(Carl Cronan is editor of Real EstateFlorida.)

ORLANDO, FL-Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Co., a familiar name in the school textbook industry, will move its local operations to SouthPark Center, in the city’s southeast submarket, after signing a long-term office lease with Flagler Development Group. The Boston-based company will occupy more than 250,000 square feet in two buildings at the complex.

John Guitar, Flagler’s vice president and market officer for Central Florida, says HMH will join several other local firms with substantial operations at SouthPark Center, including Wyndham Vacation Resorts and Busch Entertainment Corp. He says the company was drawn to the 276-acre development because of its proximity to Orlando International Airport, as well as the fact that it is among only a few office parks in the area that can accommodate larger users.

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