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  • Denholtz pays $12M for second Orlando industrial asset buy since October

    Denholtz pays $12M for second Orlando industrial asset buy since October

    New Jersey-based real estate company Denholtz Associates paid $12.05 million earlier this month for its third flex-industrial asset buy in Orlando this year, and is pursuing more in the market, a lead executive with the company told GrowthSpotter.  Located at 3600 Silver Star Road and 3701-3735...

  • Taurus plans Phase 2 of Beltway Commerce Center with two new warehouse bldgs

    Taurus plans Phase 2 of Beltway Commerce Center with two new warehouse bldgs

    Global real estate firm Taurus Investment Holdings is planning more than 560,000 square feet of new warehouse space for the second phase of industrial development in its Beltway Commerce Center, northeast of Orlando International Airport.  Taurus' Maitland office filed a Specific Parcel Master...

  • Memphis-based investors buy, rebrand construction equipment firm in Orlando

    Memphis-based investors buy, rebrand construction equipment firm in Orlando

    Memphis-based family investment firm Dobbs Management Service paid more than $2.73 million last week to enter the Orlando market, buying the property of a competitor in the construction equipment field as part of a seven-site portfolio deal in Florida.  A Dobbs affiliate bought full-service John...

  • UPS pays $1.55M to expand footprint among competitors west of MCO airport

    UPS pays $1.55M to expand footprint among competitors west of MCO airport

    Atlanta-based United Parcel Service (UPS) paid $1.55 million last week for the last few vacant acres up for play along a road dominated by parcel carriers west of Orlando International Airport.  Located at 1610 E. Landstreet Road, the 6.5-acre property is directly east of a 21,093-square-foot UPS...

  • Flagship Companies eyes site west of Meadow Woods for new self storage

    Flagship Companies eyes site west of Meadow Woods for new self storage

    Local developer Flagship Companies Group has a site west of Orlando's Meadow Woods neighborhood under contract with plans a three-story self storage facility, while the property's seller also tries to pave the way for new apartments nearby. Located on the northeast corner of S. Orange Avenue and...

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  • Brazilian developer plans flex warehouse on US 17-92 in Polk

    Brazilian developer plans flex warehouse on US 17-92 in Polk

    A Brazilian developer is planning to build 108,000 square feet of flex office/warehouse space on U.S. 17-92 in Polk County.   Haroldo de Barros purchased the 12-acre acre parcel five years ago under his U.S. affiliate Danpol Development. He wants to develop the business park in two phases, with...

  • Developer preps Dr. Phillips site along W. Sand Lake Road for self storage

    Developer preps Dr. Phillips site along W. Sand Lake Road for self storage

    Orlando-based Structure Development is planning a new CubeSmart self storage facility in Dr. Phillips on land considered the last undeveloped commercial site fronting W. Sand Lake Road in that submarket.  Located at 7212 W. Sand Lake Road, directly east of the 10-story Sand Lake IV office building,...

  • Local fencing supply company plans new Apopka warehouse & expansion

    Local fencing supply company plans new Apopka warehouse & expansion

    A local supplier of fencing installation for commercial development is planning to build a new, larger Orlando-area headquarters in Apopka, driven primarily by major public contracts won in recent years. KMG Fence has offices in Orlando and Tampa, and serves an eight-county region in Central Florida...

  • Local developer plans 30k SF of new warehouse space in Sanford

    Local developer plans 30k SF of new warehouse space in Sanford

    Winter Park-based DeMabry Holdings Inc., a land acquisition and development firm headed by Gino Della Cava, is planning two new warehouse buildings in the Aero Lane Industrial Park in east Sanford. Della Cava, also president of local general contractor ACS Construction, told GrowthSpotter on Wednesday...

  • Seefried clears first hurdle for new 1.5M SF warehouse on U.S. 27 in Polk

    Seefried clears first hurdle for new 1.5M SF warehouse on U.S. 27 in Polk

    Polk County Commissioners voted 3-2 late Tuesday in support of a plan by Seefried Industrial Properties to add 1.5 million square feet of distribution warehouse space on a U.S. 27 site currently slated to be a regional shopping center.  This was the first of two public hearings and votes by the...

