Fast-growing Waterford Lakes is the heartbeat of east Orlando. A favorite local jewel is the Waterford Lakes Town Center -- one of the largest open air malls in the Southeast. Located on the developing Alafaya Trail, Waterford Lakes is close to highways, downtown Orlando, and sandy beaches. The Central Florida Research Park, home to many high-tech employers, is just a few miles down the street. Whether it's work or play, you're close to the action in Waterford Lakes.