Westgate Resorts Properties

Westgate Resorts Properties

Westgate Resorts is the second largest hospitality provider in Central Florida, following Walt Disney World, with seven time-share resort properties in the Orlando area.  Founded in 1982 by David Siegel, the company now has 28 resorts across the United States. Many of those properties feature Westgate's...More details

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  • Westgate seeks rezoning of one of its first timeshare properties for new apartments

    Westgate seeks rezoning of one of its first timeshare properties for new apartments

    Westgate Resorts is attempting to revive a decades-old plan to build on the remaining land of one of David Siegel's first Orlando timeshare resorts, but with an eye to sell the site to a multifamily developer.  Located at 5736 S. Texas Ave., northeast of Artegon Marketplace and the north end of...

  • Lennar may expand Storey Lake with former Westgate parcel

    Lennar may expand Storey Lake with former Westgate parcel

    Lennar Homes may be looking to expand its vast Storey Lake community in Kissimmee with land previously slated for a WestGate Resorts timeshare community. The 73-acre site is immediately south of Storey Lake, and behind the Super Target on W192 in Kissimmee. Lennar has a purchase contract for the...

  • Westgate plans $61.7M capital investment in Central Florida properties in FY17

    Westgate plans $61.7M capital investment in Central Florida properties in FY17

    Westgate Resorts plans to finish construction on more timeshare towers, dining options and amenities -- including two new water parks -- at its Central Florida properties in the coming year. The total investment across 13 area properties totals $61.7 million -- a record for the company, according...

  • Westgate Lakes standoff to result in greater agent authorization scrutiny by county

    Westgate Lakes standoff to result in greater agent authorization scrutiny by county

    Orange County's Planning Division will more closely scrutinize property ownership records and agent authorizations in the future for development plans that involve existing condominium plats or timeshares, staff told GrowthSpotter on Friday. The internal review comes as the county has been roped...

  • Four Corners Summit set for August

    Four Corners Summit set for August

    The Four Corners Area Council will host a summit on Aug. 3 to tackle some of the hot issues, challenges and opportunities spanning all four jurisdictions. "Our vision is to have an integrated, uniform Four Corners area," Council Chairman Steve Silcock said. "The main goal is to get the counties...

  • More "glamping" and private hangar estate homes on tap for Westgate River Ranch

    More "glamping" and private hangar estate homes on tap for Westgate River Ranch

    Westgate Resorts officials will start construction this summer on a 102-unit luxury estate subdivision for airplane owners at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo. The Aviators Club Estates community, which is adjacent to the Polk County resort's private runway, has been on the drawing board for...

  • Kissimmee resort Westgate Town Center in negotiations for Crystal Lagoon amenity

    Kissimmee resort Westgate Town Center in negotiations for Crystal Lagoon amenity

    Westgate Resorts is in negotiations with Miami-based Crystal Lagoons USA to build a swimming lagoon as part of the next development phase at Westgate Town Center Resort & Spa in Kissimmee, COO Mark Waltrip told GrowthSpotter on Monday. Westgate filed an application with the South Florida Water...

  • Westgate to break ground on Lakes Resort expansion in February

    Westgate to break ground on Lakes Resort expansion in February

    Site work should begin next month for two new timeshare buildings at Westgate Lakes Resort that will add 160 units to the property, and plans to expand the sales center and build a pedestrian bridge are now estimated at $4 million, lead executives with the company told GrowthSpotter on Thursday. ...

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