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  • Ohio-based developer eyes Downtown Orlando's SoDo District for self storage

    Ohio-based developer eyes Downtown Orlando's SoDo District for self storage

    Ohio-based Cedarwood Development is pursuing its entry to the Orlando commercial market with a potential self storage facility in the downtown SoDo District. Located at 924 Sligh Blvd., the 1-acre parcel now under contract lies just west of the Orlando Health medical campus in Downtown Orlando....

  • Orlando cabinetry company pays $1.5M for own warehouse w/growth potential

    Orlando cabinetry company pays $1.5M for own warehouse w/growth potential

    Local cabinetry and millwork manufacturer Woodchuck Industries paid $1.5 million on Wednesday for the opportunity to expand its business, buying a warehouse in northwest Orlando it had been leasing, with space available to grow into.   Located at 3860 Bengert St. off of Silver Star Road, the 1.44-acre...

  • Liberty Property Trust preps plan for new spec industrial in Park at AIPO

    Liberty Property Trust preps plan for new spec industrial in Park at AIPO

    Liberty Property Trust and its local partner on the Liberty Park at AIPO industrial park are preparing another speculative warehouse of 130,000-plus square feet, and will seek a lender and general contractor in the coming months for potential groundbreaking next year.  To be located at 3057 Tradeport...

  • City Furniture to seek Orlando warehouse space in 2018 to support area stores

    City Furniture to seek Orlando warehouse space in 2018 to support area stores

    City Furniture will seek up to 120,000 square feet of warehouse space in the coming year to support its first two stores in the market that are pegged for 2019 openings, the company's president told GrowthSpotter.  The retailer has construction plans under review with the city of Orlando for a...

  • First Industrial Realty Trust pays $8.2M for 4th Orlando warehouse

    First Industrial Realty Trust pays $8.2M for 4th Orlando warehouse

    Chicago-based First Industrial Realty Trust paid $8.235 million on Tuesday for its fourth warehouse property in Orlando, and its second on the same block in the past four months.  Located at 450 Gills Dr. in the Crossroads Business Park, southeast of The Florida Mall and near the W. Landstreet...

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  • Developer to pitch new self storage & retail bldg on Milk District bowling alley site

    Developer to pitch new self storage & retail bldg on Milk District bowling alley site

    Winter Park-based developer Titan Properties is pursuing purchase and redevelopment plans for a bowling alley property in Downtown Orlando, with the first phase potentially a four-story self storage facility with ground-floor retail. Located at 400 N. Primrose Dr. on the northwest corner with E....

  • Residents sue city & developer to stop work on Princeton Oaks Industrial Park

    Residents sue city & developer to stop work on Princeton Oaks Industrial Park

    Two non-profit environmental groups made up of local residents have sued the city of Orlando and affiliates of Foundry Commercial to try and stop development of the Princeton Oaks Industrial Park. The environmental groups -- Speak Up Wekiva, Inc., which claims more than 2,200 members, and Save...

  • Miami-based artist pays $6M for NNN-leased warehouse near Orlando airport

    Miami-based artist pays $6M for NNN-leased warehouse near Orlando airport

    An affiliate of Miami Beach-based photographer Robert Curran spent $6 million on Monday for his first investment property in Greater Orlando, a NNN-leased warehouse north of Orlando International Airport.  Located at 6333 McCoy Road in the Lee Vista Business Commons industrial park, the 42,300-square-foot...

  • Heavy equipment rental company enters market with $4M land buy near OIA

    Heavy equipment rental company enters market with $4M land buy near OIA

    Ownership behind Miami-based heavy equipment rental company Action Rentals paid a combined $4.05 million last week to enter the Orlando market, buying more than 6.6 acres northwest of Orlando International Airport.  The buyer entity was an investment affiliate of Bruno Ramos, principal in Miami-based ...

  • Atlanta firm prepping industrial park near Kissimmee Gateway Airport

    Atlanta firm prepping industrial park near Kissimmee Gateway Airport

    Atlanta-based Stein Investment Group is seeking a mass grading permit for a new industrial park near the Kissimmee Gateway Airport. The plan calls for a pair of 9-acre industrial lots straddling both sides of the future Hoagland Boulevard extension. Hoagland runs along the western boundary of the...

