UPDATE: The Orchid Garden will not be affected by this development, but the Ballroom will be removed for the new tower. The 28-story office and hotel tower, SunTrust Plaza...
Lucky’s Market Declares Successful Bids by 10 Parties for 23 Stores,Including Six Going-Concern Operating Stores, its Florida Distribution Center, One Owned Property and 16 Leases, in Court-Supervised Auction for Approximately $29 Million We told...
The 7-Eleven located at 723 N. Mills Avenue in the Mills 50 neighborhood closed in December 2018 and has been sitting mostly empty ever since - a laundromat called Kwik Kleen has been operating in a...
This adorable and affordable home in Winter Park has a not-so-cute address, but we're totally into it anyway. Located at 666 Overspin Drive , this two-bedroom, one-bathroom home is just waiting for you to move in with...
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...
Dexter's Thornton Park has been sold to new owners and will reopen under a new brand. Brian Minkel and Matthew Nicoletti are the proud new owners of the long-running bar/restaurant and former Publix...
Unicorp National Development has announced that they have made a deposit on the roughly 50-acre site that hosts the long-struggling Orlando Fashion Square Mall in East Orlando, to the tune of $23 million. While...
The City of Orlando has its city planners create vision plans for its neighborhoods to help control future development. We've shared them before for neighborhoods like Lake Formosa in Ivanhoe Village and the SODO warehouse district, and...
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 owners of The Lodge (Facebook) and The Woods (Facebook) in Downtown Orlando have taken the helm of the recently vacated Burton's Bar and Grill in Thornton Park . Following the news that the bar had closed this past February, business partners...
EDIT: While this building is very castle-like in nature, it is not the original Glen Turner Castle. It is in fact, just the boathouse. The original castle was four stories tall, built to resemble an existing castle in France.  This...
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...
We first wrote about the upcoming 8-acre Grills Family Restaurant (Facebook | Website) project in July, 2015 HERE and then again in 2016 HERE. Now, according to the restaurant team, they are preparing to finally open in the first week of January, 2018. Grills...
Amazon is getting into the mail order tiny house game. The Allwood Solvalla is a new garden house kit that shoppers can order online and have delivered straight to their homes.
A new selfie warehouse is being built-out on West Church Street in the Parramore District in Downtown Orlando. The new 4,500 SF Wall Crawl (Website) photo studio, located at 1016 W. Church...
1010 HAS SINCE REOPENED AS OF DECEMBER 2018. MORE INFO HERE. The City of Orlando has placed "condemned" notices on the popular Parramore event venue, 1010 West (Website). 1010 West, named after it's address of 1010 W. Church Street , is a...
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...
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.
UPDATE: The Wally's management team has announced that the official opening will be on Monday, June 17. When Wally’s Mills Avenue Liquors closed suddenly in late August of last year, Orlando residents were...
Dr. Phillips Charities has finally released their plans for a new mixed-use "Packing District" in west College Park that we hinted at HERE in 2016. The project will develop more than 200-acres of property that has been carefully assembled over...
UPDATE 8/8: A PUBLIC HEARING HAS BEEN SCHEDULED FOR THE MUNICIPAL PLANNING BOARD TO HEAR THIS CASE AT 8:30 A.M. SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 AT CITY HALL. CLICK HERE FOR THE PROJECT OVERVIEW.   Winter Park-based Titan Properties is looking to redevelop...
Jonestown was a Black community near Greenwood Cemetery comprised mostly of small houses and shacks. Founded in roughly 1880 along East South Street the name was inspired by Sam and Penny Jones, who lived along the banks...
Phoenix, Arizona-based grocery chain, Sprouts Farmers Market (Website), will be moving into the former Winter Park Whole Foods location on Aloma, according to a recent report by Kyle Arnold, with the Orlando Sentinel.  Sprouts specializes in brands that are non-gmo, organic,...
"We had our tenant in Winter Park, the famed Spoleto My Italian Kitchen, due to pandemic, walk out, and we are holding an auction!" - Millenia Partners According to Scott Joseph, Spoleto Italian Kitchen...
While still in the early planning stages, the Hourglass District is beginning to take shape. Led by the husband-and-wife team Elise Sabatino and Giovanni Fernandez, the new project will completely remake the intersection of Bumby Avenue and Curry Ford Road....