More than 100 commercial realtors from around town got the opportunity to see some of the hot new Birmingham commercial real estate properties currently, or about to be, under construction.
“We wanted to showcase the tremendous growth that is currently happening in Birmingham by showcasing many of the top projects currently impacting Birmingham.”
said Josh Harris, Commercial Services Director, Birmingham Commercial Realtor Council.
“By showcasing these new projects, we brought together many of the top movers and shakers in Commercial Real Estate in order to force innovative conversations that otherwise might not have taken place.
With over 100 commercial real estate practitioners in attendance, we are confident that we are gaining a strong centralized voice in commercial real estate through the efforts of the BCRC.”
What’s Hot In Birmingham?
BCRC Showcased These Hot New Projects:
Oxmoor Logistics Center
This development has 22,500 to 78,000 square feet of commercial space available with 22 truck trailer parking spaces and abundant employee parking spaces.
Crossplex Mixed-Use Development
Crossplex Mixed-Use Development continues to transform the property that was once the fairgrounds property.
Future plans for this area include a 4000-seat amphitheater with a concert stage, restaurants and retail space, a Natatorium and the AG Gaston Boy’s & Girl’s Club. Comfort Inn & Suites currently is being built along with a Walgreens and Starbucks Coffee shop.
The Crossplex area is home to many Track and Field facilities and an exterior running track.
Orchestra Partner’s Founders Station
Orchestra Partners talked about their development of Founders Station, a redevelopment project of three historic building built in downtown Birmingham in 1887.
The development is a condo-mixed use facility with retail restaurant space located between First Ave. North and Morris Ave. Forest and Feast is moving into the space when it is finished.
Forge at The Pizitz
Forge also was on hand showcasing their cool shared workspace concept. Located in the Pizitz Food Hall, Forge offers various membership levels for entrepreneurs who don’t want the overhead of permanent office space.
Membership amenities include Internet access, innovative and collaborative workspaces, a private online social network, endless coffee and member-only events and education.
Sloss Docks Warehouse and Pepper Place Expansion
The Sloss Docks Warehouse is a 122,0004 square feet warehouse located near the Birmingham Airport and has multiple dock doors. This property is an excellent value that is close to the city center. Pepper Place is expanding the Blueprint building located at Third Ave. and 3o Street South to include a restaurant and office space.
The Birmingham Commercial Realtor Council showcases new projects to commercial real estate practitioners annually with the hope of promoting and garnering support from the commercial real estate community for these exciting new projects.