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.

Mount Dora retirement village plans major expansion

The Waterman Village retirement community has 250-person waiting list, so it's adding enough new apartments and and cottages to satisfy the demand.

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.

New Benton House senior living community slated for Seminole County near Oviedo

Seminole County staff are reviewing final development plans for Benton House Oviedo, a 72-unit, 93-bed assisted living facility on Chiluota Road.

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.

Jacksonville developer begins pursuing affordable housing project in Pine Hills

A subsidiary of Jacksonville-based Vestcor Companies is seeking to develop a new 128-unit affordable housing complex in Orange County’s Pine Hills neighborhood.

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.

Former state senator sells affordable housing complex in northern Orange County

A company known for preserving affordable housing developments just bought the College Park Towers, which was built for low-income seniors.

Related Group’s affordable housing arm exploring a third phase of Emerald Villas

The developer told GrowthSpotter the firm has additional development rights in the area that could provide enough leeway to construct another 90 to 100 affordable senior housing units.

Developer planning affordable housing for seniors on Judge Drive

This $26.5 million apartment project would bring much-needed affordable housing to low-income seniors in West Orlando.

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.

Orlando businessman looking to bring new assisted living facility in Davenport

Learn more about the latest development plans being proposed in an area of Davenport that used to be dominated by orange groves.

Related Group’s senior affordable housing project in Pine Hills hits a hurdle

Find out what the developer is fighting in order to move forward with its 96-unit senior affordable housing project in west Orlando.

Senior affordable housing project breaking ground Wednesday in Sanford

See what's coming to the spot where Sanford tore down its old housing projects.

Greystar vying for land in Horizon West's Hamlin area for new age-restricted units

Find out what active adult community brand the multifamily development firm wants to introduce to Hamlin Town Center.

Jacksonville developer buys portion of mixed-use Maitland Concourse North

Find out what plans are in store for newly acquired land within the master-planned community.

Park Square to introduce new senior living concept in Tapestry

Learn how Park Square Homes plans to revolutionize senior living industry, starting in Kissimmee.

Boyd affiliate, in joint venture, plans adult living for Hamlin

Find out preliminary details of the facility planned in west Orange County, where activity has continued to flourish.

Park Square Homes execs prep first senior living project in Ocoee

Insight on the local developers' efforts to diversify their portfolio, and who is building a synergistic project next door.

Sun Terra signs Jones Homes for land in Harmony West expansion

Learn how this homebuilder is cementing a position in Osceola's St. Cloud submarket.

LIFT lines up tax credits for senior housing phase of Pendana, seeks contractors

Learn how much this local non-profit secured from the state for low-income housing, and opportunity ahead for subcontractors.

Investors look to convert part of Maitland's Jewish Federation campus for ALF

Learn which two local CRE consultants are behind the acquisition effort, and how it will affect the neighboring Jewish Community Center.

Winter Park's The Mayflower files expansion plan request for 16 acres

Your update from our September story on how this retirement community wants to expand, the market demand driving it, and general contractor opportunity ahead.

AV Homes scraps Solivita condos and townhomes for more single-family

Insight on the latest change in strategy by this national homebuilder for Florida's fourth largest retirement community.

Westminster readies first expansion phase for Towers in Downtown Orlando

Your update on the timeline, project cost and phasing of this multi-year expansion of one of the area's oldest assisted living communities.

Winter Park retirement community pursues expansion on up to 16 acres

Learn more about growth plans for one of the region's largest senior and assisted living providers, and the neighboring property it has under contract.

CERTUS seeks rezoning near Dr. Phillips for 5th memory care facility project

Learn what hurdles lie ahead for this local developer, and other Florida markets where it's bringing land under contract concurrently.

Guardian Care seeks rezoning for assisted living & nursing facilities

New details on the progress made by this nursing home operator for redevelopment and expansion that is more than two years in the making.

Developer has assisted living facility site ready in Casselberry, seeks end-user

Insight on the property's history of entitlement dating back to 2014, where it stands in platting, and the opportunity for a memory care operator to step in.

Winter Park senior care firm buys Fern Park office park, plans conversion to ALF

How a local company is taking the plunge into renovating and owning its first senior care facility, and the value-add potential it found in office buildings.