July 23, 2019
Affordable development near Packing District postponed amid major opposition

With hundreds of acres slated for new construction and a growing opposition to development, the ruling may have broader implications on future projects by The Packing District.

KB Home buys land in St. Cloud for new Canoe Creek Crossings

Over the past couple of years the developer has added more than 1,000 ready-to-build lots to its growing Central Florida portfolio.

Denver developer makes market entry with $84.45M purchase of Winter Park apartments

Broadstone at Winter Park, a 268-unit multifamily mid-rise development, was 85 percent leased at the time of the sale. The deal breaks down to about $315,112 per unit.

Miami developer plans multifamily community near ChampionsGate

The developer, a known critic of Osceola's latest increase on school impact fees, is going before the DRC with a new multifamily proposal.

Church site in Winter Park under contract with Epoch Residential for new apartments

The Aloma United Methodist Church closed it doors last month after its nearly 7-acre site in Winter Park drew multiple bids for the property.

Hanover advances subdivision plans south of Clermont’s Olympus project

The Orlando developer has filed engineering plans for the first of five phases for the 578-lot subdivision in Lake County's U.S. 27 corridor.

Tavistock unveils plan for new half-mile linear park in Lake Nona

Lake Nona's newest park will stretch along a half-mile of bubbling brook, dotted with public art.

Winter Park’s Mayflower Retirement Center adds more height and rental units to expansion plan

The redesign allows the Mayflower Retirement Center to increase the number of new apartments by 25 percent.

Crescent Communities seeks annexation for Narcoossee Road apartments on Lake Whippoorwill

See what Crescent Communities has in store for its third "NOVEL" branded apartment community.

Wood Partners eyes Apopka site for its next Alta-branded community

The Atlanta-based developer has one apartment complex under construction now in Orlando and two more in the pipeline.

Ohio developer planning market entry with new apartment complex near Universal’s third gate

The apartment building is designed to look like a city block, a feature that would make it unique in the Orlando market.

World-famous Ocala fly-in community hits the market for $10.5M

The aviation community that John Travolta calls his Florida home is on the market for $10.5 million, and it includes a former Vanderbilt mansion.

New TOD apartment complex coming in across from Tupperware SunRail station

The apartment amenities could include smart-home technology and saltwater pools surrounded by hotel-like cabanas with misting fans, TVs and mini-fridges.

South Florida investor files plans for $86.4M Polk Co. multifamily project

The developer plans to build a 432-unit apartment complex on U.S. 17-92 in Davenport.

Next housing trend could be the “build for rent” subdivision

Lennar, D.R. Horton and Toll Brothers are just a few of the builders moving into fast-growing the Build-for-Rent single family market.

Davis Development at the helm of new multifamily community in Horizon West

The company specializes in delivering upscale apartment complexes in fast-growing communities like Horizon West. This would be its first multifamily community in Orange County.

Crescent Communities begins prepping site near Sea World for multifamily development

The developer behind the $75 million Novel Lucerne apartment complex in Oralndo’s SoDo District is eyeing a site near SeaWorld for a similar project.

Olympus developer scores major land acquisition for sports-themed community in Clermont

Olympus Sports & Entertainment Group just closed on a roughly 250-acre land deal where it's planning to build a $1.5 billion sports and wellness-themed community equipped with sport venues, hotels and homes.

New townhomes will add to development surge around Longwood SunRail station

These new townhomes will be walking distance to the Longwood SunRail station. Find out which national builder is involved in the project.

Development plan set for Futura at Nona Cove after developer lands equity partner

After finding an equity partner to team up with, South Florida-based Futura Development Company is ready to deliver an $80 million mixed-use project in the Lake Nona submarket.

Integra hopes to start work this year on 348-unit multi-family complex near Sanford

The developers believes the new complex will attract employees from the new Heathrow hospital next door.

Jacksonville firm pays $32.5M for Winter Springs apartments

The new owner now holds 17,000 apartment units in the Southeast, including 5,000 in central Florida.

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.

Dominium eyes Poinciana site for up to 500 affordable senior apartments

The buyer was the third largest developer of affordable housing in the nation last year.

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.

M/I Homes secures 30-acre home site for latest subdivision project in Seminole County

The builder plans to break ground early as this month and will offer homes in a variety of sizes and price points.

Lennar spends $24.8M on land buys at ChampionsGate, St. Cloud

Lennar just bought nearly 900 more homesites on opposite ends of Osceola County. Find out what they're planning and when.

Reunion developer Encore to build apartment complex at S.R. 429 interchange

Reunion developer Art Falcone tells us when he plans to start construction and what special perks will be available to residents of the community.

Dallas real estate company buys South Orlando luxury apartment complex for $75M

At Alta Grande, amenities include a leash-free pet park with a dog washing station; a putting green; a fire pit; a bocce ball court; a 24-hour fitness center with yoga room; an outdoor kitchen with a pizza oven and beer tap; grilling stations; a sports court; a zen garden; poolside cabanas; a business center; a zero-entry, saltwater swimming pool; a poolside hammock garden; and a game room with billiards and foosball tables.

DeBartolo eyeing industrial land on Narcoossee Road for future apartments

The Tampa developer has a contract on the land and wants to build 324 apartments.