Here’s what made LAH Real Estate’s top performing agents successful last year

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LAH Real Estate agent Michael Thomason, who now heads up The Thomason Team, at the Award’s Ceremony in February 2020. Photo via LAH Real Estate

Speak to any agent from LAH Real Estate, and you’ll hear the same thing. LAH Real Estate is more than just a job—it’s a family. That’s why each year, the LAH Real Estate team puts together a list to highlight some of the firms top performing agents. We spoke with three of the top performing teams & individual agents to learn more about what it’s like to work for LAH Real Estate!

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Welcoming entryways await you at these open houses Feb. 26-28

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Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 8 open houses for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!

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3332 SOUTHBEND CIR VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35216 (RealtySouth)

Open House: SOUTHBEND 02/28 14:00-16:00
3332 SOUTHBEND CIR
VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35216
sq. ft.
3 bedrooms 2 full/1 half baths
$756000
For more info, contact Scott Perry at 205-281-0986 or email sperry@realtysouth.com


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Spruce up your space for spring with help from 6 local interior design + decor shops

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When in doubt, make it symmetrical. Photo via Henhouse Antiques on Facebook

Got the itch to spruce up your space? With spring just around the corner, now’s the perfect time to breathe new life into your home with updated furnishings. From mid-century modern finds to antique accents, these six local interior design and decor shops have some of the most inspiring selections around.

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Warm up with these sunny open houses Feb. 19-21 around Birmingham

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Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 3 open houses for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!

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3332 SOUTHBEND CIR VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35216 (RealtySouth)

Open House: SOUTHBEND 02/21 14:00-16:00
3332 SOUTHBEND CIR
VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35216
sq. ft.
3 bedrooms 2 full/1 half baths
$756000
For more info, contact Scott Perry at 205-281-0986 or email sperry@realtysouth.com


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A closet for every lifestyle: the diva, the neat freak, the dad, the single + the couple

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Have a seat on my crushed velvet bench, dear. Photo via Closets by Design of Central Alabama

Tired of feeling uninspired when you look in your closet? Look no further for inspo. Closets by Design of Central Alabama, located right here in Birmingham, can design and build a closet for every lifestyle. Which one best describes you? 

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We got an inside look at plans for The Hardwick, and it’s even better than we imagined [PHOTOS]

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The Hardwick by night. Rendering via Williams Blackstock Architects

Ever since we heard about Bayer Properties’ plans to bring new life to the old Hardwick Building on the Rotary Trail back in May 2020, we’ve been eager to find out more. Recently, we spoke with architects Matt Foley and Brittany Foley of Williams Blackstock Architects (WBA) and Meredith Calhoun of Bayer Properties to get the inside scoop. Here’s what we learned.

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Get hyped for spring with open houses in Birmingham Feb. 12-14

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Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got two open houses for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!

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3332 SOUTHBEND CIR VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35216 (RealtySouth)

Open House: SOUTHBEND 02/14 14:00-16:00
3332 SOUTHBEND CIR
VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35216
sq. ft.
3 bedrooms 2 full/1 half baths
$756000
For more info, contact Scott Perry at 205-281-0986 or email sperry@realtysouth.com


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Local developer to renovate Magnolia Point in Five Points South

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The Magnolia Point building at the corner of 23rd Street South and Magnolia Avenue South. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

A historic, 1930s-era commercial building in Five Points South is getting a facelift. Capstone Real Estate Investments plans to renovate the Magnolia Point building for a series of retail and entertainment businesses after purchasing the property earlier this year.

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Working in Real Estate is rewarding, challenging + worth it: Hear from 3 Birmingham experts

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From L to R: John Comford, Rosalynn Jackson, Joy Everson. Photos via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Working in real estate is no small feat. It takes hard work, patience, passion and teamwork. We recently caught up with three RealtySouth agents to find out more about their careers including company culture, challenges they face, rewards they experience and advice they have for future agents. Here’s what we learned:

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Why Vogue just named this Mountain Brook shop a ‘Must-Visit’. [PHOTOS]

Shelby Dooley and Pam Evans of Maison in their store in Mountain Brook.
Maison founder and owner Pam Evans (right) with “Maison’s hype-girl” Shelby Dooley. Photo via Claire Hancock for Bham Now

Small and stunningly curated, Maison is something of a hidden gem, nestled among the design stores in Mountain Brook Village. But that could change soon following a recent mention by Vogue, which featured it as one of 17 Southern small retail businesses to support.

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Tired of your quaranteam? These open houses Feb. 5-7 offer space to spread out

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Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 4 open houses for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!

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578 TIMBERLINE TRL CALERA,AL 35040 (RealtySouth)

Open House: TIMBERLINE 02/07 14:00-16:00
578 TIMBERLINE TRL
CALERA,AL 35040
sq. ft.
3 bedrooms 2 full/1 half baths
$405000
For more info, contact Phyllis Black at 205-365-6116 or email pblack@realtysouth.com


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The latest happenings with Birmingham’s iconic Pink House & Secret Garden

The Pink House and its secret garden on Sunday, November 18th, 2018. Photo via Homewood AL Historical Preservation Society on Facebook

Located on the corner of Roseland Drive and Edgewood Boulevard, the Pink House has been a historic site in the Homewood community. It was recently sold to a private buyer for restoration and preservation. Keep reading to learn more about the historic site and what they’re doing to preserve it.

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2 local agents weigh in on the Commercial Real Estate market in Birmingham

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Commercial real estate in Birmingham is an ever-changing world—that’s why it’s important to get advice from the experts. Photo via LAH Real Estate

It’s no secret that COVID-19 has thrown a lot of industries for a loop. But what’s it been like to be a Commercial Real Estate (CRE) agent in the midst of a pandemic? We spoke to two local CRE agents at LAH Commercial Real Estate to learn more.

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For a home that’s filled with sunshine, check out these open houses in Birmingham, Jan. 29-31

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Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got five open houses for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!

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1952 ROSEMONT PL VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35243 (RealtySouth)

Open House: ROSEMONT 01/31 14:00-16:00
1952 ROSEMONT PL
VESTAVIA HILLS,AL 35243
sq. ft.
4 bedrooms 4 full/1 half baths
$879900
For more info, contact Jana Hanna at 205-835-6188 or email jhanna@realtysouth.com


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New bar, Pago Pago, planned for Urban Supply development this year

A rendering shows plans for the new Pago Pago bar in Parkside. Project representatives said the tall sign depicted in the renderings most likely will not be part of the final project.
A rendering of the upcoming Pago Pago bar at Urban Supply. Photo via Poole & Company Architects, LLC, originally published in the Birmingham Business Journal

Big news for Parkside. Pago Pago, a Polynesian-themed bar at the highly-anticipated Urban Supply mixed-use development, is set to open later this year. Here’s what we know about the project.

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