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About the Orlando Area Market
It's not called the sunshine state for no reason. Orlando, the heart of Florida, is an ideal home for thrill seekers, nature lovers, and families alike. Hosting over twelve major theme parks including Disney World, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld, you'll be sure to stay busy. While Orlando has a reputation for its theme parks, it is renowned for its television and film production studios. In addition to the city’s film and entertainment industry, Orlando has a growing urban music scene, hosting annual urban music festivals to feed the flames. Orlando is also home to some of the most beautiful beaches and parks.
Whether you're planning celebrity run-ins, seeking thrills at the theme park, or surfing on the beach, these major cities might just be the place for you to purchase your new home.
Orlando's top spots for new construction:
Davenport, Auburndale, Lakeland, Clermont, Groveland, Minneola, Sorrento, Mount Dora, Winter Garden, Ocala, Apopka, Ocoee, Windermere, St. Cloud, Kissimmee, Sanford, Longwood, Deland, Winter Park, Winter Springs, Celebration, Lake Mary, Fort Pierce, Palm Bay, Titusville, Vero Beach, Port St. Lucie, Melbourne.
Attractions and events in the Orlando area:
Lots of kids or kid at heart? Sports fan or food lover? Come one, come all! Orlando has something for everyone and we’re here to break it down for you.
NFL Pro Bowl: We love a good rivalry and this one in particular only happens once a year in January. Watch your favorite all-star players from the AFC and NFL go head to head.
Walt Disney World Marathon: Kick off the start of your New Year’s Resolutions and run for a cause with Mickey and friends. All proceeds from the marathon are donated to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Be sure to look out for registration every spring.
Central Florida Fair: Who doesn’t love turkey legs and cotton candy? Every February enjoy lots of fried foods, livestock and entertainment. Go ahead, unleash your inner-child, there's no shortage of fun here.
Arnold Palmer Invitational: If you love golf or the delicious tea/lemonade combination, you don’t want to miss this event held every March. Grab your collared shirt and flat cap and be apart of this engaging and interactive experience that exhibits the life of Arnold Palmer.
Florida Film Festival: This one is for the movie connoisseurs! Ten days of 180+ films, hand-crafted cocktails and filmmakers every April. Need we say more? The Florida Film Festival has been a favorite event amongst Floridians for over 20 years.
Epcot International Food & Wine Fest: Exotic food from around the world, live performances from top artists, and four theme parks in one. This event needs no explanation, we're already sold.
Must-see attractions any day of the year: Disney World, Universal Studios,The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Sea World, Gatorland, Kennedy Space Center and last but not least, catch the Orlando Magic NBA during basketball season.
For more information on local attractions and events visit www.visitcentralflorida.com