Downtown Orlando Developments

  • Mama B's Giant Subs site on N. Orange under contract to local retailer

    Mama B's Giant Subs site on N. Orange under contract to local retailer

    Orlando-based Magic Pet, a premium pet food, supply and grooming business, has the former Mama B's Giant Subs property near Orlando's North Quarter under contract, potentially bringing new retail to one of the most highly trafficked corners in downtown. Located at 692 N. Orange Ave. on the southwest...

  • Orlando City's land east of soccer stadium faces months of soil remediation

    Orlando City's land east of soccer stadium faces months of soil remediation

    Orlando City Soccer Club should open its new Downtown Orlando stadium on March 5 as expected, but land the club owns directly to its east still has months of excavation and soil remediation ahead before it can be utilized.  OCSC's land owner affiliate has spent more than $25.52 million on property since...

  • Orlando aims to reduce regulatory barrier to Parramore housing redevelopment

    Orlando aims to reduce regulatory barrier to Parramore housing redevelopment

    City of Orlando planners want to add flexibility to a key development standard in the Parramore neighborhood that could make it easier to redevelop lots for single-family homes.  "This will reduce regulatory barriers to developers," chief planning manager Paul S. Lewis told GrowthSpotter. "Residents...

  • Developer plans 10-story mixed-use tower along Downtown Orlando's Lake Ivanhoe

    Developer plans 10-story mixed-use tower along Downtown Orlando's Lake Ivanhoe

    Winter Park-based Alliance Residential Company has property fronting Lake Ivanhoe in Downtown Orlando lined up for purchase, with plans to redevelop as a 10-story mixed-use project that will bring more residents and office space to burgeoning Ivanhoe Village, a lead executive with the company told...

  • Western Way shopping center in Downtown Orlando sells for $4.55M

    Western Way shopping center in Downtown Orlando sells for $4.55M

    Western Way, a 1950s-era shopping center on W. Colonial Drive in Downtown Orlando, fetched a $4.55 million sale price last week, due in large part to one very desirable tenant. "People really love the location, and they're familiar with it because they know the (Orange County) Tax Collector is...

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  • Digital marketing firm pays $15.5M for Downtown Orlando office building

    Digital marketing firm pays $15.5M for Downtown Orlando office building

    An affiliate of Orlando-based digital marketing firm Launch That paid $15.5 million last week to fast-track its growth, buying a five-story office building in Downtown Orlando where it can expand, while repositioning the property as a hub for small tech companies.  Located at 1 S. Orange Ave.,...

  • Orlando Union Rescue Mission & Orlando Magic swap land to faciltate shelter move

    Orlando Union Rescue Mission & Orlando Magic swap land to faciltate shelter move

    The Orlando Magic and Orlando Union Rescue Mission swapped properties in Downtown Orlando on Jan. 3, a formal step that now allows renovation to start in the coming months on a shuttered hotel where the men's shelter should relocate to by late November, the mission's president and CEO told GrowthSpotter. ...

  • Diocese of Orlando to clear 2-acre site in Orlando's Central Business District

    Diocese of Orlando to clear 2-acre site in Orlando's Central Business District

    The Diocese of Orlando is preparing to demolish two small buildings on 2.08 acres it owns in the heart of Downtown Orlando, clearing an underutilized parcel south of the Bank of America Center tower for potential future development.  Located at 336 N. Orange Ave. on the northwest corner with W....

  • 3rd-gen local CRE investor spends $1.5M on two Downtown Orlando sites

    3rd-gen local CRE investor spends $1.5M on two Downtown Orlando sites

    A third-generation investor in local real estate spent more than $1.5 million last week on two value-add commercial properties in Downtown Orlando. Brad Cowherd, principal of Florida Oranges Land Company and owner/operator of Infusion Tea on College Park's Edgewater Drive, has continued on the...

  • Orlando Union Rescue Mission men's shelter to relocate to downtown hotel

    Orlando Union Rescue Mission men's shelter to relocate to downtown hotel

    The Orlando Union Rescue Mission will relocate its men's shelter next year to a shuttered hotel property west of Downtown Orlando, an investment of roughly $5 million that will add a net 80 beds to its space, and allow it to vacate the footprint of the future 8.4-acre Orlando Magic Entertainment...

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  • Wells Fargo moving Downtown Orlando branch, vacating 23K SF of tower space

    Wells Fargo moving Downtown Orlando branch, vacating 23K SF of tower space

    Wells Fargo is preparing to lease 3,600 square feet of the former Fields Fiat-anchored building at 131 N. Orange Ave., relocating one of its two Downtown Orlando retail branches.  The move should occur in Second Quarter 2017, and will wrap up a notable reduction of the company's footprint in the...

  • Miami investor markets highly entitled 3.5 acres in Downtown Orlando for sale

    Miami investor markets highly entitled 3.5 acres in Downtown Orlando for sale

    One of Downtown Orlando's most prominent undeveloped land parcels is now marketed for sale after being held for nine months by a Miami-based investor, boasting rich entitlements for mixed use and the prospect of long-term growth for urban multifamily.  Located at 434 N. Orange Ave., the vacant...

  • Orlando City Soccer sources $79.5M bridge loan for stadium project

    Orlando City Soccer sources $79.5M bridge loan for stadium project

    Orlando City Soccer Club's affiliate developing the Downtown Orlando stadium now under construction sourced a $79.5 million loan from JPMorgan Chase Bank in late September, adding a new layer to the project's capital stack that had, until now, been forecast as mainly owner equity and low interest...

  • Plans emerge for facelift of city park next to Camping World Stadium

    Plans emerge for facelift of city park next to Camping World Stadium

    After a two-year study and redesign, city officials and LIFT Orlando are ready to unveil the plan to transform a dilapidated city park just south of Camping World Stadium into a family-friendly neighborhood asset. The Lake Lorna Doone Park master plan, developed by planning group Jacobs and funded...

  • Owner of vacant Downtown Orlando office building preps renovation plan

    Owner of vacant Downtown Orlando office building preps renovation plan

    Flint, Mich.-based developer West Second Street Associates is preparing designs for a complete renovation of the former AT&T office building in Downtown Orlando, and will seek retail and office tenants for pre-lease in the coming months, the company's director of acquisitions told GrowthSpotter. ...

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