Updates on the real estate transactions and developments in the downtown Birmingham area. Read more


Here are the real estate updates for the city including miscellaneous, construction, and openings/closures. Read more



Photo by Jesse Chambers.

The National Veterans Day Parade, a Birmingham tradition since 1947, returns to the streets of downtown on Nov. 11, at 1:30 p.m. Read more


Denham Building

Rendering courtesy of Creature

The Parkside District has been booming for several years, ever since the opening of Railroad Park and Regions Field. That boom continues, with a dozen projects announced or in progress in the area. Read more


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Photo by Jesse Chambers

The developer plans mixed-use projects on Morris Avenue and at the Sherman Industries site in Parkside. Read more

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RMTC Parkside

Rendering courtesy of Red Mountain Theatre Company and LIVE Design Group.

The RMTC closed on a piece of property near Regions Field on May 15. Read more

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bham city council 4-2-19

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Members voted to reallocate some transit money, staff the Communications Department and give tax breaks to a developer. Read more

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Birmingham City Hall

Jesse Chambers

The council voted to allow a retail, office and residential development in an area formerly zoned for heavy industry. They also discussed I-59/20 and a possible World Trade Center. Read more

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Photo by Tara Massouleh.

After serving Birmingham for 23 years, Better Basics has finally joined the downtown community. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Eric Tasker.

One of the biggest hurdles facing a new business is the financial risk. But Eric Tasker, creator and owner of SmallBox Company LLC, has plans to hopefully help take some of the sting out of budding businesses. Read more