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4-building industrial park in Sanford sells for $13.4 million

A 110,000-square-foot industrial park in Sanford has sold for $13,400,000 amid competition for space in Metro Orlando. The Vantage Point industrial-flex park at 570 Monroe Rd. northeast of the Interstate 4 interchange at State Road 46, was sold Monday by an affiliate of Miami-based private investor...

  • ContraVest plans another Addison multifamily development for active area

    ContraVest plans another Addison multifamily development for active area

    Contravest is planning 218 apartments along Winter Garden Vineland Road in a quartet of 4-story buildings across the street from Grand Cypress Resort west of Apopka Vineland Road. Addison at Cypress Sound would have more than 180 one- and two-bedroom apartments with a handful of studios and three-bedroom...

  • Eustis says impact-fee incentives possible in 800-acre assemblage

    Eustis says impact-fee incentives possible in 800-acre assemblage

    A nearly 800-acre property that city officials say is eligible for some Eustis impact-fee credits will soon be on the market. Orlando commercial real estate attorney John K. Keating owns the undeveloped rural pastureland south of the former Pine Meadows Golf Course along State Route 44. The series...

  • Apartments near Valencia campus sell, create strong windfall for investor

    Apartments near Valencia campus sell, create strong windfall for investor

    Windrift Apartments near Valencia College’s main campus has been sold to an affiliate of Utah-based Bridge Investment Group for a recorded $39.3 million.  Located northwest of the interchange of state roads 408 and 417, Windrift’s 288 units offer simple access to several strong employment regions...

  • Smogor's retirement in Orange spurs messages of gratitude, respect

    Smogor's retirement in Orange spurs messages of gratitude, respect

    Orange County Development Review Committee Chair and Planning Administrator John Smogor has capped 36 years of service with his last day on the job Friday -- and continues to garner praise from numerous members of the Metro Orlando business community. Often, Smogor could be spotted wearing a creative...

  • Near Mount Dora, 245 single-family homes planned

    Near Mount Dora, 245 single-family homes planned

    D.R. Horton is looking to build 245 single-family homes near Mount Dora according to plans filed with Orange County on Monday. The subdivision listed as Holly Estates in county plans is set on a 107-acre parcel along State Road 441 north of Willow Street and west to Mohawk Drive.   It would contain...

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