Entries by WeKnowNona

Tavistock buys 1,000-plus acres airport land

#Lake Nona is expanding its boundaries south of #Medical City and it now owns the land it needs. Lake Nona developer Tavistock Development Co. LLC’s related entity TDCP LLC spent $63.9 million, or roughly $55,700 per acre, on May 10 for nearly 1,147 acres south of Orlando International Airport from the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority and the […]

Supply of Homes For Sale Up Year Over Year in July 2018

Nation’s Months’ Supply of Homes For Sale Up Year Over Year in July 2018 SAN FRANCISCO METRO AREA HAD THE LOWEST MONTHS’ SUPPLY IN JULY BY SHU CHEN HOUSING #AFFORDABILITY, REAL ESTATE U.S. home prices have risen year-over-year by more than 6 percent since August 2017, fueled by strong demand and a lack of supply in many […]

Nursing most dangerous job in America? It ain’t what you’d expect?

  There’s a headline that might surprise: Working in state-run #nursing and residential care facilities were riskier than being a police officer or a firefighter in 2016. Since 2012, nurses and health aides in state-run residential care and nursing settings have accounted for the highest rates of injury and illnesses tracked by the U.S. Bureau […]

inside Orlando’s first Earth Fare market in Lake Nona

    #Lake Nona will be getting the first of what could be many of organic grocery chain Earth Fare’s greater #Orlando locations. The Fletcher, N.C.-based company opened its 24,000-square-foot store at 13204 Narcoossee Road on Sept. 29 as the anchor to the $10.5 million Shoppes at Nona Place facility. The store features the same styling as […]

UCF Lake Nona Medical Center CEO

By Ryan Lynch  – Staff Writer, Orlando #Business Journal Sep 28, 2018, 1:52pm EDT Updated Sep 28, 2018, 2:01pm The University of Central Florida’s planned teaching hospital, dubbed #Lake Nona Medical Center, now has a CEO. Central Florida Regional Hospital CEO Wendy Brandon will take on the role Jan. 1. The proposed 100-bed hospital is expected to be completed by 2020. “Wendy […]

Price Pressure Fueled by Limited Supply

      CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI®) has exceeded the pre-crisis peak and continues to grow with a strong and steady pace. With demand strong and inventory thin, the share of #homes selling for the list price or more has also returned to pre-bust levels. With demand outweighing supply, homes are more likely to […]

Chick-fil-A -slated Lake Nona

By Jack Witthaus  – Staff Writer, Orlando #Business Journal Sep 24, 2018, 5:12pm EDT Updated Sep 25, 2018, 10:52am A 75,000-square-foot retail development soon could be home to #Lake Nona’s first Chick-fil-A. College Park, Ga.-based Chick-fil-A Inc. is in talks for signing a lease at Tyson’s Corner, a retail development at the northeast corner of Narcoossee and Tyson Road, sources […]

Lake Nona pizza and brew pub

By Anjali Fluker  – Associate Managing Editor, Orlando #Business Journal Sep 24, 2018, 2:21pm #Pizza anyone, Lake Nona. A new original restaurant concept will open its doors soon in the community’s developing entertainment center. Park Pizza & Brewing Co. — the new 5,055-square-foot, 186-seat restaurant and brewery created by #Tavistock Restaurant Collection — will open in November on […]

Lake Nona to land big biotech facility

By Jack Witthaus  – Staff Writer, #Orlando #Business Journal Sep 20, 2018, 9:25am Before dirt even has been tossed, a future biotech manufacturing plant in #Lake Nona’s 650-acre #Medical City is dreaming up expansion plans. The 18-acre site — likely slated for Cranbury, N.J.-based global tech and biopharmaceutical company Amicus TherapeuticsInc. (Nasdaq: FOLD) — already is being considered for […]

Sports facility company shoots for next location,Lake Nona

By Jack Witthaus  – Staff Writer, #Orlando #Business Journal Sep 19, 2018, 2:27pm An Orlando-based sports facility operator has scored a new location in Central Florida as it gears up for another. XL Soccer World expects to build a $7 million, 50,000-square-foot facility in #Lake Nona and open it next summer, CEO Ciaran McArdle told Orlando Business Journal. The company operates […]