More Apartments in the Works Near Lake Nona as Job Growth Fuels Demand

Tampa-based 2nd Wave Development is under contract to buy seven parcels with single-family homes to convert those properties into apartments and commercial space. The demand for apartments there is “incredibly strong,” said apartment expert Scott Ramey, senior managing director of New York-based real estate brokerage Newmark, who isn’t involved with the proposed developments.” So much of that area draws off of the growing job center that is Lake Nona.