  • Seefried pays $26.9M for Amazon project land in Lake Nona, site work starts

    Seefried pays $26.9M for Amazon project land in Lake Nona, site work starts

    Atlanta-based developer Seefried Industrial Properties paid $26.9 million on Friday for 130.6 acres south of Orlando International Airport, where site and infrastructure work is underway to build a new Amazon fulfillment center that will be Orlando's tallest and largest warehouse.  Amazon.com,...

  • LIFT Orlando starts commercial land assemblage east of Camping World Stadium

    LIFT Orlando starts commercial land assemblage east of Camping World Stadium

    LIFT Orlando has started building an assemblage of commercial properties in the past week east of Camping World Stadium for future redevelopment. The non-profit organization says plans for the land are undetermined, but multiple sellers were told of a prospective parking garage.  Initial properties...

  • Developer preps new light industrial bldgs in Rand Yard Commerce Center

    Developer preps new light industrial bldgs in Rand Yard Commerce Center

    Ocala-based DL Fox Properties LP has a 24,500-square-foot building under construction in Sanford’s Rand Yard Commerce Center, and two more on the way later this year. A spokesman for president Dan Fox said the company started erecting steel this week for the building in Rand Yard West, the western...

  • Seefried expected to pay Tavistock near $26M for Amazon project land

    Seefried expected to pay Tavistock near $26M for Amazon project land

    Atlanta-based developer Seefried Industrial Properties is expected to pay more than $280,000 per net usable acre this week for 130.6 acres under contract south of Orlando International Airport, where plans are established for a new Amazon fulfillment center that would be Orlando's tallest and largest...

  • Morningstar plans 100,000 SF self-storage facility near Tupperware campus

    Morningstar plans 100,000 SF self-storage facility near Tupperware campus

    Morningstar Properties paid $1.5 million this week for a new self-storage site in Osceola County's The Loop submarket. Morningstar is a vertically integrated developer and manager of self-storage facilities, operating under its own brand: Morningstar Storage. Currently the company manages a network...

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  • Seefried wants to add 1.5M square feet of industrial to Four Corners area

    Seefried wants to add 1.5M square feet of industrial to Four Corners area

    Owners of one of the largest undeveloped tracts on Polk County's U.S. 27 corridor want the county to allow a change in use to meet the insatiable demand for more warehouse distribution space. Albertson International filed a notice of proposed change to the Four Corners DRI as well as a Comprehensive...

  • DCT Industrial files plan for 7th warehouse at ADC North on Conway Road

    DCT Industrial files plan for 7th warehouse at ADC North on Conway Road

    Denver-based DCT Industrial Trust has filed plans for a seventh light industrial building at its Airport Distribution Center North warehouse park on S. Conway Road, while still in lease-up on its fourth building and permitting ahead for a fifth and sixth.  Located on the southeast quadrant of Conway...

  • Self storage, fuel station & more start to line up for 65 acres on Turkey Lake Road

    Self storage, fuel station & more start to line up for 65 acres on Turkey Lake Road

    Developer Randall F. Greene has more than half of his affiliate's 65 acres on Turkey Lake Road in the tourist corridor under contract or close to it for lakefront apartments, a national self-storage operator and fuel station, with retail, hotel and medical office in play for the rest.  Located...

  • Nuvo Development building Art Deco-inspired self storage in Celebration

    Nuvo Development building Art Deco-inspired self storage in Celebration

    Winter Park's Nuvo Development is about to pull permits on what may be the loveliest self-storage facility in all of Central Florida. The company paid nearly $2.6 million last week for a 1.7-acre commercial lot on Celebration Boulevard, near the World Drive interchange. The company is partnering...

  • Veteran CRE exec plans 54k SF spec warehouse, seeks lender & more land

    Veteran CRE exec plans 54k SF spec warehouse, seeks lender & more land

    Veteran industrial real estate executive Stephen Whitley is readying plans for his first Orlando warehouse development after starting a private investment firm last year, has yet to choose a lender for the project and is scouting for more land in the area.  A former senior vice president for Liberty...

