Emerson In the News

After over 30 years offering Central Florida businesses and residents exceptional real estate services, we’ve generated a lot of interest. See where we’ve made front-page headlines in some of the biggest business publications. Please review the commercial lease articles and company profiles below to learn more about the expertise and professionalism you can expect when doing business with Emerson.

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Jul 19

$346M mixed-use development slated for Altamonte Springs

Developer Emerson International Inc. plans to build a $346 million, mixed-use project with office, retail and residential components in Altamonte Springs.

The future development — which will create hundreds of construction jobs, according to industry standards — carries the biggest price tag for projects currently under review in Altamonte Springs, according to city documents.

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Apr 10

Fajitas, margaritas and more: Mexican restaurant to open in Lake Nona-area plaza

The Eagle Creek retail plaza, being developed by the Altamonte Springs-based Emerson International Inc., has revealed one of its tenants.

Don Julio Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar will lease a 5,000-square-foot building in the second phase of the overall 200,000-square-foot plaza.

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Apr 09

Lake Nona area to get new grocer, restaurant and more

Emerson International Inc. wants to build a new retail center in southeast Orlando near Lake Nona.

The Altamonte Springs-based development firm is seeking approval from the Orange County development review committee on April 11 to build a 40,600-square-foot retail center in the Eagle Creek community. The $6 million-$8 million commercial center would be built on 8.29 acres of undeveloped land at 13615 Narcoossee Road.

The project will include:

  • A 21,900-square-foot grocery store
  • A 5,000-square-foot restaurant

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Jan 22

Emerson plans second wave of retail sites for Eagle Creek community

GrowthSpotter covers Emerson International's planning of a new grocer-anchored strip center and outparcels for its Eagle Creek community in southeast Orange County, set across the street from a Publix-anchored center.

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Jan 03

Here's a roundup of what C. Fla. businesses have been up to in recent weeks

Orlando Business Journal covers Productivity Apex Inc.'s leasing of 3.583 square feet at 1133 Louisiana Ave. in Winter Park. Emerson International’s Zac Starkey represented the landlord, and NAI Realvest’s Mary Frances West represented the tenant in the transaction.

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Dec 18

Orlando hotel industry gains momentum

Orlando Sentinel includes's Emerson news in a roundup article. "FleetZoo LLC, a software company specializing in fleet route optimization, relocated from the Quadrangle off University Boulevard, Orlando, to offices at 1133 Louisiana Ave., Winter Park. NAI Realvest Vice President Mary Frances West represented the tenant, which is managed by Mansooreh Mollaghasemi of Winter Park. Broker Associate Zac Starkey represented Emerson International Inc., the developer and landlord of Louisiana Office Park."

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Sep 20

Biz Digest for the week of Sept. 22

Emerson International closed three leases totaling 10,881 square feet: VFT Global Corp., 3,022 square feet at Altamonte Lakeside Park; Davila Law Group, 4,549 square feet at Sanlando Center; and Aaronson Austin PA, 3,310 square feet at Sanlando Center. Emerson International’s Zac Starkey handled the transactions.

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May 31

Keke’s Breakfast Cafe plans Lake Nona-area debut

“The market needed a first-class breakfast restaurant and it’s the perfect place to bring people together over a delicious breakfast or lunch,” said Zac Starkey, broker associate with Eagle Creek Center developer Emerson International Inc., in a prepared statement. “We are creating more than just a retail center; we are bringing an overall experience to the market focusing on high-quality, first-class establishments that offer products and services the people in our area need and want.”

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Jan 30

Habitat blitz: 8 homes in 5 days

This was Habitat Orlando's "Home Builders Blitz" — eight homes, seven builders, five days — a construction jump-start on the nonprofit's latest subdivision, Butler's Preserve. 

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Nov 11

Breaking Ground: Work Starts on new Eagle Creek apartments

Orlando Business Journal covers the new Eagle Creek apartments.

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Oct 31

OBJ- List of Florida's Top Property Management Companies

Top property management companies ranked by total square feet managed in Central Florida. C. Fla* denotes Lake, Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties

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Oct 08

19 C. Florida apartment complexes in the works

Apartment developers in the Orlando area are pretty busy these days.

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Jul 02

Gaming company Zynga signs lease in Maitland

Zynga, the company behind such games as Farmville and Words With Friends, has signed a lease for office space in Maitland.

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