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...
The hotel concept we told you was moving into the former home of Doc's Streetside Grille back in 2015 is finally close to opening. The Delaney Hotel (Website) will be a new boutique hotel located at 1315 S. Orange Avenue...
The prominent southeastern corner of Mills Avenue and Colonial Drive has sold to new owners, An D and Patrick Dang for $2.59 million. We wrote about the property being for sale back in 2015 HERE when the listing price was...
The Downtown Arts District is hosting their Third Thursday Gallery Hop on February 21 at a different venue this month as their new home at the Rogers Kiene Building continues to be built out. The new venue, located at 108...
Greens Cottage was built in 1925 and is one of Dubsdread's last remaining historic homes. The 3,013 SF home has four bedrooms and four baths and is tucked away on a quiet picturesque half-acre of property located at 770 Greens...
The Florida Department of Transportation will host over 3,000 students this weekend at their Construction Career Days event at Central Florida Fairgrounds. Junior and senior high school students from over 70 local schools will learn about jobs for engineers and...
Orlando Health has announced their intention to build two new buildings on their downtown campus. Plans for a new building located at 1800 S. Orange Avenue were submitted to the City of Orlando’s planning division to begin the review and approval...
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...
SPONSORED: This beautiful four-bedroom, three bath home is located in Delaney Park, at 1521 Briercliff Drive . Originally built in 1926, this historic home was expertly restored by a two-time recipient of the Orlando Historic Preservation Award for "Best Preservation." The 1920's...
SPONSORED: This three-bedroom, three bath home in Lake Davis/Greenwood is straight out of South Florida and full of Art Deco charm. Located at 1220 Catherine Street this 2,451 SF home boasts unique architectural flourishes and was built almost to...
First built in 1938, the Eo Inn (Website) operates on the eastern side of Lake Eola and has 21 rooms and suites, a rooftop terrace with jacuzzi, and a groundfloor restaurant space that is currently vacant. And it's for...
Blue Star and management at The Venue have announced that they will close the popular Ivanhoe Village theatrical/burlesque space this fall. The pending closure is a result of the second phase of development for the neighboring The Yard project which is...
The former home of Kid-E Place, Childcare Learning Center at  in College Park could soon host new single-family homes. IF approved by the Municipal Planning Board next month, the lot which currently houses old school buildings would be razed in...
The historic Angebilt building was purchased by Novel Coworking LLC. on January 3, 2019. The Chicago-based coworking company paid The New Angebilt Corp. a reported $13,700,000 for the 100,323 SF former hotel turned office tower. Novel Coworking (Website), once Level...
Team Market Group, the family-run company behind popular downtown venues Celine Orlando (Website) and Mathers Social Gathering (Website) will open their latest endeavor, The Robinson Cocktail Room (Website), on Friday, January 4. The new modern cocktail room will be bringing...
SPONSORED BY CENTRAL FLORIDA COMMISSION ON HOMELESSNESS: This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s Bungalow Neighborhood news, and some bonus headlines you may have missed. If you missed us on Real...
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...
Orlando's City Council voted to increase the fees associated with Planning and Permitting during the council meeting on Monday, September 17. The base permit fee will increase from $50 to $60 for the first $1,000 of construction value, and from...
This four-bedroom, three bath home was built in 1906 and once belonged to Mahlon Gore, the thirteenth mayor of Orlando. Mayor Gore served in office from 1893 to 1896 and was born in Climax, Michigan. He moved to Orlando around...
Sayulita Taqueria (Website) is proposing to the City of Orlando to open a new taco restaurant at 1214 Kuhl Avenue just north of the Sodo Shopping Center. The area currently houses mostly medical offices for the Orlando Regional Medical...
Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors closed suddenly in late August, following the poor health of then co-owner and ops manager Martin Snellgrove, who passed way not that long after. People lit candles at the door for weeks. Despite the surprise closure, the...