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  • Local event supplier pays $2.5M for warehouse in OCP, seller to turn 1031

    Local event supplier pays $2.5M for warehouse in OCP, seller to turn 1031

    Orlando-based event supplier Florida Event Decor paid $2.5 million on May 31 to pave a path for its growing business, buying a warehouse in Orlando Central Park with enough undeveloped land on the lot to expand the building by 50 percent.  Set on 2 acres at 2301 Premier Row, the 39-year-old warehouse...

  • Cheesecake supplier plans expansion after striking deal with Sanford

    Cheesecake supplier plans expansion after striking deal with Sanford

    A national dessert manufacturer based in Sanford is moving forward with expansion plans after city leaders agreed to sell about an acre of land near a retention pond. The agreement will keep the company, The Father's Table LLC, in the city. Sanford City Commissioners on May 22 declared a 55-foot-by-771...

  • Fishing rod supplier plans expansion in Seminole, to seek engineer & GC

    Fishing rod supplier plans expansion in Seminole, to seek engineer & GC

    An Oviedo-based firm that sells custom fishing rod kits and parts is netting more business, and exploring the possibility of building a new facility in a rural part of Seminole County to accommodate the company's growth. Kevin Brontz of Get Bit Outdoors met with Seminole County planners Wednesday...

  • Family-owned printing company to leave Longwood, build new HQ in Sanford

    Family-owned printing company to leave Longwood, build new HQ in Sanford

    Magnolia Press, a homegrown print shop doing business in Seminole County since 1973, has outgrown its Longwood operation and plans to build a new main office in Sanford. At 21,000 square feet, the new building will be more than twice as large as the company's current 8,000-square-foot print shop...

  • Chicago-based scaffolding supplier enters Orlando market w/industrial land buy

    Chicago-based scaffolding supplier enters Orlando market w/industrial land buy

    Chicago-based Contractors Access Equipment recently spent $825,000 to enter the Orlando market, buying 2.4 acres with plans still in the works for new construction or renovation of two 52-year-old buildings on the site. Located at 1610 N. Goldenrod Road (S.R. 55) in unincorporated Orange County,...

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  • McDonald Development seeks lender for 4th industrial bldg at Lee Vista

    McDonald Development seeks lender for 4th industrial bldg at Lee Vista

    Atlanta-based McDonald Development Company is preparing to break ground on its fourth spec industrial building in the Lee Vista Commercial Park, and is seeking a construction lender within the next three months, a lead executive with the company told GrowthSpotter.  Planned for a 7.8-acre site...

  • Reich Properties planning new industrial park in St. Cloud

    Reich Properties planning new industrial park in St. Cloud

    Reich Properties is banking on a growing demand for flex-industrial space in St. Cloud, making its second major land acquisition in the city. John Reich told GrowthSpotter he is under contract and projected to close within 60 days on an unfinished 16-acre business park on Old Hickory Tree Road,...

  • More light industrial planned around Apopka's Cooper Palms Sports Complex

    More light industrial planned around Apopka's Cooper Palms Sports Complex

    Apopka-based developer Michael R. Cooper Construction Co. expects to break ground in May on its latest light industrial project near Apopka's Cooper Palms Sports Complex, and could start work in the Fall on another neighboring 20-acre site for warehouse/office, the company's president told GrowthSpotter. ...

  • Foundry buys first 60 acres for Princeton Oaks industrial, plans spec start

    Foundry buys first 60 acres for Princeton Oaks industrial, plans spec start

    An affiliate of Foundry Commercial paid $5.55 million on Friday for the first 60-acre phase of its planned Princeton Oaks industrial park, and aims to break ground next week for the first few buildings, a principal with the company told GrowthSpotter.  Located in the 3700 block of W.D. Judge Dr....

  • Tavistock land south of OIA targeted for 855K SF distribution center

    Tavistock land south of OIA targeted for 855K SF distribution center

    Atlanta-based developer Seefried Industrial Properties or a client it's representing is pursuing at least 130 acres south of Orlando International Airport, where newly-filed plans propose a 855,000-square-foot distribution facility, which would be Greater Orlando's largest new industrial project...

