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New mixed-use tower coming near downtown’s Church Street

Plans for Tremont Tower include 8,239 square feet of retail and lobby space, 586 spaces in 10 levels of structured parking, 206,584 square feet in seven levels of office space and an eight-story, 180-room Hyatt Place hotel on top, along … Continue reading

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The Mid Century Motel gets Supersized at Universal Orlando

Universal’s  1800 Room Cabana Bay Beach Resort is Universal’s latest addition to its collection of on property guest resorts adjacent to its Universal Studios and Universal Islands of Adventure Theme parks. This property was featured in last month’s issue of Architectural … Continue reading

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Zero Gravity Resort Proposed for Kissimmee

If you enjoy the X-Games you will want to visit this new proposed resort for Kissimmee. A whole resort themed around x-game style activities, which will also host pro and amateur X-Game competitions. The proposed 250-room resort hotel will include a  rooftop pool … Continue reading

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First Female US Architect Practiced Here in Central Florida

Born in 1873 in Waltham MA, Ida Annah Ryan was the first American female architect. She graduated from MIT with a Masters of Science, and a Masters of Architecture in 1907. Ida was attracted to the idea of the study … Continue reading

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Highrise Hotel Planned near Universal

A new Hotel tower is being planned for International Drive and Kirkman Road. Ray Scott, partner and CEO of Orlando-based Scott Architecture Inc., is the project designer. The proposed iSquare Mall and hotel complex would feature an ice skating rink, food … Continue reading

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Universal’s Retro Cabana Resort

Universal Orlando’s under-construction Cabana Bay Beach Resort will be a blast from the past — with all the 21st century amenities, of course. The massive construction project, which ranked No. 2 on Orlando Business Journal’s list of largest Central Florida projects underway, was … Continue reading

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Hotel Planned with Bridge to ORMC

Orlando Medical Plaza Inc. wants to build a bridge, a key component of a planned $18 million 85-room Hotel, across Orange Avenue from the ORMC hospital. The hotel project would be built in two phases. The bridge would be for hotel guests only; it … Continue reading

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A-Loft Tour and Board Breakfast

Next Friday, sign up for a tour and breakfast, you’ll fill up your stomach & your mind as you learn about a successful project of re-purposing. Witness first-hand the amazing transformation of a city office to the beautiful Aloft Hotel. Aloft Orlando … Continue reading

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Legoland Florida unveils plans for New Hotel

Legoland Florida is taking the next step in making itself a multi-day destination with plans for a new four-story hotel property. The hotel is reportedly set to open in 2015 with 152 rooms. The Lego-themed hotel will be located on-site … Continue reading

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