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Flowers, cookie-grams & pies: This Orlando law firm gives back as a way to boost camaraderie
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Flowers, cookie-grams & pies: This Orlando law firm gives back as a way to boost camaraderie

One of Lowndes' philosophical pillars is community service, so its leaders and employees buy into the mindset that it's their responsibility to...

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Central Florida company to build 2 senior living projects worth $87.6 million
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Central Florida company to build 2 senior living projects worth $87.6 million

An Orlando-based retirement community developer and operator will create two new communities in the area. Sonata Senior Living will break ground in...

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Orlando Magic's downtown sports/entertainment complex gets even bigger
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Orlando Magic's downtown sports/entertainment complex gets even bigger

The Orlando Magic's grand plans for a sports and entertainment mixed-use complex across from the Amway Center are getting an upgrade. The team's...

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From diversity to transit: Nonprofit's Table Talk event raises key community issues
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From diversity to transit: Nonprofit's Table Talk event raises key community issues

About 10 people sat together after work on Oct. 24 at Orlando brewery Redlight Redlight, going around two tables introducing themselves. They were...

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Restaurants, hotels and more: $84.5M in construction proposed near Orlando airport
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Restaurants, hotels and more: $84.5M in construction proposed near Orlando airport

More retail development may crop up around a proposed apartment and hotel near the Orlando International Airport. Hollywood-based developer JBL...

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Florida developer looks to build out commercial project near College Park
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Florida developer looks to build out commercial project near College Park

An Orlando developer wants to develop its next phase of a major industrial development near College Park. Foundry Commercial LLC seeks permits for...

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Florida execs explain why west Orange County, Horizon West is a better investment than Lake Nona
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Florida execs explain why west Orange County, Horizon West is a better investment than Lake Nona

Despite its bigger size and booming home construction numbers, the planned Horizon West community in west Orange County may not get as much...

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Florida company to rebrand, launch real estate IPO
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Florida company to rebrand, launch real estate IPO

A transformational week for Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. - once the largest landowner in Daytona Beach - continues as the firm expects to rebrand...

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West Orange Healthcare District to provide more resources for Central Florida residents
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West Orange Healthcare District to provide more resources for Central Florida residents

The West Orange Healthcare District has plans for a new nonprofit and office building as part of its latest initiatives. The Ocoee-based...

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Popular organic grocer wants to invest $21.6M into metro Orlando
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Popular organic grocer wants to invest $21.6M into metro Orlando

Orlando's growing appetite for specialty grocery stores hasn't been satiated yet. And that bodes well for Fletcher, North Carolina-based organic...

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Estimated $9M fitness, restaurant project adds to 'hot' Central Florida commercial area
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Estimated $9M fitness, restaurant project adds to 'hot' Central Florida commercial area

A Maitland developer plans to tap into a growing retail area in Daytona Beach. Equinox Development Properties Inc. is under contract to buy roughly...

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Exclusive: This metro Orlando neighborhood to undergo $105M expansion
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Exclusive: This metro Orlando neighborhood to undergo $105M expansion

A Winter Park retirement community will add to its services with a $105 million expansion. The Mayflower at Winter Park will build 47 independent...

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Florida downtown property near Lake Eola may become green space instead of a 28-story tower
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Florida downtown property near Lake Eola may become green space instead of a 28-story tower

Prominent Orlando residents have formed a new nonprofit organization to try to halt a developer's plans along Lake Eola. Orlando Land Trust Inc....

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Level up: After 15 years of talks, this is how EA ended up in downtown Orlando
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Level up: After 15 years of talks, this is how EA ended up in downtown Orlando

Daryl Holt, vice president and head of operations for EA Sports Worldwide Studios, spoke with Orlando Business Journal about the company's plans to...

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Breaking: Comcast execs reveal when new Epic Universe theme park will open in Orlando
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Breaking: Comcast execs reveal when new Epic Universe theme park will open in Orlando

Comcast Corp. (Nasdaq: CMCSA) executives dropped a major news tidbit during the firm's third-quarter earnings call on Oct. 24. Company executives...

