Florida Legislature Passes Bill Increasing Acreage for “Small-Scale” Comprehensive Plan Amendments


  • May 26, 2021
  • /   Tara Tedrow & McGregor Love
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construction site
On April 29, 2021, the Florida Legislature passed HB 487, which increases the maximum acreage of a small-scale comprehensive plan amendment from 10 acres to 50 acres.

Lowndes Advises The Bainbridge Companies on Disney-area Apartment Complex


  • April 29, 2021
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  • /   News,Land Use,Real Estate,Zoning
land use and zoning
Lowndes is providing land use counsel to The Bainbridge Companies, a Fla.-based luxury multifamily apartment community developer, on the development an apartment community near Walt Disney World in Orlando.

Orange County Moves Up Transportation and School Impact Fee Rate Increases to June 2021, Adopts Higher Transportation Rates


  • March 24, 2021
  • /   Rebecca Wilson & McGregor Love
  • /   Articles,Land Use,Zoning,Real Estate
construction site
On March 23, 2021, Orange County approved two ordinances amending County Code relating to school and transportation impact fees.

Lowndes Advises BluRock Commercial Real Estate on Mixed-use Development in Downtown Orlando’s SoDo District


  • February 4, 2021
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  • /   Press Releases,Real Estate,Land Use,Zoning
downtown orlando
Lowndes is providing zoning and land use counsel to BluRock Commercial Real Estate for the development of an 82,000-square foot mixed-use project in the SoDo submarket of Orlando, Fla.

Lowndes Advises GSL on a Mixed-Use Project on Narcoossee Corridor in St. Cloud, Fla.


  • December 17, 2020
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  • /   Real Estate,Land Use,Zoning,Zoning & Environmental,Media Coverage
land use and zoning
Lowndes is advising Orlando-based Green Slate Land & Development (GSL) on the development of a 30-acre mixed-use project on Narcoossee Road in St. Cloud, Fla.

Notice: Florida Building Code 7th Edition Takes Effect on December 31, 2020


  • December 17, 2020
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  • /   Land Use,Zoning,Zoning & Environmental,Articles
downtown orlando
Please take note that the Florida Building Commission has adopted the Seventh Edition of the Florida Building Code and administration takes effect on December 31, 2020.

Lowndes Advises Yaeger Development Company on Single-family Home and Commercial Development in Winter Haven


  • July 28, 2020
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subdivision under construction
Lowndes provided zoning and land use counsel to Yaeger Development Company for the development of a 739-single-family home subdivision and 20,000 square feet of commercial uses in Winter Haven, Fla.

Lowndes Advises Wendover Housing Partners on Permanent Supportive Housing Community


  • July 14, 2020
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apartment complex under construction
Lowndes advised Wendover Housing Partners on the $19 million project that will provide housing for the homeless in Central Florida.

Lowndes Advises 908 Group on Student Housing Project near the University of Central Florida


  • June 19, 2020
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  • /   Press Releases,News,Land Use,Zoning
apartment complex under construction
Lowndes is providing zoning and land use counsel to 908 Group for a mixed-used apartment community in Orlando.

Attorney Tara Tedrow Promoted To Senior Associate


  • March 6, 2017
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  • /   Press Releases,Land Use,Zoning & Environmental,Zoning,Real Estate,LEED Green Construction
Appellate Law
Tedrow is an attorney in the firm's Real Estate Transactions, Development, Land Use and Zoning practices and a Co-Chair of the Cannabis and Controlled Substances Group.