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  • Small-bay industrial sells in Sanford near new warehouse developments

    Small-bay industrial sells in Sanford near new warehouse developments

    A Boston-based private equity firm paid $10.4 million in mid-March for two industrial buildings in one of Central Florida's fast growing submarkets for new warehouses. A fund created by Cabot Properties Inc. bought the two buildings that comprise Sanford's North Park Commerce Center on Enterprise...

  • McCraney planning expansion at Park 27 Distribution Center in Four Corners

    McCraney planning expansion at Park 27 Distribution Center in Four Corners

    Just months after completing construction on 600,000 square feet of Class A spec industrial space at Park 27, McCraney Property Co. (MPC) has filed preliminary plans to build its fifth warehouse building in the Davenport industrial park.    MPC submitted a development plan with Southwest Florida...

  • Clermont investor buys east Orlando warehouse complex for $2.7M

    Clermont investor buys east Orlando warehouse complex for $2.7M

    Orlando real estate investor El Hassan Erroudani's recent acquisition of a pair of 35-year-old warehouse and flex office buildings in East Orlando offers more evidence of the region's appetite for industrial space. Erroudani's Hassmal LLC paid $2.68 million for the Crossroads Office Complex. That's...

  • McCraney Property plans new industrial bldg in Lake Mary’s SunTech Park

    McCraney Property plans new industrial bldg in Lake Mary’s SunTech Park

    McCraney Property Co. is looking to expand its substantial Orlando-area industrial portfolio with a new 45,509-square-foot building in Lake Mary’s SunTech Commerce Park. Company president and CEO Steven McCraney said he plans to use all local contractors and labor once the project gets through...

  • Bio-med machinery service co. to build new HQ in Winter Garden commerce park

    Bio-med machinery service co. to build new HQ in Winter Garden commerce park

    Orlando-based Injector Support & Service plans to build a new headquarters in Winter Garden that will also house its budding commercial real estate development business. The company plans to build a 10,000-square-foot building with 20 parking spaces on 1.37 acres in the Britt Business Center North...

  • Prologis sells flex-industrial Chancellor Square buildings to Miami group

    Prologis sells flex-industrial Chancellor Square buildings to Miami group

    Coconut Grove-based B&L Management Group paid more than $11.97 million on Friday for a three-building industrial portfolio west of the Florida Mall, offering synergies with a flex-industrial property they own across the street.  Located at 2400 Sand Lake Road and 8100-8150 Chancellor Square, the...

  • UCF seeks warehouse space for lease near campus to store housing assets

    UCF seeks warehouse space for lease near campus to store housing assets

    The University of Central Florida is seeking up to 10,000 square feet of warehouse space near its main campus to store Housing and Residence Life assets.  UCF's Housing Department warehouse operation handles the receiving, delivering and storage of all housing documents and assets, including furniture...

  • National tile & stone manufacturer plans first Orlando-area store, warehouse

    National tile & stone manufacturer plans first Orlando-area store, warehouse

    Bedrosians Tile and Stone, one of the nation's leading manufacturers, importers and distributors of such product for the construction industry, should break ground by May on its first showroom and warehouse in Greater Orlando, a lead executive with the company told GrowthSpotter.  Bedrosians principals...

  • Becknell Industrial buys land for Phase 2 spec warehouses west of airport

    Becknell Industrial buys land for Phase 2 spec warehouses west of airport

    Indianapolis-based developer Becknell Industrial paid $8.5 million last Thursday for another 50 acres at the Mulvaney brothers' Air Commerce Park assemblage west of Orlando International Airport, where it should break ground this summer on a second phase of speculative warehouses totaling 533,000...

  • CRE investors buy industrial building near Creative Village, plan repositioning

    CRE investors buy industrial building near Creative Village, plan repositioning

    Local real estate broker and developer Nick Jones and his family's commercial real estate business Red Bell Partners paid $2.3 million on Tuesday for their second investment property in Downtown Orlando, aiming to capitalize on the population influx at Creative Village in the coming years.  Located...

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