New Retail Village Starts Construction in Winter Garden, Fla.

Retail center will have 585,000-s.f., to be completed in 2007


Veraxx Inc. took 2,670 square feet of office space at 3361 Rouse Road in southeast Orlando. Mary Frances West of NAI Realvest represented the landlord. . . .

Sugar Stix, a condiment-packing company, took 10,000 square feet of warehouse space at 9500 Satellite Blvd. in Orlando. Matt Sullivan of Colliers Arnold negotiated for the landlord. . . .

Topline Appliance Depot rented 22,000 square feet of retail space at 2730 W. New Haven Ave. in Melbourne. Michael Langman of Grubb & Ellis/Commercial Florida represented the landlord.

Sales . . .

Ryland Homes sold 428 houses in the first half of this year with the average sale a bit more than $300,000. . . .

Engineered Homes, Winter Park, said it's nearing $25 million in sales at Brighton Landings, a subdivision in Kissimmee. The average price is $381,538.

Anniversary

Mohr Partners, a Dallas corporate real estate adviser with an Orlando office, has marked 20 years in business.

Design . . .

C.T. Hsu and Associates, Orlando, is the American Institute of Architects Florida Association's Firm of the Year. The award recognizes achievement in design, community service and education.

Jack Snyder can be reached at 407-420-5094 or jsnyder@orlandosentinel.com.

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