Disney Property Development

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  • Disney subsidiary gears up for 1,300-plus home expansion of Celebration

    Disney subsidiary gears up for 1,300-plus home expansion of Celebration

    The Celebration Company (TCC) has reached an agreement with Osceola County Schools that helps clear the way for a major expansion of the masterplanned community to almost 90 percent of its full buildout of 8,065 residential units. TCC, a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, owns approximately...

  • Litigation stalls vacation home resort on former 53-acre Disney property

    Litigation stalls vacation home resort on former 53-acre Disney property

    Litigation between a Brazilian land owner and a Winter Park luxury homebuilder has stalled development of a vacation home resort on 53 acres of former Disney property. A pair of Brazilian investors, Ronaldo Toccafondo and Emerson Simão, partnered with All Star Vacation Homes CEO Steve Trover and...

  • Traffic on Disney's north side leads to realignment & extension for Center Drive

    Traffic on Disney's north side leads to realignment & extension for Center Drive

    Reedy Creek Improvement District expects to put out construction documents for bid late this year on a 1-mile extension of Center Drive on the northern edge of its property, realigning the entry point on Reams Road in response to increased traffic through what was once strictly "back of house"...

  • Disney lining up zoning on 38-acre fifth phase of luxury Golden Oak community

    Disney lining up zoning on 38-acre fifth phase of luxury Golden Oak community

    Walt Disney World affiliate Golden Oak Development is lining up a new 37.68-acre parcel for the future fifth phase of multi-million dollar homes in its exclusive Golden Oak at Walt Disney Resort community.  The developer is inquiring with Orange County's planning division about amending the Planned...

  • Disney sells 53 acres off US 192 W for $12.5M

    Disney sells 53 acres off US 192 W for $12.5M

    Walt Disney Parks and Resorts on Monday sold a 53 acre-parcel just off US 192 W in Kissimmee to a vacation rental developer for $12.5 million. The property just south of Disney's Animal Kingdom is located on Sherberth Road, sandwiched between the new Magic Village and future Magic Village 2 luxury...

  • Developer planning new shopping center at Disney's World Drive interchange

    Developer planning new shopping center at Disney's World Drive interchange

    Celebration could be getting a new grocery store and a host of shops and restaurants.  Civil/Site Engineering Inc. has filed a preliminary conceptual plan for a 21-acre shopping center on Disney property that would hug the World Drive exit ramp off Interstate 4 and look across to the iconic mouse...

  • Reedy Creek to restrict bidding for $190 million Disney dual interchange project

    Reedy Creek to restrict bidding for $190 million Disney dual interchange project

    Only a handful of companies will be invited to bid for $190 million in road improvements at Walt Disney World.  Disney's Reedy Creek Improvement District filed plans Friday for two interchange projects on park property designed to vastly improve traffic flow to Disney parks and venues. District...

  • Disney planning more roadwork on World Drive, incl. new Magic Kingdom bypass

    Disney planning more roadwork on World Drive, incl. new Magic Kingdom bypass

    For the second time in a week, Reedy Creek Improvement District has filed plans for a new interchange on Disney property. The latest plans, filed May 10 with the South Florida Water Management District, call for an extension of World Drive that will allow visitors to Disney resort properties to...

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