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This woman co-founded a Florida landscape architecture firm. Here's how that paid off.
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This woman co-founded a Florida landscape architecture firm. Here's how that paid off.

Chris Hite of Dix. Hite + Partners landscape architecture firm has excelled as a female CEO in a male-dominated industry. Chris Hite entered the...

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Ohio retailer to shut down 160 stores, including 3 Orlando locations
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Ohio retailer to shut down 160 stores, including 3 Orlando locations

The Chillicothe, Ohio-based retailer's parent company, Hamilton Beach Brands Holding Co. (NYSE: HBB) announced last week it would wind down the...

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Florida, Alabama developer buys land in Lake Mary for office project
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Florida, Alabama developer buys land in Lake Mary for office project

A proposed office project in one of metro Orlando's fast-growing communities has taken a step forward. Two development partners - Winter Park-based...

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Florida pizza restaurant, pineapple concept to open in downtown area
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Florida pizza restaurant, pineapple concept to open in downtown area

A pizza eatery and a pineapple-themed restaurant are among the newest concepts planned to open in the downtown Orlando area. They join at least two...

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New Disney mixed-use project adds retail pharmacy giant to line-up
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New Disney mixed-use project adds retail pharmacy giant to line-up

Walt Disney World's Flamingo Crossings town center project has been attracting well-known names in hotels and retail - and now it can add a big...

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Land is in the 'rearview mirror' for this Central Florida real estate firm. Here's what's next.
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Land is in the 'rearview mirror' for this Central Florida real estate firm. Here's what's next.

A mega acreage deal may help transition Daytona Beach's largest landowner into a real estate investment trust. Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. (NYSE...

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Exclusive: Andretti Indoor Karting greenlights search for 2nd Orlando site, this time near Disney
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Exclusive: Andretti Indoor Karting greenlights search for 2nd Orlando site, this time near Disney

Andretti Indoor Karting & Games - a concept on International Drive with kart racing, arcade, laser tag, bowling, food and beverage and more - aims...

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Here's where this organic grocer may open next in Central Florida
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Here's where this organic grocer may open next in Central Florida

Earth Fare wants to bag more grocery stores in Central Florida as it eyes growth throughout the Sunshine State. The Fletcher, North Carolina-based...

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It's going down: See these 10 Orlando properties headed for the wrecking ball
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It's going down: See these 10 Orlando properties headed for the wrecking ball

A few recognizable properties around Orlando soon will be razed. Since June, the owners of at least 10 commercial properties in the City Beautiful...

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Why this Florida developer wants to raze these buildings near downtown
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Why this Florida developer wants to raze these buildings near downtown

For now, Dr. Phillips has no immediate plans for new construction on the Parramore properties. The nonprofit umbrella company Dr. Phillips...

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New Florida restaurant to start construction in former Bravo space in Dr. Phillips
News 4 months ago
New Florida restaurant to start construction in former Bravo space in Dr. Phillips

Construction may start soon on a high-end restaurant concept by a local celebrity chef. More than $2 million will be spent building a new Norman's ...

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KPMG, Wyndham HQ among Florida city's 2019 Coolest Office Spaces winners
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KPMG, Wyndham HQ among Florida city's 2019 Coolest Office Spaces winners

Orlando Business Journal named more than two dozen local firms as winners for having the region's coolest offices spaces this year - and we're now...

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In the cubicle: A closer look at Central Florida's 3Q 2019 office figures
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In the cubicle: A closer look at Central Florida's 3Q 2019 office figures

Central Florida's office market has seen increased activity in the last year, transforming Orlando's central business district to a more urbanized...

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Developer: Why this $250M Cocoa Beach resort project is 'my baby'
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Developer: Why this $250M Cocoa Beach resort project is 'my baby'

Carlos Rodriguez Sr. doesn't only want to be known as a developer in Cocoa Beach. "I told the mayor I plan to be a resident there," said the CEO of...

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Report: Metro Orlando saw small decrease in rent prices last month
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Report: Metro Orlando saw small decrease in rent prices last month

Rent in Central Florida became a little more livable last month. A report from RentCafe, an apartment search website, looked at the rent prices for...

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