House Makeover
House Makeover

We have an interesting update for the blog today; a blank canvas of a home, turned into a beautiful family restaurant. The house started off as a shell before Designer Home Furnishings put their expertise to...

Vacation rental enters Orlando's top-mansions scene
Vacation rental enters Orlando's top-mansions scene

Central Florida's real estate map of wealth reshaped has this year with a vacation home that rents for $33,000 a week and a mansion purchased by the politically connected co-founder of Full Sail University.

Southwest of Orlando in Reunion, the top-dollar...

Cirque du Soleil's 'La Nouba' replacement will focus on Disney
Cirque du Soleil's 'La Nouba' replacement will focus on Disney

Will Mickey Mouse take up juggling? Cirque du Soleil on Monday announced the first details about the show that will replace the long-running "La Nouba" in the distinctive white tentlike building at Disney Springs.

The new show will "draw its inspiration...

The Best and Worst Cities to Own Investment Property
The Best and Worst Cities to Own Investment Property

Home prices are rising across the nation. In some cities, they're reaching levels not seen since the before the financial crisis.

With wages remaining fairly steady, the rise in home prices is bad news for home buyers — but good news...

Disney, Universal designers reveal the good, the bad, and the hilarious of using big name franchises in theme parks
Disney, Universal designers reveal the good, the bad, and the hilarious of using big name franchises in theme parks

Disney fans are quick to call favorite attractions like Pirates of the Caribbean and The Haunted Mansion "classics," often longing for days before Pixar, Marvel, and Star Wars became attached to practically every new attraction these days.

But featuring intellectual properties...

Universal Orlando buys another 101 acres for theme-park expansion
Universal Orlando buys another 101 acres for theme-park expansion

Universal Orlando has purchased another 101 acres for its new theme-park projects in Orlando, adding to the 475 it has already assembled.

Universal closed on the purchase for $27.5 million on Thursday, a spokesman for Universal confirmed. The new acreage is...

Buyer's Agent vs Listing/Seller's Agent: What's the difference?
Buyer's Agent vs Listing/Seller's Agent: What's the difference?

Buyer's agents are legally bound to help buyers, whereas listing agents—the agent representing the home listing—have a fiduciary duty to the home seller.

That's why it's in your best interest as a buyer to get an agent who is...

What Does a Real Estate Buyer's Agent Do For Me?
What Does a Real Estate Buyer's Agent Do For Me?

For starters, home buyers should not always rely on the sometimes partial or outdated information that many online sources provide. But more importantly, a good buyer's agent will still carry out many tasks in the buyer's best interest —...

Millennials Help Short Term Vacation Rentals Disrupt the Travel Industry
Millennials Help Short Term Vacation Rentals Disrupt the Travel Industry

According to recent survey conducted by LendEDU, vacation rentals are preferred by millennials as compared to big-name hotels. This shift in short-term vacation stay preferences is having a major impact on the hospitality...

Roby Lake
Hyperloop
Orlando is now a finalist for billionaire Elon Musk's Hyperloop One project, which is essentially a vacuum tube that would allow you to travel at speeds up to 750 mph and arrive in Miami in about 26 minutes.
Roby Lake
Ruby Lake Virtual Tour
Take a virtual tour within a modal home on the fabulous Ruby Lake community. The amazing Matterport technology lets you step inside and explore the home as if you were there. Try it now.
Ruby Lake
Ruby Lake
At Ruby Lake, you can build your dream home in a dream neighborhood. Enjoy low-maintenance living and community amenities including a pool, fitness center, fire pit, and even a pier overlooking the lake. Discover open concept home designs with up to 7 bedrooms, and see Disney’s fireworks from your front porch or covered lanai.At Ruby Lake, you can build your dream home in a dream neighborhood. Enjoy low-maintenance living and community amenities including a pool, fitness center, fire pit, and even a pier overlooking the lake. Discover open concept home designs with up to 7 bedrooms, and see Disney’s fireworks from your front porch or covered lanai.
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The new executive director of Garden Theatre
The Garden Theatre has appointed Nao Tsurumaki as its new executive director.
Solara
Solara Update and Video
In the bustling heart of Kissimmee's world famous theme parks, dining, and premium shopping there is an oasis perched on top of a hill - Solara Resort
New Horizon West
New Horizon West
In the early 1990s a visionary group of property owners in west Orange County met at a Winter Garden restaurant and gave birth to Horizon West. In the ensuing years, with the help of talented professionals from the public and private sectors, Horizon West has become an extraordinary example of master land planning on perhaps the largest scale ever attempted.
Windsor at Westside
Windsor at Westside
Relax in your vacation home in Windsor at Westside's Mediterranean-themed community and enjoy resort-style amenities, sundries shop, and homes with plenty of storage space.
Solara
Solara Resort
Solara Resort by Mattamy Homes is your chance to own part of the magic. Vacation homes and townhomes in Solara will boast Mattamy Homes's trademark stylish exterior and well-appointed interior, range from 3 to 9 bedrooms and include a private swimming pool for you and all of your guests.