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BCHS students to set up cardboard city to raise awareness of the homeless
Despite freezing temperatures, Baldwin County High School students will brave the cold weather Friday night to shed light on the homeless community in the area. The school's National Honor Society will set up a "Cardboard City" on the school lawn and the members will spend the night outdoors in cardboard boxes.
Castle Lanterra Properties kicks off resident academic scholarship program
Castle Lanterra Properties (CLP) has launched an academic scholarship program to provide opportunities for its tenants at the company's residential properties throughout the east, south and midwestern U.S., announced Elie Rieder, founder and CEO of the New York-based, privately-held real estate company
Habitat for Humanity receives property donation in Bay Minette
North Baldwin Utilities has committed to donate a parcel of property to Habitat for Humanity of Baldwin County for the construction of a new home for a family in need of decent housing
Hometown Realtor joins Three Sixty
Growing up in the construction industry is a real plus for a Realtor, as Harris knows first hand. Her father, Allen Harris, owner of Bailey-Harris Construction, taught her from an early age about the importance of hard work and customer satisfaction. Harris loves new construction and development and she has truly enjoyed watching the Auburn area grow over the years. Her long term experience with the area is a meaningful benefit to her clients.
Free construction course offered for adults at North Baldwin Center for Technology
The Alabama Home Builders Foundation is sponsoring a free 8-week course offered to adult learners needing basic knowledge and skills for construction work. Enrollment is limited to people who plan on obtaining employment in the residential construction field
Jury rules against Bank and Servicing Co.
Following a weeklong trial, a Mobile jury awarded $400,000 to a husband and wife, whose home was wrongfully foreclosed on by Deutsche Bank National Trust Company and its loan servicer, Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC.
Byrne Introduces Bill to Cut Down on Public Housing Abuse
Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) introduced legislation today that would ensure accountability in public housing by cracking down on the number of over-income families who live in taxpayer-subsidized public housing.
Bucket List of HOPE surpasses expectations
The Find HOPE Here Project, a 501(c)3 with an address of P.O. Box 1338, Northport , AL 35475 and EIN # 47-1549937, recently completed their collection, sorting and packing of "Buckets of HOPE" for the homeless in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Best Lawyers names Kelly May 2016 Birmingham Litigation – Real Estate ‘Lawyer of the...
Kelly joins an elite group of Huie, Fernambucq & Stewart partners previously recognized as "Lawyer of the Year" in Birmingham in their respective practice areas, making this the firm's fifth consecutive year to top the list.
Palmer Cautions States Against Implementing Clean Power Plan
Congressman Gary Palmer (R-AL), a member of the Science, Space and Technology Subcommittee on Environment and the Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on the Interior, both of which have jurisdiction over the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), sent a letter along with Science, Space and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith concerning the EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) to the Governors and Attorneys General of all 50 states.
Birmingham’s Twist Technology expands into New York
Birmingham's Twist Technology continues to be on the forefront of Multi-Family AV/IT Solutions. Twist has expanded its reach from the luxury real-estate hotspots of Miami and Boston to now include New York Twist works with a project's developer and marketing team to design and implement systems with the aim of wowing potential buyers.
Standard Furniture to feature Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines product line
Standard Furniture Corp. is pleased to announce the debut of the new Magnolia Home Furnishings by Joanna Gaines line of furniture and accessories. The new product launch will take place at the International Home Furnishings Market Oct. 17-21, in High Point, N.C. This home furnishings market is for wholesale dealers, with the products arriving in retail stores across the country beginning in January
Mayor Stimpson appoints Kim Pettway to Mobile Housing Authority Board
Mayor Sandy Stimpson today appointed Kim Pettway to the Board of Commissioners of the Mobile Housing Authority. "I have no doubt that Kim will excel as a leader on the Mobile Housing Authority," said Stimpson. "She brings a spirit of service to this important board and I’m sure she will fulfill her duties with diligence and integrity."
Leo Law Firm, LLC serves as counsel to ABC Supply Co., Inc. in acquisition...
ABC Supply Co., Inc. has signed a definitive agreement with Saint-Gobain Delaware Corporation, a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain S.A., to acquire Norandex Building Materials Distribution, Inc., a leading distributor of windows, siding and other exterior building products. The transaction is awaiting clearance under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Acts and is expected to close in late 2015
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings partner named State Bar Real Property, Probate and Trust Section...
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Birmingham partner Beau Byrd has been named chairperson of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Section of the Alabama State Bar (ASB) for 2015-2016. Mr. Byrd, who previously held the role of vice chairperson, will serve as chair for a one-year term.
Balloon Glow in the Gardens at Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Dress up your little ghosts and goblins and come to Bellingrath Gardens for Balloon Glow in the Gardens, an evening of trick-or-treating on the Great Lawn on Saturday, Oct. 24.
Alabama Real Estate Investor Admits to Bid Rigging and Mail Fraud Conspiracies Involving Foreclosed...
A southern Alabama business man has pleaded guilty for his role in conspiracies to rig bids and commit mail fraud at public real estate foreclosure auctions in southern Alabama. Michael P. Barbour admitted to conspiring to fraudulently acquire title to foreclosed properties at artificially low prices by agreeing with others not to bid against each other at public foreclosure auctions in southern Alabama.
Burton Property Group announces Phase II for Foley Square – Ross Dress for Less
Burton Property Group is pleased to announce the ground breaking of Phase II of Foley Square. Ross Dress for Less, the nation's largest off-price apparel and fashion chain, will be the newest addition to the development located at the corner of Pride Drive and Hwy 59 in Foley, AL. Ross is slated to open in Spring 2016. Foley Square is a 94,250 square foot shopping center, anchored by Academy Sports + Outdoors, which opened this past May
Huntsville/Madison County Builders Association hosts Fall Home & Garden Show
The Huntsville/Madison County Builders Association will be hosting the sixth annual Fall Home & Garden Show beginning on Saturday, August 29, through Sunday, August 30th, in the South Hall of the Von Braun Center.
Sirote joins Alabama Center for Real Estate’s corporate cabinet
Sirote & Permutt, P.C., joined the Alabama Center for Real Estate's Corporate Cabinet this month as a commitment to helping the organization disseminate the most up-to-date, relevant real estate industry information statewide. Sirote and other members of the Corporate Cabinet will provide thought leadership and foundational funding to the organization.