Category Archives: Residential & Multi-Family

LMN Architects Lecture Thursday 9/28

AIA Orlando’s Annual Meeting and Elections will take place first, followed by a presentation from LMN Architecture. LMN Architecture is 2016 AIA National Firm of the year, they are an innovative and exciting firm that will be sure to inspire. … Continue reading

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New Apartments Rise beside Maitland Sunrail Station

As ridership of commuter rail systems expands, development near commuter stations occurs. People enjoy the convenience of living and shopping near commuter rail stations in every locale. Central Florida’s SunRail is no exception. Charlan Brock has designed this new Apartment … Continue reading

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Luxury Apartments Planned near Fashion Square Mall

Orlando Fashion Square mall is set to get some new development — bringing with it some future shoppers and diners. Atlanta-based Trammell Crow Residential Co. plans to tear down the existing 40,000-square-foot Anthem College building on Maguire Boulevard northeast of … Continue reading

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The Yard At Virginia and Orange

The Yard is a mixed use complex ready to break ground any day. It will stretch from Virginia, north, almost to Lake Formosa along the east side of the SunRail tracks, and relocate Alden Road. Its 7 story apartment façade will … Continue reading

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First Court Case Rules in Favor of Contentious College Park Apartments

The plans for the complex originally included five stories with 226 units. The complex now will be three stories tall with 206 units. Poole & Poole Architecture LLC are the design firm, They also designed Steelhouse in downtown Orlando for … Continue reading

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Orlando Makes Top 5 Places to Retire

Placing number 2 for activities, and No. 12 for Healthcare, Orlando’s overall score in Wallet Hub’s survey of best places to retire ranked Orlando No. 5 overall. WalletHub compared the retirement-friendliness of the 150 largest U.S. cities across 24 key metrics, … Continue reading

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Historic Church near Downtown Orlando Becomes Townhomes

In an unusual move for Orlando,  instead of razing a structure to build new, Mark Kinchla has transformed the former United Pentecostal Church near downtown into five townhomes. Each unit has three stories, a garage for two cars, its own elevator, exposed … Continue reading

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Opposition to Condo Proposal to Build on Lake Eola Park

The plans, for a new condominium tower at the corner of Rosalind and Central in Downtown Orlando, call for demolition of two 1920’s era buildings that are on private property next to the park. Historic preservationists are critical of the … Continue reading

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Way Cool Homes Tour

Phil Kean Design Group focuses their design studio on Modern styling. The houses they have designed are sleek, clean and spacious, with an open flow between the inside and outdoor entertainment areas. Sign up for this AIA Orlando event, and be treated to … Continue reading

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7th Annual Case Study Competition Winners

The 7th Annual NAIOP Case Study Competition is an intercollegiate competition between undergraduate student teams from the University of Central Florida.  Each team was asked to evaluate a prime site in Central Florida and devise a development plan based on the current … Continue reading

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