Wellness Way

Project Snapshot: Wellness Way

There isn’t much right now in the extreme Southeast corner of Lake County, but if you pan out a bit on a multi-county map, it doesn’t take long to deduce that the area’s sparse condition is likely temporary.  To the east, the area abuts Orange County’s booming and close to build-out Horizon West,...More details

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  • First Wellness Way development in Lake County lines up plan approval, land sale

    First Wellness Way development in Lake County lines up plan approval, land sale

    Lake County has approved a preliminary plan for Avalon Groves, a 987-acre development with approval for 1,659 homes and some neighborhood commercial development that would kick off new home construction in South Lake County’s Wellness Way area. Just before the Lake County Commission approval on...

  • Land designated for Wellness Way town center hits market

    Land designated for Wellness Way town center hits market

    An old orange grove, blighted by citrus greening, was posted for sale this week in South Lake County. Such a common occurrence in former citrus territory doesn’t seem like news, except that this 721-acre parcel happens to sit in the middle of acreage planned for the town center of the proposed ...

  • First Wellness Way sector rezoning effort has developer looking to future code

    First Wellness Way sector rezoning effort has developer looking to future code

    A developer of the first new subdivision proposed for the planned Wellness Way sector in Lake County wants to rezone a 66-acre inactive orange grove sandwiched between Clermont, Winter Garden, the Orange County line and north of Hartwood Marsh Road. Extreme Groves LLC, an affiliate of land owner...

  • CFX director says negotiations to build Osceola toll roads 'still fluid'

    CFX director says negotiations to build Osceola toll roads 'still fluid'

    Central Florida Expressway Authority Executive Director Laura Kelley said the agreement for the regional agency to build and manage five new toll roads in Oscoela County will be very different from the terms Osceola Commissioners adopted Monday. "Those terms were from two weeks ago," she told GrowthSpotter on...

  • First Wellness Way development teed up

    First Wellness Way development teed up

    A residential community that would kick off new home construction in South Lake County’s Wellness Way area as early as 2017, and help build a new road to open up the remote area to Walt Disney World and S.R. 429, is seeking an extension of its zoning approval. Avalon Groves, a 987-acre Planned...

  • Developers respond to booming Four Corners demand with wave of new projects

    Developers respond to booming Four Corners demand with wave of new projects

    Anchored by two massive resorts -- Reunion and ChampionsGate -- central Florida's Four Corners area is booming with new construction, housing, and thousands of vacation homes. The convergence of Lake, Orange, Osceola and Polk counties is tucked between two of central Florida's largest economic...

  • Lake County's Wellness Way plan changed to Urban Service Area

    Lake County’s formerly state-derailed Wellness Way development plan for a 25-plus square-mile chunk of the county's southeast corner has a better chance of moving forward now with an urban service approach.  Instead of seeking to create and secure state approval for a development plan called a...

  • Lake County's Wellness Way development plan is back on track

    Lake County's Wellness Way development plan is back on track

    Lake County’s formerly derailed Wellness Way development plan for a 25-plus square-mile chunk of Southeast Lake County appears to be back on the rails. "We have a settlement agreement in principal with the state (department of Economic Opportunity),” said Robert Chandler, Lake County’s economic...

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