Photo Source: Google Maps Street View We're guessing its only temporary (as most surface lots in the downtown core are suposed to be) but developers asked the city to approve the demolition of 811 N Magnolia Ave. The single story small office...
Members of the East End Market team are putting the final touches on the building before the merchants can begin moving in next week. The landscape and garden plots can be seen being added in. The actual market is...
Residents and business in the Colonial Town/Fashion Square area will have a new hotel in the neighborhood. The Orlando city council approved a plan to add a Hotel to the Fashion Square Mall site. In addition to the eight...
Source: Google Maps Street View The Orlando Business Journal reports that the owners of the Citrus Center at 255 S Orange Ave (btwn. Jackson St. and Church St.) are trying to decide what to do with the "surface lot" space...
After years of having the property on the corner of Mills & Virginia sitting empty, The Fresh Market at Mills Park opens today. The supermarket is the first of a variety of business and an apartment complex to open...
Chad on Facebook asked: There is a triangular strip of land at the intersection of Rosalind and Livingston. it is directly across from the new Skyhouse apt. building. I think a schoolhouse used to be located here .. but was...
Members of the Nils M. Schweizer Fellows, Central Florida Modern created a Next Round campaign (Website | Facebook) to save the honeycomb part of "round building" downtown. The organization is raising money to save the Brise Soleil and turn them into...
Image Source: Google Street View The Orlando Philharmonic announced today that they closed on the purchasing of The Plaza Live building at 425 N. Bumby Ave in the Colonial Town Center. The Phil purchased the building and the Plaza Live business...
The owners of the 54 West plaza got approval for minor upgrades to the plaza. The improvements for the plaza at 54 W Church St. will go before the Appearance Review Board this month for a second time. They...
A  "Happy Holidays, Happy New Year" sign on top of the old OUC building on Lake Ivanhoe was a landmark during the holiday season for a number of years. City of Orlando Commissioner Robert Stuart helped to secure funding to...
Photo Courtesy of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
The large office building on 1011 East Colonial Dr. known to most as the Cruises Only building will undergo major renovations. Grabhorn Properties purchased the building, now being called 1011 East Center, in December of 2012. According to details provided by Stephen Yeow, VP...
The Orlando Magic have an agreement to pay the city about $12.7 million for property to build a new entertainment complex. The Orlando Sentinel obtained records that spell out the deal which the City of Orlando says is still being...
A new five unit rowhome will be going in on the corner of South Street and Mills Avenue near Lake Lawsona (GMap). The new townhouse will be called South Mills Row (Website) are just north of the 408 on Mills and...
Mold in the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center at Lake Ivanhoe located at 1111 North Orange Ave. (btwn. Magnolia Ave. & Highland Ave.) which was once an OUC plant is forcing the arts groups that use the building to leave. The...
An apartment building is being proposed at 420 E Church St. (btwn. Lake Ave & Osceola Ave.). We told you about how the City Council approved plans for the ORMC hotel and in the same approval they approved the...
iFixYourI (Website | Facebook) opened at the corner of Mills Ave. and Colonial Dr. this week. The business has taken over the Kazarian Building at 1200 E Colonial Dr. (at Mill Ave.) in the Mills 50 District. Despite Ralph Kazarian Auto...
The Plaza Live theater is looking for old photos of the building for a remodeling project they are working on. They are looking for any photos you might have but specifically need photos from before the 1980's back to the...
We told you last month that the Happy Holiday's sign on top of the old OUC building, now the Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts, and how the sign is coming back this year. They are able to do this...
Over the past month you may have noticed a new building appearing on the skyline for Florida Hospital's Health Village. The new building is the corporate offices for Adventist Health System's Florida Division in addition to first and second...
Orange Cycle (Website | Facebook) located at 2204 Edgewater Dr. is building a new building on the property to the west of their exiting building. The new building at 715 W Princeton St (btwn. Edgewater Dr. & Westmoreland Dr.) will...
Last night crews tested the "H" on top of the old OUC building on Ivanhoe. The letters will eventually spell out Happy Holidays and will be lit up later this year in time for the holiday season. Ivanhoe Village...
Jernigan asks Bungalower about the Orange & Colonial Hotel that was approved downtown: I put 2 and 2 together that this will likely be a Residence Inn - but either way, any timeline on demo of existing building (red one,...
A developer is looking to build a new building  at 30 S. Orange Ave (at Pine St.) in downtown Orlando . According to documents submitted to the City of Orlando Appearance review board the building will be three floors and...
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and District 4 City Commissioner Patty Sheehan will officially cut the ribbon to open the Eola House in Downtown’s Lake Eola Park this morning. The Eola House is located at 512 East Washington St in the southeast corner...