$70M CityCentre development should be rising by next spring on former downtown Holiday Inn site

  By Steve Doyle | sdoyle@al.com | Follow on Twitter A large hotel-dining-apartment development on the vacant former downtown Holiday Inn site should be under construction early next spring. According to a recently-revised contract with the city, the developers of the $70 million CityCentre at Big Spring project intend to start work first on the hotel and retail

Construction for new, larger Kroger in Madison is under way

By Paul Huggins | phuggins@al.com  Follow on Twitter The Sembler Company has broken ground on Midtown Marketplace, an approximately 114,000-square-foot neighborhood shopping center in Madison. Located at the corner of Browns Ferry Road and Wall Triana Highway, the center will be anchored by an approximately 102,000-square-foot Kroger grocery store, with 12,000 additional square feet of

Huntsville/Madison County area residential sales up 24% in June; YTD sales up 12%

By Alabama Center for Real Estate (ACRE)  Follow on Twitter Click here to view or print the entire June report compliments of the ACRE Corporate Cabinet. Sales: According to the North Alabama MLS, Huntsville/Madison County residential sales totaled 629 units in June, an increase in sales growth of 24.1 percent or 122 units from the same period last year. This represents

Southern Light spending $10M on new fiber-based communications network for Huntsville

By Steve Doyle | sdoyle@al.com  | Follow on Twitter A Southern Light executive says the company plans to spend “north of $10 million” creating anew high-speed, fiber-optic communications network in Huntsville for commercial users. At Thursday night’s City Council meeting, Chief Operating Officer Eric Daniels said Southern Light is already hiring and training people who