July 23, 2019
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.

Gilbane wins design-build contract for $17M Orlando community center

Learn who this general contractor beat out with its proposal to renovate and expand the historic Grand Avenue School in downtown Orlando.

Orlando & Florida Citrus Sports seek CMAR for downtown park redevelopment

Insight on this $6.8 million project opportunity for a construction manager to breath new life into dilapidated downtown city park.

Downtown Orlando apt building owner challenges approval of tri-tower plans

Learn who is appealing the recent approval recommendation of this 24-story building plan, which would be the largest residential project in downtown Orlando.

University Club buys space in new downtown Orlando tower, preps buildout

Early insight on a timeline this year for construction and opening, and get a look at interior design for one of the most exclusive spaces to come in Orlando.

Orlando Ballet files plans for HQ & school at Loch Haven Park, seeks temp space

Your update from our market-leading story earlier this month, with the building's size and scope, and opportunity ahead for demolition and commercial brokerage.

Florida Hospital plans solar-powered parking garage expansion in Health Village

Learn where it will be built on this 172-acre campus near downtown Orlando, and how far the company will go to make the building self-sufficient for power.

Orlando mulls mandate for affordable units in new multifamily seeking density bonus

Learn what new policy the city is considering that would change how market rate apartment developers evaluate sites.

Orlando Ballet revisits plans for HQ office & school at Loch Haven Park

Early details on a new design phase for this all-inclusive headquarters project that has been anticipated since 2014.

Owners look to pave & sell undeveloped lot at downtown Orlando's Mills Park

The latest permitting movement by Tampa-based owners of a prominent infill parcel, and the entitlements that may draw buyers in.

JV developers close on high-traffic corner in downtown Orlando, prep for new retail

Your update on the local players involved, what uses they're approved for, and how the project will refresh a busy downtown intersection.