downtown Orlando. The applicant is proposing to place a self-storage...
The City of Orlando recently reopened their Permitting Service Office in the bottom floor of City Hall following some extensive renovations and the space is completely unrecognizable. The new space features sleek and...
Southwest Value Partners, the new owners of the Bank of America Building, are investing in the long-ignored courtyard space located directly outside of their popular restaurant tenant, DoveCote Brasserie (Website).
New designs have been released for Ponte Health Properties pie-in-the-sky Vertical Medical City development. The much-touted development has reportedly settled on a large vacant commercial lot in the North Quarter, located at 1000...
For "Bungalower and The Bus" listeners it won't come as any news that Rollins' Alfond Inn will soon be expanding their Winter Park campus. Click HERE to hear it yourself in Episode 61 at the 8:03 mark....
" Is this something the Bungalower might be interested in looking into? We're not happy that they want cut down some gorgeous oak trees ..." - Bungalower reader Plans...
The owners of Tampa's popular Hall on Franklin (Website) are opening a sister space in Orlando's The Yard at Ivanhoe development. According to Genny Hall from Collier's International, who is working with Real Estate...
SPONSORED: This four-bedroom, three-and-a-half bath Winter Park home is an architectural gem and located in the desirable Orwin Manor neighborhood at 1455 Westchester Avenue . Built in the 1930s, the 2,704 SF home was...
A community meeting will be held 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 4 to discuss the conceptual designs for the Grand Avenue Neighborhood Center. We told you HERE in July 2018 that the currently vacant...
The City of Winter Park has released the following updates for the upcoming Winter Park Canopy project at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, which includes their new library and events center. The new 50,000...
According to a recent report by Orlando Business Journal and Orlando Weekly a new Steve McQueen-themed cocktail lounge will be opening downtown this spring. Mcqueens Social Lounge (Facebook | Instagram) is a new effort...
We told you HERE in November 2018 that Dr. Phillips Charities had received a major gift that would allow for the construction of a brand new YMCA facility in their OBT-based Packing District development.
Glenn Closson of Ivanhoe Park Brewing Co. (Website) in Ivanhoe Village was a recent recipient of a facade grant from the City of Orlando. The funding paid for a massive overhaul of his former warehouse into the...
A developer has submitted a request to replat two separate lots in the Milk District to allow for the creation of four new fee-simple lots. The move would permit the applicant, represented by...
The design/build contract for the new City of Orlando Tennis Center at the Packing District has been awarded to Borrelli and Partners (Website), according to the company's Principal, Jorge A. Borrelli. We've covered two...
The Tennis Garage property at 1492 W. Fairbanks Avenue is for sale. The .26-acre property is currently being used as an auto repair shop and is zoned C-3 commercial and sports a...
SPONSORED: Tucked away behind a lush wall of foliage, is the historic Albin Polasek Museum (Website); the best-kept secret of Tony Winter Park. The museum, named eponymously after an award-winning Czech sculptor who...
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...
Magic Pet (Facebook | Website), the pet food supply store we wrote about back in March 2017 when they purchased the Downtown Mama B's Giant Subs location, will open for business in early March. The...
Pizza Bruno (Website) will be opening their Mills 50 pizzeria concept some time this spring, according to owner Bruno Zacchini. Slice by Pizza Bruno will be opening in the former Class C office...