7 new million-dollar-plus construction permits approved in Alabama, July 12th

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The Building Trades Tower in Birmingham is getting a facelift. Photo via Nathan Watson for The Bama Buzz

We’ve got the inside scoop on 7 new million-dollar-plus construction permits awarded to contractors in Alabama last week, including the $40M renovation of Birmingham’s Building Trades Tower. Keep reading for information like contractor names, contracts, permits values, project addresses and much more.

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$40M Renovation of Birmingham Building Trades Tower in Birmingham

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The Building Trades Tower in Birmingham is getting a $40M facelift. Photo via Nathan Watson for The Bama Buzz
  • Project Cost: $16,500,000
  • Project Address: 2021 Tenth Avenue South, Birmingham, Bldg Trades Towers
  • Project: Multi Family Dwelling, Complete remodel multi family
  • Owner of Project: Georgia Holding LLC in Care of Garrison OP
  • Contractor/Builder: The Robins & Morton Group

The 12-story Building Trades Tower in Birmingham’s Five Points South neighborhood is getting a major facelift. Earlier this year, we learned that new owner Restoration Capital Partners LLC is planning to spend up to $40M in order to restore the building after a devastating fire in 2015.

Their goal? To transform the building into a residential workforce housing development. Once complete, the tower will include:

  • 242 studio & one-bedroom apartments.
  • An on-site gym.
  • High-tech security for both the building and the accompanying parking deck.
  • 15,000 square-feet of amenity space on the bottom floor, including a Starbucks.
  • And more!

Involved in the project are owner Restoration Capital Partners LLC, general contractor Robins & Morton, designer Hendon + Huckestein Architects as well as Schneider Historic Preservation. The project is estimated to be complete in 2022.

Learn More About These Construction Projects (And More)

Thanks to our friends at Southern Exposure Information, we’ve got the list of all new million-dollar-plus construction permits approved in Alabama last week. Each week, they pull together information from building permits to get all the details on these projects. You can get access to all of their construction permits right here.

DATECITYCONTRACTOR/BUILDEROWNER OF PROJECTTYPE OF PROJECTCODERES/ COMMPROJECT ADDRESSZIPLOTCOSTSQ FT 
7/8/21AuburnMarshall Design Build, 836 W Glenn Avenue, Auburn, Alabama, , 334-821-0250Owner Not Listed, , , Alabama, ,New Building,New CommercialCOMM2590 Innovation Drive, ,36830194655000
7/8/21BirminghamThe Robins & Morton Group / Robins & Morton / Parkway Group LLC / Champions Place LLC, 400 Shades Creek Parkway Suite 200, Homewood, Alabama, 35259, 205-870-1000Georgia Holding LLC in Care of Garrison OP, , , Alabama, ,Multi Family Dwelling, Complete remodel multi familyApartmentsCOMM2021 Tenth Avenue South, Birmingham, Bldg Trades Towers3520516500000
7/8/21BirminghamJim Jernigan , 422 Industrial Drive, Birmingham, Alabama, 35211,Jim Jernigan , 422 Industrial Drive, Birmingham, Alabama, 35211,Remodel, Installation of Palletizer equipment on existing slabRemodel CommercialCOMM422 Industrial Drive, Birmingham, Buffalo Rock Indus Palletizer352111A23623488
7/8/21FultondaleVenture Construction Company, 508 Autumn Springs Court, Franklin, Tennessee, 37067, 615-778-0402Alexander Enterprises LLC, 1195 Walker Chapel Road, Fultondale, Alabama, 35068,New Building, Rebuild Jacks RestaurantNew CommercialCOMM1195 Walker Chapel Road, Fultondale,350681173880
7/8/21HomewoodRives Construction Company Inc, 5200 Grantswood Road, Birmingham, Alabama, 35210, 205-443-5000Zimmer Wesson Associates Inc, 2611 Mamie L Fosters , Birmingham, Alabama, 35242,New Building, Construction of new branch bank for Roberston bankingNew CommercialCOMM2611 Mamie L Fosters , Homewood,3520917512583037
7/7/21HooverRives Construction Company Inc, 5200 Grantswood Road, Birmingham, Alabama, 35210, 205-443-5000Proveer Holdings LLC, 700 Corporate Ridge Road, Hoover, Alabama, 35242, 205-706-6743Repairs, retaining wallRemodelRES700 Corporate Ridge Road, Hoover, Ridgeview352421300000
7/7/21TuscaloosaHallmark Builders, 3500 Blue Lake Drive, Birmingham, Alabama, 35243, 205-972-1230Lockwood LLC, 1412 University Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35401, 205-469-2463Alterations,Remodel CommercialCOMM914 Dr Edward Hillard Drive, Tuscaloosa,354012100000

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