Construction and Real Estate

Growing Business in Tiny Houses

Channel surfers the world over are learning it’s difficult to scroll through television network offerings without landing on channels about flipping properties, renovation...

Builders Forecast a Welcome Calm

A tour of Alabama’s larger general contractors’ websites reveals construction activity at locations throughout the state, the Southeast and across the United States....

Big League Projects

Winning the contract for a headline project with major economic development impact is less a matter of the lowest bid than offering the  biggest...

Building for Millennials, Ready for Change

Geoff Golden is the president of Golden Construction LLC, a Birmingham general contractor that is swimming strong in the high tide of apartment...

Google “Data Center + Alabama”

Google will break ground this year on a new, $600 million data center in rural Jackson County near Scottsboro on the site of...

Granddaddy of Iron Refits the Panama Canal

Hailed as an engineering and construction miracle when completed in 1914, the historic Panama Canal operated largely unchanged for almost a hundred years....

Lynchpin I-22 Nears Completion

More than a year ago, the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) announced the final few miles of future Interstate 22’s connection to Birmingham...

A Richly Mixed-Use Development

The phrase “mixed-use” has become such a cliché that an apartment complex with a coffee shop and a convenience store on site is now...

Renovation Beyond the Book

The Inglenook Branch of the Birmingham Public Library has become a signature gathering place for its neighborhood thanks to the innovative renovation design work...

Hard-Charging Neoclassical

Gresham, Smith and Partners designed Sid McDonald Hall to look classical but act modern, ...

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