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WIRE News through 5/18  Volume 7, Issue 91

WIRE Compliments of ACRE Alabama Cabinet  
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Alabama & the United States
Opportunity Zones - News, Insights & Best Practices
North Alabama - Huntsville, Florence, Gadsden, Muscle Shoals, Cullman
Madison County Welcomes Exciting New Development Projects
Stovehouse Grand Opening Set for May 24
New $50M Wilson Dam project to help power entire Tennessee Valley
Huntsville selected as candidate for Space Command headquarters
Auto supplier DaikyoNishikawa selects Alabama for first US facility
Limestone, Madison Counties Lead State in Capital Investment, Job Creation
North Central - Birmingham-Hoover, Anniston, Walker County
Birmingham, Alabama, Hopes Downtown Revival Provides the Seeds for Lasting Growth
Red Mountain Theatre Company to Develop Arts Campus in Parkside
Too little use means Vestavia Hills YMCA will close
Trussville Redevelopment Authority reports possible violation to the Alabama Ethics Commission
Hoover zoning board recommends changes in Trace Crossings, Blackridge development plans
South Central - Montgomery, Auburn, Lake Martin, Phenix City
   360 Management Welcomes Kari Pierce
   Task force gets feedback from students on housing (S) 
   Multiple projects underway in Prattville 
   Hyundai marks opening of $388 million engine facility in Montgomery
   Project in the works on South Gay Street
   South Alabama fast food chain Foosackly's to open Auburn location
   Dadeville council moves forward on dilapidated buildings, paving
West Alabama - Tuscaloosa
Council approves Stillwater project for north Tuscaloosa
UA gets $1.4M grant to boost business development
Peach Pit Bar & Grill coming to Tuscaloosa's Midtown Village
Meeting set for Lurleen-affected businesses
Panelists to guide $150M in spending for 'Elevate Tuscaloosa'
Wiregrass - Dothan, Troy, Andalusia
Lockheed Martin breaks ground on new Alabama production facility
Some Troy residents will soon be forced to move 
Housing Authority residents express concerns about proposed changes
Gulf Coast - Mobile, Baldwin County, Gulf Shores
Mobile-based Bay Steel Corp. relocating, expanding
Mobile County breaks ground on new soccer complex
Mobile meeting Wednesday on state transportation plans
County approves contentious Fort Morgan subdivision (S)

Education & Networking Opportunities
June 13, 2019
Birmingham, AL

GRI Technology
September 18, 2019
Baldwin County, AL
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Cabinet Member Highlight
Grandbridge Real Estate Capital
Grandbridge Real Estate Capital LLC, based in Charlotte, N.C., is one of the nation's largest full-service commercial real estate finance firms. With  offices located throughout the country, Grandbridge services a growing multi-billion dollar  loan portfolio and provides financing as well as consulting and advisory services for all types of commercial and multifamily real estate on a national basis.

National Scope and Local Expertise

Grandbridge's origination platform is comprised of 200+ highly experienced professionals located across the country. We stand apart from other financial service firms in that we believe that local market expertise, an excellent understanding of the various property types, and in-depth information on the national commercial real estate environment enables us to provide superior capital solutions for our clients.
For current news of Grandbridge, click  here.

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.

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