"The design balances the quiet spaces necessary for the thoughtful contemplation of art, the bold forms essential to revitalizing a civic institution, and the sustainable measures required for successful contemporary development."- ARCHITECT MAGAZINE The...
That museum that The Girl Scouts of Citrus Council are building in Colonialtown is inching closer to earning its "realness" merit badge. We told you HERE in August 2019 that the local Girl...
An applicant by the name of Jean Abi-Aoun has submitted a request with the City of Orlando to be permitted to build a new apartment project on the southwestern shore of Lake Copeland, just across the street...
Craig Ustler is a third-generation Orlandoan on both sides of his family and the president of Ustler Development Group - a company that's on the forefront of some of the largest projects in Orlando's history, including Creative...
Crews working on the construction of a new emergency department at Advent Health Winter Park discovered a time capsule last week. As you can see in the following photos, the capsule, which was...
The Yard at Ivanhoe (Website) has signed on the operator for a coffee shop in the front courtyard of the massive Ivanhoe Village development. Foxtail Coffee will occupy a 500 SF space that...
The Orlando Magic wants to buy a city-owned parking lot in Parramore so they can build a new facility roughly a quarter-of-a-mile away from the Amway Center. The planned 100,000 SF facility would...
The Enzian Theater (Website) made headlines in 2018 when it suddenly pulled its plans for the long-awaited expansion of its Maitland-based theater building but the struggle to have more screens may not be over.
Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors (Website) reopened under new ownership back in June 2019, but the renovations are apparently ongoing. They have a new window. Wally's closed suddenly in August 2018 following a sudden...
Winter Park's new library project, which was approved in 2016, has finally had its construction cost approved by city commissioners to the tune of $41.7 million. Winter Park commissioners approved the price tag...
Following up on the recent news that the Mayor had appointed a new Director of Placemaking and Competitiveness at City Hall, Bungalower's Brendan O'Connor had a chance to sit down with the man himself, Frank Billingsley, for...
A vacant warehouse that once housed a men's shelter in Parramore caught fire this morning and the Orlando Fire Department reported that one person was rescued from the second floor of the vacant building but that they...
Miami-based donut shop, The Salty Donut - Artisanal Donut Shoppe and Coffee Bar (Website) could be opening a new Orlando location in the former Gene's Auto Service in Audubon Park. The news was...
A local firm is looking to purchase a downtown lot by Lake Eola in order to erect an eight-story luxury hotel. MMI Development (Website) is still in the early stages of developing a...
On January 16, the Winter Park City Commission approved the Orange Avenue Overlay District in a 3-2 vote that has some chins wagging. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1phmRRjfII&w=948&h=533] The 95-acre Overlay District is...
A 12-story mixed-use tower is being planned for one of the densest neighborhoods in downtown Orlando, South Eola. Vive on Eola (Website) will be located on the corner of Church Street and South...
CityArts and the Downtown Arts District hosted a community fundraiser at their new headquarters in the historic Rogers Kiene Building on January 11 to fund an ambitious courtyard expansion planned for a long-ignored alleyway that encircles the...
Ruth's Chris Steak House (Facebook | Website) will be demolishing and rebuilding the Winter Park Village location of its high-end steakhouse chain, according to a recent report by the Orlando Business Journal. The...
The 35,500 SF + South Street Ministry church is currently for sale and asking $3,250,000. The 4.83-acre property, located at 2113 E. South Street is zoned for single-family residential subtype Religious Facility...
Camden Lake Eola (Website) is a new apartment complex opening at 520 E. Church Street in the South Eola neighborhood in early 2020. City Council approved a plan that will allow short-term...
The Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation (Website) has filed paperwork for a Conditional Use permit with the City of Winter Park to raze its current home on Welbourne Avenue and replace it with something much larger.
EDIT: The project architect is Charlan Brock. What could be one of the largest homes in the nation is being planned for the north shore of Lake Osceola in Winter Park.
A former general store/laundromat in East Orlando is in the process of being renovated by new owners. Fort Pitt (Facebook | Website), located at 5565 Old Cheney Highway - the furthest east we...
UPDATE: The Lake Alert for Lake Formosa and Lake Rowena has been lifted. Please resume all normal water activities associated with the lake. In a bit of news...
SC Advisors, a real estate development team involved with the upcoming Packing District, is involved in a second mixed-use project at 1800 Crown Way . Click HERE to see the LoopNet listing...