Birmingham’s historic Greyhound Station is being redeveloped for the future today [PHOTOS]

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Architects, developers and a designer on the old Greyhound station in Birmingham
Developers, architects and a designer in the Greyhound Building. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

For years, Birmingham’s historic Greyhound station has been what architects call a “dormant opportunity.” That’s about to change—thanks to developer Mike Mouron and Williams Blackstock Architects. Keep reading for the inside scoop on this incredible renovation project featuring historic preservation and adaptive reuse, plus original photos.

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The latest on Campus No. 124, Pelham’s new entertainment district

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Pre-leasing has begun with the first tenants planning to open later this year. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

Campus No. 124 is a brand-new entertainment district being developed in Pelham. We wrote about it when plans were first released in February, and now we’ve got the latest updates. Check it out!

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Former Red Cross building to be transformed into $28M, 192-room apartment project

The former American Red Cross building in downtown Birmingham will be renovated as affordable housing. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

A vacant five-story, 125,000 square-foot office building on 3rd Avenue North in downtown Birmingham is getting a facelift. New York developer Ed Ticheli is planning to redevelop the former American Red Cross building to fit 192 market rate workforce housing units.

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Dansby Foods, AMD + more join impressive list of tenants in the completed Iron Age Building

Exterior of the Iron Age Building. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

The Iron Age Building’s list of creative and innovative tenants just keeps growing. The latest additions include a 14-year NFL veteran, a creative marketing agency, and a healthcare firm. Find out more about the full list of tenants, plus get an inside look and the complete renovation of the historic Downtown Birmingham building.

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$75 million development could make UAB a global leader in biotech field

Rendering courtesy of UA System, via Birmingham Business Journal (BBJ)

A $75 million project at UAB that could have a major impact on Birmingham is moving forward. This genomic medicine + research center is well on its way to fruition, and we’ve got all the details here. Check it out!

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7 times historic tax credits have helped preserve Birmingham’s skyline

Birmingham’s beautiful skyline. Photo via Jon Eastwood for Bham Now

If you’ve been keeping up with the redevelopments in Birmingham lately, you’ve probably heard the term “historic tax credits” thrown around a time or twenty. But what are they, and what good do they actually do?

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$580K renovation project for downtown Birmingham’s Taylor Building

Aren’t old buildings like this just gorgeous? I think so. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

One of the oldest buildings in downtown Birmingham’s Historic Theatre and Retail District is getting a facelift. Owner Engineering Design Technologies is investing roughly $580K in both structural and cosmetic renovations on the three-story Taylor Building, right across from the McWane Science Center.

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A Birmingham developer is renovating downtown’s former Family Dollar building

The longtime Family Dollar building has some changes up ahead. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

A new redevelopment is in the works in downtown Birmingham! Ladd Real Estate, a local developer, has started renovation on the former Family Dollar building, continuing the pattern of renewed interest in Birmingham’s Historic Theatre and Retail District.

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There’s no excuse not to konmari now in Birmingham

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A built-in home entertainment center gets things so nice and tidy. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Spring cleaning’s gonna take on a whole new meaning in 2020 here in Birmingham and around the world. We’re not gonna lie—if you’re like us, you’re probably gonna get tired of looking at all the clutter you’ve managed to accumulate at home. Here are some clearing out tips plus a few ways Closets by Design Central Alabama can help you impose order on the current chaos.

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Like The Battery? You’ll love Battery II—a new development in Birmingham’s Southside

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A rendering of Battery II, coming to Birmingham’s Southside soon. Rendering via Fifth Dimension Architecture & Interiors

In 2018, The Battery brought restaurants, breweries, event space and more to Birmingham’s Southside. Now, developer Ward Neely is out to do the same thing—right across the street. Say hello to Battery II, the newest project in Birmingham’s Automotive Historic District.

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New mixed-use project in the works at historic building in downtown Birmingham

The historic Armour & Co. building is the site of a new mixed-use development. Rendering via Christopher Architecture

In the downtown real estate boom, mixed-use is the name of the game. Birmingham-based firm Christopher Architecture & Interiors is turning a historic downtown building into the newest mixed-use development, complete with residential units, commercial space and even a rooftop lounge.

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