Construction is officially underway for Lakeview Green, an all-new mixed-use apartment complex in Birmingham’s Lakeview District. Word on the street—it features a unique living and green space. Maybe it’s my love for urban planning talking but this project looks A-MAZ-ING!Continue reading “Mixed-use project, Lakeview Green, is coming to Birmingham’s Southside”
Birmingham continues to boom and we love to see it! Big opportunities are coming to the city. Local leaders and organizations presented the master plan for the city center earlier this December. Keep reading to see what the future holds for our wonderful Magic City.Continue reading “Birmingham’s Master Plan Was Revealed and We’ve Got the Rundown. (PHOTOS included)”
The Purple Onion, a Birmingham favorite with several locations throughout the city, is set to open a new location in the Lakeview district. We’re bringing you the inside scoop- check it out!Continue reading “The Purple Onion to open new location in Lakeview”
It happens everytime you welcome and host a visitor to Birmingham.
The good news keeps flowing like amber ale from the tap. In February, Brät Brot told patrons it would indeed reopen its Lakeview doors. Now we know a month—April—and what changes we can expect.Continue reading “Brät Brot in Lakeview announces plans to reopen in April 2019. Prost!”
A writer’s gotta eat. This column documents my foodie adventures in Birmingham. Up this week: Taj Wraps at Eastwood Shell Food Mart (inside a Chester’s Fried Chicken no less), the Lumbar in Pepper Place and Slice Pizza & Brew in Vestavia Hills.Continue reading “Bham Now Eats: Taj Wraps, the Lumbar and keto-friendly cauliflower crust at Slice”
When I visited the highly anticipated Metropolitan apartment community in Lakeview recently, construction crews were putting the finishing touches on the amenity areas. Now it’s furnished, and I’m blown away. Check out the magazine-level designer style and four more reasons you must see the Metropolitan, even if you’re not apartment shopping…yet.Continue reading “Designer style and 4 other must-experience features that set the Metropolitan in Lakeview apart”
You’re looking for an apartment in Birmingham. You’ve seen umpteen places, and they all require you to compromise on something big, like a courtyard pool. It’s time to check out the big “M” (the Metropolitan, that is). Opening this September, it offers brand-spanking new luxury living in Lakeview, and it’s got everything on your list.
Downtown Bham Nowers! It’s noon, you’re hungry for a break and you’re ready for lunch. Where to? From Avondale to Lakeview, here’s your ultimate guide for where to eat lunch near downtown Birmingham.
Located in the heart of Pepper Place at 3000 3rd Avenue S., Blueprint on 3rd opened its doors on June 19th, and it is already making an impact on Birmingham with its industrial interiors and hearty American cuisine.
Happy Fall, y’all! Feel that cool nip in the air? Nolan Graves, owner of Frontera, tells us where to get a fire pit (and where the Birmingham chiminea craze started a few years ago) in this week’s installment of Small Business Monday! Continue reading “Small business Monday – spotlight on Frontera”
As it turns out, alcohol and animals do mix! From bearded concert bunnies to a wine festival at the Birmingham Zoo, I think there’s something for everyone this week in Birmingham. Ever wanted a band to market their own car because their logo was just that cool? Continue reading “Birmingham’s Top Ten – October 4-10”
Lakeview might just be your go to district after this guide. Whether you are a newbie or a regular, check out some great places to hang out in this neighborhood.
Lakeview will soon host another pizza joint sure to entice your inner foodie.
Heat Pizza Bar will fit in perfectly on the corner of 7th Ave. South and 29th Street – yes, the old Rare Martini space.
If you have been following along, the debate on redeveloping Southtown Court continues to pick up steam.
Whether for or against, here is what the experts have to say about the benefits redeveloping Southtown would bring to Birmingham.