| Jan 4, 2015
| 10:21 AM
Premier Property Group Owner Cristian Michaels, 41, has helped assemble sales of downtown residential towers including The Vue, Star Tower, Sanctuary, and Solaire. He said he is also consulting on four proposed downtown multi-family projects. He spoke...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:00 AM
It's not unusual that a favorite light fixture does not remain in the house when it is sold. And every once in a while, a house will be listed with the special notation that certain outside plantings don't transfer.
But an entire kitchen?
| 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 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,...
| 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 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 15, 2015
| 3:42 PM
Just as Orlando's housing market had neared the tipping point of becoming a buyers' market, low interest rates helped boost sales and cut into what had been a mounting inventory of listings, a new report shows.
Median sales prices rose from $165,000 in...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:31 PM
Investors beat homebuyers to snap up cheap homes in Orlando in recent years, but new mortgage options might open a few doors, particularly for first-time buyers.
During the past month, mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac detailed plans...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 1:37 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Florida environmentalists want lawmakers to steer $80 million a year into protecting Florida’s springs and $150 million into buying new environmentally threatened landscapes.
But dividing $757.7 million next year between...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 2:20 PM
MONTVERDE — Construction crews have returned for the first time in seven years to Bella Collina, the country-club community that owners describe as the face of both the real-estate boom and bust.
Builders at the 1,800-acre development have started...