| Mar 20, 2015
| 2:36 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's the first day of spring and, appropriately with the weather, Rita's is offering a free Italian Ice today. Also, get a free $5 Starbucks gift card and free 60-day membership at BJ's.
Stay warm and have a great weekend!
| Mar 14, 2015
| 10:46 AM
Video of Orlando-area neighborhood rooftops, backyards and docks — even in exclusive enclaves — could become public fodder on real-estate sites under federal plans to loosen drone restrictions.
Even though the Federal Aviation Administration...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:52 PM
The new limited partners in the Chicago Cubs were a mystery until now.
The team named the partners in its 2015 media guide: Andrew Berlin, William Comrie, the DeVos family and Cory Thabit. There's a fifth limited partner that the media guide lists only...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 9:37 AM
Recently, dignitaries gathered at Orlando Executive Airport to honor one of the most fascinating figures to walk across the stage of the city's history: Bessie Coleman, a glamorous, gutsy black aviation pioneer who gained a coveted international pilot's...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 8:49 AM
The Partyka Group at NAI Realvest represented the seller, Owen Family Venture LLC, in a $6.1 million sale of six industrial properties near the University of Central Florida and Winter Springs.
A New York investor purchased the buildings. Four buildings...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 9:57 AM
Hotel rooms became pricier for buyers in the Orlando area in 2014 compared with a year earlier, according to a new report.
Sales of hotels were flat with 45 of the properties in the region changing hands both last year and in 2013, according to HREC...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 4:15 PM
Seven years after the housing crash, Orlando has been dubbed a "boomerang market" as former homeowners begin to restore their credit enough to purchase another house.
More than almost anywhere in the country, Metro Orlando has the makings of a housing...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:57 AM
With education on their minds and an eye for detail, increased numbers of buyers from China have been purchasing in the Orlando market, developers say.
At Encore Club at Reunion, more than a third of the community's 124 sales during the past 10 months...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:00 PM
About a half century after Interstate 4 reshaped the way Orlando does business, real estate experts say the highway's upcoming seven-year redo will drive another round of logistics changes.
Staging work has started for the $2.3 billion makeover, which...
| Jan 18, 2015
Real estate agents in Orlando, a market reliant on long-distance buyers, are paying close attention to recent shakeups among leading house-hunting search engines.
The fallout from Rupert Murdoch's recent acquisition of industry-favorite Realtor.com...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 8:00 PM
Perfume, luggage and selfie sticks — nothing was off limits to shoppers at Brazil Center on International Drive.
The bright, clean showroom, less than 2 miles from Orlando International Premium Outlets, has a loyal Brazilian tourist customer base,...