September 17, 2019

Downtown Orlando Developments

Developer shares vision for $62M marquis tower in Parramore

Get the story behind the name of the "DXV Central" tower, and find out what's going to make it unique in downtown Orlando.

Amid major renovation, AECOM building in downtown Orlando will be renamed “Fulcrum”

Third & Urban and FCP just release new renderings of the $4.5 million renovation project planned for the nearly 60-year-old building in downtown Orlando.

Lincoln plans second hotel in Church Street tower phase 2

The new tower would be 400 feet tall with a penthouse-level ballroom and roof terrace.

Inverlad prepping for next phase of Yard at Ivanhoe

Find out when the first residents will be moving into The Yard at Ivanhoe, and learn what the developer has planned there for 2020.

One developer’s plan to restore buildings in Maitland, Winter Park and downtown Orlando

Mills Place in Winter Park and Central City Station in downtown Orlando are the latest in a string of adaptive reuse projects Garber Development is undertaking across Central Florida.

The slow roll out of Orlando Magic’s entertainment complex explained at CREW event

The final occupant on Orlando Magic’s Sports & Entertainment District land assemblage in downtown Orlando is moving out next week, thus clearing the way for construction to begin — but as one official puts it: The team plans to “take its time."

Downtown Orlando office portfolio hits market

The Plaza portfolio includes an executive penthouse office with a 10,000-square-foot garden terrace overlooking downtown Orlando.

New owner of boutique Eo Inn by Lake Eola says ‘years from now’ it may expand

First the developer intends to renovate the hotel. Later, it hopes to expand and bring a prominent hotel flag.

More high-rise towers could be headed to downtown Orlando

Orlando city planners have met with developers looking to build as many as five new high-rise towers in the Central Business District.

The vacated BankUnited building in downtown Orlando has a new owner

The building housed several financial institutions before being vacated by BankUnited in December. It's new owner tells GrowthSpotter the space can serve as a good showroom.

Downtown Orlando building across Orange County Brewers is getting a major revamp

This would be the second major renovation of the building, following one back in 2005 by its previous owners.

City board wants more design changes for downtown apartment tower

The developer had hoped to be pulling building permits for the new apartment tower, but Orlando's Appearance Review Board wasn't happy with the design.

Vertical Medical City plan sails through city planning board

The 35-story tower was designed to create a dynamic, urban environment where residents could receive a continuum of care as they age.

New downtown tower plan near Lake Eola adds more height, apartments

The new tower would be bigger and taller, and it won't have a hotel. Get the details here.

Local developers embracing new modular construction technology

A top hotel executive for Universal explains how they were able to build the Endless Summer Resort hotels so quickly.

Orlando ARB applauds design for $1.1B Vertical Medical City tower

The proposed Vertical Medical City would soar 444 feet above downtown Orlando's North Quarter District.

Coworking giant WeWork leases 70K square feet in SunTrust Center

Co-working giant WeWork made its Orlando entry official Monday, announcing it has signed a lease for over 70,000 square feet in the Suntrust Center.  

Ponte Health submits Master Plan application for Vertical Medical City skyscraper

Get the latest details on a proposed downtown Orlando skyscraper, and find out when the developer wants to break ground.

Orlando's historic Lucerne Towers in SoDo to get facelift

Get a peek at the extreme makeover planned for this Mid-Century Modern apartment tower in downtown Orlando.

Banner breaks ground on downtown Orlando's newest apartment tower

Check out the latest addition to Downtown Orlando's skyline, and find out when the first Radius Apartments will be available.

X Orlando developer eliminates green wall, reduces height to appease neighbor

Find out why the developer nixed the downtown Orlando tower's most distinctive feature.

Phil Kean-designed brownstones heading to downtown Orlando's North Quarter

Learn which Orlando developer wants to take this Phil Kean project through to the finish line.

Downtown apartment tower approved despite objections over height, retail

Get a look at the doggy treadmills and other amenities planned for a new downtown apartment building.

City staff recommends approval for downtown apartments on Diocese land

Fnd out what changes were demanded by city staff to get their endorsement for a new downtown Orlando apartment tower.

Orlando staff recommends hybrid design with living wall for X Orlando tower

Find out why the city's Appearance Review staff wants more tweaks to the planned X Orlando mixed-use tower and check out the new "hybrid" design.

Developer refines design for planned downtown apartment tower

See the how design for downtown Orlando's latest apartment tower has changed, and why more changes may still be needed.

GreenTree readies plan for $300M infill redevelopment next to Amway Center

Learn what steps these developers must take before their $300 million mixed-use district in downtown Orlando's Parramore neighborhood becomes a reality.

City board green lights design for X Orlando apartment tower

Read about the changes that earned an early approval of the first of three towers in a mixed-use downtown project, and where potential concerns remain.

Apartment tower planned on church-owned land in downtown Orlando

Learn who's behind the latest effort to build an infill apartment tower in downtown Orlando on land owned by the Catholic Church.

PMG updates rooftops, 'living wall' options for tri-tower project in downtown Orlando

Your update on the evolving design by this Manhattan-based developer for what would be the largest mixed-use project ever proposed on one parcel in downtown.