WIRE News through 7/7   Volume 7, Issue 25
Alabama & the United States
How much does Alabama contribute to the national GDP? (BBJ)
EDPA's Steve Spencer is excited about Alabama's future (AL.com)
How Alabama's unemployment numbers stack up to neighboring states (BBJ)
New report shows high confidence from Alabama businesses (BBJ)
Alabama gets ready for the new space race (AL.com)
4 Things Home Inspectors Don't Often Check
Redfin Files to Raise $100M for IPO
Minor League Baseball's Business Plan
North Alabama - Huntsville, Florence, Gadsden, Muscle Shoals, Cullman
ACRE Report: Gadsden May home sales slip from 2016 (Alabama Newscenter)
ACRE Report: Shoals home sales in May up 13 percent over last year (Alabama Newscenter)
ACRE Report: Athens home sales hit May high, increase from 2016 (Alabama Newscenter)
Fire & Spice expanding food truck to brick-and-mortar restaurant in Huntsville (AL.com)
Frios to open new stand-alone store in Boaz Saturday (AL.com)
Dynetics launches new critical infrastructure company in Huntsville (AL.com)
Milo's opening first Cullman location Thursday (AL.com)
North Central - Birmingham Metro, Anniston, Walker County
ACRE Report: Calhoun County May home sales up 8 percent over a year ago (Alabama Newscenter)
Women's business group opens Birmingham center (BBJ)
Growing realty firm opens Hoover office (AL.com)
Bacon food truck coming to Birmingham (BBJ)
Italian restaurant opening in Birmingham's Pizitz Food Hall (AL.com)
Thomas Friedman headlines EDPA's 'imerge' event Aug. 23 at Alabama Theatre (AL.com)
Birmingham's Robins & Morton set to deliver large Mississippi hospital project
Birmingham builder lands contract for Nashville health project (BBJ)
Big Bet on Birmingham Rolls In
Elyton Hotel, the luxury hotel in the historic Empire Building, announces opening date (AL.com)
Heflin is happening, thanks to Alabama Communities of Excellence (Alabama Newscenter)
Report shows increased delinquency rate on CRE loans (BBJ)
Hoover annexes more land near Trace Crossings (BBJ)
Popular diner chain to open Birmingham location (BBJ)
Cowfish at the Summit aims to hire 135 Wednesday through Saturday (AL.com)
St. Vincent's, BIMA open primary care facility in Vestavia Hills (BBJ)
Sylacauga plant announces expansion (BBJ)
See the progress on Forge coworking space before the August opening on Pizitz' mezzanine (AL.com)
How much Jefferson County residents are saving by refinancing (BBJ)
Birmingham heavy hitters tapped for Alabama Business Hall of Fame (BBJ)
South Central - Montgomery, Auburn, Lake Martin, Phenix City
ACRE Report: Lee County year-to-date home sales through May up compared to 2016 (Alabama Newscenter)
ACRE Report: Montgomery May home sales up to highest point since recession (Alabama Newscenter)
German-based company to bring $12 million aviation-related plant, jobs, to Auburn
Lee County job numbers 5th best in state as unemployment drops
Sizable donation to bring Auburn University a performing arts center (BBJ)
West Alabama - Tuscaloosa
ACRE Report: Tuscaloosa home sales continue to climb in May (Alabama Newscenter)
Tuscaloosa home sales strong in May
Tuscaloosa mayor Walt Maddox announces plans to explore run for Alabama governor
Tuscaloosa may be getting downtown grocery development (AL.com)
Where to eat, drink in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
City mulling dock safety policies on Lake Tuscaloosa
Wiregrass - Dothan, Troy, Andalusia
ACRE Report: Wiregrass May home sales up 5 percent over last year (Alabama Newscenter)
Dothan contractor gets chance at $99 million in federal contracts (AL.com)
AMEA planning solar research facility for Dothan (AL.com)
International Beams investing $20 million in Dothan facility (AL.com)
Gulf Coast - Mobile, Baldwin County, Gulf Shores
ACRE Report: Mobile home prices hold steady, sales slip in May compared to 2016 (Alabama Newscenter)
New Alabama amusement park to open this month (BBJ)
First jobs open for Amazon center being built in Mobile area (AL.com)
Airbus helping to build aerospace futures in Alabama (Alabama Newscenter)
Auburn University breaks ground on Gulf Coast facility (BBJ)
Education & Networking Opportunities
Alabama Real Estate Cram Course
July 18-19; TJC Mortgage,
Alabama Real Estate Management Summit
August 25 @ Burr & Forman (Birmingham) 
More Info
Central Alabama CRE Symposium 
November 17 @ The Harbert Center (Birmingham) 
More Info

News from Alabama's Real Estate Organizations
Cabinet Member Highlight
Capital Growth Properties is a private Real Estate Investment Company working diligently to provide attractive and stable returns for investors through a diverse portfolio of income producing real estate assets.  The Capital Growth Properties portfolio is designed to include retail, medical use real estate, muli-family, office, and industrial/light industrial properties. Our master plan is to create value for our shareholders through a combination of opportunistic acquisition of existing assets, new property ground-up development and bottom line oriented management of assets. A variety of property types, geographic locations, and investment size work together to achieve multiplicity and maximize the return for our investors. 

ACRE Media Partners

ACRE Founding Partners
ACRE's core purpose is to advance the real estate industry in Alabama by providing relevant resources in the areas of research, education and outreach.

Disclaimer:  Some news websites have a limited number of articles the reader can access before being asked to purchase a subscription. Some of these websites routinely show up in the WiRE product. ACRE does not control access to individual stories on news websites. We apologize for any inconvenience.