Lake Buena Vista, Fla., (June 23, 2010) – Today Disney unveiled Golden Oak, a one-of-a-kind luxury residential resort community offering the unprecedented opportunity to purchase a home at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Especially designed for resort living, Golden Oak will provide an entirely new way for families to connect with the world’s best known family destination and entertainment brand.
Walt Disney Co. plans to unveil Wednesday its first foray into residential real estate in more than a decade with a pricey vacation-home development in Florida’s Walt Disney World.
It’s a risky move. Disney will offer homes priced between $1.5 million and $8 million in a state where the foreclosure rate remains among the nation’s highest. In Orlando,..
Jeff Marchell and Don Hempel at Issa Homes’ construction site at Lake Nona Golf & Country Club. The firm’s new “coach homes” will border the lake.Sure, the local housing market has tanked. But Issa Homes Inc. is betting pro golfers and snow birds still will plunk down $1 million or more for a vacation home in the upscale Lake Nona Golf & Country Club community.
To that end, the Celebration-based builder currently is building four of six planned multifamily buildings. Each of the structures has four “coach homes” for a total of 16 units, nine of which…