Orlando is the Best City To Own Rental Property In Florida

Orlando is the Best City To Own Rental Property In Florida

Florida is an intriguing state when it comes to buying and owning rental property. On one hand, demand for homes — especially single-family homes — has been consistently on the rise in Florida. Yet despite the demand, it doesn’t necessarily convert to more homebuyers. Instead, even though Florida boasts fairly low housing prices statewide, many […]

Allen acts as downtown Orlando’s high-rise matchmaker

Allen acts as downtown Orlando’s high-rise matchmaker

There’s something special about living in downtown Orlando. Whether it’s taking a midday stroll around Lake Eola or the energetic nightlife, living downtown can offer a laid back, coffee shop lifestyle or one filled with frenetic fun and fashion. Whatever the preference, Thomas Allen and his six-member crew at real estate brokerage firm Urbanista Brokers […]

Breathing new life into downtown condo towers

Breathing new life into downtown condo towers

Looking for a nice downtown Orlando apartment? You soon may be able to add the 55 West condo tower on Church Street to your list of possibilities. The condo bust in 2007 left the 32-story building shell sitting empty, with the developer scrambling to find a way to salvage it. Previous ideas included turning it […]